AIRPORT DINERS

 

State

AirField

City

Name

Comments

AL

KEKY

Bessimer

Hangar Grill

Grill food & ribs on Thursdays

AL

KCMD

Cullman

 

8am till 2pm thurs-sun -b'fast and lunch

AL

KEUF

Eufala

Sam's

100' from FBO. Quick,, good Friendly

AL

5R4

Foley

Lambert's

10 minute ride into town

AL

KJKA

Gulf Shores

Lulu's

Walking distance

AL

KJKA

Gulf Shores

Acme Oyster House

Other side of canal from Lulu's - will need cab/car

 

 

 

 

 

AR

3M0

Lakeview

Gastons

great food including pan seared trout

AR

KSPG

Springdale

Fricksters house

New restaurant - need a review!

AR

KARG

Walnut Ridge

The Parachute Inn

in an old SW 737

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AZ

KCHD

Chandler

Hangar Cafe

 

AZ

KDVT

Deer Valley

DV airport restaurant

great breakfast with lively staff

AZ

KHII

Havasu

Hangar 24

craft brewery and restaurant

AZ

KSEZ

Sedona

The Mesa Grill

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CA

KAPV

Apple Valley

3rd Generation Taco

American-style and Mexican-style food - Sunday-Thursday 8AM to 3PM and Friday-Saturday 8AM to 5PM

CA

KAVX

Avalon (Catalina)

Runway Cafe

 

CA

L45

Bakersfield

Bakersfield Rocket Ship Cafe

 

CA

L71

California City

Foxy's Landing

 

CA

KCMA

Camarillo

Waypoint Cafe

Great restaurant

CA

KCRQ

Carlsbad

 

Go in Western Flight, and it's sort of behind the tower

CA

KCNO

Chino

Flo's Airport Café

Very popular country cafe/diner a short walk from transient parking

CA

3O8

Coalinga

Harris Ranch Steakhouse

Nice restaurant with quality local beef

CA

KHAF

Half Moon Bay

Mezza Luna

South end of field - excellent Italian

CA

KHMT

Hemet

Hangar 1 Café

Great breakfast and lunch cafe with awesome homemade pies

CA

1O2

Lampson (Clear Lake)

 

Restaurant is a favorite burger destination

CA

O24

Lee Vining

Whoa Nellie Deli

Just across the street - great food!

CA

KLSN

Los Banos

Ryan's Place

Across the street - has tasty diner food

CA

KLSN

Los Banos

The Country Waffle

Breakfast and Lunch

CA

KMHV

Mojave

Voyager Cafe

Closes 4PM

CA

KMRY

Monterey

Tarby's

End of 28L - excellent food. $45 Landing fee

CA

KAPC

Napa

 

New restaurant on field is excellent

CA

KPRB

Paso Robles

 

Great food right on the field. Breakfast and lunch

CA

O69

Petaluma

Two-Niner Diner

Awesome burgers and fries

CA

KRDD

Redding

Peter Chu's Skyroom

Lunch/Dinner is good, with a nice view

CA

KREI

Redlands

Hangar 24 Brewery

located across the street from the field

CA

KRIR

Riverside

Flabob Airport Café

Good breakfast café - the food is good; small old field with TONS of history

CA

L00

Rosamond

 

Nice Mexican Cafe and Dessert Sunsets

CA

KSQL

San Carlos

 

Pretty good diner on field

CA

KMYF

San Diego

Casa Machado

Decent Mexican Food

CA

KSBP

San Luis Obispo

 

Great Restaurant on field

CA

KSBA

Santa Barbara

 

Nice 15 minute walk to the restaurant from Transient

CA

KSMO

Santa Monica

 

Multiple (tasty) on-field restaurants

CA

KIZA

Santa Ynez

Chumash Casino

Less than a mile off the departure end of 26 - will send a van to pick you up. Food is ok, but casino is a neat destination in a beautiful area.

