10 Local Kid-Friendly Restaurants

(and the best local kid dining deals!)
  • Block 15, with locations in both downtown Corvallis and South Corvallis, has both a kid-friendly, casual atmosphere as well as locally sourced cuisine. They even have chalkboard tables so kids can be endlessly entertained throughout the meal and an extensive kids menu including chicken tenders, burgers, grilled cheese and rice bowls. On top of that, they have a wide selection of their own craft beers for parents to enjoy.

  • At New Morning Bakery in Corvallis, kids can order from a large display case full of fresh sandwiches, salads, soups and delicious baked goods. It also has a designated kids play area with toys and books.


  • Laughing Planet in Corvallis serves up fresh, healthy, budget friendly burritos and bowls the whole family will enjoy. Bright colors and artwork fill the restaurant, and they provide nutritious

    laughing planet

    Laughing Planet

    kids meals complete with a bean and cheese mini burrito or quesadilla and choice of steamed vegetable.


  • For a slightly more upscale, perfect “family date” location try kid-friendly Bellhop in Corvallis. They serve brunch on weekends and lunch and dinner daily. Chicken tenders, pasta and meatballs and grilled cheese are on their affordable kids’ menu.

  • Nearly Normals in Corvallis is a great option for families, particularly when the weather is nice and you can take advantage of their shady, private outdoor seating. They specialize in creative vegetarian dishes and have a kids menu that includes a cheesy tortilla, tofu bowl and a mini sunburger.

  • Frankie’s in North Albany serves lunch and dinner and prides themselves on using fresh local meats and produce. They have outdoor seating available with a varied menu, serving everything from Kimchi noodles to Pork belly fries. Their kid’s menu includes entrees such as spaghetti, mac and cheese and grilled chicken breast.



  • For something a little different try Novak’s Hungarian in Albany. They have delicious, authentic Hungarian cuisine and even a unique kids menu with small portions of chicken paprikas, cabbage rolls or spaetzle noodles for 5.95, drinks included. Also check out their buffet 7 days a week for both lunch and dinner.

  • Southpaw’s Perfect Pizza in North Albany is a great place for kids! They have free video games to entertain them while you eat or watch a football game, and a great selection of food for any kid!
  • Eats and Treats Cafe in Philomath is a gluten free restaurant that specializes in delicious barbecue, sandwiches, and desserts. They also serve family brunch on Sundays. With many kids-friendly dishes including mac and cheese and half sandwiches, they provide a relaxed atmosphere for the whole family.


  • If you’re in the mood for a great craft brew try Growler Cafe in Lebanon. They welcome all ages, and have a kids menu that includes crustless peanut butter banana and grilled cheese flatbreads.

    Check Out These Local Kid Dining Deals:


    restaurant dining At Carino’s in Albany kids eat free on Thursdays with purchase of entree.
    Taco Vino in Corvallis has kids plates for $2.50 every day.
    Southpaw’s Perfect Pizza & Sports Pub in North Albany has kids eat free on Mondays (and the video games are always free!)
    Every Tuesday night from 4pm-10pm kids eat free with purchase of $2.50 or more at Denny’s in Albany.
    Tuesday is Kid’s Day at Applebee’s in Albany and Corvallis! Meals are $1.99 all day.
    Pizza Hut in Corvallis has an all-you-can eat kids pizza lunch buffet for $3.50 (and 3 and under are free)

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