1. Extreme Beer Fest. March 20 & 21, 2015 in Boston, Mass. Join us!
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

The Flying Saucer Draught Emporium

Not Rated.
The Flying Saucer Draught EmporiumThe Flying Saucer Draught Emporium
BA SCORE
94
outstanding

109 Ratings
Ratings: 109
Reviews: 67
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 8%
Taps: 70
Bottles: 150
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Eatery ]

705 Main St
Houston, Texas, 77002-3313
United States
phone: (713) 228-7468

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @flyingsaucerhou

Notes:
None, yet.

(Place added by: Xadoor)
Place: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 109 | Reviews: 67 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by champ103:
Photo of champ103
3.63/5  rDev -14.6%

This place is very large. Several TV's, it is always crowded and loud. Usually hard to find a seat. A long bar with a huge tap wall. There is an area upstairs that is usually reserved for parties. The Saucer sometimes lets BA have a tasting upstairs. The service can be spotty. Though the waitresses are well informed about what they have. Correct glassware and temps. The selection is great. Lots of local Texas beers, many US micros, and good Imports. The selection is always rotating. Probably the best selection in town. The food is nothing special at all. Some pizzas, brats, pretzels. Most of the food is just appetizers, and bland pub grub. Overall this is a place to find some good beers in downtown Houston.

The selection is so damn impressive that it is worth putting up with the other downfalls (spotty service especially when at a table, always crowded, and crazy chaos). Though I still enjoy coming here on occasion. The mangers do an excellent job as well. It probably has a better selection than Gingerman, but I think the atmosphere and service is much lower here.

champ103, Mar 20, 2008
More User Reviews:
Photo of TexasPunkin
4.75/5  rDev +11.8%

TexasPunkin, Friday at 05:21 AM
Photo of BKotch
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

BKotch, Sep 17, 2014
Photo of Desimoaj
4.44/5  rDev +4.5%

Desimoaj, Sep 14, 2014
Photo of cfrobrew
3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

cfrobrew, Aug 19, 2014
Photo of Jon4than
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

Jon4than, Aug 12, 2014
Photo of mothman
4/5  rDev -5.9%

mothman, Jul 22, 2014
Photo of hoppy91
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

hoppy91, Jul 21, 2014
Photo of Rawbeads
3/5  rDev -29.4%

Rawbeads, Jul 15, 2014
Photo of DutchcdnTEXAN
4.25/5  rDev 0%

DutchcdnTEXAN, Jul 09, 2014
Photo of Dicers
4.25/5  rDev 0%

Dicers, Jul 04, 2014
Photo of WesleyWhite
4.25/5  rDev 0%

WesleyWhite, Jun 20, 2014
Photo of phildehart
4/5  rDev -5.9%

phildehart, Jun 19, 2014
Photo of jgbiggs
4.25/5  rDev 0%

jgbiggs, Jun 14, 2014
Photo of SmellsofMahagony
4.25/5  rDev 0%

SmellsofMahagony, Jun 11, 2014
Photo of Wayne17
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

Wayne17, Jun 04, 2014
Photo of portia99
4.25/5  rDev 0%

portia99, Jun 04, 2014
Photo of CraigTravor
3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

CraigTravor, May 25, 2014
Photo of Weisseguy1
4/5  rDev -5.9%

Weisseguy1, May 25, 2014
Photo of dmorgan310
4/5  rDev -5.9%

dmorgan310, May 13, 2014
Photo of truesolution
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

truesolution, May 12, 2014
Photo of greenspointexas
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

greenspointexas, Apr 30, 2014
Photo of Dinkel
4.75/5  rDev +11.8%

Dinkel, Apr 24, 2014
Photo of bmurray10
4.25/5  rDev 0%

bmurray10, Apr 16, 2014
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
The Flying Saucer Draught Emporium in Houston, TX
94 out of 100 based on 109 ratings.