CA

0Q5

Shelter Cove

 

Mendocino area

CA

KTVI

South Lake Tahoe

 

Good restaurant with great runway views

CA

KTRK

Truckee

 

Eat at the on-field restaurant

CA

KUKI

Ukiah

 

Elk burgers and wild boar!

CA

KWVI

Watsonville

 

Lunch, Dinner, and Weekend Brunch

CA

O54

Weaverville

Noelle's Garden Cafe

Breakfast - French Toast is to die for

CA

KWLM

Willows

Nancy's

A favorite airport greasy spoon is open 24 hours

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO

KCOS

Colorado Springs

 

Airplane Restaurant Seating is inside a real KC-97 Tanker

CO

KAPA

Denver (Centennial)

Perfect Landings

Great food and great views of Rockies

CO

KGXY

Greeley

Barnstormer Restaurant

in the terminal

CO

KPUB

Pueblo

Aviator Bar & Grill

Great little restaurant in the terminal building

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CT

KOXC

Oxford

121 Restaurant

Zagat Rated - east side of runway

CT

KIJD

Windham

Aero Diner

(need PIREP, please!)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DE

KGED

Georgetown

 

Good restaurant in terminal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FL

KBOW

Bartow

Runways at Bartow

In terminal - excellent food

FL

KBCT

Boca Raton

Tilted Kilt Bar & Grill

next to Signature

FL

KCGC

Crystal River

Olive Tree

Good Greek - 10 minute walk

 

FL

KDED

Deland

 

Two restaurants on field - both good

FL

KDTS

Destin

Back Porch

 

FL

KFIN

Flagler

Hijackers Cafe

On-field restaurant

FL

KFPR

Fort Pierce

Tiki Hut

On field in FBO

FL

KFXE

Ft. Lauderdale Exec

Jet Runway Cafe

An institution

FL

KEYW

Key West

Conch Flyer Restaurant

Terminal next to FBO - good food

FL

KLAL

Lakeland

Hallback's Grill

In Terminal - Hilton Garden Inn & Restaurant

FL

KEVB

New Smyrna

Lost Lagoon Wings & Grill

walk out driveway from terminal at end of drive

FL

KOCF

Ocala

Thyme Flys Bistro

Great variety of burgers - great FBO, too

FL

KOBE

Okeechobee

Landing Strip Grill

on field - good food

FL

KPBE

Okeechobee

 

Local food favorite for non-pilots

FL

KPGD

Punta Gorda

Skyview Cafe

In terminal next to FBO

FL

2RR

River Ranch

 

Resort - Golf Cart pickup to restaurant

FL

KSEF

Sebring

JR's Runway Cafe

In terminal buiding with FBO - good food

FL

KSPG

St Petersburg

The Hangar

Overlooking field - decent & reasonable

FL

X39

Tampa North

Happy Hangar Cafe

 

FL

KVNC

Venice

Fins

Upscale seafood & view - free shuttle (less than 1 mile)

FL

KVNC

Venice

Sharks

Great Beach Food - Great eats, drinks. Same owners as Fins

FL

KVNC

Venice

Sun Coast Cafe

Good food, cheap fuel

FL

KVRB

Vero Beach

 

Busy restaurant - taxi right up to the door

FL

X60

Williston

Pyper Cub Cafe

Overlooking runways - breakfast & lunch

FL

KGIF

Winter Haven

Runway Café/FlightLine Café

New Restaurant on field - very good

 

 

 

 

 

GA

KRYY

Atlanta

Elevation Chophouse

Cobb County

GA

KSSI

Brunswick

Southern Soul BBQ

Good fuel prices

GA

KPDK

DeKalb

Downwind Club

next to Epps FBO - great burger and airplane watching.

