Vacations can be expensive. Vacations with a family can be even more expensive. If you're Texas-bound with your kids in tow, one way to stretch your dollar is to take the family to restaurants where kids eat free in Houston. Getting a bite with family at these places won't take a bite out of your wallet.
Special offers can change frequently. Be sure to call ahead to make sure kids can still eat free at these Houston restaurants.
Antonia's Cucina Italiana
Address4849 Sweetwater Blvd, Sugar Land, TX 77479, USA
A casual Northern Italian restaurant that offers special touches for birthdays.
Kids eat free: 12 and younger. One free meal on Sundays and Tuesdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Ashiana Indian Restaurant
Address12610 Briar Forest Dr, Houston, TX 77077, USA
A business casual restaurant offering Indian cuisine including a tasting menu.
Kids eat free: Six and younger. Daily with purchase of adult entrée.
The Backyard Grill
Address9453 Jones Rd, Houston, TX 77065, USA
American grill in a casual atmosphere. Includes entertainment for the children, sandboxes, and coloring contests.
Kids eat free: 12 and younger. Two free kids' meals with purchase of adult entrée on Wednesdays after 5 p.m.
Address2617 W Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Authentic Euro-style pizza, pasta, and sub sandwiches. Happy hour prices from 3 pm. to 7 p.m. for adults. Cypress location only.
Kids eat free: 10 and younger. All day Wednesdays with purchase of adult entrée or pizza.
Address2303 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3204, USA
A 1920's-style restaurant that specializes in gourmet, brick-oven pizzas.
Kids eat free: Tuesdays from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with purchase of pizza or entrée.
Address2435 Texas Pkwy M, Missouri City, TX 77489-4061, USA
A casual seafood restaurant with a Southern flair, specializing in down-home favorites such as grilled catfish, gumbo, and crawfish.
Kids eat free: Thursday nights with the purchase of a combo meal.
French Quarter Cajun Seafood
Address7099 Hwy 6, Houston, TX 77095-2505, USA
Cajun fare with a Big Easy flair in a casual setting.
Kids eat free: 12 and younger. One meal with the purchase of an adult entrée from Mondays to Thursdays from 4 to 9 p.m.
Goose’s Acre Bistro & Irish Pub
Address21 Waterway Ave #140, The Woodlands, TX 77380, USA
Irish pub and restaurant transported straight from County Cork, Ireland.
Kids eat free: 12 and younger. Two children’s meals with purchase of one adult entrée on Sundays.
Address18355 Tomball Pkwy, Houston, TX 77070, USA
Buffet-style restaurant in a fun atmosphere that includes games and themed dining rooms. Games not included in the meal price.
Kids eat free: 12 and younger. Two kids' buffets per one adult on Thursdays. Children 3 and younger always eat free.
Little Bitty Burger Barn
Address5503 Pinemont Dr, Houston, TX 77092-2619, USA
A cozy burger joint with a casual atmosphere and a variety of all-American fare.
Kids eat free: One child eats free with the purchase of one adult entrée on Wednesdays from 5 to 8 p.m. While this promotion is no longer advertised, the restaurant almost always honors it when you ask.
Address1743 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, TX 77056-3801, USA
Cafeteria-style restaurant serving American favorites such as chicken-fried steak and mashed potatoes.
Kids eat free: Free meal with the purchase of an adult entrée on Wednesdays and Saturdays after 11 a.m. Coupon from website required.
Mama Juanita’s Mexican Restaurant
Address3930 Louetta Rd, Spring, TX 77388-4302, USA
Tex-Mex restaurant with live entertainment on weekends.
Kids eat free: 12 and younger. Free meal with the purchase of an adult entrée on Sundays.
Mazzei’s Gourmet Pizza
Casual dining with brick-oven and deep-dish pizzas with an emphasis on fresh ingredients. Closed Tuesdays.
Kids eat free: Six and younger can get a free drink.
Pallotta’s Italian Grille
Address27606 I-45, Oak Ridge North, TX 77385, USA
Italian cuisine in a casual atmosphere.
Kids eat free: 10 and younger. One free kids' meal with the purchase of an adult entrée on Mondays. Includes drink and ice cream, but any add-ons (such as meat) do have a charge.
Address5117 Kelvin Dr, Houston, TX 77005-2503, USA
Traditional Thai cuisine offering menu items as well as buffet. Free Wi-Fi available at all locations.
Kids eat free: Kids shorter than the cashier counter eat free daily. Includes buffet.