Food & Shopping

For the health and safety of our guests, significant modifications have been made to our food service operations. What hasn’t changed is our commitment to offering delicious options using local, sustainable ingredients.


Reggie’s Bistro—Featuring fresh salads, wraps, burgers, sandwiches, and kids’ meals. Located next to the International Marketplace gift shops and our famous North American alligator, Reggie. Pepsi products, craft beers, and California wines are available.

Sweet Treats—Serving soft serve ice cream, Icee’s, cotton candy, popcorn, and sodas. With two locations—next to Zoo Grill and Mahale Café.

Churro Factory—Serving our famous hot cinnamon sugar churros and ice-cold Pepsi products. Try our not-to-be-missed churro sundae with chocolate sauce and whipping cream. Also serving pretzels, popcorn, and beverages.

Fork in the Road—Pizza by the slice and Golden Road beer on tap.

Mahale Café—Featuring pizza by the slice, grilled chicken and burger baskets, kids’ meals, hot dogs, salads, and deli sandwiches. Outdoor seating allows for stunning views of the giraffes. Draft and canned beer available.

Zoo Grill—Hot and cold sandwiches, chicken tenders, healthy kids’ meals, specialty salads, and ice-cold drinks.

The following food service locations are temporarily closed:

  • Café Pico—Fresh Mexican cuisine and beverages
  • Gorilla Grill—Classic quick-service fare

Help protect oceans and sea life

Seafood Watch raises sustainable seafood awareness through its consumer guides, website, mobile app, and partnerships with businesses, culinary leaders, and conservation organizations across North America, like the Los Angeles Zoo.


International Marketplace—This main shopping destination at the L.A. Zoo features a range of international favorites and traditional must-haves. Browse our large collection of gift items, apparel, hats, books, music, plush animals, and much more.


Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association members save 10% at Zoo restaurants and gift shops. Not a member? Join today!

Restaurant and gift shop hours are subject to change with business and weather conditions.