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The Flying Biscuit Cafe

4150 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605-3506
+1 352-373-9500
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“biscuits” (110 reviews)
“grits” (80 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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4150 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605-3506
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Reviews (236)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

OHHHH, busy place here! Greeted and seated immediately. Took a bit longer to get waited on, but when we were, we had her full attention! Katyln was terrific! FOOD was fabulous!!! Apparently there are several chains of this restaurant, although I have never heard of...More

Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been hearing rave reviews for nearly 5 years from a friend of mine who had kids at U of F. I finally got to experience the Flying Biscuit. I ordered eggs benedict (the original recipe) and it was not very good. Eggs weren't...More

Thank Kimberley L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch. Freezing inside. "Love Cakes" - black beans w/cornmeal, topped w/tomatillo salsa, sour creme, and feta cheese - sounded delicious but were way too spicy for my tastes. Side salad was good size but mainly comprised of just spring greens. The silver lining:...More

Thank BeckyL-FL
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Varied and interesting menu with delicious little twists to almost every dish. Good service, though frequently busy. The restaurant is very echoing.

Thank John S
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

The smoked salmon Benedict was on special and cost $12. I was looking forward to a couple of large pieces of smoked salmon served on an English muffin with poached eggs. Instead I got a small pile of sad slightly pink, slightly gray meat. Then...More

Thank djvogeli
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We visited here after graduation, which I am told did not matter with regard to the line, apparently they are always busy! I can see why, the food and service were booth great. We had five different meals and the only disappointing part was that...More

Thank floridatocanada
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is another place recommended by some local friends. This one was a keeper. On the weekend we had to wait but when you look at the plates the wait staff are delivering to the tables you know it might be worth it. It was....More

Thank 320bluew
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This was our first time and the food was awesome. There was alot of food and all of it was very good. Had the eggs and french toast with bacon and a biscuit. I would recommend this place to my friends.

Thank chris d
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My wife and I visited the Flying Biscuit Café today for a mid morning breakfast. The café was very busy and a little noisy. The food was very good, prepared as ordered. The service was extremely good and the Café & Restrooms were clean. I...More

Thank N4WMS
Reviewed 12 April 2017

SOUTHERN STYLE BISCUIT BENEDICT - a Fluffy Flying biscuit served open-faced, topped with pimento cheese, two poached eggs, crisp turkey bacon, hollandaise sauce and garnished with fresh basil. Served with a side of creamy dreamy grits. Yes, I absolutely cut/paste that from the menu. No,...More

Thank FD343NY
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4150 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605-3506
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-373-9500
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