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Hobie Sand Bar

££ - £££American, ,
Departure Level, near Gate 12, Santa Ana, CA 92707
+1 949-252-6125
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good45%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Departure Level, near Gate 12, Santa Ana, CA 92707
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

I had only been to "Ruby''s Diner" in the John Wayne Airport, but if you walk further down the terminal there are several more options. I love Beach and Sand themed restaurants and here it was! Hobie Sand Bar is a delight and just what...More

Thank Travel C
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Hobie was a pleasant surprise for airport food. The thin crust pizza was simply outstanding. Crisp crust, generous toppings, fresh and hot. Nice surroundings for hanging out before your flight.

Thank gwwyjjliu
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This isn't the best place for food, but it wasn't bad. The service was a little slow (my husband had to wait longer than usual for his beers), but the server was nice. The place is a little cramped as well; especially the seats that...More

Thank iloveloveseaotters
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Stuck at the airport for five hours; fortunately, it was the AFC/NFC conference games on so it made the time go by fast and they didn't get crowded until 5:30pm or so. Other than alcohol they have a limited menu of sandwiches, salads and sports...More

Thank BruceH334
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We had a about two hours to kill after getting to John Wayne Airport on-time. This Hawaiian-Surfer inspired restaurant hit the spot. Our waitress was very friendly. We mentioned that the beef quesadillas sounded yummy, and jokingly asked for samples She took us seriously, and...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This is just a little bar in John Wayne airport. It's pretty kickback with acouple of tvs with sports on. Nice selection of beer and the pepperoni pizza was surprisingly good!! It's a little pricey but you are at the airport. What are you going...More

Thank Budda11
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Slow service. The food was ok. Nothing special. Seemed a little pricey for the amount of food. Would not try again.

Thank tn1969
Reviewed 31 July 2016

My daughter had the pizza which was large and good. I had the cobb salad which was excellent. Service was very nice.

Thank lucycan
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed my shrimp scampi pizza. My hubby did not like his dip. It is a decent spot if you have extra time at the airport. Nice hightops to sit and watch people go by. Across from gate 12.

Thank Reasonable50
Reviewed 2 December 2015

The food is decent but extremely expensive, $50.00 for two lunches. Afterward, the gastrointestinal distress was uncomfortable, especially when you have to go on a flight. The Turkey Melt tasted okay but made me a little sick; I had it with fruit. It was paired...More

Thank Tim_the_Enchanter417
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Departure Level, near Gate 12, Santa Ana, CA 92707
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: +1 949-252-6125
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