Eats & Treats

We’re on a mission to find all the best family friendly cafes, restaurants and eateries from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay. What makes is family friendly you ask? We’re looking for kids menus with more than just nuggets, play cafes that are clean, staff that are friendly, lots of high chairs and GOOD FOOD! If we’ve missed one that you know about please let us know and we’ll go check it out

Harry’s Steak Bistro and Sports Bar, Burleigh Heads

Harry’s Steak Bistro and Sports Bar, Burleigh Heads

You'll find Harry's on the Gold Coast Highway, Burleigh Heads. We stopped in at Harry's for lunch and the kids menu is a great one! You'll be hooked on their chips! As soon as we were seated the kids were all given an activity sheet and pencils to occupy them whilst...

Social Brew, Burleigh Heads

Social Brew, Burleigh Heads

You'll find Social Brew on James Street in Burleigh Heads. Don’t be fooled by the small street entry, this place is huge with lots of room for large groups and prams. We went a bit crazy and almost ordered one of everything from the menu, it all just looked too good...

The Collective, Palm Beach

The Collective, Palm Beach

How hard is it to find a place to eat that has something on the menu that EVERYONE in the family will enjoy……..almost impossible right? Well, The Collective in Palm Beach have solved this problem with their fantastic market style concept. FIVE kitchens are within this...

Hidden Gem, Tugun

Hidden Gem, Tugun

**WATCH THIS SPACE** Located across the road from Tugun Bowls club we've been visiting this little local treasure since they opened back in 2015 and we've just heard the exciting news that they're expanding and taking over the space next door! These guys have one of...

Stones Throw Currumbin

Stones Throw Currumbin

Every now and then you find a kid friendly café that ticks all the boxes and this place is one of them. Stones Throw can be found in Currumbin Waters just past the Currumbin RSL. At first glance, this café looks like many others until you go around the side and out...

Salt Bar, Kingscliff

Salt Bar, Kingscliff

Back up and running!! Salt Bar is found in Kingscliff. With room for a meal, plus a small indoor playground (that is open), this venue lets the adults catch up while the kids enjoy the enclosed play space. There is variety to the menu (including a kids section) and...

Mount Warning Hotel

Mount Warning Hotel

Mount Warning Hotel at Uki is a lovely family friendly pub with a great friendly atmosphere. It's a beautiful setting with great pub food at great prices. You can even take your dog with you to lunch (if they are on a leash). 1497 Kyogle Road, Uki

Tucker Casuarina

Tucker Casuarina

Tucker are taking bookings for breakfast and brunch- dine in from 7am - 1pm. Bookings are $30pp which includes a meal, coffee & juice. Inside or outside family friendly dining with lovely, friendly service at The Commons, Casuarina Way, Casuarina

Three Sons Coffee Cartel

Three Sons Coffee Cartel

Right across from Coolangatta beach on Marine Parade. Great coffee made the way you NEED it and tasty treats for breakfast and lunch

Browne Barista

Browne Barista

A great little NEW boutique coffee trailer in Tugun. It's really close to the Tugun Skate Park and enclosed dog exercise park and there's a huge grassed area for the kids to run and play. Great for coffee and breaky or a snack while you're watching the kids skate or...

Burleigh Town Tavern

Burleigh Town Tavern

Kids meals, playground, kids eat free and Sunday Fun Days with jumping castle and face painting! Our kids love a meal here at Burleigh Town Tavern. Serving all of your favourite pub classics including schnitty, steaks as well as pastas and salads and the kids won't be...

Club Burleigh

Club Burleigh

Kids rule at Club Burleigh! With a children's area (currently closed due to COVID), kids menu and kids eat free offers on days and times you'll actually use them this is a great dining option for family catch ups or a family meal out. Find it at1640 Gold Coast...

Inky Squid, Terranora

Inky Squid, Terranora

Bring the family & come to enjoy lunch or dinner at The Inky Squid. Located in the newly renovated Pavilions Marketplace, it is fast becoming a central hub for Tweed Families. The complex is very family friendly and a great spot to catch up with friends and...

International Donut Day!! Our top 5 delicious donuts.

International Donut Day!! Our top 5 delicious donuts.

A day devoted entirely to donuts! That sounds like something we can all celebrate! So, where's the BEST spot for a bit of donut indulgence? Here is our top 5 between Burleigh to Byron. The Farm - Byron Bay What a selection! The jam donut is especially delish. Cubby...

