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Flying Saucer

705 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002 (Downtown)
713-228-PINT
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Ranked #87 of 7,216 restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

A great beers selection! And the food also was very tasty! We enjoyed the dinner with friends and the music there!

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Calgary
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

Amazing selection of beers, virtually no wine selections. Menu is limited, and anything they serve is typical of a suds house. Very loud venue, so much so that normal conversation at you table is difficult.

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Singapore, Singapore
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Didn't realize there had been a soccer game earlier so the place was packed but didn't take long to get a table. Staff were friendly and service was pleasantly quick for how many customers were there. Definitely worth checking out, just for the atmosphere if not for the rotating gamut of beers. A new light rail system right outside was... More

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Haughton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

If you find yourself parched and in need of some quality beverage, this place is my first choice. With so many choices of beer there is at least one for everyone's taste. The french dip was one of the best I've had.

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Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, United States
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Been to several other Flying Saucers and they never disappoint. If you're looking for an outstanding beer selection and decent pub food, this is the place. Watched the US's first World Cup game here in June and it was fantastic!

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Dallas, Texas
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Came here on a Friday night, and though it was crowded we were able to get a table right away. There is lots of seating, including some tables outside. The food was great- from pizza to hummus to pretzels with cheese. Good beer selection, and the Saucerita was great!

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UK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

A very unique bar; no night downtown would be complete without going in for an 8% IPA and some wings! Plenty of bar staff who are friendly and quick to serve. Great for a game of darts with friends or a casual night out in a relaxed atmosphere.

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I've visited several times for happy hour, etc, but on this visit it was for dinner and drinks with my family. Seating is first come first serve which is okay, but makes it difficult if you actually plan to eat there. Our waitress was not very friendly or helpful, and was quite rude initially as we were told it wasn't... More

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Temecula, California
Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

Just can't beat the beer selection @ the flying saucer! Tonight if you ordered a beer that had Houston or Texas in the name, it was only $3.00 a pint!! I had the German Plate of Brats, German potato salad & sour kraut- Just delicious!! The bill was under $20.00 for all of this food!!! Fun decor & great servers!!... More

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Burlingame, California
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Nice wait staff. So many beers to choose from! The bartender let me sample a couple so I would know what to order.

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