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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Valley restaurants where kids eat free

18 Degrees Neighborhood Grill at the Ice Den
9375 E Bell Rd, Scottsdale
480-344-2653 • 18-degrees.com
Concept: Casual family dining and bar with high-def TVs throughout and a contemporary, lodge-like atmosphere overlooking the Coyotes ice rink. Menu emphasizes standard American favorites.
Offer: Kids eat free on Tuesdays with the purchase of any adult entrée.
Kids menu: Chicken fingers (all white meat), grilled cheese, hot dogs, kids burger, macaroni & cheese, mini cheese pizza with mozzarella and one topping. All kids menu items served with choice of fruit or fries.

Applebee’s
20 Valley locations • applebees.com
Concept: Casual dining.
Offer: 1 free kids meal per adult meal purchase each Tues at participating locations only.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger.
Kids menu: Chicken tenders, grilled cheese sandwich, macaroni & cheese, mini cheeseburger, grilled chicken sandwich.

Arriba Mexican Grill
6 Valley locations in Ahwatukee, Gilbert, Glendale, Goodyear, Phoenix and Scottsdale
arribamexicangrill.com
Concept: New Mexico cuisine.
Offer: 1 free kids meal per adult meal purchased each Sun.
Restrictions: Ages 10 & younger. Dine-in only. Not valid with other offers or coupons.
Kids menu: Bean burrito, mini chimis & taco, beef or chicken taco, cheese enchilada, grilled cheese, chicken strips, corn dog, cheese crisp, macaroni & cheese.

Chelsea’s Kitchen
5040 N 40th St, Phoenix
602-957-2555 • chelseaskitchenaz.com
Concept: Arizona-style roadhouse on the canal serving comfort food: breakfast, burgers, salads, sandwiches, tacos, and specialty dishes.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with adult meal purchase 3-6pm daily. Beverage included.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger.
Kids menu: Macaroni & cheese, peanut butter & jelly sushi roll, grilled cheese sandwich, fish plate.

Chevy’s

7700 W Arrowhead Towne Ctr, Glendale
623-979-0055
chevys.com
Concept: Casual dining, Mexican cuisine.
Offer: 1 free kids meal per regular price adult entrée purchase all day Tues.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only. Beverage not included. Not valid with any other offer, discount or coupon. Not offered on holidays.
Kids menu: Cheese, beef or chicken flauta, cheese quesadilla, chicken bites, chicken or beef taco, bean and cheese burrito, cheeseburger. Choice of two sides (fresh fruit, grilled veggies, carrots and celery, applesauce, sweet corn tomatillo, French fries) and choice of dessert (flavored gelatin or ice cream cone).

Chompie’s
3481 W. Frye Rd, Chandler
480-398-3008
Paradise Valley Mall, Phoenix
602-710-2910
9301 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale
480-860-0475
1160 E University Ave, Tempe
480-557-0700
chompies.com
Concept: New York-style deli, restaurant and bakery.
Offer: 1 free kids meal per adult meal purchased ($8 or more) every Tues.
Restrictions: Ages 10 & younger. Dine-in only. Not valid on certain holidays or with any other offers, coupons or discounts.
Kids menu: Pancakes, challah French toast sticks, whole wheat French toast, scrambled egg with cheese, bagel & cream cheese, yogurt parfait, grilled chicken Caesar salad, grilled cheese, macaroni & cheese, hamburger, cheeseburger, kosher hot dog, chicken fingers, pizza bagel, grilled chicken strips.  Includes a choice of sides and a cookie.

Cici’s Pizza Buffet

1011 S Gilbert Rd, Mesa
480-545-2866
2270 N 75th Ave #101, Phoenix
623-247-4992
cicispizza.com
Concept: All-you-can-eat pizza, pasta and salad.
Offer: 1 kids buffet free with paying adult and purchase of a drink all day, Mon.

Cocomo Joe’s
28244 N Tatum Blvd, Cave Creek
480-538-8008 • cocomojoes.com
Concept: Tropical, beach-theme, casual dining.
Offer: 1 free kids meal per adult entrée purchase all day Sun. Includes beverage (soft drink, milk, chocolate milk, lemonade, iced tea).
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only.
Kids menu: Tiny burgers (like sliders), chicken strips, cheese crisp, chicken tacos, fish & chips, macaroni & cheese, ribs.

