Q Restaurant & Bar
Port Chester, Mount Kisco (914) 933-RIBS
Free meals and permission to make a mess? That’s a winning combo no kid can resist (and no mom would say no to). At Q, kids 12 and under eat free on Wednesdays from 11:30 am to 9:30 pm. Simply purchase one adult meal for every free kid’s meal. Children can choose any entrée from the kids’ menu, plus a drink, corn bread, and a Dixie cup or homemade banana pudding for dessert. Cleanup is easy in the enormous foot-operated sink, parked right in the dining room.
Katonah Art Center
Katonah (914) 232-4843
From seasonal free Arts Days (including workshops in painting, drawing, portraiture, and sculpture) to monthly Art & Clay Nites (including pizza) for $25 to weekly Sunday-afternoon workshops like “Enchanted World of Fairies” for $25 to $50, kids ages six to 18 can have an art attack and still have money left over for lunch.
Mount Kisco (914) 241-1200; Larchmont (914) 833-5800
Ten bucks goes a long way at this cheerful Westchester eatery. For kids, that means a meal (a personal pizza, pasta, mac n’ cheese, hamburger, hot dog, or chicken tenders; a 12-ounce drink, a gelato or sorbet; plus 16 tokens for the cool arcade games). For grownups, it means a sandwich or pasta, soup or salad, a drink or gelato, and entertained kids. And, drink refills are free!
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