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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 good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“biscuits” (110 reviews)
“french toast” (21 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4150 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605-3506
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Reviewed yesterday

Called in a to go order and spoke to Kim who was very curt and not friendly at all. Said my order would be ready for pick up in 10-15 minutes. 35 minutes later it was finally ready. My order was sitting on the counter...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited The Flying Biscuit Cafe twice: both times at peak busy-ness on weekends. The waits were long, with the most recent lasting 60 minutes. As a nice gesture the restaurant keeps self-serve coffee pots available on the lanai where one waits. The servers...More

Thank HillarysDad
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had breakfast there this morning. Service was good and this review only pertains to the entree that I had which was the southern style benedict. It’s 2 biscuits topped with pimento cheese, bacon, over easy eggs and hollandaise sauce. The problem is that the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I want to treat my team to a breakfast outing, this is usually the spot we pick. The food is very good and the menu varied enough for everyone's tastes. They usually have one or two daily specials and I usually end up having...More

Thank Pascale S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the biggest menu as I had expected, but the food was pretty good. I can't even remember what I got, but it wasn't too impressive. Black bean cakes I think.

Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After being shut out at the first choice for breakfast we searched on Trip Advisor for another place close by. The Flying Biscuit Cafe is decorated a bit whimsically and fun. The waiter had me scale back my organic oatmeal pancake order from 3 to...More

Thank Scott V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not sure what the people are talking about if they say the biscuits are not good because they were amazing. We had great service on a busy day and the food was really good. I had the crab cake Benedict and it was amazing. The...More

Thank GLG3
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Recently, my husband and I spent a month in Gainesville and were very eager to find the best breakfast places around. We asked many people for suggestions. Some suggestions were as meager as "Taco Bell" while others were fabulous like "43rd Street Diner and Deli"...More

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Popular place to eat breakfast or lunch! Lots of sandwiches and salads for lunch. Grilled mac&cheese is outstanding! Updated down home cooking!

Thank 152renees
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I used to love Flying Biscuit but the last couple of times my wife and I have been there for breakfast, it has it hasn’t been so good. My wife had French toast which is always good. I had the southern scramble which is usually...More

1  Thank rodneytherock
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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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