The Hangar Cafe & Bar


Cafe • Tasty • Island Flight Airport

Dine In & Takeaway

GF • DF • VVegan

Opening Hours
Monday 6:30am – 3:30pm
Tuesday 6:30am – 3:30pm
Wednesday 6:30am – 3:30pm
Thursday 6:30am – 3:30pm
Friday 6:30am – 3:30pm
Saturday 7:30am – 1:30pm
Sunday 7:30am – 1:30pm

Xmas Opening Times

Xmas Eve 6:30am – 12:30pm
Xmas Day Closed
Boxing Day Closed
Monday 27/12 7:00am – 1:30pm
Tuesday 28/12 7:00am – 1:30pm
Wednesday 29/12 7:00am – 1:30pm
Thursday 30/12 7:00am – 1:30pm
New Years Eve 7:00am – 1:30pm
New Years Day Closed
Sunday 2/1 Closed
Monday 3/1 7:00am – 1:30pm
Tuesday 4/1 Back to regular trading hours

Monday 27/12 – Monday 3/1 – Holiday Menu Only

About Us

The Hangar Cafe & Bar really is a unique dining experience like no other. Enjoy breakfast, lunch and a refreshing beverage at our licenced bar just metres from the exciting Whitsunday Airport runway. Enjoy sipping a delicious glass of bubbles or indulging in our delicious menu while watching planes and helicopters lift off from the picturesque Whitsunday Airport. We are open 7 days a week and are also available for private functions from 5 to 200+ guests. For any questions or queries, get in touch!


Find Us

Breakfast Menu

Pilots Breakfast (GFO) / 24

Eggs your way, bacon, chipolatas, hash brown, baked beans, rosemary tomatoes, mushrooms, sourdough, hollandaise sauce and tomato relish

Eggs Benny with bacon (GFO) / 22

Sourdough, poached eggs, bacon, spinach, hollandaise sauce and tomato relish

Eggs Benny with salmon (GFO) / 24

Sourdough, poached eggs, salmon, spinach, hollandaise sauce and tomato relish

Eggs your way (GFO) / 13

Fried, poached or scrambled, on sourdough with rosemary tomatoes, spinach and tomato relish

Add chorizo/ 4

Add bacon (2 rashers) / 4

Sausage & egg burger (GFO) / 12

Egg, cheese, tomato relish, smokey BBQ sauce, hollandaise sauce and hash brown

Bacon & egg burger (GFO) / 12

Egg, cheese, tomato, relish, smokey BBQ sauce, hollandaise sauce and hash brown

Brekkie Wrap (GFO) / 14

Egg, bacon, spinach, tomato, cheese, tomato relish, BBQ and ranch sauces

Add avocado / 4

Add halloumi / 4

Breakfast Bruschetta (GFO) / 16

Tomato, red onion, feta, poached egg, basil pesto and balsamic glaze

Add chorizo / 4

Add halloumi / 4

Smashed avo (GFO) / 16

Sourdough with spinach and avocado

Add bacon (2 rashers) / 4

Add poached egg / 2

Ham and cheese croissant / 9
Plain croissant / 6
Wirraway Waffles / 15

Served with berries, maple syrup or Nutella, ice cream and cream

Squirrel smoothie / 8.5

Almond milk, mango, mixed berries, banana and honey

Acai Bowl / 15

Amazonia Acai with mango, mixed berries, almond milk. topped with fresh seasonal fruit

Add coconut shreds / 1

Add granola / 1

Add coconut yoghurt / 1

Seasoned hash browns / 1.5

Junior Pilot Breakfast

Little engineer (GFO) / 10

Bacon, egg your way, toast, hashbrown and baked beans (children up to 12 years)

