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Caspian Restaurant

14100 Culver Dr, Irvine, CA 92604-0301
+1 949-651-8454
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“stews” (4 reviews)
“kebab” (7 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
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14100 Culver Dr, Irvine, CA 92604-0301
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

not just tradition food but also music and belly dancers, check for starting times. free parking. highly recommended meutermedia

Thank MeuterMedia
Reviewed 12 February 2018

This was our first time there, the restaurant is quite large, felt more like a venue best suited for a event reception, probably a couple hundred people. Food was delicious and portions were large. Service was very good! Music and entertainment, dancing.

Thank rebecarpisces
Reviewed 9 January 2018

I go to Mediterranean restaurants all the time but always get the same thing; chicken kabobs, rice, salad. I enjoyed the buffet as I was able to try several other entrees, salads, plus have some dessert. I wish there was hummus, but I loved trying...More

Thank USTraveler0222
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Went there for a relaxing hookah night. The hookah was not bad and the tea was good. Didn't try the food but it looked good. However the lounge was very crowded and the chairs uncomfortable. It also felt a bit closed up.

Thank Amre M
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This was our 2nd visit here, first time the food was OK but not exceptional, but seemed overpriced. We decided to try it again, now almost a year later, because we'd heard they had a good evening buffet. Unfortunately neither of us loved the food....More

Thank SunshineCheyenne
Reviewed 11 August 2017

One thing I like for my visit was the cheeses. After 2 pm is not really good to come here until like 5 pm dinner time. The selection were little but the soup and beef kabob was good.

Thank 693mariaelisac
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

My name is Enzo Amore and I work at caspian and you can't teach that because you don't have a job. And there's 1 word to describe you and I'm gonna spell it out for ya TARIBLE. Badaboom reallest guyz in the room! HOW YOU...More

Thank Ryland A
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This used to be THE place to go for Persian food some 20 years ago. As a young student in CA, I was not able to afford to go to this place as frequently as I would have liked to but nevertheless enjoyed the cuisine...More

Thank muazzams2017
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Everything we ordered (including vegan options) was excellenct. Gorgeous inside & outside decor. Very professional service with a warm welcome from the propriators. Bonus: Bellydancer! Bring a camera & cash to tip. Very unique.

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I had a lunch in the buffet. Everything was very average. There was nothing wrong to complain. But if someone asked me what food i would recommend, i would not remember any. I was expecting much better food after i read the reviews and checked...More

Thank K S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Buffet, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14100 Culver Dr, Irvine, CA 92604-0301
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-651-8454
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Caspian Restaurant is a rare gem in Orange county, where quality, service and family is what we live by, with unique décor, beautiful paintings and subtle lighting, our dining space exudes elegance with a warm comfort feeling. Caspian Restaurant was established in 1982 in the city of Irvine, California. From the beginning we have specialized in serving up a fare of Persian food, which has become popular to the lunch and dinner crowd. A Promise of Quality” is the foundation of Caspian Restaurant and we pride ourselves to have kept this promise since the beginning and will continue to do so. Featuring the finest in Persian cuisine, the staff at Caspian Restaurant provide the utmost professional and memorable experience for all events held, come join us with friends and family to celebrate each other and life.
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