TA & Petro offer free meals to Veterans on Nov. 11


TravelCenters of America Inc., operator of the TA, Petro Stopping Centers and TA Express travel center network, will serve invites all active-duty military, veterans and reservists a complimentary meal on Veterans Day, Wednesday, Nov. 11.

Anyone who has served in the armed forces can receive a complimentary meal of their choice by showing proof of service to their restaurant server prior to ordering. Proof of service includes: U.S. Uniformed Services ID card, current Leave and Earnings Statement, veterans organization membership card, photograph in uniform, DD214 form, a citation or commendation.

The offer is good at participating quick service restaurants and at Country Pride and Iron Skillet locations.

“We’re honored to serve many active-duty and veteran military every day and it’s important to us that we recognize those who have fought for our freedom,” said Barry Richards, president of TA. “Veterans Day is the perfect opportunity to give back and show our appreciation and respect to all who have served.”

Guests may also see Fallen Soldier Tables on display at Country Pride or Iron Skillet restaurants on Veterans Day. This single place setting at an empty table is the way many restaurants remember and honor the sacrifices of those who gave their lives during military service.