Eat in or take out, table service or buffet – choose from our range of gourmet restaurants, and sample the tradition gastronmique of Dombes.

Our chefs design the menus to show off the saveurs or flavours of Ain and fish from the Dombes, to maintain the close link between local producers and consumers.

Our restaurant opening times vary each year; please consult at the park entrance.

LA CARPE – traditional restaurant

Tucked away in the heart of a magnificent reed bank, La Carpe restaurant offers traditional cuisine with table service and typical Dombes décor.

Open Sundays, bank holidays and every day in July & August
Glacier Café
: open during the afternoon throughout July & August

Reservations on (+33) 474 983 493 (Mon – Fri) or (+33) 474 983 094 (weekends)


Delicious sample dishes are laid out for your choice in this buffet restaurant. Treat yourself to a mouth-watering lunch in the shady terrace on the banks of the central marsh, opposite the Hummingbird House.

Open every day from 10am to 2pm until November 11th

Bookings are not available for the Pélican Frisé




In the shade of the lime trees and close to the park’s main games area, the Roselière (reed bank) offers a wide variety of salads, sandwiches and ice creams made from fresh, seasonal ingredients.


From 14:00 Monday – Saturday

From 10:00 Sundays and school vacations

During the evening (13th July – 3rd September Thursday – Saturday): open from 18:30

A second snack bar “La Petite Carpe” can be found towards the back of the park, open during school vacations.


Fill up on souvenirs before you leave Parc des Oiseaux!

Opening hours: 12:00–19:00

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