Where Kids Eat Free in Indy on Thursday

Looking for where your kids can eat free on Thursday in Indianapolis? We love to go out to restaurants with our family too. That’s why we rounded up all of the places that offer kids eat free deals. This list is updated regularly, but be sure to call ahead to confirm.

Feeding your family can be affordable, even if you want to go out to dinner. Here are the places that kids eat free on Thursdays in Indianapolis and the surrounding areas. You can also find this list and reference it on the go in our free mobile app.


317 Burger
Kid’s eat free with the purchase of an adult entrée.
915 E Westfield Blvd, Indianapolis
(317) 251-1317


Books & Brews – Carmel
Free kid entrée with one adult entrée purchase on Sundays and Tuesdays.
(317) 740-0350

 Bob Evans- Columbus
4 pm onwards, free kids meal with adult entrée 
221 Carrie Lane, Columbus
(812) 378-0442 

Kids 12 & under eat free from the kids menu with a purchase of an adult entrée.
1001 N. State Road 135, Greenwood
(317) 300-1696

C.R. Heroes Family Pub
Kids eat free every Tuesday with each adult meal purchase of $8 or more after 5pm.
10570 E 96th Street, Fishers
(317) 576-1070

Denny’s – Most Indy Area locations
After 4 pm on Tuesdays and Saturdays receive two free kids meals for each adult meal purchased.

Detour Grill
Kids 12 and under eat free Tuesdays (one free kids meal per adult).
10158 Brooks School Road, Fishers
(317) 669-9333

Fazoli’s- Columbus
Kids eat for 99 cents with each adult’s entrée
3041 National Road, Columbus
(812) 372-3353

Golden Corral – All Indianapolis Area Locations
Kids under 3 always eat free every day with purchase of an adult meal.

Hellas Cafe
Kids eat free with purchase of an adult meal.
8501 Westfield Boulevard, Indianapolis
(317) 257-6211

Burger Theory / Holiday Inn
(Registered hotel guests only) Kids age 12 years old and under eat free from Kids Menu. Limit to 4 kids per dining family (2 adults) or two kids per parent per meal.
8555 Stansted Dr, Indianapolis
(317) 856-6200

IHOP – Most Indy Area Locations
IHOP – Columbus, 54 Johnson Boulevard, (812) 348-2690
With every adult meal purchased, kids receive a free meal every day from 4-10 pm. Beverages not included.

Jim Dandy – Noblesville
Daily during normal business hours, free kid’s entrée for children 5 and under with one adult entrée purchase of at least $5.
2301 Conner St, Noblesville
(317) 773-3288

Joe Willy’s
One free kids meal with each adult meal purchased
1034 Washington Street
(812) 379-4559

Joella’s Hot Chicken
Kids 10 and under eat free all day on Tuesday (kids meal) with purchase of platter meal.
Indy: 4715 E 96th Street, Indianapolis
Broad Ripple: 1072 Broad Ripple Avenue, Indianapolis

MacKenzie River Pizza – Carmel and Indianapolis locations
All day, Free kid entrée with one adult entrée purchase.
Face Painting offered between 5:30-7:30 pm
Indianapolis (317) 288-0609

Max and Erma’s – Edinburgh
Offered during normal business hours every Tuesday. Free kid entrée with one adult entrée purchase.
(812) 526-6250

MCL – All Indianapolis Area Locations
Free kid’s entrée with one adult entrée.

Moe’s Southwest Grill – All Indianapolis Area Locations
Free Mini Masterpiece Moe’s kids meal every day when accompanied by an adult purchasing an adult entree. Offer valid for children 8 years and younger. 

Naked Tchopstix Express
All day, every day, kids receive a free mini California roll for every purchase of a Naked Tchopstix roll.
2902 W 86th Street, Indianapolis
(317) 872-7482

Newk’s Eatery – All Locations
Kids eat free at Newk’s Eatery Monday through Friday 4-9:30 p.m. and all day Saturday and Sunday. One free kids meal per purchased Adult entree and 32 ounce drink.

O’Charley’s – All Indy Locations
Kids eat free every day at all Indy locations. Receive one free kids meal per adult entrée. Does not include beverage.


Penn Station – All Indianapolis Area Locations and Columbus
After 5 pm, kid entrée with one adult entrée – dine-in or carry out.


Perkins Family Kitchen & Bakery
Kids Eat Free on Tuesday and Saturday night from 4-9 pm (one free kids meal with the purchase of an adult entree)
250 Noble Creek Dr, Noblesville, (317) 776-2800
13316 Tegler Dr, Noblesville, (317) 773-8210
5033 Scatterfield Rd, Anderson, (765) 642-2332

Ponderosa Steak House – All Central Indiana Locations
Kids under 3 years of age eat free everyday. On Tuesdays, kids 4-7 eat for $1.99; kids 8-12 eat for $2.99.

Punch Burger – Carmel
From 4-9 pm on Tuesdays, kids receive a free meal with the purchase of an adult meal.
12525 Old Meridian Street, #100, Carmel
(317) 564-0637

 Ruby Tuesday – Edinburgh
5 pm to close, one  free kids meal when you buy an adult’s entrée.
3715 West Market Place, Edinburgh.
(812) 526-5311 

Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern
Read five books and record it on a Bucketeer Bookworm Bookmark Tracker for a free kids meal.
1130 W 86th Street, Indianapolis
(317) 566-3463

Table by Market District
Get one complementary kids meal with any adult purchase of an entrée, salad or starter at table by Market District on Tuesdays, 4-9 pm.
11505 N Illinois St, Carmel

Texas Road House-Columbus
5:30-8:30 is KID’S NIGHT! Kid’s night will include balloon artists, games, magician and Andy Armadillo! *Adult entrée purchase required. Ranger Meals excluded. Dine in only. Not valid with any other offer. Valid at this location only. Not valid on holidays. Please contact the restaurant to learn more specific details about this exciting night.
2780 Merchant Mile, Columbus
(812) 378-4632

Tucanos Brazilian Grill
6 and under free with adult entrée purchase daily during normal operating hours.
13225 Levinson Ln, Noblesville
(317) 770-6988

Uno’s Pizzeria & Grill
Kids eat free all day on Tuesdays and Thursdays with an Adult entrée purchase
4740 East Southport Road, Southport
(317) 791-8667

Zaxby’s – Greenwood Locations
Kids receive a $.99 meal on Tuesdays with the purchase of an adult meal. (Two kids per adult.)
1274 N Emerson Avenue, Greenwood, (317) 497-8190
254 Marlin Drive, Greenwood, (317) 497-8888

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