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The Airplane Restaurant

1665 N Newport Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80916-2747
+1 719-570-7656
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“potato skins” (7 reviews)
“spaghetti” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1665 N Newport Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80916-2747
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What seven year old doesn't want to eat in an airplane? We went there for dinner hoping to eat in the airplane but the wait time was 30 minutes so decided to eat in the restaurant part. Food was good just dissappointed of the wait...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 1 week ago

You don't get to have brunch in an airplane every day, and being able to explore the cockpit makes it a pretty unique deal. The time of the day was great too, as there were few people when we arrived and so service was quick...More

Thank andreawm19
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a restaurant adjacent to the Radisson. Seating for 42 people is available in the Airplane section (an old KC-97 tanker/transport). Serves fish, burgers, salads, steak. Prices are moderate. Our service was excellent - the server was attentive, and nearby when we needed her....More

Thank TxWaccamaw
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a novelty restaurant that was kind of fun to experience. How many times can you honestly say you had dinner in an airplane. We had reservations so there was no wait and we were seated in the plane. The staff really plays up...More

Thank toocansam
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit the airplane restaurant because we thought it was a novel idea and figured our five year old would enjoy it. The plane itself was neat and the kids enjoyed sitting in the cockpit but that lasted all of five minutes. The...More

Thank Tarah L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If I could give this place zero stars...i would. Not only did it take thirty minutes to seat us when there was hardly anyone at this place it took over an hour for them to bring us our food, which was not worth the wait...More

Thank annakrank
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was definitely an interesting place to eat. The food was good and moderately priced. My kids loved being able to eat in the plane and play in the cockpit (call ahead for reservations for this). If you have a party larger than 4 you...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling again and this old favorite never disappoints. Close to my hotel with quick, superb service and food - it more than gets the job done in a unique setting.

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered 2 salads to go. On the phone they said 20 minutes. It took 1 hour and 20 minutes. I'm pregnant and was starving. They didn't even discount the meal. I'm in the service industry. That's a bad move.

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Personally, this place could get an update/make-over. However, the food was on point and the staff was extremely nice and knowledgeable on the aircraft information.

Thank Lauren R
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Lynu319
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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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Description
One block east of Powers on Fountain Blvd.Adjacent to the Radisson Hotel Colorado Springs
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