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Hobo's Tavern

1411 Whitehall Rd, Muskegon, MI 49445-1346
+1 231-719-0247
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“ribs” (28 reviews)
“perch” (28 reviews)
“steak” (25 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1411 Whitehall Rd, Muskegon, MI 49445-1346
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Reviewed 21 February 2012

This is the best organized restaurant I have seen. A pub setting with a wide selection of food and beer from which to choose. The staff is well-trained and works together to give customers the best in service.

Thank Louis M
Reviewed 12 February 2012

The atmosphere was fantastic. The drinks were great. The open kitchen window is a nice touch. The alfredo didn't taste all that great but the steak was nice

Thank Christopher N
Reviewed 23 January 2012

It had very good food but was a little pricey. Service was ok.

Thank AMK19
Reviewed 7 January 2012

Very clean, good food, large bar selection, all ages

Thank Aquapaul
Reviewed 26 December 2011

Awesome food, service, bar, beer. Awesome outside seating in the summer time. They like the RED WINGS :) inside too. Very cool place with attentive service. No negatives here.

Thank travelwithsadie
Reviewed 28 November 2011

Well-made sandwiches, delicious stews, great Mexican foods, fresh fish dishes. It's a nice family restaurant or a nice place to meet friends. Can get noisy in the evenings. Live music some nights. TV's are always on for sports enthusiasts. It's the happening place to be...More

Thank Carrol D
Reviewed 19 November 2011

I have eaten at Hobo's serveral times and have never been disappointed. They have a wide variety of foods and they are all delicious. The service is almost always great. It is one of my favorite places to go.

Thank Doris C
Reviewed 23 October 2011

Great place to watch the game and enjoy good casual food.

Thank Bc2go
Reviewed 13 September 2011

Getting into town rather late, we decided to head to Hobo's - it was my husband's birthday and they offer a free entree...he loves perch so he ordered the surf 'n turf - a huge burger along with a few pieces of perch. I had...More

Thank coopergoblue
Reviewed 12 September 2011

We have eaten at Hobo's several times over the last 10 years. We have had a consistently excellent experience for lunch and dinner, as well as evening drinks and birthday celebrations. Even had a surprise party there. Hobo's is an intimate space. They have great...More

Thank MSUmindy
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Clay Q
21 March 2015|
Response from Roberta F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not know how Hobo's handles groups.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1411 Whitehall Rd, Muskegon, MI 49445-1346
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Muskegon County  >  Muskegon
  • Phone Number: +1 231-719-0247
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