Frequently Asked Questions
What is the cost for dinner?
The cost for our prix-fixe menu is $96.00 per person ( tax, tip and any wine and other beverages additional).
How far in advance do I need to make reservations?
Please call or book your reservations online , we will do our best to accommodate your date or help you select another. Saturdays, are the most popular and usually book out 2 to 3 months in advance. However, we do have unanticipated cancellations and there is often a last-minute table available for you, so do not hesitate to call and check with the reservation desk.
Do you have a dress code?
Our dress code is an elegant casual; jackets recommended for men; ties are optional. A collared dress shirt that buttons down with dress slacks is required. Please no denim, no shorts, no polos, no flip flops or tennis shoes.
Can you accommodate guests with special dietary needs?
Yes, if you let us know when you book your reservation of any allergies or dietary needs we can prepare ahead of time. Please keep in mind that we prepare a multi-course prix-fixe menu, but with advance notice the chefs can make substitutions.
An alternate entree of Fresh Fish is offered each evening, in addition to the featured entrees for the week. A $8.75 fee applies.
What is your cancellation policy?
Reservations at The Hobbit are like having tickets to an entertainment or sporting event. You are guaranteed a table for our one seating on the night of your reservation. If for some reason you need to cancel we request 48 hours notice (unless contracted otherwise). After which time a deposit may be kept. Some parties require a deposit with a credit card and with no cancellation the amount comes directly off their dinner check that evening.
When you make a reservation your are guaranteeing your dinner count for the evening. A deposit will be taken for no shows, same day cancellations and cancellations inside of 24 hours. Showing up with less guests than reserved for will result in a deposit taken. Remember we are cooking a multi-course dinner just for you !
Do I need to give a deposit?
Deposits are required for all parties with 5 or more guests. The deposit is required to hold the reservation. With no cancellation, the amount comes directly off the dinner check that evening. Holidays and special events require a larger per person deposit. A cancellation policy of 72 hours applies (unless contracted otherwise). Private dining deposits vary depending on room and party size. Please contact the reservation desk for more information on private dining.
What is your corkage policy?
We have a corkage policy of 2 bottles per party (no matter the size of your party). Bottle corkage is $35.00 per bottle. For Magnum bottles, only one allowed per party and the fee is $70.00.