Treat yourself at one of our many dining and shopping options, open daily.
Dine at one of four delicious restaurants, picnic with family and friends, stay hydrated at our many water stations, order and pickup food from The Thorn Tree Grill and discover unique gifts to remember your visit.
Featuring fresh, made-to-order sandwiches and salads, soups, beverages, snacks and desserts.
Kids menu available.
Featuring American cuisine, burgers, sandwiches, salads, beverages, snacks and more. Kids menu available.
Order and pickup food from The Thorn Tree Grill when visiting The Zoo, using the ChowNow app on your mobile device. Place your order between 10am and 4pm daily, and we'll have it ready for you. Members can use the discount code "mem10" and receive your Member Discount (Membership card must be displayed upon pick-up).
Thorn Tree Grill
Serving fresh, made-to-order churros, soft-serve ice cream, frozen drinks, and beverages.
Serving soft serve ice cream with toppings, milkshakes, fresh fruit smoothies, ICEE beverages, coffee drinks, nachos, fresh popcorn, draft beer, wine and more.
Safari Soft Serve
There are a number of picnic areas available for guests on a first-come, first-serve basis. No outside alcohol is permitted.
take home more than
Located in the entry plaza, Suzan and Bill Appel Gift Shop is open daily and features a curated selection of zoo memorabilia, souvenirs, unique gifts and more to remember your visit.