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Hob Nob Farm Cafe

506 West King Street, Boone, NC 28607
(828) 262-5000
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Ranked #32 of 127 Restaurants in Boone
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
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  • English first
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English first
Atlanta, Georgia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

My daughter introduced us to this place during a recent visit to NC. We enjoyed everything we tried and didn't go away hungry!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The service was soooo slow I wished I had packed a snack! We waite 10 minutes before a waiter approached us for a drink order. I understand they had a server out long term, but in the mean time they still have a business to run. Thankfully we were not in a hurry. After such a long wait, I'm talking... More

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Dallas
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72 reviews 72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We were passing through and other reviews led us to this quaint cafe on Main Street of a small college town. We sat on the patio and enjoyed the sunshine. There were seven in our party so we had a pretty good sampling of the food. I really enjoyed my Ghost Cheese Burger (this was spicy even by Texas standards... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I loved the restaurant and we had good service, but the salmon sandwich I had was just overdone for my tastes. Not overcooked, just a lot of flavors thrown together. The menu looks like that's their style, and you "foodies" out there who equate different with better will probably enjoy it more than I. I had a blackened salmon sandwich... More

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Boone, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Been here many times over the past 3 or 4 years. Highly recommend all of their food and most definitely all the smoothies. It's all great. The food is fresh, incredibly tasty and the selection is rife in the best of ways. The food takes a while to come out, and you may think twice at first, but it is... More

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Virginia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Loved Tupelo's (pre-Hob Nob), but this place is even better. Breakfast, lunch, or dinner is always amazing! A little pricey, but very large portions and fantastic, fresh ingredients make it well worth it. Have been dozens of times and always love it!

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Raleigh, NC
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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Hob Nob Farm Cafe only accepts cash or check, no credit cards, but there is an ATM inside the door, so that's helpful. A quirky place with a quirky atmosphere, Hob Nob Farm Cafe has a covered outdoor porch that's a fun place to eat, people watch, and stare at the mountains. Food options can be a little offbeat, but... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Sit outside under the new veranda and enjoyed a very different menu. Interesting to combine a lot of Mexican dishes with healthy and local options. All sorts of unusual smoothies and drinks. We had a very knowledgable waitress. Fun to eat outside and watch the foot and car traffic! They do not take plastic!

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I was delighted to find such a gem in Boone. It was extremely vegetarian/vegan friendly, but offered several amazing meals for the meat eaters as well. It is cash only, but they had an ATM in the restaurant for a minimal fee. We went back to Hob Nob a few days later, because we liked it so much.

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Akron, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We love this plae. It is worth the wait to eat. Everything sounds wierd, but together it tastes SO good. The waitress forgot to put our order in. We waited and hour when we finally got our food..:) Bad ause we were starving when we first sat down. BUT they gave us nachos for free...this mad us all happy and... More

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