Custard Canteen, Palm Beach

Custard Canteen, Palm Beach

PLENTY of space, PLENTY of seating, PLENTY of Portuguese custard tarts. If that sounds like your idea of a kid friendly cafe, the brand new Custard Canteen is for you.From the baked goods geniuses that brought us BamBam Bakehouse and Cubby Bakehouse you'll find their...

The Local Espresso, Kingscliff

The Local Espresso, Kingscliff

This gorgeous coffee nook can be found underneath the Cudgen Surf Life Saving Club( Kingscliff). We have been watching and waiting for this little jackpot to be open for a while now and finally....it is! If you are looking for somewhere that has room for dogs, cats,...

Cudgen Leagues Club

Cudgen Leagues Club

Cudgen Leagues Club is a hidden GEM. Outdoor, undercover playground for the kids. All of this can be found next to footy fields and cricket pitches. With a great selection of food for both adults and kids this location is a no brainer. Find it at3 Wommin Bay Rd,...

Easy School Lunches

Easy School Lunches

Here we go! It's nearly back to school time. And that means the dreaded school lunches! As much as we want the 'school lunch box fairy' to come and sort out carrot sticks and muesli bars, she's fairly busy at this time of year, so we've come to the rescue with our...

Tumbulgum Tavern, Tumbulgum

Tumbulgum Tavern, Tumbulgum

This place has it all. Found perched on the side of the Tweed river in the very cute town of Tumbulgum, Northern NSW. With indoor and outdoor seating, a huge selection of food plus a large play area for the kids out the back, you can't go wrong.

The EASIEST sausage rolls ever!

The EASIEST sausage rolls ever!

I've been making these sausage rolls for years and it's basically just a throw allllllllllll my fridge contents into a high speed blender kinda recipe. So easy and they are devoured every time! The ingredients list changes every time I make these so the following is...

Coconut Coffee House, Terranora

Coconut Coffee House, Terranora

This little cafe offers menu or cabinet options. Plus a wide variety of drinks and treats. There is plenty of space inside the coffee house with very friendly staff that helped clean up a slight milk shake excitement spill. High chairs too. Just around the corner from...

The General Store, Byron Bay

The General Store, Byron Bay

Looking for a kid friendly cafe where the food and beverages are delightful. We love the General Store in Byron Bay. A little kids nook, tables and chair for indoor and outdoor seating at kids height and a large selection of food for kids from 1 to 100. Add it to your...

Ripples Cafe, Hastings point

Ripples Cafe, Hastings point

Ripples Cafe, Hastings Point is found right next door to North Star Holiday Resort. Indoor and outdoor seating, a big deck, kids menu and ice cream bar are all on offer. Find it at 1 Tweed Coast Road Hastings PointNew South Wales 2489...

Baked at Anorca, Tweed Heads

Baked at Anorca, Tweed Heads

Who doesn't love a SWING seat to drink their coffee and baby chino out of!? Add in a grassed area to run and giant fish to feed and you've got Baked at Ancora! This place was super fun to visit and kept the kids entertained for ages. Lots of freshly baked eats and...

The Farm, Byron Bay

The Farm, Byron Bay

The Farm is one of our favourite places to visit with kids in Northern NSW. There are so many things to do to keep the little and big kids entertained for hours. It's a one stop shop where you can spend a quick halfa grabbing a coffee or spend a majority of the day...

Ocean Shores Tavern

Ocean Shores Tavern

Ocean Shores Tavern is nestled in the hub of Ocean Shores and pride themselves on crisp cold beer, cracking pub grub, tops entertainment, and a team that love people, and love giving a bit of cheek! With a sweet sports bar with full TAB and Keno, stacks of big TV’s,...

Freeman’s Organic Farm, Currumbin Valley

Freeman’s Organic Farm, Currumbin Valley

If you love multitasking like we do at B2BK, take a trip to Currumbin Valley to Freeman’s organic farm café where you can get your daily coffee hit, entertain the kids AND pick up your weekly fruit and vegetables. Set on the side of Tomewin Mountain, the vast urban...

Palm Beach Hotel, Palm Beach

Palm Beach Hotel, Palm Beach

Palm Beach Hotel can be found right in the heart of Palm Beach. If it's a meal, snack or drink you are looking for, they have it sorted. Accommodation you are after? They have that on offer too. We were lucky enough to enjoy their Tuesday night dinner. Something we...

Pancake Diner, Coolangatta

Pancake Diner, Coolangatta

The Pancake Diner ain't just pancakes people! Open 7 days a week from 8am not only can you make the most of their $9.95 ALL YOU CAN EAT PANCAKE DEAL you can also grab a big hot breakfast (bacon, eggs, hash browns etc), lunch or even dinner (steak, ribs, chicken, fish...

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