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Gulliver's

18482 Macarthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612-1002
+1 949-833-8411
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“creamed corn” (49 reviews)
“prime rib” (101 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
18482 Macarthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612-1002
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing steaks in an old world environment (dark woods, etc). Good service although they brought out steaks in less than five minutes - no one wants to KNOw they Pre cooked the house special...still it’s great food and drinks and pleasant folks. Rarely a wait.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our dinner was OUTSTANDING! Our server was terrific. She was knowledgeable & served us properly....always with a smile & a look that said “I’m happy you are here”! I began with the house salad! Totally delicious with those shrimp! My husband had their yummy Caesar...More

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We have been going to Gulliver's for years during December to take in the holiday atmosphere as well as the prime rib. The service was very good, but we were served our food within 5 minutes of ordering-perhaps a tad too quick. The house wine...More

Thank Fay M
Reviewed 11 December 2017

This old-style steakhouse should have closed year's ago, but for some reason stays popular. If you crave a big slice of prime rib, this may be your place. For anything else, go elsewhere. I had a small piece of fish that was swimming in heavy...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Still here after all these years. Nothing has changed, which is good. You get the same meals such as prime rib with creamed corn, spinach and yorkshire pudding. At Christmas time it is fully decorated. And full. Make reservations. Parking is tight.you won't be disappointed.

1  Thank Priscilla G
Reviewed 26 November 2017

My husband had heard Hugh Hewitt praise this restaurant for years; so he decided he would like to go there for his birthday. I had been there years ago for a business lunch; and I hadn't really cared for the place. But, I took him...More

Thank Clara S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Travelling on business and had a lonely dining experience here. The wait staff was exceptionally friendly. Very interesting atmosphere, almost like a museum of some sort, spacious and cozy at the same time. Bar area up front looks like a very nice spot to watch...More

Thank mccauleymr
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Been coming as a regular since it is so close to my office and now everyone knows your name in the bar. Dark old pub bar that the Duke used to come into. Food portions are large and quite good. Bar servers are really good....More

Thank Kim V
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The place is somewhat dated and to be seemed cluttered. For the prices that are charged, the food was not on par. the Ribs and grilled pork chop were OK and the Chicken Primavera was not that good. The service was the bright spot as...More

Thank jamespH2471XZ
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I haven't been to Gulliver's in 30 years. My husband had been there several times. We were recently in CA and he suggested having dinner with friends there. GREAT CHOICE. He had beef tournedos which were marvelous. We took one home and had a second...More

Thank BrooklynDodgers13
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polly m
1 October 2016|
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Response from GloriaD121 | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant and ask them directly. I would think that would be the most reliable info. I would expect a Thanksgiving menu for a given price.
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AnthonyHenry
22 January 2016|
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Response from TeamRoadKill | Reviewed this property |
No clue. Sorry.
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ruthles1
24 December 2014|
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Response from Tracey S | Reviewed this property |
I know they are open Christmas Eve not sure about Christamas day. I am presuming they will open at their regular time of 4pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18482 Macarthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612-1002
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-833-8411
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