Looking for ways to dine out on a budget with the little ones this May half-term?

We’ve picked out several restaurants in and around Manchester where kids can eat for completely free, or for just a quid.

YO! - Kids eat free

Kids eat free all day from Monday-Friday between Mon 27 May –  Fri 31 May at ever-popular sushi spot, YO! One child gets a free bento box meal deal for every £10 spent on food by an accompanying adult, and a maximum of three children per booking can eat for free.

Manchester Arndale, Unit R6 & R7, Manchester M4 3AQ
Bella Italia - Kids eat for free / £1

Kids get three courses and a drink for £1 at Bella Italia, with the purchase of every adult main from 4-6pm, Sun – Weds. On Thursdays, kids eat free all day.

Meals are suitable for 2-11 year olds.

Unit G40a, The Lowry, Manchester M50 3AZ
Yard & Coop - Kids eat free

Northern Quarter favourite Yard & Coop will be offering a free meal for kids, featuring their unbeatable buttermilk chicken, with every adult main ordered from Monday to Friday during the school holidays. Available between 12pm-6pm, with lego and crayons also on hand for extra entertainment.

37 Edge St, Manchester M4 1HW
Morrisons - Kids eat free

Under 16s get a free kids meal from Morrisons cafes when an adult purchases a meal with a value of £5 or more from either The Breakfasts, Classics or Chippy menus. The offer is available nationwide, all day, every day. The kids meal can be chosen from a range of favourites including chicken nuggets, chips and beans, bangers and mash or mac and cheese, as well as the kids’ pick ‘n’ mix meal deal, which includes a sandwich or toastie, snack and drink.

Various Morrisons locations
Asda Cafe - Kids eat for £1

Kids can eat for £1 in Asda Cafes at any time, seven days a week, with no minimum adult spend required – and they’ve extended the offer to last the whole year having fed over 3 million little ones as part of the scheme.

Various Asda locations
Beefeater - Kids eat free

Beefeater will also be offering free all-you-can-eat breakfasts for two under 16s with every adult breakfast purchased, available throughout the school holidays.

Various Beefeater locations
Dobbies - Kids eat free

Get a free children’s breakfast with any adult traditional or full breakfast, or a free child’s hot meal or pick ‘n’ mix lunch box with any adult main course at Dobbies Garden Centre in Timperley. This offer is available every day in and includes a free child’s drink. Kids can even enjoy a full Sunday Roast with a £1 additional supplement.

Green Ln, Timperley, Altrincham WA15 8QP
The Real Greek - Kids eat free

Available from Sun 26 May-Sun 2 Jun, for every £10 spent by an adult at The Real Greek, kids (under 12) get a free meal, along with a drink and an ice cream or sorbet.

Corn Exchange, Exchange Sq, Manchester M4 3TR / Unit R8B, The Orient, Trafford Centre, Manchester M17 8EQ
Bill's Manchester - Kids eat free

Running from Mon 27 May-Fri 31 May(excluding weekends), Bill’s lets up to two kids eat free when any adult orders a main dish at breakfast, lunch or dinner. Children’s Menu meals include buttermilk pancakes, macaroni cheese and fish fingers and chips.

Kala - Kids eat free

Every Sunday throughout the May half term holidays and beyond, kids can enjoy a main and dessert completely free, or even Kala’s delicious mini roast beef Sunday Dinner. The offer applies to one child under the age of 12 for each paying adult when ordering a main.

Kala, 55 King St, Manchester M2 4LQ
TGI Fridays - Kids eat free

TGI Fridays is giving away a free kid’s meal whenever you order an adult’s main, available all day, everyday, once you’ve signed up to become a Stripes Member.

Royal Exchange, Manchester, Cross St, Manchester M2 7DH,
Brewdog - Kids eat free

Available from Sat 25 May-Sun 2 Jun, Manchester’s Brewdog locations serve a free kid’s meal with every adult main, with options ranging from DIY pizzas to cheese toasties.

5 Peter St, Manchester M2 5BG
Fri 24 May
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Published on:
Wed 29 May 2024