Connolly’s Sports Grill
2605 W Carefree Hwy, Phoenix
623-879-5997 • connollysgrill.com
Concept: Sports grill.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with adult meal purchase 4-10pm Tues.
Restrictions: Ages 10 & younger.
Kids menu: Mini corn dog, chicken bites and fries, chicken crisp and fries, burger and fries, chicken sandwich and fries, macaroni & cheese.

Cucina Tagliani

17045 N 59th Ave #101, Glendale
602-547-2782
8349 W Bell Rd, Peoria
623-412-2670
cucinatagliani.com
Concept: Pasta and pizza.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with adult meal purchase Sun-Thurs.
Restrictions: Ages 10 & younger. Must have a (free) Tagliani Rewards Card.
Kids menu: Choice of cheese, pepperoni, sausage, chicken or bacon pizza; chicken strips, pick-a-pasta (choose one pasta, one sauce and one item), macaroni & cheese.

Denny’s
30 Valley locations • dennys.com
Concept: Casual family dining.
Offer: Up to 2 free kids entrées from the kids’ menu per 1 regular adult entrée purchase Tues 4-10pm (times offered vary by location).
Restrictions: Ages 10 & younger. Dine-in only. Beverages not included.
Kids menu: Chicken nuggets, hot dog, hamburger/cheeseburger, spaghetti, pizza, macaroni & cheese, grilled cheese. Breakfast options include include chocolate chip pancakes, softball pancake or build-your-own Jr Grand Slam.

Dickey’s Barbeque Pit
7337 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale
480-368-5569
1914 S Power Rd, Mesa
480-361-8053
dickeys.com
Concept: Slow-cooked barbecue “served fast.”
Offer: 1 free kids meal per adult meal purchase each Sun. Includes a roll, side, fountain drink and free soft-serve ice cream (for adult and child).
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only. Not valid with any other offers or coupons.
Kids menu: Chicken nuggets, barbeque sandwich, child-size “Dickey’s Plate.”

Dilly’s Deli

3330 S Price Rd, Tempe, 480-491-1196
414 W University Dr, Tempe, 480-929-0111
14202 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale
480-596-3354
2895 Alma School Rd, Chandler
480-722-0645
dillysdeli.com
Concept: Sandwich shop.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with each adult meal Sat & Sun.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger.
Kids menu: Half grilled cheese or pb&J, comes with chips, cookie and small drink

Dos Gringos
8000 S Priest Rd, Tempe
480-753-4577
1361 N Alma School Rd, Chandler
480-855-3303
1958 S Greenfield Rd, Mesa
480-633-5525
dosgringosaz.com
Concept: Mexican.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with purchase of meal priced at $7.99 or higher daily.
Restrictions: Dine-in only. Not offered at the Scottsdale location.
Kids menu: Bean and cheese burrito, cheese crisp, cheese quesadilla, steak or chicken taco, nachos, macaroni & cheese, cheeseburger with tater tots. All kids menu items come with soft drink and a scoop of ice cream.

Fat Willy’s
1762 S Greenfield Rd #111, Mesa
480-926-8500
9937 E Baseline Rd #101, Mesa
480-380-6307
2662 E University Dr #102, Mesa
480-615-0500
4850 S Gilbert Rd, Chandler
480-883-1356
fatwillysaz.com
Concept: Family sports grill.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with purchase of adult meal 2-10pm every Tues.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Excludes items on JV menu.
Kids menu: Grilled cheese, kids burger/cheeseburger, grilled chicken sandwich, peanut butter and jelly, hot dog basket, turkey wraps, macaroni & cheese, pasta, chicken fingers, quesadilla, cheese crisp, wing basket, teriyaki chicken breast, grilled chicken salad.

Gallagher’s Food and Fun
6 Valley locations • gallaghersaz.com
Concept: Full-service restaurant with neighborhood tavern feel.
Offer: 1 free kids meal per adult entrée purchase of $7.95 or more each Tues.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only.
Kids menu: Chicken tenders, mini cheeseburger, hot dog, grilled cheese, cheese crisp, cheese or pepperoni pizza, macaroni & cheese and quarter rack of ribs.

Garcia’s
6 Valley locations
garciasmexicanrestaurants.net
Concept: Traditional Mexican cuisine.
Offer: kids meals are $.99 on Sun.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only.
Kids menu: Chicken strips, burro, tacos, mini tacos & chimis, grilled cheese, cheese crisp, macaroni & cheese, cheeseburger.

