Kids Eat Free

Save some dollars while you feed your hungry little youngsters. The restaurants listed here offer free (or super-value-priced) meals just for kids.

The kids' chicken strips at Coyote's Adobe Cafe make a great free selection on Tuesday nights.

Photo Kevin O'Riley

George’s Steak House
339 S. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, 417-831-6777
Every day, kids age 10 and younger get one free kid’s meal per adult purchase of $7.49 or more.

Hemingway’s Blue Water Cafe
1935 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, 417-891-5100
Every day, kids age 4 and younger eat free from the buffet.

Pizza Inn
1425 Battlefield, Springfield, 417-889-9769; 2440 N. Kansas Expwy, 417-831-5262
On Wednesdays from 5 to 8 p.m., kids age 10 and younger eat free from the buffet when accompanied with a paying adult. Every day, kids age 4 and younger eat free from the buffet.

Shoney’s
2946 S. National Ave., 417-887-1389; 3731 N. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, 417-831-6053; Hwy. 14 at 65, Ozark, 417-581-6545
Every day, kids age 5 and younger get a free kids’ meal or eat from the buffet with an adult purchase.

Perkins Family Restaurant
729 W. Sunshine St., Springfield, 417-864-8400
On Tuesdays and Sundays from 4 to 9 p.m., kids age 12 and younger get a free kids meal, cookie and a balloon with the purchase of an adult meal.

Pasta House Co.
4109 S. National Ave., Springfield, 417-883-5678
On Sundays, kids ages 12 and younger get one free meal from the kid’s menu per adult purchase.

Qdoba Mexican Grill
2631 E. Sunshine St., Springfield, 417-877-9777; 4127 S. Kansas Expwy, Springfield, 417-823-7825, 900 E. Battlefield, Springfield, 417-887-7329
On Sundays, kids 12 and younger get a kids’ meal for $1.50 with an adult purchase.

Western Sizzlin’
1700 E. Kearney St., Springfield, 417-869-2001
Every day, kids age 3 and younger eat free from the buffet with an adult purchase. Kids’ meals for kids age 10 and younger are $3.49 and include a soft drink.


Backyard Burgers
711 N. McCroskey St., Nixa, 417-725-8788; 1915 W. Marler Ln., Ozark, 417-581-6686; 4020 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, 417-883-0005; 1008 E. Battlefield, Springfield, 417-890-0500; 2305 N. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, 417-865-0003; 3120 E. Sunshine St., Springfield, 417-890-1236
At the Ozark, Nixa and Springfield (Battlefield) locations, kids age 12 and younger get a kids’ meal for 99 cents on Mondays from 4 to 8 p.m. with a purchase of a combo meal. At the Campbell location, kid’s meals are $1 on Mondays from 4 to 8 p.m. Get two per adult purchase, and there are no age restrictions. At the Glenstone location, kids 12 and younger get one kid meal per adult purchase for $1 on Mondays from 4 to 8 p.m.

Hill Top Pizza
91 S. Main St. (on the hill), Fair Grove, 417-759-7794
On Mondays from 5 to 8 p.m., get 2 kid’s meals per adult purchase for kids 10 and younger.

Planet Sub
533 S. Kimbrough Ave., Springfield, 417- 862-4782
On Saturdays and Sundays, kids ages 12 and younger get a free kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult combo.

Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon
3030 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, 417-886-2900
All day on Tuesdays, get 2 kid’s meals with the purchase of one adult entrée for kids ages 13 and younger. 

Zio’s Italian Kitchen
1249 E. Kingsley St., Springfield 417-889-1919
Kid’s meals are $3.99 every day.

George’s Steak House
339 S. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, 417-831-6777
Every day, kids ages 10 and younger get a free kid’s meal with an adult purchase.

Amigos Mexican Restaurant
2118 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, 417-887-1401
On Mondays, kids ages 10 and younger get a free kid’s meals with an adult purchase of an entrée.

Azrielle’s Café & Bar
2137 W. Republic Rd., Springfield, 417-877-9880
On Monday nights from 5 p.m. to close, kids ages 10 and younger get a free kid’s meal with an adult purchase.

Belgian Waffle & Pancake House
1882 James River Rd., Ozark, 417-582-2600
On Mondays, kids ages 8 and younger get a free kid’s meal with an adult purchase.

Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar
2725 N. Kansas Expwy, Springfield, 417-865-2999; 900 E. Battlefield, Springfield, 417-881-9464
All day on Mondays, kids ages 12 and younger get a kid’s meal for 99 cents with an adult purchase.

Chick-Fil-A
Battlefield Mall 2825 S. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, 417-883-2275
Monday nights from 5 to 8 p.m., kids get a free kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult combo meal.

Rib Crib
750 N. 18th St., Ozark, 417-581-5566
Monday nights from 5 to 9 p.m., kids ages 11 and younger get a free kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult entrée.

San Francisco Oven
1845 E. Sunshine St., Springfield, 417-886-4736
All day Monday, get 2 kid’s meals per adult entrée for kids ages 12 and younger.

Village Inn
2036 S. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, 417-881-0774; 4222 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, 417-887-4774; 850 N. 17th St., Ozark, 417-581-8815
Monday nights from 4 p.m. to close, kids ages 10 and younger get a free kid’s meal with an adult purchase.

Ziggie’s Café
All locations in Springfield, Nixa and Republic
Monday nights from 4 to 10 p.m., kids ages 12 and younger get a free kid’s meal with and adult purchase.

Dairy Queen
4150 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield. 417-886-2253
Tuesday nights from 4 to 10 p.m., kid’s meals are $1.49. No age restrictions.

Coyote’s Adobe Café
1742 S. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, 417-889-7120; 807 N. Main St., Nixa, 417-725-6803
Tuesday nights from 5 p.m. to close, kids ages 12 and younger get 1 free kid’s meal per adult purchase.

Longhorn Grill
1645 W. Republic Rd., Springfield, 417-447-1064
Tuesday nights from 5 p.m. to close and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., kids ages 12 and younger get 1 free kid’s meal per adult purchase. Not valid with other specials or coupons.

McAllister’s Deli
210 W. Sunshine St., Springfield, 417-831-4450; 1460 E. Primrose St., Springfield, 417-890-5250; 2445 A Kansas Expwy, Springfield, 417-866-2331; 703 N. McCroskey St., Nixa, 417-725-9299
Tuesday nights from 5 p.m. to close, get 2 kid’s meals per adult purchase for kids ages 12 and younger.

McDonald’s
Select locations
On Tuesdays from 3 to 8 p.m., the Hamburger Happy Meal is $1.49. No age restrictions.

Pizza Hut
All dine-in locations
All day on Tuesdays, 1 child per adult purchase can eat free off the buffet. Each additional child is $3.99.

Captain D’s
2964 S. National Ave., Springfield, 417-881-6098
All day on Thursdays, kid’s meals are 99 cents for kids ages 10 and younger.

IHOP
5437 N. Kansas Expwy, Springfield, 417-868-8783
Wednesday nights from 5 to 8 p.m., get 2 kid’s meals per adult purchase for kids ages 12 and younger.

Pickerman’s Soup & Sandwich
3234 S. National Ave., 417-886-2360
On Wednesdays, kid’s ages 10 and younger can get a kid’s meal for 99 cents with an adult purchase.

Luigi’s Pizza Kitchen
107 W. Alderstate Dr., Ste. 4, Nixa, 417-725-3336
Friday nights from 4 p.m. to close, kids ages 10 and younger get a free kid’s meal per adult purchase.

Rosie Jo’s Café
915 W. Jackson St., Ozark, 417-581-6047
On Saturdays from 5 p.m. to close, kids ages 10 and younger get a free kid’s meal per adult entrée.

Waxy O’Shea’s
235 Branson Landing, 417-348-1759
On Sundays from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., kids ages 10 and younger get a free kid’s meal with an adult purchase.

Springfield’s Incredible Pizza Company
2850 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, 417-887-3030
All day on Mondays, kids ages 4 to 12 can get a drink, $5.00 game card, and eat from the buffet for $7.00. Everyday, kids ages 3 and younger eat free from the buffet.

Buckingham’s Smokehouse BBQ
All Springfield and Nixa locations
On Monday and Tuesday nights from 5 p.m. to close, kids ages 12 and younger get a free kid’s meal per adult purchase.


 

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