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Caspian Restaurant

) #195 of 531 Restaurants in Irvine ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Middle Eastern, Persian
14100 Culver Dr, Irvine, CA 92604-0301
+1 949-651-8454
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Middle Eastern, Persian
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14100 Culver Dr, Irvine, CA 92604-0301
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Reviews (39)
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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
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

While in OC for a Persian wedding, we visited Caspian on Easter Saturday evening. The Chelo Kebab was outstanding in quality; unfortunately no fish kebab. This was preluded by dips of kashk bademjun and salad Olivieh. Salad came after with serving of kebabs, this too...More

Thank Babycakes2014
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is clearly popular with the big Iranian community in Irvine, as most of the diners were Iranian. We had their buffet which had a choice of 2 soups, a wide choice of salads, cooked vegetables, meats and sauces. Good value for about USD25...More

Thank Jacqui M
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Had a couple of experiences there, food is great, variety is great, service is great, very clean and classy, I will certainly added it to my best places to go in Orange county. Price range is certainly a value, meet with most taste and the...More

Thank gmaxiii2014
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Great Authentic Persian Food, if your in the mood for some late night bites & if you love Hookah the lounge is great my husband & I went there it was buzzing pretty busy it was a fun time we even tried the Hookah it...More

Thank Ruby C
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Staff are unfriendly, especially the men, they seem irritated to be there. Our female wait staff was fine but impatient. Food was good with a lunch buffet for $16 plus a special menu for lunch portions which was very reasonable. Decor is gaudy and run...More

Thank MominOC
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Very bad food. They served stale food. Very bad service. Will never go there again. Waste of money. I had gone there once before and was really disappointed with their service and food. This last time I went there for a birthday party hoping that...More

Thank maziarrostamian
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Food was decent, nothing great, what sets them apart is the grumpy wait staff and poor service. If we wanted our waitress to come to our table, we has to catch eye contact and literally wave her over. She did not smile one time we...More

1  Thank steve00114
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Order the boneless chicken kebab. That was the best thing that we had there after ordering a couple of different items to try. The belly dancing is sort of cabaret-cheesy, but fun.

Thank SunshineCheyenne
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I visit Los Angeles few times a year and each time I anticipate enjoying great Persian dishes in Westwood area restaurants. This year, my host had moved to Irvine and she recommended the Caspian Restaurant. So, we went for dinner expecting something at the level...More

1  Thank flower26dance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
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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