18 Indoor Kids Cafes and Play Centres near Ryde

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For those days when it’s too cold or rainy to be outside, we have got you covered! Here’s our list of indoor kids cafes and play centres near Ryde:


Vitaland Kids Cafe, Rhodes Waterside

Shop 26A, Rhodes Waterside, 1 Rider Boulevard, Rhodes

This beautiful play centre + cafe combo is the newest kid on the block and hits the nail on the head when it comes to fun, food and fantasy! Imaginations will be set on fire with all the fun play zones at Vitaland.

More info here.

KidsDay Cafe, Meadowbank

Shop 6.4a Village Plaza, 11a Bay Drive Meadowbank

This boutique kids play centre is a kids mecca, with over 10 ‘play zones’ including all kinds of activities from a ball pit, dress-up room, fully decked out kitchen, a vet, fruit and veg market, fishing boat, cube zone, slide, kids camping, toy room, Magformers board and more!

More info here

Tada Kids Cafe, Top Ryde Shopping Centre

Ground Floor, Top Ryde Shopping Centre

Take a seat in the cafe located dead centre to the most fun kids can have as they climb, ride, roll, play, throw and imagine the day away!

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Cuto Kids Cafe, Wentworth Point

Marina Square – 5 Footbridge Blvd, Wentworth Point

Just 12 minutes from Top Ryde, this cafe is definitely worth a visit! Kids will have a ball at this play centre cafe, with loads of activities from imaginary play to slides, dress-ups, a ball pit, ride-on cars, a full kitchen and shopping experience, baby play area, magnetic fishing and lots more.

Read more here.

Ho’me Kids Cafe, Rhodes Central

Rhodes Central Shopping Centre – Walker St, Rhodes

Ho’me Kids Café is every child’s dream, with an indoor playground including a light-up merry-go-round! Parents can relax whilst enjoying a coffee at the café, knowing their children are in a fun and safe environment.

More info here.

Little Amigos Kids Cafe, Carlingford Court

Level 1 near Target, Carlingford Court

Modern and bright with quality features and finishes, kids will have a ball exploring every nook and cranny of LIttle Amigos. It has a clever combination of being a really big space plus being very well designed so as to pack as much fun in as possible.

Read our full write-up here.

Vitaland Kids Cafe Eastwood

Shop 13A Eastwood Central 1 Glen St, Eastwood

One of the newer kids cafes on the scene, Vitaland Eastwood knows what kids love and has 3 levels of fun for kids to enjoy. Catering to kids from 6 months to 7 years old, the centre is jam-packed full of fun things to do, and has a great cafe inside (as you would expect from the name!).

Read our full write-up here.

Kiddo Kove

Level 1 Macquarie Centre

Also located in Hornsby, another Kiddo Kove opened in Macquarie Centre in early 2023. Its bright colours and fun interactive play areas are great for kids 0-8 years.

More info here.

Chouchou Bebe Adventure, Auburn

Central Mall in Queen St, Auburn – next to Aldi

Kids aged 1 – 10 years will happily play for hours in the fun-filled adventure playground and cafe. Grab a coffee or a proper feed from their fully decked-out kitchen and relax while the kids explore, burn off steam and have a ball.

Read our full write-up here.

Planet Mino, Chatswood

10-12 Smith Street, Chatswood

This two-story play centre features multiple playgrounds, giant slides, a sandpit, play toys, legos, building blocks, jumping castles, trampolines and more! There’s also a Cafe onsite with a proper kitchen.

More info here.

Twinkle Kids Cafe, Burwood

Shop 48a, Burwood Plaza – 42 Railway Parade Burwood

A cafe with a twist, where kids can enjoy all kinds of activities from slides to dress-up, shops, cooking toys, puzzles, a Lego wall, a ball pit and much more.

Read our full write-up here!

Tada Kids Cafe Lidcombe

Level 1, Shop 101-102, Lidcombe Shopping Centre

You’ll find an enchanting kingdom of entertainment and a haven for coffee lovers. This is Tada’s second kids cafe, with the first located at Top Ryde Shopping Centre on ground level.

Read our full write-up here.

Vitalands Kids Cafe St Leonards

LG04/500 Pacific Hwy, St Leonards

Clean, bright and beautifully designed, Vitaland is a great spot to meet with friends or to bring the laptop and get some work done. You’ll be amazed at just how many activities there are for children to enjoy, and equally surprised at the ample and comfortable seating options available!

Read our full write-up here.

Monkey Mania, Top Ryde Shopping Centre

Level 2, Top Ryde City Shopping Centre

At Monkey Mania, the whole play structure can be viewed from the seating area, and adult entry price includes a free drink. Equipment includes an inflatable jumping castle, dedicated toddlers area, a gun/cannon foam ball arena, climbing structure, slides and electric kiddies go-karts.

Read our full write-up here.

Jungle Buddies, Five Dock

2/97 Queens Rd, Five Dock 

Great for parties, school holidays and weekday fun, Jungle Buddies will impress you with its size, great light, healthy cafe menu options and clean facilities.

More info here.

Ultimate Family Fun Centre Sydney

Unit 5/ 1B Redbank Rd, Northmead

Ultimate is the largest indoor play centre in Australia (split into 0-5 years and 5-12 years to keep the little ones safe) consisting of interconnected trampolines, massive foam pit and a climbing wall.

More info here.

Lollipops, Parramatta

Unit 3 / 175 James Ruse Drive, Rosehill

This venue has an exciting arena for children to enjoy with giant slides, bouncy castles, a teacup ride, huge climbing structure, code red laser, and an 8-metre high rock wall! They have allocated areas for different age groups from babies to school children (up to 11 years of age).

More info here.

Timezone, Top Ryde

Ground Level Top Ryde City Shopping Centre, Cnr Devlin St &, Blaxland Rd, Ryde

For the best of bowling, the latest arcade games, food & beverage, and much more, Timezone and Zone Bowling Top Ryde is the place to be. Head in for a family fun day out, kids party or a place to celebrate after winning your Saturday afternoon soccer game!

More info here.

Timezone, Macquarie Centre

Level 4 Macquarie Centre, Corner of Herring Road & Waterloo Road, North Ryde

Established in 1978, Timezone has had a long time to perfect “fun”. In case you never went as a child, the way it works is that kids not only get to play games but also win prizes with tickets collected. Targeted at families, you may be tempted to join in the fun too!

More info here.