A unique venue for every occasion.
The Hide cafe restaurant is full of surprises to explore and has a great menu that is suitable for everyone. Your dining experience will be truly fun and interactive.
The menu is suitable for everybody, at all times of the day – whether you fancy breakfast, nibbles, tea and cake or a pizza – the Hide has something for everyone and offers a fun and family friendly atmosphere. Simply turn, grab a seat and enjoy.
Kids can also get colouring with our colouring sheets, which includes a trail to complete throughout the cafe restaurant. Free crayons are also provided. There are plenty of interactive elements in the cafe restaurant to keep little ones entertained, from binoculars and interactive wall murals and screens.
Did you know, you can also book The Hide for venue hire? Call us on 0117 923 8332 or e-mail Hospitality@bristolzoo.org.uk for more information.
BREAKFAST - 9 A M - 1 1 : 3 0 A M
Join us for cheese rarebit toast, fluffy pancakes, bubble and squeak or daily baked pastries and new – muffins. The bakery comes from the famous Bristol Pullin’s Bakery. We have a breakfast menu for little ones too.
CAKES & PUDS - A L L D A Y!
On popular demand – our home-made cakes are available throughout the day. Not forgetting tea and coffee too! Choose scone with clotted cream and jam, gluten-free Victoria sponge, coffee and walnut cake and the Bristol Zoo famous carrot cake. Price from £3.50. Check out our puddings too – including lemon meringue sundae and Marshfield Farm Ice Cream.
FOR LITTLE ONES
Delicious food, including fluffy pancakes, cheesy toast and omelette for breakfast, pasta bolognaise or pomodoro pasta, small pizza or mini bangers and mash for lunch!
Or why not try a kid’s meal at £5.95 hummus pot or vegetable pot, one main course, a treat our candy shop or fruit salad for a healthier option.
LUNCH - 1 1 : 3 0 A M - 3 : 3 0 P M
Graze on tortilla chips dips, spicy buffalo wings and mini sausages, or why not try one of our sharing boards that feed two adults? We have a great range of freshly cooked foods – see the menu and daily seasonal soup and locally baked bread is coming soon!
A range of baguettes and deli style rolls made fresh every day.
The Hungry Monkey kiosk serves our ever so popular kids pick and mix bags for £5 (which include a choice of home-made rolls, a drink, yogurt, fruit, snacks, little treats).
For the adults, we offer freshly-made rolls with an assortment of fillings from £4.50, cakes and tray bakes made by our pastry chef on site. In the morning, fresh bakery from Pullin’s Bakery. A full range of coffees, teas and cold drinks available throughout the day.
Look out for our ice-cream van on hot summer days. We serve local Marshfield Farm ice cream.
Over summer, why not visit our charcoal Fire Pit barbeque. We serve burgers, hot dogs and vegetarian Quorn sausages. We only use British meat, all dishes are made to order. Full range of cold drinks is also on offer.
We have been inspected by Bristol City Council EHO and have been awarded the highest food safety star rating available.
We do have a selection of Gluten and dairy free options. If you have any specific allergy requirements please either contact us prior to your visit or speak to a member of the team on the day who will be happy to advise and provide you with our allergen log.
Our food is made using the best local, ethical and sustainable ingredients, all freshly prepared by our team of chefs every day.
All our fish is MSC certified and our coffee beans are 100% rainforest alliance certified. We aim to use produce that contains sustainable palm oil or none at all.
Please note - The Hide is not available for school groups. Food and drink is available to purchase from our other outlets around site.