Lord Hobo | Cambridge, Massachusetts
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Lord Hobo
World Class based on 57 ratings
Type: Bar

92 Hampshire Street
Cambridge, Massachusetts United States 02139 [ print map ]
617 250 8454

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Hours: Mon-Wed 1630-0100; Thurs-Fri 1630-0200; Sat 1100-0200; Sun 1100-0100

Mayor: SrSilliGose (3) | Taps: 41 | Bottles: 38

Lord Hobo

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Beer Available At Lord Hobo (arranged by most recent)
Pretty Things FlowerLand , Birra del Borgo Perle ai Porci (Pearls for Pigs) 88, Dieu du Ciel / Trou du Diable La Divine Comédie 90, The Hop Concept Hop Freshener Series: Citrus & Piney 95, Port Brewing Shark Attack Double Red Ale 98, Pretty Things Meadowlark IPA 98, The Hop Concept Hop Freshener Series: Dank & Sticky 99, Lost Abbey Box Set: Track #10 (Bat out of Hell) 100, Stillwater Sensory Series v.3 - Tennis ’Night Vision’ 93, To Øl Yeastus Christus 95, Alpine Beer Company Duet 100, Lammin Sahti (US Version) 39, Lost Abbey Box Set: Track #8 (Number of the Beast) 99, Get Radical Train To Mars 95, Bear Republic Crazy Ivan 92, Bear Republic Rebellion IPA (Mandarina Bavaria) , De Ranke XXX Bitter 97, Port Brewing High Tide Fresh Hop IPA 98, Port Brewing Board Meeting Brown Ale 99, Port Brewing Grommet 85
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57 reviews for Lord Hobo
 Ambiance  78%
 Service  82%
 Selection  88%
 Food  79%
 Value  73%
 Overall  84%
 Rating  97%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 20/20
noradeirdre  (16) New Orleans, Louisiana | September 15, 2013
I had expected this place to be incredibly snooty, but it really wasn’t. I had a great time there, the service was great, and the beers were wonderful. I look forward to returning next time I’m in the area.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
cratez  (256) Toronto, Ontario | December 16, 2013
When I visited: Mid-September 2013. What I had: Jack’s Abby Pro-Am Pilsner, Port Brewing Wipeout IPA, Pretty Things Field Mouse’s Farewell, Smuttynose Rhye IPA, and Lost Abbey Witch’s Wit on tap, truffle fries, pan roasted salmon, mac and cheese, and several glasses of Wairau River Sauvignon Blanc for my better half. What I liked: Dark, no frills ambience, good college crowd, comfy and approachable bar, insane draught list, quick and welcoming servers, delicious food, had a great chat with the bartender and one of the patrons. What I disliked: Nothing. We had a near-flawless experience and would come here very often if we lived in the neighbourhood. Would I go back? Absolutely. Overall Rating: 98
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 20/20
NachlamSie  (632) Denver, Colorado | July 29, 2013
This is a serious beer joint. The emphasis is on getting quality brews for people like us to geek out on. It was very busy on a Friday night, but not prohibitively so. There were tons of things on tap I wanted to drink. Service was good. Bartenders stayed busy to keep up with the volume. The ambiance is cool with the wooden interior, hip music and very, very dim lighting. Also, the hobo burger is incredibly delicious.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 18/20
AdamJackson  (236) Enfield, New Hampshire | February 21, 2013
Was here on a normal Saturday. Pretty good tap list, nice bottle list, too "hipster" for my taste. Food was okay and the service was top notch.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
HeadyDE  (65) Delaware | June 27, 2013
Definitely a worthy place to visit while in Cambridge..vibe is definitely a hip lounge setting with a u shaped bar and some high tops..booths filling out room..counted 44 tap offerings which were diverse with some very quality offerings from both near and far..bartender definitely knows beer and was willing to pour sample tastes and guide patrons in right direction..it was a bit dark in place and this really was the only real gripe..didn’t have time to try the food but people seemed to be enjoying late night offerings..kitchen also stays open to close..which is as plus..had band of brothers..bink offerings...best spot in Cambridge by far..beer list is updated daily on website..
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
nbutler11  (316) Wiesbaden, Germany | July 21, 2013
I have a pretty serious beer crush on this place. Stopped by for brunch and the food was excellent. Love the atmosphere and the thought that clearly went into selecting their taps & bottles. Staff is a bit standoffish until they decide you know enough about beer to warm up to you, but that’s fine. Lots of people seemed to wander in because of the location and couldn’t care less about their riches on tap. A must-visit place if you’re in Boston.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
tom10101  (243) Quebec | October 8, 2013
Very nice place! Ambiance was really good despite a couple of hipsters in the place. Not too loud compare to a couple of places we have been in the area. Service was awesome and helpful with the bottle list. Great selection with a couple of fairly limited beers (including Night Shift). Food was really good, we ate crab cake, cheese and fries and everything was awesome. A tad pricey, but not bad for the area. A must visit place when you are in Boston/Cambridge area.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
swoopjones  (312) Buffalo, New York | January 24, 2013| Updated January 25, 2013
great spot, 11 Hill Farmsteads on tap, Great staff, food was great. Great atmosphere. El Michaels affair on the radio=HUGE. Get here
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
jtclockwork  (256) , New Jersey | May 18, 2014
World class beer bar in Cambridge. Small but eclectic tap selection. I didn’t eat here but food looked good.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 19/20
50belair  (210) Florida | July 20, 2014
Kind of a rocker beer bar in Cambridge. Groovy music, bitchin’ tap selection. Small but impressive bottle selection. Sort of friendly staff in that posh hipster way. Best place I’ve visited in the NE.

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