Family Friendly Itinerary

72 Hours in Burbank,
Explore the Family Friendy Activities

Day 1

Porto's Baker and Cafe

Day 1

Breakfast at Porto’s Bakery

Voted by Yelp users in 2016 as the #1 place to eat in the United States, Porto’s will quickly become your go-to restaurant cafe while visiting Burbank. Make sure to grab some of their delicious pastries to go as a snack for the rest of your day.

Studio Tours & Tapings

Day 1

Studio Tours & Tapings

From the Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood to Universal Studios Hollywood, you and your family have countless options to experience the entertainment industry in action. Go to a free, live taping of shows including The Big Bang Theory and The Ellen DeGeneres show!

Buffalo Wild Wings

Day 1

Lunch at Buffalo Wild Wings

Catch the game while dining with your family at this lively sports bar serving up their famous wings and other American pub grub.

Burbank Town Center

Day 1

Burbank Town Center

Take the kids to the newly-renovated Burbank Town Center featuring more than 170 shops and entertainment options, including H&M, Cost Plus World Market, Carters/OshGosh B’gosh, Barnes & Noble, and an outdoor dining patio with amazing views of Downtown Burbank.

Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Day 1

Dinner at Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Grab a bite to eat at this hip, delicious chain featuring fries, hot dogs, and free peanuts while you wait.

AMC Theaters

Day 1

Movie Night at AMC Theaters

Put your feet up and relax with a movie at one of Burbank’s three AMC Theater locations, two of which are in the Burbank Town Center.

Day 2

Breakfast at Granville

Day 2

Breakfast at Granville

With an eclectic menu featuring delectable treats including chilaquiles, pumpkin chai hotcakes, and omelets, Granville will satisfy every craving!

Studio Tours

Day 2

Studio Tours

A single studio tour typically takes the entire day. If you can squeeze in both, you’re a serious television and film fan.

  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood: Check out Wonder Woman at DC Universe: The Exhibit, where you will go behind the lens of this blockbuster hit. Plus, see your favorites from Harry Potter to Batman, Friends, and The Big Bang Theory.
  • Universal Studios: Take a behind the scenes look at a real working studio, where more movies and television shows have been filmed than any other lot in the world.
  • Universal Studios Hollywood Preferred: Receive early admission to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter when you book a Partner Hotel package at one of 11 Burbank hotels.

Lunch

Day 2

Lunch

Spend all day at either the Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood or Universal Studios Hollywood to get the complete movie experience, and dine at numerous eateries both inside and adjacent to the parks.

Pizza Studio

Day 2

Dinner at Pizza Studio

Let your culinary imagination and creativity run wild at this build-your-own pizza joint that you and the kids will both love.

Racers Edge

Day 2

Racer’s Edge

Round out your evening at Racer’s Edge, Burbank’s very own indoor karting arena. Riders of all levels will experience the thrill of high-performance karts in a high-octane environment.

Day 3

Romancing the Bean

Day 3

Breakfast at Romancing the Bean

Select from sandwiches, salads, coffee, smoothies, and fresh squeezed juice at this casual, stylish cafe in Burbank’s Magnolia Park District.

Beyond Burbank

Day 3

Beyond Burbank

  • Griffith Observatory: As an icon of Los Angeles, the Griffith Observatory is one of southern California’s most popular attractions. Located on the southern slope of Mount Hollywood in Griffith Park, just above the Los Feliz neighborhood, the Observatory offers the best vantage point for observing the Hollywood Sign.
  • Grab the sun-screen and explore the beaches in Malibu or Venice for a quintessential Southern California day.

Rose Cafe

Day 3

Lunch

Within each local beach town you can find numerous delicious eateries, including favorites like Rose Cafe or Gjusta in Venice, or the Malibu Country Mart.

LA Natural History Museum

Day 3

Natural History Museum or LA Zoo

Stop in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, home to one of the most extraordinary dinosaur exhibits in the world – a site the kids will love! Or check out the LA Zoo with more than 1,400 mammals, birds, amphibians, and reptiles representing more than 270 different species.

Gus’s Fried Chicken

Day 3

Dinner at Gus’s Fried Chicken

Enjoy world-famous fried chicken paired with comfort sides in this family-friendly setting.