In the culinary playground of Frederick, some eateries have mastered the recipe for family-friendly dining: a pinch of patience, a dash of creativity, and a heaping spoonful of fun. These are places where the menu caters to taste buds young and old, and the atmosphere buzzes with the kind of energy that can only come from the laughter of children. They're not just restaurants; they're venues where kids can be kids, and adults can relish in the joy of a meal that pleases the whole table. Here's to the spots that understand a splash of sauce and a sprinkle of cheer make for the perfect family feast.
This year, locals voted Il Forno tops in Best of Best. Its calzones, shown above, are one of the many dishes sure to satisfy, shall we say "discerning," youthful paletes
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