Meals economy

When you fly in Economy, you can choose from complimentary entrées, special meals or DineFresh premium meals.

You have the choice between two complimentary entrées, which rotate monthly. Special meals, such as kosher or low-sodium meals, can be ordered in advance of your flight to replace your regular complimentary entrée. We also sell premium DineFresh meals on flights to and from Europe, the Middle East and South America. We also offer complimentary beer and wine in the Main Cabin on select international flights.


Treat yourself to a premium meal

Introducing DineFresh. Order a fresh upgraded meal before you fly, and we'll bring it right to your seat. For $20.99, you'll enjoy a delicious meal.

About DineFresh:

  • You can buy a premium meal for flights to and from Europe, the Middle East and South America
  • You must order at least 24 hours before your flight
  • Place your order online (we'll send you an email reminder before your flight)
  • Use your AAdvantage® Aviator™ MasterCard® and get double miles for your DineFresh purchase

Eastbound options:

Grilled citrus chicken

Grilled citrus chicken

This chilled meal includes citrus-marinated grilled chicken breast atop a tabbouleh salad served with an olive, tomato, cucumber and artichoke salad, a rice roulade-stuffed grape leaf and a chocolate tart with a strawberry.

BBQ glazed beef

BBQ glazed beef

This chilled meal includes sliced BBQ glazed beef and grilled potato salad, a wedge salad with bacon and blue cheese dressing, a smoked bacon cheese dip with Grissini breadsticks and a lemon tart with a strawberry.

Vegetarian potstickers

Vegetarian potstickers

This chilled vegetarian meal includes potstickers atop a bed of broccoli coleslaw and ginger dressing, served with spring rolls with a ginger sesame sauce, a mixed vegetable and edamame salad, and a lemon tart with a strawberry.

Assorted charcuterie

Assorted charcuterie

This chilled meal includes an assortment of cured meats served with various cheeses, Mediterranean salad, lavosh crackers and turtle cheesecake with a strawberry.

Westbound options:

Marinated lime chicken breast

Marinated lime chicken breast

This chilled meal includes lime and herb marinated chicken breast with couscous and a lemon slice, mixed salad with cucumbers and tomatoes, a cheese, grape and nut assortment, Grissini crackers and a cannoli.



This chilled meal includes an assortment of cured meats, marinated shrimp with cocktail sauce and a lemon wedge, hummus with pita bread, Grissini crackers and a cannoli.

Vegetarian tabbouleh

Vegetarian tabbouleh

This vegetarian chilled meal includes tabbouleh salad with hummus, a rice roulade-stuffed grape leaf, greek salad with pita bread, a cheese, grape and nut assortment, Grissini crackers, and a cannoli with dark chocolate flakes and a raspberry.

You must place your order online at least 24 hours before you fly. All you need is your flight number and confirmation code. Place your order now and treat yourself on your next flight!

Meals may contain allergens such as milk, eggs, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, wheat, peanuts and soy beans. Allergen information is available onboard flights departing EU countries.

Complimentary meals

Sample menus

We still serve complimentary meals in Economy, which rotate monthly. If you decide not to buy a DineFresh meal, you'll have a choice between 2 entrées.

Europe to the U.S.

Lunch or dinner: Chicken breast with thyme honey sauce, Caprese salad, multi-grain roll and double chocolate brownie

Arrival snack: Sun-dried tomato and provolone panini

U.S. to Europe

Dinner: Cavatappi pasta with brown butter sage sauce, fresh green salad, whole wheat roll and a blondie brownie

Arrival snack: Cranberry-orange flat top muffin

Tel Aviv to the U.S.

Dinner: Beef carbonade with fresh green salad and cucumbers, whole wheat roll and apple strudel

Breakfast: Mixed berry cheese blintzes with fresh fruit, white roll and yogurt

U.S. to Tel Aviv

Dinner: Orange chipotle chicken with fresh green salad, whole wheat roll and a classic brownie

Arrival meal: Cheese omelet with fresh garden salsa and fresh fruit

South America to the U.S.

Dinner: Grilled beef tenderloin with fresh green salad and carrots, herbed roll and a creamy coconut cake

Arrival snack: Fresh raisin and cinnamon danish with fresh fruit and yogurt

U.S. to South America

Dinner: Beef stroganoff with a fresh green salad, white roll and double chocolate crunch brownie

Arrival snack: Turkey ham and cheddar croissant with a fruit cup and mint tea cookie

Special meals

We also offer special meals, including kosher and low-sodium meals. You must order special meals at least 24 hours before your flight.