Enjoy the entertaining aircraft as
they land and take-off between bites of a delicious "Bomber
Burger". Chocolate malts, prepared with ice-cream that is made
especially for us right here in Fredericksburg, and hand
battered onion rings are awaiting your enjoyment.
This absolutely beautiful Airport Diner is again a "one of
a kind" creation built after considerable research into the
Diners of old. Lots of stainless, terrazzo floors, black
granite counters and booth tops, all provide comfortable
relaxing dining on old time diner favorites.
Airport Diner is a classic 1940's diner, located next door to
the Hangar Hotel and immediately adjacent to the Gillespie
County Airport aircraft parking ramp. From the booths,
you can watch airplanes and other aircraft come and go while
enjoying great sandwiches, breakfast all day, and the daily
Chef's Blue Plate Specials. The Diner is not just a
place to grab some food, but rather a unique atmosphere to
relax and enjoy a good meal while reliving the past. And
you never know what you might see land just outside the
after the railcar diners of old in the northeastern states,
the Airport Diner features a curved ceiling of birch trimmed
in mahogany. Bright stainless abounds on the walls, as
wells as the equipment and fixtures. The floors are done
in the lost art of terrazzo, which consists of the grinding
and polishing of granite particles. All counter-tops are
black granite with soda fountain stools and booth seating are
done in matching comfortable mahogany colored fabric.
Original aviation art by Lance Von Prum, decorates the
walls. Large windows allow ample viewing of the aircraft
parked adjacent to the diner or to arriving and departing
aircraft on the main runway.
staff is available to serve you. The staff is either
young students working their way through college or a young
parent raising young children. Return guests look
forward to visiting with the staff to see what adventures have
occurred in their lives since their last stop. These
bright young servers will have fun with you, if you don't
watch out. Breakfast and lunch hours can be very busy,
but they will usually wear big smiles such as
The Diner serves homemade biscuits, sausage gravy, eggs,
pancakes, Belgium waffles, home fried potatoes, sausage, bacon
and ham all day long. In addition, salads, BLT, club,
chicken, hot roast beef or turkey sandwiches are served.
Bomber Burgers are also favorites. A fine selection of
healthy salads are also available for your choosing. A
full line of delicious ice cream and desserts are featured.
These include malts/shakes in stainless containers, along with
floats, sundaes, banana splits, peach cobblers, brownies,
etc. And don't forget the hand-battered Diner Onion
Rings. Kid's menu selections
include, Rosie the Riveter Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Chips,
Kamikaze Dogs with Chips, Patton's P B & J Sandwich with
Chips, Nimitz Chicken Nuggets with French Fries. Ask your
server about daily Blue Plate Specials.
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Wednesday through Thursday - 11:00 AM till
Friday - 8:00 AM till 2:00 PM
Saturday - 8:00 AM till
4:00 PM (Diner will be closing at 2 pm for a private event on
Saturday, October 12th)
(Closed Monday and