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The Flying Biscuit Cafe

4150 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605-3506
+1 352-373-9500
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“biscuits” (110 reviews)
“grits” (80 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4150 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605-3506
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here many times and I have been to several events that use their catering. Most of their food is good and they have some standout dishes including their biscuits and apple butter. They are slightly pricey. Be aware that they are almost...More

Thank Chad2014
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was tasty, atmosphere nice. Very busy on a Sunday morning, long wait...but the food was delicious.

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

OHHHH, busy place here! Greeted and seated immediately. Took a bit longer to get waited on, but when we were, we had her full attention! Katyln was terrific! FOOD was fabulous!!! Apparently there are several chains of this restaurant, although I have never heard of...More

Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I have been hearing rave reviews for nearly 5 years from a friend of mine who had kids at U of F. I finally got to experience the Flying Biscuit. I ordered eggs benedict (the original recipe) and it was not very good. Eggs weren't...More

Thank Kimberley L
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch. Freezing inside. "Love Cakes" - black beans w/cornmeal, topped w/tomatillo salsa, sour creme, and feta cheese - sounded delicious but were way too spicy for my tastes. Side salad was good size but mainly comprised of just spring greens. The silver lining:...More

Thank BeckyL-FL
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Varied and interesting menu with delicious little twists to almost every dish. Good service, though frequently busy. The restaurant is very echoing.

Thank John S
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

The smoked salmon Benedict was on special and cost $12. I was looking forward to a couple of large pieces of smoked salmon served on an English muffin with poached eggs. Instead I got a small pile of sad slightly pink, slightly gray meat. Then...More

Thank djvogeli
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We visited here after graduation, which I am told did not matter with regard to the line, apparently they are always busy! I can see why, the food and service were booth great. We had five different meals and the only disappointing part was that...More

Thank floridatocanada
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is another place recommended by some local friends. This one was a keeper. On the weekend we had to wait but when you look at the plates the wait staff are delivering to the tables you know it might be worth it. It was....More

Thank 320bluew
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This was our first time and the food was awesome. There was alot of food and all of it was very good. Had the eggs and french toast with bacon and a biscuit. I would recommend this place to my friends.

Thank chris d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4150 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605-3506
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-373-9500
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