Restaurants & Facilities

Got a roaring appetite? Head to one of our restaurants or cafes around Dublin Zoo, we wouldn’t want the cubs to go hungry.

Also check out our baby-changing, toilet, locker facilities and more below.

Restaurants & Facilities

Got a roaring appetite? Head to one of our restaurants or cafes around Dublin Zoo, we wouldn’t want the cubs to go hungry.

Also check out our baby-changing, toilet, locker facilities and more below.

Meerkat Restaurant

From hot meals to freshly prepared sandwiches and salads, the Meerkat Restaurant has plenty to ward off the even the hungriest of beasts. And best of all, watch the mischievous meerkats while you munch.

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The Cove

Located in Sea Lion Cove, The Cove is the perfect pitstop for the peckish. With burgers, chips, cold drinks and plenty more on offer, it’s the ideal place to re-energise before heading to the African Plains.

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Nakuru Cafe

With locally-roasted coffee, ice-creams and a range of snacks to keep your little monkeys fed and watered, why not kick back lakeside with a well-deserved barista brew in Nakuru Cafe in the African Plains.

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Kiosks

Snack time! 

Seasonal kiosks and vending machines to keep you and the cubs going all day.

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Zoovenir Shops

Stock up on zoovenirs and snacks in one of the two gift shops on site, with all profits going back into Dublin Zoo.

Located at the main entrance and beside the Nakuru Cafe in the African Plains.

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Toilets & Baby Changing

Find your closest toilet, baby-changing and feeding facilities on our interactive map.

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Luggage Storage

Dublin Zoo has a number of lockers available on a first-come, first-serve basis that fit up to the size of a small wheelie bag. We do not store any larger luggage.

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Kid’s Scooters

Kid’s scooters are not allowed in Dublin Zoo due to the volume of visitors and child safety. You can however store your child’s scooter in a locker at the front gate upon entering Dublin Zoo. 

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