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Colchester Zoo is home to over 180 species set in 60 acres of parkland and lakes and are proudly listed as a 2020 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Attraction.
During your visit you will see species from around the world and learn more about them. As you navigate your way around Colchester Zoo you’ll visit many different habitats; from the humid home of our Komodo Dragons to the zoo’s very own Africa plain, Kingdom of the Wild, home to white rhino, giraffes, ostrich, zebra and kudu.
The following vendors offer Gluten Free, Vegetarian, and Vegan Options:
The Gourmet Sausage
Ice Cream Parlour
Naughty and Nice
Outpost Coffee Lounge
Safari Shack Shop
Scoop and Go
Wrap and Roll
Our main food and drink outlet, Penguini’s Restaurant, and Meerkat Hangout are both open every day from 9:30am. Gourmet Sausage and The Waterhole are also open daily from 10:30am.
Our other food outlets may be closed on weekdays and in certain seasons, so please check with our Guest Services team as you enter the zoo for all available outlets on the day of your visit. All available outlets are subject to change and supply chains, and may close due to extreme weather conditions and unforeseen circumstances without prior notice.