Lord Hobo | Cambridge, Massachusetts
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Lord Hobo
World Class based on 55 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: Tonkun (4) | Taps: 41 | Bottles: 38

Lord Hobo

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Beer Available At Lord Hobo (arranged by most recent)
Pretty Things Meadowlark IPA 98, The Hop Concept Hop Freshener Series: Dank & Sticky 98, Port Brewing Shark Attack Double Red Ale 98, Lost Abbey Box Set: Track #10 (Bat out of Hell) 100, Stillwater Sensory Series v.3 - Tennis íNight Visioní 93, To ōl 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 96, Bear Republic Crazy Ivan 92, Bear Republic Rebellion IPA (Mandarina Bavaria) , De Ranke XXX Bitter 98, Port Brewing High Tide Fresh Hop IPA 99, Port Brewing Board Meeting Brown Ale 99, Port Brewing Grommet 85, Boulevard Smokestack Series - Grainstorm Black Rye IPA 98, Stone Sublimely Self Righteous Black IPA 100, Stillwater Classique 93, Trillium Trillium 94
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55 reviews for Lord Hobo
 Ambiance  78%
 Service  82%
 Selection  88%
 Food  78%
 Value  73%
 Overall  84%
 Rating  97%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 18/20
merc7186  (167) North Tonawanda, New York | November 18, 2013
Visited on 7/21/12. I came here on recommendations from a friend and many BA members (and our waitress at CBC). A: The place doesnít look like much from the exterior other than a corner bar. The interior has a very dark motive, almost gothic feel to it. Q: These guys donít screw around with their beer selection as they were solid across the board, nothing rare but no bullshit either. S: Service was great, went on a Saturday afternoon and it wasnít more than half full but our server was cool, very knowledgable and attentive. S: Solid Selection, great array of styles, regions across the entire menu. V: Between the 4 of us, 6 beers came to about 50 bucks. Reasonable for the great beers we were drinking. Overall, the highlight of my entire weekend in Boston. A Must Stop.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
lachrymalisis  (18) Pennsylvania | November 5, 2013
stuff, things, mood, people, musics, opinions, beer, beer, stuff, gunk, crap, service, nonsense.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
tom10101  (223) 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 1/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 5/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 13/20
BroSpud  (35) , Massachusetts | October 8, 2013
Great selection of beers served fresh and in the right glassware but the place itself had a bit of a strange vibe. Another reviewer describes it perfectly as a vampire hangout. which is exactly the feeling I got. Beer was good though so canít complain.
  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.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 8/20
Leftbob  (6) Durham, North Carolina | September 7, 2013
I stopped in mid afternoon with the bar full but all the tables were empty. Service was fine except both beers were what I would consider short pours with a full inch of head. Granted my standards might be high but for a $6-8 pint Iíd like the whole glass The selection was very good with a regional representation and good national representation. I had a Blatant IPA (MA) and a Sculpin. Food menu was for brunch and when I inquired I was offered a burger....
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Ernesto987  (104) Arizona | August 4, 2013
Ambience is weird, like a vampire hangout with tons mod communist artwork and they had the Red Sox game on, is it hipster now to like sports? Awesome tap loosing, friendly service and reasonable prices
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 20/20
NachlamSie  (631) 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 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 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.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
HeadyDE  (64) 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..

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