Domino, Cvjetno Naselje

This is a true #HiddenGem for parents. Located on the grounds of a private home, the cafe facilities include an outdoor playground for your little one – such as swings, a sandpit and a slide. Ideal for enjoying your coffee in the sun without interruption, while having a constant eye on your kids. Cvjetno naselje IV 16, Zagreb. 01 6196 113

Trocadero, Zagreb Centre

Very popular with local families. It fits all the requirements an exhausted parent might have: a cafe bar with patient waiters situated next to a big outdoor playground in a closed-off backyard. Besides coffee, beer, wine and soft drinks, they serve ice cream in the summer. Dalmatinska Ulica 12 Zagreb. +385 (0) 91 537 5332

Caffe Bar Dvoriste, Maksimir

This cafe overlooks the busy Maksimirska street and at first does not seem ideal for those with little ones until you peek into their oasis backyard. The greenery, large terrace and small play area are every parents’ dream. It’s seclusion from the hustle and bustle of the city will keep you coming back. Maksimirska Cesta 31, Zagreb. +385 (0) 99 291 4999

Potter, Maksimir

Situated on Sesvetska street, close to the economics faculty, lies this fantastical cafe. The greenery and plantlike are inspired by our favourite childhood stories – from Peter Pan to Harry Potter – and with its large terrace and play area its perfect for those with kids or those who are just kids at heart. Sesvetska Ulica 1, Zagreb. +385 (0) 99 480 0201