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Tampa Bay: Kids Eat Free & Cheap Offers on Thursday

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2024 Tampa Bay Area Kids Eat Free & Cheap on Thursdays

Eating out with the family can add up quickly when you have kids. Thankfully Tampa Bay area restaurants have come to parents’ rescue by offering kids-eat-free and cheap deals on Thursdays. You’ll find restaurants in Tampa, Palm Harbor, St. Petersburg, Largo, Clearwater, Oldsmar, Riverview, and so many more surrounding cities.


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While we have made every effort to provide the most up-to-date listings, deals and offers are subject to change without notice. Not all deals will be available at every location as many are individual franchises.

Before heading out, please call ahead to make sure your location is participating in one of these kids eat free or cheap deals. When you arrive at the location, make sure to mention the deal prior to ordering to make sure they are still offering the kids eat free or cheap deal.



1. Fred’s Market (Riverview)

6501 US HWY 301 S.
Riverview, FL
(813) 741-9101

DEAL: Kids eat free from Monday- Thursday after 5 pm. Two kids eat with a purchase of one adult meal purchase.

Fred’s Market Restaurant serves up a special taste of farm-to-plate freshness, on their MarketTable(TM). Their food is slowly cooked in a natural and unprocessed way. It’s southern comfort that’s pure and hearty all the way to the core. You’ll find options like Black Oak Smoked Pork Ribs, Golden Fried Chicken, Crispy Catfish, Rainbow Trout, Daily Entree Specials, Fresh Vegetables & Casseroles, Skillet Cornbread, SaladTable & DessertTable.

Photo Credit: Fred’s Market Facebook Page




2. The Great Catch

Zephyrhills: 5039 1st. Street, Zephyrhills Fl. 33542, (813) 782 7770
Land O’ Lakes: 1930 Land O Lakes Blvd, Lutz Fl. 33549, (813)  948 9800

DEAL: Kids Eat Free on Thursdays with an adult purchase of $12 / Per Child.  You’ll find a variety of food on the menu that will satisfy the whole family.

Photo Credit: The Great Catch on Facebook





3. Piccadilly 

(Multiple Tampa Bay Locations)

Fresh, Filling, & Fun at Picadilly. Thursday All-Day and Saturdays 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., kids 12 and under can enjoy Made Here. Made Fresh kid’s meals for $1.99 each with the purchase of an adult meal. Kid’s meal includes a kid’s entrée, two sides, a kid’s drink, and a kid’s dessert.




4. Pinchers Crab Shack(Wesley Chapel/Tampa)

28330 Paseo Dr. Ste. 185
Wesley Chapel, FL 33543
(813) 528-8715

Open: 11AM – 10PM

Kids eat free every day of the week. Kids eat free with an adult entree at Pinchers! Bring the kids and relax with seafood and other tasty options. The offer is usually available after a certain time. Please call ahead to verify.



(Multiple Tampa Bay Locations)

Kids eat free every day at IHOP between 4-10pm with a paid adult meal. Check out their specials and deal terms on their website.

6. Chili’s

(Multiple Tampa Bay Locations)

Join the My Chili’s Rewards members can receive Free Kids Meal rewards offers that can be redeemed in a Chili’s restaurant or online. Join now to learn more.


7. Perkins

Perkins offers their kids-eat-free special every weekday, Monday-Friday from 4-10 pm.

Deal: One free kid’s meal per adult meal purchase.


8. Greek City Cafe

(Multiple Tampa Bay Locations)

Greek City Cafe offers a free kids’ meal per adult entree. They may offer two free kids meals per adult, please inquire when you visit.




Looking for more?

See our master-list of Kids Eat Free & Cheap offers for Tampa Bay families.