I’ve been adding these a few at a time, but I am putting them all together in one post for convenience. Here are some places in WNC where kids eat FREE or for a reduced price.
Applebees offers kid’s meals for 99 cents after 4 p.m. on Tuesdays. The good part: you can get TWO discount kid’s meals per paying adult! Choices include mini burgers, mac ‘n cheese, pizza, and chicken tenders. Served up with choice of side and beverage.
Locations in WNC:
115 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC 28805 828-251-9194
275 Smokey Park Highway, Asheville, NC 28806 828-670-9101
1655 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803 828-274-5300
1635 Four Seasons Blvd., Hendersonville, NC 28792 828-692-3006
Atlanta Bread Company offers free meals for kids ages 12 and under after 4 p.m. on Wednesdays and all day on Sundays. Sandwich, chips, drink and cookie. One FREE kid’s meal per paying adult. There are three locations in WNC:
633 Merrimon Avenue, Asheville, NC 28804 828-259-3675
484 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803 828-274-2323
147 Highlands Square Drive, Hendersonville, NC 28792 828-692-7553
Deerpark at Biltmore Estate – Kids under the age of 9 always eat FREE.
Fuddruckers, 130 Charlotte Street, Asheville, NC 828-254-2161. Kids ages 12 and under EAT free after 4 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. One free kid’s meal per paying adult. Choices include a burger (you will pay 75 cents if you order cheese even on the free nights), hot dog, chicken tenders or grilled cheese. Served up with a drink (free refills), fries, and choice of a cookie from the bakery.
IHOP provides FREE meals for kids ages 12 and younger after 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. One free meal per paying adult.
275-B Smokey Park Highway, Asheville, NC 28806 828-665-9390
245 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC 28805 828-255-8601
229 Airport Road, Suite 1, Arden, NC 28704 828-684-2828
Lonestar Steak House – According to the corporate website, Kids ages 12 and under eat FREE all day on Tuesdays! Two free meals per paying adult! I don’t know if every Lonestar participates in this promotion, so it’s good to check ahead. Dine-in only. Choices for kids include hot dog, grilled cheese, macaroni & cheese, grilled chicken sandwich, chicken tenders and steak medallions. Includes choice of a side item and a beverage.
341 Rockwood Road, Arden, NC 28704 828-684-5506
Moe’s Southwest Grill — The offerings are different at the one in Biltmore (1 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803, 828-225-6637) and the one at 300 Airport Road in Arden (828-684-4452).
In Biltmore, kids ages 12 and under eat for 99 cents on Thursdays and Saturdays. Three discounted meals for each paying adult.
At the Arden location, kids eat FREE on Tuesdays after 5 p.m.
Ryan’s Steak Houses are currently offering kid’s mega bar buffet dinners for 99 cents each after 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Includes all-you-can-eat hot bar, salad bar, fruit bar, dessert bar, and unlimited beverage. Two discounted kid’s meals per paying adult.
1053 Patton Avenue, Asheville, NC 28806 828-258-3761
1000 Brevard Road, Asheville, NC 28806 828-665-9963
Shoney’s offers 99 cent meals on Tuesdays after 4 p.m. for kids ages 10 and younger. Two discounted meals per paying adult. Kids younger than four eat FREE every night.
425 Smokey Park Highway, Asheville, NC 28806 828-667-0108
379 Long Shoals Road, Arden, NC 28704 828-684-5097
**NOTE: As with everything in life, these special deals are at the discretion of the participating restaurants and always subject to change. It’s wise to call ahead and find out if the deals are still available.