Going out to eat can be pretty expensive – especially when you’re taking the whole family out with you. But at these restaurants, your kids can eat in style – without it costing your bank account. Double check with the restaurant before heading out to be sure they are still offering these deals!
48 North Pizzeria. On Sundays at this North Portland artisan pizzeria known for hand-crafted pies, kids under 10 can get a free cheese or pepperoni kid’s pizza. Limit one pizza per kid with the purchase of any regular priced pie. 8801 N. Lombard St.
Amalfi’s. Open since 1959, this family-run Italian trattoria offers a small kid’s menu. Their kids’ spaghetti and bread is free for kids ages 6 and under, available every day of the week. Dine-in only. 4703 NE Fremont St. This deal isn’t listed on their website. We confirmed it over the phone, so you may want to call before you go.
Denny’s. On Tuesdays from 4-9 PM, kids 10 and under eat free at this well-known national dining chain. Two free kids meals are available for every adult entrée purchased. Six locations in the greater Portland area.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit. Every Sunday, kids 12 and under eat free at the largest BBQ chain in the nation. One free kid’s meal, either a meat or slider plate, with every $10 purchase per adult. Dine-in only. Five locations in Portland and Beaverton.
Hawthorne Fish House. Kids 12 and under eat free with an adult entrée order on Mondays at this casual, family-friendly restaurant in SE Portland. Popular for its gluten-free fish and chips, there are seafood options, as well as other standbys, like grilled cheese, chicken strips, and quesadillas for the kids. 4343 SE Hawthorne Blvd. This deal isn’t listed on their website. We confirmed it over the phone, so you may want to call before you go.
Ikea. Ikea seasonally offers kids-eat-free deals, so check the website for the latest information. Extra bonus: they’ve got lots of gluten-free options for those with dietary restrictions. 10280 NE Cascades Pkwy.
La Carreta. Kids eat free on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays after 4 pm at this spacious and colorful Mexican restaurant in inner SE Portland (not to be confused with a restaurant in Gresham of the same name). 4534 SE McLoughlin Blvd. This deal isn’t listed on their website. We confirmed it over the phone, so you may want to call before you go.
Pepino’s Mexican Grill. On Tuesdays at this fresh, locally-sourced, environmentally sustainable Mexican restaurant, kids can get one free burrito or quesadilla plate with the purchase of an adult meal. Locations at 914 NW 23rd Ave. and 3832 SE Hawthorne Blvd. in Portland.
Rally Pizza. Every Wednesday, get one free kid’s-sized cheese pizza with purchase of one full-sized, regularly priced pizza. Available for kids 12 and under. Dine-in only. 8070 E. Mill Plain Blvd., Vancouver, WA.
Raul’s Family Mexican Restaurant. On Mondays, kids eat free with the purchase of an adult meal, starting at 4 PM. This festive Mexican cantina offers authentic Jalisco-style cooking and great service. 4820 SW 76th Ave.
Santa Fe Taqueria. On Wednesdays from 5-6 PM, kids eat free and can enjoy live music from Mr. Ben. Open for 30 years, this authentic taqueria uses the freshest ingredients in its slow-cooked recipes. 831 NW 23rd Ave.
Shari’s. Kids eat free every Tuesday from 10 AM-11 PM at this comfort food chain with a wide selection of award-winning pies. Limit two free kid’s meals per adult entrée. 25 locations in the Greater Portland area.
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