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Village Coffee and Deli

Get your day started with Tim Hortons fresh-brewed coffee, latte, cappuccinos and more.  Hungry for something?  Try one of our deli sandwiches, wraps or salads.  Don’t forget to check out our selection of desserts including brownies, cookies, and cupcakes.

Funnel Cakes

Made fresh to order, our funnel cakes come with a variety of toppings.  Try a basket of Fried Oreos with powdered sugar…..a guest favorite!

Plaza Snacks

The best place to prepare for your day’s journey.  Popcorn, cotton candy, ICEE’s and other assorted snacks.

Plaza Ice Cream/Homemade Fudge

Hand-dipped ice cream, homemade fudge and assorted chocolates.  The perfect way to end a day or satisfy a sweet-tooth.

Stingray Bay

Cool down at the ICEE Mix-Up Station located in Jungle Jack’s Landing next to Animal Encounters Village.  Fun foods for snacking!

ZOO WEST SIDE (veer left when entering the Zoo)

Congo River Market Food Court

After swinging through the trees of African Forest, soar into the Congo River Market, air-conditioned in the summer and heated in the winter.  The indoor seating will give you a rest from the weather and you can find your choice of cheese burgers, pizza, burritos, fresh salads and kids meals – something for everyone.  Congo Grill, Charley’s Steakery, Jr. Chef kid’s meals, Donatos Pizza, Jalapeno Mexicana and Fresh Creations – which one is your favorite?

Flamingo Hideaway BBQ & Brew

Enjoy BBQ pulled chicken, pulled pork or ribs with your choice of two sides while you watch the flock of flamingos enjoy their day.  Our largest selection of craft beer can be found on tap in this location, varieties vary check often!

Specialty Carts

Guests will find a large variety of specialty offerings throughout the West Side of the Zoo, including Dippin Dots, Jumbo Pretzels, Popcorn, Cotton Candy, Bottled Beverages and More!

ZOO EAST SIDE (veer right when entering the Zoo)

Lakeside Grill

1/3lb Grilled burgers, Pulled BBQ Chicken, Spicy Black Bean Burger and more – one of busiest lunch locations!

Asia Snacks

Nachos, Hot Dogs, Fountain Beverages and Draft Beer – a nice, quiet location for a quick snack.

Dippin Dots Sundae Shop at Prairie Outpost

All your favorite Dippin Dots flavors available as a sundae, a quake or a float! 

Donatos Pizza at the Polar Grille

Entrees include Donatos pizza, grilled burgers and boneless chickens wings served with your choice of sauce.

Mapori Restaurant

The Zoo’s newest dining experience located in Heart of Africa!  This African inspired menu features roasted chicken, seasoned beef tips, flatbreads and a variety of sides, salads, and even wraps.  Complete your meal with a fresh baked cookie! 

Specialty Carts

You will find an assortment of bottled beverages, Dippin Dots and additional snack opportunities as you explore our North America and Polar Frontier regions.
Don’t forget your souvenir bottle!  FREE refills on the day of purchase and only $.93 refills for the remainder of the season – available at most locations!


PEANUT: Individuals with peanut related allergies should be aware that peanut products are offered throughout this facility as part of our animal enrichment and training programs.  In an effort to minimize exposure, peanut products are NOT knowingly offered to any animals [while they are] in public contact areas however we cannot guarantee there has been no exposure during time they are not in public contact.
SEAFOOD: If you visit our aquatic contact areas (Stingray Bay and Discovery Reef Touch Pool) please note you may come in contact with shellfish, finfish or crustaceans.    
*If you have any questions about the presence of these or other allergens, please ask a staff member.

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