Dinner out with kids! What’s the first thing that comes to mind? Little diners excusing themselves right when you start your meal? Asking for the check while it’s still light out? Well, we’ve rounded up 11 theatrical dining destinations that will keep the kids entertained well past dessert and have you feeling like a kid again. Scroll through the slideshow and work up an appetite for fun!

Bricks Family Restaurant – Winter Haven, Fl & Carlsbad, Ca

Whether you’re at LEGOLAND Florida or California, you can cut bread with the Adventurers, Pirates, Royalty, Jesters, and Knights who frequent Bricks Family Restaurants at LEGOLAND Hotels. The breakfast buffet (which includes a buffet “Just for Kids”) is free for anyone staying at the hotel, and 2 & under LEGO fans eat for free. Their life-size displays will wow the whole fam.

Online: legoland.com/california/legoland-hotel/legoland-resort-hotel/dining

Photo: Phil Y. via Yelp

  • TREX Restaurant-Josh Hallett via Flickr
  • Urban Putt-Adele F. via Yelp
  • Aqaurium Restaurant-cc-Selbe Lynn via Flickr
  • Pinnacle Peak via Yelp
  • Eloise tea-Nella P. via Yelp
  • RainforestCafe-cc-highlander411 via Flickr
  • Medieval Times-Monica L. via Yelp
  • Blue Bayou-cc-Loren Javier via Flickr
  • MaxBrenner-cc-Macae Lintelman via Flickr

Where have you taken the kids for some thematic dinnertime fun? Share in the Comments!

— Jennifer Massoni Pardini

11 Themed Restaurants Every Kid Should Experience Once