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Best Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City that can please both big and little diners.


 


The Blue Plate Diner Breakfast
10/20
2041 S. 2100 E.
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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A good morning spot to eat off a hangover without spending your paycheck. More...

Eggs in the City Breakfast
12/20
Dining Room at Eggs in the City, Salt Lake City, UT 1675 E. 1300 S.
Salt Lake City, UT 84105
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One of the best reincarnations of a garage space, this neighborhood breakfast spot shines with down-home cooking and friendly service. More...

Loco Lizard Cantina Mexican
12/20
Kimball Junction Shopping Center
1612 Ute Blvd.
Snyderville, UT 84098
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Satisfy those south-of-the-border cravings with this casual Mexican watering hole filled with fresh, creative flavors. More...

The Old Spaghetti Factory Italian
10/20
Trolley Square Mall
189 Trolley Sq.
Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Average old-world Italian fare in a kid-friendly environment of brick walls and dark wood furniture. More...

Prairie Schooner Steakhouse Steakhouse
11/20
Dining Room at Prairie Schooner Steakhouse, Ogden, UT 445 Park Blvd.
Ogden, UT 84401
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This themed restaurant does cowboy cooking right with huge, juicy main dishes served in a setting evoking the lonesome prairie at twilight. More...

Ruth's Diner Diner
12/20
4160 Emigration Cyn.
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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Breakfasts worth a drive and a wait. More...

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