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The Hobbit

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2932 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3704
+1 714-997-1972
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2932 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3704
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We held a business dinner with clients there in the wine cellar. The appetizers were excellent. What an incredible wine selection! The menu is fixed each evening for 5-7 courses . Price is fixed , and good value for food and service received . We...More

Thank Bruce_and_Valerie
Reviewed March 1, 2018

What a special treat in taking my wife for Valentine's Day (the day after actually) for what was our first time dining at The Hobbit in Orange. And what a wonderful experience--and this is exactly what it is, a full evening of pleasurable food in...More

Thank George F
Michael P, Manager at The Hobbit, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2018

Thank you, George. We are so glad you enjoyed your evening with us. We do pride ourselves on being a unique dining experience. We encourage everyone to visit our website to get a feel of what The Hobbit experience is.

Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

The service is outstanding, the food is excellent. However, the portions are too small. The menu is planned out before so you don’t have to worry about making a choice. The night we went they were having Prime Rib. They gave us a thin slice....More

Thank Bryon B
Reviewed November 15, 2017

The Hobbit is something a bit different. Let's start with the process rather than the setting or the food. You go to The Hobbit because you have already selected the menu, and the time that dining will begin. You have reviewed their website and chosen...More

1  Thank 367john
Reviewed October 27, 2017

What to say about the Hobbit, it is an Orange County institution. I had heard about it for years but had not had the chance to visit it until recently. A little bit of background if you've never heard of it. It has been open...More

1  Thank SilverSamhein
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Looked forward to a great meal and experience, something unexpected but cool and from the reviews this place was it for me and my team to have a great time. I will say that it started out great, good drinks, first stage of dining experience...More

Thank Marsha M
Reviewed August 14, 2017

My wife and I have lived in Orange County for 25 years and this was our first trip to the Hobbit Restaurant. Last week we celebrated our 26th Wedding Anniversary and greatly enjoyed the prix fixe, seven course dinner. THE EVENING: All reservations are for...More

1  Thank Kenneth_from_Cal
Reviewed April 20, 2017

This restaurant is more than simply about the food. It is a dining experience. Outstanding service accompanies a very good menu. Several courses--most were excellent. Wonderful wine cellar where you can pick your wine after talking about many possible selections with knowledgeable staff. Not inexpensive...More

Thank Shannydog
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

This is the place to go for that special occasion whether it be an anniversary, birthday, prom or a romantic dinner. The ambiance is amazing and you feel like movie stars. The food is exquisite and all of the staff are friendly and informative. The...More

Thank Jeffany2004
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Tops for cuisine, atmosphere, ambiance...... enter in the wine cellar and select your wine before you continue to the dining room and the many delicious courses you will be served. They NEVER have to advertise.

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statrose
January 8, 2018|
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Response from Marsha M | Reviewed this property |
It is multi level upstairs and downstairs. They might have had an elevator to get to the second level but for the cellar no.
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mickeylj13
February 15, 2017|
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Response from Michael P | Property representative |
We serve a 7 course prix fixe menu. The menus you see on our website are examples of our cuisine, they are not a set menu. Each week our menu changes and also within the week itself, the posted entrees are the only thing... More
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Phillip M
July 18, 2015|
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Response from Michael P | Property representative |
Hi Michael, Of course. Our chef's are experts at creating dishes for all dietary needs. Just make sure to let us know at the time of booking, so we may better assist you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$86 - US$148
Cuisine
Contemporary
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2932 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3704
    (Malena)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 714-997-1972
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