Hoppy Gnome

4.6
303 Reviews
$30 and under
Global, International
The Hoppy Gnome menu will focus on fresh ingredients, striving to exceed the dining expectations of our guests. We feature a “scratch” kitchen which gives us a unique capability to cater to the many needs and desires of our guests. Tacos are our focus but we are much more, the taco is simply the delivery vehicle for the culinary creations wrapped inside. You’ll see everything from duck confit, to korean short rib, to a basic “taqueria” style taco. The menu will rotate two to four times a year, and in addition to tacos; appetizers, salads and tortas will round out the menu. Open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 303 people are saying
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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Great menu with a unique spin!!!

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LauraB
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Food was great. Service was decent. I really didnt like sitting right by the kitchen since it was glass and viewable in and them out. Very nerve-racking. Kinda noisy hard to hold a conversation

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall2food2service3ambience3

Not sure what’s happened here. Sadly food was just kinda terrible all around.

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OpenTable Diner
Charleston
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding service!

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ashleyo
Indiana
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My husband and I love coming to the Hoppy gnome, it’s always a fantastic experience. The staff are attentive to our needs and always very knowledgeable of the food on the menu. The tacos are amazing! The beer selection is great, my hubby always gets the flights so he can try all the beers on the menu each time we go.

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Blessed17
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on January 7, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great experience. We’ll
Go back.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for dining with us! :)

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on January 7, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Meeting relative I am
From out of town

Hoppy Gnome
Responded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for dining with us! :)

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OpenTable Diner
Indiana
2 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was excellent. I ordered Dante’s Inferno tacos. Very delicious.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on January 3, 2022

Thanks so much for dining with us! :) We hope to see you again soon!

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OpenTable Diner
Indiana
3 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

New Years Eve.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on January 3, 2022

Thanks so much for dining with us! :) We hope to see you again soon!

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CrystalB
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Food and service was outstanding on New Years Eve. A terrific spot in downtown.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on January 3, 2022

Thanks so much for dining with us, Crystal! :) We hope to see you again soon!

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MichaelaS
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall3food2service5ambience3

The food was okay. The place is super neat but we really didn’t enjoy the food like we thought we would.

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RichB
1 review
Dined on December 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was my first visit. Service and food was excellent and the recommended beer choice was spot on of what my tastebuds were after!!

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on January 3, 2022

Thanks so much for dining with us, Rich! :) We hope to see you again soon!

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LynneaN
1 review
Dined on December 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server, Kristen, was friendly and had great recommendations. Our party of four had a wonderful meal and Kristen checked on us the perfect amount of times. Our food choices were delicious and we loved our visit to the Hoppy Gnome!

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on December 28, 2021

Thank you so much for joining us, Lynnea! We truly appreciate your kind words and will make sure to share them with our staff! We hope to see you again soon :)

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AngieP
1 review
Dined on December 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our experience was excellent in every way! Highly recommended. There is something for everyone on their unique food and drinks lists.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on December 28, 2021

Thank you so much for joining us, Angie! We truly appreciate your kind words and will make sure to share them with our staff! We hope to see you again soon :)

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OpenTable Diner
Portland
2 reviews
Dined on December 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The tacos are soo good, and so is the beer! And the drinks, and the apps and….

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on December 28, 2021

Thanks so much for dining with us! :)

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Fwdine
Indiana
31 reviews
Dined on December 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The scallops and hoppy hash are my favorite. I use them to sop up every bit of the jalapeño crema. The service was great (thank you for masking), the food is always good. Wonderful spot for business lunch or meeting friends.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on December 14, 2021

Thanks so much for dining with us! :) We hope to see you again soon!

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BrianK
1 review
Dined on December 10, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Good drinks and real good taco’s the waitress was fun and helpful

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on December 14, 2021

Thanks so much for dining with us, Brian! :) We hope to see you again soon!

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AndyM
Indiana
1 review
Dined on December 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Been here several times and it never disappoints! Tacos are spectacular!

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on December 6, 2021

Thanks so much for dining with us, Andy! :) We hope to see you again soon!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on November 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful experience. Great wait staff, delicious food.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on December 1, 2021

Thanks so much for dining with us! :)

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1968Jcode
Indiana
10 reviews
Dined on November 22, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Great menu selection and taste. Service was outstanding by Terrance.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on December 1, 2021

Thanks so much for dining with us! :)

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PhyllisK
1 review
Dined on November 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was wonderful! Tried 3 different tacos and 3 different beers, can't wait to go back to try more.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on November 22, 2021

Thanks so much for dining with us, Phyllis! :) We hope to see you again soon!

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RandD
1 review
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall2food2service3ambience3

Made a reservation and still had to wait which isn’t too big of a deal. Hostess was super rude though. The food was meh. Beer and server were good. Overall just an okay experience.

