Planning a family holiday in Adelaide? Looking for family friendly restaurants to eat where your little ones can have fun too? Well, you’re in luck! Adelaide has great restaurants and cafes for families, with options for both kids and adults.

We’re excited to share our favourite spots with you. So, grab a pen and paper, and let’s dive into the top kid-friendly venues in Adelaide! All within 20 minutes drive to Levi Adelaide Holiday Park.


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Cafe Bonython

Cafe Bonython is a hidden gem that offers a fantastic dining experience for families. Conveniently located right next door to the iconic Bonython Park Play Space in Adelaide Parklands. The menu is full of scrumptious options, including toasties, burgers, wraps chips, milkshakes, and a cabinet full of sweet treats. What better way to start a day of play?


White Picket Coffee House, Dulwich

Looking for a charming cafe where you can savour a cup of coffee while your kids have a great time playing? Discover the perfect spot to unwind and let your little ones enjoy themselves! White Picket Coffee House in Dulwich is the place to go. This cafe not only serves great coffee and delectable menu items but also has a wonderful cubby house.

Kids menu includes: Cacao pancakes, Boiled eggs and toast, Crispy chicken & skinny fries, potato fries, or sweet potato fries with aioli. They can top their meal off with a babychino, juice or milkshake! Parents can sit back, relax, and enjoy some adult conversation while the little ones engage in imaginative play. It’s a win-win situation!


iTL Italian Kitchen

Craving authentic Italian cuisine in a child-friendly setting? iTL Italian Kitchen has got you covered. This cozy restaurant offers a warm and inviting atmosphere perfect for families in the heart of Adelaide.

Indulge in a diverse menu featuring beloved classics like pasta and pizza. The kids menu features: margherita pizza, ham & cheese pizza, cheese macaroni, and red sauce pasta. Top it off with some italian $5 vanilla gelati, or fruity sorbetti $5 per scoop. Rest assured that even the littlest taste buds will be satisfied.


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Gelato Bello

What better way to cool down on a hot Adelaide day than with a delicious scoop of gelato? Gelato Bello is a delightful gelato bar that will leave your whole family wanting more. Gelato Bello offers a wide range of flavours that are sure to please everyone. It’s only a 10 minute drive from our park!

Indulge in classic favourites, or go for a unique creation. Don’t forget to snap a few pictures of your little ones enjoying their colourful gelato masterpiece!


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48 Flavours Adelaide

Continuing the sweet treats adventure, 48 Flavours Adelaide is a must-visit destination for ice cream lovers. Located in the picturesque Adelaide Hills, this family-owned ice creamery has an extensive menu of delectable flavours. From classic vanilla to exotic fruit combinations, there’s something for everyone. Encourage your little ones to try different flavours and let their taste buds go on an exciting journey.


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Peter Rabbit

When it comes to kid-friendly venues, Peter Rabbit is a real standout. Located in the heart of Adelaide, this quirky cafe and garden offers a unique dining experience for families. Peter Rabbit has a fantastic selection of menu items to satisfy all appetites.

It features a spacious outdoor area where kids can play and explore to their heart’s content. Plus, the colourful mural artwork and charming bunny-themed decor add an extra touch of magic.


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Okami Japanese Restaurant

Are your kids budding sushi enthusiasts? Take them to Okami Japanese Restaurant, a family-friendly eatery that offers an all-you-can-eat menu. Located in Adelaide, this delicious Japanese restaurant has a friendly atmosphere and attentive staff, making it a popular choice for families. Let your kids try new dishes and explore the wonderful world of Japanese cuisine while enjoying a meal together.


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Parkside Hotel

For a fantastic family dining experience just minutes from the CBD, head over to Parkside Hotel. Parents can relax and unwind in beautiful beer garden while keeping an eye on the little ones.

The menu features a wide range of local pub fare, including family favourites like schnitzels, cheeseburgers, pizzas, and fish & chips. KIDS EAT FREE Mondays & Tuesdays.


The Mile End Hotel, Mile End

Last but certainly not least, The Mile End Hotel is a fantastic spot for family-friendly dining in Adelaide. This vibrant and welcoming hotel offers a relaxed atmosphere for families to enjoy a delicious meal.

The dedicated kids’ menu includes: chicken Nuggets, cheeseburger, battered fish, and Bolognese pasta. All kids meals include a small soft drink or juice, and a Zooper Dooper for dessert. Parents can indulge in mouth-watering dishes from the regular menu. And to keep the little ones entertained, The Mile End Hotel provides coloring sheets to keep their creative juices flowing.


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Doughballs – The Pizza Place

If your kids love pizza (and let’s be honest, who doesn’t?), Doughballs is the ideal place to go! This family-friendly pizzeria offers a fun and relaxed atmosphere that kids will love. The menu features a wide variety of delicious pizzas, including options for vegetarians and gluten-free eaters. Plus, the vibrant colour scheme and playful decor will capture the attention of even the most energetic kiddos.

So, there you have it – a selection of the best kid-friendly venues in Adelaide. Whether you’re craving pizza, gelato, or a more adventurous culinary experience, there’s something to suit every taste bud. So, pack up the kids, grab your appetite, and get ready to explore Adelaide’s vibrant food scene. Cheers to family memories and delicious meals!

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