Here are some places where kids can eat free along with my favorite family restaurants. Restaurants change policies all the time, so please call ahead to make sure you can still eat free.
Kids Eat Free, Italian
American Pie Pizza
10912 Colonel Glenn Road, 4830 N. Hills Blvd, North Little Rock, 9709 Maumelle Blvd, Maumelle
11 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday
501-225-1900, 501-753-0081, 501-758-8800, Facebook, Twitter
Always picked amongst the best pizza in town. On Monday nights, kids 10 & under eat free with paying adult.
Boston’s Gourmet Pizza
3201 Bankhead Road
Kids under 12 eat free on Saturdays with the purchase of an adult meal.
2815 Lakewood Village, North Little Rock
Kids under 3 eat free every day.
12911 Cantrell Road, Suite 21
11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Daily
Larry’s has a strong following in Little Rock. They have a nice buffet. Kids under 4 eat free at Larry’s every day. $
11401 Markham Street
On Tuesdays from 5-8 p.m. kids under 12 eat free with the purchase of an adult meal. Dine-in only. This applies to some other locations around the state too, but call to confirm.
Kids Eat Free, Mexican
5021 Warden Road, North Little Rock
Kids under 12 eat free on Saturdays. The Little Rock location does not participate.
Moe’s Southwest Grill
12312 Chenal Parkway and all other locations
From 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursdays, kids under 12 eat free with an adult meal purchase.
206 W. Commerce St, Bryant
From 5-9 p.m. on Mondays, kids under 12 eat free with the purchase of an adult meal.
Kids Eat Free, Sandwiches and Fast Food
All Captain D’s locations offer a free under 12 kid’s meal on Thursdays with the purchase of an adult meal.
The North Little Rock Chick-Fil-A offers a free under 12 kid’s meal on the first and third Monday of the month.
All firehouse sub locations offer a free under 12 kid’s meal on Wednesday with the purchase of an adult meal.
Tropical Smoothie Cafe
All Tropical Smoothie locations offer a free under 12 kid’s meal on Sundays with the purchase of an adult meal.
Every day from 5 p.m. to close, all Zaxby’s locations offer a free meal for kids under 12 with an adult meal purchase.
American Food and Buffets
115 Audubon Drive, Maumelle
Beef O’Brady’s has a game room and offers free meals to kids under 12 on Tuesdays from 4 p.m. until close. They serve pub type food (burgers, ribs, chicken strips, etc.).
12005 Westhaven Dr
On Saturdays, kids under 12 eat free from 4 p.m. until close.
Denny’s is the old standby for kids eat free. From 4-10 every day, kids under 10 eat free at all Denny’s locations.
10901 Rodney Parham
This BBQ joint offers free meals to kids under 12 on Wednesdays from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m..
5001 Warden Road, North Little Rock
This popular buffet restaurant offers free meals to kids under 3 every day.
10901 Rodney Parham
Lonestar offers free meals to kids under 12 on Tuesdays from 4 p.m. until close.
12501 West Markham
On Saturdays, children 10 years of age or younger will get a free combo meal with each adult meal purchase.
1100 N. Rodney Parham Road 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday
Shorty Small’s is a fun little place for BBQ, burgers and other grill type food. Kids under 12 eat free on Mondays with the purchase of an adult meal. $$
1916 Congo Road, Benton
From 4 to close, kids under 10 eat free at this steakhouse/buffet.
10700 N. Rodney Parham Road
Wednesdays from 5 to close, you can get a free kids entree with the purchase of an adult entree. Your child must be present.
Fun, Not Free, Restaurants
Chuck E. Cheese
10901 Rodney Parham & 4120 Landers Rd.
Pizza, fun characters and an arcade.
8026 Cantrell Road
The Purple Cow is well known for their milkshakes and soda fountain. The food is your average diner menu: burgers, fries, sandwiches and salads, so nothing fancy but it does have a fun, family atmosphere with an old fashioned soda fountain/diner theme. $$.
6813 Cantrell Road
501-975-7401, Facebook This restaurant has an elaborate system of model trains that delivers your meal. Really. You have to see it to the believe it (check the link for photos). They server burgers and fries, salads and a few other items. Kids love this place because of the trains.