Where can Kids Eat for Free in Bournemouth, Christchurch & Poole?
If you want to save some money, but still want to enjoy eating out, we’ve listed all the places kids can eat for free or £1 (or with special discounted meals) in the school holidays and beyond locally in BCP & Nationwide!
We will be frequently updating this post throughout the year with new places or extended deadlines but please make sure you check the website or call before your visit – updated February 2024.
Please always check with the Cafe/Restaurant before ordering and check the T&C’s on their website.
Local Restaurants & Cafe’s in BCP
We will be adding to this section as soon as we find new offers from local restaurants and cafes for the upcoming Holidays & beyond.
West Beach Restaurant
One free kids meal per adult meal purchased. 10. & 11. 17. & 18.February 2024 (plus there will be FREE Face painting from 12-3pm). See here for more info.
Kids eat free on a SUNDAY with a paying adult main! (Main & Drink). Starts Sunday 14th January 2024. See here for more info.
Pi Pizza, Poole
Kids eat FREE (kids pizza or kids pasta) Monday to Thursday before 6pm with any purchase of a full size pizza. Available for children under 12 years.
Kids eat free with any purchase of 60p or more by an adult in the cafe at Tesco. Clubcard/app required. Free meals include Kids Breakfast, Kids Hot Meal Deal and Kids Cold Pick and Mix Deal. Offer available in the school holidays 2024.
Choose from a 95p kids meal or £1.50 for a combination meal including hot meal, piece of fruit, jelly and a drink. Offer valid daily from 11am for IKEA family Members. See here for more info.
M&S Cafe Bournemouth Castlepoint NOT YET CONFIRMED
Get a free Kid’s Munch Meal (Main/Snack/Drink usually £4) when they spend £5 or more in a single transaction on non-kids food or drink date tbc. See here for more info.
Asda Cafe Poole
Treat the kids to lunch before doing the big shop. No adult spend required. Children and teens aged 16 and under eat for £1 at Asda (includes a main hot or cold kids meal & a Capri Sun plus a piece of fruit) and you can get a free Ella’s baby food pouch with any purchase for children under 18 month until the end of 2023.See here for more info.
Dunelm – Pausa Cafe Bournemouth
Get one free mini main, 2 snacks and a drink for every £4 you spend at Dunelm’s Pausa Cafes. Monday to Friday after 3pm plus all day in half term. See here for more info.
Sainsburys Cafe Bournemouth/Poole
One children’s hot main meal or lunch bag for £1 with the purchase of an adult hot main meal from £5.20 in the Sainsburys Cafe from 11.30am every day. See here for more info.
Kids (under 16) eat free (including a drink) at Morrisons cafes when adults spend £4.99 after 3pm daily. This offer includes half terms. See here for more info.
Dobbies Garden Centres
Kids can choose either a free hot meal or a pick ‘n’ mix lunchbox (ideal for fussy eaters) plus a drink with every adult main meal or traditional breakfast. Now available all day every day.See here for more info.
Pubs & Restaurants – Local & Nationwide
Beefeater and Brewers Fayre
Smugglers Haunt – Ferndown
The Summerford Beefeater – Premier Inn Christchurch
Two kids under 16 years can eat breakfast for free per paying adult daily. See here and here for more info.
Kids eat free – all day every day with every adult main meal purchased! Simply download and sign up to the free rewards app on your phone today! See here for more information.
Table Table and Whitbread Inns
Holes Bay – Poole
Lynton Court – Christchurch
The Globe – Christchurch
Bailey Bridge – Christchurch
Fill them up with a free breakfast. Purchase one £9.50 adult breakfast and get two kids (under 16’s) breakfast free – daily. See here for more info.
The Real Greek Bournemouth
Kids enjoy a free meal, drink and ice cream or sorbet on Sundays. One free kids meal per adult. Minimum £10 adult spend. Offer valid for children 12 and under from Friday 22. December 2023 until Sunday 7. January 2024. See here for more info.
Kids aged 2-11 can eat a three-course children’s meal with a drink for £1 Monday to Thursday between 4pm-6pm. One child per adult ordering a main course. See here for more info.
Kids eat free all day Monday – Friday in the February half term from 12. – 23. February 2024. For every £10 spent by an accompanying adult, one child under the age of 10 eats for free ( Kiddo bento box only). See here for more info.
Kids up to age 10 eat free all day, every day with paying adults during the Summer holidays and half terms only. Restaurants in Chelmsford, Colchester & 4 Locations in London. See here for more info.
At Future Inn’s children always eat for free with any adult meal. During the school holidays its extended to under 12’s. See here for more info.
Bills NOT YET CONFIRMED – Please keep an eye out on their website.
Up to two kids can eat free on weekdays Monday to Friday during half term. Offer valid when one adult orders a main dish (breakfast, lunch or dinner). Dates tbc. See here for more info.
Gordon Ramsay’s Restaurants
At selected Gordon Ramsay Restaurants kids (under 8) eat free all day every day when ordering a main from the Ramsay kids menu with a purchase of an adult meal from the a la card menu. See here for more info.
Hotels – Nationwide
Unlimited breakfast starts from only £8.99 and kids aged 15 and under eat completely FREE. Up to 2 kids aged 15 or under eat FREE for every full paying adult. See here for more info.