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The Flying Saucer Draught Emporium

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The Flying Saucer Draught EmporiumThe Flying Saucer Draught Emporium
BA SCORE
96
world-class

13 Ratings
Ratings: 13
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 4.51
pDev: 7.1%
Taps: 74
Bottles: 145
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Eatery ]

4821 Bass Pro Dr
Garland, Texas, 75043-4834
United States
phone: (972) 226-7468

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @flyingsaucerlak

Notes:
None, yet.

(Place added by: rgrholmes168 on 08-22-2009)
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3.75/5  rDev -16.9%

Abbbp, Aug 19, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -5.8%

SpongeKA, Apr 20, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -5.8%

amvrana, Jul 26, 2014
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4.33/5  rDev -4%

Visited the afternoon of January 21. This is the sixth Flying Saucer I've been to and they're consistently great. This one has the added attraction of a fantastic lake view from an outdoor deck. Typical Saucer selection of probably 50 taps, including many local and Texas selections. Service was very friendly, attentive, and well informed. I still don't get why Flying Saucer insists on sticking with the "quarterly" beer menu. As with every Saucer I've been to I spent several minutes questioning the waitress to determine what was actually available since the menu was so horribly out of date. The food was a notch below what I've had at other Saucers, although I can't say if that's consistently true. I'm looking forward to spending some evenings on the lake when the weather gets warmer.

coldriver, Jan 22, 2012
Photo of Tilley4
4.33/5  rDev -4%

Stopped in on my way out of Dallas back to Tennessee...

Very cool atmosphere in a strip mall type setting...

This place had loads of taps (probably 40 or so) and at least that many bottles.... It was a pretty impressive selection to say the least...

I decided on a Deschutes Black Butte Porter and a Stone 13th Anny for my two choices and both were excellent... I ordered a plate of salami and smoked gouda that complimented the brews perfectly...

Overall, a nice little stop...I would definitely make this stop again if I'm ever in the area...

Tilley4, Oct 02, 2009
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4.5/5  rDev -0.2%

Matt_C, Oct 13, 2013
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4.56/5  rDev +1.1%

CraigTravor, Tuesday at 07:36 AM
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4.64/5  rDev +2.9%

JamesStreet, Aug 28, 2014
Photo of txbrew81
4.65/5  rDev +3.1%

Great place. Atmosphere is one of the best in the area if you are out by rockwall/garland. Big patio overlooking the lake to sip on some quality brews. Great beer selection with about 50-75+ rotating taps and even more bottles. All in all they have to have at least 200+ beers avaialable. Ask the bartender whats new on tap because it isn't always on the menu or the chalkboard. Food is good but lacking in variety. Service can be slow when it is slammed but usually it is reasonable. Very Knowledgable bartenders and waitresses. Overall this is a great place and my favorite Flying Saucer in DFW, definately stop by if you are out that direction.

txbrew81, May 24, 2011
Photo of Iluvink
4.7/5  rDev +4.2%

I have visited this Flying Saucer, aka 'The Saucer on the Lake', location several times, and it is by far my favorite of the three DFW locations. It's a pretty far trek from DFW airport, so I am not able to make it a 'hang out', but if I were closer, it would be. I mean, how great is it, to be able to enjoy great brews while sitting on the outside porch, overlooking the lake? One of these days, I'll eat there, and perhaps then update my review. I have eaten at other locations, and the food is pretty good. They always have a good brew selection, and prices are reasonable.

The service is good, and they seem to know a little something on beer. The Saucer staff, at all locations, seem to like beer.

I guess if you want to call it a draw back, but for me it isn't, the birds and bugs can be a bit un-nerving sometimes. But hey, you are practically sitting on the water, and you are outside. Nature happens.

Finally for a relaxing time to enjoy some good brew, you can't go wrong with, 'The Saucer on the Lake'.

Iluvink, Oct 19, 2009
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The Flying Saucer Draught Emporium in Garland, TX
96 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.