GA

KJZP

Jasper

Bub-Ba-Q

Good BBQ joint, 5 minutes from airport - crew car

GA

KLZU

Lawrenceville

The Flying Machine

On-field, south side

GA

KRMG

Rome

Schroeders Deli

Philly cheese steak is super

 

 

 

 

 

ID

KDGI

Driggs

Warbirds Cafe

Great food at the excellent FBO

ID

KMAN

Nampa

Tower Grill

Great food and good 100LL price

 

 

 

 

 

IL

KALN

Bethalto

High Flyers

 

IL

KBMI

Bloomington

CJ's

 

IL

KMTO

Charleston

Airport Steakhouse

known for "Country Food"

IL

KDEC

Decatur

Main Hangar

 

IL

KMVN

Mount Vernon

Wilky's Cafe

 

IL

KRPJ

Rochelle

 

Jump Operation - The Flight Deck great view of the action

IL

06C

Schaumburg

Pilot Pete's Restaurant

Decent Food - Great Pot Roast

IL

2T2

Watson

Hangar Restaurant

2000' Grass

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IN

KBAK

Columbus

Blackerby's Hangar 5

On-Field, Good food, cheap fuel

IN

KMIE

Muncie

Merk's Family Dining

Outdoor Seating Available

IN

KHUF

Terre Haut

The Fly In Café

 

IN

KEYE

Eagle Creek

Ricks Boat Yard Café

across from ramp

 

 

 

 

 

KS

KGCK

Garden City

 

Restaurant on field

KS

KGLD

Goodland

King Air Café

café quality b'fast and lunch -6am to 2pm

KS

KHUT

Hutchinson

 

Steakhouse Restaurant on field - great lunch buffet

KS

K81

Paola

We B Smokin'

Best ribs ever - south of Kansas City

KS

1K1

Wichita

 

area has a great restaurant at the north end of the field

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KY

KSJS

Big Sandy

 

Surprisingly good restaurant on 5k runway. Good fuel prices

KY

KBWG

Bowling Green

Montana Grill

1/2 Mile

KY

KLOZ

London

Weavers Landing

Family-run restaurant

KY

KLOU

Louisville

Le Relais

French Restaurant, excellent food - in old terminal

KY

2I3

Rough River State Park

 

No fuel, good food, 1/2 mile walk from Lodge

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LA

KAEX

Alexandria

Jet-A-Way Cafe

Cafe' is located inside the Million Air FBO.

LA

KLFT

Lafayette

La Petite Cajun Cafe

At airport and has website

LA

KLFT

Lafayette

Hub City Diner

Bread pudding (nearby)

LA

KLFT

Lafayette

Prejean's Restaurant

Cajun - Award winning

LA

KLFT

Lafayette

Jolie's

Interesting menu

LA

KARA

New Iberia

 

Pelican Aviation - FBO serves nice lunch

LA

KNEW

New Orleans

Messina's Runway Cafe

Breakfast/ lunch -excellent Food!

LA

KDTN

Shreveport

A Stone’s Throw Cafe

Downtown Airport

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MA

KCQX

Chatham

Hangar B Eatery

Great Breakfast & Lunch Place, albeit slow service

MA

KMVY

Edgartown

 

good b'fast at airport

MA

5B6

Falmouth

Oysters Too

dinner only -great seafood - 1/2 mile

MA

KHYA

Hyannis

Barbyannes

seafood chowder- about 1/2 mile walk

MA

KLWM

Laurence

New Airport restaurant

great breakfast

 

MA

KACK

Nantucket

Fog Island Café

excellent breakfast-expensive cab ride to town- bus service cheap!

MA

KEWB

New Bedford

Airport Grill

surprisingly good -Dover sole etc.

MA

KOWD

Norwood

Tasos Greek Restaurant

Closed Sunday - Aiport Closes at 8PM

MA

KPYM

Plymouth

Plane Jane's Cafe

Great Spot

MA

6B6

Stow

Nancy's Air Field Cafe

great aviation restaurant - critical acclaim-on field

MA

6B6

Stow

Ken & Gina's Organic Ice Cream

Thursday through Sunday

MA

3BO

Southbridge

Diner

serving b'fast all day.  In winter call ahead

MA

KBAF

Westfield

Papps Grill

good lunch and dinner spot

 

 

 

 

 

MD

KCGE

Cambridge

Port Side

Crab Dishes - 1/2 Mile

MD

KCGE

Cambridge

Kay's

At the airport - best crab cakes

MD

KESN

Easton

Sugar Buns

17 kinds of eggs benedict & bakery

MD

KGAI

Gaithersburg

 

Café in the terminal - good food, goofy opening hours.

