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Zov's Irvine

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3915 Portola Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92602-0833
+1 714-734-9687
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good39%
  • Average33%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“lentil soup” (4 reviews)
“meatloaf” (3 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Armenian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3915 Portola Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92602-0833
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family recommended Zov’s during our recent visit and we are certainly glad they did!! We had a great server who was friendly, funny, and gracious!! The Brussels Sprouts were recommended as a starter and they were fabulous!! The pinot noir sauce that was drizzled lightly...More

Thank 2beans2000
Reviewed April 1, 2018

In an non-descript shopping center in the North part of Irvine. Sister restaurant with Zov's in Tustin but without the full bakery. Nice variety of brunch items including gravalax, corn beef hash and eggs, and pancakes. All very good. Nice patio as well with heaters...More

Thank CMFUJI
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Even though in a strip mall, this is a really attractive restaurant. It is on the small side, and usually pretty busy. We usually sit outside, and they do have heaters for colder nights. It is so hard to find a restaurant in, or close...More

Thank William C
Reviewed August 3, 2017

My husband and I walk to this great restaurant a couple of times a month. Food and service is always fantastic. They have a large patio that seems to be a bit quieter. On certain nights of the week they discount select bottles of wine...More

Thank 64trishd
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Just flew into town to visit my BFF and we stopped here because she said it was always busy. We entered the restaurant and found it to be eclectic and inviting. The food was VERY GOOD, bordering on WONDERFUL. I had the half baked chicken,...More

Thank BTravelsToo
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

First time, went with a group of friends that normally go to Newport. All our plates were OK to excellent, with the lamb burger and lentil soup the best. Overall I didn't think I'd was very organized and for the most part over priced a...More

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

One could see that management was trying. We gave up about 7 months ago when we ordered breakfast and it never came from the kitchen . Then 2-7-17 we had dinner . We decided to keep an open mind and report with accuracy in mind....More

Thank James S
Reviewed January 17, 2017

I went with my boyfriends family. We went to the bistro and it was delicious. It was quality food. The service was a bit slow after we ordered appetizers they took a while to take our main dish orders. But the food was high quality...More

Thank Jocelyn S
Reviewed November 19, 2016

I have always enjoyed Zov's. For whatever reason I didn't like traveling to Tustin. I finally discovered Zov's in North Irvine. It has the same good food and service, but for us a nicer location. Eating outside was great because even though the parking lot...More

Thank Richard V
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Used to be great breakfasts, and service. A couple of recent visits for dinner and breakfast were disappointing. Awful service, and the cook, if there was one, couldn't do the job. Staff seemed to be mixing drinks, serving and working in the kitchen at the...More

Thank pinewood2005
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3915 Portola Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92602-0833
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 714-734-9687
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Description
Founded in 1987 by Chef Zov Karamardian, legendary Zov's Restaurant in Irvine, CA has become a culinary institution. Serving her unique cuisine that blends contemporary American cuisine with Eastern Mediterranean influences, in an upscale chic environment. Zov's Restaurant Irvine is open seven days a week and features a Happy Hour in the Bar from 3-6 PM nightly.
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