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The Kickin Crab

) #51 of 531 Restaurants in Irvine ££ - £££ Seafood
2740 Alton Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92606-8283
+1 949-851-8889
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good53%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“crawfish” (9 reviews)
“king crab” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
££ - £££
2740 Alton Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92606-8283
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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Went there for my visit in LA/OC, recommend by my friend in the area. We were a group of 5 adults and 6 children. We arrived around 1pm and the wait time for us was around 45mins before we got seated. Ordered garlic noodles, sweet...More

Thank 558ravele
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The first thing I noticed when I sat down was all of the TVs which was nice. I came here with 3 members of my family and was treated very well by the staff. Our server Johnny was helpful in all aspects when it came...More

Thank Ed A
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Family outing with hungry teens in tow. We all had the king crab and it WAS delicious. Good thing they leave several rolls of paper towels on the table. The adults enjoyed sake with the meal. By the time we were all finished there was...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 28 October 2016

My children love, love, love the shrimps here with the mild kickin' style sauce. My youngest ate 2 lbs of shrimp when he was 10. He is 12 now and he still loves this place. My eldest loves it too. Peeling the shrimp is a...More

Thank qhunnyb
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The shrimp was soft, that is not good. I had heard that the shrimp was very fresh. I grew up in Galveston Texas, I know good shrimp.

Thank nrkeller
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I went to check this place out. I went by myself so that might be why I was not that impressed. As a single person who was not going to purchase a big meal, I felt very neglected. All around me were larger groups of...More

Thank 73EllenGwynne
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Shrimp, muscles, and crab by the bag full. Great flavor options, great price for the amount of seafood you get. Friendly service!!

Thank Buddah w
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very low key. Crab was great and affordable. Would be nice to have some help with the crab. King crab is hard to hold on to, do all the work cracking. Would have like a better selection on wine. They only had one white and...More

Thank Nannab77
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Big bag of your selected choices with other stuff, dumped on the table. Bring your own rubber gloves, preferably tight fitting. The ones they provide are too loose.

Thank audgen333
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I was headed to the airport and wanted a place for seafood. My husband located this location and after hearing the menu I decided to try it. I was not disappointed. I order the seafood scampi and a pound of shrimp...more than I could eat....More

Thank Pat B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2740 Alton Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92606-8283
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-851-8889
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