Picture the scene, you and your family are enjoying a lovely dinner out in a restaurant everything is going well. The restaurant is running a little slow, your children’s impeccable temper is starting to wear a little thin. You can see the signs – Becoming fidgety, whining being irritable. Why have the added stress of dining somewhere not child friendly, Here are the restaurants/cafes in Peterborough who provides an area specifically for children to go eat and play.
Eat and Play
Wildwood Restaurant Peterborough – Cathedral Square, PE1 1XH – If you like to eat out with your children then wildwood provide a lovely play area in which children can wander and play –
Apple Cart – Bellona Drive, Cardea, PE2 8GP – Small play area (with some claw machines)
Kiddicare – Club Way, Hampton, PE7 8JA – play area within the café – Free to use – Suitable for under 5s
Brewsters/The Hampton – 4 Ashbourne Rd, Hampton, PE7 8BT Open Sunday to Thursday 9.30am – 8pm and Friday to Saturday 9.30am – 9pm. Only £3 per child for 90 minutes of play.
Windmill @ Orton Waterville – PE2 5EQ – a lovely big wooden play structure outside
Chimes Coffee Shop @ CSK Hampton Church- Christ The Servant King Silver Hill, Hampton Hargate, PE7 8FF – Small gated play area for under 5’s – Tues-Thurs 9am-4pm
QD – Orton Gate, Peterborough, PE2 5RQ – small café with childrens play area, although be warned it is not that great. If you are able to bring toys from home then it is a lovely area for them to sit and play.
Selina’s Tea Room @ Calmababy – 8 Botolph Bridge Estate, PE2 9QP – indoor and outdoor play area suitable for under 5’s – Do not need to be a member to visit
Wyevale Garden Centre – Postland Rd, PE 60JB – There is a small soft play area by the café along with a wooden outdoor play structure –
Van Hage Garden Centre – Unit 1,Peterborough Garden Park, PE1 4YZ, Gruffalo themed soft play –
The Yard @ Stamford – Unit 2 West Street, Stamford, PE9 2PL – Under 2’s £3, Under 7’s £4.50 Adults free – Mon-Fri 9.30-4pm, Weekends 9.30-1pm
Notcutts Garden centre – Ham Lane, PE2 5UU – Small play bit with a few toys out within the café
Dobbies – Phorpres Way, Hampton, PE7 8NY – Outdoor play area
The Boathouse – Thorpe Meadows, PE2 6GA – Outdoor play area