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DC-3 Gifts & Grill is CLOSED on THANKSGIVING Day and CHRISTMAS Day


DC-3 Gifts & Grill at Catalina's Airport in the Sky WILL BE CLOSED on Thursday, November 25 for THANKSGIVING and Saturday, December 25 for CHRISTMAS. We invite customers to shop our amazing store this holiday season. Everyone loves our Catalina and aviation themed gifts, books, apparel, toys for kids, jewelry, hiking accessories, sundries and more. Call ahead (310) 510-2196 for take out orders or come on in to enjoy food, snacks or beverages in the iconic Dining Room or on our beautiful outdoor patio.  Regular business hours will be 8 am - 5 pm daily.  The Grill serves hot entrees from 8:30 am - 4 pm. For more information check out our DC-3 Gifts & Grill Facebook page or DC3Gifts&Grill Instagram posts. It's the perfect time to venture back to the island. We look forward to seeing you soon.   


Vaccinated visitors and island residents are now welcome to enjoy DC-3's Gift Shop, Dining Room and Patio without wearing a mask. For your own safety and the wellbeing of others, we urge those who have not yet been vaccinated for the Coronavirus, to please wear a mask when indoors or when you cannot social distance [...]

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DC-3 Gifts & Grill Is Open and Safe for Dining, Take Out and Shopping

Try a Big Bacon Scramble or a Burrito for breakfast. Buffalo Tacos are back, plus we have all of your favorite burgers and grilled sandwiches. Have some french fries or a green salad on the side. In the coming weeks, our summer menu may be expanding, but everything is always made fresh and delicious.  We [...]

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Thanks to everyone visiting Catalina’s DC-3. We have been successful in keeping our team members healthy and continue to be committed to your safety and peace of mind. Our enhanced sanitation procedures remain in place in the food preparation and dining areas. Our patio has beautiful views and customers may also access our indoor dining [...]

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It's time for YOU to get out into the interior of beautiful Catalina Island.  Everyone can appreciate the beauty and serenity of our island this spring.  DC-3 has hot delicious meals for breakfast, lunch or snacks.  Beverages to cool your thirst or tickle your taste buds will delight even the youngest visitors. Our gift shop [...]

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Catalina's DC-3 Is More than a Restaurant

Our Gift Shop has unique merchandise for everyone. Select from a variety of items including apparel, hats, jewelry, books, photos, mugs, magnets and one of a kind Catalina-inspired keepsakes.  DC-3's children's section has plush collectible critters, toys kids will love and adorable clothing designs for toddlers and youngsters. We have great jewelry and accessories. Dads [...]

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Hours of Operation

For many, this is the best time of year to visit Catalina Island. DC-3 Gifts & Grill Hours:Gift Shop is Open Daily  8 am - 5 pmThe Grill is serving delicious entrees from 8:30 am - 4 pmBreakfast is served 8:30 - 11 amLunch is available anytime til 4 pm

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Celebrating 60 years of Private Aviation at Catalina's Airport In the Sky

DC-3 Gifts & Grill in partnership with the Catalina Island Conservancy celebrated 60 years of private aviation at the Airport in the Sky (1959-2019) with a special "Fly-In" on Saturday May 25.  The original "Sky Burger" served in 1959 was a beef patty on pumpernickel bread with grilled onions and white cheddar cheese.  Complimentary baked [...]

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DC-3 Gifts & Grill Updates Its Website!

We are updating the website for the DC-3 Gifts & Grill.There are a number of exciting new features including updates on the Catalina Aero Club, the Trans Catalina Trail, and the 100th Anniversary of Flight on Catalina Island.We look forward to serving you and wish everyone a great day!

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