"Valkyrie cafe at Air Force Museum" Top 5 Page for this destination Dayton Restaurant Tip by Ewingjr98

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As far as museum cafeterias go, this one is about as lame as any other. Their only options are basically burgers, hot dogs, and a few fried foods like French fries and chicken strips. Most of the food is pre-made, and has probably been sitting for hours. We arrived around noon, and the cafeteria was almost empty despite a good crowd at the museum.

I grabbed a double cheeseburger and fries off the warming rack for about $5, plus a fountain drink for another $2. I loaded the burger with fresh veggies just to get a little healthiness from the meal.

All in all, it is pretty basic food at a fair price. Besides, there's nothing else nearby.

The Valkyrie Cafe is named after a USAF prototype aircraft called the XB-70 Valkyrie, a high-altitude, high-speed, nuclear-capable bomber built and flown in the 1960s.

Favorite Dish: The best part of this place is the view of the aircraft displays out front.

Address: USAF museum, Wright Patterson AFB
Price Comparison: less expensive than average
Directions: The cafe in in the upper floor at the museum entrance.
othercontact: afmfcafe@donet.com
Phone: (937) 255-2735 ext 451
Price: less than US$10
Rating: 2
Theme: Fast Food
Website: http://www.afmuseum.com/pls/apex/f?p=145.:6:1339872947410482.::NO::P0_NODEID:995.::

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Dec 5, 2009
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