The service

Aircalin offers six "à la carte" menus that you can choose from to enhance your flying experience: Breakfast, Japanese delights, Gourmet cold, Hamburger menu, Fresh menu and Gourmet menu. You can select your fee-based pick as a replacement for the menu of the day and turn your lunch or dinner on board into a true moment of pleasure and relaxation.



On our flights from Noumea and Papeete serving a hot breakfast, wake your tastebuds with a full gourmet breakfast. On the menu: a delicious hot dish, a sweet and sour, a baguette and a selection of jams, New Caledonian honey, a pastry, a fruit juice and your choice of hot drink. Just the thing to start the day on the right foot, even at 10.000m!

Menu available from : Noumea and Papeete

Price : 1 800 XPF / 15 EUR / AUD 23/ NZD 25 / 2 000 JPY / USD 16

Menu japonais-min


Available on our flights from Japan, this menu will take you on a journey from the starter to the dessert. On the menu: an assortment of starters served in a bento box, a tasty hot dish and a delicious dessert. A custom-designed menu for all lovers of Japanese food.

Menu available from : Tokyo

Price : 1 800 XPF / 15 EUR / AUD 23/ NZD 25 / 2 000 JPY / USD 16



This menu will appeal to burger addicts, be they young or grown-up! Your menu includes a yummy dessert, cheese and snacks.

Menu available on flights offering a hot lunch or dinner*.

Price : 1 500 XPF / 13 EUR / AUD 19 / NZD 21 / 1 670 JPY / USD 13

* Excluding Singapore/Noumea routes

Menu fresh-min


A fresh entree, generous salad, and fresh fruit salad as a dessert. Treat yourself to fine and tasteful cuisine.  

Menu available on flights offering a hot lunch or dinner*.

Price : 1 800 XPF / 15 EUR / AUD 23/ NZD 25 / 2 000 JPY / USD 16

* Excluding Singapore/Noumea routes

Menu gourmet-min


Treat yourself to a trip full of flavours, including a glass of champagne. An ideal opportunity to celebrate a birthday, surprise your travel companion, or simply turn your trip into a true time of celebration !

Menu available on flights over 3.5 hours offering a hot lunch or dinner*.

Price : 3 000 XPF / 25 EUR / AUD 38 / NZD 42 / 3 335 JPY / USD 26

Alcohol should be consumed in moderation.

* Excluding Singapore-Nouméa routes


You can pay for your "à la carte" menu :

Upon purchase of your ticket, on our website, in our call center, or travel agency. Full list of ingredients included in each menu may vary according to seasonal requirements. Photos shown on our website are for illustration only and are not binding on the airline.

Noteworthy !

  • We regret to advise that this service is only available to passengers travelling in Economy Class, on a ticket bearing an Aircalin flight number AND in a flight operated by an Aircalin aircraft.
  • The Japanese Delight and the Gourmet menus are only available on flights exceeding three and half hour. 
  • This service is not available on all routes in our air network.
  • Alcohol abuse is dangerous for your health, please enjoy in a responsible manner.

Terms and conditions

1 - Conditions

1.1 - Against a top-up payment, Aircalin gives you the opportunity to select ahead of your trip the menu that you will be served in the economy cabin during your flight, on any destination except Nadi and Wallis. This optional service is called "A La Carte Menu": you will be invited to submit your choice when you book your flight or when you go to the section labelled "My reservation" on the Aircalin website ( up until 48 hours before boarding. Please note that our menu of the day and usual drinks are still available free of charge on board if you decide against the "a la carte" option.

1.2 - The a la carte menus served during the flight may differ slightly in quantity, taste or aspect to what was visually described or suggested in the photos and the presentation texts appearing notably on the Aircalin website. Some ingredients may be replaced by similar ones without prior notice. Photos shown on the website are for illustration only and are not binding on Aircalin.

1.3 - You cannot cancel your order once it has been placed. Should you want to transfer your order onto another flight, we suggest that you contact your travel agent or your Aircalin office no later than 48 hours before departure. Please note that the transfer of an a la carte menu is only possible on the basis of: same itinerary, same passenger, same point of origin and destination, flight operated by Aircalin, and only if the same menu is available on that flight. You cannot change your order once it has been placed.

1.4 - Aircalin is not in a position to provide a full list of ingredients for a la carte menus.

If you suffer from food allergy or intolerance, we recommend that you do not select an a la carte menu. Any consequence resulting from intolerance or allergy to a specific food ingredient will remain your sole responsibility.

1.5 - The general terms and conditions of carriage are accessible on our website and are part of these conditions. We recommend that you carefully review them.

2 - Conditions and restrictions

2.1 - By ordering an a la carte menu, you explicitely declare that you have the legal capacity to contract, that you have read the present conditions of sale and that you agree to be bound by them.

2.2 - When you order an a la carte menu, you undertake to provide Aircalin with true information and to refrain from placing a reservation for which you would not meet the required conditions as set out in the present general terms and conditions of sale. Furthermore, you explicitely declare that you order for yourself or on behalf of another person in the name of whom you are allowed to act, this person being deemed to have read the general terms and conditions of sale and be bound by them.

2.3 - Passengers under the age of 18 are not eligible for the Gourmet menu. 

2.4 - The a la carte menu service is subject to availability. It could be that a limited number of a la carte menus are available on any given flight.

2.5 - You will not have the opportunity to order an a la carte menu once you are on board. Only orders placed 48 hours before the flight can be met.

3 - Rates

3.1 - The a la carte menus are subject to pricing according to the type of menu; the pricing reflects the customer's choice at the time of ordering.

3.2 - Rates are shown upon reservation of the a la carte menus; rates are tax inclusive.

4 - Refund

4.1 - A la carte menus cannot be cancelled or refundable unless Aircalin could not meet your order which had been duly placed 48 hours before departure. Aircalin will make every effort to provide a la carte menus which have been ordered according to the present general terms and conditions of sale. However, for operational reasons relating to safety or security considerations and/or operating deficiencies, a la carte menus might end up being unavailable. Under these circumstances, a standard menu of the day will be served as a replacement of the a la carte menu you had ordered, and you will be elligible for refund. For this purpose, you will be asked to fill in the appropriate on-line application on our website ( under the section "Contact us" and send it to our customers service department.

4.2 - No refund will be issued if you fail to meet the above-mentioned criteria.

4.3 - If you pay for an upgrade to Business class, your menu purchase will be lost, unless you are in a position to transfer it to a future flight, according to the conditions set in 1.3 article.

5 - Claims

5.1 - Any complaint regarding reservation, payment and/or delivery of a la carte menus should be directed to Aircalin; please fill in the on-line form in the section called "Contact us" on