Have you ever wanted to go on an airplane, but have a fear of flying? Now you can, at The Airplane Restaurant located in Colorado Springs. Serving indefinitely better food than your average 747, this unique restaurantís focal point is a fully intact Boeing KC-97 tanker. Once refueling aircrafts around the world, this 62-year-old plane now brings delight and displays rich aviation history to all its guests. Owner Steve Kanatzar has created a unique and unforgettable experience. The Airplane Restaurant is much like a museum but with a twist of great food and impeccable service.At The Airplane Restaurant, everything is made from scratch and sourced locally. Steve highly recommends the ëBlackened Ahi Tuna or Tilapiaí, served over Cajun rice and finished with chipotle citrus butter. Some other customer favorites include the ëSalmon Neptuneí, ëSteak Neptuneí, ëBuffalo Burgerí, and ëBuffalo Steakí. All the beef is Certified Angus, so you know you are getting the best.While only 42 people can actually dine inside the aircraft, the full restaurant ñ uniquely divided into four sections; the airplane, the terminal, the runway, and the bar area ñ holds 275 seats, making The Airplane Restaurant perfect for large parties and groups. The Airplane Restaurant also offers great catering options for your next event. Featured on The Food Channel and in many publications like MSN.com, Buzzfeed, The Peopleís Daily, and about every aviation magazine to date, you can be assured that visiting The Airplane Restaurant will be an unforgettable experience.
1665 Newport Rd
Colorado Springs, CO 80916