Can't wait for the weekend to eat out with the family? Here's a list of places where Utah kids can eat free on your busy Thursdays.
Note: Kids eat free deals are usually not widely advertised, and offerings sometimes change. For national chains, individual locations often decide what deals to offer. Please call your local restaurant ahead of time to verify details of the offer, such as days and times, age of child, and required purchase.
Cafe Rio, a Utah favorite and one of the fastest growing fast-casual Mexican restaurants nationwide, offers kids 6 and under a free quesadilla and a strawberry with adult meal purchase, every day.
Twenty-two Utah locations, including 3300 S., 400 S., Salt Lake International Airport, Draper, Fort Union, Sandy, South Jordan and Taylorsville.
Chuck-A-Rama buffet has lots of food that appeals to kids, and kids younger than three always eat free. Children age 3-12 can eat for $.60 per year of age at lunch, and $.75 per year of age at dinner.Locations in Salt Lake City, Murray, Draper, Bountiful, Ogden, Logan, Orem, Provo, St. George, Boise and Idaho Falls.
Kids 12 and younger eat free every day at Denny's, from 4-10 p.m. with adult purchase.
Denny's has 25 locations in Utah, including Salt Lake City (3), Midvale (2), Murray and South Jordan.
Kids under 3 always eat free at Golden Corral. Kids eat free day may vary by location.
Nine Utah locations, including West Valley, West Jordan and Midvale.
At IHOP, kids can eat free after 4 p.m. with the purchase of an adult entree. Not all locations offer this deal, so call ahead for details.
At Quiznos, you can get a free Kidz Meal with every adult entree. For kids 12 and younger. Quiznos has about 20 locations in Utah.
Each T.G.I. Friday's location chooses its own kids eat free day, so call your nearby location for details.
3601 S. 2700 W. in West Valley
130 W. 10600 S. in Sandy
4029 Riverdale Rd. in Riverdale
Kids 2 and younger eat free every day at Texas de Brazil.
50 S. Main St. Suite 168 (at City Creek Center)
Kids 6 and younger always eat free at Tucano's Brazilian Grill, serving rotisserie meats, salads and a lot more.
162 S. 400 W. at the Gateway
4801 N. University Ave. in Provo