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Hobbit Cafe

) #113 of 7,266 Restaurants in Houston €€ - €€€ American, , Cafe
2243 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3308
+1 713-526-5460
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
“fish tacos” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2243 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3308
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here a few times and recently brought the dogs here for Saturday brunch. The patio is covered, (a necessity in Texas summers) has lots of fans to keep the air cool and moving, and has a very fun, laid back atmostphere. People from...More

Thank Mother_Of_Dogs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and good food. Know there will be a wait on the weekends. But grab a seat and enjoy the mounds of guac and salmon burger!

Thank cmedina2113
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place and you get a lot of food! I got a sandwich (the slim one) and it was huge!!!! I had trouble getting my mouth around it. The food was good and the service was excellent. My grandson got coconut pancakes and everyone had...More

Thank Cammy456
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the name but felt the establishment could have been more hobbity. If that's a word. The food was good and creative but the Frodo sandwich was missing flavour. I will try here again.

Thank Quentin S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The original café opened on Shepherd in 1972 and was strictly a vegetarian café. It was very quaint and the food was awesome (loved the smoothies and Bilbo Baggins). While driving in Houston a few years I drove past the location and saw it was...More

Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The portions were NOTHING to complain about. The burgers are large and the chicken enchiladas were awesome.

Thank AppleStud
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The Hobbit Cafe is the reincarnation of the old Hobbit Hole on Shepherd, for those of us familiar with Houston over the decades. The old HH was pretty much strictly vegetarian, but the relocated version has a much more varied menu, with plenty of meat...More

Thank Anthony A
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

The food was good. Selection was good. If you are looking for a healthy eatery this is a good place to go. I would caution on adding guacamole, they tend to add more than less. The decor is funny, the building is cool because of...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This was a father-daughter outing for a late lunch. I love springtime in Texas. We ate out on the covered porch. It was open, cool and pleasant. The restaurant theme was The Hobbit, so w had things named for Hobbit - sort of. I had...More

Thank JohnWard2013
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The soup I got was bland & seemed like Gazpacho soup without the tomato puree or paste. It was barely warm enough. The salad was the killer, as it was supposed to be a Greek salad but looked like expired or a couple days beyond...More

Thank Jim C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2243 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3308
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Neighbourhood: Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Phone Number: +1 713-526-5460
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