Explore more Food & Drink

Visiting early? Begin your day in Bembe Kitchen for a freshly prepared sausage and bacon breakfast bagel. If you’re feeling really hungry, try our delicious breakfast baguettes.

Join us for lunch and enjoy a range of fresh, homemade meals and hot deli sandwiches. Our menu changes daily so visit us to see what we have on offer. For lighter meals we have a freshly prepared salad bar, fresh sandwiches and soup daily. We also have a great selection for our younger guests to enjoy.

Our coffee menu

Our Scoops & Shakes menu


Where can you find us?
Bembe Kitchen can be accessed at our entrance gates, making it the perfect start or finish to your adventure at the zoo! Sit down to a delicious meal while you watch the rhinos rumble past outside.

Enjoy our barista-crafted coffee, freshly made cakes and deliciously light snacks at our Bembe Coffee Shop located just before the entrance gates.


Learn about sustainability in food and beverage at Chester Zoo


Fresh, organic home cooked meals
Barista coffee
‘On the go’ snack bar
Located at the main entrance
Your Visit

Your zoo ADVENTURE starts right here! Plan your BEST DAY and explore Chester Zoo. There’s plenty to do – so make the most of your day out.


Are there any benefits or discounts for members? 

There are countless AMAZING benefits of becoming a member with Chester Zoo! Our members get special discounts in our shops and cafes, unlimited entry, and some goodies along the way too. We even offer benefits with other zoos around the country, so you can be part of the Chester Zoo family even when you’re away from home. To find out more about the incredible benefits that Chester Zoo offers its members, simply read on!

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We look forward to WELCOMING you to the zoo!