Food & Shopping

Food stations and shops are weather permitting and their operating schedules are subject to change. Guests are encouraged to call 610.277.3825 ext. 222 before their visit to confirm if a specific location is operating.


Treetop Café

Located next to Treetop Adventures’ harness hut, Treetop Café has a menu that includes daily specials, grilled sandwiches and burgers, wraps, fries, salads and more! 

Petrucci’s Ice Cream Parlor

This local favorite features a variety of frozen treats including ice cream and water ice! Petrucci’s is located just outside the entrance to the playground. 

Lemonade Stand

Located across from the Prairie Dog exhibit, this kiosk offers refreshing juices as well as hot dogs, popcorn, and other delicious snacks! 

Zoo Brew Beer Garden & Bar

The Zoo Brew Beer Garden & Bar serves wine and draft beers. An outdoor lounge area gives guests more room to sit and relax while enjoying their beverage. For guests 21 and over only; valid I.D. required.   

Backyard Bites

Serving homestyle comfort foods, such as mac n’ cheese, hot sandwiches, lemonade, and other tasty snacks. 

Nature Shop

The Lenore Weiss Nature Shop is packed with animal-themed toys and gifts, as well as exclusive Elmwood Park Zoo merchandise and apparel.  

Trail of the Jaguar Kiosk

Commemorate your visit to the zoo’s newest exhibit with Trail of the Jaguar-themed merchandise.