Family Friendly Dining in Townsville


28 Aug Family Friendly Dining in Townsville

We all know that kids can sometimes be fussy eaters. Townsville has a fantastic array of family-friendly dining options from burger joints and pizza places, to good old fish and chips.

Here’s a list of family-friendly dining spots in Townsville you might like to try.

Dining with Children’s Play Areas

  • La Porchetta – pizzas plus pasta dishes – 269 Charters Towers Rd, Mysterton
  • Tom’s Tavern – Road house grill menu for the whole family – 186 Nathan St, Aitkenvale
  • Outback Jack’s Bar & Grill – known for its jumbo steaks and ribs char-grilled – 4/8 Palmer St, South Townsville
  • Cowboys League Club – Star Graze restaurant with a child-friendly menu – 313-335 Flinders St, Townsville.

Budget Options

  • Grill’d – great healthy burgers & sliders – 3 Palmer St, Townsille
  • Strand Souvlaki Bar – mouth-watering Yiros and Souvlaki Wraps – 3/58 the Strand, North Ward
  • Simply Tops Seafood Bar – Townsville’s number 1 fish, chips and seafood bar – 2/33-35 Palmer St, South Townsville.

International Fare for Kids

  • Cactus Jack’s – Mexican fare including nachos, fajitas and burritos – 21 Palmer St, South Townsville
  • GYO Japanese Tapas Bar – great choice of Japanese tapas including Sushi – 2/48 Gregory St, North Ward
  • Masala Indian Cuisine – Indian curries – 79 Palmer St, South Townsville
  • Wild Rice – Laos and Thai food – 235 Flinders St East.


  • Rock Paper Scissors – traditional take-away fish and chips – 21 The Strand, North Ward
  • Sandwich Express – freshly made sandwiches and wraps – 280 Flinders St, Townsville
  • Guzman Y Gomez – delicious Mexican fast food – 5 Central Village Little Fletcher St, Townsville
  • Gelatissimo – creamy gelato made on the premises – 21 The Strand, North Ward.


With so many dining options a short walk or drive away from the Mariners North Holiday Apartments you could go out for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Or you could cook up the kids favourite meals in your fully-equipped apartment kitchen.

Mariners North Holiday Apartments are the perfect accommodation for your next Townsville holiday. You can select from two or three bedroom, spacious, self-contained apartments with amazing waterfront views. BOOK NOW






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