California Pizza Kitchen Honors U.S. Military Servicemen and Women with Special Veterans Day Menu

Veterans and active members of the United States military are invited
to enjoy a complimentary pizza, salad or pasta

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–California Pizza Kitchen (CPK), the authority in creative dining with a
California vibe, thanks and honors members of the U.S. military past and
present with a complimentary meal this Veterans Day. On Wednesday, Nov.
11, CPK invites veterans and active military to enjoy a complimentary
entrée from a special Veterans Day Menu at all participating California
Pizza Kitchen restaurants nationwide.*

“We are grateful each and every day to the men and women of our
military, past and present, for their incredible sacrifice and heroism
in serving our country,” said G.J. Hart, CEO of California Pizza
Kitchen. “This Veterans Day gives us an opportunity to honor their
tremendous commitment to serving others. From all of us at California
Pizza Kitchen, our deepest thanks and appreciation to you, and please,
be our guest.”

The special Veterans Day menu includes the following entrées:

The Original BBQ Chicken:
CPK’s legendary BBQ sauce, smoked Gouda, red onions and cilantro baked
atop hand-tossed dough transform this original to iconic.
Fresh pineapple, Applewood-smoked ham and silvered scallions.
Pepperoni Sausage:
Cremini mushrooms, rustic pepperoni, spicy
Italian sausage, fresh torn basil, Mozzarella and wild Greek oregano.
A combination of rustic and spicy pepperoni with fresh Mozzarella and
wild Greek oregano.
Five Cheese + Fresh
Fresh Mozzarella, Monterey Jack, smoked Gouda, and
Romano cheeses with fresh tomato and basil.
We used to call this pizza the ‘Traditional Cheese,’
but after adding two more cheeses to our hand-tossed crust, it’s not
traditional. It’s exceptional!

Thai Crunch:
Fresh, crisp veggies and cilantro with chicken and the crunch of
peanuts, wontons and rice sticks. Tossed in Thai peanut dressing.
Napa and red cabbage, lettuce, chicken and wontons
tossed with scallions, cilantro, sesame seeds and hoisin ginger
The Original BBQ Chicken
Black beans, sweet corn, jicama, fresh cilantro and
basil, crispy corn tortilla strips, Monterey Jack and CPK’s housemade
herb ranch dressing, topped with BBQ chicken, fresh tomatoes and
Classic Caesar: With
shaved Parmesan and housemade garlic butter croutons.
Roasted turkey breast, julienned salami, garbanzo
beans, tomatoes, Mozzarella and fresh basil tossed in mustard herb

Garlic Cream Fettuccine
with Chicken:
Roasted garlic Parmesan cream sauce with fresh
Italian parsley.
Kung Pao Spaghetti with
CPK’s twist on a Chinese classic, with garlic,
scallions, peanuts and hot red chilies.
Slowly simmered traditional meat sauce sprinkled
with Parmesan and parsley.

*Dine-in only. No substitutions. Diners must come in uniform or show
military ID or other proof of service. Offer available at participating
locations. Not valid at locations in airports, stadiums, the Mirage
Hotel in Las Vegas, Guam or international locations.

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About California Pizza Kitchen

In 1985, California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) opened its first restaurant in
Beverly Hills and introduced diners to innovative California-style
pizza. Since then, CPK has launched what has become a global brand known
for creative California cuisine. Today, CPK is approaching 300
restaurants in 15 countries and 217 cities around the world and has
served over 15 million pizzas to more than 43 million guests. Dedicated
to a unique dining experience, CPK is now introducing its Next Chapter
featuring reimagined menus, open kitchens, and unique renovations in all
restaurants across the country. For more information on California Pizza
Kitchen, visit


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