Imagine enjoying a DELICIOUS breakfast while lions roam in the distance, or paying an early visit to The Oakfield for a tasty start to your day! Our BRAND NEW dining experiences are *COMING SOON*, and will give you the chance to start your day in a truly INCREDIBLE and UNIQUE way!


Take pride of place in front of our newly-built Asiatic lion habitat and enjoy your breakfast outside before the zoo opens. While the lions roam in front of you, feast on a selection of pastries, fresh fruit and smoothies as well as breakfast hash with pancakes and waffles for your cubs.

Plus, one of our ROARsome Zoo Rangers will be on hand to share more knowledge about this AMAZING species and answer any questions you may have in a 30 minute Q&A. Kick start your day the puuuuuuuurfect way then prowl the zoo before it opens to the public.

£65 per adult & £60 per child with zoo admission included*

*Includes breakfast and zoo admission

Relaxed dining

Enjoy a delicious breakfast in the stunning surroundings of The Oakfield and get early access to the zoo before anyone else! Our contemporary gastro pub is steeped in Chester Zoo history and offers incredible views of our award winning gardens.

Why not start your day at the heart of the zoo then go and explore and discover some of our amazing animals!

£14.95 adult and £9.50 child*

*Zoo admission not included


Get in touch with our team for more information!

info@chesterzoo.org  |  01244 380 280


All of our Experiences at Chester Zoo help us in our mission to PREVENT EXTINCTION. Whether you’re treating yourself or a loved one to an extremely special gift, you can enjoy the experience EVEN MORE in the knowledge that you’re supporting vital conservation work right here at the zoo, in the UK and around the world! Thank you!