Nourish Café

Green Restaurant Certified logoNourish Café offers a wide variety of menu options focused on seasonal, fresh ingredients. 

From the classic burger or hot dog, to made-to-order flatbreads, salads, and sandwiches, you’re sure to find something to fit your taste. Skip the lines by placing an order using our all-new mobile ordering site

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Certified by the Green Restaurant Association, Nourish Café supports the Zoo’s conservation efforts by using compostable serviceware and offering no single-use straws or plastic bags.

Open year-round from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 


Nourish Café offers vegetarian and vegan entrees, as well as gluten-free buns and flatbreads upon request.  Additional menu items may be altered to be gluten-free, dairy-free or vegan – ask our food service team for details. Menus are subject to change.

Add grilled chicken, apple cranberry chicken salad or quinoa vegetable salad for $3.99.

  • House Greek Salad: Mixed greens, tomato, cucumber, olives, red onion, feta cheese, Greek dressing
  • Nourish Chopped Salad: Mixed greens, tomato, cucumber, hard-boiled egg, blue cheese, ranch dressing

All sandwiches on artisan focaccia with lettuce and tomato served with chips.

  • Apple Cranberry Chicken Salad: House made chicken salad, apples, dried cranberries, celery, onions, jalapeno mayo
  • Turkey: Roasted turkey, lettuce, tomato, herb aioli
  • Pesto Portobello: Balsamic marinated portobello, pesto, provolone

Panda Packs come with animal crackers, applesauce and organic milk or Tummy Yummy. Upgrade to a Kid’s Souvenir Cup for $2.

  • Mac & Cheese: Hot, gooey, cheesy, and delicious.
  • PB&J: Peanut butter and grape jelly.
  • Kids Hot Dog: All beef hot dog on a locally sourced bun.


  • Cheese: Crushed tomato, mozzarella, parmesan
  • Meat: Crushed tomato, pepperoni, mozzarella, parmesan
  • Veggie: Pesto, roasted vegetables, mozzarella, parmesan

Served with fries. 

Served on a local bun with lettuce, tomato, pickle, and skin-on fries.

  • Hamburger: Angus Beef patty
  • Cheeseburger: Angus Beef patty with American cheese
  • The Skyeburger: Locally-sourced vegetarian patty
  • Hot Dog: All beef hot dog
  • Grilled Chicken: House marinated chicken breast


  • French Fries
  • Mac & Cheese 
  • Seasonal Fruit Cup
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