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The Flying Saucer Draught Emporium

Not Rated.
The Flying Saucer Draught EmporiumThe Flying Saucer Draught Emporium
BA SCORE
91
outstanding

59 Ratings
Ratings: 59
Reviews: 38
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 9.58%
Taps: 70
Bottles: 160
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Eatery ]

130 Peabody Pl
Memphis, Tennessee, 38103-3718
United States
phone: (901) 523-PINT

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @flyingsaucermem

Notes:
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(Place added by: DarthMalt)
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3.64/5  rDev -10.6%

Enjoyed a few Belgians here and was pleased that I could find them in the area. I didn't have time to look up and evaluate some local options in a hurry so I went with this chain location because I knew that they would have something decent. Food was rather average. Service was a bit neglectful. Beer was good though, but a little pricey for some options but not others.

yemenmocha, Jun 16, 2014
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3.78/5  rDev -7.1%

Flying Saucer wasn’t on my list of stops in Memphis but I ended up parking right in front of it. And, hey, on Mondays its pint night all day, which means almost everything on-tap are $3 pints. So that’s cool!

We sat at the bar and our bartender was awesome. We told her we wanted a quick pint before moving on to Beale St. She asked if we needed help picking a beer and I said we just wanted something not sold in Nebraska. She offered some local beers but we had most. Ultimately we grabbed a pint each from Memphis Made, both beers were good, kind of malty per the style. But all was good. Great service. Good beer. Great price. We moved on…

We came back a few hours later for one last beer but didn’t sit at the bar. We sat in the open air area. The service was poor and the waitress was of little help. She knew nothing about beer and said they were out of everything we tried to order. None of the taps were cupped or pulled so I don’t know. She kind of killed my motivation to stay. We had one pint with her and left.

No food.

Overall, great location for somebody looking for good beer but I didn’t think finding local craft that hard… outside the area craft, yes, so this is your place.

bditty187, Jun 12, 2014
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4.05/5  rDev -0.5%

This place has tons of beer to try , the prices are not that great , but they have beers you simply cannot purchase in this part of the country. Some of the beers you can buy at a 1/4 of the price at Joes or Busters , but some you can only buy here. The food is ok, but then most "Irish" places who serve food in the US are sub par when it comes to food , beer first food second. The waitresses are pretty hot , the beer is cold , the price can be high, but hey to get what you cant get anywhere else Ill take it

ubenumber2, Sep 28, 2012
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4.08/5  rDev +0.2%

In my short stay in memphis, Flying Saucer was clearly the best of the bars that I came across.

It certainly caters to a slightly louder scene. They had a band playing the night I was there and had some games on as well.

The service was always on point for me. Even with it being wednesday, it was a bit of a zoo. They had about 4 bartenders and it was never hard to get a beer.

The selection was very good. They had a whole bunch of taps available and had everything at great prices. They were blowing out prima pils, and I was able to get it for $3.

Flying Saucer was a great place to grab some good brews in Memphis. If I was staying longer in town I would’ve had some more here, but driving got in the way of spending a lot of time here.

KDawg, Apr 28, 2012
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The Flying Saucer Draught Emporium in Memphis, TN
91 out of 100 based on 59 ratings.