Lord Hobo | Cambridge, Massachusetts
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Lord Hobo
World Class based on 43 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: SrSilligoose (28) | Taps: 41 | Bottles: 38


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Beer Available At Lord Hobo (arranged by most recent)
Struise Cuvťe Delphine 100, Trillium Trillium 91, Trillium Fort Point Pale Ale 99, Stone Punishment 25, De Molen Lief & Leed 93, Captain Lawrence Imperial Smoke from the Oak (Apple Brandy Barrel) 99, Half Acre Heyoka IPA 96, Surly Furious 100, Three Floyds Alpha King 100, Lost Abbey Red Poppy Ale 100, Crooked Stave Colorado Wild Sage 87, Allagash Merveilleux 99, Barrier Money IPA 95, De Molen Lost & Found 80, The Bruery Sour in the Rye 99, Pizza Port Cuvee de Tomme 100, Trillium Mettle , Stone Go To IPA 97, Jackís Abby Peanut Butter and Jelly BA Framinghammer , Smuttynose Smuttlabs Pure Biss 48
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43 reviews for Lord Hobo
 Ambiance  80%
 Service  84%
 Selection  88%
 Food  79%
 Value  74%
 Overall  84%
 Rating  97%
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98
  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 wasnít. I had a great time there, the service was great, and the beers were wonderful. I look forward to returning next time Iím in the area.
98
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
cratez  (185) Toronto, Ontario | December 16, 2013
When I visited: Mid-September 2013. What I had: Jackís Abby Pro-Am Pilsner, Port Brewing Wipeout IPA, Pretty Things Field Mouseís Farewell, Smuttynose Rhye IPA, and Lost Abbey Witchís 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
96
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 20/20
NachlamSie  (550) 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.
92
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 18/20
AdamJackson  (177) 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.
92
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
HeadyDE  (53) 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..didnít 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..
92
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
nbutler11  (316) Phoenix, Arizona | 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 thatís fine. Lots of people seemed to wander in because of the location and couldnít care less about their riches on tap. A must-visit place if youíre in Boston.
92
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
tom10101  (123) 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.
92
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
swoopjones  (294) 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
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
thornecb  (62) Marblehead, Massachusetts | December 1, 2011
Unobtrusive corner location a few blocks from Kendall. U shaped bar dominates the back and tables/booths surround the front of the room. Beer menus are plentiful and offered upon arrival at the bar. Excellent selection of quality and scarce craft. Good selection of local MA brews alongside Cali and Belgian drafts. Didnít have any food, so canít comment there, but the folks next to me at the bar definitely enjoyed their wings. It was $5 drafts when I was there, so canít comment on normal value, but $5 drafts is pretty good for Boston. Really enjoyed my stay - will definitely return.
90
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 17/20
itaste  (37) , | July 24, 2012
The food is great, the service is good and the selection make you feel like a discoverer.

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