Hobbs’ shopping variety allows area residents to find much of what they’re looking for right here in Hobbs. For those living in or visiting neighboring towns and cities – Artesia, Carlsbad, Denver City (Texas), Eunice, Jal, Lovington, Seminole (Texas) and Tatum – Hobbs provides a closer and easier shopping day trip than driving to El Paso (Texas), Lubbock (Texas), Midland (Texas) or Roswell.
Whether dining in one of Lea County’s mom-and-pop diners or one of the nationally branded restaurants, dining in Hobbs is a culinary treat. You will find menus and a price range to meet any situation or budget. Plus, because
you’re in an oil town, the portions are normally larger and cooked to your taste. From morning coffee to late dinner, you will find dining in Hobbs to be both a friendly and welcome experience.