Taking the kids out for dinner for FREE is a total win on those nights when you just can’t bear the idea of cooking but need to stick to that budget. Plenty of restaurants offer freebies for the kiddos, and below we’re sharing our top picks for places kids can eat for free in the Austin area.

Here’s the Do512 Family staff picks for free kids’ meals:

Sunday:

Mama Fu’s Asian House
Kids 12 & under get a free kid’s meal per adult meal purchase, all day on Sundays, dine-in only. The little ones can use those chopsticks to work on hand-eye coordination as they enjoy a variety of tasty Asian dishes.

Olive & June
Every Sunday, they serve a rotating selection of seasonal dishes, served in addition to its regular dinner menu. Kids 12 years old and under eat for from 5 to 9 pm, with the purchase of an adult fixed price Sunday dinner meal.

Gusto Italian Kitchen + Wine Bar
During Family Night, 4-10 p.m. on Sundays, kids can select an item off the kids’ menu for free, with the purchase of an adult entrée.

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit
Kids 12 & under eat free all day with purchase of adult meal.

Modern Market
Kids 12 & under get one free kid’s meal with purchase of adult meal on Sundays & Mondays from 5 p.m. – close.

yum! Mama Fu’s on Sundays


Monday:

Cafe Mueller at HEB
Enjoy meal time before or after you do your grocery shopping at this HEB. Kids eat free all day in the Cafe on Mondays with the purchase of an adult meal over $8.

Modern Market
Kids 12 & under get one free kid’s meal with purchase of adult meal on Sundays & Mondays from 5 p.m. – close.

Casa Chapala
Kids eat free all day with the purchase of an adult entrée.

Frisco
Kids eat free after 5 p.m. with purchase of adult meal every Monday and Wednesday night.

Mellow Mushroom
Kids eat free from 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. at this Round Rock location. Dine In Only. Not available with any other offers.

Romano’s Macaroni Grill
Kids 12 and under eat free all day on Monday and Tuesday with purchase of adult entrée.


Tuesday:

Kerbey Lane
On Tuesdays, kids eat free all day with the purchase of an adult entrée. Kids love the breakfast-all-day options on the menu. Mmmmm…pancakes.

Ikea
If you’re in the Round Rock area and have some shopping to do on a Tuesday, stop by the IKEA cafe where you can get two free kids’ meals per adult entrée purchased.

Pluckers
Kids 10 and under eat free all day at all locations. You can get up to two free kid’s meals with the purchase of every adult meal.

3 Train Pizza
Kids under 12 get a free kids’ slice of cheese pizza with the purchase of any pizza, giant slice, stromboli, salad pocket, or calzone on Tuesdays starting at 5 p.m.

Moonie’s Burger House
Kids eat free on Tuesday nights with purchase of adult meal. Plus they get a free snow cone.

Kids can’t resist free pancakes (and more) from Kerbey Lane Cafe on Tuesdays


Wednesday:

Slab BBQ
From 4 p.m. – close, all the little homies ages 12 & under eat for free on Wednesday Family Nights.

GattiTown  & GattiLand Round Rock
Free pizza? The kids are totally down with this one. Kids ages 10 and under can get a free buffet with the purchase of an adult buffet at regular price.

Luby’s
Most Luby’s locations apply. Double-check with your local Luby’s to be 100% sure. Kids 12 and under eat free with the purchase of an adult meal all day on Wednesday and Saturday. Limit one kid’s meal per adult meal purchased. Dine-in only. Excludes breakfast and all-you-can-eat.

Mt. Playmore
Kids eat free with the purchase of an adult meal (one kids meal per adult entrée).


Thursday:

Noble Sandwich Co.
Every Thursday, kids ages 12 and under eat free at all locations with the purchase of an adult meal (dine-in only). Includes an item off the kids menu and a fountain drink.

Sandwiches and more for kids on Thursdays at Noble Sandwich Co.


Saturday:

Dang Kitchen
This one isn’t for kids, but actually MOMS eat free with the purchase of any entree (even children’s entree!) on Saturdays.

Zen Japanese Food
At the Anderson Lane and Guadalupe locations, kids ages 10 and under eat free all day on the weekend. When you buy any BYOB, Ultimate Bowl or Big Salad, you can get a free Little Budha Bowl for the kids when you dine-in.

Do you have favorite places to go for kids eat free deals? Let us know in the comments below.