Runway 26 is a Cafe and Bar situated at the historic City Airport (Barton), Greater Manchester. With a unique atmosphere and views across the airport, it is the perfect place for everyone to relax, socialise and enjoy the aviation atmosphere. Open to the
Runway 26 – is the cafe and bar at City Airport (Barton), and is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the atmosphere of this historic and busy airport, which was opened on 29th January 1930 as Manchester Airport, the UK’s first municipal airfield licensed by the Air Ministry. Today, the Airfield is thriving with Business and General Aviation and also home to the North West Air Ambulance.
Runway 26 is open to the general public and welcomes visitors of all ages. We serve a variety of hot/cold food, drinks and also have our own licensed bar. We are open Tuesday to Sunday.