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Here’s Where Your Kids Can Eat Free (or Get a Hefty Discount) on Halloween

Take your little boos to one of these NJ restaurants for a free or discounted meal on October 31st.



Once the kids are loaded up on candy on Halloween, skip making dinner and take them out to one of these spots for a freebie or great deal. Remember to keep them in their costumes!


Families that dine in with kids in costume will receive up to two free Kids’ Meals with an adult entree purchase. Children ages 12 and under can choose any entree on the Applebee’s Kids’ Menu, in addition to their choice of a side dish, and juice, milk or chocolate milk.


For kids 12 and under, IHOP is offering the Scary Face Pancake challenge, which runs from 7 am-10 pm. Kids are invited to create a spooky, kooky pancake using strawberries, whipped cream, mini oreos and candy corn.

Baskin Robbins

Get a regular or kid-sized scoop of ice cream for $1.50 at participating shops. Try seasonal flavors like Trick Oreo Treat and Pumpkin Pie.

Chevys Fresh Mex

Hit either the Linden or Clifton location, where kids eat free. Your little ones can show off their costumes while they munch on their favs.


The Boorito is back! Any customer in costume can buy a $3 burrito, bowl, salad or tacos from 3 pm-close.


Hit any Houlihan’s around NJ with 12 and unders for a free meal. Up to two kids’ meals are free for every adult entree ordered.

CiCi’s Pizza

Come in costume for a free kids buffet with the purchase of an adult buffet and drink. Only one child per adult can grab this deal.

Joe’s Crab Shack

Bring in this flyer and make sure your kids are in costume to nab this deal. There’s a limit of three free kid’s meals per party.


Hit your local Sonic for its annual Halloween celebration of 50 cent corn dogs. You don’t even have to go in costume.

Quaker Steak & Lube

Kids in costume (age 12 and under) will receive a free kid's meal with the purchase of an adult entree (up to two kids meals with adult entree purchase) at their local Lube in Brick, Edison or Pohatcong. The Brick location will also offer this special on Monday, October 30.

Shannon Rose Irish Pub

Kids eat free in costume at both the Clifton and Ramsey locations.

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