Find the best food to eat at Lake Compounce

Dining & Snack Areas at Lake Compounce

Some of the best kid-friendly restaurants in Connecticut are located right here at Lake Compounce! Lake Compounce serves a wide variety of food options for every diet and appetite.

Bavarian Nut Cart

Located between the Wildcat exit and the Carousel, outside of the Starlight Theater entrance.

Menu Items
• Almonds
• Cashews
• Pecans
• Churro, Cotton Candy & Pretzels

Breyers Ice Cream Shoppe and Lavazza Coffee

Breyers Ice Cream Shop is located in between Down Time and Wildcat.
Menu Items
• Coffee, Cappuccino, Tea, Hot Chocolate
• Hand Dipped Ice Cream & Sundaes
• Milkshakes, Floats & Bottled Drinks

Croc Pot

Located directly next to Connecticut’s LARGEST waterpark, our lakefront restaurant serves a variety of meals. Fried chicken with all the fixin’s, chili and chowder, wraps and salads, and hot and cold beverages. Opens at noon and provides allergen friendly food options and organic selects.

Dippin Dot® Carts

Located in midway, our carts serve delicious flavors of cotton candy, and frozen ice cream.

• Cotton Candy

Dippin' Dot® Sundae Shop

Dippin Dot® brand sundaes, shakes, floats, quakes, and much more! Located at the entrance of the park.

Doc Popcorn

Located across from The Wave Swinger and next to Rev-O-Lution. Sold in large or small bags and refillable souvenir buckets
• Better Butter
• Cheesy Cheddar
•Triple White Cheddar
• Hoppin' Jalapeno
• Apple Crisp & Klassic Kettle.
We also sell bottled drinks and water.

Dunkin' Donuts

Hot and cold beverages served such as cappuccinos, hot chocolate, chai latte, iced coffee and iced tea. Also offering a variety of donuts and treats.

Fried Dough

Fried dough and our famous fried Oreos, plus bottled water, cold beverages and milk can be found at Fried Bats. Located across from the Wave Swinger, next to Rev-O-Lution.

Funnel Cake Factory

Serving freshly-made funnel cakes with fruit and ice cream toppings, soft ice cream and sprinkles, too. We specialize in Strawberry Delight, Berry Cheesecake, Peanut Butter & Jelly and Cookies N Cream Funnel Cakes. Located around the corner from La Fiesta, across from the back midway games. Funnel Cake Factory opens at 12 p.m.

Harborside Pizza

Home to our famous hand-stretched pizza, whole pies or by the slice. Bottled water is also available. Located both inside Crocodile Cove water park and across from the Croc Pot cafeteria.

Johnny Rockets

Located between Bayou Bay and Riptide Racer, America’s favorite burger joint is serving up a variety of hamburger meals. Rocket singles, doubles and combos. Smoke House singles, doubles, and combos, paired with American, cheese or bacon cheese fries.

La Fiesta

Closed for the season
Delicioso! La Fiesta features soft tacos, burritos, taco salads, nachos supreme, churros and Taco-in-a-Bag. Located across from DownTime.

La Fiesta opens at 12 p.m.

Lake Compounce Watering Hole

Hosting breweries such as Firefly Hollow Brewing, Thomas Hooker, Back East, Two Roads, Stony Creek, Black Hog and Olde Burnside Brewing. Features ice cream, hot pretzels, popcorn and draft beer. Also hosting red and white wines from Turning Leaf.
Located in the south side of the park, near Thunder Rapids raft ride.

Main Gate Ice Cream

Located at the park’s entrance, grab a refreshing treat in a cup or cone to start your day!

Menu Items
• Soft Ice Cream(Cup or Cone)
• Milkshake (Vanilla)
• Flavorburst Milkshake

Parkside Diner

The Parkside Diner boasts '50s & '60s nostalgia, and serves fried fish fillets, fried chicken sandwiches, burgers, hot dogs, french fries, onion rings, cookies, bottled drinks, milk, and apple juice.

Parkside Diner is located next to Saw Mill Plunge.

Pig House BBQ

Located next to Pizza Place.

Menu Items
• Assortment of Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
• BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches & Mac & Pork Parfaits
• BBQ Nachos & Garlic Salt Chips
• Beer & Wine


America’s Top Hot Dog! – Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, French Fries, and Onion Rings.
Menu Items
• Sunset Boulevard Dog • Mullholland Drive Dog • Hollywood Boulevard Dog • Studio Dog • Famous Chili Cheese Dog • Famous Chili Dog • Chili Dog With Kraut • Bacon Chili Cheese Dog • Philly Cheesesteak Dog • Naked Dog • Chili Cheese Burger • Pink's Bacon Cheeseburger • Turkey Burger • Soda Fountains

Pizza Place

Located near Thunder 'N Lightning, Phobia Phear Coaster.

Menu Items
• Cheese & Pepperoni Pizza
• Sandwiches & Salads
• Fruit & Yogurt and Fruit Parfaits
• Bottled Drinks & Fountain Soda

The Potato Patch®

Everbody's favorite natural cut fires! Located across from our main gate turnstiles
Menu Items
• Natural Cut Fries: Cheddar Cheese, Chili Cheddar, Bacon Cheddar • Chicken Tenders • Boneless Wings • Baked Potato(toppings include: butter, sour cream, chives) • Monster Potato (toppings include: butter,sour cream,chili,cheese,bacon,chives) • Cooler Beverages & Soda

Whole Cheese Pizza

$18.99 Plus tax


Whole Pepperoni Pizza

$19.99 plus tax


Chicken Tenders, Fries & Fountain Drink

$11.49 plus tax


Rita's Italian Ice

Located by Lake Compounce’s newest attraction Phobia, enjoy a refreshing scoop or two of Italian ice. Flavors include mango, blue raspberry, lemon, sweedish fish, green apple, watermelon, and a daily special flavor.

1 Cheese Slice and 1 Fountain Drink

$5.69 plus tax


1 Pepperoni Slice and 1 Fountain Drink

$5.99 plus tax


Chicken Tenders With Drink

$7.49 plus tax


Chicken Caesar Salad with Bottled Water

$7.99 plus tax


Cheeseburger with Fries & Drink

$9.49 plus tax


Slush Works

Located next to the Skycoaster.Build your own refreshing ICEE drinks using a variety of flavors.

• Souvenir Kiddy Cup
• Souvenir 16oz Yard Cup With .99 Refills

Hamburger with Fries & Drink

$8.99 plus tax



Located near the waterpark, enjoy a variety of your favorite amusement park treats.

Menu Items
• Cotton Candy
• Pretzels
• Churros
• Fruit Turnovers

Sweet Shoppe

Located by the park entrance, stop by for some of our special treats! Ranging from homemade fudge, to candy and caramel apples, we have your sweet tooth covered.