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Hob Nob Restaurant

209 Queen Street | Located in the Charles Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 905-468-4588
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“salmon” (78 reviews)
“tenderloin” (42 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 20:00All hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
209 Queen Street | Located in the Charles Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Sometimes you go to a restaurant and one or another thing stands out. Not so here. When you finish a meal at Hob Nob you want to say "Ah-h-h!" You are totally satisfied because everything is just as it should be. The ambiance is lovely....More

Thank SnorkelBiFocal
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We loved this spot, fantastic food and great service! We had a romantic spot and enjoyed the salmon and halibut for dinner and of course some nice white wine that our server helped us choose. The decor was so pretty, we will remember this dinner...More

Thank Anka1971
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Very good - lovely ambiance, not busy for Sunday lunch and we could pick where we wanted to sit on a pretty veranda. Bacon and egg salad was very good, as was the chilled carrot ginger soup du jour. Good- mains we tried for lunch...More

Thank SylviaMao
Reviewed 2 July 2016

A favourite with our group when we travel to Niagara on the Lake, we usually go in for lunch to eat well without paying the dinner time prices. This time our party went in for an early dinner before a show on a Sunday night....More

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I have travelled around the world and always seek great dining experiences. Taking into account the quality and originality of the food, the quality of the service and the ambiance, Hob Nob cannot be beat. Quite simply, it is the best restaurant in Canada. The...More

3  Thank enjoy_the_best
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We've been to Hob Nob a number of times in past years for dinner, but this year we went for lunch. There was only a small crowd, and they were well spaced throughout the restaurant. We were given a comfortable place by the windows, and...More

Thank June C
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We stayed at the Harbor House and this was recommended by the staff (full disclosure: they are associated businesses). Easy 15 minute walk to the Hob Nob wihich is in an old "quaint" inn. The inn is near by west end of the main drag...More

Thank wlb01
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The friendly staff and the ambiance make you really look forward to an evening in the lounge. The menu has variety and a nice selection of wines. For a nice evening out with friends, this is a favourite spot!

Thank CDNjwt
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Was highly recommended but after being seated for our reservation we waited 20 minutes for service. They were not that busy as it was early. We left as there was no wait staff to even complain to.

3  Thank Kidpoow
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The restaurant was not really serving in the late afternoon but they accommodated us and allowed us to just order dessert. The service was friendly and quick. The table set up nicely for us. The desserts were unconstructed - absolutely delicious and beautiful to look...More

1  Thank Juliette144309
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Questions & Answers
4 August 2016|
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Response from Laura M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you behave in a gentlemanly fashion.
9 October 2015|
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30 August 2015|
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Response from Jason B | Property representative |
there is no dress code required, we just kindly ask that you remove your hat when dining in the formal room.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$46
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Queen Street | Located in the Charles Hotel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
    (Simcoe St)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 905-468-4588
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The HobNob restaurant & wine bar serves contemporary French cuisine with a regional flare. The restaurant features breakfast, lunch, dinner and afternoon tea. Visit the dining room, lounge, wine bar or fully licensed patio where you can enjoy a wide range of delicacies accompanied by a vast selection of Niagara wines. The Charles Hotel dining room has been recommended in publications such as Gourmet Magazine, Wine Spectator and Toronto Life and is the proud recipient of the CAA Four Diamond Award as well as the VQA Gold Award of Excellence.
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