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2991 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0623
+1 949-833-0977
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“french dip” (22 reviews)
“hawaiian ribeye” (20 reviews)
“ribs” (40 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2991 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0623
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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Went here with my nice. Wine was great and so were the appetizers. The problem is they come one right after the other with just no time in between. Solution do not order main course until your ready to eat! Food is still very good....More

Thank James S
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Based on the way people talk about this place, you expect more, but the service is slightly pretentious and the food is hit and miss. Steaks are never cooked at the requested level; medium rare is always medium or higher. Sides, salads, and desserts are...More

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Each time we go here for lunch or dinner we expect something will wrong because each we go it's perfect. Well -- no let down here. I had the Kale Chicken Salad. Baby organic local grown kale, finely chopped with some roasted chicken breast (Juicy...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 2 February 2017

A friend of mine told me this is must, if you're a foodie. So when I was in Laguna Beach, I made it a point to make reservations. The food and the service was great. Had their smoked salmon as an app and their prime...More

Thank maryvegas1967
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We were in CA visiting our children and went to Houston's for dinner. The food was great and the service was excellent. the Hawaiian ribeye was wonderful. I'd recommend this restaurant to anyone who wants a great meal and a friendly customer service oriented establishment.

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We went in on a Wednesday night with no reservation, the place was packed but the hostess was very nice, put down my name and give me a wait time of about 40 minutes. As I was waiting they ask if I wanted a drink...More

Thank egraff
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Wait was approximately 25 minutes but as soon as we were seated the service was quick and friendly. Orders came out right and table was always cared for.

Thank Ida R
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The service very good, food couality exellent price moderated ambients very nice Very good presentetion and the best desserts

Thank 317Sofias
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The soup of the day was fantastic a lot of flavor , service was delightful I ate salmon and was cooked perfect!

Thank Sergio A
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Beautiful atmosphere, California Casual with a Business attire flare. The server was Friendly, professional, quick and perfect. Perfect for the "Corporate World". ...Although tasty, The Food doesn't fit the FLARE.... bill didn't match the Food!!! Great for Appetizers & drinks, I suppose...

Thank Kerstinpocock
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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
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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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