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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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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2991 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0623
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Reviewed 5 days 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 5 days 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 3 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 13 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 10 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
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Outstanding service. Manager always makes the extra effort. This place has really made a change for the better since new management. Worth the wait

Thank michael b
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Having eaten here several times on various business trips, I have to say it is always fantastic. I've had many items from the menu and they are all first class. It's not overly expensive when considering the quality of food and drink on offer. The...More

Thank Daren T
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7 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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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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