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Dine on the Main Line

Family-friendly dining options abound around the Main Line. Here are some of our favorite kid-friendly restaurants!

Dine on the Main Line at these Family-Friendly Restaurants

Kid-friendly restaurants are a necessity for families with little ones. Finding eateries with kid-approved menus, great service, and a family atmosphere isn’t always easy. To help take the guesswork out of it we asked the experts, our Main Line Parent Community, for their recommendations on the best family-friendly restaurants in the area. From Collegeville to Berwyn to Wayne, find your family’s new favorite eatery below!


Family-Friendly Restaurants Around the Main Line

Em J’s Cafe


Em J’s is a family-friendly neighborhood cafe serving breakfast and lunch.


Christopher’s: A Neighborhood Place

Wayne and Malvern

ALLERGY FRIENDLY: Christopher’s has a wide range of delicious meals to choose from. Check their website for a full menu with all ingredients listed for each item. The friendly staff will walk you through the menu, pointing out items fit for your allergies, and can make adjustments and substitutions whenever possible.  This family restaurant simply wants everyone to feel comfortable — allergies and all!


Uno Pizzeria & Grill

Newtown Square

From the friendly staff to tasty food with kid-approved meal options, Uno’s is a local family favorite.


Fresco Pizza Grill

Newtown Square

With plentiful menu options to satisfy even the pickiest eaters, Fresco’s serves up delicious food in their family-friendly Newtown Square location.


320 Market Cafe

Swarthmore and Media

This family-run market and cafe features fresh, bold food that’s as delicious as it is healthy. Can’t dine in? Pick up items to go!


Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

Media and West Chester

A large menu and plenty of comfort food make Iron Hill a local family favorite. Their relaxed atmosphere and delicious, reasonably-priced food makes it a great family dining option.


Craft Ale House


Hand-cut fries and yummy burgers rule in this family-friendly restaurant in Limerick.



Wayne, Plymouth Meeting, and Springfield

Both kids and parents love that Bertucci’s brings out pizza dough for the kids to play with while their meals are being prepared! It’s a great hands-on activity to keep little ones busy.


Corner Bakery Cafe

King of Prussia

The Corner Bakery’s family-friendly atmosphere and easy menu of kid and adult-favorites makes it a great spot to grab a quick bite to eat.


Sam’s Brick Oven Pizza


Looking for a place that’s great for kids and adults? Sam’s blends delicious food, a family-friendly atmosphere, and great service all in one.


Minella’s Diner


Kid-friendly, fast, and affordable with one of the best Greek salads in the area is how the Main Line Parent Community describes Minella’s.


Zoёs Kitchen

Bryn Mawr

Serving up Mediterranean cuisine, Zoёs is a local family favorite. With healthier meal options and a family-friendly atmosphere, it’s a great spot for fresh food for the whole family.


Salvatore’s Trattoria & Pizzeria

King of Prussia

Nestled away from the hustle and bustle of the mall sits the family-friendly, Italian Salvatore’s Trattoria. With everything from handmade pizzas to pasta and sandwiches, the menu has something for everyone.


Appalachian Brewing Company


Quick service, good food, and craft beers and sodas make ABC a welcome stop for families. This family-friendly restaurant is just down the block from Ursinus College.


Not Your Average Joe’s

Ardmore and Glen Mills

Need gluten-free options? Not Your Average Joe’s offers a full menu of gluten-free options along with a traditional menu that the whole family can enjoy.


Tell Us…

Does your family have a favorite local eatery that you’d recommend? Leave a comment below and share it with other Main Line parents!


Photos by Silvina B.




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