Where can kids eat free? If you find yourself wondering, I have created the Ultimate List of restaurants where kids eat free. This is a list where kids eat free whether it be a certain day of the week or any day.
Eating out can be expensive. So, if you have kids, you know taking advantage of your child eating for free is a plus. Especially if all they do is nibble and say they are not hungry.
Pro Tip: Always call or check with your local restaurant to ensure they honor these free kid meals below. Sometimes you will run into a restaurant that does not honor the kids eat free promotion. Learn how to save money when eating out!
More Freebies to Snag
Kids Eat Free
At Applebee’s kids 12 and under can eat Free on Tuesday, with the purchase of a full-price adult entree. Depending on your location the day might be different than Tuesday.
Arooga’s allows kids to eat free on Monday’s when you purchase an adult entree to go with it. This is at select locations so make sure to call ahead of time.
3.) Arriba Mexican Grill
Arriba’s will allow kids to eat free on Sunday’s! You get 1 free kid meal per paying adult who purchased a full-size adult entree.
4.) Black Eyed Peas
When you buy one adult entree at Black Eyed Peas you get one free item off the kid’s menu on Tuesdays. Your child does have to be under the age of 12, and this is only valid for dinners after 5 pm.
5.) Bob Evans
Tuesday’s at Bob Evans kids eat free for dinner (after 4 pm) with purchase of an adult entree.
Bennigan’s allows you to have 1 free kid meal per adult on Tuesday’s after 5 pm. This is for any child under the age of 12.
7.) Back Yard Burgers
With the purchase of a combo at Back Yard Burgers you are eligible for one free kid’s meal.
8.) Chick Fil A
Chick Fil A offers that on Tuesday’s kid can eat free between 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Some chains will charge $0.99 and it won’t be free. So make sure to call ahead to check.
This isn’t a full meal, but with the purchase of a kid’s meal, Culver’s will give each child gets a free custard after their meal.
10.) Captain D’s
At select Captain D’s locations, you can get 2 free kid meals per 1 adult purchase. This offer is also only valid when you dine-in, not for carryout orders.
11.) Double Daves
Double Daves allows when you buy one Adult buffet a child can eat for free. This is one free child per adult.
Denny’s allows up to 2 free kid’s meals per adult entree order. This is valid for Tuesday’s only’s, and valid at only select Denny Restaurants.
13.) Dickey’s Barbecue Pit
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit offers free kid’s meals with a free drink as well on Sundays. This is per 1 adult purchasing a meal.
14.) East Coast Wings
East Coast Wings on Wednesday offers a free kids meal with an adult purchase from 3:30 to closing.
15.) Famous Dave’s
Famous Dave’s allows Tuesday a day of kids eating free! This is only valid for in-store use only, and you much purchase an adult entree to be eligible.
16.) Firehouse Subs
Wednesday Evening at Firehouse Subs you can get up to 2 free kid meals per 1 adult entree. You just have to have the two kids present for the offer.
Hooters will offer free meals from 11am-11pm on Sunday’s with purchase of your adult entree.
Love pancakes? Head over to IHOP, and score free kid meals every day of the week from 4-10 pm with adult purchase.
IKEA allows up to 2 kid meals per 1 adult entree purchase. Kids have to be there to get the offer. This is open to Tuesday’s only.
20.) Johnny Rockets
Johnny Rockets is another option for you. From 4-8 on Tuesday and Thursday’s kids can eat free and get a free drink with adult purchase.
21.) Jason’s Deli
Head out to Jason’s Deli and get a free kids meal when an adult purchases a regular full-priced meal.
22.) Lonestar Steakhouse
Lonestar offers free kids meal with adult purchase on Tuesdays! You can get up to two meals per 1 adult entree.
On Wednesday, kids under 10 at Luby’s can eat for free with the purchase of an adult meal.
24.) Marie Callender’s
Tuesday’s and Saturdays you can head into Marie Callender’s and let kids eat free. This is with the purchase of an adult beverage and a drink is not included in this offer.
25.) Moe’s Grill
Moe’s allows 1 free kid meal on Tuesday’s with adult purchase. Children need to be 12 years of age or under to qualify.
26.) Maggiano’s Little Italy
Kids under 5 eat free on Saturday’s at Maggiano’s Little Italy, with purchase of an adult entree.
Monday’s at Norm’s kids can eat for free with the purchase of an adult meal. This offer is from noon to 10 pm each day.
O’Charley’s allows kids to eat free any day of the week, with purchase of an adult meal. This is for dine-in only.
29.) Pizza Street
If you live near a Pizza Street, you can head out on Tuesday for dinner. This is for kids ages 4-9 and from 4-9pm. This is only to cheese pizza and has to be paired with a pizza purchase.
30.) Planet Subs
Planet Subs allows kids to eat for free on Tuesday’s with purchase of an adult of course. This is for 4 pm to close.
Tuesday’s you can go to Shari’s from 10 am- 11 pm and eat for free with the purchase of an adult meal.
31.) Steak ‘n Shake
Steak ‘n Shake offers a great deal on weekends. Saturday’s and Sunday’s if an adult purchases $9 or more they can get a free kid meal with the purchase. This is for dine-in only.
32.) Texas Roadhouse
Reach out to your Texas Roadhouse and see if they participate. Select stores will have a special day of a week where a child can eat for free with adult purchase.
33.) White Castle
Sunday’s from 4-8pm kids can go to White Castle and eat free with an adult purchase of $4 or more.