Preferred Vendors

Outside caterers are permitted. Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo provides this list as a courtesy. Each of these caterers has demonstrated a good understanding of our rules and cleanup requirements. We do not charge these caterers for being listed or working at our facilities. We also do not recommend any particular caterer. They are listed alphabetically.

Contact our Rental & Events Department for more information at (203) 332-4243 or


Caterer Telephone
Carl Anthony’s Trattoria 203-268-8486
Plan B Burger Bar 203-955-1208
Seasonal Sweets & Catering 203-308-2412
Dave Grant Catering 203-924-2623
Focaccia’s Cafe & Catery 203-513-8038
Local Kitchen & Beer Bar 203-957-3352
Donut Crazy 203-538-5560
Fortuna’s Catering 203-371-6177
Outriggers Restaurant 203-377-8815
Nom-eez 203-923-8686
Chili’s Grill & Bar 203-874-5140
Luigi’s Italian Pastries 203-374-4225
Vazzy’s on Broadbridge 203-371-8046
Village Bistro 203-882-0022
Rita’s Ice 203-373-1040
Trader Joe’s 203-330-8301
DiBella’s Subs Catering 203-874-0222
Source Coffeehouse 203-522-5662
Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl & Grill 203-362-4100



Party Supply/Equipment Rental/Performers:

Durants Party Rentals
(203) 744-2295


David Jason Entertainment
Contact: David Jason

The Navels


Once Upon A Face Designs
Contact: Sandra Cassidy