Eat, Drink & Shop

Food and Drink

Catering (1) slEating is all part of the experience at Twycross Zoo – so make sure you plan your day to enjoy the delicious choice available. Catering for all tastes and budgets, we take pride in providing freshly prepared, quality food and we have a number of restaurants and take-away kiosks to tempt you. Where possible, our food is made on-site by our chefs using seasonal produce. If you have any special dietary requirements, let us know and we’ll cater for your every need.


Catering (9) Himalaya

The main Himalaya restaurant offers freshly brewed barista style coffee, an open style food court. Serving seasonal food offerings including; freshly prepared, homemade lunch time favorites and cakes. Where ever possible we use locally sourced produce.


CateringTwycross Fish Bar

Offering a bespoke concept, serving a gourmet fish and chips menu, using sustainable fish. Freshly prepared chips and hand battered fish along with traditional chip shop favorites.

Wet and Wild Cafe (7) Wet and Wild Lodge

The Wet and Wild Lodge is the perfect spot for a rest as you enjoy your day at  zoo. Relax with a sandwich or homemade cake and a wide selection of hot and cold drinks. Warm yourself with a lovely warm drink or brave the chilly winter and sample one of our traditional ice creams!

New for Easter 2016 – Explorer Coffee House


Opening times of the catering outlets may vary throughout the year and are open mainly during the Summer and School Holiday periods (weather permitting).



We have three retail outlets aGift Shop (38)t Twycross Zoo, with a great selection of gifts and souvenirs to suit all pockets.

Our themed gift shop located inside the Himalaya visitor centre has a wide selection of zoo, conservation and animal themed products – from toys and gifts to books, foods and clothing. You can also buy an animal adoption to help us with our vital conservation work.

Take home a memory of your day at Twycross Zoo.



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The Explorers Shop

Found in the Kids Explorers Zone, this handy shop has a range of pocket money priced items. Ideal for your little explorers.

The Lorikeets Shop

As well as buying nectar for the lorikeets, you can also pick up gifts and souvenirs of your day at Twycross Zoo.

Animal Balloons

As you leave the zoo,  treat you little one to an animal shaped balloon, so they can remember their favourite zoo animal.



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