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Best Atlanta Kid-Friendly Restaurants


Not all restaurants have to offer entertainment — television, clowns or video games, for example — to keep the youngsters happy. A warm waitstaff, a kitchen open to the flexible whims of a child's palate and a room of diners tolerable of tantrums all add up to a winning formula for feeding your children outside of the home. Take a look at these kid-friendly restaurants in Atlanta that can please both big and little diners.

 


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Alpha Soda American
12/20
Alpharetta Crossing Shopping Center
11760 Haynes Bridge Rd.
Alpharetta, GA 30004
Menu
Re-creating the atmosphere of Alpha Soda's original early twentieth-century family-dining establishment brings comfort to the 'burbs. More...

American Roadhouse American
11/20
842 N. Highland Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
Menu
Breakfast and lunch fare ranging from morning red flannel hash to midday sandwiches. More...

Atkins Park Tavern American
12/20
Market Village
2840 Atlanta Rd. SE
Smyrna, GA 30080
Menu
Atkins Park Tavern carries on a fine pub tradition, giving locals a friendly spot to meet and imbibe, as well as dine. More...

Bantam + Biddy American
12/20
Ansley Mall
1544 Piedmont Rd. NE, Ste. 301
Atlanta, GA 30324
Menu
Chicken-focused restaurant is the work of well-known Atlanta chefs Shaun Doty and Lance Gummere. More...

Baraonda Pizza
13/20
Dining Room at Baraonda, Atlanta, GA 710 Peachtree St. NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
Menu
Baraonda, expanded into its adjacent sibling’s space, gets high marks for its pizzas. More...

Blue Ribbon Grill American
12/20
4006 LaVista Rd.
Tucker, GA 30084
Menu
Every neighborhood needs a Blue Ribbon Grill: a corner beer joint serving good food. More...

Brooklyn Cafe Eclectic
12/20
Springs Landing
220 Sandy Springs Circle
Atlanta, GA 30328
Menu
Comfort fare with fresh flavors is the calling card of this Sandy Springs restaurant. More...

The Café American
14/20
Dining Room at The Café, Atlanta, GA The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead
3434 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
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Warm and intimate, The Café offers a menu that adheres to classic flavors. More...

California Pizza Kitchen Pizza
12/20
4600 Ashford Dunwoody Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30346
Menu
Pizzas can come with cross-cultural toppings, and salads, sandwiches and pasta dishes merit attention. More...

Canton House Chinese
13/20
4835 Buford Hwy.
Chamblee, GA 30341
Menu
Known especially for its dim sum, cavernous Canton House offers a huge menu. More...

Chicken and the Egg Southern
13/20
Dining Room at Chicken and the Egg, Marietta, GA Burnt Hickory Village Shopping Plaza
800 Whitlock Ave., Ste. 124
Marietta, GA 30064
Menu
Southern traditions benefit from Marc Taft's farm-to-plate philosophy. More...

Chin Chin Chinese
10/20
Woodstock Center
9820 Hwy. 92
Woodstock, GA 30188
Menu
Chin Chin offers Thai dishes as well as Chinese-American standards. More...

China Buffet Chinese
Quick Bite
North Decatur Square
2887 N. Decatur Rd.
Decatur, GA 30033
Menu
A grab bag of Chinese-American specialties abides in a steam table, alongside Korean kimchi and sushi (at dinner). More...

The Colonnade Southern
12/20
Dining Room at The Colonnade, Atlanta, GA 1879 Cheshire Bridge Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30324
Menu
Classic Southern fare comes straight out of Grandma's kitchen. More...

The Downwind American
11/20
Peachtree-DeKalb Airport
2000 Airport Rd.
Chamblee, GA 30341
Menu
Activity at Peachtree-DeKalb Airport provides the scenery as you dine on burgers and good fish dishes. More...

East Pearl Chinese
12/20
1810 Liddell Ln.
Duluth, GA 30096
Menu
East Pearl has a seafood focus and offers dim sum, too. More...

The Flying Biscuit Cafe Breakfast
12/20
Terminus
3280 Peachtree Rd. NE, Ste. 145
Atlanta, GA 30305
Menu
A veggie burger, a version of eggs Benedict and, of course, biscuits are on tap at this office-building outpost of The Flying Biscuit Cafe. More...

Fogo de Chão Steakhouse
14/20
Dining Room at Fogo de Chão, Atlanta, GA 3101 Piedmont Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
Menu
A cultural as well as a culinary experience, Fogo de Chão makes for great celebration fare. More...

Food 101 American
14/20
Dining Room at Food 101, Atlanta, GA Belle Isle Shopping Center
4969 Roswell Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30342
Menu
American fare gets some Southern touches and is served in a comfortable, breezy atmosphere. More...

