Lonely Planet Writer

Chinese city to get restaurant in disused airplane

The city of Wuhan in Hubei province will soon get a new restaurant inside a disused Boeing 737.

A Boeing 737 is set to become a restaurant in China.
A Boeing 737 is set to become a restaurant in China. Image by Cristian Ghe. / CC BY 2.0

The plane was purchased from Indonesia by a wealthy local businessman and moved to a street corner in downtown Wuhan near a busy shopping district. Renovations are underway to turn the plane into a restaurant. There is no word yet on what type of food the plane will serve, though the businessman said he also hopes to transform the cockpit into a flight simulator.

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