First Class Dining in Miami

Old Jul 1, 19, 5:19 pm
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First Class Dining in Miami

Excellent first class dining in Miami AA lounge. Flying BA 208 Krug Champagne and Lobster fab lounge with excellent attendants
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Old Jul 1, 19, 9:17 pm
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Originally Posted by LondSE1 View Post
Excellent first class dining in Miami AA lounge. Flying BA 208 Krug Champagne and Lobster fab lounge with excellent attendants
"Excellent first class dining in (the New) Miami AA (Flagship) lounge", I assume and not the regular AA Club.
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Old Jul 1, 19, 11:30 pm
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I thought you only got flagship dining if flying first on AA metal?
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Old Jul 1, 19, 11:46 pm
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Indeed.

OP likely in just the Flagship Longe

but more details such as menu etc and comments on the facilities would be helpful
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Old Jul 1, 19, 11:50 pm
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Originally Posted by andymcdonnell View Post
I thought you only got flagship dining if flying first on AA metal?
It's a new (but someone will point out unofficial) perk for First passengers when flying BA from MIA. We will be trying it out at the end of August when we fly back from MIA.
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Old Jul 2, 19, 12:32 am
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Great. Let me know how it is, flying F from MIA next year
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Old Jul 2, 19, 12:53 am
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Great. Let me know how it is, flying F from MIA next year
Will do - it won't be a relaxing experience as we're flying with our two under 5s but the Krug should help!
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Old Jul 2, 19, 2:14 am
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I'm assuming OW Emerald members cannot gain access to this lounge! Only those Flying F, any cheap avios tickets I can book as I have a 7 hour layover?
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Old Jul 2, 19, 2:24 am
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Oneworld emerald or sapphire gives you access to the flagship lounge with a fairy extensive hot and cold buffet. Similar in some ways to the BA LHR F lounge. To get access to the Flagship Dinning room you need an F ticket on AA long haul (or certain transcontinental) or BA. The Flagship Dinning room is similar to the Concorde dining room at LHR.
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Old Jul 2, 19, 2:39 am
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I used this 2 weeks ago, flying on BA208 in F. It’s a great perk. Couple of glasses of Krug, some tasty lobster, and a decent steak.
A couple of points that may help future travelers....
Upon arrival at the Flagship check in, we said that we would like to use the dining room. They provided me and the other half with dining room invitation cards, which we then handed over to the attendant at the entrance to the Flagship dining room.
This seemed a very underutilized service compared to other F dining such as PHL - I guess people aren’t aware of it. BA F check in certainly didn’t say anything about it to us. All 14 seats were taken on the plane, yet we were the only ones in Flagship dining.
Service was also fairly slow, compared to say, the CCR at LHR dining room. I would allow an hour at least. And the walk is a good 10-15 mins from lounge to gate.
But a great option for those wishing to maximize on sleep on the flight!
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Old Jul 2, 19, 6:18 am
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Originally Posted by UKtravelbear View Post
but more details such as menu etc and comments on the facilities would be helpful
Ok here goes. This was from my most recent visit a couple of weeks ago prior to the late night BA210. I had a couple of hours to kill so used the table as an office and finished some work before dinner. Changed into shorts and T shirt on the flight brushed my teeth and got hold of my duvet and pillow before takeoff and was asleep within 10 minutes of wheels up. Slept the whole way in a delightfully cool cabin. One of my best overnight flights ever.

The Flagship First dinner was delicious.








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Old Jul 2, 19, 12:14 pm
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Originally Posted by jp-mco View Post
Will do - it won't be a relaxing experience as we're flying with our two under 5s but the Krug should help!
Gin usually works best when trying to get under 5s to quiet down.
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Old Oct 23, 19, 2:18 pm
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Can you bring a guest in to the Flagship First Dining section on BA? I know on AA metal, and CX metal out of JFK you are allowed, but wanted to know the rules for BA.
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Old Jan 26, 20, 6:05 pm
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Originally Posted by andymcdonnell View Post
Great. Let me know how it is, flying F from MIA next year
Krug still in place on a recent visit. F ticketed passengers only for BA it seems, with invitation issued at Flagship lounge entry. It has just over 20 covers at the tables, so seems pretty clear why no exceptions. It makes for good food and a generally quiet room. (Bliss).
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Old Mar 5, 20, 7:20 pm
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Originally Posted by DFB_london View Post
Krug still in place on a recent visit. F ticketed passengers only for BA it seems, with invitation issued at Flagship lounge entry. It has just over 20 covers at the tables, so seems pretty clear why no exceptions. It makes for good food and a generally quiet room. (Bliss).
thanks for the recent report. Are F-ticketed BA passengers exceptions only when enough tables are vacant or is IT common that they can enter?
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