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.

Messina’s Runway Cafe will be closing at 2:00 pm on Saturday, August 19. 

Messina’s Runway Cafe will be closed Saturday, August 26 due to private events. The Cafe will resume normal business hours at 8:00 am on Sunday, August 27.

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