6 Best Kid-Friendly Restaurants in Tucson

If you’ve been wanting to spend a night out with the family and need some kid-friendly restaurants in Tucson, we’ve got the list for you. We have found the perfect family-friendly places that will be appealing to both young, old, and everything in between in. 

Black Bear Diner 

6095 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85711

Black Bear Diner is an awesome rustic bear-themed diner that is perfect for mama bear, papa bear, and baby bear. They even have a “cubs” menu. How cute is that? The food is delicious and the friendly, relaxed environment is exactly what a family might need during the busiest time of the year. Try their home-style fried chicken and order some chocolate chip pancakes for the kids! Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 

Little Anthony’s Diner

7010 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85710

Little Anthony’s Diner has been serving Tucson for over 25 years. This retro diner looks like you’ve stepped back in time. With its ’50s decor and delicious classic American fare, you can find something to eat for the whole family. Kid’s meals are under $6 and their gourmet burgers are fantastic. Don’t forget to order a milkshake for dessert! 

Jerry Bob’s Family Restaurant 

7066 E Golf Links Rd, Tucson, AZ 85730

Jerry Bob’s is a local favorite in Tucson and has several locations around town. They serve American-style breakfast and lunch, and they are kid-friendly — with a menu that includes kids’ favorites, including chicken strips, grilled cheese, and pancakes. Their cozy environment is welcome and their service is friendly. Adults can enjoy omelets, waffles, sandwiches, burgers, and many other palate pleasers. 


2526 E 6th St, Tucson, AZ 85716

Tumerico serves vegan and vegetarian food that is Latin inspired. Their fresh ingredients and organic fare make this restaurant a great healthy choice for you and your loved ones. With free coffee, a menu that changes daily, and an area for kids to play, you can’t go wrong at this eatery! 


243 E Speedway Blvd Ste 101, Tucson, AZ 85705

If you’re a local, you have either had or have heard of Eegee’s. This Tucson favorite serves sandwiches, fries, frozen fruit drinks, and the best ranch dressing you’ll ever have. Their kid’s menu includes chicken nuggets, miniature versions of some of their subs, and hot dogs. While Eegee’s is more fast food than your typical restaurant, this location on Speedway is large and has enough room for your whole family. 

Silver Saddle Steakhouse 

310 E Benson Hwy, Tucson, AZ 85713

Not only does Silver Saddle win the vote for Tucson’s best steak, but their family-friendly environment also makes this restaurant a local favorite. With a kids’ menu that includes steaks, burgers, grilled cheese, and other kid-friendly options, your tots will enjoy their food while you dig in, too. Don’t forget to order their signature mud pie for dessert. You’ll be so happy you did! 

Featured Image: Black Bear Diner Instagram