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Hobo's Tavern

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American, Steakhouse, Brew Pub, Pub
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1411 Whitehall Rd, Muskegon, MI 49445-1346
231-719-0247
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 70
    Excellent
  • 52
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Chicken Parm and Cuban pannini...

Food and service both were great. The Chicken Parm was amazing and the Cuban pannini my wife had was awesome. Very cool interior. Will be back....

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Warren, Michigan
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  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
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Warren, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Food and service both were great. The Chicken Parm was amazing and the Cuban pannini my wife had was awesome. Very cool interior. Will be back....

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Monroe, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Place is always packed, but a lot of seating. Food is excellent and the waitstaff is also great! Visit both the pizzeria and the restaurant every time we are in Muskegon. We Love Hobo's!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Nice decor, good service. Loved the perch! Many choices on the menu, something for everyone. Love the option to sit in back on the patio.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Went here with family. The burgers were out of this world! The prices were terrific, however the service was non existent and super SLOW! I still give this 4 stars though because the food and price were so good. Man if they could up their service, the ceiling would be unlimited here!

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Muskegon, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I have been to HOBO'S RESTAURANT several times & have even referred others there but after this past week & have heard of the treatment my granddaughter received, my choice of restaurants have now changed. She was a new employee of approximately 8 weeks, worked without complaints even though she was treated rudely by the manager, who also hired her.... More 

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highland,mi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Had a late lunch there, found it by accident. Fried asparagus was delicious. Had a speciality burger which was cooked as requested. Nice atmosphere good service & lots of menu choices. Beer on draft, waitress was informative & friendly. Would go back if in the area.

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Troy, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

This place has a very good fan base as evidenced by a waiting line early in the week (Tuesday) in early May. Can only imagine what it must be like on weekends and summertime. Plan ahead is my best suggestion. Food and service are quite good. I had a combo dinner of BBQ ribs and salmon. They offer 2 sides... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Hobo's seems to be always updating their menu, and the chicken chipotle sandwich with sweet potato fries I had the other night was an excellent addition. The service is good, the atmosphere is nice and in the summer, nothing beats a cold beer out on their back patio - one of the few choices for dining al fresco in Muskegon.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

On a drive back to Holland from Ludington we we're looking for a place to have a little late lunch. We found Hobo's Tavern on Trip Advisor and stopped. It was about 3 pm on a Saturday and we walked right in. Our server was very nice and we enjoyed a perch sandwich and a perch Reuben, one with onion... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We had some of the best fish and potatoes at the Hobo. Parmesan cheese and crunchy bits covered the fish, hot and flaky on the inside. Seasoned fries were crisp and plentiful, and a fresh salad with a tasty dressing. Very long wait for a table, service was spotty, but on the whole, worth the wait. Not cheap and not... More 

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Additional Information about Hobo's Tavern

Address: 1411 Whitehall Rd, Muskegon, MI 49445-1346
Phone Number: 231-719-0247
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Muskegon County  >  Muskegon
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Brew Pub, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1411 Whitehall Rd, Muskegon, MI 49445-1346
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Muskegon County  >  Muskegon
  • Phone Number: 231-719-0247

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Brew Pub, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?