Finding a family friendly restaurant is important to us. Husband and I don’t do date night, or get to do anything really without Small Boy because of childcare (and his lack of sleeping), so eating out is one of the few things we can continue to enjoy. Now we have a two year old we need to be slightly more discerning about our choices. Small Boy has big personality but doesn’t like too much noise so a relaxed atmosphere, space and decent baby changing are all important factors to us. We also need somewhere that serves lunch at a decent time as we’re all awake before dawn so by noon we are famished! Imagine my disappointment when on Sunday we were told we’d have to wait past noon to even get a seat at major, family friendly restaurant chain. They were still serving breakfast and it would take a while to seat us. Needless to say I was not happy as I saw all the empty seats. The artificial Christmas tree in the bar area would only keep Small Boy entertained for so long. “I’m not waiting” I declare to my husband, who was ready to gnaw off one of his own legs from hunger. “Let’s go somewhere else.” Thankfully we were on a large retail park so had a few options, so we decided to try Franky and Benny’s. I could sense my husband’s reactions as we’d gone a few times and he hadn’t been impressed. I reminded him… View Post