20+ Seattle-area restaurants where kids eat cheap or free
Dining out with kids can be challenge enough; it shouldn’t cost an arm and a leg, too. If you’re looking to stretch your family dine-out dollar, here are a bunch of places where kids eat free or super-cheap around Seattle.
Sand Point Grill
5412 Sand Point Way, Seattle
Stop in to Sand Point Grill on a Sunday, Monday or Tuesday between 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m., and two kids (age 12 and under) will be able to eat free with the purchase of one adult entree. Bonus: All kids' meals come with fresh fruit and veggies.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit
It’s Sunday Funday at this barbecue heaven. Kids (age 12 and under) eat free from the kid’s menu on Sundays with a $10 purchase per adult. Dine-in only, not valid with other offers or promotions. Locations include Everett, Bellevue, Bremerton, Gig Harbor, Kent, Port Orchard, Tacoma, Issaquah, Bonney Lake and Puyallup.
This classic Seattle spot offers a deal where kids eat for $1 with the purchase of an adult entree on Sundays. There are locations in University Village, Northgate, Kent and Tacoma, and a brand-new one in Lake Stevens!
Lucia Italian Kitchen and Bar
7102 Woodlawn Ave. N.E.
Parents will love the upscale vibe at this Green Lake spot and the fact that kids (age 10 and under) eat free on Sundays with the purchase of an adult entree.
Big Fish Grill
At Big Fish Grill, kids (age 12 and under) eat free with the purchase of an adult entree from the regular menu. Each kids’ meal comes with milk, juice, or soda, and fresh fruit that can be substituted for fries. Locations in Kirkland, Woodinville and Issaquah.
Teddy’s Bigger Burgers
Woodinville, Green Lake
Craving a juicy burger? Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, kids (age 12 and under) can get a free kid’s combo meal with the purchase of two adult combo meals. A win for everyone! Locations in Woodinville and Green Lake.
Wedgwood Alehouse and Cafe
8515 35th Ave. N.E.
On Mondays and Tuesdays between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m., one kid eats free with the purchase of an adult or kid’s entree at regular price.
Zeeks Pizza, Issaquah
2525 N.E. Park Dr.
If you live in Issaquah and love pizza, you're in luck because the Issaquah Highlands Zeeks locations is the only one where kids (age 12 and under) eat free with the purchase of an adult meal.
On Tuesdays, kids receive one free kid’s meal for every adult entree purchased — and, psst! There are specials on beer for the parents. Locations in Greenwood and Kirkland.
3222A W. McGraw St., Seattle
Magnolia residents can take kiddos (age 12 and under) here between 5 and 8 p.m. to eat free with the purchase of an adult meal. Bonus: there is a play area to keep kids entertained while you wait or give you a few extra minutes to scarf down your meal before they start running wild.
Select locations of this family favorite restaurant are offering a special $1.99 Wednesdays. Purchase your favorite burger, entree, salad or wrap, and your kids will eat for just $1.99. Kid’s meals include the ever-popular Mac It Yours and Red Burger, as well as Corn Doggies and Twirly Pasta — and don’t forget the bottomless fries. Offer is valid for a limited time at participating locations. Dine-in only.
Wednesday evenings at this burger haven are for the kids. From 5 p.m. to close, kids eat free with the purchase of an adult burger. Kids' meals come with a choice or milk or soda and they can choose from a cheeseburger, grilled cheese, mac and cheese, or corn dogs with tater tots. Locations include South Lake Union, Green Lake, Redmond, Bellevue and Gig Harbor.
Zippy’s Giant Burgers
White Center, Georgetown
Kids (age 12 and under) can get a free Zippy the Yum Yum Burger Boy’s Wacky Meal during Wednesday happy hour from 3-6 p.m. One per purchase of a regular burger, side and drink. Dine-in only. Locations in White Center and Georgetown.
Blue Star Cafe and Pub
4512 Stone Way N., Seattle
Hit this Wallingford neighborhood favorite where kids (age 12 and under) eat free from the kid’s menu between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Limited to two kids’ entrees for each adult entree purchased. One meal per child. Parents get a special deal, too: half-off growler fills.
The Bryant Corner Cafe and Bakery
3188 N.E. 65th St., Seattle
This northeast Seattle spot offers free kids meals every Monday, with an adult purchase.
601 S.W. 41st St., Renton
Need to make a run to Ikea? Plan it for a weeknight to avoid crowds and get dinner with the family. Kids (age 12 and under) eat free on Tuesdays when you can get up to two kids meals with the purchase of one adult entree.
Northgate, Kent, Puyallup (coming to Federal Way)
Kids eat free at this Italian restaurant on Thursdays between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. Get up to two free kids’ meals per regular purchased dinner entree.
The Beach Cafe
1170 Carillon Point, Kirkland
Kids eat free on Mondays at this Kirkland spot, part of the Woodmark Hotel on Lake Washington. Stop by any time to get one free kids’ meal with any purchase of an adult entree, and enjoy the view.
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