The Beastro

Just down the hill from the Zoo’s front entrance, you will find our main eating facility. The Beastro features indoor seating with spectacular views into our Elephant Encounter and Primate Forest exhibits. With a large number of offerings, you’ll be able to feed your family. Hand-tossed pizzas, homemade mac n’ cheese, artisan sandwiches, panninis, wraps, daily chef’s specials and, of course, burgers and hot dogs.
(And don’t forget the ice cream)
Beastro Menu »


Cat Wok Café

While exploring our Asian Highlands exhibit, be sure to stop in and enjoy fun treats and Zoo favorites at the Cat Wok Café – from corn dogs to gourmet donuts. Also offering an assortment of snacks and ice cream. Open year round – weather permitting.

Cat Wok Café Menu »


Oasis Café

Located in the Oasis Plaza near the Conservation Carousel, you’ll find delicious pizzas and sandwiches offered at Oasis Café along with the refreshing treat of Dippin’ Dots, and of course, ice-cold drinks. Satisfy your appetite while watching your little ones ride the carousel or enjoy your food sitting on our deck overlooking Emigration Creek.
Oasis Café Menu »

Shoreline Grill

Have a bear-sized appetite? When you visit Rocky Shores, be sure to stop in at Shoreline Grill and get one of our gourmet burgers. Add some of our crispy fries (we’re famous for our fries!) We also have a separate window just for ordering a cool ice cream treat.
Shoreline Grill Menu »

GreenRestarauntWhat is Green Restaurant Certified?

The GRA has been certifying restaurants for the past two decades. Green Restaurant® 4.0 provides a comprehensive and user-friendly method of rewarding existing restaurants & food service operations, new builds, and events with points in each of the GRA’s Seven Environmental Categories.

  • Water Efficiency
  • Waste Reduction and Recycling
  • Sustainable Furnishings and Building Materials
  • Sustainable Food
  • Energy
  • Disposables
  • Chemical and Pollution Reduction

Zoo Souvenir Cup Goes Green

The Zoo’s souvenir cup offers guests an opportunity to go green with a re-useable, refillable cup.


  1. Return to Zoo – Repeat #2
  2. Get discounted refills at Hogle Zoo (which decreases waste and saves you money)
  3. Bird Feeder – Click here to see how.
  4. Dog Food Scoop
  5. Water Cup
  6. Worm Farm
  7. An attractive addition to your coveted souvenir cup collection
  8. Make sandcastles
  9. Collect spare change – donate change to the Zoo!
  10. Indoor Garden