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House of Shabu Shabu

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5394 Walnut Ave, Ste A, Irvine, CA 92604-2505
949-654-9400
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Orange County, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Standard Shabu Shabu.. The greens seem to be cut up the night before and the price is a bit high for what you get. The owner is nice and it has been awhile because I just lost interest because of the price. I went for lunch many times. They do have all you can eat in the evening for like... More 

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012 via mobile

Lots of food for the price. Service is excellent. Eat here if you're a big eater.definitely worth it. Quality is very good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2011

I'm midly biased on this review merely due to the fact that I am absolutely in love with this place! Wait, thats not biased, that's what they've earned! Sometimes the service is spotty because they are so busy but they are NEVER rude. Anyone who has complained of management being rude was most likely wasting food. Which the owner HATES.... More 

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irvine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2010

The owner was extremely rude, I was about to walk out the restaurant due to the rudeness of the owner. Would not recommend this place to anyone.

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Orange County, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2008

From the outside- this place is unassuming. In the corner of a shopping center, I didn't expect much. This left plenty of room to be impressed. On the recommendation of a friend we tried it out. The owner came over and explained how we were to cook the food personally- gave us recommendations on beer and sake as well. Waitress'... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2008

Korean owned, pretty normal but the Kimchi fried rice at the end is awesome.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2007

Not a fan of Shabu Shabu.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2007

This was a decent place to eat. The people were very friendly, but this place is more of a novelty...really now…if I wanted to cook my own meal I’d do it at home. :P

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2005

Fast Service, Nice Waitress, GOOD & Plenty of FOOD. Sweet Deal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5394 Walnut Ave, Ste A, Irvine, CA 92604-2505
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: 949-654-9400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?