When the family is hungry and you don’t have time to cook, eating out can make your life a little easier. But dining in a restaurant can be expensive, especially when you have kids in tow. So where do kids eat free on Wednesday’s? To help you save some time and money, we have narrowed down a list of places where your kids can eat for free!

In the list below, you will find restaurants that offer free or discounted kid’s meals on Wednesdays, as well as those that offer free meals for kids most days or even everyday. Please bear in mind that these promotions can vary by location and/or change over time, so while we confirmed the information is accurate, it’s always a good idea to check with the management of your local restaurant before loading the kids in the car for their free meal.

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Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free (Or at a Discount) on Wednesdays

1. El Torito

  • The deal: Get one free kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult entree. (Although not specified on the El Torito website, we contacted a customer service representative who confirmed this information.)
  • Days and times the deal is valid: All day Wednesdays.
  • Restrictions: Limit one free meal per adult entree.
  • See the menu on the restaurant’s website
  • Find a location near you.

2. Logan’s Roadhouse

3. PepperJax Grill

Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free Most Days or Every Day

1. Brother Jimmy’s BBQ

2. Cafe Brazil

3. Café Rio

  • The deal: Free kid’s quesadilla for dine-in. (Although not specified on the Café Rio website, we contacted a customer service representative who confirmed this information.)
  • Days and times the deal is valid: Every day.
  • Restrictions: Only for kids six and under; only food option is cheese quesadilla.
  • See the menu on the restaurant’s website
  • Find a location near you.

4. Cicis Pizza

  • The deal: Kids under three eat free with the purchase of an adult buffet. (Although not specified on the Cicis website, we contacted a customer service representative who confirmed this information.)
  • Days and times the deal is valid: Every day.
  • Restrictions: Kids must be three and under; only available with the purchase of an adult buffet. Occasionally, local franchises will run specials where older kids can also eat for free; check with your local Cici’s for more information.
  • See the menu on the restaurant’s website
  • Find a location near you (top right corner).

5. Moe’s Original Bar B Que

  • The deal: At some locations, kids eat free. The promotion varies by location. (Although not specified on the Moe’s Bar B Que website, we contacted a customer service representative who confirmed this information.)
  • Days, times, and locations the deal is valid: 
    • Bangor, ME: Free kid’s meal when dining in with every adult meal.
    • Hoover, Vestavia, and Trussville locations in Birmingham, AL: Kids under 10 eat free after 5 PM with purchase of an adult meal.
    • Eagle, CO: Free kid’s meal when dining in with every adult meal.
    • Hendersonville, NC: Kids under 10 eat for free after 4 PM.
    • South Portland, ME: Free kid’s meal for kids under 12 when dining in with every adult meal.
  • See the menu on the restaurant’s website
  • Find a location near you.

6. Quiznos

  • The deal: Free kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult meal. (Although not specified on the Quiznos website, we contacted a customer service representative who confirmed this information.)
  • Days and times the deal is valid: Every day.
  • Restrictions: Only available at some locations. Please contact your local Quizno’s for more information.
  • See the menu on the restaurant’s website
  • Find a location near you.

As you can see there quite a few restaurants that offer free or discounted kid’s meals on Wednesdays. The great news is that kids can eat free most days of the week! Check out these articles on where your kids can eat free on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

In Summary

There are great deals out there for any day of the week if you know where to look, including several places kids can eat free on Wednesdays. Restaurants generally require the purchase of an adult entree or meal to get the free child’s meal, and some have age and time restrictions. Remember to confirm each deal with your local restaurant. Once you have done that, enjoy your meal together with your family!