SoCal Veterans Treated to Free Breakfast; Specials at Restaurants

Across Southern California, people took time out Monday to thank active and retired members of the U.S. military for their service.

Veterans-Breakfast

High school cadets participate in the Veterans Day breakfast, Inglewood, Nov. 11, 2013 (KTLA)

One Veterans Day gathering in Inglewood included a free breakfast.

The group U.S. VETS sponsored the breakfast at its facility and treated hundreds of people to a hearty meal.

U.S.VETS is the nation’s largest nonprofit provider of comprehensive services to homeless and at-risk veterans and is dedicated to the successful transition of military veterans and their families.

The breakfast started to get underway at 8:45 a.m. at 733 South Hindry Avenue, Inglewood, CA 90301.

Below is a list of local restaurants offering Veterans Day Specials:

Denny’s has all-you-can-eat stacks of buttermilk pancakes

Farrells has a special red, white and blue thank you sundae for military personnel and veterans

Krispy Kreme is giving away a free doughnut and small coffee to veterans

7-Eleven is offering free slurpees

California Pizza Kitchen is giving away free pizzas