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The Flying Biscuit Cafe

4150 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605-3506
+1 352-373-9500
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (19 reviews)
“biscuits” (114 reviews)
“french toast” (21 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 4 weeks ago

Recently, my husband and I spent a month in Gainesville and were very eager to find the best breakfast places around. We asked many people for suggestions. Some suggestions were as meager as "Taco Bell" while others were fabulous like "43rd Street Diner and Deli"...More

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Popular place to eat breakfast or lunch! Lots of sandwiches and salads for lunch. Grilled mac&cheese is outstanding! Updated down home cooking!

Thank 152renees
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I used to love Flying Biscuit but the last couple of times my wife and I have been there for breakfast, it has it hasn’t been so good. My wife had French toast which is always good. I had the southern scramble which is usually...More

1  Thank rodneytherock
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Love eating breakfast here with friends. Many breakfast options (even healthy choices). The creamy, dreamy grits live up to their name for sure. It gets VERY crowded on weekends, so arrive early if you don't want to wait.

Thank Linda J
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Who'd of thought chicken gravy would be this tasty?? We've had numerous different meals here and each has been yummy. You have to ask for the biscuits and gravy as it's not listed on the menu. The servers are great, but be prepared to wait...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Ordered an omelot dish and it reallly was very well prepared. Even tried the grits and I have to admit they were wonderful as well. Highly recommend trying this place out.

Thank R L
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Flying biscuit serves up some fine southern cooking for breakfast or brunch - food is great and so is the service-only down side is you have to have patience because it's so popular -my opinion it's worth the wait

Thank dmarren
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped by here for breakfast on our way up to Atlanta. I loved the homey feel of the restaurant, and it was a beautiful morning to enjoy the outdoor seating. I was drawn to the Southern Style Biscuit Benedict in the...More

Thank adk24
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Spur the moment stop by the flying biscuit looked at the menu thought I’d try something different the Southern scramble wow what are unique great meal friendly staff clean reasonably priced.

1  Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is an fun, eclectic, little restaurant in a strip-mall. It is mostly a breakfast and lunch place, and is well-known in the area, so expect a long line most of the time. The meals are huge, so you won't leave hungry. At our table,...More

Thank DrTerri
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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
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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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