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Inflight dining

Cathay Pacific has a wide selection of food and drink available onboard.  

Dining menu - Cathay Pacific

Whether you fly in First, Business, Premium Economy or Economy Class, you’ll try a variety of dishes from our international or contemporary Asian selections, and stay hydrated sipping on the beverages offered.

Our menu is regularly updated so you can sample dishes created from ingredients that are in season and sustainably sourced.

In First Class, you can order from an a la carte menu at your convenience throughout the flight.

You will be able to choose from our international or contemporary Asian signature dishes, or opt for a light and healthy meal which has been specially designed by renowned celebrity chefs, on selected routes.

Our crew will guide you through the menu and make recommendations from our award-winning wine selection to perfectly compliment your meal.

Sample breakfast menu for a long-haul First Class flight

Breakfast on long-haul First Class

Start your day right with breakfast

Starters

  • Fresh orange, apple, or pink grapefruit juice
  • Breakfast energy smoothie
  • Seasonal cut fruits
  • Natural Greek yoghurt, Bircher muesli
  • Assorted breakfast cereals

Mains

  • Freshly cooked scrambled, fried, or boiled organic free range eggs with potato hash, Dingley Deli bacon, Cumberland sausage, and vine-ripened tomato
  • Scottish smoked kippers with butter
  • Chinese dim sum
  • Shrimp and pork fun gor, scallop siu mai, chicken glutinous rice
  • Assorted bakery basket and freshly toasted bread with preserve, honey, and butter

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed illy coffee and selected fine Jing teas

Sample dinner menu for a long-haul First Class flight

Dinner on long-haul First Class

Enjoy a satisfying dinner before you sleep

Starters

  • Signature caviar and Krug champagne with warmed blinis and traditional garnishes

International selections

  • Vine-ripened tomato, orange, and basil soup
  • Seared tuna salad Nicoise with French vinaigrette dressing
  • Grilled US prime Angus beef striploin, Portobello mushroom, asparagus spears, oven-roasted potatoes topped with Béarnaise sauce or red wine jus
  • Pan-fried king prawns, millet, French beans with lemon butter sauce
  • Mezzi rigatoni pasta, artichokes, and carrot ribbons, topped with parmesan cheese and zucchini cream sauce

Chinese selections

  • Papaya, pork, almond, and peanut soup
  • Marinated sliced abalone and chili soya sauce appetiser
  • Peking duck salad, almonds, black truffle
  • Double boiled sea conch soup, bamboo pith, Chinese cabbage

Cheese

  • Fourme d’Ambert, Arenberger, French Brie, quince jelly

Desserts

  • Fresh forest berries with a whipped fresh cream or ginger syrup
  • Warm Belgian chocolate pudding, vanilla ice cream and raspberry coulis
  • Papaya and snow fungus sweet soup

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed illy coffee and selected fine Jing teas

Sample menu for a short-haul First Class flight

Sample menu for short-haul First Class

Enjoy a light meal before you arrive at your destination

Starters

  • Cured Loch Fyne salmon on a potato confit with mustard mayonnaise dressing

Main

  • Wok-fried prawns, black truffle paste, pak choy and steamed jasmine rice
  • Grilled NZ lamb chops, white asparagus tips, medley of peppers with couscous

Desserts

  • Classic Sacher torte, Chantilly cream

Refreshments

  • Afternoon tea selection
  • Sandwiches, warmed English scones, clotted cream and strawberry preserves, and assortment of delicate pastries

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed illy coffee and selected fine Jing teas

In Business Class, we provide a white-cloth table service along with our meals. Collaborating with chefs of prestigious restaurants and hotels from Hong Kong and around the world, we create menus that will suit all palates.

Light and healthy meals are also available, while a selection of award-winning wines are paired with your food to ensure a complete dining experience.

Sample dinner menu for a long-haul Business Class flight

Dinner on long-haul Business Class

Enjoy a satisfying dinner before you sleep

Starters

  • Salmon gravlax with pickled cucumber
  • Mixed seasonal leaves and micro greens with Balsamic vinaigrette

Mains

  • Wok-fried prawns, black truffle, asparagus, and mixed baby vegetables paired with steamed Jasmine rice
  • Grilled Australian prime beef tenderloin, fine haricot vert, carrot, roasted new potatoes, and red wine jus
  • Chicken teriyaki, seasonal simmered vegetables, and Japanese rice
  • Truffle tagliolini pasta in fresh Italian tomato ragout

Cheese

  • Fourme d’Ambert, Cheddar, Reblochon, quince jelly, and water biscuits

Dessert

  • Fresh seasonal cut fruits
  • Black forest cake
  • Signature ice cream

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed illy coffee and selected fine Jing teas

Sample lunch menu for a short-haul Business Class flight

Lunch on short-haul Business Class

Enjoy a light meal before you arrive at your destination

Starters

  • Smoked tuna tartare with dill crème fraiche
  • Mesclun salad, Japanese cucumber, radish, and tomato with oriental dressing

Mains

  • Kampong chicken with Chinese ham, flower mushroom, wilted spinach, black fungus, and steamed fragrant rice
  • Hickory smoked Black Angus ribeye, broccoli florets, and celeriac mash with port wine glaze
  • Laksa with prawns and fish cake

Dessert

  • Cheese selection, apple wedges, quince paste, and water biscuits
  • Fresh seasonal cut fruits
  • Signature ice cream

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed illy coffee and selected fine Jing teas

Discover a range of authentic Chinese, local favourites and international dishes when you fly in Premium Economy.

