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The Hobbit

) #14 of 383 Restaurants in Orange $$$$
2932 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3704
+1 714-997-1972
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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2932 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3704
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

This restaurant is more than simply about the food. It is a dining experience. Outstanding service accompanies a very good menu. Several courses--most were excellent. Wonderful wine cellar where you can pick your wine after talking about many possible selections with knowledgeable staff. Not inexpensive...More

Thank Shannydog
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is the place to go for that special occasion whether it be an anniversary, birthday, prom or a romantic dinner. The ambiance is amazing and you feel like movie stars. The food is exquisite and all of the staff are friendly and informative. The...More

Thank Jeffany2004
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Tops for cuisine, atmosphere, ambiance...... enter in the wine cellar and select your wine before you continue to the dining room and the many delicious courses you will be served. They NEVER have to advertise.

Thank jeaniko
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I loved the atmosphere and experience at The Hobbit. We started with cocktails before the champagne & hors d'oeuvres in the wine cellar. That was my favorite part of the evening. The hors d'oeuvre were unique and each one better than the last. We were...More

Thank Connie F
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Not sure why we never dined here after growing up in the surrounding area!! Beautiful presentation! Food was absolutely delicious! Thank you Chef for a memorable event!

Thank JAE2512
Michael P, Front Office Manager at The Hobbit, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are so very glad you enjoyed your time with us!

Reviewed 16 December 2016

Excellent 7 course meal. Everything perfect from the appetizers to the main course to the desert. The meal is prix fixe. Perfect for any special occasion. Truly a dining experience since we were there for almost 4 hours.

Thank pulminator
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I first dined here about 1983 or 1984, when the late Jerry Mead, a wine columnist, recommended the restaurant. I thought it was top rated then and I still think so. What I fail to understand AAA's 3 Diamond rating. Admittedly the Hobbit is following...More

Thank William R
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We go to the Hobbitt on special occasions, as it is not cheap, but it really is a dining event! Don't miss the appetizers and wine cellar before the meal. On our last trip we took our two teens with us and they enjoyed it...More

Thank FGU
Michael P, Manager at The Hobbit, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2016

So glad you enjoyed your evening with us. Our 7 course meal extends over 3 hours, just like at a friends house. A time to relax and celebrate any special occasion.

Reviewed 30 September 2016

I brought the missus here for post-Valentine's dinner and sad to say the place is over rated. We were greeted and asked to wait in a little corner on the second floor, ordered cocktails and whisky which was more than I've paid at other fine...More

1  Thank Vic C
Reviewed 10 September 2016

I went to a 7 course dinner at the wine cellar and I was impressed with the wine selection they've had. all the 7 courses were excellent. the service was the best. The chef went personally to greet us, we had a tour to the...More

Thank el_mulix
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Questions & Answers
15 February 2017|
Response from Michael P | Property representative |
We serve a 7 course prix fixe menu. The menus you see on our website are examples of our cuisine, they are not a set menu. Each week our menu changes and also within the week itself, the posted entrees are the only thing... More
Phillip M
19 July 2015|
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Response from Michael P | Property representative |
Hi Michael, Of course. Our chef's are experts at creating dishes for all dietary needs. Just make sure to let us know at the time of booking, so we may better assist you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$86 - US$148
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2932 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 714-997-1972
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