Three locations in Queens, offering a combination between a traditional barbershop and swanky salon. Little ones have a choice of sitting in an airplane, car or train chair, and there’s a Playstation center for older kids.
Cost: $11 for children’s cuts
Hours: Mon. – Sat. 9am-7:30pm, Sun. 9am-5pm; walk-ins welcome
Where: Location #1: 196-11 Northern Blvd., Bayside; 718-428-6760
Location #2: 26-13 Francis Lewis Blvd., Whitestone; 718-224-4542
Location #3: 20-24 Francis Lewis Blvd., Whitestone; 718-357-4411
This salon for women, men and kids offers a great price for little ones. While it doesn’t have the same distractions used at kids’ places, it does offer a welcoming atmosphere for children and a steady stream of kid clients that you don’t always find at fancy salons.
Cost: $10 for kids under 7
Hours: Mon. – Thurs. 10am-6pm, Fri. – Sat. 9am-7pm, Sun. 8am-1pm
Where: 14-12B Clintonville St., Whitestone; 718-358-1269
No bells and whistles, but it’s a quick, easy and affordable option for many parents. Plus, they’re used to getting lots of kid clients at their 2 Queens locations, so most of the stylists are pros with all ages.
Cost: $17.95 for any cut, wash + blow-dry extra
Hours: Mon. – Fri. 9am-9pm, Sat. 9am-7pm, Sun. 11am-5am
Where: Location #1: 7216 Austin Street, Forest Hills; 718-997-6688
Location #2: 4104 Bell Blvd., Bayside; 718-428-5252