Fruit Toast (GFO) / 5

2 Slices with butter

Toast (GFO) / 5

Vegemite, peanut butter, honey, Nutella or jam

Lunch Menu

Hangar Classics

Wagyu Messerschmittzel / 25

Crumbed steak wagyu, gravy, chips and salad

Nancy Bird Parmi / 25

Chicken parmigiana, Napoli, cheese, bacon, chips and salad

Kingsford Smith Steak Sandwich (GFO) / 22

Rib fillet, toasted Turkish bread, swiss cheese, tomato, lettuce, beer-battered onion rings, caramelised onion, seeded mustard, ranch dressing, aioli and a side of chips

Concorde-on Bleu (GFO) / 22

Toasted turkish bread, chicken schnitzel, ham, lettuce, Swiss cheese, tomato, bearnaise or chipotle sauce and a side of chips

Huey Hangar burger (GFO) / 20

Beef patty, smokey bacon, burger cheese, lettuce, tomato, dill pickles, onion, mustard, burger sauce and tomato sauce on a toasted bun and a side of chips

Baron Schnitzel burger (GFO) / 20

Crumbed wagyu, caramelised onion, tomato, mixed leaves, cheese, dill pickles, onion, ranch dressing, onion rings on a toasted turkish and a side of chips

Vickers Veggie Burger (GFO) / 19

Veggie patty, lettuce, avocado spread, tomato, cheese, dill pickles, onion, ranch dressing, onion rings on a toasted bun and a side of chips

Lancaster lasagne / 20

House-made lasagne served with chips and salad

Spruce Goose Roast Pumpkin & crispy chicken salad (VO) / 17

Feta, pine nuts and honey mustard dressing

Neptune plate / 25

Battered barramundi, prawn cones, crumbed crab claw, tartare, chips and salad

Catalina Calamari / 23

Salt and pepper calamari, tartare, chips and salad

SH-3 Sea King Fish & chips / 19

Barramundi, tartare, chips and salad

Wraps & Toasties

Smoked salmon wrap (GFO) / 17

Dill cream cheese, onion, fresh avocado, lettuce, tomato, feta, greek yoghurt and a side of chips

F-22 Raptor Wraps (GFO) / 12

BLT/Ham/Chicken/Falafel, all with salad

Available all day

Cessna Sandwiches (GFO) 

Ham, cheese and salad / 8.5

Chicken, cheese and salad / 8.5

Salad / 7

Available all day

F-14 Tomcat Toasties (GFO) / 8

Ham, cheese, tomato, onion and honey mustard sauce / 8.5

Chicken, cheese, avocado spread, onion and Caesar dressing / 8.5

Bacon, cheese, hollandaise sauce, relish & BBQ sauce / 8.5

Available all day

Turn & Burn

Grumman Nuggets / 10

Chicken nuggets and chips

Lightning Loaded Fries / 12

Bacon, cheese and ranch dressing

Wessex Wedges / 10

Sour cream and sweet chilli sauce

Onion Rings / 6

Beer battered onion rings

Spitfries, Beer Battered Chips / 8

With The Hangar’s secret seasoning

Small / 6

Large / 8

Add gravy, aioli, ranch or chipotle / 1.5

Dietary Symbols

GFO – Gluten Free Option    VO – Vegan Option

Whitsunday Menu holds no responsibility for dietary claims made within this menu. It is the individual’s responsibility to check ingredients used in the food does not compromise any special dietary requirements.

Specials, News & Events


Amanda L – May 2021

Great food and coffee, and can’t beat the atmosphere! ✈ ?


larkecj – January 2021

Best Coffee in Airlie Beach! Great Homemade food and awesome service! Thank you will definitely recommend
Perfect space for the kids to run around or to check out the planes take off. Great milk alternatives for the delicious coffee!

Dan Morey – August 2021

Great little find, a cafe with a difference, sit and watch the light aircraft and helicopters take of and land.
Always a yummy Friday special lunch. Coffee is good, lime milkshakes ?
Wow, should have taken a picture of the lasagna before I started eating! Awesome ???

Source: Google Reviews