Celebrate mom with brunch at the Zoo!

Give your mom a one-of-a-kind Mother's Day this year: treat her to brunch at the Saint Louis Zoo. Complete with breakfast fare, fruit, bakery items and more, brunch at the  Zoo is a special way to spend Mother's Day!

Mother's Day Brunch 2021

Seating Times:

  • Sunday, May 9:
    • 9 a.m.  
    • 11 a.m.

at McDonnell Center at River Camp 

Mother’s Day 2021 Edition 

We’ve made the following changes for your safety and for the safety of our Zoo staff: 

  • Reservations will be limited to maintain safe distance between tables. 
  • All guests are required to wear masks at all times except when eating. 
  • Everyone included in the reservation must live in the same household.
  • Please ensure that if you, or anyone in your party, are exhibiting symptoms associated with COVID-19, like fever, loss of taste or smell, shortness of breath, or others, that you please stay home and not attend the event. 
  • If you or someone in your house or party are currently under quarantine or isolation orders from a provider, health department, or employer, please stay home and do not attend the event.
  • If you or someone in your house or party are currently awaiting COVID-19 test results, or have been made aware of exposure to a confirmed or suspected COVID-19 case, please stay home and do not attend the event.
  • One week prior to the event, a Zoo representative will reach out to the reservation holder to confirm the above. 


  • Fruit cup
  • Chocolate croissant


  • Choice of:
    • Mushroom, spinach, and gruyere quiche
    • Sausage, green onion, and cheddar quiche
  • Smashed red potatoes, herb butter, side bacon or veggie sausage patties 

Free Adult Gift: Macaroons 

Guests 21 and up will receive two drink tickets.


  • Nutella-stuffed French toast (regular French toast available for those with nut allergies)

  • Sausage links, smashed red potatoes 

Free Child Gift: Cookie bags


Pre-paid reservations are required, and seating is limited. Children under age 2 are free (if not eating from the kids’ menu)

To book reservations, please call (314) 646-4897, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

  • Zoo members: $22/child (ages 2-12); $35/adult  (ages 13 and older)
  • Non-members: $24/child (ages 2-12); $37/adult (ages 13 and older)

Parking is not included with reservation.