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Treehouse Cafe

) #347 of 1,061 Restaurants in La Jolla ££ - £££ Cafe
2920 Zoo Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92101-1646
+1 619-231-1515
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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average29%
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4 weeks ago
“Good food in the zoo”
27 Jan 2017
“What You Might Expect at the Zoo”
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££ - £££
2920 Zoo Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92101-1646
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch here with out grand kids and it was quite good. Lots of options and cooked well. Not the usual trash food. As usual the food in parks is expensive.

Thank Carl R
Reviewed 27 January 2017

The prices were a bit high ($9) for a cold sub sandwich, but knowing the income goes back, in part, to maintaining the zoo and animals, we were okay with it. Only certain menu items are served hot and all are pre-prepared. Up high so...More

Thank SMGrandma
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We had lunch here while at the zoo. It was quieter than the other places. Entrees were at least $10. However, the food was freshly cooked and you sit outside with jungle views.

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Went here with my brother and family. I'd been here many years ago and remember the food being better. The setting is wonderful, with outside seating high above part of the zoo. The food was basic cafeteria food--mostly Italian. My meatball sandwich was good, but...More

Thank kgilbert78
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We were hot and tired by lunchtime after hours of treking through the vast park. We were pleased with the clean and fresh appearance of this restaurant and the very tasty food and most pleasant service. We really enjoyed our meal.

Thank luckyus1949
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Good lunch, a little expensive but reasonable for food in a venue/park zoo. Nice patio with tables in the shade, and a breeze. They have high chairs & boosters for little ones.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The Treehouse Cafe is well worth a stop when spending the day at the Zoo. It is clean and the menu is good for families. Alberts Restaurant is in the same location and is up scale....if you are looking for white tablecloth type of dining...More

Thank Roberta91941
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The children's pizza looked gross. The cheese didn't even move. I tried the hummus and pitas. The hummus was tasty but the pitas were deep fried. It was very expensive. The hummus and pitas and a coke cost $10. Ugh.

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We come to the zoo all the time and this is our place to stop for lunch. Very good food, great wait staff.

Thank anniedutch13
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Food prices ar a bit on the high side however when you realize that 92% goes into the care and research of the animals you are happy to spend your money. This is great place to eat up top in the Lost Forest area outside...More

Thank sirap03
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2920 Zoo Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92101-1646
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 619-231-1515
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