Food and Drink

Food and Drink

Forage and Graze

Fancy a flat white amongst the peacocks? Grab a light meal at Forage and Graze (near the Zoo’s entrance) before you head in. Or pop in for lunch under the courtyard’s gumtree, for a view of the tree kangaroos. 

Enjoy cafe favourites with the Taronga touch - think avocado crush with Persian fetta and toasted olive bread, and plenty of kid-friendly treats as well. 

Food available*:

  • Bircher muesli and yoghurt
  • Toast with a variety of toppings 
  • Filled croissants 
  • Bacon and egg rolls 
  • Sandwiches and wraps 
  • Pizzas 
  • Muffins, cookies and slices 
  • Tea and coffee

*Subject to change

Need to know:

  • Open from 9am
  • All-day menu available 
  • No zoo admission ticket required for entry 
  • 90 minutes free parking for non-zoo visitors 
  • Access to lockers, restrooms, ATM and children’s play area available

The View

This is the perfect lunch spot for spectacular views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House and the city skyline. 

Need to know:

  • Open Thursday to Sunday from 11am – 3pm 
  • Open seven days a week during NSW school holidays 
  • A la carte menu available (lunch, refreshments and coffee)
  • Zoo admission ticket required for The View entry 
  • Available for private bookings and events

The View restaurant
The View restaurant

Mini Market

Try a tasty range of hot dishes, quick snacks as well as tea and coffee at the Mini Market, our pop-up food and drinks outlet right next to our friendly Meerkats.

Food available*:

  • Hot food (think burgers, hot dishes and chips) 
  • Sandwiches, wraps and salads  
  • Peters ice creams
  • Fresh fruit 
  • Cold drinks
  • Tea and coffee 

*Subject to change 

Need to know:

  • Open from 10.30am (Coffee available from 9:30am)
  • Zoo admission ticket required to access the Mini Market
  • Located next to the Meerkats, Map Ref. 8H
Takeaway coffee available at the Mini Market
Takeaway coffee available at the Mini Market

Picnic areas

There are plenty of lawn and picnic table spots to enjoy a meal with a view at Taronga Zoo Sydney. Spread out under the sun, and indulge in views of Sydney Harbour, the Bridge and the city skyline. 

Concert lawns picnic area
Concert lawns picnic area

Taronga Food Market

The Taronga Food Market is undergoing a complete makeover! While it's closed for refurbishment, many of the delicious food options normally available can be found at the Mini Market, a pop-up outlet located next to our Meerkats, Map Ref. 8H.

Stay tuned for more information about the exciting changes coming to the Taronga Food Market.

Taronga Food Market
Taronga Food Market