Humble Pie
2333 N 7th St, Phoenix
602-229-1289
21050 N Tatum Blvd Phoenix
480-502-2121
6149 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale
480-556-9900
6501 E. Greenway Pkwy, Scottsdale
480-998-2199
humblepieusa.com
Concept: Gourmet pizza.
Offer: 2 kids eat free for each adult minimum order of $10 each Sun.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only.
Kids menu: Cheese pizza, chicken strips & fries, macaroni & cheese, spaghetti & meatballs, noodles with tomato sauce or butter.

Iguana Mack’s
1371 N Alma School Rd, Chandler
480-899-6735 • iguanamacks.com
Concept: Casual dining with a traditional roadhouse feel.
Offer: 1 free kids meal per adult entrée purchase during lunches Mon 11-4pm.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only.
Kids menu: Cheeseburger, corn dog, pizza, cheese crisp, chicken fingers, fish.

IHOP
24 locations Valleywide • ihop.com
Concept: 24-hour full-service restaurant best known for pancakes and other breakfast specialties.
Offer: 1 free kids meal per adult purchase 4-10pm daily. Offer varies by location.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only.
Kids menu: Large variety of breakfast items, fresh fruit, fish, cheeseburger, grilled cheese, chicken strips.

IKEA Tempe Restaurant

2110 W IKEA Way, Tempe
480-496-5658 • ikea-usa.com
Concept: American food and Swedish specialties.
Offer: 1 free kids combo meal (valued at $2.49) on Tues 11am-close.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger.
Kids menu: Macaroni & cheese, chicken tenders or meatballs with a side (veggies, fries or mashed potatoes) and a drink.

Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon
1743 E. Camelback Rd, Phoenix
602-265-7827 • lonestarsteakhouse.com
Concept: Texas-style steakhouse.
Offer: 1 free kids meals per adult entrée purchase each Tues.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only.
Kids menu: Hot dog, grilled cheese, macaroni & cheese, cheeseburger, grilled chicken sandwich, chicken tenders, steak medallions.

Manuel’s

7 Valley locations • manuelsaz.com
Concept: Mexican cuisine.
Offer: 1 free kids meal per adult entrée purchase ($7 or more) all day Wed.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only. Offer not valid at all locations, so call ahead to ask.
Kids menu: Mini tacos, cheese enchilada, chicken strips, hamburger, bean burro, cheese crisp, grilled cheese, rolled tacos, macaroni & cheese.

Mining Camp Restaurant
6100 E Mining Camp St, Apache Junction
480-982-3181
miningcamprestaurant.com
Concept: Family-style dining in a mining camp atmosphere.
Offer: Ages 4 & younger eat free every day.

My Big Fat Greek Restaurant

Valleywide (some locations do not offer kids eat free)
mybigfatgreekrestaurant.com
Concept: Greek cuisine.
Offer: 1 free kids meal per adult purchase Mon-Wed 4pm-close.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only. Select locations.
Kids menu: Macaroni & cheese, spaghetti, kids pizza, cheeseburger, half a gyro pita, popcorn shrimp, chicken tenders.

NYPD Pizza
10 Valley locations in Avondale, Chandler, Gilbert, Glendale, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Surprise and Tempe
aznypdpizza.com
Concept: New York-style pizzeria.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with the purchase of a 14-inch pizza, pasta entrée, hero or large salad after 4pm Wed & Sun. 2 free kids meals for every 16-inch, 18-inch or Sicilian pizza purchased after 4pm Wed & Sun. Includes beverage (soft drink or iced tea) and ice cream sundae.
Restrictions: Ages 10 & younger. Dine-in only.
Kids menu: Fiori’s Famous Pizza Bites, macaroni & cheese, spaghetti with meatballs, spaghetti with marinara sauce, cheese ravioli. Includes soft drink and ice cream sundae.

Oggi’s
6681 W Beardsley Rd, Glendale
623-566-8080 • glendale.oggis.com
Concept: Pizza, pasta, sandwich, salad, burger and brewery.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with adult meal purchase 4-9pm each Sun & Tues.
Kids menu: Cheese pizza, Oggi stix, popcorn chicken, Bambino pasta, grilled cheese sandwich, macaroni & cheese, corn dog.

