Looking for kid friendly restaurants with playgrounds in San Antonio? You are in the right place. Read on to find out.

Sometimes you just want to kick back and let someone else do the cooking. It’s always easier to do that when the kids are having fun, too. San Antonio has plenty of great restaurants complete with playgrounds, scenery, and fun activities for kids. We’re helping you narrow down the best ones.

Read below for our roundup of San Antonio Restaurants with Playgrounds.

Kid Friendly Restaurants with Playgrounds in Central San Antonio 

The Cove

Kids Playground at The Cove Restaurant in San Antonio

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This sustainable, organic, local kid-friendly restaurant in San Antonio has  a gravel playground and plenty of seating options close to it so you can be near your children but also let them have a fun time without too many adults around. There’s a dog-friendly patio as well for your furry friends so you can come and enjoy a tasty meal with the entire family in tow.
Where: 606 W Cypress St, San Antonio, TX 78212

The Friendly Spot

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This kid and pet-friendly ice house has everything you need on a beautiful day outdoors including a patio and a play area for children. Grab a drink at this outdoor bar and grill in San Antonio, enjoy tasty food and watch a movie or two on the inflatable screen.
Where: 943 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205

Alamo BBQ Company

This BBQ joint not only has an amazing menu and bar but also a playground where kids can go and have fun as they await their favorite sliders and chips. Families can sit at the large tree-covered outdoor patio enjoying a good old fashioned barbeque and there are special $7 meals in store for kids as well!
Where: 511 E. Grayson, San Antonio, TX 78215

Kid Friendly Restaurants With Play Areas in North San Antonio

Blanco BBQ

Check out this place in north San Antonio which serves delicious barbequed meats and has one of the biggest, kid-approved playgrounds in the area! You can take your food out on the deck and kids can blow off steam at the Playscape near you. There are weekend surprises in store for the little ones too!
Where: 13259 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, TX 78216

San Antonio’s Incredible Pizza Company

There’s pizza and an arcade at this fantastic place which will wow your kids – and you! The restaurant has in store multiple offers from unlimited buffets at $39.99, Eat and Play specials, Family Packs with coupons for games and so much more!
Where: 2015 SW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78227

La Hacienda de Los Barrios

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This place serves Casero-style Mexican food, home-styled recipes and an amazing outdoor space which is the ideal spot for kids and families. The shady patio backs up to a huge playground at the restaurant. Your kids will also get a kick out of the Oak trees and twinkle lights.
Where: 18747 Redland Rd, San Antonio, TX 78259

Tycoon Flats

This place is now open for outdoor seating and offers a huge patio that promises to be fun for the kids. The restaurant is also very preschooler and toddler-friendly with a play area where the children can have a great time. The beer garden is not too far away from this space so you can keep an eye on the kids!
Where: 2926 N St Marys, San Antonio, TX 78212

South San Antonio Kid Friendly Restaurants With Playgrounds

The Big Bib BBQ

This restaurant does not have a playground but we think it belongs on the list. Go there and you’ll see why – they’re right next to a runway where planes and helicopters land and take off all day long. If that doesn’t have the kids gazing in amazement and awe as planes rise high up in the sky, what will?
Where: 106 Lanark Drive, San Antonio, TX 78218

Longhorn Cafe

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Each Longhorn Cafe location has different amenities but they’re all super family friendly. Check out their arcade games, patios, playgrounds, and kid-approved food. The menu is quite exciting and serves everything from sandwiches and nachos to double-meat bacon cheeseburger, chili cheeseburger and lots more!
Where: 17625 Blanco Rd., San Antonio, TX 78232

Kid Friendly Restaurants With Playgrounds in East San Antonio 

Peter Piper Pizza

The restaurant promises family-friendly fun and it delivers in spades: all of their locations feature arcade games, pizza and wings! It really can’t get better than that for kids and families looking to have a good time.
Where: Check out any location from Brooks Corner to Rittiman. Each one is sure to help you enjoy a fun day!

The Magic Time Machine

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This restaurant doesn’t technically have a playground. That’s because the whole restaurant is a playground. They have the Simpsons, face painting, character appearances, bubbling science experiments, smoking desserts, hidden tables and more. From Spiderman to Jack Sparrow, this restaurant which was voted as the best place for kids in San Antonio, really has it all.
Where: 902 NE Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78209

West San Antonio Kid Friendly Restaurants With Playgrounds

Big’z Burger Joint

This counter-serve restaurant boasts a huge outdoor patio, cafeteria-style seating, tons of green space for the kids to run around, TVs and more. You can enjoy delicious burgers while letting the children play – never too out of sight. There’s a Party Barn here as well which will help you cater to all your party and event needs.
Where: 2303 N. Loop 1604 WSan Antonio, TX 78258

Pericos Mexican Cuisine

This locally-owned family business offers everything from delicious food to a fun ambience for the kids! The children will surely get a kick out of the multi-colored parrot theme, the tasty tortillas and the playground. It’s a real treat for adults as well because this place serves some wonderful family and home-styled Mexican food, perfect for an outdoorsy day.
Where: 10820 Bandera Rd., San Antonio, TX 78250

Kid Friendly Restaurants with playgrounds in Boerne 

Dog & Pony Grill

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Much like its name suggests, this is a pet friendly place so you can bring your furry friends and your little ones at home to this restaurant. The place serves some amazing burgers and stakes, boasts of a large playground, a basketball court, picnic tables and even a stage where you can enjoy some live music.
Where: 1481 S. Main St., Boerne, TX  78006

Z’s Wood Fired Pizza

This dog-friendly restaurant has some of the best pizza you’ll find in the entire area. It makes its own dough and stokes the pies on a special grill giving it an incredible flavor. And there’s a great play area for the kids too, some big matured oak trees and a patio-style seating perfect for a beautiful fall day.
Where: 118 Old San Antonio Rd, Boerne, TX 78006


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