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Guide to Kids Eat Free Nights in Columbus

 

Don’t you just love Kids Eat Free Nights? It’s a night off from cooking, plus a good deal. We’ve made it super easy to find a list of daily Columbus Kids Eat Free nights. Additionally, we’ve added nights where restaurants offer discounts on kids meals.  In most cases, these are dine-in only offers and require the purchase of an adult meal. These deals could change at any time, so consider calling to confirm before you load the kids and go!

Click On the Restaurant’s name below and it will take you to its website for more information!


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Daily

  • Rusty Bucket– Enroll your child in the Rusty Bucket program Bucketeer Bookworms.  Once they read 5 books, they record it on a bookmark provided by Rusty Bucket and earn a free kid’s meal.  You can pick up the bookmarks at Rusty Bucket.
  • Old Bag of Nails– print off this coupon HERE before your visit for a free kids meal with the adult meal purchase of $6.99 or higher.
  • O’Charleys– Kids eat free all day every day. Kids beverage not included.
  • Steak n’ Shakekids eat free: all day every day. For every $9 spent, one child (12 and under) will receive a free Kids Plate. 

Sunday

  • Johnny Buccelli’s (Bethel Road) – kids eat free (after 4 pm): Free kids meal for children 12 & under with each adult purchase – drink included! (Sunday – Thursday)
  • Iron Grill Barbecue & Brew – kids eat free
  • Dickey’s Barbecue Pit (Hilliard)- One free kids meal per paid adult entree of equal or greater value. Kids 12 and under.

Monday

  • Joe’s Crab Shackkids eat free (ages 13 and under)…with every adult entree you purchase you can get one free kids meal
  • Texas Road Housekids eat free (ages 12 & under)(4 p.m.-10 p.m.) : One FREE kids meal with the purchase of each adult entree. This offer is for dine-in only and cannot be combined with any other specials, coupons, promotions or discounts. *Warning do NOT bring someone with a severe peanut allergy here 
  • BD Mongolian BBQ kids eat free on Mondays and Tuesdays: (kids 11 and under) eat and drink for only $3 each with adult meal purchase
  • Las Margaritas on Frantz  – kids eat free: 12 and under
  • Carsonie’s (Upper Arlington)- kids eat free (A balloon artist walks from table to table)
  • Johnny Buccelli’s (Bethel Road) – kids eat free (after 4 p.m.): Free kids meal for children 12 & under with each adult purchase – drink included! (Sunday – Thursday)
  • Submarine House (Hilliard)- this deal is offered Monday-Friday from 4-8 p.m.
  • Taco Loco (Dublin)- kids eat free on Wednesdays too
  • Liberty Tavern (Powell)- kids eat free
  • Don Tequila (Powell)- free kid meal for children 7 and under with the purchase of an adult meal
  • Wendell’s (Westerville)- kids eat free
  • Villa Nova  (Worthington) – kids eat cheap: kids meals are $1.99
  • Spaghetti Warehouse– kids eat cheap: kids meals are $1.99
  • bd’s Mongolian Grill – (Easton, Sawmill and Arena District) kids eat cheap on Mondays and Tuesdays: kids 10 and under eat for $3.00

Tuesday

Wednesday

  • Roosters (New Albany Location)- kids eat cheap: $0.99 (6 p.m.-8 p.m.)…face painting and balloons are available
  • Skyline Chilikids eat free: (5-9 p.m.) with a purchase of one adult meal.
  • Applebee’s kids eat cheap: Kids eat for $0.99
  • Culver’s (Hilliard on Rentra Dr.)- kids eat free (5 p.m. – 8 p.m.): Buy a dinner or value basket and get a free kids meal. (Also on Saturday nights)
  • Carfagna’s Restaurant (Westerville)kids eat free: Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
  • Skyline Chili – kids eat free: from (5 p.m. – 8 p.m.)
  • Johnny Buccelli’s (Bethel Road) – Kids Eat Free (after 4 p.m.): Free kids meal for children 12 & under with each adult purchase – drink included! (Sunday – Thursday)
  • PIZZAFIRE (Dublin)- Free kids meal
  • Submarine House (Hilliard)- this deal is offered Monday-Friday from 4-8 p.m.
  • Taco Loco (Dublin)- kids eat free on Mondays too
  • Fiesta Jaliscokids eat free (4-10 p.m.)
  • Star Lanes Polaris– kids eat free (5 p.m.-close)

Thursday

  • Quaker Steak & Lube (Polaris) – kids eat free all day (kids 10 and under)
  • Johnny Buccelli’s (Bethel Road) – kids eat free (after 4 p.m.): Free kids meal for children 12 & under with each adult purchase – drink included! (Sunday – Thursday)
  • Submarine House (Hilliard)- this deal is offered Monday-Friday from 4-8 p.m.

Friday

  • Submarine House (Hilliard)- this deal is offered Monday-Friday from 4-8 p.m.
  • Don’t forget about the daily deals listed above from Rusty Bucket and Old Bag of Nails!

Saturday

  • Culver’s (Hilliard on Rentra Dr.) – kids eat free (5 p.m. – 8 p.m.): Buy a dinner or value basket and get a free kids meal. (Also on Wednesday nights)
  • Mudflats Bar & Grill (Galena)- kids eat free (also on Tuesdays)

What restaurants would you add to our list of Columbus Kids Eat Free Nights?

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8 Responses to Guide to Kids Eat Free Nights in Columbus

  1. Julie Miller
    Julie Miller July 19, 2016 at 6:53 am #

    This is great! I was literally just searching for something like this 2 days ago!! 🙂

    • Amy Onifer
      Amy Onifer July 19, 2016 at 4:54 pm #

      Yay! Glad this information is helpful!

  2. Rebakah July 19, 2016 at 4:03 pm #

    Mudflats in Galena: free on Tuesdays and Saturdays

    • Amy Onifer
      Amy Onifer July 19, 2016 at 4:55 pm #

      Thanks so much for filling us in on this one! We’ll be sure to add it to the list. 🙂

  3. Erica August 15, 2016 at 3:55 pm #

    Great compilation! Carsonie’s Stromboli and Pizza Kitchen in Upper Arlington has a Kids Eat Free night on Mondays! AND a balloon artist who walks from table to table making balloon creations for the kids. 🙂

    • Amy Onifer
      Amy Onifer August 15, 2016 at 9:21 pm #

      Thanks so much for the suggestion Erica! We will add Carsonie’s to the list. It sounds like a great evening!

  4. Scott Cieplinski October 8, 2016 at 4:34 pm #

    Fresh Kitchen on Tuesdays. One child eats free for each adult meal purchased.

  5. Christina Trecapelli October 11, 2016 at 12:13 pm #

    Zoup! offers a free kids meal with the purchase of an adult entree every Wednesday evening after 4pm from now through December.