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Hobee's Restaurant

4224 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4404
+1 650-856-6124
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good46%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“coffee cake” (41 reviews)
“turkey bacon” (6 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
4224 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4404
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Hobies is a Palo Alto institution and I was so sad to find that the one in Town and Country had closed. This one near Arastradero is alive and well. They were even offering another type of coffee cake, banana toffee as an alternative to...More

Thank IowaMum
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I went to Hobee"s because it was next door to the hotel that I was staying. I was disappointed. I ordered a stir-fry with chicken, with coconut rice, pineapple and mango salsa. It sounded very good from the description. However, the taste was disappointing. The...More

Thank travelmaven_7
Edward F, Owner at Hobee's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2016

I'm so sorry the Hawaiian Bowl was a disappointment! It has been a very popular summer special. I will be sure to review the recipe with our night crew and ensure that the quality and portioning meet our standards of excellence. (This should be a...More

Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is one of our usual stops when visiting Palo Alto. This year our visit was as nice as years before. We'll keep it on our list.

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 11 June 2016

...we sometimes have lunch here & always find the food delicious. I was a bit disappointed this time when I ordered Huevos Rancheros. The dish seemed different from the last time (new chef?) & was mostly black beans with maybe one scrambled egg on top...More

1  Thank PeninsulaMom
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Hobee's is consistently excellent in all its food. From egg dishes to fruit plate, it is very good and often a bit off the usual fare.

Thank Choicelady320
Edward F, Owner at Hobee's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

Thanks for the great review! I am especially glad you noticed that we incorporate weekly specials into our standard menu. We love to mix things up!

Reviewed 18 May 2016

Its a small clean restaurant and was right next to the Hilton Hotel I was staying in. Loads of choice for breakfast with quick service. if you are staying near by and do not want to have breakfast in the hotel then its good to...More

Thank Jamie D
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a quick bite on first afternoon in the area. It was local and just looking for something light. Menu feels a little cluttered trying to be all thing to all people and that might be it's aim, but feel like it had no...More

Thank GrahamK764
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

The food was great, rather busy on weekend. Healthy choices that are tasty. Conveniently Located next to our hotel. Prices were reasonable. Loved that they had both chicken sausage and turkey bacon. Coffee cake portion is huge.

Thank mary c
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We had Sunday brunch there. It is well known for its coffee cake and the reviews did not exaggerate. Whatever you do, make sure you get some. My friend was quite pleased with her eggs benedict and she ate the whole thing! Her granddaughter went...More

Thank Carolyn J
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Hobee's is a religion in the San Francisco Bay Area. Having been a loyal fan of the Town & Country Location in Palo Alto, we followed the staff after that location shut down 2 years ago to its new location between Palo Alto and Los...More

Thank ZunairaD
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4224 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4404
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-856-6124
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