Enjoy a variety of food options at our three dining locations, from classic grill items and favorite kid-friendly fare to delicious seafood and pasta selections to sweet treats.

All seafood is Seafood Watch certified and approved, and we use 100% grass fed burger and beef franks. Adult beverages, including custom SF Zoo ales, are available.

In addition to our restaurants, Dipping Dots Ice Cream carts and pretzel stands are stationed around the Zoo.


Zoo Restaurants

Leaping Lemur Café
The indoor Leaping Lemur Café is located at the end of Zoo Street across from the flamingo habitat. Three food stations offer a variety of delectable entrees, desserts and snacks. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available. We can also host your birthday party at the Leaping Lemur Café. See menu.

The Station Pizza Parlor
The Station Pizza Parlor is located near the Little Puffer steam train depot and has outdoor seating overlooking Bear Country. The unique menu offers a variety of tasty flatbreads, savory pretzels and sweets.

Café Playfield
Enjoy a San Francisco favorite at Café Playfield – house-made soup in sourdough breadbowls. Crafted with sustainable and locally sourced ingredients, our soups are perfect for foggy San Francisco days. Snacks and beverages also available.