Located in Orange County, Irvine, California is home to the University of California, Irvine, a medley of boba joints serving bubble tea, and a wide range of top restaurants to satisfy even the most picky of foodies. We list some of the best options, from sushi and Italian to a good old-fashioned American hamburger.
Known for its custom built burgers, The Counter allows customers to fulfill their burger cravings with their own delicious burger creations. From crafted shakes to burgers made with 100 percent all-natural Angus beef, The Counter has taken the burger game and added its own DIY flair for those who love their burger just the way they like it.
New to Irvine and located in UCI’s University Town Center, Mendocino Farms has captivated the hearts and stomachs of its customers by reinventing the sandwich in new innovative and delicious ways. With quotes adorning the walls, a play area for kids complemented by a floor to ceiling chalkboard for spontaneous doodles, and even a cornhole game set up to challenge friends while waiting for their meal, the ambience is inviting and fun.
Mendocino Farms, 4187 Campus Drive, Irvine, CA, USA, +1 949 783 2900
Located in the heart of Irvine Spectrum, guests can take a lunch break from shopping in the large outdoor mall to experience authentic and delicious Mexican food offered at Javier’s Cantina and Grill. Surrounded by palm trees and other foliage, Javier’s is committed to bringing authentic Mexican cuisine to its guests with its unique ambience, wide wine and beer selection, and a variety of aromatic and delicious dishes from which to choose.
California Fish Grill allows guests to experience delicious seafood dishes composed of the freshest, top quality ingredients. Equipped with a large menu filled with an array of seafood to satisfy the palate of even the most seasoned of seafood connoisseurs, California Fish Grill is a must-try for seafood lovers.
California Fish Grill, 3988 Barranca Parkway, Irvine, CA, USA, +1 949 654 3838
Umami Burger has brought the savory and bold Japanese flavor of umami to the Irvine area. Using high-quality ingredients to amp up the umami factor, Umami Burger’s menu has an assortment of burgers with unique flavor combinations. Guests will find their burger cravings fulfilled with customer favorites like the original umami burger, the truffle burger, or the sunny side burger, all grilled to perfection.
Umami Burger, 527 Spectrum Center Drive, Irvine, CA, USA, +1 949 396 1830