Family Dining: TulsaKids’ Family Favorites Winners and Finalists

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When you can’t decide what to eat, check out our list of reader-recommended family friendly restaurants in the Tulsa area! We’ve got you covered from breakfast to dinner!

FAVORITE PLACE TO GET PIZZA

Hideaway

Hideaway Pizza:

Hideaway complements its creative pizzas – like the Pepperonipalooza and Da Bomb – with a fun, creative atmosphere. From staff dressed in tie dye to social media video contests, to printable coloring pages, Hideaway is a kid-friendly, community-oriented restaurant that serves delicious food the whole family will love. hideawaypizza.com

Finalists: Andolini’s Pizzeria, Savastano’s

FAVORITE PLACE TO GET ICE CREAM (OR OTHER FROZEN TREAT)

Braums

Braum’s Ice Cream & Dairy Store:

Celebrating a special occasion? Sounds like it’s time for a Braum’s sundae! Need a treat for a night in? Braum’s has an impressive variety of take-home options, from classics like neapolitan and mint chocolate chip, to specialty flavors like caramel cookie dough and cappuccino chunky chocolate. Now we’re hungry! braums.com

Finalists: Andy’s Frozen Custard, STG Gelateria

FAVORITE PLACE TO GRAB A BURGER

Smittys Garage

Smitty’s Garage Burgers & Beer:

With mouth-watering options like the Sticky Finger (PB, bacon bits, sweet jalapeno relish and cheddar) and the BBQ Bacon Theta, Smitty’s Garage takes burgers to the next level! What’s more, all burgers come with your choice of protein, including vegetarian options. eatatthegarage.com

Finalists: Ron’s Hamburgers & Chili, Arnold’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers

FAVORITE ETHNIC RESTAURANT

Lanna Thai Restaurant:

Lanna Thai has been a local favorite since its establishment in 1998, even receiving national recognition as one of the 50 best Thai restaurants in the U.S. Patrons can enjoy authentic Thai food like curries and stir-fries. Kids can choose between Khao-Pad (Thai Fried Rice) and Peek Gai Tod (Chicken Wings). lannathaitulsa.com

Finalists: Desi Wok, India Palace

FAVORITE HEALTHY EATING RESTAURANT

Zoës Kitchen:

Healthy eating is a treat when you’re eating at Zoës! Serving fresh Mediterranean food like falafels and lamb, Zoe’s has a large menu packed with gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options. Don’t feel like cooking dinner? Check out their family meals! zoeskitchen.com

Finalists: Taziki’s Mediterranean Café, Jason’s Deli

FAVORITE KID’S MEAL

Chick-fil-A:

Most kids probably consider themselves fans of the chicken nugget. For a healthier choice, Chick-fil-A also offers a grilled nuggets kid’s meal. But our favorite thing about Chick-fil-A’s kid’s meals is that they come with books or engaging activities you’ll actually be excited to bring home! chick-fil-a.com

Finalists: The Brook Restaurant and Bar, McAlister’s Deli

FAVORITE DELIVERY SERVICE

Door Dash:

The pandemic really drove home (get it?!) just how convenient a food delivery service can be! Door Dash has an easy-to-navigate app and tons of local favorites to choose from, from fast food to fine dining. doordash.com

Finalists: Instacart, GrubHub

FAVORITE FAMILY MEAL DEAL

Ted’s Café Escondido:

Ted’s Party Packs are “the perfect family meal”! Choose from tacos, enchiladas and fajitas. All Party Packs can be ordered to serve five or ten people, starting at $49.99. tedscafe.com/party-packs

Finalists: Charleston’s, Taziki’s Mediterranean Café

FAVORITE COFFEE SHOP

Rocket Brothers:

Where would we be without our morning cup of joe? Rocket Brothers has two convenient locations, one in Broken Arrow and one at 61st and Mingo. Rocket Brothers serves all the classics, from drip coffee to cappuccino, as well as Italian sodas and specialty hot chocolates. rocketbrotherscoffee.com

Finalists: Coffee House on Cherry Street, Shades of Brown Coffee & Art

FAVORITE PLACE TO EAT BREAKFAST

Neighborhood JA.M.:

Start your morning with a trip to Neighborhood JA.M., and you’re practically guaranteed an amazing day. The décor is bright and cheerful, and the menu includes over-the-top sweet and savory options, like the Crab Cake Benny and Pineapple Bourbon Cakes. Plus, they have a variety of cocktails and boozy coffee beverages! thatsmyjamok.com

Finalists: Tally’s Good Food Café, Bramble Breakfast & Bar

FAVORITE PLACE TO PURCHASE DONUTS

Daylight Donuts:

No matter where you’re at in Tulsa, chances are, you’re near a Daylight Donuts. Established in 1954 by Tommy and Lucille Day, Daylight Donuts started in Tulsa and has since become a national and international favorite. The secret? The Days’ unique, light donut recipe. daylightdonuts.com

Finalists: OK Country Donut Shoppe Ltd, Hurts Donut Tulsa

FAVORITE FOOD TRUCK

Andolinis

Andolini’s Pizzeria:

Andolini’s was a finalist for Favorite Place to Get Pizza, so it’s no surprise that people love Andolini’s food truck! They serve made-on-the-spot pizza by the slice, making it fast and easy to get your pizza fix without sacrificing the quality people expect from Andolini’s restaurants. andotrucktulsa.com

Finalists: Waffle That!, Tacos El Trompo Food Truck

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