MD

KHGR

Hagerstown

Nicks & il Castello

5 minutes by crew car

MD

KHGR

Hagerstown

Runway Restaurant

Contemporary American Cuisine

MD

3W3

Stevensonville

Kentmoor Restaurant

Good Crab - 2400' Grass Runway

 

 

 

 

 

ME

KAUG

Augusta

Sweet Chili Thai

Augusta State

ME

63B

Limington

Runway Restaurant

good creative b'fast and lunch with good service

ME

KSFM

Sanford

Cockpit Cafe

lobster Benedict - on field restaurant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MI

KOEB

Cold Water

Prop Blast Cafe

Breakfast and Lunch

MI

KMGN

Harbor Springs

 

Great Polish Restaurant - a short walk up the hill

MI

KJXN

Jackson

 

Good food, but popular with locals - may mean a wait

MI

KRMY

Marshall

Win Schulers

1 mile - great prime rib - call them for van

MI

51M

Mio

Paddle Inn

restaurant at end of runway. Walk toward town for canoes on Ausable.

MI

61D

Plainwell

 

Breakfast & lunch small local favorite - closes at 2pm

 

 

 

 

 

MN

KBRD

Brainerd

 

Hamburger and Sandwich Place, Simple but good

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MO

KGCI

Cape Girardeau

Sandy's Place

Overlooks field - great food!

MO

KJEF

Jefferson City

Nick's Family

Great Fried Chicken - 7am-2 (closed Sat)

MO

KSIK

Sikeston

Lambert's Cafe

Flying Bread - they'll send a van for you

MO

KSGF

Springfield

Crosstown BBQ

10 minutes by car - Great BBQ

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MS

KHSA

Bay St. Louis

Millionaire Restaurant

Monday through Friday 8am-3pm

MS

KCKM

Clarksdale

Morgan Freeman's Ground Zero

10 minutes by crew car

MS

66Y

Diamondhead

Harbor House Steamer

Walk to it at Marina

MS

KMCB

McComb

Flying Fish

Just off airport - shrimp, grits, crayfish

MS

KHEZ

Natchez

Monmouth Hotel

Elegant & good food

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MT

6S5

Hamilton

Hangar Cafe

Diner using local beef - great food 8am-2pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NC

BQ1

Carthage

 

Airfield centered around superior BBQ - 2536' paved runway

NC

KHRJ

Erwin

 

Free lunch 1st & 3rd friday (march to sept) - cheap fuel

NC

KHKY

Hickory

Crosswind Café

good burgers.  Closed Sunday

NC

W95

Ocracoke

Howard's Pub

Great Food - 129.9 for ride

NC

KFQD

Rutherford

57A Café

 

NC

KEHO

Shelby

The Flying Pig

Get gate combo from FBO- SW end of field. 15 min. walk.

 

 

 

 

 

NE

KOFK

Norfolk

Barnstormer's

In old terminal - great food and ambience

NE

KLBF

North Platte

 

Diner in the terminal with nice folks and home cooking.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NH

7B3

Hampton

 

breakfast and reasonable fuel-2100' runway

NH

KEEN

Keen

The Flight Deck

Very good breakfast

NH

5M3

Moutonborough

El Mariachi

short walk

NH

KASH

Nashua

Mid Field Café

excellent - 1/2" ham egg benidict and lobster salad is divine

NH

KPSM

Portsmouth

 

great about crew cars - they have several, cheap fuel

NH

KPSM

Portsmouth

Bob's Clam Shack

excellent fried seafood - 10 min crew car to Kittery, ME

NH

KPSM

Portsmouth

Warren's

18 ways to enjoy lobster - 10 min. Crew car

NH

KPSM

Portsmouth

Robert's

seafood specialties - 10 min to Kittery, ME

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NJ

1N7

Blairstown

Runway Cafe

On field

NJ

KWWD

Cape May

Flight Deck Diner

On field - great museum on field

NJ

N07

Lincoln Park

Sunset Bar & Grill

Excellent Burgers

NJ

KMIV

Millville

Flight Line Cafe

On field - also WWII museum on field

NJ

KVAY

Mout Holly

Runway Cafe

On field - small museum too.

