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California Shabu Shabu

801 Baker St, Ste A, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4347
+1 714-540-1888
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Jun 2017
“Consistent good food and service”
2 Mar 2017
“Really Good Shabu, Great Staff”
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Japanese, Asian
££ - £££
801 Baker St, Ste A, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4347
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

It's all good. The word is out and all the multi-culturals in soCal enjoy this cuisine. A simple, yet consistently good menu. Fresh everything! The secret is in the dipping sauces! I'm a regular & don't even live here anymore...

Thank Lynn J
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My son is a regular and took all of us to Cal Shabu. It was packed but the staff was incredibly friendly and accommodating. The Shabu Shabu is very good and everyone was thrilled with both the food and drink. Highly recommend.

Thank Glenn G
Reviewed 30 December 2016

There are other shabby restaurants in OC, but this is by far the best - for fresh delicious ingredients as well as friendliest staff and upbeat atmosphere. If you haven't experienced Shabu before, or haven't been to this restaurant, prepare yourself to be delighted and...More

Thank AnitaNewportBch
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have traveled all over the world and enjoy shabu shabu. We tried this establishment based on there Yelp rating and we agreed 100%. It was a 5 star experience. The manager Andy was friendly and informative. His team was helpful and friendly. The meals...More

Thank Shellee H
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Great place for shabu. Friendly staff and very helpful. Not a cheap place to eat but if you're looking for something fun and different try this place.

Thank RuggieM
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I like soups. I thought that I would really like this place, but it was not very remarkable which surprised me. The food is not cheap, you have to cook your own food, and the service could be better.

Thank DorisV660
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Need not to introduce The California Shabu Shabu, we had been going there since Brookhurst store now we are at Costa Mesa every time. First and foremost - cleanliness, service ... Food, floor plan and ambient! That's my take. This is one place we kept...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

Couldn't ask for quicker friendly service! And the food was great! Will be back for sure in the future!

Thank MichaelQ725
Reviewed 9 December 2013

After we were seated, we were each given a plate full of veggies, noodles and tofu. We ordered the 9-piece choice beef and had more than enough food to "cook". We ended uptaking half of our dinner home. The staff is friendly, helpful and checked...More

Thank Trish K
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Even if you've tried Shabu Shabu before and you weren't impressed, you will still love CA Shabu Shabu. I haven't met anyone who doesn't like this place. The food is great but the customer service is outstanding. Just a heads up, not really good for...More

Thank Anna K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 Baker St, Ste A, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4347
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-540-1888
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