Becoming a parent is one thing, dining out as one is another. Parents with young kids ourselves, we understand how hard it could get to pick a restaurant. One that’s child-friendly that doesn’t only serve healthy and tasty meals for kids but also meals we adults will enjoy, too.
Eating out with young children isn’t easy, but it’s not impossible. Below is only a handful of family-friendly restaurants and cafes and they’re all very easy to get to. If you’re in KL or Selangor, give them a try!
Let us know in the comment below what do you think of these restaurants. Do suggest other child-friendly eateries that you have visited we haven’t mentioned here. A picture or two of the restaurant (and its play area) will be nice. Email us and we’re going to include them here in the list!
Bucket B Cafe
Situated at IPC Shopping Centre, Bucket B Cafe is a family-friendly cafe where parents can enjoy a cup of coffee or tea while watching their little ones play in the secure, dedicated play area. Read our Spotlight on Bucket B Cafe. Like and follow Bucket B Cafe on Facebook and Instagram. Bucket B Cafe is also reachable by phone at 012.638.1810.
Located in Citta Mall Ara Damansara, BLOKKE cafe is a cornucopia of fun and excitement that you simply must check out—a great place for everyone of all ages. Like and follow BLOKKE on Facebook and Instagram. BLOKKE is also reachable by phone at 03.7831.0877. Read our Spotlight on BLOKKE.
Playground The Cafe
Playground The Cafe has a secure, dedicated play space for the children to play and explore while parents can enjoy a nice cup of coffee and some light snacks.
Green Tomato Cafe
Surrounded by a windbreak of trees, the cafe is located in a bungalow. There’s ample space for kids to run around and play. Green Tomato Cafe serves breakfast, lunch and high tea.
First opened in 2014, Noriter was founded by young Korean couple, Jason and Jamie. Situated on the second floor of 1 Mont Kiara Mall, Noriter has a play area for babies and young tots below 4 years old.
“Inspired by family,” the restaurant motto goes. Marmalade is a gorgeous looking, family-friendly cafe serving healthy and very delicious comfort food.
The Workshop Sri Petaling
Founded by husband and wife, The Workshop Sri Petaling has a mini gym, featuring slides, a trampoline, and a ball pit.
The Little Owl Korean Kids Cafe
The Little Owl café is hugely popular with mummies looking for somewhere to feed and entertain their little ones. Their menu consists of Korean homemade food which both parents and kids love it too! The play area is the one that will blow you and your children away.
Dua by SKöHNS
Dua by Sköhns is a Muslim-owned Halal restaurant serving classic local food at affordable prices. The restaurant has a spacious toy-filled children’s corner enabling parents to enjoy their meals in peace.
Gula Cakery is a child-friendly cafe in Kota Kemuning, Selangor that offers fluffy cakes with over 150 original flavours (and counting) and freshly prepared hot meals that will make you feel right at mom’s home.
Hem Kids Play Cafe
HEM means home in Swedish. Established in 2019, Hem Kids Play Cafe is safe haven for families to relax, unwind and bond together.
Weaning Tots is a unique children friendly restaurant equipped with indoor playground and promotes healthy eating so our dishes are prepared with organic ingredients.
Upperhouse Kitchen and Dessert Bar
Upperhouse Kitchen and Dessert Bar specialises in dessert and is located in Bangsar Baru (public transport conveniently available). Upperhouse offers a range of plated desserts, all things chocolates and hot food items that are reasonably priced.
Pistachio Kids Friendly Café
Pistachio Kids Friendly Café, as the name suggests, is a child-friend cafe. It has a play area that’s equipped with books and toys. Kids will surely love this! Parents may come and laze around, sip a cup of tea and have some sandwiches.
Good Friends Cafe
Located in the bustling SS15, Good Friends Cafe is a warm, homey, friendly lifestyle restaurant and café for those who want to have a healthy approach to food and eating better. The idea behind Good Friends is simple: to please your palate and provide you with great food made from scratch, from soup, pasta meat sauce to homemade desserts and cakes made by hand in our kitchen.
Yellow Brick Road
Located in Jalan Batai, Kuala Lumpur, Yellow Brick Road has a kid’s corner upstairs at Wicked Pancake Parlour, allowing customers to enjoy their favourite brunch while the little ones entertain themselves.
Namoo Korean Dessert Cafe n Bistro On The Park
Situated at Publika, Solaris Dutamas, Namoo is the FIRST Korean dessert café in Malaysia serving genuine modern Korean food in bistro style by young and passionate Koreans. Namoo means ‘tree’ in korean, it brings us warm, comfortable and natural feeling.