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Flight Deck Bar and Grill

1207 W Gurler Rd, Rochelle Municipal Airport, Rochelle, IL 61068-9501
+1 815-561-3664
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (10 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Bar
££ - £££
1207 W Gurler Rd, Rochelle Municipal Airport, Rochelle, IL 61068-9501
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Watching the parachuters is fun, but the bar is LOUD and the quality of food is inconsistent at best. We've stopped bring out-of-town guests here because we're embarrassed at the quality of the service or food...or both. Go for drinks (expensive). The menu is eclectic...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Food took forever, order was wrong, and cold. Not giving them anymore buisness. Use to be a great place... not so much anymore.

Thank Cody D
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This was our first time here, and we had a large group of people. The waitstaff and atmosphere was GREAT!!! We enjoyed watching the planes and skydivers jump while eating great food!! (we weren't expecting this at a local airport). The kids were entertained in...More

Thank Erik M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Flight Deck is located on the Rochelle Airport. From inside the restaurant or on the patio, you can watch the skydivers land almost right in front of you. The food is excellent! Big portions, too. Sometimes the service is a spotty, but the servers are...More

Thank Garmr13
Reviewed 8 August 2017

In the past this place has greatly disappointed me....however; we ate there this weekend and I was pleasantly surprise at the current menu and the current staff. I had the quinoa salad and my group ate sandwiches to steak dinners. Everyone liked their meal. The...More

Thank deanabingham
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Do not overlook the specials as they are fantastic. During the daytime you can observe skydivers right outside the restaurant as the Chicago Skydiving Center is right next door.

1  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Local person said they had good food. Was there during a rain storm. Interesting and crowded with some air activity. Friendly staff and helpful. Only had beers and nachos. Of course the beers were good but the nachos were not. Soaked in cheese and buried...More

Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

After I went skydiving for the first time I was offered a free beer (Yay!) But to my dismay my family was denied seating because apparently 'they were closed' at 5pm on a Sunday, filled with customers, but apparently too full to sit at the...More

Thank krissyangel44
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner here, and particularly delighted in the patio dining and ability to watch the skydivers! What a treat! The food was good, and the drinks were good, too. Vegan available, as well as burgers and salads. Nice stop! --Just off of...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We went saturday to enjoy some cocktails, dinner and to watch the skydivers. Unfortunately, the winds were too severe for jumping, but we enjoyed great appetizers, cocktails and dinner. Would have been great to watch the jumpers landing, but next time we will call ahead...More

Thank Greg D
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22 March 2017|
Response from Douglas S | Property representative |
We're about 3 or 4 miles from the Holiday Inn Express. We'd love to have you at the Flight Deck.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$30
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1207 W Gurler Rd, Rochelle Municipal Airport, Rochelle, IL 61068-9501
    (I-88 & Hwy 251)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rochelle
  • Phone Number: +1 815-561-3664
  • E-mail
The Flight Deck Bar & Grill is open year-round at the Rochelle Municipal Airport. April thru October, enjoy a unique view of parachutes descending overhead during Chicagoland Skydiving Center operations. The menu features a variety of appetizers, salads, sandwiches and entrees featuring seasonal ingredients. The bar serves beer, wine and liquor and has a seasonal list of signature cocktails and infuses its own flavored liquors. Reservations are accepted for parties up to 30.
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