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#1 Old 11-13-2003, 11:34 PM
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Does anyone know what their options are? Has anyone flown Delta or can vouch for the edible-ness of their meals?
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#2 Old 12-01-2003, 12:30 PM
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I dunno about Delta, but whatever stuff British Airways serves, it was AMAZING.
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#3 Old 12-01-2003, 12:58 PM
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Originally Posted by cactus View Post

I dunno about Delta, but whatever stuff British Airways serves, it was AMAZING.

Delta was o.K. on business class, you have a large selection of veggies. I can´t say for economy class.

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#4 Old 12-01-2003, 07:04 PM
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where are you flying to?

because delta doesnt serve food on most domestic flights

before 9/11 their food was pretty good

especially the breakfast: bagel, cereal & soymilk, banana, something else
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It's domestic, but across the country. Six hour flight or so. Hm. Maybe I'll treck along some snacks and not worry what they serve. Thanks guys.
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#6 Old 12-02-2003, 07:27 AM
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i just looked it up on deltas site. if its a single 6 hour flight they will serve food. ask for a pure vegetarian meal

their food was always pretty good

(i used to fly all the time on delta and get their meals)
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#7 Old 12-03-2003, 12:10 PM
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I just flew delta this week & requested a "vegetarian" meal. "Vegetarian" means vegan - "lacto-ovo vegetarian" is the only other veg choice.

Here is what I had:

Portland --> Dallas: bagel w/Promise margarine & strawberry jam, corn flakes, soy milk, banana.

Dallas --> Boston: grilled veg sandwich (dunno if the bread was vegan), cape cod potato chips (mmm!), red apple, bag of raisins

On my way back...

Boston --> Atlanta: pretzels

Atlanta --> Portland: The flight offered food to purchase!! So I bought some food in the airport but it was nearly impossible to find anything vegan. I ended up buying an onion bagel, plain, and a "salad" (which was that iceberg lettuce salad mix in a bowl with lite italian dressing).

On the flight, they sold food from some catering company - it was not vegan at all. The three sandwich choices were a club, turkey, or beef sandwich. They had cookies or cake you could buy. They did have one salad but it was not vegan - it had cheese in it. Not to mention it was $8.

So be sure to ask at the gate if food is served - you might have to get something in the terminal. Also, don't forget to call 48 hours in advance to make sure they have you listed as pure vegetarian!!

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#8 Old 12-10-2003, 03:05 PM
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good to know!

i'm flying delta in february.
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#9 Old 12-10-2003, 05:27 PM
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Nice food! Over here (UK) you don't get meals as part of your flight price anymore and you have to pay for them. But last time I went on holiday I did get a meal. I choose the veggie option and it looked rather inedible. (Not that I got to eat because I was too busy being sick and fearing for my life) :P
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