The Hobbit has garnered many prestigious awards, including the DiRoNA Award, Mobil Travel Guide, Best of Excellence by Wine Spectator and a member of the Chaine des Rotisseurs. 

Open Table Award The only restaurant in Orange County to earn a place in the top 100 restaurants by Open Table

Wine Spectator Award

Wine Spectator’s Best of Award of Excellence
Continuously, Every Year Since 1983
Wine cellar with over 1100 selections

Diner's Choice Award

Open Table Diner's Choice Award since 2009.
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 ,2015 , 2016, 2017 ,2018 ,2019 & 2020


Dirona Distinguished Restaurant

DiRoNa Award winner since 1999
Distinguished Restaurants of North America

Awarded every year since 1999


Trip Advisor Award Trip Advisor
Certificate of Excellence
Zagat Award Zagat
Top rated restaurant for Food and Service in the Zagat Guide Survey, and rated number 1 in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.

2015 Top 10 Special Occasion 

CBS Los Angeles
One of Orange County's Best tasting Menus

OC Weekly
Listed as one of 10 Essential Restaurants in Orange County
Best Hors d'oeuvres 2013
Best Steak House 2013

Best Restaurants of Orange County

Orange Coast Business Journal
FIFI'S Best: Iconic Restaurants

Orange Coast Magazine
Best of 2011
Top 100 Restaurants with Most Notable Wine Lists