Find The Best Places to Eat at Idlewild

Dining & Snack Areas at Idlewild & SoakZone

Idlewild & SoakZone isn't just one of the best places for family fun, it's also one of the best places for fun restaurants near Pittsburgh! With some of the best child-friendly places to eat in Pennsylvania in-park, we offer a variety of food options for any appetite and diet.

Auntie Anne's Pretzels

Rise Up, Freshen Up, Auntie Up your snacking standards. Stop by for a freshly-made, hand-rolled pretzel, plus a lemonade with your favorite flavor added in!

2 Locations: Olde Idlewild Hootin' Holler

Ice Cream Shoppe

Soft Serve Cones, Sundaes, Milk Shakes, Dole Whip, Banana Splits, and Icee Mix it Up

Location: Olde Idlewild

Snack Shack

Chicken & Waffle Fries, Personal Pizza, Nachos, Cheese Sticks and Drinks

Location: SoakZone

The BBQ Pit

Enjoy freshly-grilled favorites from the BBQ Pit! Try the Pulled Pork, Sausage, Grilled Hot Dogs or Giant Turkey Leg! Pair it with Corn on the Cob or a side of Mac & Cheese. Or, go all out and dive into the Pulled Pork Mac & Cheese Entree!

Location: Hootin' Holler

The Potato Patch®

Our signature fresh-cut fries made from quality Idaho potatoes have made The Potato Patch one of the most iconic food offerings at any theme park. Topping choices include cheddar cheese, bacon, vinegar, brown gravy and a variety of seasoning salts. Also available are Chicken Tenders with Patch Fries, Poutine, and Fried Cheese Curds!

Location: Hootin' Holler

Cyclone / Funnel Cakes

The Classic Cyclone Cone with Ice Cream, Fresh cut Strawberries and Whipped Cream! Also enjoy a Funnel Cake with powdered sugar or a Supreme version with Ice Cream and Strawberries, Cookies & Cream, Birthday Cake or Smores! Strawberry Bowls, Fried Oreos, and Single Scoop Ice Cream Dish, and Drinks

Location: Olde Idlewild

Watering Hole

Beer & Drinks, Pulled Pork Nachos, Nachos & Cheese, Soft Pretzels.

Location: Hootin' Holler

Dippin' Dots

Try the delicious “ice cream of the future” at one of our multiple locations throughout the park

Location: Olde Idlewild and SoakZone

Big Zack’s

Turkey Hoagies, Italian Hoagies, Kids sandwiches, Salads, Chips, Fruit Bowls, Scoop Ice Cream, Root Beer Floats & Drinks.

Location: Hootin' Holler

The Hillside Grill

Specialty Burgers, Hot Dogs, Philly Steak hoagie, Crispy Chicken Sandwich, Corn Dogs, French fries, Chips, and Drinks

Location: Olde Idlewild

Sweet Treets Candy Shoppe

Fudge, Popcorn, Cotton Candy, Candy & Caramel Apples, Packaged candy and Rock Candy

Location: Olde Idlewild center

Ricky’s Café

Kid friendly Meal Options & Drinks. Kid's Turkey or Ham Sandwich, Jamwich, Chicken & Fries, Nachos, Snacks, & Drinks

Location: Raccoon Lagoon

Boardwalk Pizza

Individual and Family Personal Pizzas, Flatbreads, Macaroni and Cheese, Hot Sausage Hoagies, Fresh Salads, Fruit Bowls, Breadsticks, Desserts, and Drinks.

Location: Olde Idlewild.

All-Season Souvenir Cup

$34.99 plus tax

For a limited time while supplies last, purchase a 2022 Souvenir Refill cup and enjoy FREE refills all summer long! Available in-park at most food locations.



Fresh Lemonade, Flavored Lemonade and Popping Bubble Lemonade.