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Hobnobber Cafe

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5928 W Metairie Ave Ste 8, Metairie, LA 70003-4200
+1 504-734-8448
11:00 - 19:30
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Fri 11:00 - 20:30
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Fremont, Indiana
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Met a client at Hobnobber Cafe at her suggestion and had a very tasty shrimp plate with better than average potato salad. She had the shrimp salad. The prices were about average and quality and quantity were above average. I would visit again for sure. I had ice tea but drinks are available. Most customers seemed to be locals at... More 

Thank Raymond S
Huntington Beach, California
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Cheap, fantastic food. Always great service. This is the real deal. Down home cooking at it's finest. If your looking for a funky spot with great food, this is it. We always make sure to stop in when we're in New Orleans. The crab cakes with baked mac and cheese are awesome. The cat fish is awesome.

Thank MaxMidnight
Metairie, Louisiana
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2014

We always have fine food at Hobnobber Cafe, our favorite family-owned neighborhood spot! Daily specials are offered, but the regular menu has many delicious selections, too. Dine in, or call ahead for pickup. You can't go wrong having lunch or dinner at Hobnobber Café. You can find us there at least one evening each week!

Thank mgpb1116
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2014

If you are looking for an awesome pancake, grits, and best cheesy potatoes - this is the place to go. Not much on atmosphere - or decorations. At home we call this a "hole in the wall" - if you can ignore the building and decorations - come here.

Thank Swimchicksmom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2014

Stopped in here during a New Years stay in New Orleans. The batter on the seafood is excellent. Had both the shrimp as well as the catfish and both were seasoned and cooked to perfection. Great po-boys and platters.

Thank lugnut1x
Evans, Ga
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342 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2013

Went here after we had driven into the area for a long weekend from Atlanta. The food was Ok, they gave us a good amount of food,but it was just OK. I got the crawfish nachos, and the chips were over cooked and the cheese was not very good, no other stuff on them except the meat, and cheese. I... More 

Thank tleeEvans
1 review
Reviewed 6 May 2013 via mobile

We have eaten here many times and have tried all varieties of food. All are very good. Owners care and the staff is attentive . Great food and a fun place to visit.

Thank Poppop6019
Beaufort, South Carolina
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2012

This place is great. We took our youth group of 11 youth and 4 adults here and the people are great here. Very welcoming! The portions are huge and some people shared. Our youth asked to go back again after our first visit! We went here three time during our visit. Twice for breakfast and once for lunch. We were... More 

1 Thank lbhbeaufort
New Orleans, Louisiana
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2012

My girlfriend and I were lucky enough to catch a late lunch here. It was raining cats and dogs so we decided to give it a shot. The staff was very accommodating and friendly! The food was DELICIOUS!!! The serving sizes were huge. I felt like we ate dinner instead of lunch!!! I would recommend this restaurant to everyone! It... More 

1 Thank Mel G
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Reviewed 5 March 2009

$$$ Quality Food. Good atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5928 W Metairie Ave Ste 8, Metairie, LA 70003-4200
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-734-8448

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?