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2991 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0623
+1 949-833-0977
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“french dip” (22 reviews)
“ribs” (38 reviews)
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2991 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0623
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an excellent location to meet friends or colleagues. Food is exceptional and service is also exceptional. A great place to eat, meet friends and socialize. The menu is very good and quality is exceptional. Highly recommended.

Thank I35423M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Arrived on a Tuesday evening wait 5min for a booth. The atmosphere is pleasant and easy on the eyes. We ordered smoked salmon and sushi rainbow roll. The creamy spread on the toast topped with the smoked salmon it was full of flavor and well...More

Thank Brandon C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I come to Houston's quite a bit...I never deviate from my favorite - the Ribs are to die for! Meat falls right of the bone and the BBQ sauce is delicious. I usually add the baked beans and baked potato and am perfectly content every...More

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wasn't happy with the menu choices. Former favorite choices weren't available. Jumbo Crab Cake was really missed. The food we ordered was good. Cheese bread was really good, as was the smoked salmon appetizers. MAJORLY disappointed that they only serve Bloody Mary's on weekends!!!!...More

Thank Christy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going here for years and like pretty much everything. Apps like smoked salmon and grilled artichoke are favorites. Light dining - very good salads, rotisserie chicken are great. They have a pretty decent wine list too, including good wine by the glass....More

Thank John_Ell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice because it says there yesterday we have the smoked salmon as an appetizer very good I have the kale and roasted chicken salad a little overdressed for my taste. My Friend had been sashimi and kale salad which was excellent. Don't bother parking...More

Thank Ynot4822
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This is a well run restaurant with delicious food. No complaints! I'm just sorry they don't take reservations. Try the grilled artichokes to share as an appetizer. Staff very friendly and helpful.

Thank SunshineCheyenne
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The prime rib here is amazing. It seems like I can always get in short reservations. Either that or I am very lucky. For the name and the food, you would think the food is over priced. It is not. Great location, food and ambiance.

Thank Raymond C
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Juliet, our waitress, made this a very pleasant dinner. My buddy and I have not seen each other in months and got together for dinner & drinks. We wanted to catch up and enjoy a slower-pace meal. Juliet got the message. She was tentative and...More

Thank Mohsen M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Actually I love the ribs, the steak, the prime rib dip, etc... can't lose!!! They also make an excellent Lemondrop Martini. Always a great place to go with the husband.

Thank L5963NJcarold
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8 November 2015|
Response from Emineee | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen any item in the menu such as gluten free. But you may make your own choice of gluten free meals available in the menu..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 41 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2991 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0623
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-833-0977
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