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Flying Saucer

££ - £££American, ,
705 Main St, Houston, TX 77002-3313
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pretzels” (27 reviews)
“bratwurst” (8 reviews)
“cheese fries” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
705 Main St, Houston, TX 77002-3313
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

This is my second time dining at this restaurant in downtown Houston. There are a variety of great beers. The Beerfeast platter was a great appetizer for three of us. Currently, Saint Arnold is my favorite beer in Houston. After trying the Art Car IPA...More

Thank KTravelNotes
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Any beer you could possibly want is on offer here, with beer pumps as far as the eye can see. Bit of an expat hangout so maybe not the most authentic Texan experience, but certainly a place worth visiting!

Thank DC1190
Reviewed 28 September 2015

What a nice find while traveling for business. The restaurant was near our hotel and where we were meeting. The food was good and the beer selection was incredible. We had great service as well and really enjoyed our evening.

Thank srlawren11
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Lots of beers on tap and the waitresses were knowledgeable about the beer selection. The food was decent, but it's more of a bar atmosphere than a sports bar atmosphere. The Austin breakfast was amazing (it's a stout with a shot of some sort of...More

Thank andb2000
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Had drinks after an Astro's game. We took several clients to get beers to and close out the night. Seemed like most guys were looking for different types of beers and asking questions about this one and that one. Bartender seemed like he'd rather be...More

Thank Corey R
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I came on a Tuesday night to just have one or two before going to dinner else where. Ended up staying because of the beer specials and tried the cheese pretzel with sausage (not bad, but not great). Overall, the staff was friendly and quick...More

Thank Chase B
Reviewed 6 September 2015

I had the Hippie Hollow and it was delicious! I don't drink beer, but my friends enjoyed the fact that there were many varieties to choose from. Good place -

Thank Njoytravl
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had lunch there today. The choice of beers and ciders was amazing. The food is hearty but not exceptional. The service was great.

Thank Hannelore H
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Went on a Sunday, when it was Texas Pint Night. Almost all Texas Pints were $3.00 each. My English friend was impressed with the price and says you'd never see anything like this back home. We went back on a Monday thinking that it was...More

Thank IronMaiden19
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Lots and lots of tasty beer! I tried the Maredson 10 Triple Belgium 10% beer and loved it. Also, got the hunger farmer, which is high quality cheeses and meats and etc as side taste dish, which was great. Prices are reasonable and staff are...More

Thank Touraj K
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Questions & Answers
16 March 2017|
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Response from eltigre1054 |
The flying saucer is more of a pub than a restaurant. there is lots of parking near the theatres and the pub. I have stayed in hotels all around and never had problems with safety, even though there are some "characters... More
Louise P
24 January 2017|
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Response from Luzius01 | Reviewed this property |
No, there is no space for a pool table as it is also an eatery!
Louise P
24 January 2017|
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Response from Donald H | Reviewed this property |
Not that I saw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, 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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