NJ

26N

Ocean City

Airport Diner

On field - 5 block walk to beach

NJ

N40

Pittstown

Sky Cafe

On field

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NM

KAEG

Albuquerque

Bode Aviation Restaurant

Double Cheeseburger!

NM

KAEG

Albuquerque

Bombing Range Cafe

Great menu with creative chef

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NY

N56

Great Valley

Katy’s Fly-in Restaurant

Reopened under new management. Park at the NE end & walk across the road. Phone number in foreflight is wrong - (716) 265-2040.

NY

KVGC

Hamilton

 

restaurant 300 yards. Green roof On SE side.

NY

KLKP

Lake Placid

Big Slide Brew Pub

300 yards away - not your average pub grub!

NY

44N

Millbrook

Sky Acres

great restaurant and sky geek stuff in shop- bring chocks!

NY

KMTP

Montauk

Rick's Crabby Cowboy Cafe

$20 landing fee....on beach and a few good seafood places nearby

 

 

 

 

 

NY

KSLK

Saranac Lake

 

good diner on field

NY

KFOK

South Hampton

 

great restaurant "not just pilot food" -may be $5 land

NY

N45

Wallkill

Nu CAVU

excellent food

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OH

KTSO

Carrollton

 

Great pie on field - reasonable food

OH

KTZR

Columbus

JP's BBQ

Great food - no landing fee if going to restaurant

OH

KOSU

Columbus

Barnstormer's Restaurant

Hangar behind FBO - Diner food

OH

KPCW

Port Clinton

Tin Goose Diner

Food is fantastic - small museum on field

OH

I74

Urbana

 

Great restaurant & pie - 2 free av museums

 

 

 

 

 

OK

KADM

Ardmore

Jakes Joint

Lunch-only; M-F

OK

KPNC

Ponca City

Enrique's (good) Mexican Retaurant

On field - closed sunday

OK

KWDG

Enid

Barnstormers

Good food.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PA

KAOO

Altoona

 

Good food and food receipt gets 100ll discount from FBO

PA

KBFD

Bradford

Runway Grill

Worth the trip

PA

KFIG

Clearfield

Denny's beer barrel Pub

Great Burgers.  Grice's Gun shop - biggest in PA!

PA

PA88

Farmington

Nemacolin Resort

Fine dining, sporting clays, and fly fishing!

PA

N30

Honesdale

 

Airport cafe - good food. Not sure what hours it is open

PA

KLNS

Lancaster

Fiorentino's

Good Italian

PA

KLBE

Latrobe

deNunzio Chop House

On Field - excellent food, excellent FBO

PA

KFWQ

Rostraver

Eagles Landing

Family b'fast & lunch place

PA

KOYM

St. Marys

Westwind

Excellent Food - outdoor seating in summer

PA

N27

Towanda

Sparks

NW side - good food. Cheap gas and crew cars

PA

KAVP

Wilkes Barre/Scranton

Lucky's

Sports Bar and Pub Grub

PA

KIPT

Williamsport

Cloud Nine Restaurant

Gate below tower - good food

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RI

KBID

Block Island

Bethany's

great breakfast in the terminal but get there early

 

 

 

 

 

SC

KCUB

Columbia

Hunter-Gatherer Brewery

lunch - weekends only -

SC

KGMU

Greenville

Runway Café

on field cafe - good food with interesting tastes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SD

KHON

Huron

Ryan's Hangar

Terminal building - steak , seafood and bar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TN

0A9

Elizabethton

Betty's Burger Hut

Good burgers, fries, milkshakes, etc.

