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Panini Cafe

3041 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0626
+1 949-260-9800
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“panini” (8 reviews)
“kabobs” (6 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Cafe, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
3041 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0626
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered family style kebab and the portion is extra large along with free refill soft drinks. Highly recommended if one is hungry for kebab.

Thank D K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

they offer a good selection of food. Big plates. good salads. the service was fast and kind.....inside and outside seating. easy to park (parking structure) first 2 hour free... great location . verity of food types...

Thank Uri H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently delicious and served piping hot. It's one of my favorite places for a healthy meal that also is inexpensive.

Thank Tanya H
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We came in for a light dinner and the plate we ordered, Chicken Shish Kabob was huge. The chicken was cooked tender, seasoning was great, and the service is very good. The atmosphere is very festive.

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 13 March 2017

You will never be disappointed with their most flavorful cusine! Everything I have ever ordered has been prepared to perfection and to my complete satisfaction.

Thank FavolosaTravel
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Had the Falafel platter and it was soggy and disappointing but their salads really rock! The chicken kabob seems to be popular. We thought it was good.

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a couple sandwiches and enjoyed the turkey sandwich special. Food was good. It came with the sandwich and a salad (couple to choose from)

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We ordered the healthy dinner for four. I was worried that 4 kabobs was not going to be enough food, So I ordered the taziki and pita. That made the offer go over $40 and they have a first time online order deal that gave...More

Thank Rita T
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This is a nice Mediterranean restaurant with good service and very good food. The falafels were especially good. If you're looking for a healthy meal (i.e., not dripping in microwaved grease), try this place.

Thank robmcd
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I like this place very much. The food is well seasoning and perfectly cooked. The portions are large. Love the Greek salads and chicken Kabob. You must also try the Stuffed Bell Peppers. You can share entrees. You have multiple veggie entrees.

Thank Nicelio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3041 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0626
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-260-9800