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Flying Saucer

#19 of 7,142 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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705 Main St, Houston, TX 77002-3313
12:00 - 02:00
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Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 01:00
Thu - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I am a local Houstonian, and this place is nothing special. The beer selection yes, is great, but that's about it. The food is plain pub grub and not even good pub grub. Had the queso and it was runny and cold. Service is also very slow even when they weren't busy on a week night. Everything we had was... More 

Thank swimmomgreene
Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped by here for some dinner & drinks !! Food was really good & had a serious selection of craft beers to choose from !! Would highly recommend

Thank lfc08London
Canandaigua, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for a drink and ended up staying for dinner. This is a large and open place with very high ceilings. This bar feature MANY craft beers but also has wine and liquor. The atmosphere is lively and fun. Our server was friendly and attentive. We each had one of the specialty sandwiches which were... More 

Thank William S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came from Canada to visit my boyfriends uncle with his parents in Houston. Uncle Steve suggested the flying saucer. We had *VERONICA as our server. She was AMAZING. super fun. Incredibly knowledgeable. She made our visit an awesome one. Lots of beers and a great time were had!!!! . Next time we're in Houston we are absolutely coming back!

Thank Kristie W
Houston, Texas
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the atmosphere. Was fun and the décor was great. Tons of different beer to choose from. The food was excellent. I was there with a very large party of guests and the service was quick and reliable!! The prices very reasonable.

Thank Debra P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great, beer recommendation was outstanding. First time in Houston, next time it will be a definite stop.

Thank Tim S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The surprise cheese fries where so good! awesome selection of what I believe was hundreds of beers (many if not all local) Sat at the bar and the service was very polite and patient, we had never been there before so we where a little slow. Great well priced parking in the area. worth a visit, esp if you are... More 

Thank Teesha S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Teresa was fantastic! Great recommendations and very friendly server. I like a good Porter, she recommended the Lizard of Koz! Hands down the best I've ever had! Great selection, great atmosphere! Food was also fantastic. Open late

Thank Aaron M
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

heard about this place from a friend and we went, as she loves craft beer. and boy do they have tons!! The menu is simple but sufficient and pleasantly surprised with the varying choices - the cheese fries have hamburger underneath - really really good! Homemade ranch dressing as well!

Thank ChristineR1995rn
Tampa, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I strolled into the Flying Saucer on Saturday night and it was pretty busy. The first thing I noticed was how hard the waitresses and bartenders worked. It was an entire new level compared to any place I have ever been before. I would say I was "impressed" but that doesn't really capture how blown away I was. At one... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 Main St, Houston, TX 77002-3313
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 713-228-PINT

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?