You hear about many cafes, restaurants and venues across Sydney where children can eat free at specific days and times - but where are they? Check out this list to make sure you aren't missing out on free kids meals in 2018!
Here are 20 establishments (in alphabetical order) where kids can eat free in Sydney in 2018:
1. Beach Burrito Company 252 Campbell Parade, Bondi Deal: One free kids meal from the kids menu When: Every day between 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm and all-day Wednesday when a main meal is purchased Why: Exceptional Mexican cuisine at an affordable price.
2.The Bored Monkey 1304 Pittwater Rd, Narrabeen Deal: Kids 12 and under eat free When: Valid when purchased with a main meal at lunch or dinner, Sunday-Thursday and Friday/Saturday if you're out by 7:00 pm. Why: A sleek, spacious restaurant with live music and a relaxed vibe.
3.The Bradbury 96 The Parkway Bradbury Deal: Kids under 12 eat free When: Monday to Thursday! Valid with one full priced adult meal Why: Huge playground for kids
4. Club Five Dock 66 Great North Road, Five Dock Deal: Member's kids 12 and under eat free When: Tuesdays, 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm with the purchase of any full-priced main meal receive one free meal from the petite menu. Why: Functions, events, food & beverage, huge Dockers Sports bar, live entertainment, promotions, giveaways, child facilities which includes a children's playground and kids changing room.
5. The Como Hotel 35 Cremona Road, Como Deal: Kids under 12 eat free When: Every Sunday night from 5:00 pm Why: A great spot to come and dine for any occasion. With an extensive courtyard and gazebo area that gives a spectacular view of Scylla Bay, it's a perfect place for a family meal.
6.Essen Café and Restaurant 54 Queen Street, Campbelltown Deal: Kids 12 and under eat free When: Every Monday 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm Why: Friendly, spacious cafe & restaurant located in the heart of Campbelltown. You can read my review of this venue here
7.Ettamogah Hotel Cnr Merriville & Windsor Rds, Kellyville Ridge Deal: Kids 12 and under eat dinner free When: Every Thursday night with every adult main course purchased, plus free kids rock-climbing. Why: Super child-friendly venue with a jumping castle, rock climbing, pool tables, its own arcade room and play gym.
8. Fratelli Fresh Various locations: Alexandria, Bridge St. CBD, Crows Nest, Macquarie St. CBD, Walsh Bay, Westfield Sydney. Deal: Kids under 12 eat free When: Every Sunday. Must be accompanied by minimum one paying adult. Max 4 kids per table. Why: From pizza to pasta there's something to keep even the fussiest of eaters happy. There are colouring sheets & pencils plus free face painting every Sunday, 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm.
9.Horse & Jockey Hotel 70 Parramatta Rd, Homebush Deal: Kids under 12 eat free When: When adults order a main meal, every day of the week. (Not including nightly specials) Why: Plenty of entertainment in a family-friendly venue.
10. Ironbark Woodfired Pizza Restaurant and Cafe 208 Pittwater Road, Manly Deal: Kids under 8 years of age eat free When: Valid every day before 6.30 pm. One kids main meal per adult main meal. Maximum of 4 free kids meals per table. Why: Simple, fresh food and a vibrant but laid-back atmosphere.
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11. Jamison Hotel 186 Smith St, Penrith Deal: Kids 12 and under eat free When: Monday to Friday, with purchase of any full priced meal. Why: Being a family friendly hotel, everyone in the family can enjoy their time here.
12. Mike's Grill & Bar Engadine Club Engadine RSL,1029 Old Princes Highway, Engadine Deal: Kids under 12 years eat dinner free When: Sundays with any main meal purchased over $20 Why: Grilled meat and seafood, plus pasta and pizza, in a smart space with floor-to-ceiling windows
13. Our Place on Darling 225 Darling Street Balmain Deal: Kids 12 and under eat free When: Every night between 5.30 pm - 6.30 pm. One free meal per dining adult. Why: Alfresco indoor dining plus a free Sundae for kids who finish their quiz on time.
14. Parkway Hotel 5 Frenchs Forest Rd, Frenchs Forest Deal: Kids 10 and under eat free When: Every Friday night and Saturday day with any main meal purchased Why: There's an array of facilities and entertainment areas for everyone to enjoy
15. Potts Point Hotel 33-35 Darlinghurst Rd, Potts Point Deal: Kids 12 and under eat free When: Saturday and Sundays, until 8:00 pm & maximum of 2 children per adult ordering a main meal Why: Exciting interior and impressive menu. You can read my review on this venue here
16.Shelbourne Hotel 200 Sussex Street, Sydney Deal: Kids 12 and under eat free When: Free kids meal with any main meal purchased from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Saturdays Why: The new kids menu and live acoustic music. Cheap eats in the heart of the city.
17. Spur Steakhouse Silver Spur - 123 Mulgoa Road, Panthers Complex, Penrith & Mustang Spur Steak Ranch Macarthur Square Shopping Centre, Kellicar Road, Ambervale Deal: Kids 12 and under eat free When: Monday and Tuesdays, from 11:00 am. 1 kids meal per main-meal ordering adult. (excludes starters and desserts.) Why: A warm, relaxed, family-friendly environment with a play area for children.
18.The Summer Hill Hotel 1 Lackey St, Summer Hill Deal: Kids 12 and under eat free When: Saturday and Sunday lunch and dinner. One free kids meal per purchased main meal over $15. Why: A great place for family dining.
19.Sydney Tower Buffet Westfield Centre (Level 4), entrance between Pitt and Castlereagh Streets. Deal: Kids 12 and under eat free When: Monday and Tuesdays for lunch and dinner all year round and Mondays to Thursdays during NSW School Holidays. Why: Enjoy a culinary feast while revolving 360 degrees at the highest buffet in Sydney. It's the perfect family-friendly experience. Plus, all kids receive a free Busy Nippers Activity Box.
20.Watson's Bay Boutique Hotel 1 Military Rd, Watsons Bay Deal: Kids 12 and under eat free When: Every Sunday between 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm with a main meal-paying adult Why: Dine while overlooking Sydney's spectacular harbour.
Hope you enjoy this list of free meals for kids in Sydney! Do you know any other free meals for kids in Sydney?