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Flying Saucer

#19 of 7,156 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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705 Main St, Houston, TX 77002-3313
12:00 - 00:00
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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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Quebec City, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice beer, ok food, nice ambiance. We really had a lot of fun checking and reading the mesaages on the dishes

Thank Jerome F
Lafayette, Louisiana
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food, had Saucier dip. Wife wasn't totally thrilled w pizza but rated it an 8 out of 10. She did like the Founders Frootwood draft, sweet though.

Thank Michael C
Caracas, Venezuela
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107 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lively bar located right in the middle of downtown Houston. All the walls are covered with thousands of dishes. They have lots of different beers, and they offer tasty typical American dishes such as chicken wings, quesadillas, sandwiches and salads. I loved their nachos and their pretzels. While we were there, they had like a trivia contest... More 

Thank Luciafernandez62
Cascais, Portugal
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never had such a lousy meal. Horrible pizza and German sausage Even the soda, Dr Pepper, tasted like bleach Nice waitress and good environment

Thank Jorge S
Trabuco Canyon, California
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659 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to get to from anywhere downtown - fun decor and an amazing amount of beers. They even have two dart boards! I had a "fire sale" Chardonnay and it was good. We saw the menu on line with quesadillas but the paper menu didn't show it so we asked and the server brought them out. They were okay, not... More 

Thank Anonymous855
Parkville, Missouri
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128 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The walls were covered with plates. Once someone consumes a certain number of beers, I believe it was 300, they get a plate on the wall with their name. Someone told me you are limited to 3 beers a night toward the 300. The group I was with enjoyed it immensely as they had lots of craft beers and beer... More 

Thank Evelyn H
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47 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall an excellent place to grab a pint. Almost 100 different craft beers on tap, and nearly 200 different bottles/cans. All of which are reasonably priced. The staff and service was great. Offered suggestions, samplers, etc. I would highly recommend.

1 Thank GEOS30
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really great beer selection, Well over 100 to choose from. The service was great and so were the wings. Would recommend this place for sure!

Thank Myles L
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 

1 Thank swimmomgreene
Christchurch, New Zealand
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52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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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
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
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?