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Islands

2201 W Malvern Ave, Fullerton, CA 92833-2106
(714) 992-6685
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Ranked #57 of 315 restaurants in Fullerton
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers
Most recent review
- Jun 24, 2014
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English first
Cancun, Mexico
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Friendly service and pretty attentive although very busy. Food was good. Restaurant was clean and inviting.

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Fullerton, California, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a chain restaurant with it's "corporate menu". I have been to this location a number of times since it's opening. With very few exceptions the service has been very good. The food quality is good. The portion sizes are satisfying. For the best value Islands has a happy hour menu at the bar which offers a reasonable variety... More

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Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My husband and I both love the hula burger. Can't complain about the bottomless fries either. Servers can be a little slow on refilling drinks or bringing us our condiments. Overall, come for the good burger. Price is decent to excuse the par/below-par service.

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North Orange County CA
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

This location has consistently gotten OC Health Dept high marks and reviews for their food and cleanliness. We always find the food fairly consistent on quality. This time my Hula Burger was slightly greasier than normal but very good. The extra grease may have been because I added their "red onions," which I wouldn't do again. Hubby had the Hawaiian... More

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Fullerton, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Great atmosphere (although the music is a little too loud) and the food is really tasty. Cheerful obliging servers and the service is FAST. Managers are hands-on.

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North Orange County CA
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77 reviews 77 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Located in a shopping center with parking to the rear (north side). Have been going for years, as hubby claims this as one of his 3 favorite places to eat. You can get your burger with wheat bun and order sweet potato fries instead of regular fries. They took my favorite off the menu (Cabo Loco Taco's - but I... More

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Fullerton, California
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

Half price appetizers during Happy Hour in the bar--love it. Even better when chips and salsa used to be free but even at $1 they're some of the best in town. Taco choices, burger choices, salads that satisfy, love their passion iced tea. Plus the staff always make me feel like they're glad I came.

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Sacramento
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2012

Awesome fries tooooo. I like the Hula burger on wheat....(gotta save calories where you can... haha)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2008

Good Burgers, Cute hotties

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2007

Good place to hang out. Drinks are usually spot-on, but not too spectacular.

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