Free and discounted food and drink for Veteran’s Day

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 8:30am

    Local businesses and restaurants are honoring veterans and active-duty military personnel today, November 11. Here is a list of places offering deals on their social media channels. Best to confirm with each business prior to visiting. Typically proof of service, such as a military ID, VA cards, and veteran organization membership cards, can be used.

    The Waterworks Restaurant (Rockland): A whiskey and bacon special with two free slices of bacon when you order whiskey. Also: 15% off your meal.

    Rio’s Spiked Café (Searsport): Veterans get 10% off their bill and will donate all profits from Veteran’s Day to AMVETS.

    Eclipse of the Pearl (Rockland): 50% discount on appetizer.

    Papa Jacks, food stand (Warren): Discounted meal and free beverage.

    Street Food 330 (Rockport): One free Americana burrito.

    Applebees Grill and Restaurant (Thomaston): A free entree off a special menu such as a bacon cheeseburger, chicken tenders platter, fiesta lime chicken, a six-ounce sirloin, double crunch shrimp, chicken penne or oriental chicken salad.

    Dunkin Donuts (Midcoast): A free donut of your choice. For orders placed in-store only.

    Here is a list of other national chain restaurants and food businesses offering discounts on November 11.

    If any bar or restaurant in the Midcoast is offering a discount, please email us with your business name, website URL, and description of your offer.

    Kay Stephens can be reached at