Our menu selections are regularly updated to offer you a variety of choice.

Sample dinner menu for a long-haul Premium Economy Class flight

Dinner on long-haul Premium Economy Class

Enjoy a satisfying dinner before you sleep

Starters

  • Marinated couscous and shrimp salad

Mains 

  • Szechuan chicken, pak choy, paired with steamed Jasmine rice
  • Seared US beef steak, onion marmalade, roasted root vegetables, parsley potato mash, and mushroom jus
  • Paccheri with zucchini, eggplant, and tomato

Dessert

  • Signature ice cream

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed coffee and tea

 

Sample breakfast menu for a long-haul Premium Economy Class flight

Start your day with a light breakfast

Starters

  • Freshly sliced fruit
  • Fruit yoghurt
  • Pastries with preserves and butter

Mains

  • Creamy scrambled eggs, breakfast pork sausage, grilled mushrooms, vine-ripened tomato, and potato rösti
  • Seafood congee with ginger and spring onion

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed coffee and tea

From local favourites to international dishes, you will enjoy a variety of cuisines when you fly with us in Economy.

Our menu selections are regularly updated.

Sample dinner menu for a long-haul Economy Class flight

Dinner on long-haul Economy Class

Enjoy a satisfying dinner before you sleep

Starters

  • Spring garden vegetable salad

Mains 

  • Shredded pork and preserved vegetables, light soya sauce paired with steamed jasmine rice
  • Braised chicken thigh, French beans, carrots, potato mash, topped with lemon thyme and caper sauce
  • Penne pasta, roasted vegetables, and tomato sauce

Dessert

  • Signature ice cream

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed coffee and tea

Sample menu for a short-haul / long-haul Economy Class flight

Sample menu for short-haul / long-haul Economy Class

Starters

  • Sesame soy marinated wood mushroom 

Main 

  • Stir-fried spicy chicken, bean curd, and steamed fragrant rice
  • Pan-fried cod fish with olive, zucchini and red pepper sauce, roasted potatoes and wilted spinach
  • Blackeye bean masala with basmatic rice and mushroom curry

Dessert

  • Chocolate soufflé mousse cake

Refreshments

  • Freshly brewed coffee and tea

Kindly note that meal options may vary depending on route and availability, subject to operational requirements.

In First Class, you can order from an a la carte menu at your convenience throughout the flight.

You will be able to choose from our international or contemporary Asian signature dishes, or opt for a light and healthy meal which has been specially designed by renowned celebrity chefs, on selected routes.

Our crew will guide you through the menu and make recommendations from our award-winning wine selection to perfectly compliment your meal.

Sample breakfast menu for a long-haul First Class flight

Breakfast on long-haul First Class

Start your day right with breakfast

Starters

  • Fresh orange, apple, or pink grapefruit juice
  • Breakfast energy smoothie
  • Seasonal cut fruits
  • Natural Greek yoghurt, Bircher muesli
  • Assorted breakfast cereals

Mains

  • Freshly cooked scrambled, fried, or boiled organic free range eggs with potato hash, Dingley Deli bacon, Cumberland sausage, and vine-ripened tomato
  • Scottish smoked kippers with butter
  • Chinese dim sum
  • Shrimp and pork fun gor, scallop siu mai, chicken glutinous rice
  • Assorted bakery basket and freshly toasted bread with preserve, honey, and butter

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed illy coffee and selected fine Jing teas

Sample dinner menu for a long-haul First Class flight

Dinner on long-haul First Class

Enjoy a satisfying dinner before you sleep

Starters

  • Signature caviar and Krug champagne with warmed blinis and traditional garnishes

International selections

  • Vine-ripened tomato, orange, and basil soup
  • Seared tuna salad Nicoise with French vinaigrette dressing
  • Grilled US prime Angus beef striploin, Portobello mushroom, asparagus spears, oven-roasted potatoes topped with Béarnaise sauce or red wine jus
  • Pan-fried king prawns, millet, French beans with lemon butter sauce
  • Mezzi rigatoni pasta, artichokes, and carrot ribbons, topped with parmesan cheese and zucchini cream sauce

Chinese selections

  • Papaya, pork, almond, and peanut soup
  • Marinated sliced abalone and chili soya sauce appetiser
  • Peking duck salad, almonds, black truffle
  • Double boiled sea conch soup, bamboo pith, Chinese cabbage

Cheese

  • Fourme d’Ambert, Arenberger, French Brie, quince jelly

Desserts

  • Fresh forest berries with a whipped fresh cream or ginger syrup
  • Warm Belgian chocolate pudding, vanilla ice cream and raspberry coulis
  • Papaya and snow fungus sweet soup

