Dining out can be expensive, especially when the whole family is enjoying a meal together. One great way to save is by choosing a restaurant where kids can eat for free. Here are St. Louis area restaurants that offer free kids meals.
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The Country Restaurant at Eckert's Orchards in Belleville offers free kids meals on Thursdays for each adult meal purchased. Options for the kids include fried chicken, chicken tenders, pasta, pizza and hot dogs. Eckert's is located at 951 South Greenmount Road in Belleville.
Kids younger than 12 eat free on Mondays at local Culpeppers locations: 3010 West Clay in St. Charles and 300 North Euclid in the Central West End. The children's menu includes chicken strips, hot dogs, burgers, toasted ravioli and pizza.
Kids 12 and younger eat free on Sundays with the purchase of an adult entree. Children's menu options include spaghetti, pasta Alfredo, ravioli and pizza. There are more than a dozen Pasta House locations in the St. Louis area. To find a restaurant near you, check the location finder.
Kids 12 and younger eat free on Tuesdays with the purchase of an adult entree. Children's menu options include burgers, macaroni & cheese, chicken strips and toasted ravioli. Malone's is located at 8742 Watson Road in Crestwood.
Kids eat free on Saturdays and Sundays at dozens of local Steak 'n Shake restaurants in St. Louis and the Metro East. Customers get one free kids meal for every $8 spent.
This popular pizza restaurant offers free kid's meals on Tuesdays for every $10 spent. Options include pizza, pasta and sandwiches. Fortel's has locations in Affton, Ballwin, Creve Coeur, Fairview Heights, Kirkwood and University City.
Free kids meal on Sundays for those 12 and younger with the purchase of an adult entree. Options include chicken nuggets, a kids sandwich or a kids plate with a roll and one side. Dickey's is located at 1912 South Brentwood Boulevard in Brentwood.
Kids and eat free at Max & Erma's on Tuesdays with the purchase of an adult meal. Children's menu items include cheeseburger sliders, mini corn dogs and cheese pizza. Max & Erma's has two St. Louis locations: 10 Meadows Circle Drive in Lake St. Louis and 2024 Mid Rivers Mall Drive in St. Peters.
Applebee's offers free kid's meals on Tuesday nights with the purchase of an adult entree. Options include burgers, corn dogs, grilled cheese and chicken tenders. Applebee's has more than a dozen locations in the St. Louis area.