The Perth Mums Group Useful Lists are a quick reference to some of the most helpful, fun and important places in Perth. Our lists are continually updated and cover the best places for kids and parents across Perth.
Below are some of the restaurants in Perth with great kids menus, with some contributions and suggestions by Perth Mums group members.
Obviously the list doesn't include all the awesome spots in Perth, but this is a great place to start. Remember to always do your own research and make sure the venue meets your personal needs.
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday 11:30am to 10pm, Friday and Saturday 11:30am to 11pm, Sunday 11:30am to 9:30pm.
This uber-cool kids menu includes two sizes – little kids ($9.50) and big kids ($12.50) and offers selections for the discerning little diner such as fresh king salmon, a picnic box, mini burgers and chicken lollipops. Wow.
”There are hidden (and not so hidden vegetables) in practically everything, including the pasta sauce.” - PMG member
Jamie’s Italian (pic: Shannon Meyerkort, Perth Mums Group.)
Lot 20, Perth Address: 198 – 206 William Street (Entry via James Street)
Phone: 6162 1195
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday, 10am to late, Sunday 10am to 10pm. Website: lot20.co
This menu only has two choices – the ever-popular fish and chips and a cheeseburger with fries, but it is served with a 100 per cent organic juice with no added sugar or preservatives, plus each meal comes with a kids activity pack.
“I was really impressed with Lot 20. The meal came with an activity pack and it was great value. My son loves the meals.” – PMG Member
Opening hours: Lunch Saturday to Thursday 12pm to 2:30pm, Fridays 11:30am to 3pm. Dinner Sunday to Thursday 5:30pm to 8:30pm, Friday and Saturday 5:30pm to 9pm.
With a huge eight menu options for kids that includes a kids’ sized steak, grilled chicken breast with veggies and homemade pizza, the Market City Tavern not only caters for every taste, but at $12 for a kids meal (including a pop top juice and activity pack) it’s also great value.
“Market City Tavern in Canning Vale is great for kids too - they give the kids an activity pack and it's got a soft serve machine which my two love to add their own sprinkles and toppings to!” - PMG Member
Opening hours: Lunch Monday to Thursday, 11:30am to 3:00pm and dinner 5:00pm to late, Friday to Sunday 11:30am to late.
With kids meals starting from $6.50 for pasta and $12 for kids calamari or tasty spaghetti with meatballs, Pizza Bella Roma is a great place to take the family for some authentic Italian food. Read the Perth Mums Group review here.
Pizza Bella Roma, Fremantle (pic: Marisa Quinn-Haisu, Perth Mums Group.)
North of Perth
The Alexander Pub, Ballajura Address: 322 Alexander Drive, Ballajura.
Phone: 9249 1132.
Opening hours: Lunch Monday to Thursday 11am to 3pm, dinner 5pm to 8:30pm, Friday to Sunday 11am to 9pm.
You’ll find four options on this kids menu, including spaghetti and meatballs for $10 and ham and cheese pizza for $12, which includes an activity pack
“The Alexander is a pub but kid friendly, the meal came out in a pirate ship with an activity pack” - PMG Member
Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 9pm, Saturday 8am to 5pm, Sunday 11am to 5pm.
After 5pm from Monday to Friday, you can buy a kids meal (generally just a smaller version of adult-sized meals) and a drink for just $2.70, making this easily the cheapest kids meal in Perth. Alternatively, for a measly $3.50, you can purchase a snack pack, which includes a sandwich, fruit strap, popcorn and a soft toy.
Mmm. Meatballs. (Pic: Ikea.)
The Guildford Hotel Address: 159 James Street, Guildford.
Phone: 6336 9766.
With Southern Fried chicken tenders and a mini green tomato sanga among the kids options available, the Guildford Hotel’s kids menu has a little bite for every taste. All kids meals are $12 and include a drink, chips and salad.
”When we went there for my dinner my little girl was given a bag with crayons, stickers, and colouring-in sheets to keep her busy while we waited for our food.” - PMG Member.
Mondays, Tuesdays and Saturdays are the best days of the week to visit the Mundaring Hotel with your little ones – kids meals are only $2 when purchased with an adult meal! Bargain! Options include bangers and chips, nuggets and cheeseburgers.
The Mundaring Hotel (pic: The Mundaring Hotel website.)
Missy Moos Burgers, Fremantle and Scarborough Address: Shop 24, The Mezz, 148 Scarborough Beach Road, Mount Hawthorn and 400 South Terrace, South Fremantle.
Phone: Mount Hawthorn 9444 8590, South Fremantle 9433 3322.
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday 11:30am to 9pm, Friday to Sunday 11:30am to late.
Missy Moos offers three tasty burgers in a kid-sized meal with chips and a drink for just $9, making this one of the best value kids’ meals around.
All Outback Jacks kids meals are a meagre $8.95 – including a free ice cream! Options include sausage on a stick, steak, fish filled or pork ribs, and most are served with the option of chips or mash potato.
Is there anything cooler than a croc sippy cup? (Pic: Outback Jacks website.)
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