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Address: 9A Lafayette Rd - US Route 1, Hampton, NH
Phone Number: 603-964-6749
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This classic "grass strip" attracts general aviation enthusiasts,...

This classic "grass strip" attracts general aviation enthusiasts, antique airplane buffs and anyone who enjoys watching planes. With just 2000 feet of turf runway and a pilots' lounge that's a throwback to the good old days, You'll see plenty of interesting planes and the people who fly them! Daring visitors can take a "thrill ride" in an historic 1930 New Standard open-air biplane and fly over the nearby beaches Hampton Airfield has had continuous Piper Cub training since 1946. Open Deck Cafe 7AM - 2PM

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Great place...

Not only is the food good, the airplanes are fun to watch!! More activity in the summer months, but always a good alternative in the off-months too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Not only is the food good, the airplanes are fun to watch!! More activity in the summer months, but always a good alternative in the off-months too.

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Thank Pamelaford14
Hudson, New Hampshire
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36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great little airport that was just paved. Parking to watch planes and a cafe to eat breakfast and lunch until 2 pm

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Thank Penny S
Hamlin, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We ate at the restaurant there-really good with lots of variety & enough to fill you up for several hours!

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Thank HMSJ2011
Hampton, New Hampshire
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

We keep going back. Food is good american food, well prepared and enjoyable. The service is friendly, the plates are alway full of food which is prepared as requested, meaning rare, medium and well done.

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Thank Biff A
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

Great for breakfast. Had their crab cake Benedict and it was very good. Coffee was hot and the service was friendly. Plan on a wait if you choose to go there on the weekend.

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Thank Steven D
Hampton, NH
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

I have been to the Airport Diner several times in the past few months. While I consider the food to be above average, the preparation and service staff have been spotty. Eggs well done when they were ordered over, coffee refills have been forgotten, small things to be sure, but things than can spoil a mea.

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Thank NAPA368
Hampton, New Hampshire
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Hampton Airfield is a historic site (started in the 40's) which until recently was a grass only strip. Now there is a paved runway and taxiways alongside the grass. Best of both worlds. Awesome Airfield Cafe with excellent breakfast and lunch food. Only open until 2 pm, but worth the visit. In summer, you can eat out on the deck... More 

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Thank wienernh
Nashua, New Hampshire
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86 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

This is an old time airfield with alot of small planes. Control tower was redone recently. There is a small restaurant there but has never been open while I have been on premises. If your heading North on Rt 1 it is on the right, kind of a nondescript road. If you reach the Harley dealer you have gone to... More 

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Thank jester1340
Hampton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

great for the grandson to watch the planes while eating breakfast Oh ya, the food is good too !!!!! I had the Morning Glory

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Thank Russell B
Hampton, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This has to be the best breakfast place on the N.H. seacoast. Good food at a good value with the benefit of airplanes flying into the front yard.

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