When it comes to dining out as a family, kid-friendly restaurants in Canberra are a win for an easy lunch or dinner. This article will list all the best kid-friendly restaurants in Canberra, whether you’re on the hunt for child-friendly eateries in the CBD or surrounding suburbs. Without further ado, here are a handful of the best family friendly restaurants Canberra has to offer.

Kid-Friendly Restaurants In Canberra CBD

Blu Ginger 

Kid friendly restaurants Canberra

Blu Ginger serves up a delicious assortment of Indian cuisines for families to enjoy, with plenty of flavours to satisfy everyone. The menu includes tandoori chicken, naan bread, seafood curry, and heaps more. Banquets are also available for $25.90 per person. To browse the full menu or to plan your visit, head over to the Blu Ginger website. 

Hours: Sunday to Wednesday (11:30 am to 3 pm; 5 pm to 10 pm) Thursday to Saturday (11:30 am to 3 pm; 5 pm to 11 pm)

Address: 2/5-21 Genge St, Canberra ACT 2600

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Beach Burrito Co

For families in the mood for Mexican cuisine, the Beach Burrito Co has a generous selection of kid-friendly meals to choose from. This includes a cheese quesadilla, chicken burrito, fish and chips, or a DIY taco kit – all for only $8 each. Alternatively, head down on weekdays from 4 pm to 6 pm for a kid’s eat free promotion. As for desserts, there are churros with plenty of dipping sauces to accompany. If you’re looking for ways to entertain the kids, an activity pack is available for $2. Head over to the Beach Burrito Co website to see the full menu or to plan your visit. 

Hours: Sunday to Thursday (11 am to 10:30 pm) Friday to Saturday (11 am to 11 pm) 

Address: 181 City Walk, Canberra ACT 2600

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Grill’d, Canberra Centre 

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Known for its nutritious burger range, Grill’d offer healthy kid-friendly meals for families – conveniently located in the heart of Canberra. The burger menu includes beef, chicken, lamb, wagyu, veggie and plenty more. For the kids under 7 years of age, there are meals available with a burger, chips, and juice along with a small toy. Head over to the Grill’d website to browse the full burger selection or to plan your visit. 

Hours: Sunday to Thursday (10:30 am to 10 pm) Friday and Saturday (10:30 am to 10:30 pm) 

Address: Shop, EG12/125 Bunda St, Canberra ACT 2601

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First Edition Restaurant And Bar 

Kid’s meals are only $15 each at the First Edition Restaurant And Bar, with plenty of classic options to leave everyone feeling full and satisfied. The menu includes cheeseburgers, chicken nuggets, grilled fish, ham and pineapple pizza, spaghetti bolognese, and toasted sandwiches. Not to mention, the meal also comes with either vegetables or salad, a drink, and two scoops of ice cream to finish. Head to the First Edition Restaurant And Bar website to browse the full menu or to plan your visit.  

Hours: Monday to Sunday (11 am to 9:30 pm) 

Address: Level 1/65 Northbourne Ave, Canberra ACT 2601

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Soi Noodle Bar 

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The Soi Noodle Bar serves up a generous range of dishes for families to enjoy. This includes mini dishes such as soup, gyoza, spring rolls, crab buns, tempura, and more, as well as main dishes, noodles, salad, ramen, curry, and so much more. Head over to the Soi Noodle Bar website for a full menu list and prices. 

Hours: Monday to Sunday (11 am to 10 pm) 

Address: Canberra Centre Shopping Centre, Shop EG08, Bunda Street, Canberra ACT 2601

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Kid-Friendly Restaurants In Canberra Suburbs 

Hellenic Club 

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Located in Phillip, the Hellenic Club has a vast kids menu selection with plenty of favourites to satisfy everyone. The menu includes chicken breast, spaghetti bolognese, roast beef, roast of the day, chicken nuggets, battered fish, calamari, and chicken schnitzel. Prices range from $9 to $16. Plus, the kids are sure to be entertained with the Kids Play World – offering a jungle gym, ball pit, and arcade games. Head over to the website to browse the full menu or to plan your visit to the Hellenic Club. 

