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Kids Eat Free At These Popular Orange County Restaurants!

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Orange County is an amazing food hub with so many great restaurants. But eating out when you have kids isn’t always easy. We’ve created a round up of restaurants where kids eat free in Orange County. Not only is this great because you are getting a deal on the food for your kids, but it’s also a way to find child-friendly restaurants in Orange County.

ENJOY!

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Norm’s

Various restaurants situated all over Orange County

Kids Eat Free on Monday’s from 2 PM – 10 PM. One free Jr. Entrée from the Kid’s Menu (guests 10 and under) with each Adult Entrée purchased.

Applebees

2114 E Lincoln Ave, Anaheim, CA 92806

Main Place Mall Suite 868, 2800 N. Main Street, Santa Ana, CA 92705

8279 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708 

1238 West Imperial Highway, La Habra, CA 90631

10709 Foothill Blvd, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

Kids eat for free on Monday/Tuesday Nights at select restaurants. 1 free kids meal per adult entree purchase but additional kids are only $1.00. Participation may vary so be sure to call ahead to check with your local restaurant. 

Romano Cucina

25214 Cabot Rd, Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Kid eat free on Mondays with the purchase of an adult entree (dine-in only.) One kids meal per entree.

Inka Mamas

821 Via Suerte, Unit 104, San Clemente, CA 92673

Monday kids eat free during dinner with the purchase of a regular-priced entree. Please note this is ONLY at the San Clemente location. 

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Applebees

2114 E Lincoln Ave, Anaheim, CA 92806

Main Place Mall Suite 868, 2800 N. Main Street, Santa Ana, CA 92705

8279 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708 

1238 West Imperial Highway, La Habra, CA 90631

10709 Foothill Blvd, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

Kids eat for free on Monday/Tuesday nights at select restaurants. 1 free kids meal per adult entree purchase, but additional kids are only $1.00. Participation may vary so be sure to call ahead to check with your local restaurant. 

Denny’s

Various restaurants situated all over Orange County

Kids eat free Tuesdays. Limit two free kid’s entrées from the Kid’s menu per one adult entrée and beverage purchase. One free entrée per kid. Children must be 10 years old or younger and accompanied by an adult. Not valid with any other coupons or promotional offers. Taxes and gratuity not included. Beverages not included. Selection and prices may vary. Offer valid for dine-in only.

Famous Dave’s

13122 Jamboree Road, Irvine, CA 92602

11470 4th Street, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

Kids eat free on Tuesdays at participating locations for a limited time. Offer valid for dine-in only. 1 free Lil’ Wilbur’s Meal per adult entrée purchased. Not valid for To Go, Catering or Delivery. Manager reserves all rights.

Marie Callender’s

Various restaurants situated all over Orange County

Kids eat free on Tuesdays and/or Saturdays (this is restaurant dependent, and some do not have a kids eat free program at all, so please check before you go)

Ruby’s

Various restaurants situated all over Orange County

From 4pm until closing on Tuesdays, kids ages 12 and under eat for free with the purchase of an adult entrée! Valid at participating locations only. Please check with your local Ruby’s Diner. One free kids meal per adult entrée ordered. 

Souplantation

Various restaurants situated all over Orange County

Kids (12 and under) eat free all day on Tuesdays during the Summer!  Valid for one free kid’s meal with the purchase of a full-priced adult meal. 

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El Cholo

8200 E. Santa Ana Canyon Road, Anaheim, CA 92808

840 E Whittier Boulevard, La Habra, CA 90631

3520 E. Coast Hwy, Corona Del Mar, CA 92625

Kids eat free on Wednesdays with a purchase of an adult meal. 

Slapfish

3405 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92823

211 Broadway St, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

2727 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92663

Kids eat free with the purchase of an adult main meal on Wednesdays.

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Mama’s on 39

21022 Beach Blvd, Huntington Beach

11122 Los Almitos Blvd, Los Almitos.

Kids 12 & Under eat free all day/night every Thursday. (Purchase of Adult Entree Required. Kid’s Free Meals from Lil Rascals Menu Only.)

Mendocino Farms

3317 E. Imperial Highway Brea, CA 92823

450 E. 17th St, Costa Mesa, California 92627

4187 Campus Drive, Irvine, California 92612

The District at Tustin Legacy (Inside Whole Foods Market) 2847 Park Avenue, Tustin, CA 92782

Kids eat free all day every Thursday at all Orange County locations with purchase of adult sandwich or entree salad. They have kid-friendly dining rooms with chalkboard walls, cornhole, and foosball available at many locations!

Sawleaf Vietnamese Cafe

Anaheim Packing House, 440 S. Anaheim Blvd, 1st Floor, Anaheim, CA 92805

13786-C Jamboree Rd, Irvine, CA 92602

Sawleaf have just introduced a “Just for kid’s menu” and to celebrate, Kids (under 10) will eat free on Thursdays for the whole summer! Each kids meal comes with an apple juice box. Offer ends when summer does (September 22nd).

Wings N Things Grill

18302 Beach Blvd, Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Kids Eat Free every Thursday. One free Kids meal for every paid Adult entree.

Can you believe we haven’t found any restaurants who have a kids eat free deal on a Friday?! You can check out the places that have a deal on everyday in this guide though, so your Friday isn’t totally ruined! 

Steak N Shake

27002 La Paz Road Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Kids 12 and under eat free all weekend. 

Marie Callender’s

Various restaurants situated all over Orange County

Kids eat free on Tuesdays and/or Saturdays (this is restaurant dependent, and some do not have a kids eat free program at all, so please check before you go)

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Dickey’s BBQ Pit

Various restaurants situated all over Orange County

Every Sunday at every Dickey’s Barbecue, kids eat free. One Kid’s Meal with $10 purchase per adult. Dine-in only. 12 and under. Not valid with other offers or promotions.

Maggianos

South Coast Plaza, 3333 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Kids 5 and under eat free all day on Sundays.

Wine Bistro

34091 La Plaza, Dana Point CA

Free kid’s meal from the kids menu with the purchase of a full price entree on Sundays.

Back Bay Bistro

Newport Dunes Resort, 1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, Ca 92660

Sunday is family pasta night and kids eat free with the purchase of an adult entree from 4pm. 

Steak N Shake

27002 La Paz Road Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Kids 12 and under eat free all weekend. 

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IHOP

Various restaurants situated all over Orange County

Kids 12 and under eat free from 4-8 pm every day of the week. One kids’ menu item per adult entree. Drinks not included.

Firehouse Subs

Various restaurants situated all over Orange County

Kids 12 and under eat free from 4 to 9PM with each adult purchase. Offers vary by location so we recommend you call ahead or check with server for specific details.

Did we miss somewhere that you love to go with your family? We’d love to add any other restaurants where kids eat free in Orange County to our guide. If you noticed we missed your favorite place, just let us know and we’ll add it to our list! 

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One Response to Kids Eat Free At These Popular Orange County Restaurants!

  1. Kerena August 14, 2018 at 3:22 pm #

    Denny’s free kids meals are after 4pm. Thanks for this list!

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