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Family Restaurants in Stroud

Feeling peckish? Problem solved! Stroud certainly possesses a fantastic selection of family-friendly restaurants to cater for every preference and personal taste. Here's our pick of five of the best eateries in town, complete with high chair and kids menu!

Toni's Kitchen

Voted the fifth best place to eat in the Cotswold Eats Awards after just five months of being open, Toni's Kitchen is our pick for lunch alfreso! The concept of Toni's Kitchen is tasty Italian roots and stylish French refinement combines, with 'Nonnas kitchen' creating deliciously nourishing, homemade dishes the whole family will enjoy eating. The homely garden located at the rear of the property offers an outdoor drinking and dining area, with a large selection of wines from around the world, spirits, soft drinks and draught. Kids under 12 often eat free during half term and school holidays too - pasta all round!

Find us: Toni's Kitchen, Middle St, Stroud GL5 1DZ
Call us: 01453 751328
Visit us: Sun: 12pm - 3:30pm | Sat: 12pm - 3pm 6pm - 10pm | Wed - Fri: 12pm - 2:30pm 6pm - 10pm | Mon & Tues: Closed
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Book us: Toni's Kitchen website

Curio Lounge

Tucked away on King Street in the heart of Stroud, Curio Lounge offers a great range of food and drinks, including kids, gluten-free and vegan menus. The dog-friendly restaurant boasts a relaxed and welcoming environment, with an inviting, bright and airy space for families to sit back and relax over dinner. The kids options are varied with a few safe bets for fussy eaters, including beans on toast, sausage and chips, and breaded chicken lollipops - best get booking!

Find us: Curio Lounge, 9 - 11 Kings Street, Stroud GL5 3BX
Call us: 01453 757052
Visit us: Sun - Thur 9am - 11pm / Fri & Sat 9am - 12am
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Book us: Curio Lounge website

Plough on the Green

The Plough on the Green in Newbury is a well known, family-friendly watering hole, offering traditional pub food and an extensive menu with a huge selection of cask ales, wines, spirits and soft drinks. There's a relaxing outdoor area to for playtime in warmer weather, with the option of a stroll on the green after a delicious dinner! The children's 'Little Monster' menu features reasonably priced and nutritious options, with all starters costing just £1 each and main meals just £3.75 - an offer too good to miss!

Find us: Plough on the Green, The Folly, Stroud Green, RG14 7HY
Call us: 01635 45207
Visit us: Sun - Thur: 12pm - 11pm | Fri - Sat: 12pm - 12am
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Book us: Plough on the Green website

Simpsons Fish & Chips

Simpsons is an exciting and welcome addition to Stroud! From Valentine's Day fish n' chip bouquets and gluten free options, to catering for weddings and birthday parties, this chippy certainly is a crowd-pleaser! With a family-friendly dining experience guaranteed, children are welcome to come and enjoy options from the kids menu, along with fishy themed games, stories and interactive website teaching everything from maths to creative activities in the kitchen! Fish Friday anyone?

Find us: Simpsons Fish & Chips, 13 Bedford Street, Stroud, GL5 1AY
Call us: 01453 767515
Visit us: Sun: Closed | Mon - Sat: 11:45am - 2pm & 4:45pm - 9pm
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Book us: Simpsons Fish & Chips website


Situated in the heart of Stroud town centre, Sorrento Italian restaurant offers traditional favourites including pizzas and pasta, as well as steak, chicken and fish dishes. As winner of Stroud Life 'Restaurant of the Year' award, it's easy to see why! The warm and welcoming atmosphere is the perfect place to relax with the family, and parents can rest assured - fussy eaters will love the pizza selection - not to mention the deserts!

Find us: Sorrento, Russell St, Stroud, GL5 3AJ
Call us: 01453 766632
Visit us: Lunch: Wed - Sun 12pm - 3pm | Evenings: Sun - Thur 5pm - 11pm | Sat & Sun: 5pm - 11:30pm
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Book us: Sorrento website

And if you're not about for dinner...

Woodruffs Organic Café

Whether you're on a health kick, or just prefer to snack on fruits and veggies, Woodruffs, often known as the 'institution of healthy eating' in Stroud, offers locally-sourced, tasty whole food guaranteed to satisfy your taste buds! With a mainly vegetarian menu, catering for gluten free, wheat free, dairy free, sugar free and vegan preferences, staff are knowledgeable about food allergies and will go out of their way to ensure your experience is a good one. Whether you’re in the mood for coffee and a cake, a healthy breakfast or a home-made main, Woodruffs has it! Children are completely catered to at Woodruffs, with an extensive children’s menu, high chairs, baby changing facilities and space to park buggies and pushchairs. Parents can relax as children can play happily with the wooden toys provided in an enclosed play area! You had us at cake!

Find us: Woodruffs Organic Cafe, 24 The High Street, Stroud, GL5 1AJ
Call us: 01453 759195
Visit us: Sun: Closed | Mon - Sat: 8:30am - 5pm
Book us: Woodruffs website