UrbanDaddy
dal
Sign-up-badge
UrbanDaddy is a free exclusive email magazine devoted to keeping you in the know.
Food

Dallas Home > Food > Airplane

Published September 29, 2010

Airplane
Dining with Private Jets

UD - Delta Charlie’s Bar & GrillYou’ve always loved a restaurant with a good view.

A steakhouse that overlooks Downtown. A BBQ joint that overlooks Oak Cliff. A sushi place that overlooks the Cowboys Cheerleaders practicing.

And now: a cozy restaurant with a patio view of jets.

Introducing Delta Charlie’s Bar & Grill, the new (and only) restaurant at the Dallas Executive Airport, now open for your next plane-adjacent rendezvous.

First of all, you should know: it isn’t hard to get to this place. It’s eight miles south of Downtown, and parking is free and laughably close to the airport.

So the next time you just need to escape from the hustle of the city, you’ll head out here, enter through the main terminal and quickly find yourself in a space that screams “casual restaurant celebrating flight”: there are floor-to-ceiling windows looking onto the runway, a huge picture of a plane taking up one entire wall and a massive red fan that looks like a propeller.

Order a cold beer and get comfortable. Then, when you’re ready for the best plane-watching views in the city (ideally, this’ll be at sunset), head out onto the patio, where you can sink into some Rack o’ Back ribs as you watch everything from single-prop planes to G5 jets take off and land about 20 yards away from you.

Now would be a good time to put on your aviators.
ADVERTISEMENT Arrow2-down
_
  • September 30, 2014

    Pie Hard

    Pie Hard
    A Casual Pizza Joint at Preston Center

  • September 26, 2014

    Out Front

    Out Front
    Three Meals (and Whiskey) in Highland Park

  • September 24, 2014

    Hugo for It

    Hugo for It
    A Friendly House of Pot Roast and Beer

  • September 16, 2014

    The Cure

    The Cure
    Getting Salami in the Mail

  • September 09, 2014

    Banh Voyage

    Banh Voyage
    Vietnamese Sandwiches on SMU Boulevard

© 2014 UrbanDaddy.
All Rights Reserved.
Photo: Blake Ryan Photography

Loading...

close