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Best place to eat at the San Diego Zoo??

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Best place to eat at the San Diego Zoo??

Heading to the Zoo tomorrow, we plan to eat lunch there?

Where is the best place to eat, thanks for your suggestions!

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1. Re: Best place to eat at the San Diego Zoo??

Inside the zoo the most "upscale" place is Albert's: http://www.sandiegozoo.org/zoo/alberts

Just outside the zoo, maybe a 10-minute walk from the zoo exit gate, is the Prado Restaurant. They have a large and lovely outdoor patio in back, if it's a warm sunny day like today was, I would go over there, and then return to the zoo if you want to see more of the zoo. cohnrestaurants.com/menu-restaurants/…

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2. Re: Best place to eat at the San Diego Zoo??

Hi baby888 -

Our family likes the restaurant in the Elephant Odyssey area because if we get a table in the front, we can watch the elephants eat their lunch while we enjoy ours.

Also, if you haven't been to the San Diego Zoo before, check the schedule of "happenings" on the back of the free map you get at entry and plan accordingly. Our pre-schooler loves to feed biscuits to the giraffes. It costs $5 but the money goes to a great cause.

Enjoy - you've definately got the weather on your side this week.

Elizabeth Hansen

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3. Re: Best place to eat at the San Diego Zoo??

IF you want to eat at the Prado a reservation would be a good idea!

We find that many of the small cafes scattered around the zoo are just fine as places to eat lunch. Albert's is the only sit down /table service restaurant and it is also a good place to eat.

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