Hours: Monday to Sunday (9 am to 4 am) 

Address: Matilda St, Phillip ACT 2606

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George Harcourt Inn

The George Harcourt Inn is located in Nicholls, serving up plenty of kid-friendly meals from only $10.50. The selection includes classics such as bangers and mash, spaghetti bolognese, fish and chips, schnitzel, bubble and squeak, chicken nuggets, and steak with vegetables. For dessert, there’s ice cream with sweet toppings. For the full menu or to plan your visit to the George Harcourt Inn, head over to the restaurant’s website. 

Hours: Sunday to Wednesday (11 am to 10 pm) Thursday to Saturday (11 am to 12 am) 

Address: 3 Gold Creek Rd, Nicholls ACT 2913

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Tullip’s Cafe 

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Families looking for a kid-friendly breakfast in Canberra can swing by the Tullip’s Cafe in Pialligo, with a range of options for kids to choose between. This includes Vegemite toast soldiers, waffles, or the kid’s big breakfast with eggs, bacon, and toast. Extras are also available for an additional cost. Meal prices range from $6 to $13.50. See the Tullip’s Cafe website for the full menu or to plan your visit. 

Hours: Monday to Friday (7 am to 3 pm) Saturday and Sunday (7 am to 4 pm) 

Address: 8 Beltana Rd, Pialligo ACT 2609

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Cafe Injoy 

Another worthy spot for a kid-friendly breakfast in Canberra is Cafe Injoy, located in Nicholls. All items on the kid’s menu are only $12.50 and includes pancakes, bacon, eggs, hash browns, and toast. Otherwise, stop in for lunch to enjoy chicken nuggets, battered fish, toasted sandwiches, cheeseburgers, and nachos. There’s also plenty of sweet treats available to finish off the meal. For a full menu or to plan your visit to Cafe Injoy, head over to the website. 

Hours: Monday to Sunday (8:30 am to 4:30 pm) 

Address: 39 O’Hanlon Pl, Nicholls ACT 2913

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Mookie

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Mookie is packed to the brim with tasty burgers for the whole family to enjoy. The burger menu includes beef, chicken, mushroom, pork belly, and more, with wings, fries, potato gems, and sweet potato fries also available. Burger prices range from $11 to $15, with extras also available at an additional price. For dessert, there’s apple pie, frozen custard, and more. Head to the Mookie website to see the full menu or to plan your visit. 

Hours: Sunday to Wednesday (11 am to 9 pm) Thursday, Friday, and Saturday (11 am to 9:30 pm) 

Address: 4A/21 Genge St, Canberra ACT 2601

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Urban Pantry 

Located in Manuka, the Urban Pantry has kid-friendly meals for only $14. With the variety on offer, there’s a little something to suit everyone. The kid’s menu includes cheeseburgers, quinoa crumble chicken, battered or grilled fish, and spaghetti with Napoli sauce. For parents, there’s burgers, pasta, calamari, prawn skewers, and heaps more. Head to the Urban Pantry website to browse the full offering or to plan your visit. 

Hours: Monday to Friday (6:30 am to 4 pm) Saturday (7 am to 4 pm) Sunday (7 am to 3 pm) 

Address: 5 Bougainville St, Manuka ACT 2603

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Edgar’s Inn

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Parents on the hunt for a kid-friendly breakfast can head to Edgar’s Inn, where kid meals are only $12. Kid’s can enjoy pancakes with 2 options available – with bacon and maple or fresh fruit and maple. For parents, there’s avocado on toast, a big breakfast, breakfast rolls, coconut panna cotta, vegetarian alternatives, and heaps more. See the Edgar’s Inn website to browse the menu or to plan your visit. 

