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Best Dallas 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 Dallas and Fort Worth that can please both big and little diners.


 


Bread Winners Cafe & Bakery American
13/20
Dining Room at Bread Winners Cafe & Bakery, Dallas, TX Inwood Village
5560 W. Lovers Ln., Ste. 260
Dallas, TX 75209
Menu
Top-notch baked goods and a warm atmosphere make this a popular destination for breakfast, lunch and dinner. It's a place to linger over a leisurely weekend breakfast or dinner with favorite friends. More...

Buzzbrews Kitchen Diner
11/20
4154 N. Central Expy.
Dallas, TX 75204
Menu
Friendly little joint serving twenty-first century diner food and good coffee, always open when you need it most. More...

Cafe Express Mediterranean
Quick Bite
Dining Room at Cafe Express, Dallas, TX The Pavillion
5600 W. Lovers Lane, Ste. 109
Dallas, TX 75209
Menu
Chain of casual dining spots with a focus on fresh foods with a mostly Mediterranean vibe. More...

Campisi's The Egyptian Restaurant Italian
13/20
5610 E. Mockingbird Ln.
Dallas, TX 75206
Menu
There's nothing remotely Egyptian about this Dallas legend, beloved for southern Italian standards and thin-crust pizza. More...

Dream Cafe Contemporary
12/20
The Quadrangle
2800 Routh St.
Dallas, TX 75201
Menu
This laid-back restaurant serves up healthy, tasty fare with Texan, Thai and Mediterranean flavors, plus lots of vegetarian options. More...

Joe T. Garcia's Tex-Mex
11/20
Dining Room at Joe T. Garcia 2201 N. Commerce St.
Fort Worth, TX 76106
Menu
When the weather is good, there is no finer place than Joe T's garden to sip margaritas and munch on chips and salsa. More...

Kincaid's Burgers Burgers
Quick Bite
Dining Room at Kincaid 4901 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
Menu
Satisfying burgers from meat cutter Charles Kincaid. More...

Maggiano's Little Italy Italian
11/20
Dining Room at Maggiano NorthPark Center
205 North Park Center
Dallas, TX 75225
Menu
Huge food, huge rooms, huge crowds at this Italian spot; belly up to the bar for a frosty ’tini while you wait for your table. More...

Peggy Sue BBQ Barbecue
11/20
Snider Plaza
6600 Snider Plz.
Dallas, TX 75205
Menu
A Park Cities staple for good barbecue, friendly service and fried pies in a nostalgic setting. More...

Railhead Smokehouse BBQ Barbecue
13/20
2900 Montgomery St.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
Menu
Plate or sandwich, chopped or sliced---barbecue is the name of the game. More...

Rainforest Cafe Café
10/20
Grapevine Mills Mall
3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy.
Grapevine, TX 76051
Menu
Standard grill fare served in a jungle fantasyland sure to delight children and adults. More...

Taquerias Arandas Mexican
11/20
3647 W. Northwest Hwy.
Dallas, TX 75220
Menu
Classic Tex-Mex, real Mex and Nuevo Mex all happily co-existing at bargain prices; menudo and pozole available on the weekends. More...

Taverna Pizzeria & Risottoria Italian
12/20
3312 Knox St.
Dallas, TX 75205
Menu
Pizzas with fresh toppings, coupled with a half-dozen risottos, keep the Uptown crowds coming to Alberto Lombardi's Italian staple. More...

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