Food Options


Durham TreeTops Restaurant: Cafeteria-style restaurant overlooking America's largest indoor rainforest, the Lied Jungle®, is open daily.

Omaha Steaks® Grill & Patio: Nestled in the trees between The Durham TreeTops Restaurant and the Lied Jungle®, the outdoor grill is a tranquil 240 seat patio. The grill will feature world-renowned Omaha Steaks premium burgers, bratwursts and gourmet hot dogs plus beverages and other snacks.

Tusker Grill at the African Lodge
Tusker Grill, located inside the African Lodge at the Zoo's new African Grasslands exhibit, serves food with an African flare. The lodge marks the center of the exhibit and features indoor and outdoor seating for 300 guests and a newly themed train station nearby. The space overlooks the yet-to-be-completed elephant exhibit and wading pool.

Concession Stands: Variety of menu items. Located throughout Omaha's Zoo and Aquarium, open during warm weather. Limited menu items at each stand.

Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members will receive a five-percent discount on their concession purchase by presenting their membership card and a valid photo I.D.

Picnic Areas: Located throughout Omaha's Zoo and Aquarium, available on a first come, first serve basis. Please, no barbequing or alcoholic beverages.

Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium and Wildlife Safari Park no longer accepts personal checks, with the exception of the purchase of Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium memberships. The only forms of payment accepted are travelers checks, cashier checks, money orders, business/company/school checks, cash and credit cards (Discover, American Express, MasterCard and Visa).