Little Bites – family friendly places to eat!


Peninsula Kids is showcasing the wonderful places available on the peninsula and Bayside region to take the family out for a stress-free bite to eat! Here you’ll find some of the best cafes, venues and family-friendly places to stop and have a break!


Eagle Cafe is located at the Summit Station where you can enjoy lunch or grab a snack.

The huge all-weather deck lets you enjoy views of the Mornington Peninsula as you dine outdoors or sit inside the warm cafe and take in the view through the large windows.

795 Arthurs Seat Road, Arthurs Seat
Ph 9773 4453
Open daily from 10am

@arthursseateagle  |


The Craft & Co Farm is a 40 acre winery, cafe, cellar door and farm site with live music every weekend!

170 Riverend Rd, Bangholme
Ph 9773 4880
Open Thursday – Saturday 9am – 5.30pm and Sunday: 11am – 5pm



Stadium 1 Playground is now open! Your little ones are going to absolutely love the new jungle themed interactive playground at Chelsea Heights Hotel.

  • Bistro opening hours are 9am with limited menu, cake & coffee available until lunch starts.
  • Wednesday nights KIDS EAT FREE!
  • Kids birthday packages start at $15 per head.
  • Join the kids club and keep up to date with all things ‘Stadium 1’


Cnr Springvale & Wells Roads, Chelsea Heights
Ph 9773 4453
Open 7 days lunch & dinner

@chelseaheightshotel  |


Kidz Shed indoor play centre & cafe. Offering a safe, clean and fun and friendly environment for children and parents to relax and enjoy the play centre.

Yummy homemade food with gluten and dairy intolerances catered for.

222 Marine Parade, Hastings
Ph 5906 5900
Open Tuesday – Sunday and every Friday to 7pm for dinner, dine in or takeaway

@kidzshed   |


Whether it be on the weekend with the whole family, after school drop off, or with your mothers group, join Beretta’s any day of the week for a yummy breakfast.

The morning menu is tantalising, and even caters for the kids. And if that is not enough, the indoor playground is simply amazing!

220 Cranbourne Frankston Rd, Langwarrin
Ph 9789 2711
Open 7 days with breakfast from 9 – 11.30am

@berettas.langwarrin   |


The Big Goose has a brand new Cafe! The Rotunda Cafe serves all day breakfast plus a range of lunch options and sweet treats! The coffee is amazing with beans from Little Rebel Coffee, locally based in Dromana.

Another new addition is our Scooped Ice Cream Bar – waffle cones and cups with all the best flavours from Norgen Vaaz.

For those that prefer packing a picnic lunch, you are most welcome to do so, we have designated areas where you can enjoy your lunch.

233 Mornington-Tyabb Rd, Moorooduc
Ph 0459 911 549
Open Thurs – Sun 10am-4pm (Winter) & everyday in school holidays

@thebiggoose   |


Come down and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere, at the Mornington Hotel while the kids play in one of the two playrooms with an indoor kids play ground, skill testing games and fun rides!

Kids eat FREE all day Monday & Friday with the purchase of any main meal off their exciting menu.

917 Nepean Highway, Mornington
Ph 5975 2015
Open lunch & dinner 7 days with breakfast Saturday & Sunday 8.30 – 11am

@morningtonhotelontanti   |


Did you know at The Dava Hotel KIDS EAT FREE* 5 days a week? Just purchase a main adult meal and receive a free children’s meal.

On the menu there are some great kids’ drinks and desserts such as Churros, ice-cream sundaes, freak-shakes, coke floats, old school spiders and ice-cream. All $6 and under.

And if you need another great reason to come in, we have one! The Dava Hotel is the first on the Peninsula to offer a teen-size menu with teen-size dishes. Designed for the InbeTEENers, 12-16 year olds; all dishes are just $15.

*Available Monday-Friday, excluding public holidays, festive days & school holidays. Excludes desserts & drinks.

614 The Esplanade, Mount Martha
Ph 5975 1555
Open 7 days, lunch and dinner

@thedavahotel   |


Nordie – Highly regarded coffee roastery Allpress is the backbone of this coffee and yummy brunch hotspot.

Cubby house, colouring and food options for the kids means that your morning coffee can extend into a Pinot lunch too … All opposite Red Hill Primary School; with many playgrounds and parking aplenty!

1008 Frankston Flinders Road, Red Hill (opposite Red Hill Primary School)
Ph 5989 2171
Open 7.15am to 4pm daily (closes 3pm weekends)



Searoad Ferries – Onboard there’s a children’s playground and colouring corner, as well as onboard binoculars so kids can see the bay and coastline up close. Dolphin spotting is often a highlight as they play alongside the ferry.

The onboard café, RORO, has serious coffee for mum and dad and something to please the kids. See website for school holiday fun!

Sailing from Sorrento – Queenscliff
Ph 5257 4500
Operates daily 7am – 6pm

@searoadferries   |

Peninsula Kids – Winter 2019


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