Meals on board - Dishes and times

Meals on board

Flying is just a part of the experience.
The food and drinks served on TAP flights combine creativity, fresh ingredients and our chefs’ skills.

Meals in Executive Class

Experience high quality service as you cross the skies. Our menus focus on Portuguese products and traditional desserts, so that we can show off the best of what we have to offer the world. Have a look at our suggestions for any time of the day or night.

Breakfast - Start the day off right with a bread basket, cold cuts, a selection of cheese, fresh fruit and yogurts. Have a nice day and enjoy your meal!

Lunch / dinner / supper - We want your journey to be unforgettable. For this reason, expect only the best from our chefs, who are responsible for these delicious dishes containing only the best fish, poultry, meats and traditional fare.

Snacks - Light meals with a delicious variety of cold cuts, fresh fruit and desserts.

Our wines and beverages

Our selection, which has been prepared by wine lovers and experts, reflects the quality, richness and choice of Portuguese grape varieties. This experiment was essential to ensure the new wine list reflects the quality of contemporary Portuguese wine that will make your trip even more enjoyable. Check out TAP’s wine list.

We also serve fruit juices, coffee, including espresso, and a variety of teas.

TAP may limit or ban alcohol consumption on board. It is forbidden to bring drinks on to the aircraft (except those purchased in the airport Duty Free).

Choose your meal

Check out the menu and make sure that the meal you want will be available! On each flight, 3 choices are available, which may be meat, fish or pasta dishes. 

Meals can be ordered in Executive Class on long-haul flights (and flights to Abidjan, Accra, Moscow and Lomé) operated by TAP departing from Lisbon.

It is also available for Plusgrade passengers, Stopover passengers and passengers changing planes in Lisbon whose travel includes an intercontinental destination.

Meals can be pre-ordered from 7 days prior to the flight date to at least 24 hours prior to departure.

1. Log in or enter your booking code
Log in to your TAP/Victoria account or enter your booking code and surname.
2. Select an eligible flight
To pre-order your meal, select a long-haul flight in executive class departing from Lisbon.
3. Choose your meal
Look at the choices and select a main course. 

Change your meal pre-order

If you have already pre-ordered your meal and would like to change it, you can do so here at least 24 hours before the flight.

Special meals

 Every TAP passenger is unique and we provide special meals free of charge to meet their needs.

Please request a special meal when booking your flight and at least 24 hours before departure. This service can be requested online, from our Contact Centre, at a TAP office or from your travel agent.
Victoria Customers can book at the Victoria Service Centre.

These meals are not available on domestic flights, flights to and from Morocco or European flights lasting less than four hours.

Special meals available

Long Haul
Code Meal
*AVML Hindu vegetarian meal
BBML Baby meal
*BLML Bland meal
CHML Children’s meal, ages 2-11 (inclusive)
****DBML Diabetic meal
FPML Fruit platter meal
****GFML Gluten-free meal
**HNML Hindu meal
***KSML Kosher meal
LCML Low-calorie meal
LFML Low-fat meal
LSML Low-salt meal
*MOML  Muslim meal
*****NLML Lactose-free meal
SFML Seafood meal
SPML Meal with specific ingredients not covered by the above codes, justified for reasons of health (e.g. serious food allergy to peanuts)
VGML Vegan meal
VLML Lacto-ovo vegetarian meal
On intercontinental flights (Economy Class) all meals can be confirmed, except: 

* flights departing from Praia do not serve AVML, BLML, HNML or MOML meals.
** flights departing from Sal do not serve HNML meals.
*** flights departing from Sao Vicente and Boa Vista only serve KSML meals. KSML meals must be requested 72 hours prior to departure on flights from Luanda.
**** flights departing from Accra do not serve DBML or GFML meals.
***** no non-lactose meals (NLML) are served on outgoing flights from Abidjan.

On European flights lasting 4 hours or more (in Economy Class) the following meals can be ordered: DBML, GFML, MOML, VGML, KSML, CHML, VLML and SPML.