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6501 E Rutter Ave, Spokane, WA 99212
(509) 534-5986
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice to eat and watch planes

We went for breakfast, nice atmosphere. Decorated like an old dinner work lots of stuff to look at. Very clean and busy. Great variety to choose from and great value.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
Debbi D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

We went for breakfast, nice atmosphere. Decorated like an old dinner work lots of stuff to look at. Very clean and busy. Great variety to choose from and great value.

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Love watching the plains take off and land while you sit and have a nice meal. Lots of choices on the menu, I'm sure you can find something that you like on their menu.

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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29 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Even if my husband wasn't a aviation geek, we would return here again and again. Cinnamon rolls are killer. We have never had bad service in the 9 years of eating here, I am really surprised to read of a problem. The original family still own this restaurant, I would call and talk to a manager before I let one... More 

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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85 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

My one tip on most of the items on the menu, choose the half order. My Chicken Fried Steak half order was huge, couldn't finish it. Service was fast and attentive. Will be back. Get there early it is usually packed and busy.

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We had breakfast there and it was absolutely fabulous! Large portions and not overly priced. They served REAL hashbrowns and the chicken fried steak was not only delicious, it was big enough to feed 2 people! While enjoying our breakfast, since Skyway Cafe is right next to Felts Field Air strip, we got to watch the planes take off and... More 

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We ate here the other day and were satisfied overall. We ordered from the menu (choosing something was the hard part.) I myself got the Belgian waffle and a side of sausage and half a side order of hash browns. When the food arrived I was surprised at the size of the waffle, but mostly the amount of hash browns... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My loves and I went to Felts Field for their Neighborhood Appreciate Day and decided to get something to eat. Although they were extremely busy we were seated immediately. Our server was a bit brusk, but in no way rude and she was efficient. I am a huge fan of Eggs Benedict and theirs is definitely in my top ten!... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

My family and I wanted to try something new on Satuday for breakfast. We knew that any diner would be busy and anticipated a wait to be seated, we are a family of 5 so we usually have to wait. After we were seated, it took almost 20 minutes to get out order taken. We then waited another 45 minutes... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014 via mobile

This was my first visit :-) bigger inside than I imagined and LARGE portions of delish dishes for breakfast! We had the California Benedict and a Country Scramble. Atmosphere was fun and the building is full of aviation history!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food came quickly, the atmosphere was great, and the service was friendly. It was also affordable and easy to find.

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  • Address: 6501 E Rutter Ave, Spokane, WA 99212
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Spokane
  • Phone Number: (509) 534-5986

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