RigaTony’s
1850 E. Warner Rd, Tempe
480-899-1111 • rigatonys.com
Concept: New York’s Little Italy-style dining.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with each adult entrée purchase each Mon (excludes holidays).
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger. Dine-in only.
Kids menu: Spaghetti, spaghetti & meatballs, pepperoni pizza, macaroni & cheese, cheeseburger, chicken fingers, cheese ravioli, fettucine Alfredo.

Rock Bottom
7640 W Bell Rd, Glendale
623-878-8822
21001 N Tatum Blvd, Phoenix
480-513-9125
rockbottom.com
Offer: 1 free kids meal with 1 paid adult meal all day Mon & Tues.  Beverage and sides included.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger.
Kids menu: chicken tenders, burgers, macaroni & cheese, fried steak, grilled cheese, make-your-own pizza.

Rustler’s Rooste

8383 S 48th St Phoenix
602-431-6474 • rustlersrooste.com
Concept: Western steakhouse.
Offer: Once you pay a $6 annual fee to join the Kidz Slide Rider Club, kids eat free all year with each paid adult entrée, and an additional 50% off unaccompanied members.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger.
Kids menu: Cheeseburger, chicken fingers, ribs, 5-oz top sirloin, grilled cheese, spaghetti, hot dog, macaroni & cheese.

Salty Senorita
8011 W Paradise Ln, Peoria
623-979-GUAC (4822)
3636 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale
480-946-SALTY (7258)
saltysenorita.com
Concept: Mexican cuisine.
Offer: One free kids meal per adult meal on Thursdays.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger.
Kids menu: PB&J, hot dog, grilled cheese, chicken fingers, macaroni & cheese, chicken tacos, cheesy fries. All kids meals come with a scoop of ice cream.

Soi 4 Bangkok Eatery
Shops at Gainey Village
8787 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale
480-778-1999 • soifour.com
Concept: Healthy authentic Thai cuisine.
Offer: Children eat free with a paying adult on Tues.
Restrictions: Ages 10 & younger.
Kids menu: Tofu, egg and vegetable Pad Thai; chicken, egg and sweet radish rice noodle; grilled chicken with peanut sauce and vegetables; pineapple and pork fried rice; minced chicken omelet and rice.

St. Francis
111 E Camelback Rd, Phoenix
602-200-8111 • stfrancisaz.com
Concept: Fine family dining and wood-fired cuisine.
Offer: Ages 10 & younger eat free all day, every day.
Kids menu: Pot roast and carrots, hamburger, seasonal vegetables, cheese pizza with salad, scrambled eggs and toast, iron skillet pancake, fruit salad.

The Hungry Monk
1760 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler
480-963-8000 • hungrymonkaz.com
Concept: Casual dining.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with adult meal purchase of $7.99 or more each Mon.
Kids menu: Wings, chicken nuggets, burger, grilled cheese, mini corn dogs, macaroni & cheese.

The Pizza Buffet
3208 E Bell Rd, Phoenix
602-765-0058
thepizzabuffet.com
Concept: All-you-can-eat pizza, pasta and salad.
Offer: 1 kids buffet free with paying adult and purchase of a drink each Mon & Tues.
Restrictions: Ages 11 & younger

TQLA
1840 S. Val Vista Dr, Mesa
480-813-8752
tqla.com
Concept: The flavors of the Southwest and Mexico.
Offer: 1 kids meal free with paying adult each Monday.
Kids menu: Mac & cheese, cheese quesadilla, chicken strips and fries, bean and cheese burrito, Cheeseburger and fries. Soft drink and a scoop of ice cream are included.

Uncle Bear’s Bar and Grill
1980 W Germann Rd, Chandler
480-722-1555
9053 E Baseline Rd, Mesa
480-986-2228
21151 E Rittenhouse Rd, Queen Creek
480-882-3177
13752 Grand Ave, Surprise
623-544-8885
unclebearsbarandgrill.com
Concept: Pastas, pizzas, burgers, fajitas, barbeque.
Offer: 1 free kids meal with purchase of adult meal each Wed.
Restrictions: Ages 12 & younger.
Kids menu: Macaroni & cheese, spaghetti with meat sauce, grilled cheese sandwich, quesadilla, burger, chicken tenders with fries.

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