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The Flying Biscuit Cafe

7930 Rea Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277-6572
+1 704-295-4440
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“apple butter” (18 reviews)
“biscuits” (86 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7930 Rea Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277-6572
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love it and been for breakfast multiple times with the family. However NEVER, had we visited in the afternoons. Big mistake! It was microwaved leftovers from the morning and stale hard biscuits. Of course, two servers and a cook exhausted and in a bad...More

Thank Blanca1015
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Highly recommended, breakfast all day. Neat little place the menu has its own southern twists on all sorts of dishes. The portions are very large I ordered the excellent chicken pot pie there was more than enough for two people it was not the standard...More

Thank bilmatu
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I didn't physically eat at the cafe, but I had UberEATS deliver! It was so delicious! The oatmeal pancake with peach compote was to die for! The grits were definitely creamy and dreamy! The Biscuit was light and fluffy! The homemade apple butter was perfect!

Thank CarolinaJeni
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Went thinking that the biscuit would be "all that". Should have known when biscuits were going back uneaten that it wasn't their best. Don't order the French toast- whole or half order- it just isn't! Local crowd likes it. Wife's eggs spectacular with bean patty...More

Thank Ken E
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I just happened upon this place in a very busy shopping center. It is almost hidden away! The menu advertises southern, but the food is not quite. The sausage gravy is made with chicken sausage instead of pork but still very tasty. The biscuits are...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Visited on a whim and had a wonderful experience! I had the biscuit, egg and gravy breakfast and I didn't know what to expect with the chicken gravy. What I found was flavor packed goodness! Best grits I've ever had, I didn't have to add...More

Thank Traveler3781
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This place has an interesting menu for breakfast but it is just average at best - nothing special. Good biscuits fortunately for the name but the pancakes and omelettes were nothing special. However, the service was excellent. Food needs to live up to the service.

Thank Shev61
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We came here with a coupon for lunch this past Sunday. Although busy, we only waited about 5 minutes. The service was just ok, she was nice but slow to bring things over and even slower to take our order. We had delicious Mimosa's, great...More

Thank vacation920
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We found the Flying Biscuit through the reviews and it was just plain good. Service was attentive and food was excellent, We were on our way home on the last leg of our trip and I left my credit card in the bill holder which...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Very busy on most mornnings so expect slower than normal service....great selection of almost anything from flatiron steak combinations to their vaunted omelettes with a flying biscuit! So light and fluffy....just delish. Had th÷ clifton omellette...but the best item in this dish were the grits....More

Thank m w
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10 May 2015|
Response from jrobba | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do. Everything is turkey or chicken. They do have a flat iron steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7930 Rea Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277-6572
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-295-4440
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