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The Aviator

Gloucestershire Airport,, Cheltenham GL51 6SR, England
+44 1452 714442
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
7:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gloucestershire Airport,, Cheltenham GL51 6SR, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I wanted to make a birthday meal a special celebration,Pat was so welcoming and could not do enough to make the evening meal a memorable occasion, allowing us to decorate the table, nothing was too much trouble, she was a real star! The meal was...More

Thank VickyC1093
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were recommended to visit by a friend who new our Grandsons loved planes and we weren’t disappointed. It’s a super place with model planes hanging from the rafters overlooking the airfield where you can watch the helicopters and small planes take off and land....More

Thank Maulty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the aviator with my daughters for lunch today. The service was excellent, the food was too! Very reasonably priced. I would definitely recommend it to anyone. It is very popular so book early to avoid disappointment.

Thank NeilW1013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by friends to come here. Definitely a good choice. Breakfast was good & staff were friendly. Very popular advisory to book

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a last minute Sunday lunch out and they was full booked but squeezed us in, was not disappointed with the food, great value for money, kids meal was as big as the adults, staff was very friendly and would recommend to family...More

Thank zarafitz84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn’t speak highly enough of the staff and especially management couldn’t do enough for u. Would recommend the aviator to friends and family as food was great and a lovely place to go

Thank warrenfitz84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent breakfast; We tried 'The Jet Set' - largest available full English with toast + a large cappuccino, all for under £10. Very clean and modern with a fine selection of aviation photographs adorning the walls. Friendly efficient staff. Good selection of ales for later...More

Thank Rusticana32
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Aviator for lunch when travelling from Devon to Cheshire. We stop here from time to time as it is only a short diversion from the M5 and the food is so much better than that served at motorway services. This time we...More

Thank manswa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Made a welcome return, haven’t had Sunday lunch out in a while and so glad we did . Me and daughter both had the lamb and hubby the beef. The portions are huge , everything is well cooked , the meat is sooo tender and...More

Thank farideh0405
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We visited the Aviator for many years,then had a break,unfortunately due to unsatisfactory food,however we went back there a few months ago,and wow what a change.We couldn't fault it whatsoever,we were amazed at the turn around.The decor had been much improved,and it was so nice...More

Thank sandrahilton10
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Janet V
16 May 2018|
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Response from karen1811 | Reviewed this property |
There was a special board
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gloucestershire Airport,, Cheltenham GL51 6SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 714442
  • E-mail
The Aviator is a Pub / Restaurant on the edge of Gloucestershire Airport at Staverton. All our food is cooked on site using local suppliers, A specials board always makes for more choice and is changed on a regular basis. Parking is at the front and to the rear. We do cater for the disabled and we have Baby changing facilities available. The Aviator has something for everyone, whether you are a passenger on one of the flights, an aviation enthusiast, bringing your children to watch the planes, calling in for a coffee and a piece of homemade cake, having lunch or an evening meal, we're sure you'll enjoy your visit. The Aviator provides free Wi-Fi access for all of their customers. we are licensed to sell alcoholic and soft beverages, along with freshly ground coffee, and tea which are available every day We are open from :- MONDAY TO SATURDAY 07:30 am to 22:00 pm and SUNDAY 09:00 am to 20:00 pm, the last order for food is 19:00 on a Sunday
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