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Hob Nob Hill

) #255 of 3,970 Restaurants in San Diego €€ - €€€ American
2271 1st Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-2001
+1 619-239-8176
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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2271 1st Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-2001
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time visiting this fine establishment. Good staff and great food . Make sure Tibet the cinnamon rolls. Bakery as well.

Thank SoCalSydney1362
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The daily specials are tasty and reasonably priced. Sunday's lamb dinner is outstanding. The pies are baked on-site and are excellent. Service is friendly and efficient. The restaurant is nicely decorated and clean.

Thank jdk9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place! The service is exceptional! Coffee was good. My husband and I both had omelettes. Cooked to perfection. Portion was large I couldn't finish it all.

Thank catchapli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was day 4 of vacation and time for comfort food. SD is full of fancy, trendy, artsy fartsy eateries that's all well and good. I needed my comfort food fix from a local eatery. It's sorta like I have a fever and only more...More

Thank bklsk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in here for a late breakfast on the 4th of July. The place was very, very busy with a mix of standard patrons and out of town people like us. The wait was about 20 minutes which was not unreasonable, but I would...More

Thank Mr_Firestone
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to this restaurant on trip to San Diego for over 10 years. Whenever I want to eat a home cooked meal on the road, in a calm and relaxed environment, this is the place to go. Today I just stopped and...More

1  Thank dabsii
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I went here for breakfast before heading to the San Diego zoo. We found a metered parking spot (thankfully). We had heard about it from DDD. It was decorated perhaps the same since 1944 and the waitstaff still had the dress uniforms....More

Thank Beenatna
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Excellent food and service. More than enough portions. We went there to check out a DDD restaurant. Pleased with our lunch.

Thank PlatinumMember98042
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Nice ambience, nice and efficient waitresses, nice food. They serve a breakfast that will really break the fast -- portions are generous, tasty, and very pretty to look at. We had lunch here too on the day we arrived in San Diego. That too did...More

Thank couchpotatonolonger
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Had not eaten here for many years, and thank goodness nothing has changed. Same generous, but not "gob of food" portions some restaurants are scooping up these days. Poached eggs were exactly as ordered and completed drained of the cooking water. Choice of fruit was...More

Thank Lee F
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16 May 2017|
Response from Wendy and Albie N | Reviewed this property |
Prices are medium, not expensive. Servings are good size.
Sue A
21 June 2016|
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Response from Susan C | Reviewed this property |
We went at 5;30 and dinner was being served. You can get breakfast lunch or dinner any hour of the day. open 9-9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
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07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2271 1st Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-2001
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-239-8176
Hob Nob Hill proudly offers a menu that features the finest American cooking, serving every meal of the day. Just about everything is done right here on the premises, from baking fresh muffins and cakes to curing corned beef. Each recipe has been home-developed and home-tested to ensure that you, our customer, will experience the ultimate dining pleasure. Our menu is well rounded with coffee cake, French toast, omelettes, eggs Benedict, hamburgers made with beef ground in house, sandwiches, salads and soups. Daily specials are always popular, like our Braised Beef Short Ribs that sell out every Tuesday. Hob Nob Hill has a long history of being well loved by the community, and has even received national reception on "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives." Critics representing the Southern California Restaurant Writers Association and other media and industry groups have consistently honored Hob Nob Hill with the highest awards. But our greatest award is the satisfaction we receive from you, our customers. Your loyalty has made us what we are today, and we graciously anticipate the opportunity to continue serving you in the future.
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