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18482 Macarthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612-1002
949-833-8411
Today
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Food, Good Service, and Nice Interior

I went to this restuarant with out high hopes, but I was please with what I had ordered. I got the Filet Mignon for $15 and it's came out like I spend $50 on it. I was very please with the waitress and the chef's for being flexible with my brother's dairy allergies. The food was good, the service... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
Hunter R
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Los Angeles, California
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English first
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015 NEW

I went to Gulliver's because it said "Prime Rib" and I love a good prime rib. If there was a way to give this a negative rating, I would. To start, because I was alone, I was given the option of sitting in the bar, or the main restaurant. If I had known that sitting in the bar meant I... More 

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Corona del Mar, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This place is a must visit! My favorite is the Prime Rib with Yorkshire Pudding, Creamed Corn and Spinach! Always good and staff take ownership and always exceed expectations!

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La Palma, CA
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223 reviews 223 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

An excellent restaurant to celebrate my oldest grandson's birthday. Two in our party had the filet mignon for $32.95, which they said was excellent. It came with twice baked potato and green beans. Six had the Prime Rib also for $32.95. All thought the prime rib was excellent, some ordered it medium rare, others medium. Very tender and tasty. It... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I went to this restuarant with out high hopes, but I was please with what I had ordered. I got the Filet Mignon for $15 and it's came out like I spend $50 on it. I was very please with the waitress and the chef's for being flexible with my brother's dairy allergies. The food was good, the service was... More 

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Fresno, CA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Very popular place with a quaint English style decor. Outstanding Caesar salad made by our waiter, Shane, with the right ingredients including ample olive oil and garlic. Escargot was also wonderful and piping hot. Prime rib was done just right with excellent sauce. Also, they know how to make a real martini. Highly recommended.

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Huntington Beach, California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Stopped by for a drink and appetizers on my way to drop someone off at airport. We were early and the waiter was great. Explained the appetizer menu during Happy Hour and the free appetizers as well. There was no need to order dinner...those BBQ Rib Ends were tender and to my liking. And that Raspberry Lemon Drop was so... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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83 reviews 83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This place has not changed. The menu is the same with the exception of the prices in over 20 years. The interior was the same, the help staff still wore same style of 'costumes'. The food was very good and still had the creamed corn.

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Arlington, Texas
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329 restaurant reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Went to meet a coworker here as it was recommended by the Hilton nearby. As soon as I walked in there was just a really bad food smell about the place. I went to the bar to wait for my coworker. I started thinking it was just me and the smell of prime rib, but when my friend showed up... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Oh, what happened to Gulliver's!!!! I have eaten at Gulliver's for many years. Always had excellent food, especially the "prime" rib. Had dinner here the other night with a friend. I ordered the thinly sliced "prime" rib and a dinner salad. The dinner salad when served had a lot (1/4 lb.) of very small bay shrimp and had a very... More 

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Newport Beach CA
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168 reviews 168 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We have been coming to this restaurant got 26 years, if fact it's where we had our first date, we love the old English Decor, the excellent wait staff and our favorite bartender, Dennis. And we love their prime rib, Yorkshire pudding and creamed corn. Imagine my surprise when last night I decided to try the roast duck.. Yuck! I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18482 Macarthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612-1002
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: 949-833-8411

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
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

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