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Hob Nob Drive In Restaurant

1701 N Washington Blvd, Sarasota, Sarasota, FL 34234-7524
+1 941-955-5001
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“hamburger” (11 reviews)
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American, Fast food
1701 N Washington Blvd, Sarasota, Sarasota, FL 34234-7524
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is a Sarasota landmark. An open air 'drive in' although you have to get out of your car. You sit at picnic tables or at the counter. It is all shaded you are subjected somewhat to the weather. The burgers and hot dogs are...More

Thank charliespal2
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This was our 2nd return back to the Hob Nob! My Family absolutely looooove the Food here! Love the Prices & The Food is Delicious!

Thank smorganchic
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We went to the popular Hobb Nob resturant for 4 take out meals with burgers and fries and they were outstanding very friendly staff and it has an atmosphere all its own we can see why it's so popular

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This is a must stop when we are in the area. Open air on 301 so you can watch traffic go by. They offer cold beer, soda and milkshakes. Their burgers are classic drive in style on soft buns with whatever toppings you might like....More

Thank Kip B
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were here for a late lunch. I had the cheeseburger with fries and my wife ordered a chili cheese dog. My wife liked her chili cheese dog. I felt the burger was okay but not great. It was served on a fresh bun with...More

Thank gl0baltraveler
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Conveniently located down the street from the stadium, this was an excellent choice after the game. The food was hot fresh and delicious and the shakes were amazing.

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This has history and REAL diner food...milk shakes are the best! And the staff has the best attitude in town! Love, the fish sandwich!

Thank palmetto36
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The diner is open from seven in the a.m. until nine in the p.m. The menu is what one would expect of a diner...basically limited to two sides of a four by eleven inch card. It's simple...but exceptionally tasty. I've eaten here a couple of...More

Thank deanrob
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We panned this restaurant last year with a well-deserved 2-star review. It was chaotic, stressful, the orders were all wrong, and what food we received was awful, across the line. We gave it one more try this year and actually had a very nice meal....More

Thank Ross F
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

A great throwback to the iconic 50's diner. Open air seating (covered) with great burgers, dogs, shakes, fries, onion rings and more. A must to try it out😎👍

Thank Paula D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 N Washington Blvd, Sarasota, Sarasota, FL 34234-7524
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-955-5001
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