The flamingos fascinating diet is mainly any organisms in the water. Flamingos are omnivores which means that they enjoy eating meat and they enjoy eating plants. They also like eating foods such as tiny shellfish, shrimp, snails, and algae. Flamingos love any other water organisms that they can find. But, flamingos needed to find a way to get the food they enjoy the most. What works best for the flamingos is to use their whole body to get the food. First, they use their long legs and webbed feet to stir up the mud. Next, they use their beaks to grab their food. Finally, they enjoy! The flamingos large variety of food is a big part in their diet.