Celebrity Families: Eating and Playing in Style Slideshow
June 10, 2013
The Affecks, the Damons, the Rossdales—the gang is all here!
David and Victoria Beckham
The Beckhams are known as one of the world’s most fashionable couples, and they’re often seen globe-trotting with their kids to world-class cities including London, Paris, and New York. In February 2013, David Beckham was seen dining with his sons Cruz, Brooklyn, and Romeo at Tamarind Restaurant in London. Their dad arrived in classic British style, wearing a dapper black velvet blazer and a tweed newsboy cap.
For Brooklyn’s 14th birthday, the couple spared no expense. They took him out to a lavish dinner at the Michelin-starred London eatery Locanda Locatelli. Other famous guests included celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay’s wife Tana and her children. Both sets of grandparents also joined in the celebration.
When the Beckhams were in Paris on business, the whole family visited the Eiffel Tower to have dinner at the iconic Le Jules Verne, which is known for its stunning views of the city.
Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom
Bloom and Kerr's son Flynn is not only one of the most adorable kids in Hollywood, but can be seen on the hip of either parent all the time, shopping and dining at some stellar hotspots. While Miranda Kerr was on a business trip to her native Australia, Orlando Bloom took their son Flynn to lunch at Son of a Gun in Hollywood.
While Orlando Bloom rehearsed for his role in Broadway’s Romeo and Juliet, Miranda and Flynn enjoyed the city by playing in Central Park together. While they’re in Los Angeles, the family likes to spend time in Malibu enjoying the warm weather at the beach.
Jessica Alba and Cash Warren
To celebrate Memorial Day this year, Jessica Alba and her family enjoyed a WNBA Los Angeles Sparks basketball game. She tweeted, "Kiddos had a blast #LASparks game—our new favorite family activity." The morning after, Alba and her husband Cash Warren had breakfast at Le Pain Quotidien in Beverly Hills, with daughter Haven in tow.
After flying in from New York last year, Alba met up with Warren to enjoy a romantic dinner at a favorite Los Angeles restaurant Spago.
Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale
In May 2013, pop icon Gwen Stefani took her kids Kingston and Zuma for frozen yogurt at Menchie’s in Culver City.
When they’re not recording, Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale like to take their boys on fun activities during the week. Last month, Gwen Stefani took them to see the Noah’s Ark exhibit in Los Angeles — Kingston channeled a favorite superhero, wearing a Spider Man costume on the outing. The couple also took their clan to Kidspace Children’s Museum in Pasadena, Calif.
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner love to visit the Brentwood Country Market with their children Violet, Seraphina, and Samuel. Garner often brings her kids there to shop or grab some breakfast.
In June 2013, the couple took their daughters out to lunch at Toscana in Los Angeles after a busy weekend exploring the Star Eco Station Environmental Children’s Museum and Exotic Wildlife Rescue Facility in Culver City.
When the couple goes on dinner dates, they like to frequent Sam’s by the Beach, a romantic and elegant Californian-Mediterranean restaurant, located in Santa Monica, Calif.
Matt Damon and Luciana Barroso
During a trip to the south of France for the Cannes Film Festival last month, Matt Damon, his wife Luciana Barroso, and daughter Stella, joined friend Michael Douglas for lunch at Cap d'Antibes' iconic Eden Roc Hotel. The couple has four daughters, one from Barroso's previous marriage and can be seen lunching in Brentwood and taking their kids to school together.
Gisele Bündchen and Tom Brady
Although Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen live in Boston to stay close to Brady’s team (the New England Patriots), they spend a lot of time in New York. This past April, the couple was spotted taking their daughter Vivian (clad in an adorable yellow outfit) to lunch at a favorite Italian restaurant in the West Village, Extra Virgin.
In May, they treated their children, Ben and John, to a Japanese dinner at Blue Ribbon Restaurant in Manhattan after Brady returned from attending the Kentucky Derby.
Beyoncé and Jay-Z Carter
For their fifth wedding anniversary, the Carters celebrated by taking a vacation in Cuba. While there, they had dinner as a family at La Guarida restaurant in the old town of Havana. They ordered mixed local appetizers and then the restaurant’s specialty, chicken with honey and lemon. For drinks, Beyoncé enjoyed a lemon daiquiri with white rum and sugar, while Jay-Z had a mojito. They shared red wine with the main course. After dinner, the power couple waved to their fans from the restaurant’s balcony.
While in London, Beyoncé, Jay-Z, and daughter Blue Ivy, feasted at Japanese restaurant Zuma with Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Martin, and their two children Apple and Moses to celebrate Paltrow’s latest role in Iron Man 3.
During a trip to Paris this year, where she performed at the Palais Sports Omnisport Berci, Beyoncé took Jay-Z and Blue Ivy to lunch at Septime. Jay-Z and Blue Ivy wore matching white T-shirts and jeans, while Beyoncé wore a casual all-black ensemble.
Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth
After dealing with some unpleasant media attention earlier this year relating to an alleged DUI arrest, Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth have resumed their lives as normal. During a trip to New York City in May, the pair joined some friends for lunch at Soho House and took advantage of the neighborhood shops by heading to C. Wonder.
The couple also enjoyed a casual lunch at Veggie Grill Restaurant in Santa Monica, Calif., and were spotted leaving with to-go iced teas in hand. They Witherspoon's son Deacon's soccer games weekly along with dad Ryan Phillipe. They also attend mass and get breakfast every Sunday afterwards with Witherspoon's kids Ava and Deacon with their new baby Tennessee James.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
When they started dating, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt graced the covers of tabloids everywhere. Now, the Jolie-Pitts have since become an iconic Hollywood family. These jet-setters have homes all over the world, and love to eat at great restaurants wherever they are.
In April 2013, Jolie reportedly surprised her fiancé in Los Angeles by personally delivering his favorite Indian cuisine from Surrey, England, on their private jet. The dishes included lamb bhuna, chicken korma, chicken tikka, and some Kingfisher and Cobra beers to wash it all down.
The Jolie-Pitts are known for their large brood, but sometimes the iconic couple like to have romantic dinners à deux. In February 2013, Jolie and Pitt were spotted eating at the celebrity haunt Mr. Chow in Los Angeles. They ordered wine and ate dumplings to start. Pitt then enjoyed the Drunken Fish and green beans, while Jolie ordered the Crispy Beef, reported a fellow diner.
Recently, the entire clan celebrated Jolie's birthday and masectomy recovery in Berlin with dinner.