Best Brisbane Family Restaurants

Looking for the best family restaurants in Brisbane? We've found some great child-friendly restaurants with foodie menus that both adults and children will enjoy and where kids food is not about chicken nuggets and chips.

From the Turkish restaurant with its own kids play area and the lively Teppanyaki bar to the funky inner city kitchen and bar and the pizza and games cafe, here's 10 to check out:  

An art deco corner shop is home to this gorgeous Turkish restaurant where everything is made onsite and there's a special kids lounge with books, games and toys
The perfect night out for an extended family with the famous Kookaburra Cafe pizza to share, ner and retro board games, live music, and beer and wine for the grown-ups
In a charmingly converted Queenslander cottage is this cosy restaurant with a special kids menu including the likes of pulled lamb with steamed greens & fries served until 7.30pm
The best fun at this lively traditional pizza bar is ordering the metre-long pizzas to share and watching the chefs do their thing in a theatrical fashion
Kids will love the theatrics of the Japanese tappanyaki chefs as they perform their traditional tricks right in front of them and the delectable food comes in small dishes
Occupying a funky inner city warehouse is this hip eatery and bar which offers kids an in-house roast chicken meal or traditional Italian pizza from Gianni's across the road
Upstairs in Chinatown Mall is this bustling Japanese restaurant with booth seating and i-pad menus where kids can have fun ordering by the picture and waiting for the dish to appear
Atop a hill in Herston is this super family friendly bistro with its own playground, stunning views and a huge range of food to suit all tastes and appetites
With its unique buzzy atmosphere , this 2-level restaurant and bar is a fave with kids who get to eat dishes like gnocchi with 7-veg organic sauce and free-range chicken 'lollipops'
This retro American themed eatery and bar is a cut above most others with finger lickin' good fare for grown-ups and mac'n'cheese and chicken wings'n'slaw for young ones

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