Golden Corral offers free meals to kids under three and discounted meals to kids under 12 years old every day. The full Lunch and breakfast buffet is only $4.99 for kids 4-8 years old and $5.99 for kids 9-12 years old with an adult meal purchase. At Golden Corral two kids can accompany one adult for the discount.
Denny’s offers a free kids meal on Tuesdays from 4 P.M. until close with an adult meal purchase.
Applebee’s in Marion, Carbondale and Benton offers kids meals for just $.99 on Tuesday with an adult meal purchase.
Bob Evans offers free kids meals with an adult meal purchase on Tuesday from 4 P.M. to close. Bob Evans also offers kid crafts on select Tuesdays.
Backyard Burgers offers a free kids meal with an adult purchase on Tuesdays and Thursdays after 4 P.M.
Steak ‘N’ Shake offers free kids meals on Sunday with purchase of an adult meal (minimum purchase required.)
Tequilas offers free kids meals with an adult meal purchase on Sunday at their Marion, Carbondale, Harrisburg, Carterville, DuQuoin and Benton locations.
Chili’s offers free kids meals to kids on Tuesday with an adult meal purchase.
McAlister’s Deli in Marion and Carbondale offers free kids meals with an adult meal purchase on Tuesday from 5 P.M. to 8 P.M.
Moe’s Southwest Grill offers free kids meals all day on Wednesday with the purchase of an adult meal.
Walt’s Pizza offers kids eat free with an adult on Monday nights.
Fazoli’s locations offer $.99 meals on Tuesdays.
Lone Star in Carbondale offers free kids meals with the purchase of an adult meal on Tuesdays.
Tightening the budget doesn’t mean cutting out all the fun. There are plenty of restaurants in the area that offer great deals. It’s always a good idea to call ahead and verify that the offers are still being honored. Go ahead...head out and enjoy a meal out.
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