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The Hangar Restaurant & Flight Lounge

540 1st St SE, Albert Whitted Airport, Second Floor, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-5037
+1 727-823-7767
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
540 1st St SE, Albert Whitted Airport, Second Floor, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-5037
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A great hang out place, good bar, music and good food with a Mediterranean flavour. OK the evening we went our server was new, not very experienced but then everybody needs to start somewhere. However he did his best was probably over attentive but in...More

Thank Barry I
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having moved from the area, we were looking forward to breakfast at the Hanger, it was a favorite of ours, I'm a pilot and love being at the airport! This mornings breakfast, however, I give a two rating and that is being generous as we...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one of St Pete's place ya gotta go. Great even if you aren't an aviation buff but even better if you are! Many years ago, airport cafe's were at most small airports but they have went by the wayside but the Hanger is...More

Thank Hermon D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great meal with excellent view of airport action. Cold beer and great food create a great dining experience. Will be back soon.

Thank E Alonzo C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here. Dining outside on the deck with a great view of the aircraft coming and going is worth the trip. (It can be breezy on the deck.) We had chicken & waffles, wraps and turkey/bacon club. All very good. Service is average....More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m giving The Hanger 4* because I went at the peak of lunchtime…food was slow to arrive on the table. No more negatives. This is an iconic St Pete restaurant…Home cooking done well, plenty of it & tons of flavor…seriously skip breakfast if you want...More

Thank Chrissy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Serving line depleted, and some stuff left on the line for too long. We enjoyed the veggies, frittatas and desserts. Service friendly but somewhat inattentive! Staff seemed to be in a little bit over their heads.

Thank Cutegyo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here several times and never had a meal that wasn't delicious. In fact, I've never been there with anyone that didn't think their meal was delicious. Sitting up above a private airport is fun to view. One time we even took a helicopter...More

Thank Shelley S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a little trouble finding this spot, and mistakenly parked in the street in metered parking. Next time we will know to park in the lot to the NE of the bldg. Excellent location w view of runway, nicely decorated with vintage aircraft etc,...More

Thank LoisLane_S17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is located next to a small airport with the seating on the second floor so you get a good view of the small planes taking off and landing. The food is very good with a different special every day. Service was very efficient...More

Thank mmmbank
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14 March 2018|
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Response from travelerscal | Reviewed this property |
100% you can. The place is very informal and friendly. Take your kid, go and enjoy.
1 January 2018|
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Response from Kevin O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, parking is off street and well lighted. Establishment has plenty of staff on hand and overall neighborhood is well maintained.
13 December 2017|
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Response from Steady2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does have parking!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
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, Private Dining, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 1st St SE, Albert Whitted Airport, Second Floor, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-5037
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-823-7767
  • E-mail
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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