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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$8 - $15
CUISINES
American, Diner
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Menu

DINNER
Dinners are served with our homemade soup of the day or salad, freshly baked roll, vegetable and potato or wild rice
All American Meatloaf
Bacon wrapped and just simply the best, served with redskin smashed potatoes and gravy of course
Fish & Chips
Two pieces of breaded, deep fried cod with tartar sauce, lemon and fries
Hot Turkey
Our turkey is slow roasted with a light herb flavoring, served over stuffing with redskin garlic smashed potatoes, gravy and cranberry sauce
Ma's Famous Chicken Fried Steak
Not quite chicken, not quite steak but completely delicious with a heap of redskin garlic smashed potatoes all smothered with country gravy
Southern Fried Chicken
Three pieces, deep fried with redskin garlic smashed potatoes and gravy
Chardonnay Shrimp
Half a dozen large shrimp sauteed in herbed butter and wine served with rice and a side of cocktail sauce
Black Angus Sirloin Steak
An 8 oz sirloin, from the finest Black Angus Beef; served with Jack Daniels Sauce
Steak & Shrimp
Our Black Angus Sirloin, paired with sauteed shrimp and served with our Jack Daniels sauce
Drunken Chicken and Shrimp
A lighter meal with a skinless chicken breast marinated in white wine and herbs matched with sauteed shrimp
Old Blue Eyes Steak
A flame broiled NY Steak topped with herbed butter and melted bleu cheese
APPETIZERS
Onion Rings
A plate of our beer battered onion rings served with our home made bleu cheese dressing
Homemade Jalapeno Poppers
Mild Jalapeños, stuffed with spiced cream cheese
Italian Crusted Green Beans
Deep fried green beans with an Italian Baked Onion crust & home made bleu cheese dressing
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place. Amazing comfort food...three eggs omelet with huge amounts of real bacon ..not bits. Lovely employees who completely enforced Covid-19 requirements. Reasonable prices. We will return!More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good evening, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I wanted to thank you for both your business and taking the time to write your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your breakfast and that you found the environment to be safe. We put a lot of effort...More

Reviewed March 5, 2020

When in Buellton, stop on in. Great places, food is wonderful, the people even better. Right across from Pea Soup, close to all, right off the freeway so it is easy to find. No reason to stop at a chain when this is fresh, fun...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2020

Thank you Tom, we really appreciate your business and your review, and we prefer to think of Pea Soup's being across the street from us :) I do hope you visit us again in the,future and that I have the opportunity to thank you in...More

Reviewed March 3, 2020

We've only had breakfast here but it has always been awesome! Great friendly service, too. We ate here twice on our last trip.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2020

Good morning Don, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I want to thank you for both your business and for taking the time to post your review. We value our guest's feedback as it let's us know how we're doing. I do hope that you visit...More

Reviewed February 2, 2020 via mobile

I had taken my friend to Los Olivos for her birthday and when she arrived, asked if we would be returning to "That restaurant we went to last year with the great burgers". She was so happy when I told we were going back there....More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2020

Hi Tanya, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I want to thank you not only for your business but your review as well. We're one of the last places in the Valley that still grinds our own beef and we're pretty certain that doing so makes...More

Reviewed December 24, 2019 via mobile

In town for the weekend and need to refuel, so we stopped here on a recommendation from the hotel staff. So much food and so many options! The chili was good, but heavy on the tomato sauce flavor. The chicken breast club was excellent, and...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2020

Hi Travis, Jon from Mother Hubbard's, and first let me apologize for not responding weeks ago. I'm not sure how I missed your review, but clearly I did..in fact I found it by accident this morning when I was responding to another. I appreciate your...More

Reviewed November 22, 2019 via mobile

I go weekly with my friends for dinner because the food is so delicious, reasonably priced and we can hear each other talk. The staff is fantastic and the chef knows how to cook! We are always welcomed with a smile and never rushed. Their...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2019

Good morning Robin, thank you for your review and your ongoing patronage, we really appreciate them both. If you ever have a problem, please contact me directly as your satisfaction is important to us. sk for me the next time you're in, so I have...More

Reviewed October 22, 2019

I'm always blown away at the inventiveness of someone in this establishment to come up with unique and delicious hamburgers each month of the year.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2019

Thanks Pat, it's nice to know that people enjoy our weekly burgers. When we started it, the plan was to do it for a limited time so our guests could play "Burger Bingo", as it turned out the burgers went over really well, the Bingo..not...More

Reviewed October 6, 2019

Exactly what you want when traveling to, and staying in, a small town. Good food, reasonable pricing, superb wait staff, and within walking distance of your lodging. To top that off, our waitress had a sense of humor to match ours.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

Good morning, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I wanted to thank you for both your review and your business. There's lots of choices in the area so we're glad you chose us and that you found everything to your satisfaction. Since we share our reviews...More

Reviewed September 14, 2019

Convenient to the Hampton Inn and the freeway. Casual, homey decor with table service and friendly service.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2019

Hi Susan, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I wanted to thank you for both your business and taking the time to post your review. I do hope that if you're back in the Valley that we'll see you again. Jon

Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

Mother Hubbard is our “go-to” Restaurant on our way traveling South. We’ve eaten here many times and always had a great experience. Food is plentiful, generous potions and good prices. Food tastes great, always prepared fresh. Staff is very friendly and attentive to customer needs....More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Jon_McD, Owner at Mother Hubbard's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

Hi Paula, Jon from Mother Hubbard's and I want to thank you for both your continuing support as well as taking the time to write your review. I do hope that the next time you're in that you'll ask for me so I can thank...More

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We've got outside seating where your welcome to have your pet, of course that's assuming it's not something along the lines of a Siberian Tiger, though that would be pretty cool Jon
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