El al meals in economy, business and platinum class are overseen by Chef Segev Moshe one of Israel’s leading chefs. Boutique beer is gaining popularity in Israel and passengers in the premium cabins of El Al can enjoy Alexander Blonde which is a light ale suited to the Israeli weather.

El Al meals are Kosher however a wide range of special meals can be ordered it’s always best to check with the call centre on *2250/03 977 1111 ext 1, contact your travel agent or click here to manage your booking.

SPECIAL MEALS

It’s best to advise the call centre or your travel agent of the four letter code in brackets below when ordering your meal. Latest possible ordering times are listed below, but order as soon as possible to ensure delivery.

For flights from Tel Aviv, Monday to Friday up to 12 hours before departure time.
For flights departing from Tel Aviv on Sunday up to 42 hours before departure time.

For flights to Tel Aviv, Monday to Friday, up to 24 hours before departure time.
For flights to Tel Aviv on Sunday up to 48 hours before departure time.

For flights from all destinations on Saturday up to 48 hours before departure time.

For flights to Tel Aviv on Monday to Friday from Mumbai and Hong Kong, strictly kosher meals, strictly kosher children’s meals and strictly kosher fish meals need to be ordered up to 36 hours before departure.

Glatt kosher meals for flights from New York (JFK and Newark)

Sunday to Friday flights up to 7 hours before departure.
Saturday flights up to 36 hours before departure.

Deadlines for ordering Glatt kosher meal or SKML for flights from Toronto and Los Angeles

Sunday to Friday flights up to 7 hours before departure.
Saturday flights up to 36 hours before departure.

Chicken Meal (CNML), Fish Meal (FSML), Fruit Platter Meal (FPML), Vegetarian Vegan Meal (VGML),Vegetarian Lacto-Ovo Meal (VLML), Child Meal (CHML), Vegetarian Asian Meal (AVML), Hindu Meal (HNML), Vegetarian Jain Meal (VJML) – Only available only on flights Tel Aviv-Mumbai-Tel Aviv, Diabetic Meal (DBML), Gluten Intolerant Meal (GFML), Low Salt Meal (LSML), Low Lactose Meal (NLML)

Strictly Kosher meals

Strictly Kosher Meal (SKML)

Strictly Kosher Fish Meal (KFML) (When a meat meal is being served to the passengers).

Strictly Kosher Children’s Meal (KCML)

Strictly Kosher Meals from New York

Served only on flights from New York. Meals are under “Regal” kashruth supervision.

Strictly Kosher Meals, Regal (RGML)

 

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