Food and Drink
PLEASE NOTE: In line with Government Guidance, due to the second national lockdown, we have closed our doors to visitors from closing time on Wednesday 4 November. Please see our updates page for the latest information.
Takeaway only hot and cold drinks, sandwiches, wrapped snacks and light bites will be available from our food outlets. When you arrive please check the information on the arrivals board for open locations.
There are no indoor eating spaces open at this time, we will reopen these spaces when we deem it safe to do so. We have moved the benches and tables around site to support our visitors to socially distance.
Keep cool with a limited range of packaged ice creams and tasty cold drinks, available from the retail kiosk – but please adhere to the one-way system, it is near the exit so may require some planning!
We are accepting contactless card payments only.
The Courtyard Cafe
The Courtyard Café offers a selection of freshly made sandwiches and soup. Enjoy a cake or tray bake from our bakery range with a barista-prepared coffee or tea. We also have a great range of hot and cold drinks and ice creams for all the family.
Children can enjoy our Explorers food offer, which includes a picnic bag to fill with their favourite 5 items!
All of our options are made using the best local, ethical and sustainable ingredients, all freshly prepared by our team of chefs every day.
Just off junction 17 of the M5, Wild Place Project is the perfect place for a pit stop if you're travelling on the motorway with the family. Enjoy a relaxing lunch and let the kids burn off energy exploring all the park has to offer!
Have you been to our Benoue Kiosk down by the Giraffe House? Treat yourself to a hot dog, a refreshing drink or snack!
Please note: Benoue Kiosk is only open during peak season on weekends and holidays - check the welcome board on arrival
Base Camp Pizzeria (open during weekends only)
Our newest food and drink offering, Base Camp Pizzeria, is located is just behind the cheetah enclosure with seating that overlooks the cheetahs.
Our pizzas are freshly baked in our stone based ovens for a perfect pizza every time. Our meat is farm assured and prepared alongside our other ingredients by on-site chefs. We also have vegan pizzas and gluten-free bases available, as well as a wide range of ice-cold beverages and hot dogs too.
Base Camp Pizzeria will remain closed throughout the winter months unless stated otherwise on the welcome board at the entrance. Look out for the notice board for updated opening times. Seating is strictly reserved for Base Camp guests only. Other picnic areas are available around site. Please see the site map
Marshfield Ice Cream Parlour (open, depending on the weather)
Our ice cream parlour is located near Tower Meadow and offers a wide range of ice cream flavours from Marshfield Farm Ice Cream, who produce award-winning organic ice-cream on their farm near Bath. They also serve up ice lollies and soft drinks.
Our Ice cream parlour is closed during the winter months.
Allergen information available in each of the areas – please ask member of the catering team for our allergen files.