Fusco's Via Roma Italian Trattoria Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Fusco 4815 S. Main St., Ste. A
Acworth, GA 30101
Menu
Chef David Fusco’s cooking is comforting, inventive and possessed of culinary sophistication. More...

The General Muir Deli
13/20
Emory Point
1540 Avenue Pl., Ste. B-230
Atlanta, GA 30329
Menu
Teaming up with West Egg owners Jennifer and Ben Johnson, chef Todd Ginsberg crafted a classic Jewish deli in Emory Point. More...

Georgia Diner American
12/20
1655 Pleasant Hill Rd.
Duluth, GA 30096
Menu
Looking for a midnight meal or an early breakfast? Either is nicely satisfied at this 24-hour spot. More...

Goolsby's Southern
Quick Bite
Liberty Square Plaza
4460 Washington Rd., Ste. 9
Evans, GA 30809

The place for Southern food in the Augusta area is Goolsby's. More...

Green Ginger Pan-Asian
12/20
200 Market Place Connector
Peachtree City, GA 30269

The younger and larger of the two Green Ginger restaurants adds a hibachi station to the mix. More...

Hudson Grille American
11/20
Windward Promenade
865 N. Main St.
Alpharetta, GA 30004
Menu
Hudson Grille proves that family-friendly fare can be fresh and well prepared. More...

Ippolito's Family Style Italian Restaurant Italian
12/20
Centennial Ridge
2270 Holcomb Bridge Rd.
Roswell, GA 30076
Menu
Atlanta founded chain known for its large portions and modest tabs. More...

Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q Barbecue
12/20
1103 Old Peachtree Rd.
Suwanee, GA 30024
Menu
Alabama-founded Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q does right by barbecue and many of the trimmings. More...

Mary Mac's Tea Room Southern
12/20
224 Ponce de Leon Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
Menu
Founded in 1945, Mary Mac's Tea Room serves classic dishes made with a whole lot of lovin' care. More...

Nancy G's Cafe & Neighborhood Bistro American
13/20
Fountain Oaks Shopping Center
4920 Roswell Rd. NE, Ste. 55
Atlanta, GA 30342
Menu
Southern classics, American standards and innovations grace the family-friendly menu. More...

Revolution Doughnuts Donuts
Quick Bite
908 W. College Ave.
Decatur, GA 30030
Menu
The brainchild of Maria Moore Riggs, this Decatur operation not only sells doughnuts but also Café Campesino coffee, roasted in Americus, Georgia. More...

Rising Son Southern
11/20
Dining Room at Rising Son, Avondale Estates, GA The Tudor Village
124 N. Avondale Rd.
Avondale Estates, GA 30002

Southern-style breakfast and lunch fare from spouses Hudson and Kathryn Rouse in a revamped restaurant space in Avondale Estates. More...

Rojo Cocina Mexicana & Cantina Mexican
11/20
King Plaza
885 Woodstock Rd.
Roswell, GA 30075

Well-priced, substantial Mexican-American fare at family-friendly prices. More...

Shorty's American
12/20
3701 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Tucker, GA 30084
Menu
Good, fresh fare and a raft of inventive, tasty pizzas define this neighborhood spot. More...

Southern Sweets Bakery Breakfast
Quick Bite
Dining Room at Southern Sweets Bakery, Decatur, GA 186 Rio Cir.
Decatur, GA 30030
Menu
Baked goods to take home or enjoy on-site range from a croissant or biscuit to a pecan tart. More...

Varuni Napoli Pizza
Quick Bite
Dining Room at Varuni Napoli, Atlanta, GA Clear Creek Shopping Center
1540 Monroe Dr. NE
Atlanta, GA 30324
Menu
Tasty, chewy-crusted pizzas are the mainstay of this authentic, all-Italian menu. More...

Village Tavern American
12/20
11555 Rainwater Dr.
Alpharetta, GA 30004
Menu
American cuisine and a warm, rustic feel make this a neighborhood-friendly establishment. More...

Vingenzo's Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Vingenzo Parkside Plaza
105 E. Main St., Ste 100
Woodstock, GA 30188
Menu
Vingenzo’s brings a level of purity and authenticity in Italian food to a charming suburban town. More...

Violette French
13/20
Dining Room at Violette, Atlanta, GA 2948 Clairmont Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
Menu
In a romantic atmosphere, enjoy home-style French fare served in substantial portions at modest prices. More...

Wrecking Bar Brewpub American
13/20
Dining Room at Wrecking Bar Brewpub, Atlanta, GA 292 Moreland Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
Menu
A restored 20th-century Atlanta mansion renews its life as a brewpub and events space. More...

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