Runway Café


Messina’s Runway Cafe is located inside the Terminal building at the newly restored New Orleans Lakefront Airport. The Runway Cafe offers traditional New Orleans cuisine created by Executive Chef Leon West and served is in an historical aviation setting.

The Runway Cafe offers daily breakfast and lunch specials, Tuesday – Sunday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Savor New Orleans breakfast classics such as: Eggs Benedict, Eggs Hussard and Shrimp and Grits or try our signature homemade sweet potato biscuits.

Lunch at Runway Cafe offers a diner-style menu with a daily, “Blue Plate Special.” Or for those who want to indulge, Louisiana lump crab cakes, gourmet burgers and sandwiches are also available. Join us for a unique breakfast or lunch experience at the Runway Café today.

Need more information?  Contact us at the Runway Café, 504-241-5300.

Click here to view our 2017 Thanksgiving Day Lunch Menu

Messina’s Runway Cafe will be closing at 1:30pm on Friday, October 20.

Messina’s Runway Cafe will be serving Breakfast and Lunch in the Grand Atrium Wednesday, October 18- Sunday, October 22 due to private events being held in the Walnut Room. 

We apologize for any inconvenience.

 Are you interested in hosting an event with us? Call our Sales Office at (504) 241-5300.

 2017 Breakfast Menu                                2017 Lunch Menu