Bring the Kids

When both kids AND adults want to have fun, hit one of these spots that welcome all ages.


Campus Gas WFU

A historic gas station that has been renovated into a modern bar and grill with awesome hot dogs and burgers. Campus Gas hosts a coffee shop during the day (Known Coffee Co.), and this symbiotic relationship works for the WFU crowd. It’s a great spot for a quick lunch or a few beers.

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One of the busiest places for lunch, this small takeout restaurant (cash only) is known for its delicious, cheap hot dogs. They also have other great items from the grill like burgers and wings if you want something other than a hot dog.

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East Coast Wings + Grill

A restaurant chain specializing in wings and other grill favorites, with four Winston-Salem locations.

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Quarry Park

A peaceful little spot in the heart of Winston. Check out the overlook pier that has a perfect view of the deep blue waters of the old quarry. It’s no wonder they call it Quarry Park!

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Winston-Salem Fairgrounds

The Winston-Salem Fairgrounds is Winston-Salem’s home for entertainment, hosting year-round events including concerts, trade shows, sporting events, corporate events and more!

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Mellow Mushroom

This one deserves a mention (even though we don’t usually highlight chains) just because the pizza is really good!

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Hathaway Park

A park off Country Club Rd. that is nestled in a neighborhood. It has a great splash pad, playground, walking trails, large athletic field and picnic shelter.

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Hero House

A deli off Stratford Rd. with affordable prices and a menu that represents a diversity of cuisines including Italian, Greek and American.

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