Solent Dinner at Oakland Aviation Museum-Oakland Aviation Museum (OAM)

The Solent Flyiing Boat Experience

Join Us for an Unforgettable Evening ofNostalgia and Fine Dining
Book Your Reservation Today!
This two-hour evening experience is truly unique and offers guests an immersion into the luxury of food and service provided during the Golden Age of travel.
  • Solent Flying Boat Experience is available 3 times in 2018
  • This two-hour evening experience is from 6pm to 8pm
  • Tickets - $125.00 per guest, minimum of 2 guests per booking 
  • Reservations on a first-come basis.
  • Please note: We need to have a minimum of eight guests to hold the dinner on the selected date, tell your friends! 
All dinner reservations must be made and paid for 3 weeks in advance to guarantee your requested date.
Solent Experience Dates:
    Dates to be announced

You may now purchase Solent Experience Dinner
tickets online at the Oakland Aviation Museum Square Market.
OAM Square Market


If not purchasing online, the Solent dinner reservations is a two-step process. Once you have completed and submitted the Reservation Form, please contact OAM with your payment information.
To purchase by check or through the OAM office - complete the online reservation form and then call the Museum and provide us with your credit card number or mail a check.

Call the Museum to pay by credit card: 510-638-7100
Mail your check to:
  Oakland Aviation Museum
  8252 Earhart Rd
  Oakland, CA  94621

The gourmet food is the same as that served originally by British Overseas Air Company on the Southampton to Johannesburg schedule the museum's Solent "City of Cardiff" made between 1949 and 1951.

Poached Fresh Salmon
(layered with Dill & Baby Leek wrapped in Smoked Salmon
served with a Fresh and Peppery Watercress Sauce)

~ or ~

Roasted Marinated Chicken Breast
(with Garlic and Herbs) 

~ accompanied by ~ 

Panache of Seasonal Vegetables 

Whole Minted Baby New Potatoes

Traditional Apple and Blackberry Crumble
with Sauce Anglais

Coffee & Mints

Selection of Continental Breads and Butter

To further enhance your dining experience, we now proudly pour our own label wines.  Our custom "Fly Back in History" wines are expertly crafted by Four Fools Winery, Rodeo, California.