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Places to Eat in Miami with Kids

Check out these eateries that promise to please your pickiest family members.

Ms. Cheezious delivers award-winning grilled cheese sandwiches that are far more sinful than mom used to make. Their temptations include a Southern Fried Chicken & Waffle Melt, a Crabby Cheese Melt, and even a S’mores Melt, a concoction of roasted marshmallows, chocolate hazelnut spread and graham cracker crumble on sourdough. You can indulge in the melted deliciousness at their location in the historic MIMO district of Miami. (7418 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, (305) 989-4019)

A surefire hit for a family meal is pizza, and Ironside Kitchen Pizza knows how to do it right, preparing their creations with fresh ingredients and cooking them in a wood fired oven. It’s situated by a vibrant courtyard where your kids can play while you keep an eye on them from the patio. (7580 NE 4th Ct, Miami, (305) 531-5055)

The Glass & Vine is nestled among graceful trees close to the bay in Coconut Grove's Peacock Park. It’s next to a playground, so the little ones can frolic while mom and dad nosh on fare like short rib pappardelle and carbonara fries with black truffle crema and bacon. Its kids menu offers dishes like chicken tenders, pasta and cheeseburgers. (2820 McFarlane Rd, Coconut Grove, (305) 200-5268)

Boredom is not an option at the 20,000-square-foot Kings Dining & Entertainment center. It encompasses 14 bowling lanes, foosball, and a private karaoke suite, and features an award-winning menu and cocktails. (3450 Northwest 83rd Avenue suite 152, Doral, (844) 494-9400)

Imaginative pizzas like truffle-honey pizza highlight Crust’s menu, but it also offers traditional favorites and simpler fare like meatballs that will keep your fussy-eaters happy. Included in OpenTable’s 100 Best Restaurants in America for two years, the eatery is sited in a scenic area by the Miami River. (668 NW 5th St. Miami, (305) 371-7065)

By Lauren Tjaden. Image courtesy of Miami Convention. Special thanks to for this story reprint


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