ST. LOUIS — Several restaurants and businesses across the St. Louis area are celebrating Veterans Day with discounts and freebies this week.
Here's a roundup of everything veterans can take advantage of on Veterans Day:
Bandana's BBQ: Free Budget Buster Meal for veterans and active military on Wednesday. Must show valid military ID or proof of service.
BLT's -- Breakfast and Lunch Tacos: Veterans get 25% off dine-in meals and a free order of chips and salsa, and 15% off carry-out orders placed by phone or in person. Veterans and active military duty also get 10% off year-round.
Chillax Tap & Co.: 50% full pours on Wednesday.
City Coffee & Creperie: Veterans receive 20% off purchase on Wednesday.
Drunken Fish: Buy one, get one free meal on Wednesday by entering promo code VETSDAY online. Minimum $20 purchase required and order must be placed for pickup.
Duke's BBQ Shack: 50% off meals for veterans all day.
Dunkin': One free donut for veterans and active military guests, while supplies last.
iHOP: Locations across the country -- including O'Fallon, Missouri -- are offering free Red, White and Blueberry Pancakes to veterans and active-duty military at dine-in locations Wednesday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Call ahead to your local restaurant to check if it is participating.
Kokomo Joe's: Veterans and active duty service members show ID and receive 25% off escape rooms, arcade, food and drink on Wednesday.
Lion's Choice: Receive a free Original Roast Beef sandwich by identifying yourself as an active or retired service member at checkout or presenting the Veterans Day coupon that will be posted on Lion's Choice social media accounts. Lion’s Choice also has a standing 20% discount daily for veterans, active-duty military, first responders and health care workers. Guests can request the discount at check-out with a valid ID.
Picasso's Coffee House: Complementary coffee for veterans on Wednesday.
Red Lobster: Free appetizer or desert from select menu for veterans and active-duty military who present military ID on Wednesday.
Six Flags Veteran's Weekend: Veterans receive free admission on Nov. 14 and 15 if they show their valid Military ID at the gate. Accompanying friends and family can buy a ticket online for $24.99 and must make a reservation.
Smoothie King: Free 20 oz. smoothie with military ID on Wednesday.
Steve's Hot Dogs: Show military ID on Wednesday and receive 50% off dine-in or carry-out meal from 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
St. Louis Wheel: Veterans can ride the wheel for free on Wednesday. Active military and anyone who goes to the wheel with a veteran gets a 20% discount. Ticket prices for children remain the same.
Sugar and Slice Bakery on Main: One free treat of your choice when you show your military ID on Wednesday.
Sunny's Cantina: Free entree for veterans on Wednesday. The restaurant is also donating 5% of all November sales to Dogs for Our Brave, which provides professionally trained service dogs for free to veterans who have suffered a debilitating injury or illness while in service.
Upshot Coffee: Free breakfast sandwich with any coffee purchase on Wednesday.