Wondering where you can take the kids to dine with Santa? Look no further because here’s a fun top 10 List you’re sure to enjoy!
1. Eckert’s Orchards
Join us for a meal with Santa on the farm! Children can tell Santa their Christmas wishes. Santa has a special gift for each child. We will capture the moment in a photo of your child with Santa. Each child will get their face painted and be able to decorate a sugar cookie with frosting and sprinkles. Reservations are suggested. Breakfast will be provided from 8 am until noon. The meal includes: scrambled eggs, crisp bacon, biscuits and homemade sausage gravy. $15/child; $12/adult. For more information or reservations, call Eckert’s Restaurant at (618) 233-0513 x 3.
You and your little short stack are invited to join us on for our Annual Breakfast with Santa! Make your morning (or evening) sizzle with a yummy pancake breakfast cooked by a pancake flipper extraordinaire, a fun holiday craft to take home, admission to The Magic House and the chance for little ones to sit on Santa’s lap. It’s sure to “stack” up to your expectations! Reservations required.
$20 per person for non-members
$15 per person for members
Sunday, December 4
8:30 am, 9:45 am, 11:00 am or 5:00 pm
Sunday, December 11
8:30 am, 9:45 am, 11:00 am or 12:30 pm
3. St. Louis Zoo – Dinner with Santa
Friday, December 16: 5 p.m.,7 p.m.,
Saturday, December 17:5 p.m., 7 p.m.,
Sunday, December 18: 5 p.m., 7 p.m.
Monday, December 19: 5 p.m., 7 p.m.
Relish an exquisite Italian dinner buffet. Ricotta and mozzarella stuffed jumbo shells with marinara, baked chicken parmesan, roasted vegetable fettuccini alfredo, meatballs and grilled chicken, garlic parmesan bread sticks, Italian and Caesar salads, assorted desserts and beverages comprise this delectable smorgasbord.
The event takes place in The Living World. Each private table will be dressed with linen and china.
Meet costumed characters Rudolf, Frosty and Jolly Old Saint Nick during dinner. Knowing that it doesn’t quite feel like the holidays without gift giving, Santa will present a treat to children and admission to Wild Lights with free parking for the whole family.
Pre-paid reservations are required, and seating is limited.
Zoo members: $21/child (ages 2-12); $23/adult
Non-members: $22/child (ages 2-12); $24/adult
Free for children under age 2.
Reservations can be made by calling (314) 646-4897.
Dinner Reservation Deadlines:
December 16, 17 & 18 – Must register by December 9.
December 19 – Must register by December 12.
Deluxe Breakfast Buffet
(1) Family Photo with Santa, Mrs. Claus, and the Icy Sisters! (Additional photos can be purchased for $5.00!)
Breakfast Buffet to Include:
Fresh Seasonal fruit
French Toast Sticks with Maple Syrup
Coffee, Tea, or Fresh Orange Juice
Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s available for an extra charge at the bar!
$15.95 for Adults*
$12.95 for Children* (ages 2-10)
Children under 2 free with a paid adult ticket
*Prices do not include Tax or Gratuity
December 3rd 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
To make your reservations, call 314-621-7625 and ask for Sales!
It’s Back!! We’ve once again partnered with Red Robin in Des Peres so you can Treat your children to the ultimate holiday tradition!
Red Robin is opening their doors early for this special visit with Santa from 9 – 10 am on Saturday, December 3. Enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet! All children will receive a holiday goodie bag and a keepsake photo. In addition to meeting Santa, children will enjoy face painting, a coloring contest and a craft project at no additional charge. Adults will have the benefit of being entered in the free drawings for various raffle prizes throughout the event. Special thanks to Lloyd Todd of Event Exhibits Inc for providing Santa’s trip from the North Pole!
Cost is $5 for ages 3 and under, $10 for ages 4 – 99. Reservations encouraged, as seating is limited, walk-ins welcome. For reservations call The Chamber at 314.821.4161 or register for this event online.
Saturday, December 3
9 – 10 am
Red Robin – Des Peres
13001 Manchester Rd
6. Missour Botanical Garden
Breakfast with Santa – Member Event Only: Visit with Santa as he makes his yearly stop at the Garden for our members-only Breakfast with Santa. Enjoy a special breakfast buffet in Sassafras café and share your wish list with Santa. Spend some time playing, dancing and taking photos with Mrs. Claus, Rudolph the reindeer, Frosty the snowman, and Holiday the bear. Children can also create and take home a nature-inspired holiday craft.
Supper with Santa 2016
December 9, 10, 11, 16, 17 and 18
5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Before making his big trip around the world, Santa is stopping by the Butterfly House! Don’t miss Supper with Santa, where fun family memories are sure to be made. Enjoy a delicious pasta dinner, hosted by Noodles & Co. See how the butterflies get into the holiday spirit, guests will take night strolls through the Tropical Conservatory. Santa’s Workshop stations will offer children the chance to make fun crafts, including keepsake ornaments, and act silly in the photo booth. After dinner, visit Mrs. Claus’ Cookie Kitchen for cookies and hot cocoa. The evening would not be complete without getting a souvenir picture with the guest of honor – Santa! Space is limited, and reservations are required.
$20 per person
$15 Garden members
Free for infants 12 months
7. St. Peters Rec Plex
Santa arrives early in St. Peters to spread some holiday cheer–and have a little breakfast with good boys and girls–before he returns with presents for all the children on Christmas. Parents, bring your children ages 2-8 to St. Peters’ Rec-Plex South building for some fun holiday festivities during Breakfast with Santa. Santa will join children for a delicious breakfast, crafts, and their favorite Christmas songs.
Parents and grandparents, join in on the fun at Breakfast with Santa and make some cherished memories with your children. Don’t forget to bring a camera to get pictures with Santa! The cost is $12 per child and $6 per adult. Advance registration is required. The registration deadline for this event is Dec. 6, or when the event is full. To register, call ext. 1400 at 636-939-2386,
8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
8. West County YMCA Breakfast with Santa
Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 9:00 am
At the Y we value traditions and family time, so come enjoy a special morning with your favorite jolly old elf! Families will enjoy a hot breakfast, a holiday craft and time to share your wishes with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Don’t forget your cameras! Big thanks to FirstWatch® for providing breakfast!!
Cost: $5 per person. Kids under 2yrs are free. Space is limited.
December 10th or 17th from 8am – 10pm
Children will have the opportunity to visit & share their holiday wish lists with Santa. And new this year, we also will be making cookies with our Head Chef!
Breakfast Buffet served from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Bake Cookies 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Visit with Santa 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Breakfast Buffet Includes:
Freshly Sliced Fruit
Cereal & Milk
French Toast Bites
Freshly Brewed Coffee, Hot Tea, & Juice
We also will have a Hot Chocolate Station
$22.00 for Adults & $17.00 for Children 3-12
Children 2 and under are Free
Space is limited ~ Secure your reservation today!
Call 314-824-2410 for more information
Oh yes, Santa loves to eat breakfast and his elves love to sing. Grab the kids and join Santa and his elves at IKEA St. Louis. Join us for a morning of food and fun!
Stuff your bellies, take pictures with Santa and enter for a chance to win holiday giveaways. Each child will also take home a special gift from Santa’s bag.
Sunday, December 18, 2016
9:30 am – 11:00 am
Ticket Price: $5.00 per person
Price includes: breakfast, picture with santa, photo frame and special gift.
Assorted Holiday Desserts
Tickets are available in the IKEA restaurant or Swedish Food Market. Seating is limited so purchase your tickets today. Tickets will also be available for sale on the day of the event.