“The Original” Nancy’s Airport Café is located in Northern California, adjacent to the Willows-Glenn County Airport at the northwest corner where State Hwy 162 meets Interstate 5 in Willows. The café is a family-owned and operated business with many years of experience serving excellent quality home-cooked meals at reasonable prices.
We are open 7 days a week. Nancy’s Airport Café is a family-style, full-service restaurant serving nutritious homestyle American food in a casual country setting. The surrounding area is comprised mostly of rural farmland areas along Interstate Hwy. 5, a convenient stop for travelers, area visitors and local community residents looking for a good hot meal with fast and friendly service.
The café is decorated with historical photographs of airplanes and rich in character. Pilots fly in from afar for the good food; we are known among travelers and truck transport drivers who always know where to get a good meal. Frequent customers include racers from Thunderhill Raceway, local farmers, Department of Forestry Service workers, seasonal hunters as well as the local Willows residents who have been coming to Nancy's Airport Cafe for years for their favorite menu items and who favor our restaurant for its down-home welcoming atmosphere and good nutritious food.
The experienced servers are fast, friendly and courteous and will aim to please even the most finicky appetites! Our hearty breakfasts will satisfy even the hungriest appetite, with farm-fresh eggs cooked just the way you want, and a huge variety of options such as pancakes, sausage, bacon, steak, potatoes, fruits & breads to make your meal complete! We even have delicious, crispy Belgian waffles with whipped cream and strawberries on top! Try one of our skillets or omelettes for a real treat...
Our burgers are lean and juicy, with many varieties to choose from! The menu offers several signature 100% natural chicken breast sandwiches, lean roasted turkey breast, and juicy roast beef, slow-roasted prime rib special every fridays, as well as fish, shrimp, and a variety of other delicious foods to satisfy the taste buds!
For lighter appetites, we have several appetizers, a salad bar, several salads, and other snacks... Our soup is homemade everyday, and the desserts, especially our homemade pies, are known world-wide for their delicious flaky homemade crust and generous fruit or cream fillings! We serve real old-fashioned milkshakes and malts, root beer floats, and bottomless iced tea and sodas. We have daily specials, a senior menu as well as senior discount and lots of good food at reasonable prices.
Come try ‘The Original’ Nancy’s Airport Café... we aim to be your favorite place to eat!