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Lounges with KSML (specific lounges and travel class allowed varies)= TLV, LHR, FRA, HKG, CDG, MUC, &  Virgin ClubHouse JFK.

EWR, LGA, FLL (and most??) United Lounges= In the morning the bagels and muffins NO MORE Sara Lee  The yogurts are OU D kosher. But in the afternoon you are very limited. They usually have Milano cookies but the bar. If you bring your own bagel you can ask for cream cheese from the cooler.
Excellent chinese you can have delivered free to EWR from New Kosher Special, 163 Elmora Ave, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202, (908) 353-1818,  with $40 min. purchase.

Kosher food available in EWR Arts and Lounge (PP) May not be available around LY flights http://forums.dansdeals.com/index.php?topic=10590.msg1679461#msg1679461 (thanks ZOW)

BA Lounges - Kosher food is available at BA's lounges at LHR as follows:
T5/T3 Galleries Club: Bagel/panini and/or soup.

T5/T3 Galleries First: Main course, usually a choice of salmon, chicken stir fry or meat balls (sometimes changed to spaghetti bolognaise).

T5 Concorde Room (CCR): Same as First, but they will also bring soup from the Club lounge if asked, and can also do a plate of plain smoked salmon (with a slice of lemon) on request. Just make sure you stress that you ONLY want the smoked salmon, otherwise they will bring cooked cherry tomatoes or other stuff with it. They will also mix cocktails using Grey Goose vodka instead of the non-kosher Ciroc (Bloody Mary and Cosmopolitan) if asked. The staff in the CCR are very helpful.

Galleries First and the CCR also have a kosher breakfast option: omelette or 'frittata' with stuff which is supposed to make it look like a "full English Breakfast" - meaning it has a copuple of rather poor Tivall sausages included. But the rest of the stuff is OK.

The arrivals lounge only carries the kosher breakfast.

Plain salted Kettle chips are kosher. If you want any for the flight ask at the lounge as they only carry two non-kosher flavoured version on the aircraft. Also, in the CCR you need to ask at the bar for them in the packet otherwise they will (helpfully) open the bag into a pretty china bowl for you.

Nothing kosher per se at EWR, but the staff there will bring you some sliced fruit if asked nicely (epspecially if you are in First).

To get a kosher meal in the Galleries lounges you need to get one of the servers and ask them to check what kosher meals are available. In the Concorde Room (CCR) you go to the dining area reception desk and ask there, or you can ask at the bar, or indeed ask any of the staff who tend to float around. If you want soup in the CCR they may well tell you that they don't have kosher soups - they are not 100% wrong there because they don't store any of the kosher soup in their kitchen (which is shared with Galleries First). However, if you ask them to check with their supervisor whether they can bring it for you from the Galleries Club lounge they will always manage to arrange it.
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #465 on: March 28, 2017, 10:54:40 AM »

Not even such a good cup of coffee.


If you want good kosher food on the plane, bring your own.
I don't know about you but between Starbucks Dunkin and Illy coffee, Illy is far better imho.

And agree with you 100% about the bringing your own food.
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #466 on: March 28, 2017, 02:35:32 PM »
I don't know about you but between Starbucks Dunkin and Illy coffee, Illy is far better imho.

And agree with you 100% about the bringing your own food.
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #467 on: April 19, 2017, 02:11:16 PM »
Anything in LAX?
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #468 on: April 19, 2017, 04:04:18 PM »
Anything in LAX?

I've been recently to the Loft in terminal 3 and besides some coke there was nothing. (Even the beer that they offered wasn't kosher)

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #469 on: April 19, 2017, 10:55:53 PM »
I've been recently to the Loft in terminal 3 and besides some coke there was nothing. (Even the beer that they offered wasn't kosher)

I ended up just saving my appetite for Got Kosher.
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #470 on: April 23, 2017, 12:20:54 AM »
How come I see everybody reporting on having a good drink at the bar. Are the y kosher?
Did anyone visit with priority pass from chase sapphire reserve the lounges in MXP and/or CDG? If yes did they make problems bringing in more then one guest?
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #471 on: April 23, 2017, 01:21:23 AM »
How come I see everybody reporting on having a good drink at the bar. Are the y kosher?
They can be verified as kosher by reviewing the components
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #472 on: April 23, 2017, 01:25:41 AM »
They can be verified as kosher by reviewing the components
elaborate please
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #473 on: April 23, 2017, 01:32:04 AM »
elaborate please
Ex. A seabreeze can be checked which vodka, grapefruit, and cranberry juices are used.
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #474 on: April 23, 2017, 02:11:16 AM »
Ex. A seabreeze can be checked which vodka, grapefruit, and cranberry juices are used.
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #475 on: April 24, 2017, 12:58:49 PM »
Any kosher in JFK T1? (LH or PP-AF, or KAL)
VIE (OS or PP/BP)?
ZRH (LX or PP/BP)?
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #476 on: May 10, 2017, 04:51:20 PM »
Between the 2 PP lounges in JFK Terminal 1 - KAL & Air France - which is better in terms of Kosher food?

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #477 on: May 11, 2017, 01:54:59 AM »
MEX airport has a Kosher deli at Terminal 1 called Leah's Cafe

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #478 on: May 11, 2017, 11:17:10 AM »
elaborate please
Also, made a list here at some point which drinks can be ordered at a bar safely.
ETA

Gin and tonic
Rum and coke
Paloma (tequila and Fresca) if they use a white tequila
Basic Screwdriver assuming the oj is kosher (minute maid or Tropicana from what I've heard )
Whiskey ginger
Amaretto ginger (as per Dan)

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #479 on: May 11, 2017, 05:41:54 PM »
Also, made a list here at some point which drinks can be ordered at a bar safely.
ETA

Gin and tonic
Rum and coke
Paloma (tequila and Fresca) if they use a white tequila
Basic Screwdriver assuming the oj is kosher (minute maid or Tropicana from what I've heard )
Whiskey ginger
Amaretto ginger (as per Dan)
Safely based on what standards? and isn't the glass used for non-kosher alcohol an issue? (Really wanna know, i never drink alcohol when flying, and it really bothers me)
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