Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) boasts a diverse range of dining options in all of its 5 terminals. DFW Airport restaurants include both fine dining and fast food options. Along with eateries, the five buildings have outlets for beverages, alcohol, meals, and snacks. A few popular options here are Einstein Bros, Auntie Anne’s, Chick-fil-A, and Love Shack. To make them easily accessible for passengers arriving and departing from the airport, these restaurants and cafes are located on different levels of the terminals. One can visit these outlets upon completing the pre/post-flight procedures. 

List of DFW Airport Restaurants
DFW Airport Restaurants/Food Options at Terminals

Dallas Fort Worth Airport Restaurants at Terminal A 

DFW Airport Terminal A restaurants are famous for their fast-food and barbeque options.

EateryLocation at Terminal AFamous DishOperating Hours 
California Pizza Kitchen Level 2, Gate A28, after security check Pepperoni Pizza and California Turkey Club11:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. 
Dallas Cowboys Club Departure Level, close to Gate A21, post-security screening Ham and Cheese Sandwich, Brisket Sandwich, and Grilled Turkey Burger6:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. 
Lorena Garcia Tapas y Cocina After check-in, Level 2, Gate A33 Grilled Lemon Chicken and Cocina TostadaFrom Monday to Thursday – 11:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. On Wednesdays – 10:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. 
Panera Bread Level 2, post check-in, Gate A33 Hand-crafted sandwiches, crisp salads, and pastriesMonday to Friday, 24 hours 
Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen Near Gate A24, departures level, after check-in Crispy Atlantic Salmon* & Scallop and “Louisiana” Shrimp Gumbo10:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. 
Pinkberry Level 2, Gates A19 and A25 Frozen Yogurt (with all toppings)
Plum Market and Bar After departures, Gate A8, Level 2 Chef-crafted meals, candies, and snacks
TGI Fridays Second Level, Gate A13, after departures Mozzarella Sticks, Loaded Potato Skins, and Bucket of BonesContact +1 972-973-7316 to know the timing 
Pappasito’s CantinaOn Level 2, close to Gate A28 after check-in Baja Fish Tacos, Chicken Burrito, and Tacos al Carbon7:30 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. 
McDonald’sGates A35 and A17, Level 2, after security Burgers5:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. 
Einstein Bros. BagelsNear Gates A11 and A9 on Level 2, beyond the check-in counters Signature Shmear, Bagel, and Coffee5:30 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. 
Ling & Louie’s Asian Bar and GrillClose to A13 Gate, after security, Level 2 Asian Chopped Salad, General Ling’s Chicken, and Ling’s Seafood Hot Pot7:00 A.M. to 10: 00 P.M. 
Auntie Anne’sLevel 2, near Gate A21, after checking in Pretzel dog6:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. 
La Madeleine French Bakery & CaféPast the check-in counters on Level 2, Gate A25Sandwiches, salads, soups, and pastries5:00  A.M. to 9:00 P.M. 
StarbucksAt both Gates A20 and A37, Level 2Coffee and snacks
Dunkin’ DonutsClose to Gate A13, post departures areaDeli, bakery, and breakfastDial +1-972-973-7309 to know the timing 
The Salt Lick Bar-B-QueGate A16, after security, departures level BBQ Sampler Platter and Packaged BeerContact +1-972-973-7303 for timing
Whisk & BowlNear Gate A14 at Level 2Caramel Latte, Breakfast Burrito, Muffins, and Cookies
QdobaClose to Gate A16 at Level 2Burritos and Bowls (Qdoba Mexican Grill)24 hours on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (On Tuesday, it closes at 10:00 P.M.)
Popeyes Louisiana KitchenAt Level 2, near Gate A16Fried Chicken
La Creme Coffee & TeaClose to Gate A34 at Level 2Close to Gate A34 at Level 2

Dallas Airport Restaurants at Terminal B 

For quick bites like donuts or burgers, passengers can get to DFW Airport restaurants at Terminal B.

