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2991 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0623
+1 949-833-0977
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“french dip” (22 reviews)
“ribs” (42 reviews)
“hawaiian ribeye” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2991 Michelson Dr, Irvine, CA 92612-0623
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had never eaten a meal here in all the years I’ve lived in SoCal. So for my birthday, I was craving a good steak, and turned to reviews online to see where I should go. But what actually caught my eye about Houston’s was...More

Thank Akrida03
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a good place for a business lunch or casual dinner. The menu is the classic steak house - meat and veggies. It can be dark in there, even during the day because there aren't many windows beyond reception. Convenient access to the 405...More

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 2 days ago

This sandwich and the hot, crispy fries that come with it are the best items on the menu hands down.

Thank SaucyTango
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used Trip Advisor to find a place to eat dinner on our drive from LA to SD. Delicious! Not far off the freeway. Pleasant outdoor area to wait the 45 mins until a table was ready. My husband had the prime rib, which he...More

Thank BAKissling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is upscale in franchise mid-level eateries. The menu is varied and has enough to please virtually everyone in your party, kinds and grownups alike. Good value as well, and service that is very good to excellent.

Thank John19672
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to hit for lunch or dinner... really love the grilled artichoke appetizer and their fish is always top notch. Service is great, very attentive and this is a main stay in our family's restaurant line up for sure!

Thank WanderMom7
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We were so looking forward to dinner and we saved all of our calories for their : Cream laden cheese slathered spinach dip appetizer and Artichokes along with a nice steak and the triple brownie desert along with their sinful hot fudge sundae and cobbler....More

Thank Jpresskin
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The food was fantastic at this place! I highly recommend the prime rib and the mango sushi appetizer! The wait staff was top notch as well!

Thank Ashley K
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

How does a restaurant find a way to build customer loyalty? In a word? Consistency. Houston’s won’t allow you to have a bad experience. All menu items work! Perfected to where they make it difficult to depart from your favorites. Service is superb. Talk about...More

Thank Jerry W
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Came here the last night in area. We were not disappointed in the least. It is a GREAT place for both steaks and seafood. The prime rib was cooked perfect and had great flavor. My associate had the salmon and said it was great. Will...More

Thank Trafcon
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8 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, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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