Walking around the park can work up quite an appetite, Yorkshire Wildlife Park has many great places to eat and drink, from a quick bite in Safari Cafe to spicy South American food in ¡Caramba!


Masai Coffee House

Nestled in the woodlands, Masai Coffee House is our very own slice of Africa right here in Yorkshire. Located adjacent to the Giraffe reserve, Masai Coffee House is fantastic for enjoying a cup of fair trade coffee and a quick lunch while you stop for a breather and enjoy the scenery.

Masai Coffee House is only a 5 minute walk from Into Africa, a 3 minute walk from Land of the Tiger and located right next to Leopard Heights!

Masai Coffee House

Safari Café

Safari Café is part of our free-to-enter Safari Village.  Safari Café is a great place to grab a coffee with friends, enjoy breakfast listening to the lions roar or take a seat to sample fresh made locally sourced dishes in our relaxing orangery. Drop into Safari Cafe before or after you’ve had a walk around Yorkshire Wildlife Park!  Book a delightful Afternoon Teafor the perfect extra special treat.  Safari Café is open every day from 9:30am.

Tsavo Bakehouse

Located in our African Tsavo lodge, Tsavo Bakehouse provides you with delicious hot pastries, sandwiches, pasta and much more! Open through our Summer season during weekends and school holidays.

Tsavo Bakehouse is only a 5 minute walk from Into Africa and a 3 minute walk from the Painted Dog and Baboon reserves.

Tsavo Bakehouse


Monkey Playhouse

The Monkey Playhouse Cafe and Gourmet burger bar is a great place to grab a quick bite to eat and let your little monkeys enjoy some time running around in the multi level indoor play area.

Monkey Playhouse is only a 2 minute walk from the Painted Dog and Baboon reserves and and a 5-10 min walk from Into Africa.  Open daily from 10am.


Add a touch of South American flavour to your day at ¡Caramba!  Located near South America Viva, experience the lush greenery of this beautiful alfresco eatery.

¡Caramba! is only a 5 minute walk from Project Polar and a 3-5 minute walk from South America Viva. Open during the Summer holidays and other school holidays only. Closed during low season days and weather dependent during Autumn and Winter.


Leopard Kiosk

Fancy a quick bite or a sweet treat? Head on over to the Kiosk near Leopard Heights to grab your quick snacks, ice creams and drinks. Open select peak dates during the summer season only.

Picnic Areas

Want to bring your own food? YWP has a variety of different picnic areas throughout the park, we even have a new undercover pyramid picnic area located near the Big Bugs Play Area. Picnics may only be eaten in the designated picnic areas and not in any of the Park’s food outlets. Food and drink may not be taken into any of the walkthrough animal areas.



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