Restaurant Location at Terminal BSignature DishesBusiness Hours
Caribou CoffeeNear to B29 Gate on Level 2 after security Coffee and pastries5:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.
Cousin’s Bar-B-QueOn the departures Level, near Gates B12 and B43 Chicken Breast, German Sausage or Jalapeno Cheddar, and BBQ Pulled Pork Nachos7:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.
Baskin Robbins 
Gate B42, check-in level, after security Dessert (Baskin Robbins)5:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M.
Garrett Popcorn Shops  Departure Level, close to Gate B28 Caramel Crisp, Garrett Mix, and Pecan Caramel Crisp
Hickory by Kent Rathbun Near Gate B25, post security area, at Level 2Texas Roadhouse Burger and Mediterranean Lamb
Cantina LaredoOn Level 2, close to Gate B29 Classico and Traditional (Tacos)
Chili’s Level 1, after check-in, Gate B25 Grilled Appetizers5:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.

McAllister’s Deli 
Gate B40, past the check-in counters on Level 2 Sweet & Smoky Chicken and Grilled Chicken Club6:00 A.M. – 8:30 P.M.
Red Mango  Second Level, Gate B9Tropical (Mixed Yogurt) and Smoothies
Panda ExpressPost security, close to Gate B15, Level 2Original Orange Chicken and SweetFire Chicken Breast9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M.
Smashburger Check-in Level, after security, Gate B12 Cobb Salad and Black Bean Burger5:00 A.M. to 10:30 P.M.
Subway Level 1, Gate B24, beyond check-in Sandwiches and Salads

Close to Gate B28 near the departures area of Level 2Boneless and Classic Wing dishes4:30 A.M. – 10:00 P.M.
Cousin’s Back Porch Gate B47, Level 2New Orleans Muffaletta, Homemade Sausage Gumbo, and Shrimp
DecantedNear Gate B28 at the Departure LevelChocolate Lava Cake, Meat Lovers, and Single Cheese Plate
Cousins Back PorchAfter the security area at Level 2, close to Gate B47Homemade Sausage Gumbo, Roast Beef Po Boy, and New Orleans Muffaletta
The Rodeo BarNear Gate B32 at Level 2Cold beverages
Auntie Anne’sAt the Departure Level, close to Gate B29Pretzel Dog and Baked Pretzels
Baskin-RobbinsCloseby Gate B42 at Level 2Desserts
Dunkin’At Level 2, close to Gate B42Breakfast, Deli, and Bakery Items
StarbucksNear Gates B28 and B12 at Level 2Specialized Sacks and Coffee
TGI FridaysAt Level 2, close to Gate B9Whisky-Glazed Burgers, Wings, and Crispy Whisky Combo

DFW Airport Terminal C Restaurants 

Fast food outlets are widely present at Terminal C of Dallas Airport.

Food Outlets at Terminal CLocation Best Food ItemsHours of Opening
Boar’s Head Deli Near Gates C27 and C35 on Level 2SandwichesMonday – Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. 
Chick-fil-ALevel 2, Gate C24, after security Original Chicken Sandwich, salads, fruit, and wraps
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Departures level, close to Gate C6 Ribs, chicken, sausage, and pulled pork5:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. 
Freshens Yogurt and Smoothies Near Gate C35, Level 2, post check-in Smoothies
Maggiano’s Level 2, Gate C17 Italian Sausage Flatbread, Chicken Parmesan, and The Italian5:00 A.M. to 10:30 P.M.
Nowitzki Near the departures area, Level 2, Gate C37 Jamaican Jerk Chicken and Cheese Burger6:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. 
Pappadeaux Seafood Bar Post security, Gate C14, Level 2Louisiana-style dishes and Chefs’ selections of seafood10:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. 
Shake Shack Near Gate C6 on Level 2ShackBurger, Chick’ n Shack*, and Sausage, Egg N’ Cheese11:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. 
Bleu Mediterranean On Level 1, near the C10 gate Cocktails and Draft Beer
Pizza Hut Departures Area, C22, Level 2Wings, Chicken Alfredo (Pasta), and BBQ Chicken6:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. 
Pappadeaux Seafood KitchenClose to Gate C14 at Level 2Ice-cold Beer, Fried Shrimp, and Crispy Atlantic Salmon* & Scallop
Pappasito’s CantinaDeparture Level, near Gate C19Taco Dinner and Chicken Burrito
Banh ShopCloseby Gate C22 at Level 2Banh Fire Bowl and Spicy California Crunch Roll
Ampersand Coffee HouseLevel 2, close to Gate C37Avocado Toast and smoothies
Auntie Anne’sAt a close range within Gate C21 at Level 2Pretzels and Pretzel Dog
Baskin-RobbinsClose to Gate C17 at the Departure LevelDessert
Chili’sAt Level 2, near Gate C35Presidente Margarita and Texas Cheese Fries
Dunkin’Near Gate C17 at Level 2Deli, Bakery, and Breakfast Items
Einstein Bros. BagelsAt the Departure Level, close to Gate C6Sandwiches and Caribou Coffee
McDonald’sNearby Gate C22 at Level 2Fast Food
PinkberryClose to Gate C22 at Level 2Frozen Yogurt
StarbucksAt Level 2, near Gate C21Drinks and snacks
TGI FridaysClose to Gate C29 at Level 2Chips & Salsa and Wings (Boneless and Traditional)
Whisk & BowlAt Level 2, nearby Gate C12Sausage & Egg Muffins, Hot Chocolate, and Gluten-free Muffins

