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Cafe Le Hobbit

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Downtown Quebec City
French, European, Canadian, Soups
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700 Rue St-Jean, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1P9, Canada
+1 418-647-2677
08:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 22:00
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34 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely food for new year's Eve - love their regular menu lots of yummy french classics & great wine list. Service can be slow but in general always a reliable eating experience

Thank laulaupip
Mississauga, Canada
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The appetizer with the polenta was a must!!! Never had anything so creamy and tasty. We had burger and was the best I've ever had!! Wish we had more time to go back.

Thank Janna B
Bedford, Canada
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This restaurant on Rue St.-Jean was a real find. Went for brunch on Saturday and had the best eggs benedict. Beautifully cooked. Each plate included a smoothie, roasted potatoes and wonderful artisanal bread. Excellent coffee which was included with the brunch. Really excellent prompt service and good value. Can highly recommend.

Thank wrightimage
Kiawah Island, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our last dinner in Quebec this trip was the Hobbit. We were here last year and enjoyed it. The staff has changed but the food and enjoyment has not. The duck pot pie and filet were excellent and the waiter's suggestions on wine were good. Well worth a return visit.

Thank sadler8613
Toronto, Canada
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36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit this restaurant because of all the nice reviews on trip adviser and because it was quite close to our hotel. We are so happy we went there! My husband ordered blood pudding and I took a steak, we also had a cheese plate for the appetizer and some Italian red wine. Everything we ordered was absolutely... More 

Thank Sing_solo
Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I had breakfast here and we are still raving about it a month later. We got the Assiette Brunch - 2 eggs, ham, bacon, sausage, beans, potato hashbrowns, and a little shot glass with a smoothie. Sounds simple, right? Well somehow they took a standard breakfast and made it divine. The atmosphere was cozy; we had a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was excellent. Service was great as well. Atmosphere was casual and relaxed Pricing is very good for the quality of food ($114 for a party of 4, with cocktails, 2 pints of beer and soda) The onion soup is outstanding. I tried the elk for the first time and I was blown away. Very tender and not gamy at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful experience @ Le Hobbit ! Found on trip advisor, tracked it down and did not disappoint. Waiters were very attentive and polite (even though we don't speak French). Responsibly priced food and deliciously tender meat. Awesome vibe! Try a desert special coffee !

1 Thank Rebecca R
Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the elk, and beef dishes. Food was very good . No complaints. Service was bad. We got a bad waiter. He got the order wrong and start blaming us for getting it wrong.

1 Thank gyth
Washington, DC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our four days in Quebec we really took advantage of the set lunch menus at various restaurants. This one was exceptionally good. We stopped in at around 2pm and were delighted that the menu was still on offer. Our server, Pierrette was delightful. We asked her many questions about the menu and she was wonderful...our favorite person from our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
French, European, Canadian, Soups
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Rue St-Jean, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1P9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-647-2677

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?