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First in Flight Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Sushi, Asian
5501 Josh Birmingham Pkwy, Atrium, Charlotte, NC 28208-5750
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (27 reviews)
“bite to eat” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5501 Josh Birmingham Pkwy, Atrium, Charlotte, NC 28208-5750
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Have to say it was a very good Bloody Mary and the server was great as well, but no way should two drinks cost that much. The beer was Kirin from the tap to boot ha ha. As I said I only give such a...More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This restaurant is right out in the open in the middle of CLT’s busy atrium—so the buzz of other travelers going to and from the terminals is quite loud—it is not tucked away like some of the other nearby eateries. It’s great for people watching...More

Thank SummerGirl8888
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

So glad I passed all the crappy fast food joints and stumbled on this place. People waiting for every available seat on a crowded Friday afternoon. I was lucky and scored a seat after a short wait. I had green tea and tried the waitresses...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I always stop here when traveling thru CLT. The staff is amazing and I am proud to consider them friends. I've had a Usair/AA club membership for 7 years and I rarely use the CLT clubs you can always find me at 1st in flight....More

Thank Holly M
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I have eaten here over 30 times in the last year and make it a point to stop every chance I get. Convenient in between Terminal B and C. Always get squid salad and CLT Roll. Will try something new every time as well. Everything...More

Thank SuitcaseLife75
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I was stuck in Charlotte for 24 hours recently and had dinner here. The service was nice and the sushi was quite good. They also had a live pianist during dinner which made the experience pleasant despite being stuck in Charlotte. If you are in...More

Thank Deborah L
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Been here a couple of times and the food is great. Always grab from their take out counter and you have to pay just to the right of the bar. Each time they have asked me if I'm doing take out - with a take...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Discovered this quite by accident. Didn't expect an Airpoort Sushi bar to have decent Sushi....and was very pleasantly surprised. A bit pricey, but excellent food

Thank JoRaman
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This location was recommended by people that live in Charlotte so I decided to try the food. The servers were polite and busy. The food was above average. It is better than most sushi restaurants, but does not compare to the best ones. The prices...More

Thank MurrisaG
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Food is awesome and service is very good ~ well worth checking out ~ a little pricy but that is expected at an airport

Thank Funadventures2do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5501 Josh Birmingham Pkwy, Atrium, Charlotte, NC 28208-5750
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • This restaurant is at Douglas Airport (after security)
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