Want to keep the kids entertained while you dine? Head to one of these fantastic restaurants around South Africa.
This magical restaurant has special four-storey playgrounds designed for children of different ages (from 6 months to 12 years). There are child minders to help parents relax while children engage in sand art, finger painting and clay moulding. There’s also an indoor play area with a PlayStation, Wii, Xbox and movies, plus a library.
A jungle gym, camel rides, face painting, farmyard visits, and paint-ball facilities make this a wonderful venue for kids. A tasty kiddies’ menu is also available and the space is able to host birthday parties.
The venue offers a child-friendly menu along with a secure, supervised play area, an animal farm and activities like sand art. In addition to the cafe, there is a hair-and-beauty salon, which parents can visit while kids play.
This popular neighbourhood restaurant borders a large, fenced park, where kids can run free while parents dine. There are swings, jungle gyms and plenty of grass for kids to run around on. A kiddies’ menu is available, with orders of fruit-salad cups, spaghetti Bolognese, toasties, chicken and chips, and a healthy finger salad with cream-cheese dip.
This venue was designed with children and their families in mind. The garden is filled with brightly coloured, safe features like mushroom houses, twirly slides, a plastic-bikes track, and a selection of good toys. The children’s menu features scrambled eggs, fish fingers, spag bol, pancakes and milkshakes in jars.
This family-oriented restaurant has an enormous indoor play area, complete with fake grass, large enclosed slides, ladders and giant aircraft. There is a separate play area for toddlers, so the older kids can enjoy the jungle gym, toy-car racing and tunnel sliding. The menu features cheesy wood-fired pizzas and homemade pastas.
This popular pizza spot has playgrounds designated for different age groups with friendly child minders and well-maintained equipment. There’s a pizza-making section where kids can roll out, decorate and bake their own pizzas. The kids’ menu features breakfasts, hot dogs, pasta dishes, crispy chicken, ribs and calamari.
With a playground that has a castle, a pirate ship and a gypsy caravan to captivate the kiddies, Vredenhof Organic Estate is a brilliant place for your lazy weekend lunch. The play area is partially under cover, so kids are protected, come rain or shine.