Do you live in the south suburbs of Milwaukee? Here are some kid-friendly restaurants near you.
Bel Air Cantina
2625 N. Downer Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53211
6817 W. North Ave., Wauwatosa, WI 53213
410 W. Town Square Way, Oak Creek, WI 53154
250 High St., Brookfield, WI 53045
This modern Mexican restaurant has a few locations around the Milwaukee area, and they offer a special "niños" menu for the kids.
The Chocolate Factory
W62 N577 Washington Ave., Cedarburg
13475 Watertown Plank Rd., Elm Grove
7963 S. Main St., Oak Creek, WI 53154
1077 Summit Ave., Oconomowoc, WI 53066
161 W. Wisconsin Ave., Pewaukee, WI 53072
4330 N. Oakland Ave., Shorewood, WI 53211
2120 E. Moreland Boulevard, Waukesha, WI 53186
1402 S. Main Street, West Bend, WI 53095
This local chain offers fresh subs with warm crusty rolls and fresh, premium ingredients, plus a delicious homemade mayonnaise. Top it off with local Wisconsin ice cream or choose from a variety of sundaes. (If you love The Chocolate Factory, be sure to visit the airy Pewaukee location right along the beach on Pewaukee Lake.)
Ferch’s Malt Shoppe and Grill
5636 Broad St., Greendale, WI
Ferch’s is an old-fashioned parlor serving hand-mixed ice cream creations on a marble top creamery, along with short-order food, flavored sodas, and more. They have a jukebox on sight, as well as their very own movie theater for parties. In the warmer months, you can check out their beachside location in Grant Park.
Fish Fry in the Parks
Whitnall Park Golf Clubhouse
Grant Park Golf Clubhouse
During the warm weather months from Memorial Day through Labor Day, you can have your Friday night fish fry in the beautiful surroundings of the Milwaukee County Parks.
Organ Piper Pizza
4353 S. 108th St., Greenfield, WI 53228
This Milwaukee landmark, opened in 1976, boasts delicious thin crust pizza and the country's finest organists to entertain you. (Did you know that one of the organ players here is also the organ player at Miller Park?) There is also an arcade and a small merry-go-round. This place is known for being boisterous and noisy, so your kids will likely fit right in!