Fun Food in San Antonio

La Hacienda de los Barrios

A variety of home-style dishes including: slow cooked beef cortadillo, vegetarian fajitas and Tex-Mex Enchiladas.

Dishes made on the spot using only the freshest ingredients, lots of love, and a passion for cooking.

Each and every guest is welcome into the Barrios family.

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The Cove

The Cove buys LOCALLY

Animals are grass-fed and raised without hormones.  Most of our produce is grown organically, some of it right here at The Cove in our kitchen garden!

60 Texas-brewed beers on tap in our Texas Beer Garden!

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Alamo Cafe

Alamo Cafe has proudly served the greater San Antonio area for over 35 years.

The original Alamo Cafe was opened in June of 1981 and located off of San Pedro Avenue.

The second location was opened in August of 1985 off of IH-10 and is still operating today.

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The food at Beto’s is different from your standard local Tex-Mex joints, but the place has a similar vibe.

Beto’s has a great little patio with picnic tables and a playscape.

They offer a varied children’s menu with $4.25 entrees like grilled chicken strips and bean & cheese tacos that come with carrot sticks and Jell-o cups—a nice change from the typical French fries!

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Blanco BBQ

Relax and enjoy your meal inside our spacious dining room.

Or move outdoors to a table on the deck where your kids can let off steam on the playground below.

Playscape is state-of-the art and kid approved! 

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Dog & Pony

Dog & Pony has a playscape and basketball court outside.

Ample space for kids to run around to work up an appetite.

Inside are video games and a little prize vending machine that will entertain older kids

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El Chaparral

A view, a patio, and a playground.

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La Cabana

A fenced-in patio with a play area.


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Longhorn Cafe

Each Longhorn Cafe is a little different, but the all have great kids’ meals, video games, and patios with a playset.

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Good food, good drinks, great patio, and the kids love the playground.

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Random Beer Garden

Food trucks, a bouncy house, beer on tap, live music, a fun family atmosphere, and it’s one door down from Boerne City Lake!

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Scenic Loop Cafe

Scenic Loop Cafe has a Hill Country feel and great patio with a playscape.

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The Point Park & Eats

The Point Park & Eats has outdoor play areas, a rotating schedule of food trucks, and great music and bars for the adults.

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A sophisticated menu, great food and cocktails, and a kids’ dining room that has toys and a television with kids shows make Tribeca great.

There is limited seating for adults in the kids’ dining area, so be sure to make reservations.

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Tycoon Flats

An outdoor eating area with a kids’ play area and good food.

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Willie's Grill & Icehouse

Willie’s has a sandbox for the kids to play in.

The patio is great, and the atmosphere is definitely accepting of a rowdy table full of kids.

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Big'z Burger Joint

A Party Barn for private events

You can bring soccer balls, footballs, kickballs for your kids to play with.

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MoMak’s Backyard Malts & Burgers (McAllister Park)

A soccer field, a playscape/treehouse and outdoor seating make MoMak’s a perfect spot for families.

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Cerroni's Purple Garlic

A recently renovated their back patio and play area.

Their new sandbox let’s kids dig and dig.

Kids eat free on Wednesdays and Saturdays with the purchase of an adult meal.

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Two Bros. BBQ Market

A large playscape and sandbox surrounded by picnic tables

Owned by local chef Jason Dady. This is our go-to when we have a large group of friends meeting for dinner.

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Mi Casa Tamales (Leon Springs)

Kids can go wild on their choice of playscapes


They also have a sports court and a private party room so keep it in mind for a casual family gathering or birthday party.

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The Friendly Spot

300 bottle & can brews 76 taps.

Kid & Dog Friendl

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Incredible Pizza Company

Mini-bowling alley, mini-car racing, golf, video games, bumper cars, a simulated theater ride and rides for tots.

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Rain Forest Cafe

This is a truly kid-themed restaurant and although the concept has been around for 22 years, each new generation of kids is fascinated by the animatronic creatures of the rain forest that periodically come to life in the jungle setting.

Kids love examining the interior of the café, watching out for various facial expressions on their favourite animals, and exploring the waterfalls, animals and plants of the tropical rain forest.

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Sea Island Shrimp House

There are five outlets for Sea Island Shrimp House around San Antonio – just check their website under the locations tab for one nearest to you. Shaded tables are positioned near the play area at the Northside locale so parents can keep an eye on the youngsters. The kids’ menu for those under 12 has meals at $4.99 served with a hush puppy, choice of side and a Juicy Juice or Nesquik.

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Texas Pride Barbecue

An antique shop, gaming area and tattoo studio.

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The Pigpen

Before 9 pm children are welcome and they also have an outside patio with a kids play area and a food truck to order from.

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Burleson Yard Beer Garden

Beer for the adults.

A playground for the kids.

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