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18482 Macarthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612-1002
+1 949-833-8411
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
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“creamed corn” (48 reviews)
“prime rib” (97 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Gluten Free Options
18482 Macarthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612-1002
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been going to Gulliver's for years during December to take in the holiday atmosphere as well as the prime rib. The service was very good, but we were served our food within 5 minutes of ordering-perhaps a tad too quick. The house wine...More

Thank Fay M
Reviewed 6 days ago

This old-style steakhouse should have closed year's ago, but for some reason stays popular. If you crave a big slice of prime rib, this may be your place. For anything else, go elsewhere. I had a small piece of fish that was swimming in heavy...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Still here after all these years. Nothing has changed, which is good. You get the same meals such as prime rib with creamed corn, spinach and yorkshire pudding. At Christmas time it is fully decorated. And full. Make reservations. Parking is tight.you won't be disappointed.

1  Thank Priscilla G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband had heard Hugh Hewitt praise this restaurant for years; so he decided he would like to go there for his birthday. I had been there years ago for a business lunch; and I hadn't really cared for the place. But, I took him...More

Thank Clara S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Travelling on business and had a lonely dining experience here. The wait staff was exceptionally friendly. Very interesting atmosphere, almost like a museum of some sort, spacious and cozy at the same time. Bar area up front looks like a very nice spot to watch...More

Thank mccauleymr
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Been coming as a regular since it is so close to my office and now everyone knows your name in the bar. Dark old pub bar that the Duke used to come into. Food portions are large and quite good. Bar servers are really good....More

Thank Kim V
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The place is somewhat dated and to be seemed cluttered. For the prices that are charged, the food was not on par. the Ribs and grilled pork chop were OK and the Chicken Primavera was not that good. The service was the bright spot as...More

Thank jamespH2471XZ
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I haven't been to Gulliver's in 30 years. My husband had been there several times. We were recently in CA and he suggested having dinner with friends there. GREAT CHOICE. He had beef tournedos which were marvelous. We took one home and had a second...More

Thank BrooklynDodgers13
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We come here at least twice a year to celebrate! Can't go wrong with Prime Rib. Cream corn, creamed spinach, Yorkshire pudding comes with the plate unless you're selecting some other side. They have twilight dinners on occasion, with the set menu / price. You...More

Thank Naoko G
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Roast beef on the bone as King Henry 8th tossed over his left shoulder....serving wenches abound....creamed spinach and crisp salads. You can almost hear Big Ben sounding in the background. Better show up with an appetite. Service attentive and friendly...there when you want, not when...More

Thank allan g
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polly m
1 October 2016|
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Response from GloriaD121 | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant and ask them directly. I would think that would be the most reliable info. I would expect a Thanksgiving menu for a given price.
22 January 2016|
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Response from TeamRoadKill | Reviewed this property |
No clue. Sorry.
24 December 2014|
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Response from Tracey S | Reviewed this property |
I know they are open Christmas Eve not sure about Christamas day. I am presuming they will open at their regular time of 4pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18482 Macarthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612-1002
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-833-8411
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