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800 Ahwanee Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94046
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7:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Mon 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Fri 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Coffee cake!

I had breakfast for dinner one night during my stay. The place was warm and cozy on such a chilly night. What tied it all together was the ginormous pumpkin walnut coffee cake that came with my breakfast! Amazing ! A must try!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Rita B
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had breakfast for dinner one night during my stay. The place was warm and cozy on such a chilly night. What tied it all together was the ginormous pumpkin walnut coffee cake that came with my breakfast! Amazing ! A must try!

Thank Rita B
richmond hill
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pasta and the wraps we tried were good and we also liked the all-you -can -eat salad/soup bar. We were too full we have not tried the walnut- coffee cake. The service was efficient too. It was close to the hotel we were staying, Quality Inn. We will come again next time when we visit Silicon Valley .

Thank grace_cheung
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything was great about this place except for maybe location (by a motel 6 and Dennys). The food was awesome and had a large variety. I asked for a pesto and mozz burger which isnt an option on the menu but they made it and it was delicious. Service was on top but not overbearing, and we were neither rushed... More 

Thank Frank R
Aarhus, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Only a short walk from our hotel Hobee's became our favorite breakfast site during our stay. Affordable meals with quick service and great food.

Thank KESorensen
San Francisco, California
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Solid local breakfast/lunch/dinner diner with decent table service, homestyle cooking and a definite healthier (relatively) twist on so much cooking. We really particularly enjoy the Eye Openers and the tamale pie breakfast combos. The oatmeal bar is outstanding, and a great value, to boot--blueberries, bananas, granola, fresh strawberries, and all sorts of interesting toppings for $4.95 a bow is pretty... More 

Thank MrsCfromSanFrancisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

The best breakfast in our 3 weeks vacation across The USA. The omelet was really great and what can we say about the blueberry coffeecake. Amazing! Thank you Sergio for your smile.

Thank David V
Edward F, Owner at Hobee's, responded to this review

David, thanks so much for this generous review. I can imagine you visited a lot of restaurants during your 3 week trip. I'm so glad we made the top of your list. I'll be sure to relay your message to Sergio! Cheers, Edward Fike More 

San Luis Obispo, California
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86 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Visited from out of town and it wasn't that great. I used to go to the campbell and cupertino one a lot but this location felt very dumpy/dated and the food was just okay. Not really worth the trip

Thank Daniel M
Sunnyvale, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I have had good luck with Hobees during breakfast hours. I normally order the Mexican style omlet but I must say you should come for the coffee cake and the pancakes. Wait staff is efficient and friendly.

Thank Brian P
Sunnyvale, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

It will take you back to the sixties, well, almost. They are known for their super coffee cake, but for me, I like the omlets. Perfectly done, nice cold glass of milk. Terrific service, too, and very reasonable cost. Try it, you will like it.

Thank Robert R
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The restaurant is dated and could use a major update. The food was gross, a serve of old and cold roast potatoes with my burger, and just looking at the potatoes you could tell they were not fresh. I couldn't eat it. The staff was friendly but that just isn't enough to make up for the food quality.

Thank HauntingBijou

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 800 Ahwanee Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94046
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: 408-524-3580

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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