Kid-Approved Detroit

We've made finding family-friendly entertainment as easy as ABC and 123.

Updated: July 02, 2004


Louis' Pizza

23141 Dequindre Rd, Hazel Park, MI 48030

For more than 20 years, this has been the city's go-to spot for deep-dish pizza and a boisterous, family-friendly environment.

Dave & Buster's

45511 Park Avenue, Suite D, Utica, MI 48315

With every arcade game under the sun, it makes for a great birthday spot.

National Coney Island

1812 N Main St, Royal Oak, MI 48073

While this local institution's hot dogs earn most youngsters' approval, there are also gooey grilled cheeses and chicken sandwiches available.


Detroit Zoological Society

8450 W 10 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48067

Take the whole family out to the zoo and save a few bucks--kids under 2 are free.

Stony Creek Metropark

4300 Main Park Dr, Shelby TWP, MI 48316

The area's premier multipurpose park provides families with a great place to break in the little one's first bike.

Belle Isle

Belle Isle Park, Detroit, MI 48243

Spend the whole day in this city oasis and take the family to the park's zoo, aquarium and nature center.