Flying Saucer Draught Emporium - Raleigh | Raleigh, North Carolina
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Flying Saucer Draught Emporium - Raleigh
Excellent based on 64 ratings
Type: Bar

328 West Morgan Street
Raleigh, North Carolina United States 27603 [ print map ]
919 821 7468

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Hours: Monday-Saturday: 11am-2am, Sunday: 12pm-2am


Mayor: beerme31 (1) | Taps: 81 | Bottles: 230


Flying Saucer Draught Emporium - Raleigh

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Beer Available At Flying Saucer Draught Emporium - Raleigh (arranged by most recent)
Big Boss Aces & Ates Coffee Stout 92, Terrapin Hopsecutioner India Pale Ale 96, The Duck-Rabbit Hoppy Bunny ABA 97, Southern Tier Blackwater Series: Creme Brulee Stout 98
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64 reviews for Flying Saucer Draught Emporium - Raleigh
 Ambiance  72%
 Service  74%
 Selection  88%
 Food  64%
 Value  72%
 Overall  78%
 Rating  90%
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  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
erock1  (5) Cary, North Carolina | November 10, 2006
My first experience with the Saucer was in downtown Memphis. I was blown away. I live in the Raleigh area, so I was happy when the Saucer opened up here. You canít beat the selection. The wait staff is pleasant on the eyes and even though the food selection is limited, it is very good.
88
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Tim Webb  (203) Cambridge, England | October 16, 2012
Just off the centre, unpromising from the outside and a bit of a barn inside but a superb range of beers - US and imported - and simple long bar makes this a great place to while away half a day. Nice staff too.
88
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
bensbrews  (10) North Carolina | January 24, 2011
A ridiculous amount of beers on tap. I have been going to this location since 2004, and they keep changing up the lines and offering new and exciting beers. Their keep the glass night is fun and sometimes are very unique. Canít beat their 3 dollar pint night on monday and sunday is NC beers are 3 as well as brunch for beer knurds is free! Well worth the drive if you are even remotely close by.
86
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 5/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
jimtiii  (4) , | January 17, 2012
Great beer selection ... knowledgeable staff. Can be a little noisy, but a good place for good beer.
86
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
optemoz  (4) Apex, North Carolina | November 9, 2006
Let me say.. AWSOME PLACE.. my new favorite bar.. they have a beer club called UFO that i joined.. u get a tshirt and if u try all the beers u get a pla8ue on the wall.. VERY nice selection.. 81 on tap and over 200 in all.. the food is decent.. i tried the german platter.. cheese and sausage.. works well with the beer... ANDDDD VERY FINE WOMEN bringing the beer .. 17/20 awsome bar
86
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
Suttree  (175) Knoxville, Tennessee | April 29, 2008| Updated March 21, 2014
Got there fairly early on Friday before the WBF, and glad we did - It got crowded pretty quick. Nevertheless, we thought the service was pretty good - our waitress was attentive and kept our glasses full. Selection was good, I was able to find a nice mix of new stuff and old favorites. Overall, Iím guessing this is pretty typical of Flying Saucers - and thatís a good thing.
86
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
SmashinSaxon  (20) Virginia | April 8, 2014
86
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
DukeBrewDevil  (41) Chapel Hill, North Carolina | June 23, 2009| Updated May 28, 2010
Great place to go hang out and drink craft beers while enjoying excellent scenery (inside, not out.). POSITIVES: The beer list is huge with a mix of draft and bottles, on the order of a 100+ beers. The menuís organized by style, with new releases and seasonals posted on a big chalk board over the bar, making it easy to find what you want. They hit the common micros, as well as new and hard to find brews. The pretzels with cheese dip are perfection. Whoever came up with the idea of populating the wait staff with college girls and making them wear plaid skirts with knee-highs is brilliant. NEGATIVES: Perhaps because the beer list is so huge, they arenít able to stock everything on the menu, so Iíve occasionally ordered 3 or 4 beers before finding one they had in that day. The waitresses are attractive, attentive, and quite friendly...not normally beer experts. Asking for suggestions doesnít usually work out very well.
86
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 18/20
Biohazard  (3) | January 2, 2008| Updated July 27, 2008
Terrific beer bar within walking distance to the Greyhound bus station (long story). Free Wi-fi if you ask your server for the password du jour. The selection is as awesome as all Saucer locations. I particularly recommend the North Carolina flight if youíre from out of town. I was impressed with several of the local offerings. Waitresses are unsurpassed in their beauty if not their service.
86
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 3/10   VALUE 4/10   OVERALL 14/20
KajII  (4) Macon, North Carolina | August 31, 2010| Updated February 1, 2011
A great place for as they say "The Beerknurd". Awesome selection of brews but needs more selections on the food menu. I will say that the staff is well versed in beer knowledge and very friendly and helpful!!

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