Kid-Friendly Restaurants in Wilmington

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Having a successful dining experience with children in tow depends entirely upon choosing the right destination. You have a great number of options with the many kid friendly restaurants in Wilmington. Balance ambiance, menu options, and a well-timed visit, and you will have your kids on the way to being discerning, cuisine-savvy little foodies.

These establishments are kid-friendly and food-centric, because there is no reason to teach your kids that “restaurant” is the same thing as Chuck e Cheese.

Note we’re skipping the chain restaurants, too. We often find that local places are especially friendly for families. For some mom-inspired tips on dining with kids, read through to the last page.

About the photo: Port City Foodie reviewer Ed Walsh’s son is already a foodie (no one is surprised!) and loves eating at Cast Iron Kitchen.

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Favorite Al Fresco Dining Spots in the Port City

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Spring is almost – yes, almost – sprung. That means it’s almost the perfect time of year to enjoy a meal outdoors. We have a handful of favorite spots for al fresco dining Port City style: restaurants that gracefully combine a high quality, delicious meal with a beautiful outdoor environment.

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe: Fast Food We Can Get With

I’m just going to put this out there, right from the start: I’m not big on fast food. I had my days as a fast food junkie. Burger and fries. Fish sandwich and vanilla shake. Happy Meals to appease the kids. A bag of sliders at 4am. Fried chicken passed across the counter on the way to a picnic. There was even a time I bought a vat – yes, a vat – of mashed potatoes and gravy at the drive-thru window. And then I went off fast food, all of it. Cold turkey.

What could be sexier than a fast food tagline that promises, “Eat Better. Feel Better.” Enter my life, Tropical Smoothie Cafe.

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