Special meals

If you have special dietary needs, you may request a special meal.

How to book a special meal

We would like to remind you that you must book it by getting in touch with your Local Office at least 12-24 hours before the flight departure.

Flights where the service is available

  • medium haul flights: in Business class always, in Economy class on those above 3 hours flight
  • long haul flights: in Magnifica and in Economy classes always

Special Meals Categories

Our special meals can be divided into 3 categories, each of which include specific offers to cater for all requirements.


Blanddoes not contain ingredients or drinks that may trigger gastric disorders and excludes highly seasoned products which are not always well digested.
Diabeticcontains added complex carbohydrates, a high fibre content and includes low-fat products.
Gluten freea selection of meals free from wheat, rye, barley, oats and flour.
Low caloriecontains added complex carbohydrates and foods with a high fibre content.
Low cholesterolcontains foods rich in fibre and complex carbohydrates and low in fat. May contain polyunsaturated fat.
Low sodium/saltfor those who suffer from heart, circulatory or renal problems. No salt is used in the preparation of the dishes, which have a low sodium content.
Lactose freea selection of meals that excludes lactose or milk products and dairy products and their derivatives.
Fishcreated for those who require a predominantly fish-based meal, excluding meat from their diet.
Vegana selection of meals made from products of vegetable origin only, excluding meat, fish, dairy products and eggs.
Vegetarian (including dairy products and eggs)created for those who follow a vegetarian diet. Includes eggs and dairy products, but excludes meat and fish.


Asian vegetariancontains vegetable products, using spices and flavourings of a predominantly Asian origin. Does not contain beef or veal.
Kosher*meals prepared in compliance with Jewish dietary laws, under the supervision of a Rabbi. Excludes pork, shellfish and scaleless fish.
Muslima selection of meals free from pork, game and alcohol. All the proteins are covered by a Halal guarantee.
Hindua selection of meals prepared and seasoned in the Indian fashion, free from pork, beef and veal. May include fish, milk and dairy products.


Children from 0-2a selection of homogenised products including lean meat, vegetables, fruit and dessert.
Children from 2-12a section of complete meals, with the option of including products such as hamburgers, packaged desserts and sandwiches.

Food allergy and food intolerance sufferers may request a peanut free meal.

* You can book a Kosher meal up to 48 hours before flight departure, if leaving from Tel Aviv up to 24 hours ahead.

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