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Flying Saucer

1123 N California Ave, Chicago, IL 60622-3402
+1 773-342-9076
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good55%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
13 Mar 2017
“Vegan friendly breakfast/lunch food”
13 Sep 2017
“A real hidden gem”
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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1123 N California Ave, Chicago, IL 60622-3402
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Cool, American-feel, hipster-style diner. Retro music and quirky decor, with very helpful service. Ordered the Kitchen Sink Salad with chicken. Replaced the tortilla chips with sweet potato chunks on request, which was received with no hesitation. Absolutely delicious, the combination of sprouts, greens, feta and...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Flying Saucer is a great place to go with friends/family for a quick bite of good quality food. Vegan friendly! Great pancakes!

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Reviewed 18 August 2016

I went there for brunch and and had an omelette. It was a bit massive with 4 eggs but I managed to eat it all. The service was fast and nice. I loved the overall vibe of the place. I would definitely return.

Thank punkiepam
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Nice place, good music, service was ok vegetarian friendly but typical American food also. lil bit overpriced maybe

Thank ozmone
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Good place for a breakfast! Very kind service, good atmosphere and a lot of vegetarian choice. Buen lugar para desayunar! Servicio amable, nuen ambiente y muchas opciones vegetarianas.

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Reviewed 19 July 2009

Good food. So-so on the friendliness.

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Reviewed 29 June 2008

good biscuits and gravy

Thank SoniaBChicago
Reviewed 29 May 2008

This is the kind of funky, expansive, laid-back type of place that you just don't see in New York, where everything is small, and creative brunch means a quail egg sitting atop three matchsticks of taro root. This is the Midwest, people, and portions are...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2008

had great food and service. nice spin on breakfast menu.

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Reviewed 17 February 2008

Good food at a good brunch price. Their bruch specials are usually tasty and unique. Service is what you expect for the area...no frills, no pretentions, just down to earth.

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Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1123 N California Ave, Chicago, IL 60622-3402
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 773-342-9076
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