The 21 best meal deals for the Easter holidays 2023: Yo Sushi! Asda, Morrisons, Bella Italia and more
The Easter holidays can be an expensive time of year, from organising activities for the kids to keeping them fed while out and about. Luckily, there are a variety of fantastic pubs, restaurants and cafes around the county that are offering free or discounted meals for kids over the school holidays. Just remember to check the T&Cs carefully before you set off.
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Last updated: 3 April 2023
1. Kids eat free on Sundays at The Real Greek
If your kid loves hummus, sausages, chips, halloumi or chicken, you're in for a proper Mediterranean treat at your local Real Greek restaurant. You can get a free kids meal for under 12s for every £10 spent by an adult on Sundays at any one of the 23 Real Greek restaurants in the UK. There are plenty in London, as well as Real Greek restaurants in Newcastle , Bristol , Reading , Bournemouth and Southampton .
2. Kids eat for free at any Morrisons café
Kids aged under 16 eat for free at any Morrisons café when an adult spends £4.99 or more on a meal. The kid's meal includes piece of fruit and Tropicana Kids Orange or Apple drink or bottle of water.
3. Kids eat free at Pausa Cafés inside Dunelm stores
Making a trip to Dunelm? You're in luck as kids eat free in the Pausa Cafés inside Dunelm stores this winter. You can get one free main meal, plus two snacks and a drink for every £4 an adult spends in the in-store café, Monday to Friday after 3pm.
4. Kids eat free at Preto restaurants
Give your kids a taste of delicious Brazilian food for free, thanks to a great offer at Preto restaurants. Simply fill in a quick online form, or just walk in and ask, and your kids (aged 10 and under) can eat for free at these fun, relaxed, authentic Brazilian restaurants. There are Preto restaurants in Chelmsford , Colchester , the West End and Enfield . Bom apetite!
5. Kids eat free at YO! this Easter
Kids under 10 eat free at Yo Sushi! restaurants from Monday to Friday, 3 to 14 April. As you enjoy your sushi and Japanese hot favourites (one child eats free for every £10 spent on food by the accompanying adult), your little ones can tuck into the Mini Ninja children's menu. Kids can choose from tasty mains like Japanese fried chicken, katsu curry or veggie yakisoba noodles, plus a side and a drink.
6. Kids eat free at Dobbies Garden Centres
Head to a Dobbies Garden Centre this Easter, and your kids can enjoy a free meal in the café, with each adult main meal purchased. The offer runs daily from 12 noon and includes the kids' lunch menu or a pick ‘n’ mix meal, plus a drink.
7. Kids eat free at Purezza
The 'Kids Eat Free' offer at the vegan Purezza pizzerias in Brighton , Hove , London , Bristol and Manchester means children under 10 can enjoy a free mini pizza with a topping of their choice, when dining with one full-paying adult. Choose from delicious toppings including courgettes, potatoes, mushrooms or crumbled 'sausage'.
8. Children can eat for free at most OK Diners
Head to this classic 50s-style American diner where children can eat for free. Choose burgers, dairy ice cream shakes, all day breakfasts and delicious filled bagels... Kids under 10 can eat for free from the children’s menu when an adult purchases a main course from the a la carte menu at most OK Diners (excluding those on the A1). This offer is available all day, every day.
9. Kids eat for £1 at Bella Italia
Kids eat for £1 with every adult main between 4pm and 6pm, Mondays to Thursdays at Bella Italia. Kids can enjoy three delicious courses and a Cawston Pressed Fruit Water for just £1. These fab, bargain meals are suitable for 2-11 year olds.
10. Kids eat for £1 in Asda's family-friendly cafés
Firstly, you can receive a free Ella’s Kitchen baby food pouch for babies under 18 months with any purchase in Asda's cafés. And until 16 Apr 2023, bigger kids (up to age 16) across England and Wales can eat for just £1 at any time of day in Asda Cafés, seven days a week, with no minimum adult spend required.
11. Kids eat for £1 at Sizzling Pub & Grill restaurants
Kids will love what's on offer at Sizzling Pub and Grill restaurants across the UK: choose from kid-friendly favourites like fish fingers, pasta, chicken wraps, pizza and veggie nuggets. And grown-ups will love the prices! For every adult 'sizzling meal', you’ll also get a kid’s main meal for £1. This offer is available Monday to Friday, between 3pm and 7pm.
12. Kids eat free at Angus Steakhouses
Kids under 10 can eat for free at any one of the five Angus Steakhouses in London: including Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square and Paddington. You can get one free kid's meal for every adult main course purchased. The offer runs Monday to Thursday, between 12noon and 5pm from 20 February until 31 March.
13. Selected kids' meals cost just £1 on Mondays at Hungry Horse pubs
Every Monday at Hungry Horse, there are selected kids' meals for just £1 and larger meals for only £1.50. You'll also get a free activity sheet to keep the little ones entertained while you eat.
14. Kids eat free at Barbican Kitchen, London
Barbican Kitchen is a family-friendly restaurant located on the ground floor of the Barbican in London. Choose from freshly made sandwiches, Nourish Bowl salads, pizza and a rotating range of hot food specials. Children under 10 can get a free kid’s meal from the kids menu with every adult meal over the value of £10 purchased.
15. Kids eat free at Gordon Ramsey restaurants
At selected Gordon Ramsay restaurants, kids can enjoy a main meal for free from the Ramsay kids' menu, with the option to add a sweet treat for dessert for just £3.50. You can get one free kids meal per adult dining from the a la carte menu. Participating restaurants are Heddon Street Kitchen, all Bread Street Kitchen & Bars, Bread Street Café, Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill and York & Albany.
16. Kids eat free at Bodean's BBQ smokehouses
Take your munchkins for a 3-course BBQ feast at Bodeans in Fulham or Clapham. Kids can choose a free meal from the kids' menu for every adult meal purchased. The kids' menu offers delicious-sounding treats like baby back ribs; chicken wings; hot dogs; or sausage and mash; plus a crudites and hummus starter; and a milk lolly for pud. Yum.
17. Kids get a free breakfast at Premier Inn
Did you know? You don't have to be a guest to enjoy a Premier Inn breakfast! Two under-16s can eat breakfast for free when one adult orders a full Premier Inn Breakfast or a Meal Deal. It'll set you up for a day full of adventures.
18. Kids eat free at Bill's this Easter
Head to Bill's and feed the family for less this Easter with up to two kids eating free all day Monday 3 April to Friday 14 April (excluding weekend 8-9 April), if one adult orders any main dish (breakfast, lunch, and dinner). The children’s menu features family faves including Bill's famous buttermilk pancakes; mac and cheese; and fish fingers and chips.
19. Kids eat a free breakfast at Travelodge
The Travelodge 'unlimited breakfast' costs £8.99; and kids aged 15 and under eat completely free for every full paying adult.
20. Kids eat free at Heathrow airport
During the Easter holidays (30 Mar-16 Apr), make the most of Heathrow's Kids Eat Free offer. When an adult chooses an item from the main menu, your kids can eat for free. Participating restaurants include Leon; YO!; Big Smoke; Giraffe; Pilots; and Vagabond.
21. Kids Eat Free at Westfield London and Stratford City
Nearly 30 restaurants at Westfield London and Stratford City are offering a free kids' meal from 1 to 16 April 2023. Restaurants taking part include children aged 12 years and under when accompanied by one paying adult, include Franco Manca, Busaba, YO! Sushi, Las Iguanas, Cabana, Bill's, The Real Greek and Big Easy, plus many more.
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