You don’t have to drive all the way to a game reserve to have a meal in the wild. You can do it here in the middle of the city! The National Zoo in Pretoria has its own unique venues with interesting menus to choose from!

For more information, or to make a booking, contact Johannah Moeng on J.Moeng@sanbi.org.za or call +27 12 339 2790 / 076 47 88148 OR Mongezi Mathye on M.Mathye@sanbi.org.za or call +27 12 339 2786.

The Aquarium
Capacity: Maximum 50 guests
Dance floor: No dance floor available
The Duku Duku
Capacity: 60 to 150 guests
Dance floor: Dance area available
Elephant Indaba
Capacity: 20 to 50 guests
Dance floor: Unavailable
Flamingo Terrace
Capacity: 100 to 500 guests
Dance floor: Large dance floor available
Hippo Hide
Capacity: 20 to 50 guests
Availability: Not available on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays
The Mandrill
Capacity: 40 to 80 guests
Dance floor: Large dance floor available
The Waterhole
Capacity: 100 to 250 guests
Dance floor: Large dance floor available

DID YOU KNOW?

Elephant seal

Elephant Seals can hold their breath for up TWO HOURS! But how? Well, seals have more blood in their bodies than any other animal and, since oxygen is stored and carried around the body in blood, it allows them to hold their breath for an extra long time.