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Hob Nob Restaurant

209 Queen Street | Located in the Charles Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 905-468-4588
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Closed Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
209 Queen Street | Located in the Charles Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

As part of a wine tour group, we stopped in and had an amazing lunch! My husband had the chicken pot pie and was surprised to see puff pastry and chicken and vegetables side by side...wonderful presentation. I had the Mac and Cheese;it was amazing...More

Thank LLahey
Jason B, Manager at Hob Nob Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent lunch experience. I am thrilled you enjoyed every aspect of your meal including the Mac & Cheese. It is my personal favorite dish on the menu as well. I hope you enjoyed the wine tour with...More

Reviewed 11 June 2016

The atmosphere is charming, the service and food excellent . This is our third visit and recommend it highly.More

Thank PatC499248
Jason B, Manager at Hob Nob Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Thank you for your taking the time to provide your terrific review. With so many great dining options in town, we are humbled to hear that we are among your favorites and have joined us three times. We look forward to catching up with you...More

Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had the tasting menu with accompanying wine pairings. Excellent food and wines, good size portions and glasses, enjoyed over 2.5 hour span of friendly, knowledgeable service and nice ambience in well furnished dining room with view of golf course. Timing about right, to savour...More

Thank my0b
Jason B, Manager at Hob Nob Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on Trip Advisor. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the tasting menu with wine pairings and look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back for your next special occasion....More

Reviewed 8 June 2016

The food was delicious, service was excellent and the restaurant was very pretty. I had the lamb which was melt in your mouth tender and my husband's filet was the same. the accompaniments were different and delicious. It is somewhat expensive but worth it for...More

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Food was excellent and we asked what a fiddlehead was. The waitress brought us some to taste. We had the halibut and it was delicious.More

Thank Sherry M
Jason B, Manager at Hob Nob Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2016

Thank you for your recent visit and for taking the time to share your experience. I hope you enjoyed the Fiddle-head after trying it for the first time. Chef has a magical touch with vegetables and has a way of incorporating even the most uncommon...More

Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

This is a classic dining room. Crisp white tablecloths and napery, quality flatware and cutlery. The menu covers most standard items but the preparation and presentation are above standard. Service was friendly and efficient and courses appeared without undue delay. A very pleasant experience.

Thank attercliffe
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

We visited for our anniversary and were not disappointed. The food was excellent. The fish and duck were both cooked to perfection and the plating was lovely. The scallops were to die for. Overall and exceptional experience. The restaurant is very small which put me...More

Thank Acrb38
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Had a wonderful lunch of spicy mussels recently on the patio of the Charles Inn. Would highly recommend this for just one of the many restaurants.

Thank Lynehol
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We always eat here because we love the old world ambiance. The food is excellent and the service is great. Would highly recommend this restaurant for a quiet, enjoyable, dining experience.

Thank Rocco2
Jason B, Manager at Hob Nob Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2016

We truly appreciate being a regular stop for you to enjoy dinner at on your visits to Niagara. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, we look forward to catching up with you again soon. Best wishes, Jason

Reviewed 30 May 2016

We were celebrating a special time out and looked for a different and classic place to dine. We found it at the "Hob Nob" restaurant, great classic dining room, limited menu for the adventurous. However the choices are varied and adequate.. The presentation and taste...More

Thank Roger B
Jason B, Manager at Hob Nob Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2016

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and the world. We are humbled to have been included in your special time and are pleased you enjoyed the culinary adventure that Chef Sperling has created. We hope to see you again...More

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Response from Laura M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you behave in a gentlemanly fashion.
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there is no dress code required, we just kindly ask that you remove your hat when dining in the formal room.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$46
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Queen Street | Located in the Charles Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
    (Simcoe St)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 905-468-4588
  • E-mail
Description
The HobNob restaurant & wine bar serves contemporary French cuisine with a regional flare. The restaurant features breakfast, lunch, dinner and afternoon tea. Visit the dining room, lounge, wine bar or fully licensed patio where you can enjoy a wide range of delicacies accompanied by a vast selection of Niagara wines. The Charles Hotel dining room has been recommended in publications such as Gourmet Magazine, Wine Spectator and Toronto Life and is the proud recipient of the CAA Four Diamond Award as well as the VQA Gold Award of Excellence.
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