Places Kids Eat Free

places where kids eat free

Most people enjoy going out to eat from time-to-time. There’s no mess to clean in the kitchen, no hassle and, for the most part, it is usually a great experience. Going out to eat with the family can get pricey though, which is why many restaurants have begun to offer days where kids eat free.

Places Kids Eat Free

This started years ago. Sit-down restaurants wanted to offer an incentive for families to come into the restaurant during the week (usually their slower days). Now, most restaurants have days of the week where kids eat free but what are they?

  1. Applebee’s: Kids eat free one day each week. The day of the week may vary by location and is available at participating locations only.
  2. Bennigan’s: Similar to Applebee’s, Bennigan’s offers a free meal for kids on a select day of the week. The day and availability may vary location-to-location.
  3. Backyard Burgers: Kids eat free on Tuesdays with the purchase of an adult combo meal.
  4. Bob Evans: Tuesdays are the day to get a free kids meal at Bob Evans (after 4 p.m. with the purchase of an adult meal).
  5. Captain D’s: Kids eat free at Captain D’s on Thursdays. The deal is good from open to close and you can get two free kid’s meals per paying adult.
  6. Chick-fil-A: On Tuesdays, kids eat free from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Chick-fil-A. This must be purchased with an adult meal. It should also be noted that some Chick-fil-A locations charge $0.99 for their discounted kids meal.
  7. Ci-Ci’s Pizza: Kids under three eat free every day at Ci-Ci’s.
  8. Culver’s: All children get a free frozen custard with the purchase of a meal every day.
  9. Denny’s: Kids eat free on Tuesdays from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. You can get two free kids meals with the purchase of one adult meal. (At some locations, kids eat free at Denny’s on Saturdays as well.)
  10. Firehouse Subs: Hit your local Firehouse Subs location on Wednesday. Kids eat free all day with the purchase of an adult combo meal.
  11. Fuddruckers: On Mondays between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m., kids eat free at Fuddruckers.
  12. Hooters: Hooters offers kids a free meal from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m. on Sunday.
  13. IHOP: IHOP offers various days when kids eat free. Check out the company’s Facebook page for regular updates on when the next “kids eat free” day will be.
  14. Lone Star Steakhouse: If you want a nice dinner out, you can feed the kids for free at Lone Star on Tuesdays. You can get up to two kid’s meals free with the purchase of one adult meal.
  15. Maggiano’s Little Italy: Kids eat free on Saturdays (only kids under 5).
  16. Moe’s Southwest Grill: Kids eat free at Moe’s on Tuesdays (one free meal per paying adult).
  17. On the Border: Your child can get a free sundae with the purchase of a meal every day at On the Border.
  18. Perkins: Kids eat free on Tuesdays at Perkins with the purchase of an adult meal.
  19. Pizza Hut: Your child can eat for free all day Tuesday at Pizza Hut.
  20. Qdoba: Kids eat free on Sundays and Wednesdays.
  21. Red Robin: Red Robin offers a free kid’s meal on Mondays for children 10 and under.
  22. Steak n’ Shake: Kids eat free all day Sunday (with the purchase of a $9+ adult entree).

For the most part, the deals and freebies mentioned above are only valid for children ages 12 and under. Some locations may have different restrictions so, if you’re wondering about any of these, in particular, give the restaurant a call!

Have any places kids eat free that we should add to the list? Let us know!

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