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The Airplane Restaurant

1665 N Newport Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80916-2747
+1 719-570-7656
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“potato skins” (7 reviews)
“spaghetti” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1665 N Newport Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80916-2747
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Reviewed yesterday

Had lunch here in conjunction with a visit to the National Museum of WWII Aviation and it was perfect. Had the Reuben and it was delicious. Make sure you get a table in the airplane.

Thank MushB
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited here with our 3 year old twins for an early dinner. Very few other guest. Our girls were very excited to sit in the plane. After we sat down no one ever came to even asked about drinks. The waiter came to the...More

Thank sujibean13
Reviewed 4 days ago

Called for reservation and Larry suggested dining in the airplane. So thankful for his recommendation. Food and drinks were great as was our overall experience. Staff were dressed in pilot and attendant garb. We were asked 'how was your flight'...meaning dining experience. The entire plane...More

Thank Vicki V
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great first dining experience, in the area, for our family. Staff was very polite and informative. After we were seated, we were able to go inside the cockpit of the plane and check it out. No matter what your interest in airplanes is, it's definitely...More

Thank mmgarrett201305
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting place to eat. It is a restaurant built around a WWII bomber airplane. You can actually sit in the airplane to eat and you can view the cockpit and bomb bay. There is a flight of stairs you have to climb to sit...More

Thank suzhumone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were so excited about eating here It should have been a great experience We had a reservation and were seated on the plane within 10 minutes of our time set. The staff was really nice and fun Being in the plane was nice. Our...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our server was waiter, bar tender, bus boy. So the service was wrong, brought us wrong good. It was decent food but real pricey. Airplane portion was booked by 4:00 through dinner.

Thank candie s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommended by the staff at the WWII Aviation Museum for our 7-yr old aviation buff. We enjoyed eating inside a real aircraft. They even have a recording of aircraft taking off in the restrooms! The atmosphere is great, food is okay, service friendly but a...More

Thank slikrokbel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Atmosphere was fun. We sat in the old plane to eat vs sitting in the larger dining room. Kids had fun playing in cockpit before, during, and after dinner. Staff was very nice. A place one goes for the expierence but maybe not the food....More

Thank GrandRapidsFoodie
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

It actually is in an airplane and like a mini museum. We had lunch here after going through the World War ll museum. We passed it going to the museum. The food was good especially the sticky sweet potato fries. Gotta try them. I had...More

Thank Tyke555
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27 July 2015|
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Response from Tonya_Oldham | Reviewed this property |
Wide variety of food, but do try the sweet potatoe fries, they are amazing!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1665 N Newport Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80916-2747
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-570-7656
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One block east of Powers on Fountain Blvd.Adjacent to the Radisson Hotel Colorado Springs
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