Buckeye Cafe

Grab some refreshments while you tour the zoo!

Come out and grab a snack, lunch, ice cream or a beverage while you tour the Zoo.
We look forward to serving you!

Proceeds help support Saskatoon Zoo Society education programs.


Group and School lunch packages available.

Please let us know in advance by emailing us at buckeyecafe@saskatoonzoosociety.ca or by calling 306-649-8001       


April 1st to April 30th: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

May 1st to (and including) June 1:
  * Weekdays: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm 
  * Weekends: 9:00 to 6:00 pm.

June 1 to Labour Day: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Day after Labour Day to September 30th:
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

October 1st to October 31st: Weekends only, 
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Buckeye's may stay open later than listed if zoo attendance is high

School groups can pre-order lunches on weekdays in October by emailing us at buckeyecafe@saskatoonzoosociety.ca


  • Hot dogs
  • Hamburgers
  • Fries
  • Poutine
  • Onion rings
  • Nachos and cheese
  • Chili Cheese Dogs
  • Chili Cheese Fries
  • Corn Dogs
  • Fruit and veggie trays
  • Chicken Nuggets
  • Deep-fried Mixed Veggies
  • Deep-fried Pickles
  • Mozza Sticks
  • Sandwiches
  • Pop, water, juice, milk
  • Hot coffee, tea, hot chocolate, apple cider
  • Slush puppies and frozen lemonade
  • A Variety of Ice cream Treats
  • Popcorn, chips, cotton candy, chocolate bars, and snack items

$10 Daily Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn Chicken Poutine
  • Tuesday: Farmer’s Sausage on a Bun with Perogies
  • Wednesday: Dry Ribs & Fries
  • Thursday: Deluxe Chili Fries
  • Friday: Chicken Burger with Onion Rings
  • Saturday: Cheese Burger & Fries
  • Sunday: 3 Piece Chicken Strips & Fries