We offer a wide variety of meal and snack options to satisfy everyone’s cravings! Use our map to help navigate the way.
Note: Some food venues, excluding Gallifords’ Restaurant & Tavern, are weather dependent. We recommend calling ahead to inquire about what will be open or closed on a rainy day.
Galliford’s Restaurant & Tavern
Located next to the zoo’s admissions building
Galliford’s offers classic New England comfort food as well as burgers, sandwiches, brick oven pizzas, and more. For more infomration, visit www.gallifords.com.
*Galliford’s remains open after the zoo closes for the season. Restaurant hours and menu are subject to change seasonally.
NEW – Backyard BBQ
Located behind Galliford’s Restaurant & Tavern
Open Saturday & Sunday 11:00am-4:00pm (weather permitting)
Visit our newest food venue in the zoo for BBQ favorites such as pulled pork, sausage and peppers, hot dogs, grilled chicken sandwiches, salads, and more!
Located across from the birthday pavilions
Zebra Cafe offers classic lunch favorites such as hamburgers, cheeseburgers, veggie burgers, hot dogs, chicken tenders, french fries, onion rings, and grilled cheese. Soft drinks, bottled beverages, and coffee is also available at this location. Many picnic tables are in this area of the zoo, so you can sit and relax while you enjoy your meal.
*Restrooms are located beside this venue.
Located across from the petting zoo
Clarice’s Cupboard is perfect if you are looking for lighter fare or vegetarian options. The menu includes an assortment of wraps, salads, parfaits, and soup. Kid favorites such as grilled cheese, PB&J, and bagels can also be purchased here. You can also satisfy your sweet tooth with an array of treats including muffins, home-baked cookies, and novelty ice cream treats. Bottled and fountain beverages are available as well as hot and iced coffee.
Swirls & Scoops
Located in the center of the park near the Jacob’s Sheep.
Nothing hits the spot quite like ice cream on a hot summer day. Stop by Swirls and Scoops for both hard and soft serve. We offer a variety of hard ice cream flavors including the classic chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry along with more novel flavors such as moose tracks, cookies and cream, and peanut butter cup. Don’t forget the toppings! Want something other than a cone? We also serve sundaes (made with brownies or cookies) and root beet floats!
The Funky Monkey
Located next to the Deer Forest entrance near Aoudads
The Funky Monkey is one of our most popular dining venues, and for good reason. This stand offers a variety of specialty hotdogs!
Located next to the Bird Show Arena
Grab a snack to munch on while you watch Bird Shows! Show Stopper offers cotton candy, popcorn, soft pretzels, and novelty ice cream. Beverages are also available at this location.
Perfect for watching a show or walking around the zoo.