TN

M33

Gallatin

Mike's

Interesting lunch - only new restaurant

TN

M93

McKinnon

C's Grill & Sportsmans

Park west, head north - erratic hours

TN

KTHA

Tullahoma

Emil's

Top notch food, ambience, experience

 

 

 

 

 

TX

KAMA

Amarillo

English Field House Restaurant

Right outside of TacAir (FBO)

TX

KLBX

Angleton

Runway Cafe

Just opened (6/15) and menu looks excellent

TX

KAUS

Austin

Salt Lick BBQ

Voted 2nd Best Aiport Restaurant in 2005

TX

11R

Brenham

Southern Flyer

50's-style Diner - girls in poodle skirts

TX

KCXO

Conroe

Black Walnut Cafe

Great View, Great Food.

TX

KRBD

Dallas

Delta Charlie's Restaurant

On Field - Great FBO

TX

KDUX

Dumas

Hogg's BBQ

Good BBQ 150' from fuel pumps

TX

T67

Fort Worth

The Beacon Cafe

Sat/Sun Breakfast Buffet

TX

T82

Fredericksburg

Aiport Diner

 

TX

T82

Fredericksburg

Hangar Hotel

 

TX

T82

Fredericksburg

Peach Tree Tea Room

 

TX

KGPM

Grand Prairie

The Radial Café

Excellent "mix 'em up" burgers

TX

74XA

Gun Barrel City

Grape & Bean Bistro

Breakfast & Lunch

TX

OTE 4

Hilltop Lakes

Overlook Restaurant

easy walk from ramp

TX

KDWH

Houston

Hook's Aviator Grill

 

TX

KLFK

Lufkin

 

Great Airport Burger Place

TX

52F

Roanoke

Blue Hangar Cafe

Great Breakfast & Lunch Place

TX

KSJT

San Angelo

 

San Angelo's best chinese food on field. American, too.

 

TX

KSSF

San Antonio

Big Big BBQ

New on field - great BBQ

TX

KSEP

Stephenville

Hard Eight BBQ

Outstanding!

TX

KTYR

Tyler

Sky Line Cafe

Great Sandwiches & Burgers - closes at 2PM

TX

KUVA

Uvalde

Hangar Café

standard b'fast - free burger with a $100 of fuel

 

 

 

 

 

UT

KOGN

Ogden

Rickenbacker's Steak House

Need car

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VA

KPVG

Chesapeake

 

Diner in terminal- call to see if they have carrot cake

VA

KMTV

Martinsville

Simpy Suzanne's

On-field Restaurant, 11-4PM Tues-Sun

VA

W75

Saluda

Eckhards

European flair - good food

VA

KTGI

Tangiers Island

Fisherman's Corner

Crab Wonders

VA

KJGG

Williamsburg

Charly's Cafe

Tasty homemade bread

VA

VG18

Mt Jackson

Sky Bryce Resort

Lodge & restaurant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VT

KRUT

Rutland

Hangar Café

Southern Vermont Regional

VT

B06

Vergennes

RedMill

excellent food on 3k grass- Basin Harbor resort

WA

OS9

Port Townsend

Spruce Goose Café

 

WA

KSFF

Spokane

Skyway Café

great blueberry pancakes

 

 

 

 

 

WI

KEAU

Eau Claire

 

Restaurant in Terminal - good basic food

WI

KMSN

Madison

Jet Room

Good breakfast and lunch - inside the FBO building

WI

KMWC

Milwaukee

El Greco

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner - Greek - Overlooks field

WI

KLNR

Lone Rock

Piccadilly Lilly Café

 

WI

KPBH

Phillips, WI

Harborview Eatery

5 min walk across street-overlooking lake

WI

KSBM

Sheboygan

Burrows Aviation Restaurant

good food - fiar prices.

 

 

 

 

 

WV

WV62

Davis

Amelias

Country cooking - Wed-Sat. Winwood Fly-in Resort