Turns out that old cliche “there’s no such thing as a free lunch” isn’t always true.
We at Heartland Weekend know we aren’t the only ones who like to save a little green.
So we’ve put together a comprehensive list of where you can score a free meal, or nearly free, for your kids in the Heartland.
Did we miss one? Let us know by emailing your favorite deal to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Kids eat free all day on Tuesdays at all Heartland locations (Cape Girardeau, Sikeston, Carbondale, and Marion) with the purchase of an adult entree
- Beef ‘O’ Bradys
- Cape Girardeau: Purchase an adult entree and you child eats free on Tuesdays between 4 and 8 p.m.
- Perryville: Kids eat free on Tuesdays after 5 p.m.
- Bob Evans
- At Paducah and Marion locations kids eat free on Tuesdays after 4 p.m. with the purchase of an adult meal
- Buffalo Wild Wings
- Sikeston: Kids can eat for $1.99 on Wednesday between 4 to 8 p.m.
- Kids 3 and under eat free anytime!
- Each Kids’ Meal comes with a certificate for a free scoop of Fresh Frozen Custard
- Carbondale: Kids eat free on Tuesdays from 4 to 10 p.m.
- El Sol
- Monday special: Kids eat free from the kid’s menu. Offer valid for one kid per paying adult.
- At all Heartland locations (Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Marion) kids’ meals are $0.99 on each from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesdays. Offer valid for up to two kids meals per adult entree.
- Firehouse Subs
- Cape Girardeau: Kids eat for free from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, as long as you get an adult combo meal
- Paducah: Get a free kids meal all day on Wednesdays with the purchase of an adult combo meal
- The Lemonade House Grille
- Cape Girardeau: Kids eat for $.99 on Mondays from 4-8 p.m.
- McAlister’s Deli
- Cape Girardeau: Tuesdays after 5 p.m. kids eat free, as long as you buy an adult meal
- Carbondale: Mondays after 5 p.m. up to 2 kids eat free with the purchase of an adult entree
- Marion: Kids eat free after 5 p.m. on Tuesdays and all day on Sundays
- Paducah: Kids eat free after 5 p.m. on Tuesdays and Sundays
- Cape Girardeau: Kids eat free all day every day with the purchase of an adult entree.
- Pizza Inn
- Jackson: Kids eat free from 4 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesdays
- Sikeston: Kids 10 and below can eat for .99 on Tuesdays
- Paducah: Kids eat free all day on Thursdays
- Qdoba Mexican Grill
- Cape Girardeau: Kids eat free on Wednesday evenings
- Simply Swirled
- Cape Girardeau and Jackson: On Tuesdays from 5-8 p.m., kids 12 and under get a free 6 oz cup with any regular purchase.
- Steak ‘n Shake
- Kids ages 12 and younger can enjoy their favorite Kids Plate for FREE any time of the day, any day of the week with a qualifying $9 purchase.
- Texas Roadhouse
- Cape Girardeau: On Tuesdays from 4 to 9:30 p.m., kids eat free with the purchase of an adult entree
Here are some other ways to save some green this summer:
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