Dining & Gift Shops

Southwick’s Zoo offers a variety of retail and food venues throughout the zoo for visitors to enjoy! Our primary gift shop, the Purple Peacock, and our full-service restaurant, Galliford’s Restaurant & Tavern, are located near the zoo’s main entrance. Click below to learn about the dining venues and shops at Southwick’s Zoo.

Gift Shops & Retail

The Purple Peacock Gift Shop

Questions about the gift shop?

Call 1-800-258-9182 ext 211 or email [email protected]

The Purple Peacock is our largest and most popular gift shop. It features a wide selection of clothing, plush, toys, jewelry, home goods, and much more. The Purple Peacock offers FREE gift wrapping!

The Purple Peacock Gift Shop is open daily during the zoo season (April through October)

Dining & Food Venues

Galliford’s Restaurant & Tavern


Galliford’s Restaurant & Tavern is the full-service restaurant located next to our zoo. Galliford’s offers a varied menu featuring classic comfort food as well as burgers, salads, seafood, pizza, and more.

Galliford’s remains open year-round. Visit www.gallifords.com for current hours and menus. Zoo admission is not required to enter the restaurant.

Galliford’s Stroller Policy:  Strollers must be left outside the restaurant due to the high volume of visitors. This policy is in place for the safety of our guests and staff. It is also in place to help provide clear and unobstructed walkways in the event of an emergency. High chairs and booster seats are available for children of ages. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!

Allergy-Friendly Options: Gluten-free and allergen-free options can be found at the Deli located behind Galliford’s Restaurant & Tavern. Galliford’s also offers a number of dishes that can be modified to be gluten-free. Please remember to inform your server of any allergies in your party.