Dallas Airport Restaurants Terminal D 

Fliers visiting DFW Airport Terminal D restaurants can get access to different cuisines and delicacies.

EateryLocation at Terminal DWell-Known DishesOperating Hours 
Applebee’s Gate D12, Level 3, Whisky Bacon Burger, Double Crunch Shrimp, and Shrimp ‘N’ Parmesan Sirloin*
Bar Louie After the security area, close to Gate D22 on Level 3 Turkey Club (Sandwich) and Louie’s Choice Cheeseburger*8:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.
Brewed D25 Gate, Level 3, post the check-in counters Texas Breakfast and Pretzel Sticks
Buffalo Wild Wings Upper floor, Departures Level, near Gate D27  Traditional wings, Buffalo Blue Burger, and Street Tacos9:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.
Cake Bar Close to Gates D2 and D27, on Level 3 Red Velvet Cake and German Chocolate CakeTuesday to Thursday – 10:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. Sunday – 12:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. Friday and Saturday – 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.
Counter Culture Coffee At Gate D2, Departures Level, after security Freshly roasted coffeeTiming may vary 
Flying Saucer Draught Emporium Level 3, near to Gate D20 Turkey Burger, Pepperoni (Pizza), and Fish Tacos5:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.
The Italian Kitchen by Wolfgang Puck Past security, close to Gate D34, Level 3Grilled Salmon* and Chicken Club sandwichMonday, Friday, and Sunday – 7:30 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Tuesday to Thursday and Saturday – 7:30 A.M. to 7:30 P.M.
Trinity Groves Food Locker Gate D1, Departures Level Holly Crust Pizza and Millionaire Margarita
Whataburger After security, Level 3, near Gate D12 Spicy Chicken Sandwich and Whataburger6:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M.
CRU Food and Wine Bar Check-in Level, Gate D27, departures area Stone Fire Pizza, Prosciutto Sandwich, and Wines6:30 A.M. to 11:00 P.M.
Artisan MarketNear Gate D28 at Level 3Tex Mex Chicken, BLT Sandwiches, Soups, and Salads
Eatzi’sDeparture Level, close to Gate D5Ham & Cheese on Wheat, Cheese Tray, and Caesar Salad
TX/MXAt a close range within Gate D31 at Level 3TXMX Waffle and Street Style Tacos
Cantina LaredoNearby Gate D24 at the Departure LevelThe Americana and Enchilada Veracruz
HickoryAt Level 3, close to Gate D22Roasted Poblano Brisket Chili, Pulled Pork Plate, and Caramel Bread Pudding
Banh ShopNear Gate D10 at Level 3Banh Fire Bowl and Drunken Noodles
Auntie Anne’sDeparture Level, close to Gate D36Pretzels
Chick-fil-ANear Gate D18 at Level 3Original Chicken Sandwich06:00 A.M. to 09:00 P.M. from Monday to Saturday (Closed on Sunday)
Lavazza CoffeeAt Level 3, close to Gate D34Italian Coffee
McDonald’sNearby Gate D33 at the Departure LevelEgg McMuffins, Big Macs, Smoothies, World Famous Fries, and Breakfast Bagels
PinkberryClose to Gate D12 at Level 3Frozen Yogurt (All Toppings)
StarbucksAt the Departure Level, near Gate D12Coffee

DFW Airport Restaurants at Terminal E

Although relatively fewer in number, restaurants at DFW Airport Terminal E provide various culinary options.

