Dining & Gifts

Safari Cafe

After a day spent roaring like a lion and hopping like a kangaroo, you and your family might be a tad bit hungry.

No need to head off Zoo grounds, just stop by the Safari Cafe for a slice of pizza, nachos, hot dogs and more! You’ll also love our grab-and-go items like ice cream, popcorn, cookies, crackers, and more.

Tiger’s Paw Gift Shop

Take a bit of the zoo home with you.

You can make your zoo memories last a lifetime with our one-of-a-kind souvenirs! The Tiger’s Paw Gift Shop offers a large selection of cuddly plush animals, educational toys, games, books, apparel, garden décor, and more! There is something for everyone in our store!

Minnesota Made

Take a bit of Minnesota home with you.

The Tiger’s Paw Gift Shop carries a wide variety of handmade jewelry, unique art, regional treats, and one-of-a-kind gifts all made here in Minnesota.

Sustainable and Fair Trade

Take a bit of the world home with you.

The Tiger Paw’s Gift Shop partners with over 15 certified Fair Trade organizations along with several other sustainable companies to bring you a wide variety of unique gifts from around the globe. Through education, equality, conservation and sustainable practices, each of these organizations supports our mission: to inspire connections to wildlife and action towards conservation in our region and around the world.