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 will give you the chance to start your day in a truly INCREDIBLE and UNIQUE way!

Our Dine Experiences have SOLD OUT for 2021.

2022 dates coming soon!!


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 continue your adventure.

Check out the full breakfast menu here
Dietary Requirements

If you have any special dietary requirements or allergies please ensure you complete the form you will receive in your booking confirmation email. The form must be completed at least 2 days before you are due to visit. For any further information please call us on 01244 380 280

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

*Includes breakfast and zoo admission

Before we open

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! Book your breakfast at The Oakfield today…

Check out the breakfast menu here

£20 per adult and £15 per 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!