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Flying Saucer Draught Emporium

$$ - $$$American, ,
9605 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28262-8482
+1 704-717-8179
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pretzels” (8 reviews)
“bratwurst” (2 reviews)
“queso” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
9605 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28262-8482
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I came and played trivia. Beer is expensive, but you can get lots of different kinds. Fun stuff!

Thank Annalee T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beer selection is excellent. Plenty of on on-tap selection (a lot of local brews) and a decent selection of bottled bears. Great ambiance. Our food sat "in the window" for almost five minutes so the French fries were warm, but the burger was perfectly cooked,...More

Thank Anne V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice selection of beer - tons on tap & bottles for those rare brews. The staff is very nice and they have trivia on Tuesday nights. The food is pretty good, for bar food. Stay away from the two deserts they have, as they were...More

Thank Harriet T
Reviewed 30 October 2017

A beer lover's paradise, there is beer galore here AND the food is great. The pretzels are incredible (both with spicy and honey mustard - just try it). The atmosphere is really cool and the place is usually pretty hopping.

Thank Becky I
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I love trying out local brews when I travel, so always search out a pub of some type. I arrived earlier than dinner time, and noticed the patio. Asked about dogs, and yes! Dogs allowed. Very nice beer selection on tap; even some porters and...More

Thank SnitchsMom
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Business meeting with eight of my buddies came to the FS. Great atmosphere, great beer , bar food , and great service by Paige. This isn't a five star restaurant but you will get five star service from Paige. Fun place to eat and drink.

Thank KOSC1
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We picked this restaurant because it was very close to PNC Pavilion. We arrived at 5:15 pm for a 7:15 concert and told the wait staff that we would be going to the concert. After we were there about 20 minutes and hadn't ordered our...More

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Best soft pretzel I have ever had with amazing queso! The beer list is huge and you will have a lot of fun deciding what to try. For those who don't drink beer there are plenty of other choices, I went with a Moscow mule...More

Thank Jordan E
Reviewed 2 May 2017

English pub atmosphere with a variety of local, national and import beers on tap and in bottles. Mainly meat items on the menu in keeping with the UK theme.

Thank Lili P
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Went there for lunch after a visit to UNCC. As the name suggests, the list of draft beers is incredible. Everything from a stout to cider. The food menu was typical for a place like this, with Burgers, sandwiches, pizza and also Bratwurst with Sauerkraut...More

Thank Ralph R
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Questions & Answers
20 November 2016|
Response from creif980 | Reviewed this property |
Yup it's literally walking distance. Just google map it!
2 June 2016|
Response from Steve E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a very short drive, or about a 10 minute walk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9605 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28262-8482
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > University City North
  • Neighbourhood: University City North
  • Phone Number: +1 704-717-8179
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