Where Kids Eat FREE In Sydney

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By: Phoebe Ackland and Hayley Dean, ellaslist

Did you know- there are LOADS of cafes, restaurants and venues across Sydney where children can eat free at specific days and times?! Check out our list, organised by location, and take advantage of the awesome family deals on offer – particularly during these school holidays!

IMPORTANT NOTE: These details are correct at the time of publication (January 2018) but we recommend you check with the cafe/restaurant that they still have a deal in place before you go.


Jamie's Italian: On Pitt Street, Jamie is letting the kids eat free during *school holidays! For every main course ordered, one child can enjoy a meal on the house – selected from the six award-winning dishes from the kids' menu, all made with fresh produce and served with a shake-me salad, dessert and a drink.  BOOK NOW.  *Dates vary and don't always align exactly with school holidays so be sure to check on booking.

Sydney Tower Buffet: With every adult meal purchased during lunch and dinner service on Mondays and Tuesdays, children aged 3-12 years eat FREE, watching amazing revolving city skyline views all year round. During NSW school holiday periods, kids eat free for lunch and dinner on Mondays-Thursdays.  On top of this amazing offer, all kids receive a FREE Busy Nippers Activity Box containing a 16 page activity booklet, character combat collectible cards, colourful stickers and crayons.

Shelbourne Hotel: Kids eat free on Saturday evenings between 5 and 8pm with any Grill or Main meal purchased from our dinner menu. Live acoustic music in the beer garden too!

RASHAYS: Recently renovated and expanded inside Harbourside Shopping Centre, Sunday is funday at Rashays WHERE KIDS EAT FREE ALL DAY EVERY DAY AT EVERY RASHAYS IN SYDNEY!

sydney tower buffet Source: Sydney Tower Buffet

Eastern Suburbs

Queens Park Shed: The ultimate cafe and children’s playground mix, where kids eat free on Fridays during NSW school holidays. It's one free kids meal to every adult meal ordered. 

The Beresford: One kid's meal is free per each paying adult from Monday-Thursday. On Monday nights during the warmer months, they even host family movie nights under the stars!

qp shed

Source: Queens Park Shed

Fratelli Fresh: Kids under 12 eat free every Sunday! This school holiday (until 31st January) kids eat free Monday to Friday 12-3pm. There are Fratelli Fresh locations in Potts Point, Crows Nest, Walsh Bay, and Alexandria. 

Watson’s Bay Hotel: Kids eat free every Sunday between 5-7pm with a main-paying adult!

watsons bay

Source: Watson’s Bay Boutique Hotel

Greater Western Sydney

Colyton Hotel: Become a Club 4 Kids member and kids will eat free every Sunday, all day long (with the puchase of an adult meal) plus there are jumping castles and face painting too!

colyton hotel

Source: True Local/ Colyton Hotel

Pioneer Tavern: Kids eat free with a main meal purchased Friday, Saturday & Sunday nights from 4pm.

Blue Cattle Dog Hotel: Family friendly Bluey's bistro in St Clair, where kids eat free all day Sunday with every adult meal purchased.

Club Marconi: Kids eat free for dinner every paying adult on Wednesdays in The Piazza from 5-9pm! There’s usually fun events on at the Kids Corner, like pizza making and workshops and discos! (kids must be under 12 years of age.

Source: Blue Cattle Hotel

Quakers Inn: Kids eat free on Monday nights at Sawmillers Restaurant when an adult purchases a main meal! A clown is also here from 6:30pm to keep the kids entertained!

NBC Sports Club: In Northmead, kids eat free Monday nights, with a paying adult. 

Silver Spur Steak Ranch: Penrith venue offering a kids play area and kids eat free deal Monday and Tuesdays (after 11am) with an accompanying adult meal. Kids must be under 12.

Penrith Panthers: Kids eat free after 5pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays with every adult meal purchased from the Grill Menu. 

Inner West

Summer Hill Hotel: Kid's meals are free on Saturday and Sunday during lunch and dinner service with every adult meal purchase!

Horse And Jockey Hotel: One of the best on the list! Kids eat free at this family-friendly venue when adults order a main meal, EVERY DAY of the week!

Canada Bay Club: On Tuesday nights (6.30-9.30pm), members’ kids eat free and enjoy free games on selected machines at The Family Brasserie!

Croydon Park HotelKids eat free Sundays, with any main meal purchase.

Our Place on Darling: Every night between 5:30-6:30 Kids eat free PLUS they eat free on Sunday if they finish their quiz in time. One free meal per dining adult.

Club Five Dock: Members Kids eat free on Tuesday nights with an accompanying adult main meal. All Children under 12 receive a free kids popper.

