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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” (59 reviews)
“prime rib” (93 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
18482 Macarthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612-1002
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

I had a delicious lunch at Gulliver's. I love prime rib so I had the lunch cut with mashed potatoes and mixed veggies. It was plentiful and the service was attentive. The restaurant is across the street from the John Wayne airport so it's convenient...More

Thank goldengirl1019
Reviewed 23 June 2016

No vegetarian choice though I was able to get a sandwich - Not so great sandwich but the staff is very good. Not at all crowded on a weekday though we had made reservations. Being a vegetarian, will not go again. Looked good for family,...More

Thank LLLLTG
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I have been coming to this restaurant for over forty years and have never been disappointed in the quality of the food, excellence of the service and value for what you get. My wife and I met up with my sister and niece for a...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Wow! Walk through the door and step back in time. Friendly staff but I just couldn't pass the decor. It seemed to be a bit dirty. The food however was great. I bit on the pricey side. Dennis was a great bartender.

Thank ebbenny
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This restaurant has been around for 45 years (opened in 1971) and is still the place to go for great prime rib. It is a themed restaurant while a darker, old school, classic charm. They have more than prime rib but that is the flag...More

Thank lovetotravel92630
Reviewed 15 June 2016

My second time bringing the family here. I love it. Prime Rib, Long Island Duck, everything is good. Nice comfortable home like environment.

Thank Angela A
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

My husband bought a groupon offer and we were so disappointed . The hostess was not friendly , the restaurant was empty , old, and looks like ready to close. I ordered the prime rib it was cold , tough could not cut , the...More

2  Thank kd1314
Reviewed 9 June 2016

A friend recommended the place and so we went. Pricey, but worth it. The escargot was good, not great, but the prime rib was stellar. Service was top notch as well. 100% worth the trip and you will like it.

Thank ConVivo
Reviewed 21 May 2016

I was in Irvine on business and was in "no man's land" at the rush hour to get back to L.A., so I figured I would eat at a place I hadn't eaten at in a decade, but always wanted to come back to- Gulliver's....More

Thank BJBrew
Reviewed 9 May 2016

I consider three principal things when reviewing a restaurant: the environment, including ambiance, seating, lighting, table presentation and the like; the food, including selection, presentation, taste, and price; and the staff, including servers, management, and chefs (if visible). We had not been to Gulliver’s for...More

Thank Baldlegal
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polly m
1 October 2016|
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Response from G D | 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
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
05:30 - 21:00
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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