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You’ll never worry about slow service when dining out again.
These exciting games make the perfect first course for the whole family.

Photographed by ian macpherson
Styled by jenny lacey
Text by Elizabeth Bentley

BINGO TO GO
You’ll need sharp eyes to beat your offspring to this portable, restaurant-friendly game. Call it as you see it – veggies, doggy bag, full belly – Bingo!

Kid’s Night Out Bingo, Knock Knock, US$8, Knock Knock.

DOODLE DISH
You’ll have a hard time tearing them away from these interactive picture and word doodles. All they need is a few crayons and a healthy appetite for fun.

Pocket Doodles For Kids, by Bill Zimmerman, US$9.99, Amazon.

ADD SOME SPICE
A must-have for mum’s handbag – these tiny Think-Ets lend themselves to a host of amusing distractions: name each item, make a story or play a memory game.

Think-ets, Think-a-lot Toys, US$15.99, Think-a-lot.

CURLY CHALLENGE
Give their energetic brains a creative outlet with these absorbing activities. Spin the wheel and turn the letter or the shape they land on into words or pictures.

Squiggle Shapes On-The-Go, Randomline, US$4.90, Fatbrain Toys.



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