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Kid Friendly

Bringing the little ones along? Don’t panic: Chowhounds know where to go for the best kid-friendly restaurants and shops, plus brilliant ideas for cooking food that'll make your toddlers come back for seconds (even vegetables!).

Honor Back-to-School Nostalgia with Cafeteria Food That Actually Tastes Good

Today's lesson: how to make cafeteria food that actually tastes good. Back-to-school season can trigger a flood of nostalgia, but a fair share of bad memories too. For instance, unless you exclusively...
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Los Angeles, Dana Point and Anaheim Food trip with Children

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by josephml1 2 months ago

Hi, I need your advice about your best place to eat In Los angeles, Dana Point and Anaheim, this food choices..with children. Steak House could be a hole in the wall. Chinese Restaurant I wil...

Grand Cayman

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by dcbbq 1 year ago

We're headed to grand Cayman for my first trip, and it looks like Chowhound posts are almost all from 6 or more years ago. We'll be 4 adults (one gluten avoider but not fanatical) and a so-far ver...

Vancouver with kids: Stanley Park ideas? Boat sushi? Cart dim sum?

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by stak 1 month ago

I grew up in Richmond but haven't been back to Vancouver area much in the past 15 years or so. Coming back with my 5 and 7 year old for a very quick visit and trying to think of delicious and kid-f...

Paris with baby and toddler

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by joliecat 20 days ago

Hi all Have used chow hound as my go to resource for travelling the last few years. Thought I would contribute back! Recently did Paris with a 9 month old and almost 3 year old for 10 days. Here ...

NYC Oct 11-13 with foodie tweens

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by aja1223 1 month ago

We're traveling to NYC for a long weekend in Oct. with our 9 and 10 year old sons. Hubby and kids first time in NY. Staying in midtown. Plans are open Friday, Bronx Zoo Sat and Broadway early Sunda...

Helping low-income women afford healthier food may have reversed a rise in childhood obesity

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

" . . . In other words, the policy changes have resulted in physically and mentally healthier children—an outcome that, after all, is central to WIC’s mission. Established as part of the Child Nutr...

2 Days in NY mostly Murray Hill area

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by burgeoningfoodie 2 months ago

I'm going up to NYC for a baby naming this coming week. We will be staying mostly in the Murray Hill section with a jaunt over to Chelsea to check out Museum of Illusions. I'm on a budget and goi...

Zhong Shan Hakka Restaurant

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by Thomas Nash 3 months ago

From the former owners of the Hakka Restaurant in the Richmond District which they sold some time back, this newly opened place has many familiar dishes. As good or better than I remember. In Parks...

Casual recommendations for foodies with kids in tow

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by ecwashere7 3 months ago

My wife and I used to come to NYC pretty regularly before kids came along. We've also dropped the kids off with Grandma and Grandpa while we spend a few nights in the city. We've had some pretty ...

Huntington Beach with a toddler

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by t19103 3 months ago

Hello! I am going to the Hyatt Huntington Beach for a family vacation with hubby and our two-year old son. My search of this board has not been very fruitful. What are the latest hot spots? We ...

Golden Crab House | Outer Sunset - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Golden Crab House is the new offshoot of the popular PPQ Dungeness Island. When we were there on a Friday night in late March, the soft opening was in its third month. Eyeing the three large ta...

Best kid friendly place downtown?

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by KitchenVoodoo 3 months ago

I have friends visiting from Bermuda who are epicures, but they have two small kids in tow and their dining options will be limited to early evening. They definitely will not want to visit any ITA...

Vegan options & kid-friendly brunch near central park

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by rumorsofsurf 3 months ago

I'm looking for a brunch spot for this weekend that has both vegan and non-vegan options, including the kid-friendly basics (waffles/pancakes). Can be anywhere along UES, UWS or central park sou...

Plates Com Tam | Seaside - Monterey Peninsula

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Opened a year ago by the owners of the established Chopstix restaurant, Plates Com Tom offers a more authentic look at Vietnamese homestyle cooking. When I first saw the menu, I was dubious that th...

American School Lunch Is Becoming More Diverse, Like It Was in the 1910s

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

" . . . There’s a phrase for Dao’s experience: the lunchbox moment. While the food in these stories is diverse, from Filipino lumpia Shanghai to Cameroon peanut sauce, the emotional experience is s...

Eating in Albuquerque

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by jwilbur 7 months ago

Hello my sister and I are coming into ABQ from Washington DC the last week of April and are looking for some cool places to eat preferably non chain for lunch and dinner. Also if we could find a ni...

Lunch near Tate Britain?

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by marina13 7 months ago

Looking for a lunch recommendation within a short walk of Tate Britain that is kid and vegetarian friendly. Thanks in advance!

Rome and Florence/Tuscany with Kids, High End

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by ben12345 7 months ago

I am planning a twelve day trip to Italy with my family, kids aged 7 and 9. I would like recommendations on restaurants that offer high quality food and experience, price is not a concern. The ab...

Itinerary Advice (Paris with a Toddler)

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by ericdw 8 months ago

Hi all, We'll be in Paris for a week in April and we're working out our dinner reservations. We'll be dining with our 3 year old daughter. She's well behaved and used to eating out in nice restau...

Restaurant Suggestions Paris with Kids

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by mlm228 9 months ago

Hi, and thank you in advance. I’ll be traveling end of summer with my family of 5 - kids aged 10, 7, and 2. I’m looking destination dining that wouldn’t be a total disaster to bring kids to. The...