Be/make a hit with somebody - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
be/make a hit with somebody
make a hit with someone
to please someone; to impress someone. The dessert you served really made a hit with the guests. Her talk made a hit with the audience.
be/make a (big, etc.) ˈhit with somebody be liked very much by somebody when they first meet you: You’ve made quite a hit with my mother. She really likes you. ♢ The new teacher is a big hit with all the students as well as the other members of staff.