Food at the zoo

Oregon Zoo Members receive 10% off food and beverages from the restaurants listed below. 

Open daily:

Aviary Cafe (Elephant Plaza)

While at the zoo, you can order drinks and food online for express pick-up at Aviary Cafe.

Centrally located in the zoo and adjacent to the amphitheater lawn and Elephant Lands, Aviary Cafe is a great stop before continuing your journey through the zoo. Do some birdwatching while dining on a selection of quick favorites such as cheeseburgers, chicken strips, Zenner's hot dogs, fresh salads, wraps and shoestring fries.

Cascade to Go (Entry Plaza)

Grab a cup of coffee or latte from Portland Coffee Roasters or a quick snack on your way in. With grab-and-go options such as granola bars,salads, wraps, sandwiches and kettle corn, Cascade to Go is a great place to start your zoo trip.

Open select days and evenings:

Growlers Pizza & Beer (Elephant Plaza)

Piping hot pizza and ice cold beer. Join us for a meal or quick snack at our newest restaurant located in Elephant Plaza.

Trailhead Snacks (Central Plaza)

Trailhead Snacks features hot pretzels, nachos, kettle corn, soft drinks and draft beer.

Elephant Ears (Elephant and Central Plaza)

Our signature item for more than 35 years, Elephant Ears—served hot and fresh, dusted with cinnamon and sugar—continue to delight both old and young alike. *No elephants were harmed in the creation of these delicious treats.

Brain Freeze (Elephant Plaza)

Halfway through your zoo visit, cool down with a snow cone, Dip-n-Dots or ice cold Margarita! You are sure to find something for everyone in the family at this spot.

Beer & Wine (Elephant Plaza)

A spot just for adults! Stop by the silver Beer & Wine cart in Elephant Plaza to grab an ice cold local craft beer, canned cocktail or glass of wine.