Dining

You're never too far from a snack at Nashville Zoo.

 

Zoofari Cafe

Centrally located across from Gibbon Islands, the Zoofari Cafe offers a spacious dining room and exciting menu. The Zoofari Cafe is open year-round starting at 9am daily closing time varies by season.

On the Menu

Entree Baskets
These entrees include french fries

Hamburger Basket - $8.50
Cheeseburger Basket - $8.50
Bacon Cheeseburger Basket - $9.00
Grassmere BBQ Burger Basket - $9.50
Hot Dog Basket - $7.25
Chicken Tender Basket - $8.00
Chicken Sandwich Basket - $8.50
Chicken & Waffles - $8.75

Sandwiches & Salads

Market Sandwich with chips - $8.00
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad - $7.50
Turkey Avocado Club - $8.00
Market Salad - $7.50

A la Carte

French Fries - $3.50
House Made Kettle Chips - $3.25
Mac & Cheese - $4.25

Kids Meals
Includes 12 oz. foundation drink, apple sauce & animal cookies

Hot Dog - $7
Mac & Cheese - $7
Chicken Tenders - $7
PB & J Sandwich - $7

Beverages

Small Souvenir Soda - $3.00
Large Souvenir Soda - $5.00
All Day Gripper Cup - $7.00
Bottled Water - $3.00

 
 

Snake Bites

Grab a quick bite before walking the Jungle Loop. Snake Bites offers hot dogs, nachos, cotton candy, and a variety of drinks and slushies. Open seasonally starting at 10am daily closing time varies by season.

On the Menu

Snacks

Hot Dog with chips - $7.25
Chili Cheese Dog with chips - $8
Nachos - $4.25
Chili Cheese Nachos - $5.75
Pretzel - $4.25
Popcorn - $3.25
Cotton Candy - $3.25
Soft Serve Ice Cream - $3.25

Kids Meals
Includes 12 oz. foundation drink, apple sauce & animal cookies

Hot Dog - $7
Chicken Tenders- $7
Mac & Cheese - $7
PB & J Sandwich - $7

Beverages

Small Souvenir Soda - $3.00
Large Souvenir Soda - $5.00
All Day Gripper Cup - $7.00
Bottled Water - $3.00
Child's Icee - $3.00
All Day Icee - $9

TN BBQ Depot

Located adjacent to Snake Bites, TN BBQ Depot features hand-pulled pork or turkey breast served on a toasted bun with a side of Frips (deep-fried potato chips). Roasted corn-on-the-cob and BBQ ribs are also available. Open seasonally.

On the Menu

Entree Baskets
These baskets are served with chips

BBQ Beef Brisket Sandwich - $8.95
Pulled Pork BBQ Sandwich - $7.95
BBQ Nachos - $7.50
Hot Dog - $7.25

A la Carte

Dill Pickle - $2
Corn on the Cob - $4.25
Kettle Chips - $3.25

 
 

Carts, Kiosks and Outposts

Located throughout the Zoo, our carts, kiosks and outposts feature staples like popcorn and drinks as well exotic offerings like pita sandwiches and fresh-squeezed juice. Open seasonally.

On the Menu - Offering varies by location

Snacks & Frozen Treats

Nachos - $4.25
Popcorn - $3.25
Pretzel - $4.25
Cotton Candy - $3.25
Small Dippin' Dots - $5
Large Dippin' Dots - $8.50
Frozen Banana Treats - $5.95
Frozen Lemonade - $4.25

Beverages

Small Souvenir Soda - $3.00
Large Souvenir Soda - $5.00
All Day Gripper Cup - $7.00
Bottled Water - $3.00
Bottled Soda - $3.25
Child's Icee - $2.95
All Day Icee - $9