The National Zoo has interesting menus to choose from:

Breakfast buffet, barbeque buffet, spit braai buffet, quick braai menu, South African menu, celebration menu, traditional menu, party menu, short and sweet menu, cocktail menu.

For a full list of menus and prices contact Johannah Moeng on J.Moeng@sanbi.org.za or call +27 12 339 2790 or Mongezi Mathye on M.Mathye@sanbi.org.za or call +27 12 339 2786.

Feel free to come and see us and we will devise a tailor-made menu to suit your budget. 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.

Sample some of our delicious menus below (please note that pictures may differ from meals described):

DID YOU KNOW?

blue blooded creatures

Unlike mammals, spiders, snails and octopi have blue blood. This is because the hemocyanin molecule that oxygen is bound to in these animals contains copper, which gives their blood the blue colour

Traditional Menu

Price: R260.00 per person (Children between the ages of 2 and 10 years pay R130.00 per child)

Starter

Spring Rolls with a sweet and sour dressing

Main Course

Oven-roasted rolled beef
Honey, lemon and herb roasted chicken
Aromatic lamb and wild vegetable casserole
Roasted baby potatoes
White rice
Two (2) seasonal garden vegetables
Gravy
A selection of garden fresh salads with a variety of dressings
Fresh cocktail bread rolls with butter portions

Dessert
Dark and white chocolate mousse with crisp wafer biscuit
Vanilla ice-cream and Belgium dark chocolate sauce

Tea and Coffee

Vegetarian Menu Options

Vegetarian lasagne or spinach and mushroom cannelloni is available

South African Menu

Price: R240.00 per person (Children between the ages of 2 and 10 years pay R120.00 per child)

Main Course

Mildly spiced lamb curry
Traditional Cape Malay beef bobotie
Crispy battered line fish
Yellow rice
Spiced potato wedges
Two (2) seasonal garden vegetables
Sambals with tomato, onions, chutney, bananas
tartar sauce
A selection of garden fresh salads with a variety of dressings
Fresh cocktail bread rolls with butter portions

Dessert

Apricot malva pudding with warm custard sauce
Vanilla ice-cream and Belgium dark chocolate sauce

Tea and Coffee

Breakfast Buffet Menu 1

Price: R190 per person (Children between the ages of 2 and 10 years pay R90.00 per child)

A selection of breakfast cereals
Bulgarian and fruit yogurt
Fresh fruit salad
An array of whole fresh fruit
Crispy back Bacon
Scramble eggs and chives
Savory beef mince
Pan-fried mushrooms
Tomato and onion sheba
Traditional griddled boerewors
Cocktail breads with a selection of jams
Variety of mini muffins

Juice
Tea & Coffee