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Kids Eat Free

Local Restaurants in Merced County

Paul's Place

Location: Merced

Days: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and  Saturdays

Details:

  • One free kids’ menu item with the purchase of one adult entrée! (10 years and younger). Limit 2 kid’s meals if ordering a Family Meal Plan – No limit from the regular menu.
  • Take out, curbside delivery and delivery.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/Paulsplacemerced/menu/

Strings Italian Cafe

Location: Merced

Days: Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday

Details:

  • One free kids’ menu item with the purchase of each adult entrée! (10 years and younger).
  • Take out, curbside delivery and delivery.

Link: https://www.stringsitaliancafemerced.com/menu

Applebee's

Location: Merced and Atwater

Days: 7 days a week

Details:

  • Kids eat for 1.99 (no adult purchase required).

  • Curbside pickup or delivery.

Link: http://www.applebees.com

Denny's

Location: Most locations (except Merced)

Days: Everyday from 4pm-10pm

Details:

  • One Free Kids Menu Item with a purchase of a full-priced adult meal.
  • Must call the order into the store, mention the discount.
  • Curbside Pickup. Call the store upon arrival.
  • Contact your local Denny’s to see if they are participating.

Dickey's BBQ

Location: Merced 

Days: Sundays

Details:

  • One free kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult plate.
  • Take-Out only. Call in orders ok.

Contact: (209)230-5089

Sonic

Location: Merced and Atwater

Days: Every day through April 30th 

Details:

  • Available through the Sonic App, Drive-thru, or ordering from one of the Drive-In Stalls.

 


 

UC Merced Students - Basic Needs Security

Basic Needs Resources

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  • CalFresh Assistance
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