OKLAHOMA CITY - This Friday is Veterans Day and local Olive Gardens and LongHorn Steakhouses plan to show their appreciation.

Olive Garden will offer a free entrée for a special menu to veterans as well as those on active-duty. The entrees also include soup or salad and breadsticks.

LongHorn Steakhouse will give away a free appetizer or dessert with no purchase necessary and no restrictions to anyone with military ID. They'll also give a 10 percent discount off dine-in tickets.