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Best Atlanta Kid-Friendly Restaurants


For restaurants' pint-size patrons, chicken fingers dipped in marinara can't taste any better than when there's butcher paper lining the table and a glass of crayons to color with. When the dough and toppings are put directly in your child's hands, pizza becomes an interactive sport. Okay, not all restaurants have to offer entertainment in this form or the extreme---television, clowns and video games---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 our 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...

Bad Dog Taqueria Tex-Mex
12/20
1579 N Decatur Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

Using Tex-Mex fare as a base, Bad Dog takes the taco to new places. 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...

Big Tex Decatur Tex-Mex
12/20
308 W. Ponce de Leon Ave.
Decatur, GA 30030

Brothers Jonathan and Justin Fox of Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q bring Tex-Mex to Decatur. More...

Brooklyn Cafe American
12/20
Springs Landing
220 Sandy Springs Circle
Atlanta, GA 30328
Menu
This casual neighborhood spot deals in comfort fare with fresh flavors. More...

The Café American
No Rating
Dining Room at The Café, Atlanta, GA The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead
3434 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
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The Café proves that hotel dining can be warm, intimate and contemporary. 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...

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

The Colonnade Southern
12/20
1879 Cheshire Bridge Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30324
Menu
The soul-comforting 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
Eggs Benedict, a veggie burger and, of course, biscuits, are on tap at this outpost of The Flying Biscuit Café. More...

Fogo de Chao Steakhouse
14/20
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
Southern touches brighten the American fare menu 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

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
Hungry at 3 a.m.? Suburban midnight munchies are 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...

Hudson Grille American
11/20
Windward Promenade
865 N. Main St.
Alpharetta, GA 30004

Hudson Grille proves that family-friendly fare can be fresh and well prepared. More...

Mary Mac's Tea Room Southern
12/20
224 Ponce de Leon Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
Menu
Authenticity rules at Mary Mac's Tea Room, serving classic dishes made from fresh ingredients and 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
This value menu with family appeal offers Southern classics, American standards and innovations. More...

OK Cafe American
12/20
1284 W. Paces Ferry Rd. NW
Atlanta, GA 30327
Menu
An atmosphere rooted in Fifties-era iconography, including waitresses' uniforms, showcases hefty traditional Southern and American dishes. More...

Pallookaville Fine Foods American
12/20
17 N. Avondale Plaza
Avondale Estates, GA 30002

Lively atmosphere and careful sourcing of healthful ingredients draws families. More...

Revolution Doughnuts Donuts
Quick Bite
908 W. College Ave.
Decatur, GA 30030

Maria Moore Riggs is behind this Decatur donut operation, which also sells Café Campesino coffee, roasted in Americus, Ga. More...

Shorty's American
12/20
3701 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Tucker, GA 30084
Menu
This casual neighborhood establishment features good, fresh fare and a raft of inventive, tasty pizzas. More...

Southern Sweets Bakery Breakfast
Quick Bite
186 Rio Cir.
Decatur, GA 30030

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

Tasty, chewy-crusted pizzas are the mainstay of this authentic, all-Italian menu. More...

Villa Christina Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Villa Christina, Atlanta, GA Perimeter Summit Office Park
Hyatt Atlanta Perimeter at Villa Christina
4000 Summit Blvd.
Atlanta, GA 30319
Menu
Villa Christina is an oasis in a bustling suburban office park. 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...

Violette French
13/20
Dining Room at Violette, Atlanta, GA 2948 Clairmont Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
Menu
Home-style French fare, such as coq au vin and boeuf bourguignon, is 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

A restored twentieth-century Atlanta mansion reboots as a brewpub and events space. More...

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