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“Just YUM”
Review of Hobos Restaurant + Bar - CLOSED

Hobos Restaurant + Bar
Price range: US$10 - US$35
Cuisines: American, Healthy
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Good for: Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Brunch, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Bountiful, flavorful, organic food lovingly prepared entirely from scratch by Executive Chef Gretchen Hanson in her sassy Global Eco-fusion style Season and local menu chemical and preservative free.
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews
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“Just YUM”
Reviewed 9 May 2014

Attended a group party here last weekend and was in awe of such a large menu where everything was still done well. I definitely recommend the buddha bowls. Really delicious and you won't feel guilty eating the entire thing. Thanks to our host, Gretchen, and her team!

  • Visited May 2014
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Thank Cotler K
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English first
Mount Airy, Maryland
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19 reviews
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“Outstanding Vegan Meal”
Reviewed 10 April 2014

My wife and I are vegetarian and strive to be Vegan. It is so very difficult to find a restaurant while traveling. We recently experienced an outstanding vegan lunch at Hobos in Rehobeth Beach. The owner, Gretchen, and all the staff are a special treat to talk to. The service, the food, the decor are all fantastic. Gretchen even was familiar with our favorite local Vegan restaurant, Great Sage in Clarksville, Maryland.

It is such a treat to meet and talk to like-minded people. Go to Hobos, you'll love it.

  • Visited April 2014
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Thank Stewart S
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New York City, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Vibrant and fresh”
Reviewed 9 April 2014

I was absolutely delighted with a recent spring dinner at Hobo's. The popular roasted beet salad lived up to its reputation as the essence of the freshest greens, beets, lots of goat cheese all melded together. Just ask for bread and an excellent hot loaf arrives with slab butter. For my entree, I opted to have potato crusted local rockfish with spring vegetables. A huge, perfectly cooked portion arrived. Delectable hazelnut chocolate pudding rounded out my repast. Memory also brought back excellent hummus, eggplant and crab dips as well as "just caught" lobster cannelloni I have enjoyed in season.

I have personally seen talented chef/owner Gretchen Hanson emerge from the kitchen late in the evening smiling and greeting remaining diners and making sure they were enjoying themselves. Fortunately, I was one of them. Patrick, the Manager, is always very pleasant and knowledgeable. Hobo's comes through on all counts!

  • Visited April 2014
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Thank Tomnyc318
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Milford, Delaware
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206 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
“Enjoyable lunch”
Reviewed 1 April 2014

My husband and I recently dined here for lunch. We shared the crab dip with veggies and crackers- very tasty. I also had the butternut squash soup, which was delicious. We both had a hard time selecting sandwiches, there are many items to choose from on the menu!
The portions were good, as a matter of fact, I took some home. I like the healthy options, our waiter was friendly, and the atmosphere was relaxed and friendly. We will be back

  • Visited March 2014
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Thank Dogmom11236
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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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“AMAZING RESTAURANT FOR ALL”
Reviewed 29 March 2014

I am a truly picky eater, in fact I would rather just not eat most of the time since I only like what I like! But at Hobos, they always accomodate absolutely everything I want and need. I often bring my three young children, and their wait staff and the owner could not be more gracious and nice and always provide them with fun activities and amazing food! They love the little lounge area in the back of the restaurant!

Although this restaurant is know for being vegetarian, my husband a serious meat lover also loves this place!

I absolutely LOVE the Wild mushroom quesadilla and I could eat the perfectly prepared salmon every day of my life! My husband raved over the steak Buddha Bowl and he loves the beef burger with fries!

Everything on the menu is extremely creative and different than your run of the mill vegetarian restaurants that pair everything with tofu and rice. The executive chef is extremely ingenious with pairing interesting tastes, she is gracious and accomodating as is her entire staff from top to bottom. Often, she roams the restaurant making sure everyone is happy. The atmosphere is quaint and charming.

I frequently take my family there and I have also celebrated happy occassions there with many friends all with varying tastes, and we have never been disppointed! In the warmer weather their outside patio is so much fun and pet friendly as well!
Every visit to Rehoboth should START and END with HOBOS!

  • Visited March 2014
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Thank Alyssaandandy
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