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With two convenient locations on zoo grounds, the ZooStores offer an array of items perfect for all the animal lovers in your troop. Shop for everything from cuddly plush animals, educational games and toys, t-shirts, hats and mugs, to an astounding selection of unique, hand-crafted items from cultures around the globe, created by craftspeople in countries from Brazil to Nepal. Conservation commerce gives you the chance to support wildlife conservation around the globe through the purchase of hand-crafted items that create a sustainable, eco-friendly economic alternative.

ZooStore West

Located at the West Entrance (Phinney Ave. N. & N. 56th St.)

Hours: 9:30 a.m. to zoo closing
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas

ZooStore South

Located at the South Entrance (N. 50th & Fremont Ave. N.)

Hours: 9:30 a.m. to zoo closing
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas


Food and Beverages


Rain Forest Food Pavilion

Visit the Rain Forest Food Pavilion, located across from Jaguar Cove, for tasty favorites and healthy options, enjoy a selection of lunch options, kids' meals, delicious snacks, a cup of Caffe Vita fresh-roasted coffee at Zoo Java, specialty drinks, smoothies, and fresh pastries. The Pavilion is open year-round and offers indoor and outdoor seating, restrooms and an ATM.

Outside food for individual consumption is allowed. No alcoholic beverages or cooking/BBQ equipment is allowed.


Pacific Blue Chowder House

Get a taste of the Northwest at Pacific Blue Chowder House featuring local products from sustainable farmers and fisheries, including locally produced organic beef and Seafood Watch/Best Choice wild caught shrimp and salmon. Fresh, delectable seafood selections, as well as burgers and other favorites, are available through sustainable harvest methods for food that's good for you and the environment. Open seasonally.


Carts and Kiosks

Lancer offers a variety of seasonal kiosks and carts including lemonade, popcorn, cold drinks, ice cream and Dippin-Dots located throughout zoo grounds.

Open seasonally.