Kitamba Café

Open daily, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

Kitamba Café has indoor and outdoor* seating (*outdoor seating is seasonal), and our largest menu selection. You’ll find all the classics, like hot dogs, hamburgers, veggie burgers, and house-roasted pulled pork. You’ll also find healthy alternatives, kids meals, and gluten-friendly options. Try our artisan soups and chili, made in-house with fresh, local ingredients! 

Please note that seating is extremely limited, building capacity has been reduced to 15% in compliance with provincial public health directives, and a one-way traffic flow is in place. Face coverings are strongly recommended everywhere at the zoo, but mandatory for everyone 2 years and older inside Calgary Zoo buildings, including Kitamba Café (except while enjoying food and beverages at out indoor tables), in accordance with City of Calgary Bylaw 26M2020. Be sure to bring yours with you when you visit, and put them on and remove them safely. Please note that cash is not accepted onsite at food service locations at this time. Thank you for understanding!


Kitamba Java

Open weekends only (Saturday & Sunday), from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

At the far end of Kitamba Café, you’ll find Kitamba Java. Treat yourself to a specialty Starbucks coffee, latte or tea, artisan bagel, sandwich, or soft serve ice cream. 

Please note that seating is extremely limited, building capacity has been reduced to 15% in compliance with provincial public health directives, and a one-way traffic flow is in place. Face coverings are strongly recommended everywhere at the zoo, but mandatory for everyone 2 years and older inside Calgary Zoo buildings, including Kitamba Café (except while enjoying food and beverages at out indoor tables), in accordance with City of Calgary Bylaw 26M2020. Be sure to bring yours with you when you visit, and put them on and remove them safely. Please note that cash is not accepted onsite at food service locations at this time. Thank you for understanding!


Penguin Café

Currently closed.


Panda Park

Currently closed.


Seasonal Dining 

The following restaurants and outdoor concessions* are open seasonally.

Grazers

Closed for the season.

Dairy Bar* 

Closed for the season.

Tusk n’ Grill*

Closed for the season.

Tribal Treats*

Closed for the season.

Panda Parlor

Currently closed.

Tigers Den

Currently closed.

Watering Hole*

Currently closed.

*All outdoor concessions are subject to visitor attendance and weather. Hours may change without notice. 

Please note that cash is not accepted onsite at food service locations at this time. Thank you for understanding!


Brunch

Safari Sunday Brunch 

Currently closed.