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Capital Seafood

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2700 Alton Pkwy Ste 127, Irvine, CA 92606-2198
+1 949-252-8188
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“dim sum” (68 reviews)
“peking duck” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
2700 Alton Pkwy Ste 127, Irvine, CA 92606-2198
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy restaurant that has the tea carts showing their Dim Sum offerings. There is a charge for tea and while the Dim Sum were good, they were definitely on the pricey side. We also enjoyed the Beef Chow Fun-very tasty. Nice interior and attentive service....More

Thank PepperNewJersey
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for an early lunch on a Saturday at about 11. The restaurant was already full, so this is obviously a popular restaurant. But I found the dim sum unremarkable and overpriced. Lots of other restaurants in the Spectrum to try next time.

Thank IMLady_Marion
Reviewed April 13, 2018

We used to come here and have dinner because they had a promotion where if you spend at least $25, you will receive a Peking duck with buns for half the price. The food is tasty but also a little bit pricey. The restaurant also...More

Thank Miranda C
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

This is one of our 'go to' Chinese restaurants whenever we visit Orange County, in particular, the Irvine area. Whether it's dim sum or dinner, Capital Seafood's quality is always consistent. My only complain is the Typhoon Shelter' (bì fēng táng 避風塘) style crab which...More

Thank iluv2eatntravel
Reviewed February 13, 2018

The dim sum is very good, the service excellent, the staff is great about familiarizing the diner with the menu if you are don't know much about the experience and all in all a great place to eat. And you get the feeling of being...More

Thank Marius D
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Arrived at about 12:15pm on a Saturday. No wait. Food comes by on rolling carts, servers also bring dim sum on trays. You can order noodles and rice dishes from the kitchen. The dim sum tastes good. Standard items like har gow, siu mai. Most...More

Thank GiantsFanLosAngeles
Reviewed January 29, 2018

To be clear, this is the Capital Seafood restaurant that is in the Irvine Spectrum. We were a party of seven that came at a busy time; Sunday at noon. They were able to seat us in about 20 minutes. The service was very good,...More

Thank Dale W
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch there yesterday and it was excellent. The soup dim sums were delicious and the shrimp really good. Good service and very good pricing.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Seafood, eat food! Best selection, easy to read menu. Wonderful employees full of suggestions for the undecided! Clean, great for family or business, lunch or dinner. ENJOY!

Thank ImLucyRichardo
Reviewed January 21, 2018

It's so nice to be able to order Peking duck off the menu, rather than ordering several days in advance (and never doing that). Their Peking duck is first rate. It comes on a large platter with bao buns placed around the beautifully cut-up duck....More

Thank CaTraveler7777
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September 13, 2015|
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Response from Stephanie1178 | Reviewed this property |
The wine is very reasonably priced, not really a place to bring your own. It is a Dim Sum place, not expensive and carts roaming around everywhere.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2700 Alton Pkwy Ste 127, Irvine, CA 92606-2198
    (Jamboree and Alton)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-252-8188
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