RestaurantLocation at Terminal EFamous Food ItemsFunctional Hours 
2.0 Taco and Tequila Bar After the security area, close to Gate E31, Level 2Control Tower (Cocktail) and Quesp Balanco (Starters)6:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M.
Drew Pearson’s Sports 88 Level 2, near Gate E5, post the check-in counters Texas Style Breakfast Burrito10:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.
IHOP Gate E8, departures level, past security Ultimate Steakburgers and Hot & Spicy Wings (Appetizers)5:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.
Panda Express and Bar Adjacent to Gate E33, on the check-in level  Original Orange Chicken, Home Walnut Shrimp, Shanghai Angus Steak, and Chicken Breast
Sonny Bryan’s Smokehouse Level 2, close to Gate E13 Texas Fizz, Orange Chicken, and Chicken Egg RollMonday-Saturday – 6:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. Sunday – 11:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.
Wendy’s Departure Level, near Gate E33, after check-inFries, Burgers, and Salads4:00 A.M. to 11:00 P.M.
Jamba Close to Gate E21, Level 2Shots, smoothies, juices, and bowls
Love Shack Level 2, after check-in, Gate E12 American HamburgerMonday and Saturday – 6:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday – 6:00 A.M. to 6:30 P.M. Tuesday and Friday – 6:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.
Peet’s Coffee and Tea Near E18 Gate, check-in level, after security Bakery Items, Dark Roast, and Fresh Beans4:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.
TGI Fridays Level 2, after check-in, Gate E17 Classic Fridays Combo, Dragon Fruit Margarita, and Fridays Original LIT4:30 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.
Auntie Anne’sClose to Gate E5 at the Departure LevelPretzels
Chick-fil-AAt Level 2, near Gate E5Original Chicken Sandwich and Wraps
Dunkin’Close to Gate E8 at Level 2Breakfast, Deli, and Bakery Items
Einstein Bros. BagelsAt the Departure Level, near Gate E13Bagel with Signature Shmear and Baked Pastries
Jimmy John’sClose to Gate E21 at Level 2Italian Night Club and Ultimate Porker
StarbucksNear Gate E34 at Level 2Coffee and snacks
Uno Due GoAt the Departure Level, close to Gate E36NY Style Bagel and Grilled Cheese Sandwich

More than 100 restaurants and food outlets are available at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. The outlets remain open on most days and during varied hours. Also, DFW Airport restaurants offer a variety of culinary choices. Especially for international travelers, the availability of multiple options helps satisfy their preferences. 

Where to eat at DFW Airport restaurants?

At Dallas Cowboys Club and Cousin’s Bar-B-Q, fliers can eat and explore different cuisines.

Which type of food is Dallas Airport known for?

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport is known for its Tex-Mex Cuisines. Alongside these, Texas-style barbecue and Frozen Margaritas make it famous.

What is TGI Fridays’ famous dish at Dallas Fort Worth Airport?

Loaded potato skins and mozzarella sticks are some popular dishes at DFW Airport.

Where can I eat fish at DFW Airport?

At DFW, in restaurants like Pappasito’s Cantina and Flying Saucer Draught Emporium, passengers can eat fish.

Which are the best restaurants in DFW Airport for Pizza?

California Pizza Kitchen is among the best restaurants at DFW Airport for Pizza. Also, Pizza Hut is preferable for the same.

Which restaurant has the best chicken at Dallas Fort Worth Airport?

For chicken, there are multiple restaurants available at DFW Airport, such as Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen and Pappasito’s Cantina.

Does Dallas Fort Worth Airport have restaurants serving wines?

Yes, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport has some restaurants that offer wines to flyers. One such outlet is CRU Food and Wine Bar. It is located at Terminal D.

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