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The Hangar Restaurant & Flight Lounge

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540 1st St SE, At Albert Whitted Airport near the Dali museum, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-5037
+1 727-823-7767
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08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Savannah, GA
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199 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 398 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This restaurant has a great vibe, and you don't have to be an aviation nut to appreciate it. Really good food and friendly service, too. Well worth a visit for something truly unique.

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Thank originalbob
Michigan
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156 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There was above average food in a restaurant overlooking a private plane airfield. Service was fine and prices were reasonable. Not worth a special trip, but if you are at the nearby Dali Museum, it's worth a short walk over.

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Liberal, Kansas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You don't have to be a pilot to enjoy the food and fun! Great service, great food, (and LOTS of it!) and the airplane decor is fun!

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Thank Jerri Lynn L
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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153 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A short walk from the Dali Museum. Food fresh and tasty and you can also eat on the covered open air balcony

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed having lunch here. The smoked Gouda stuffed meatballs and wedge salad were delicious.

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Thank Lacynda H
nancy2004_11, Owner at The Hangar Restaurant & Flight Lounge, responded to this review

Dear Lacynda H, Thank you for dining with us. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We look forward to you visiting us again soon. Sincerely, Steve and Nancy Westphal More 

Munster, Indiana
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If visiting the Dali Museum nearby (or not) this is a great place to grab a bite. Nice brunch/lunch place, not sure about dinner. good drinks and pleasant service.

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Thank James N
Cleveland, Ohio
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196 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little restaurant upstairs at the local airport. Excellent, large burgers for a very reasonable price. Service was very good and they have a nice selection of local beers. The live entertainment is a little loud for the dining room but the bar is quieter. Fun place.

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the family here for breakfast. We had a range of dishes including Chicken & Waffles, Shrimp & Grits, Biscuits & Gravy, and the usual bacon and eggs. Everything was tasty and prepared well. Service was "relaxed" which we didn't mind because we were busy talking and watching the planes.

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Celebration, Florida
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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for a place in close proximity to the Mahaffey Theater and stumbled upon the Hanger Restaurant. We weren't looking for a fine dining experience and were looking for decent food at a decent price. We weren't disappointed. As a connoisseur of fine burgers, my choice was obvious. My better half ordered the Salmon. Our Server was personable;... More 

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While living in St Petersburg, we had brunch here a few times. It was quite nice. The food was a cut above. The place was modern, clean, bathed in sunlight, and with a view of the small downtown airfield. An added bonus is live music most nights. One criticism is the wait staff always seemed to get something wrong with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19
Cuisine
American, Bar, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 1st St SE, At Albert Whitted Airport near the Dali museum, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-5037
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-823-7767
Description
Located at the St. Petersburg Albert Whitted Airport, overlooking the runway to Tampa Bay waterfront. We are adjacent to USF St Petersburg Campus and All Children's Hospital and Bayfront Hospital, and close to St. Anthony's Hospital. Jazz Jam session every Monday night. Our Executive Chef Matthew Smith creates beautiful daily specials.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?