Join us for special themed gourmet meals and other dining programs at the Safari Park! See the schedule of upcoming dining programs here!
Please note: Menu items at dining locations subject to change.
The Watering Hole at Kijamii OverlookLocation: Kijamii Overlook
Enjoy an incredible view of the African Plains at the Safari Park's newest gathering spot: The Watering Hole restaurant and bar. Watch rhinos and giraffes as you dine on menu items including tasty sandwiches and fresh salads, or relax with a refreshing beverage from the full-service bar with a wide selection of craft beers, wine, and mixed drinks.
Celebrate Thanksgiving Day at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park's Watering Hole restaurant, where you can enjoy a special four-course Thanksgiving meal prepared by Safari Park Executive Chef Joshua Mireles. Click here for more information, or to make reservations.
Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, limited seating is available and hours are subject to change. Please check for operating hours upon arrival at the Safari Park.
The Sheared SheepLocation: Walkabout Australia
Come hang out with our tree kangaroo at our new location. Enjoy a salad/wrap or one of our Australian inspired snacks, along with one of our specialty cocktail drinks or a draft/craft beer.
Barking Deer Pizza and BeerLocation: Safari Base Camp
Stop in for delicious Neapolitan-style gourmet pizza featuring our hand-tossed dough, cooked to perfection in our brick oven. Also choose from specially made sandwiches and salads, and wash down your meal with a refreshing draft/craft beer. The Barking Deer is located in Safari Base Camp. You can't miss it!
Thorntree TerraceLocation: Safari Base Camp
Breakfast, Asian cuisine (featuring rice bowls and salads), burgers with fries, Kid's Meals, and draft/craft beer. Located in Safari Base Camp.
Mombasa CookerLocation: Nairobi Village
Enjoy grilled or hand-battered chicken tenders in delicious new combinations, plus burgers, fresh entree salads, Family Meals, and a variety of beverage options. Dine outdoors on our African-themed fishing village deck surrounded with exotic waterfowl. Located in Nairobi Village.
Oasis DeliLocation: Nairobi Village
Sandwiches, salads, soup, Kid's Meals, freshly made fudge, draft/craft beer, and espresso drinks await you. Vegetarian options are available.
Okavango OutpostLocation: African Outpost
Come experience our new menu at the Okavango Outpost while dining indoors or outside, taking in the beautiful view of the African Plains. We offer a variety of grilled paninis, including Turkey and Margherita; specialty salads, including our vegetarian Artisan Salad and our Wild Cobb Salad; along with favorites such as Nachos, the Kilimanjaro Rotisserie Club, and Gluten-free Chicken Strips. Also try our soft-serve ice cream, and draft/craft beer.
Samburu TerraceLocation: African Woods
Dine with a view as you enjoy delicious "South of the Border" entrées, burgers, chicken tenders, fresh entree salads, and Kid's Meals, plus a full compliment of beverages. This outdoor dining facility is conveniently located between Benbough Amphitheater and Samburu Jungle Gym.
Kibo Cones & SnacksLocation: Nairobi Village
Looking for something sweet? Enjoy some soft-serve ice cream. Choose from a variety of snacks, from warm churros to hot dogs. Located in Nairobi Village.
Safari Coffee OutpostLocation: Safari Base Camp
Start your day off with a selection of specialty coffee drinks, warm mini doughnuts, cold drinks, and snacks. Located within the beautiful Plant Trader gift shop.
Macan MarketLocation: Tiger Trail
Select from a light luncheon menu, snacks, and draft/craft beer while watching our tigers watch you!
Lion Camp Slush & SnacksLocation: Lion Camp
Cool off with a build-your-own slush drink, paired perfectly with your favorite snacks—from churros to hot dogs. Draft/craft beer is also available. Located in Lion Camp.
Rift Sand BarLocation: The Grove
Relax and enjoy the beautiful view of the African Plains and Lion Camp with a refreshing drink and snack. Beer, wine and spirits are available. Located at the top of the Elevator Deck.
Tucker TruckLocation: Walkabout Australia
Choose from a selection of traditional Australian food offerings.
Raptor's NestLocation: The Grove
Snacks, draft/craft beer, wine and spirits.
Kalahari CupboardLocation: Nairobi Village
Funnel cakes, stuffed pretzels, loaded tater tots, soft-serve ice cream, and ICEE.
Congo KitchenLocation: Safari Base Camp
Hot dogs, nachos, popcorn, Kid's Meals, and draft/craft beer.