kid friendly restaurants

Dining or lunching at a restaurant without any kids entertainment can be oh-so-boring, forget disastrous! Family and kid friendly restaurants that can keep children happy at play while the adults chat away, make the ideal venue for playdates, catch-up, or even special occasions.

These kid friendly restaurants have re-opened their doors after a dry lockdown, welcoming families to enjoy sumptuous meals, pizza making, outdoor play, pretend play and more. Look out for daily specials and live entertainment too. 


  • WHERE: Craighall Park
  • OPEN: Tues – Sun
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A rustic styled, kid friendly restaurant with a country feel – a hidden gem right here in the city! Voted by Food24 as one of the top 10, this amazing facility offers a relaxed spacious, outdoor kids facility with a jumping castle, sports equipment, child minders and more, while adults can watch sport or just play catch-up. Pizzas, burgers and much more on the daily specials! Enquire now


  • WHERE: Pretoria East
  • OPEN: Wed – Sun
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Let’s go play! The clean and friendly indoor kids play centre is equipped with slides, soft play obstacles and mazes for toddlers to 12yr olds to enjoy under the watchful eye of qualified child minders, while the café caters for parents and hungry kids too. Enquire now


  • WHERE: Eastleigh, East Rand
  • OPEN: Daily
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A tasteful, world class Mediterranean dining experience for the family. The state of the art kids outdoor play area with child minders includes a soccer field, bubble soccer, sky cinema, bumblebee party bus and make your own pizza. Party on with no additional venue hire! Don’t miss the daily specials and Sundays buy one get one free pizza too! Enquire now


  • WHERE: Bryanston | Crowthorne | Fourways | Parktown
  • OPEN: Daily
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Feel at home at the fresh and welcoming upmarket boutique cafe in Fourways or a Munch kid friendly restaurant near you. With the aroma of a unique home roasted coffee, freshly baked bread, quality ingredients and a well loved play area, there’s so much more to munch at munch! Celebrate any occasion or book an unforgettable playdate. Enquire now


  • WHERE: Centurion
  • OPEN: Thurs – Sun
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Let’s play pretend! Little kids will love playing firemen, news reporter and more in the safe and creative mini city. Boasting 10 playrooms, bike tracks, a soft play centre, pirate jungle gym, and a fantasy land filled with costumes, the indoor play world and mouthwatering, non-alcoholic menu promises hours of imaginative fun for kids 1-13yrs. Enquire now


  • WHERE: Centurion
  • OPEN: Mon – Sun
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Remarkably good food and fun. From open air movie nights to incredibly friendly service and a delightful outdoor play area, this is an affordable family experience, ideal for parties and play dates too. Fully licensed bar with a variety of wines, to help you unwind. Enquire now

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