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Mother Hubbard's Restaurant

373 Avenue of the Flags, Ste A, Buellton, CA 93427-9474
+1 805-688-3912
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“corned beef” (3 reviews)
“cottage fries” (2 reviews)
“home fries” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
373 Avenue of the Flags, Ste A, Buellton, CA 93427-9474
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for chicken fingers and fries before heading to Flying Flags RV Park for the night. The chicken fingers were incredible and the staff were busy but kind. They took the time to tell us some "must-see" things while we continue on our...More

Thank Janita M
Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good morning Janita, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I wanted to thank you for both your time and your business. I'm glad your visit with us was a positive experience and that you not only enjoyed your meal (we've recently redone our tenders so your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our waiter was very was very informed on the menu and gave great suggestions. the corned beef hash is made from scratch, the best my husband has ever tasted, the cottage fries made to perfection. My omelette was fluffy ever so good, the bread is...More

Thank W4769ANmarya
Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good evening, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I wanted to thank you for both your business and taking the time to write your review. I'm glad your visit was so positive, and that we met all of your expectations. Thank you husband for me, the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like some other reviewers have mentioned, unless you eat at Mother Hubbard's regularly, you are pretty much treated as a second class guest. I mean the food was OK, kind of like Denny's, but the staff do not seem to care about catering to everyone...More

Thank RogerF679
Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning Roger, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I wanted to thank you for bringing this issue to my attention and to offer my apologies to you for making you feel the way you did. Clearly it is not our intention to make any of...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017

We were searching for something good nearby the Flying Flags RV Park and we sure found it! Nice, warm folksy decor, knowledgeable and caring server, and really dynamite food-- way beyond the "diner" experience we expected. One of the best burgers I've had in ages...More

Thank Jody E
Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Hey Jody, Jon here and when you're back...ask for me. I'm glad you enjoyed your visit with us and that the burger beat your diner expectations. We still grind our own beef every day and it took some time to get the mix of cuts...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017

A family run business that makes you feel at "home". For the regulars that come back.. they know your name, and for those that come in on occasion.. they are delighted to see you and are very gracious. I Love this little Place! Everything is...More

Thank Valerie W
Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Hi Valerie, Jon from Mother Hubbards and I wanted to thank you for both your business and for the review. We try to make everyone feel at home when they dine with us, be they the guests we see daily or the guest who visits...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

Very cute little place to eat. Run by family. Dad seating and taking orders with daughter helping. Have good cook in the kitchen because our food was really tasty. Reasonable prices, good food and service, very helpful in choosing our meals. Clean and quaint.More

Thank Cynthia W
Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hi Cynthia, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I can't tell you how happy I am that you enjoyed your visit with us. We're truly a family business with all of our boys having worked at the restaurant, plus assorted girlfriends and om occasion a grandchild,...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Was in the area and saw this so we stopped. Not a chain. Seated quickly, Drink order taken, specials announced. Looked over menu. A good variety of american food. I ordered the shrimp salad. Greens with sauteed shrimp. Very good. Just enough. I also had...More

Thank Julie B
Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Hi Julie, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I wanted to thank you for visiting us. It's always nice to hear good things from our guests but we take all of our guest's feedback to heart so when you're back our way if you have any...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Classic family diner food with quality and old fashioned table service. Lots of locals frequent this place so a great escape from split-peas and fake Danish ffod.More

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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Hey, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I wanted to thank you for your review and yor business. I think you summed us up pretty well, as like the true diner we do a lot of things the old fashioned way..we make it ourselves from our...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

My wife and I stop for breakfast at Mother Hubbard's every time we are in the area, we have never been disappointed. I have only had the omelets, but my wife has had pancakes and other dishes, always been great. I look forward to coming...More

Thank Ron C
Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Good morning Ron, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I wanted to thank you for both your ongoing support and your time in posting your review. There are few things as satisfying as the recommendation of a repeat guest as it means we are continuing to...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

We often stop here for breakfast on our drive south to Los Angeles. The food is always fresh and the servings are plentiful. Their blueberry pancakes are very good. Everyone's friendly and their service is good.More

Thank SMGrandma
Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Hey Grandma, Jon here and since I'm a Grandpa I figure I can call you that. I wanted to thank you for both your time and your ongoing business. We take all of our reviews and guest feedback to heart so if you ver have...More

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Response from Jon_McD | Property representative |
We've got outside seating where your welcome to have your pet, of course that's assuming it's not something along the lines of a Siberian Tiger, though that would be pretty cool Jon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 373 Avenue of the Flags, Ste A, Buellton, CA 93427-9474
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Buellton
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-3912
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Description
Family owned and operated since 1978, Mother Hubbard's, has been serving our customers and the community ever since. Located on Avenue of the Flags, in the center of town we’ve seen the ever changing landscape of the area; but throughout the years our commitment to serving the best home made foods has never changed. From farm fresh produce and eggs to hand cut chops and steaks we’re committed to bringing our customers the highest quality meals in the area. A supporter of local charities and organizations we’re as committed to our community as we are our family of customers and as part of this approach we utilize local products whenever possible.
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