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Mack
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2021
Overall3food2service5ambience5

Good location. Restaurant was clean and well-lit. when I arrived we were quickly seated and greeted by the host along with a trainee. both were very attentive and we're very patient as my guest and I did not order for nearly an hour. server was knowledgeable about beers offered and gave suggestions according to my tastes Food arrived to the table quickly but that's where the charm ended. Our dinner looked haphazardly plated with some type if topping that was extremely dry and difficult to chew through. The protein was cold and bland. Not the best dining BUT the waitress was excellent and the beer quite good.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on November 22, 2021

Hi, Mark! Although we are glad to see your service was wonderful, we are very disappointed to hear about your entree experience. Guest satisfaction is our top priority and service plays a huge role in that. We appreciate your feedback as it is the best way we can be better for the future! We would love to learn more about your time with us and make amends for the errors we made during your visit.

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AngelaD
Indiana
2 reviews
Dined on November 9, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

The beer flights offer a ton of choices. The cost was a little steep for the small amount of beer you get but it was fun. The tacos are really good. The only one we didn't like was the Bob Marley but that was because we decided pineapple doesn't belong on anything 😂.

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OpenTable Diner
Phoenix
9 reviews
Dined on November 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great night out to bring out-of-state guests. They lived it, service was incredible, food and drinks above par.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on November 9, 2021

Thank you for joining us! We hope to see you again soon :)

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habanada1967
Indiana
6 reviews
Dined on November 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent as usual 😀

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Joanne
1 review
Dined on October 23, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Delicious quality food and fun staff. It's a little loud, but that's part of the atmosphere. We had a great time.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on October 31, 2021

Thank you for joining us, Joanne! We hope to see you again soon :)

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OpenTable Diner
Indiana
4 reviews
Dined on October 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Their staff was so on top of it! We were impressed and they manager let us have a small tour of the brewery when we were done eating! Not to mention that food was delicious!

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on October 16, 2021

Thank you for joining us!! We hope to see you again soon :)

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Delilah
Louisville
10 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Unique restaurant and brewery. Tacos were yummy, s'mores added a neat experience, and beer was good.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on October 11, 2021

Thank you for joining us, Delilah! We hope to see you again soon :)

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LarissaB
Indiana
4 reviews
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

There was a rather loud group beside us when we first sat down. But once they left it was much easier to have a conversation. The Sangria is my favorite. And the Conan the barbacoa was amazing. Definitely a good time and will be visiting again.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on October 11, 2021

Thank you for joining us, Larissa! We hope to see you again soon :)

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OpenTable Diner
Indiana
15 reviews
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service and great food. Love the layout of the space. Good cocktails as well.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on October 11, 2021

Thank you for joining us! We hope to see you again soon :)

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AbbyW
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We got in right away with our reservation, the food was amazing! There are so many beers on tap to choose from and the menu has so many new and flavorful items. We really enjoy dining there!

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on October 11, 2021

Thank you so much for joining us, Abby! We truly appreciate your kind words and will make sure to share them with our staff! We hope to see you again soon :)

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vipJasonJ
Indiana
10 reviews
Dined on October 4, 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience5

The tacos in my order were a little disappointing. The brisket and the conan the barbeque were a little soggy. The chery salsa was cold making the "crispy" onions chewy. I keep try this location because the concept sounds great, but I haven't been very impressed with their execution.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on October 8, 2021

Thank you for joining us, Jason! We truly appreciate your feedback as it is the best way we can learn for the future. I have passed this info along to our General Manager and Executive Chef. We hope to see you again soon :)

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groovyann
1 review
Dined on September 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The tacos are awesome!!!
Great variety of choices.
The blackened cod Tacos were amazing. The service was great.
Server checked with us often.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on September 29, 2021

Thank you so much for joining us! We truly appreciate your kind words and will make sure to share them with our staff! We hope to see you again soon :)

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vipLeanneT
Toronto
10 reviews
Dined on September 24, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

If you want some delicious original tacos, this is the place! Loved the new meatball taco!

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on September 29, 2021

Thanks so much for dining with us, Leanne! :) We hope to see you again soon!

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Fwdine
Indiana
31 reviews
Dined on September 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The BLT is incredible! We deviated from our usual tacos & salads and were not disappointed. And the churros are even better than the s’mores for dessert! Wonderful service made a regular lunch get-together really great.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on September 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We got brunch and it was AMAZING! Server was very attentive, didn’t have to wait long for anything. The vibe is really cool here too. Love this place and will be returning

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OpenTable Diner
Phoenix
10 reviews
Dined on September 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love the tacos and drink options. Patio seating is a plus. Great place to eat

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on October 4, 2021

Thank you for joining us! We hope to see you again soon :)

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OpenTable Diner
Indiana
6 reviews
Dined on September 17, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Good good and drinks, excellent service, I’m a repeat customer.

Hoppy Gnome
Responded on September 20, 2021

Thanks so much for dining with us! :)

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GalenS
1 review
Dined on September 10, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

The outside dining was nice and great drinks.

FAQs

Hoppy Gnome offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (260) 422-0070.

Hoppy Gnome is rated 4.6 stars by 303 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.