The Kids Menu Needs a Makeover. Choosing a restaurant to eat at with children usually means that they offer a kid’s menu in addition to the “adult” menu. But why? The kid’s menu is usually full of bland food lacking in nutritional value. While you’re eating a salad or salmon, your child is probably eating plain pasta or pizza. So why not introduce foods that are full of color and flavor by forgetting the kid menu and ordering off the main menu instead?