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed illy coffee and selected fine Jing teas

Sample menu for a short-haul First Class flight

Sample menu for short-haul First Class

Enjoy a light meal before you arrive at your destination

Starters

  • Cured Loch Fyne salmon on a potato confit with mustard mayonnaise dressing

Main

  • Wok-fried prawns, black truffle paste, pak choy and steamed jasmine rice
  • Grilled NZ lamb chops, white asparagus tips, medley of peppers with couscous

Desserts

  • Classic Sacher torte, Chantilly cream

Refreshments

  • Afternoon tea selection
  • Sandwiches, warmed English scones, clotted cream and strawberry preserves, and assortment of delicate pastries

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed illy coffee and selected fine Jing teas

In Business Class, we provide a white-cloth table service along with our meals. Collaborating with chefs of prestigious restaurants and hotels from Hong Kong and around the world, we create menus that will suit all palates.

Light and healthy meals are also available, while a selection of award-winning wines are paired with your food to ensure a complete dining experience.

Sample dinner menu for a long-haul Business Class flight

Dinner on long-haul Business Class

Enjoy a satisfying dinner before you sleep

Starters

  • Salmon gravlax with pickled cucumber
  • Mixed seasonal leaves and micro greens with Balsamic vinaigrette

Mains

  • Wok-fried prawns, black truffle, asparagus, and mixed baby vegetables paired with steamed Jasmine rice
  • Grilled Australian prime beef tenderloin, fine haricot vert, carrot, roasted new potatoes, and red wine jus
  • Chicken teriyaki, seasonal simmered vegetables, and Japanese rice
  • Truffle tagliolini pasta in fresh Italian tomato ragout

Cheese

  • Fourme d’Ambert, Cheddar, Reblochon, quince jelly, and water biscuits

Dessert

  • Fresh seasonal cut fruits
  • Black forest cake
  • Signature ice cream

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed illy coffee and selected fine Jing teas

Sample lunch menu for a short-haul Business Class flight

Lunch on short-haul Business Class

Enjoy a light meal before you arrive at your destination

Starters

  • Smoked tuna tartare with dill crème fraiche
  • Mesclun salad, Japanese cucumber, radish, and tomato with oriental dressing

Mains

  • Kampong chicken with Chinese ham, flower mushroom, wilted spinach, black fungus, and steamed fragrant rice
  • Hickory smoked Black Angus ribeye, broccoli florets, and celeriac mash with port wine glaze
  • Laksa with prawns and fish cake

Dessert

  • Cheese selection, apple wedges, quince paste, and water biscuits
  • Fresh seasonal cut fruits
  • Signature ice cream

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed illy coffee and selected fine Jing teas

Discover a range of authentic Chinese, local favourites and international dishes when you fly in Premium Economy.

Our menu selections are regularly updated to offer you a variety of choice.

Sample dinner menu for a long-haul Premium Economy Class flight

Dinner on long-haul Premium Economy Class

Enjoy a satisfying dinner before you sleep

Starters

  • Marinated couscous and shrimp salad

Mains 

  • Szechuan chicken, pak choy, paired with steamed Jasmine rice
  • Seared US beef steak, onion marmalade, roasted root vegetables, parsley potato mash, and mushroom jus
  • Paccheri with zucchini, eggplant, and tomato

Dessert

  • Signature ice cream

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed coffee and tea

 

Sample breakfast menu for a long-haul Premium Economy Class flight

Start your day with a light breakfast

Starters

  • Freshly sliced fruit
  • Fruit yoghurt
  • Pastries with preserves and butter

Mains

  • Creamy scrambled eggs, breakfast pork sausage, grilled mushrooms, vine-ripened tomato, and potato rösti
  • Seafood congee with ginger and spring onion

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed coffee and tea

From local favourites to international dishes, you will enjoy a variety of cuisines when you fly with us in Economy.

Our menu selections are regularly updated.

Sample dinner menu for a long-haul Economy Class flight

Dinner on long-haul Economy Class

Enjoy a satisfying dinner before you sleep

Starters

  • Spring garden vegetable salad

Mains 

  • Shredded pork and preserved vegetables, light soya sauce paired with steamed jasmine rice
  • Braised chicken thigh, French beans, carrots, potato mash, topped with lemon thyme and caper sauce
  • Penne pasta, roasted vegetables, and tomato sauce

Dessert

  • Signature ice cream

Beverages

  • Freshly brewed coffee and tea

Sample menu for a short-haul / long-haul Economy Class flight

Sample menu for short-haul / long-haul Economy Class

Starters

  • Sesame soy marinated wood mushroom 

Main 

  • Stir-fried spicy chicken, bean curd, and steamed fragrant rice
  • Pan-fried cod fish with olive, zucchini and red pepper sauce, roasted potatoes and wilted spinach
  • Blackeye bean masala with basmatic rice and mushroom curry

Dessert

  • Chocolate soufflé mousse cake

Refreshments

  • Freshly brewed coffee and tea

Kindly note that meal options may vary depending on route and availability, subject to operational requirements.