Lord Hobo | Cambridge, Massachusetts
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Lord Hobo
World Class based on 53 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 (12) | Taps: 41 | Bottles: 38


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Beer Available At Lord Hobo (arranged by most recent)
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 80, Boulevard Smokestack Series - Grainstorm Black Rye IPA 98, Stone Sublimely Self Righteous Black IPA 100, Stillwater Classique 93, Trillium Trillium 94, Port Brewing SPA (Summer Pale Ale) 98, The Bruery 6 Geese A Laying 93, Enlightenment Ales Garrison , The Tap Intergalactic Acid 60, Lost Abbey Agave Maria Ale 95, Funky Buddha Last Snow Porter 100, Funky Buddha Founders Series 1: Veruca Snozzberry Gose 99, Trois Dames ForÍt Noire 96, Stone SprŲcket Bier 93, Pretty Things Baby Tree 95
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53 reviews for Lord Hobo
 Ambiance  79%
 Service  82%
 Selection  88%
 Food  79%
 Value  73%
 Overall  84%
 Rating  97%
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84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Kavu  (51) Helsinki, Finland | December 2, 2014
Deserves all the praise itís getting. Nice atmosphere, friendly staff, great food, greater beer. Plenty of taps with some proper variety and a good bottle selection to boot. Thereís no reason to miss this if you come to Boston.
82
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
jackl  (446) Charlottesville, Virginia | October 30, 2014
Visited late on a Tuesday night and found the place surprisingly busy. The clientele was pretty young. Lots of Narragansett was being consumed. The beer list was solid. I counted about 40 beers. Probably a third of the list came from New England. I settled on pours from Lost Nation and Trillium. Prices for the beer wasnít exactly cheap, though Boston seems to be an expensive place in general. One Trillium beer on the menu was priced at $12 for a 12oz pour. The food was more reasonable, but I canít say I was impressed by it. My burger was the definition of mediocre. Service was friendly, prompt. Overall, Iíd return again, but this visit didnít leave me blown away by the experience.
54
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 4/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 13/20
jrallen34  (443) Chicago, Illinois | August 18, 2014
After salivating at the menu online, I stopped by here for lunch to find its one of those places that does brunch on Sunday, I hate that crap. If I want brunch, Iíll go to a brunch place. Having said that, my food was pretty good as were the others I was with. That sadly was the highlight of my visit. The host was super friendly, but the server was slightly rude, slow and put off by our orders. The draft list was pretty pathetic, I was expecting some major heavy hitters for such a lofty RB ranking. The focus was more on national beers, albeit decent, that you can get anywhere, vs having more locals of Night shift, Trillium, Jackís Abby and the rest. This place can be skipped.
72
  AMBIANCE 1/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
Ontbeertaster  (159) Ontario | July 26, 2014
Saw mention of this as being a perfect vampire hang out. That is a great discription for me. Starting with the velvet curtain and the dog at the front that you walk through. The tap list is no debate, it was long and solid. But I personally wasnt a fan of the ambiance. Everyone wasnt really dress up but it felt lke you should be. It just had a strange feel. Maybe it was too hipster or something but it just wasnt really my type of place. As a beer geek it was worth looking for the tap list.
92
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 19/20
50belair  (171) Florida | July 20, 2014
Kind of a rocker beer bar in Cambridge. Groovy music, bitchiní tap selection. Small but impressive bottle selection. Sort of friendly staff in that posh hipster way. Best place Iíve visited in the NE.
80
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 16/20
Rastacouere  (664) Montreal, Quebec | July 13, 2014
The draft list is possibly second to none in Boston, and ultimately, it is what matters the most but I canít say I was overly fond of the vibe on my visit. It must be said however that this was a late Saturday night. The good news is they were serving food even then. It was however very dark, very packed with a youngish crowd and very loud. The service managed to remain courteous, efficient and professional in spite of the crowd.
90
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 18/20
kchampagne  (17) Jacksonville, Florida | June 28, 2014
This is a dark little bar in Cambridge with a undeniable hipster vibe, although I saw a lot of young professionals while I was there. The bar staff was friendly and helpful. The selection was pretty decent, but the prices were a bit higher than normal.
90
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Bacterial  (67) Twin Cities, Minnesota | May 18, 2014
This place is the real deal. Music is a bit loud (damn hipsters). Havenít had the food, but their draft list is tremendous. Lots of local things and several usual and hard-to-find things too. Its a must stop and one of the best beer bars Iíve ever been to. Only con is that its a little expensive, but all the stuff around here is.
92
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
jtclockwork  (182) , New Jersey | May 18, 2014
World class beer bar in Cambridge. Small but eclectic tap selection. I didnít eat here but food looked good.
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
Whatup14  (128) Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec | April 21, 2014
Dťcor un peu gothique et sombre, avec exposition díart. Service impeccable et prix correct. Le choix de biŤre, autant en fŻt quíen bouteille, est impressionnant. Nous níavons pas mangť, mais le macínícheese de la table voisine semblait succulent.

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