Booth Street Bistro: In Annandale on Tues, Wed, Thurs and Sun between 6pm to 6:30pm kids eat free with accompanying adult meal.

five dock

Source: Event Finda/Club Five Dock

North Shore/ Northern Beaches

Bovine Brasserie: Kids eat free Sunday-Thursday with any adult meal, plus they get a free drink and an ice cream. 

Lodge Tapas: 1 Child Eats Free From The Kids Menu When 1 Adult Orders 1 Main Course from their A La Carte Menu.


Source: Bovine Brasserie

Great Northern Hotel: On Sundays, children under 15 eat free! Each child is entitled to one children’s meal when purchasing in a group of at least one paying adult.

Berowra Village Tavern: Kids eat free in this Berowra Heights venue on Thursday nights. You’ll love the indoor playground that keeps them busy, and they’ll love the free gift that comes with their kids meal when they join the Club 4 Kids program.

Ironbark Woodfired Pizza Restaurant and Cafe: In Manly, kids under 8 years of age eat free every night before 6.30pm with a paying adult. 

The Bored Monkey: Kids eat free all day Sunday-Thursday and Friday/Saturday if you're out by 7pm.

North West

Hogs Breath Cafe: The Castle Hill venue offers free kids meals all day Mondays and Tuesdays! The Hoggies menu is uber kid friendly, with complimentary scoops of ice cream and a juice or soft drink.

Pandora’s Restaurant: In Rouse Hill, Tuesday night is family night with when kids eat free! Awesome Italian menu with an Aussie twist.

The Hills Club: In Baulkham Hills, kids eat free on Sundays. Order a main meal from the main Menu or Specials Board and receive a free kids meal of your choice.

Ettamogah Hotel: Super child-friendly venue In Kellyville with an awesome play area. Join the Club 4 Kids program for the kids eat free deal on Thursday nights. They have tables close to the childrens play gym, rock wall and jumping castles for parents to watch their kids play.

Vikings Sports Club: In Dundas Valley, this extremely child friend club offers a Kids eat free deal every Monday and Tuesday night. Offer valid with every adult’s meal purchased and is valid for Kids Club Members only. There is a baby Vikings and little Vikings play area featuring two premium soft play areas, arcade games, air hockey, colouring-in activities and a dedicated TV for Nickelodeon lovers.


Source: Ettamogah Hotel

South Sydney

Gymea Hotel: Kids eat free at Lily’s Bistro on Saturday and Sunday lunchtimes plus jumping castle every Sunday between 12-4pm.

Bangor Tavern: Kids eat free all day on Sundays! 

The Shed: At this Hurstville cafe, kids eat free on Monday night from 5-9pm. 

The Firehouse Grill Mortdale: Kids eat free every Sunday with every mail meal over $20.

the shed

Source: Yelp/The Shed, Hurstville

South West

The Bradbury: Kids eat free for lunch and dinner service Monday-Thursday! Sunday is also a great time to go- Free Sunday Funday from 12-3pm boasts alternating live shows, Roaming Performances, Balloon Animals, Face Painting, Craft Activities, jumping castle, popcorn and ice blocks, a huge playground and so much more!

The Warwick: At Warwick Fram, Kids eat free every Sunday.

Sizzler: During different times of the year, Kids under 12 years eat free salad bar with an adult meal. Be sure to keep an eye on their facebook page and website

The Lone Star Rib House: Kids eat free all day all school holidays. Warwick Farm, Tuggerah, Shellharbour, Blacktown, Kotara, Top Ryde and McGraths Hill.

Source: The Bradbury Facebook

Does your favourite venue not make the list? Comment below and we’ll add it!

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Melanie Zammit

Jan 16 2018

Mejico at Westfield Miranda - during school holidays kids eat DIY tacos free with every paying adult.



Sep 29 2017

Hi there! rozzi's italian in Stocklands Merrylands does kids eat free Sunday after 3pm. Yummy italian food in a casual family friend environment


Emma otoole

Feb 05 2017

This is not for a kids eat free but rather an amazing cafe called makers loft in cammeray! It's a cafe acraft space, party venue hire, after school creative activities , school holiday activities and adult classes! I haven't seen many around in Sydney. The staff are so so lovely two. Run by two sisters! Highly recommend! http://www.makersloft.com.au



Oct 28 2016

Soul Origin does free babycinos as well


Hannah smith

Oct 02 2016

The Warwick at Warwick Farm



Sep 30 2016

Two more to add to the list are: * Vikings Sports Club in Dundas Valley - kids eat free on Monday and Tuesday nights and there is a separate family area which has two climbing play gyms, air hocky and other arcade games. * Hotel Seven Hills - kids eat free on Monday and Tuesday nights and there is a great indoor play area, glassed off.



Sep 30 2016

georges cafe in Burwood