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The Hobbit

2932 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3704
+1 714-997-1972
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2932 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3704
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You travel back in time to an underground wine cellar enjoy incredible hour doervrs and mingle with all the guests return upstairs for a great dinner multiple courses with incredible service desserts are outstanding really a full evening of excellence

Thank frankkaufman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience. We all eat, but I believe few of us "Dine". This is truly a dining experience. The food, the service, the atmosphere all combine to supply a lovely evening of friendship, conversation (without the need of your iPhone), and food. If...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Very very good experience. Check the restaurant for different meal offerings each day. We had a nice wine pairing offered by the som in their wine cellar. I will be coming back. Small cozy romantic place worth every penny!

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 19 June 2018

An interesting 4 hour dining experience and excellent food! The variety was a delicious journey with the flavors at a leisure pace. The chef's visit at our table was a pleasusre.

Thank KalenaHi
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Great place for a special dinner. All the food is good but check website as offerings change and there is very little variety.

Thank mikekR540CV
Reviewed 5 March 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 1 March 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 3 March 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 4 February 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 16 November 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 27 October 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
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Questions & Answers
9 January 2018|
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.
15 February 2017|
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
Phillip M
19 July 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
  • Value
Average prices
US$86 - US$148
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
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2932 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 714-997-1972
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