Kids Eat Free at Local Austin Restaurants

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We’re fortunate in Austin to have so many locally owned restaurants with delicious food for an affordable price. To top that off, many of these scrumptious establishments offer Kids Eat Free specials. Here are our top picks for free kids meals in Austin. These are (for the most part) local businesses that offer free meals to kids ages 12 and under with very few menu restrictions. We recommend that you call to confirm the offer before heading out to eat.

  • Big Daddy’s Burgers & Bar – Kids eat free on Wednesday from 5 to 8 pm, with the purchase of an adult entree.
  • Blue Corn Harvest Grill (Cedar Park) – Kids eat free all day on Monday, with the purchase of an adult meal.
  • Central Market – North Lamar location: Kids eat free on Tuesdays from 5 to 8 pm, with the purchase of an adult entree. Westgate location: kids eat free on Wednesdays from 5 to 9 pm, with the purchase of an adult entree.
  • Dickey’s BBQ Pit – Kids under 12 eat free all day on Sunday, with the purchase of an adult meal.
  • El Rincon (Pflugerville) Kids 12 and under eat free on Monday from 5-9 pm with purchase of an adult meal.
  • Estancia Churrascaria – Kids 6 and under eat free daily. Kids 7-12 years old are half price.
  • The Frisco – Kids eat free every day after 5 pm with the purchase of an adult entree.
  • Gusto Italian kitchen + wine bar – Kids can enjoy a free kids’ meal from 4 to 10 pm on Sundays, with the purchase of an adult meal.
  • Kerbey Lane Cafe – Kids eat free all day on Tuesday with the purchase of an adult entree. All locations.
  • Olive & June – Kids under 12 eat free at Olive & June’s Sunday dinner from 5 to 9 pm, with the purchase of an adult fixed price dinner meal.
  • Opal Divine’s – Kids 12 and under eat free on Saturdays from 10 am to 3 pm, with the purchase of an adult entree.
  • Sazon – Kids 12 and under can enjoy a free kids’ meal all day Wednesday, with the purchase of an adult entree.
  • Slab BBQ & Beer – Kids under 12 eat free on Wednesday from 4 pm to closing time.
  • The Blind Squirrel (Round Rock) – Kids can select a free kids’ meal all day Saturday with the purchase of an adult sandwich.
  • Texadelphia Sunset Valley – Kids can select a free kids’ meal after 4 pm on Mondays, with the purchase of an adult meal and drink.
  • Tres Amigos South – Kids can select a free kids’ meal from the Los Ninos menu on Mondays between 4 and 8 pm, with the purchase of an adult entree.

About the author: Amy Hardison moved to Austin in September of 2001.  She was born and raised in Manassas, Virginia, home of the first and second battles of of Manassas during the American Civil War, and sadly, Lorena and John Bobbitt.  After graduating from William & Mary in Virginia and a 15-year career working mainly for startups, Amy took a break from full-time work to focus her family.  She and her husband Michael have 2 children – Ruby, 5 ½, and Max, almost 2.  Amy enjoys traveling with and without her children, cooking new foods and trying new restaurants, competitive swing dancing, and learning new ways to keep her son Max from destroying her house.