Dining

We have several restaurants offering a variety of food choices - from standbys such as hot dogs and hamburgers, to salads, sandwiches, soups, Asian specialties, healthy snacks, and vegetarian choices. Snack and beverage carts are also stationed around the Zoo along with picnic tables and outdoor seating. When seated outside, please beware of hungry seagulls.

Zoo Restaurants

Leaping Lemur Café
The Leaping Lemur Café provides an indoor/outdoor dining experience and is located in the center of the Zoo between the Thelma and Henry Doelger Primate Discovery Center and Flamingo Lake. A variety of international foods are served, including gourmet sandwiches and salads, Asian specialties, pizza, hamburgers, and chicken fingers. A variety of beverages are offered, including local beers. We can also host your birthday party at the Leaping Lemur Café.
Leaping Lemur Café menus:
Grill Station
Pizza and Sandwiches
Soup and Salad

The Station Pizza Parlor
The Station Pizza Parlor is located near the Little Puffer steam train depot and has outdoor seating overlooking the bear exhibits and Eagle Island.

Café Playfield
Adjacent to the spectacular new Elinor Friend Playground, the Café Playfield offers kid-friendly meals and snacks that will keep everyone's energy up for a full day at the Zoo. We use all locally sourced produce, we serve organic fair-trade coffee, and all of our sandwiches are served on fresh bread directly from Boudin Bakery.