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California Shabu-Shabu

18908 Brookhurst St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708-7306
+1 714-963-8844
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good54%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 Feb 2017
“Best meat, best sauces, best rice ...”
22 Dec 2016
“Out to dinner”
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Japanese, Asian
18908 Brookhurst St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708-7306
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I'm always craving for shabu and have tried different shabu places and hot pot places owned by different ethnicities (Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Taiwanese, Vietnamese, etc). But when we tried other shabu places and spent lots of $, we always compared them w this place and...More

Thank Dessy T
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I come here about once a month for a healthy meal. I ask for all vegetables and they have no problem getting me a new plate - less the noodles. You cook up your own food so I can't review that, but...More

Thank kamnhb
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

If you enjoy ordering your food then preparing your meat or sea food adding your veggies and your species then you will enjoy the dining experience as I did and it was delicious!!

Thank gaston58
Reviewed 15 June 2014 via mobile

My fave shabu spot with good quality meat and great friendly service! Make sure to get the "drops" in your sauces. It's potent but the gear is delicious with the meat. At the end, make sure to get the soup for scooping the rest of...More

Thank DnllJns
Reviewed 28 March 2014

Everything was great and delicious! I got one of the beef options and it was perfect. My friend and I walked out of there real full and satisfied. When you first start, it doesn't seem like it's going to be enough but it's really more...More

Thank nlee1220
Reviewed 21 August 2013

we love this place, frequent it as often as possible. the service is 90% of the time amazing. have had two bad experiences in 3 yrs so not bad.

Thank dvschic
Reviewed 24 October 2012

We frequented California Shabu Shabu since it opened more than 10 yrs ago. It always have delicious food, fast service, and great value. Downside is there is always a super long wait time and no reservations. California Shabu has the best sesame and ponzu sauces....More

Thank jshea1223
Reviewed 6 October 2011

We went here for the first time with some friends who are from the area. We are from Ohio and do not have anything like this in our area. It was neat to be able to create your own meal vs ordering off of a...More

Thank dizystarrs
Reviewed 20 February 2010

This is place is an absolute wonderful place to take a first date to and if he/she doesn't like it then you two probably won't work out. I have been going there for 10 years and always had a great time and always suggest to...More

Thank shabuit
Reviewed 4 August 2008

Shabu Shabu is a awesome. The food is spectacular, one of a kind ponzu sauce, and filling. The price range is good and does not pass$20. There are sufficent seats if you show up early. Be willing to wait an hour in line for a...More

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Lunch, Dinner
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18908 Brookhurst St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708-7306
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fountain Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 714-963-8844
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