Hours: Monday to Thursday (7 am to 10 pm) Friday (7 am to 11:30 pm) Saturday (8 am to 11:30 pm) Sunday (8 am to 10 pm) 

Address: 1 Edgar St, Ainslie ACT 2602

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Star Buffet Canberra

The Star Buffet Canberra has an overwhelming range of delicious food for the whole family to enjoy. Kids and parents can dig into international cuisines, roasted meats, seafood, and sweet desserts. With the range available, there’s something for every member of the family to enjoy. Kids can enjoy the buffet for $1.20 times their age for lunch on weekdays, and $1.90 times their age on weekends. As for dinner, pricing starts from $1.90 times their age on weekdays and $2 times their age on weekends. Plus, for an extra $3, enjoy bottomless soft drink. Head to the Star Buffet website for more information on the offering or to plan your visit. 

Hours: Monday to Thursday (11:30 am to 2 pm; 5:30 pm to 9 pm) Friday (11:30 am to 2 pm; 5:30 pm to 10 pm) Saturday (12 pm to 3 pm; 5:30 pm to 10 pm) Sunday (12 pm to 3 pm; 5:30 pm to 9 pm) 

Address: 8 Kett St, Kambah ACT 2902

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Stripey Sundae

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For those in the mood for something sweet, head over to Stripey Sundae in Nicholls. The ice creamery serves up hand made ice cream, with flavours such as salted caramel, chocolate, vanilla, liquorice, and more. There’s also milkshakes, coffee, tea, drinks, sundaes, and more. Head to the website for more information or to plan your visit to Stripey Sundae. 

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday (11 am to 5:30 pm) Friday (11 am to 9 pm) Saturday and Sunday (11 am to 5 pm) 

Address: 11 O’Hanlon Pl, Nicholls ACT 2913

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Snapper At Jamison 

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Snapper At Jamison offers their kid’s menu for only $10.90 per meal. Children can choose between kid-friendly meals such as fish and chips or chicken nuggets and chips. Kids can receive a juice for an extra $4. For parents, there’s crumbed snapper, grilled fish, calamari, prawn cutlets, chicken schnitzel burgers, and more. For the full menu or to plan your visit to Snapper At Jamison, head over to the restaurant’s website. 

Hours: Monday to Sunday (11 am to 8 pm) 

Address: Canberra Southern Cross Club Jamison, Bowman St, Macquarie ACT 2614

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Gungahlin Lakes Club

Head over to the Gungahlin Lakes Club on Mondays for their Kids Eat Free promotion. With a full price main meal, kids receive a complimentary kids meal. The kid’s menu includes classics such as chicken tenderloin bites, grilled fish, Bolognese linguini, mini burgers, bangers and mash, or pizza. Plus, the meal also comes with a drink and the choice of frozen yoghurt or ice cream. The menu is available to kids under 12 years. Otherwise, stop by on Tuesdays for $12.50 pizzas, Wednesdays for $15 schnitzels, or Thursdays for $15 steaks. For more information or to browse the full menu, head to the Gungahlin Lakes Club website. 

Hours: Monday (9 am to 4 am) Tuesday to Sunday (10 am to 4 am) 

Address: 110 Gundaroo Dr, Nicholls ACT 2913

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Hog’s Australia’s Steakhouse Canberra 

Kid friendly restaurants Canberra

Kid’s meals range from only $9.95 to $12.95 at the Hog’s Australia’s Steakhouse Canberra, with plenty of options to satisfy everyone. The lineup includes fish and chips, pasta, steak, cheeseburgers, and chicken nuggets. The meals also come with curly fries and a drink, along with 2 complimentary scoops of ice cream to finish off the meal. A fruit jelly can also be added for an additional $1. To browse the full menu or plan your visit, head to the Hog’s Australia’s Steakhouse Canberra website.

Hours: Sunday to Thursday (11:30 am to 9 pm) Friday and Saturday (11:30 am to 10 pm)

Address: Baileys Arcade, 143 London Cct, Civic ACT 2608

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Kid Friendly Restaurants In Canberra

Families are spoilt for choice when it comes to kid-friendly restaurants in Canberra. Whether you’re in the mood for Indian, Asian, Mexican, or anything in-between, there’s something to suit every member of the family. Plus, with promotions and kid’s menus available, the experience doesn’t have to break the bank. If you’re looking for places to eat in Canberra with kids, consider checking out a few of these spots in the CBD and surrounding suburbs.