Dining with children shouldn’t have to be a hassle, and you certainly don’t have to settle for local pub grub. Some of our top Nottingham restaurants boast a family-friendly vibe and offer exclusive children’s menus with a range of tasty mains and yummy desserts! Here are our top five.
Currently ranked No.3 out of 150 top rated restaurants in Nottinghamshire, Loch Fyne is loved by parents and children alike. The Little Tiddlers menu offers a nutritious selection of meals for your youngsters. This includes crunchy haddock goujons, balmon fillet, bangers and mash, and pasta with cheesy tomato sauce. Seafood is popular for child friendly restaurants as it supports growth and development and keeps the heart healthy. The salmon fillet, especially, is a great source of protein and contains essential vitamins and minerals such as omega-3! You can find it on King Street – just a 4 minute walk from Victoria Centre – so its a brilliant place to book if you’re planning a day of leisure.
Just a stone’s throw away from Nottingham Contemporary Art Gallery, Missoula Montana is the ideal place to relax with the family. Boasting top-notch North American cuisine and serving dishes from breakfast to late at night, it has a cheery ambiance that all ages can appreciate. This brand new Bar and Grill is perfect for your little meat-monsters! Their Junior Menu includes delicious mini burgers, grilled sausages, ham and cheese toasties and chef’s salad with chicken, bacon, egg and cheese! There is also a great choice of tasty treats for afters, such as banana waffles and cookie dough ice cream. The best part? – A main and dessert costs just £5.95 per child!
Fire & Ice
Fire & Ice in West Bridgford is perfect for parents who want to dine in style! With rustic wood-fired cuisine in a spacious, modern setting, this restaurant is ideal for a relaxed bite to eat with the family. The delicious rustic wood-fired cuisine offers something for everyone, and the creative cocktails are sure to impress! The children’s menu, made specially for under 10’s, serves all the Italian favourites in bite-sized portions including homemade meatballs and spaghetti bolognese. Is your little one’s birthday coming up? How about booking a Pizza Party, where the kids can create their own pizza by choosing their own toppings in the kitchen?
The Riverbank is a family-run restaurant, so its no surprise they provide a relaxed and homely atmosphere. Located on Trent Bridge, it’s a wonderful venue to enjoy, especially after a nice stroll down the Victoria Embankment. Parents can benefit from fantastic first class cuisine which uses as much locally-sourced produce as possible. Kids can enjoy British favourites such as sausage and mash; fish fingers, chips and peas; and pasta, tomatoes and grated cheese!
Finally, you could pay a visit to Emilio’s Greek Restaurant in Arnold. The Greeks place a lot of importance is placed on family values, and the team at Emilio’s try to emphasize this in their hospitality. With a welcoming family atmosphere and subtle Grecian-themed decor, parents and children alike can enjoy a taste of the Mediterranean. How about sharing a mezze meal while the kids tuck into a tasty kebab and ice cream to follow?!