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the Painted Giraffe

1 Government Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1332
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good0%
  • Average86%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 Jan 2017
“A little pricey but ok otherwise”
7 Jul 2015
“Not your average zoo food---better than just a hot dog”
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1 Government Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1332
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Stopped in here for a few drinks and snacks. The don't offer a lot but it was tasty. A little expensive, quite a bit expensive actually. The popcorn was really good. No lids or straws on the cups here-zoo rules.

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The Painted Giraffe would be expensive for a large family, but it's a nice place to have a fresh salad, soup, wraps. The food isn't exotic, not wildly expensive, but it's less expensive to go to other Zoo venues. But this one has large windows...More

Thank Marian M
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Exactly what you would expect from a zoo. Not gourmet but not bad either. Salads all seem to be fresh and the food is cooked at the site.

Thank G_Diel
Reviewed 26 March 2014

Your normal zoo place: pay $4 for a burger and $3 for a soda. Normal and average quality for where you are.

Thank TastyMagazine
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Went here with a large group recently and had a very good experience. The Pomodoro pasta was above average. The Del Pietro salad was also above average. The atmosphere and service were great, went on a Saturday night and it was busy but the service...More

Thank ziggyye2
Reviewed 2 February 2013

My family and I have eaten at the zoo many, many times, yet had never tried this cafe. We were very disappointed and will not return. It seems to me that this is "trying" to be a fancier-type venue, located at the St Louis Zoo....More

Thank readytotravel95
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Located inside the St.Louis zoo, this cafe is primarily a salad/sandwich outlet for the hungry visitors to the zoo. The salad bar has a wide selection and one just needs to make their own with their favourite dressings and get the plate weighed 40 cents...More

Thank puchka
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USD 5 - USD 10
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Outdoor Seating
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  • Address: 1 Government Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1332
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
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