Where Kids Eat Free (or Cheap)

On certain days of the week, restaurants all over Toronto and the GTA offer free meals or deals for children under 12. Family dinner out is always a highlight—but somehow it tastes better when the kids eat free (or for cheap!)  Here’s your guide to where to go and when...

Crabby Joe's
Various locations in the GTA
A child 12 and under eats for free on Sundays, with the purchase of an adult meal. See store for details.
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Frankie Tomatto's
7225 Woodbine Ave, Markham, ON  
At Frankie Tomatto's All You Can Eat Italian Buffet - Kids 11 and under eat for a Toonie every Monday at lunch and dinner with each paying adult. All day every Monday, except for Holidays.
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Gaby's Restaurants
Various locations in Toronto and the GTA
Kids eat for ½ price every Tuesday. Come to Gabby’s on Tuesdays where  kids  meals  are $3.00 + tax. Details on their Menu tab.
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Hooters Toronto Downtown                                                                     
280 Adelaide St. W, Toronto
It’s not your usual family-friendly eating destination, but Kids eat free every Sunday at Hooters with an adult minimum purchase of $12.
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Il Fornaro
1954 Avenue Rd., North York, ON
Sunday is Family Dinner Night. Order one adult entree and receive One Kids Meal Free.
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Mandarin All You Can Eat Chinese Buffet
Various Locations in the GTA
At Mandarin, kids 5-12 pay 1/2 price and kids 4 and under pay $2.00 on buffet every day at lunch and dinner.
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Montana's BBQ and Bar
Various locations in the GTA
A child 12 years of age or younger who joins Montana's Cookhouse Kids Birthday Club, eats free on their birthday. Maximum value of meal is $6.99. 
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Swiss Chalet Restaurants
Muliple Locations in the GTA
At Swiss Chalet, kids eat free on their birthday. Kids’ Meals require purchase of an adult entrée.
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Toby's Pub and Eatery
411 College St. Toronto, ON
Download a coupon from their site for a Free Kids Meal. Valid Sunday through Saturday. Purchase one adult entree and receive one Kids Meal Free (Adult Entree must be in excess of $8.99 and up before tax). Valid for children 10 Years & Under. Coupon expires on 30 April, 2016.
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Vinnie Zucchini's All You Can Eat Italian Buffet
9100 Jane St. Building "G", Vaughan
S/W corner of Jane & Rutherford
At Vinnie Zucchini's All You Can Eat Italian Buffet, a child 11 and under, accompanied by an adult paying regular price, eats for $3.99. On Tuesdays only. (On Food Only & Not Including Holidays).
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In the past, kids could eat free on certain days at Boston Pizza, Denny's, East Side Mario's and Golden Griddle though we could not confirm any deals at the present. Check with locations near you.

Note: These offers were accurate at time of publication, but offers may change at any time. Always check with the venue ahead of time, before heading out!

Do you know of any other restaurants with deals for kids? Share below!

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