Desert Marketplace is the place for one-of-a-kind souvenirs to remember your visit to the Phoenix Zoo. You’ll find clothing for kids and adults, hats, jewelry, artwork, toys, books, stuffed animals and so much more!

Desert Marketplace is open during normal Zoo business hours. Or shop online!

For more information, call 602.286.3800 x7556.


Remember, you’ll be spending the day outside! We advise that guests bring plenty of sunscreen, cold water and a hat or umbrella.

You may bring coolers, ice chests and your own food. Please no glass containers or alcoholic beverages. We have many picnic tables located throughout the Zoo.

Check out all of our dining options and hours below!

locations & hours

Schedule subject to change.

Enjoy burritos, quesadillas, salads and more! 

10 a.m. —  2 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays | Crossroads

Hot dogs, hand scooped ice cream and a variety of other snacks.

10 a.m. —  2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays | Harmony Farm

Proudly serving Starbucks coffee drinks, smoothies, breakfast burritos and bakery treats.

8 a.m. —  1:30 p.m. daily| Plaza

Craft beers | Plaza

10 a.m. —  2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays

Kettle corn, churros and more | Plaza


Craft beers, wine | Lemur Lane | Seasonal

10 a.m. — 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays

Hot dogs, frozen treats and a variety of other snacks | Africa Trail

9:30 a.m. — 2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays

Aldo’s burgers – seared to perfection, hot dogs, battered chicken tenders, salads, Flavorburst ice cream cones, snacks, kids meals and more.

9 a.m. —  3 p.m. daily | Plaza

Fresh popcorn, hot jumbo pretzels, frozen treats and more | Tropics Trail | Seasonal

10 a.m. —  2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

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The Phoenix Zoo is one of the largest non-profit zoos in the U.S., caring for over 3,000 animals, with nearly 400 species represented, including many threatened/endangered species.

Giraffe peeking out