The Zoo’s food service is operated and managed by Service Systems Associates (SSA), and offers a diverse array of dining options. All restaurants offer Pepsi products including Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Sierra Mist, and Orange Slice, along with iced tea, lemonade, milk, juice, and bottled water. All restaurants also participate in the Twenty-Five to Survive program and accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.
The African-themed Jambo Grill is located at the mid-point of the Zoo, making it a great place to take a break during your safari. Jambo Grill offers a fresh, made-to-order menu. Located next door is Swahili Pizza, which offers several pizza variations, alongside Safari Soft Serve Restaurant.
Grilled Chicken Club
Pizza & Deli
Hand-Tossed Salads (salads change seasonally)
Chicken Salad Sandwich
Kids Meals & Beverages
(Kids meals include a grape cup, applesauce, and animal crackers.)
Grilled Chicken Tenders
Peanut Butter & Jelly
Roasted Turkey & Cheddar Wrap
Bianca Pizza (White pizza with cherry tomatoes and bacon)
Pepperoni Pizza (Signature six-cheese blend with crispy mini pepperoni)
Swahili Pizza (Signature six-cheese blend)
Barbecue Chicken Fry Bowl (Pulled chicken, barbecue sauce, shredded cheddar, ranch sour cream)
Highland Park Fry Bowl (Fresh cut fries with cheese sauce, bacon crumbles, and ranch sour cream)
Brisket Chili Cheese Fries
Sea Salt Fries
(Includes yogurt, applesauce, and animal crackers.)
Uncrustable Peanut Butter and Jelly
Roasted Turkey and Cheese on Goldfish Bread
Fresh Cut Fries
Starbucks® Bottled Beverages
Fresh Baked Cookies: oatmeal, peanut butter, chocolate chip: (contains nuts, gluten, egg, dairy)
Barnum’s Animals® Crackers (nut free)
Hot Cocoa (seasonal)
*Peanut oil is not used in the cooking of any fried items. All oil used is vegetable oil.
Open year round
Vanilla Soft Serve Waffle Cone
Chocolate Soft Serve Waffle Cone
Twist Soft Serve Waffle Cone
Vanilla Soft Serve Kids Cake Cone
Chocolate Soft Serve Kids Cake Cone
Twist Soft Serve Kids Cake Cone
Soft Serve Sundaes
Assorted Toppings (sprinkles contain gluten)
Root Beer Floats
Ice cream contains dairy, cones contain gluten and are nut free.
Open Memorial Day to Labor Day.