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Sam Woo

15333 Culver Dr Ste 720, Irvine, CA 92604-7128
+1 949-262-0688
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“peking duck” (13 reviews)
“dim sum” (33 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
15333 Culver Dr Ste 720, Irvine, CA 92604-7128
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A large variety of dishes to choose from. The stereotypical Chinese restaurant with brash waiters who tend to ignore you. It helps if you speak Mandarin/Cantonese, though English is understood. Portions are large, the menu(s) are comparable in size to Moby Dick (and I wouldn't...More

Thank iamgodot123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service, the entrée/appetizer choices, and the prices never cease to amaze me. The portions are large enough to share with a someone. We dine here at least 1x every summer when we are out in SoCal on vacation. I would recommend this Chinese restaurant...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Nice clean environment. Beautiful facility. Late lunch offers Dim Sum but you order off the menu versus carts. Good choices available with many options.

Thank Famluv2travel
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Maybe this is absolutely authentic to an actual Chinese person, but to me, (some white Californian guy), this is the real deal. I've had great feasts here and tons of fun. There a things I've tried that I will not eat ever again, and things...More

Thank JamesHunterRoss
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Havent been here in awhile but this is a great authentic Chinese restaurant...love all the menu options and typical family dining atmosphere...decent prices...good food...great Chinese atmosphere....

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 7 July 2017

My wife and I passed by Irvine and wanted to eat at another restaurant which wasn't open that day. So we ended up in this HK style restaurant at about 9:30pm. The staff got a bit tired after a long day. So they weren't as...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We, a group of eight, friends & spouses, had as in the past gone for a Sunday dinner to Sam Woo Seafood Restaurant located on Culver Drive in Irvine. Adjacent to it is located the Sam Woo Barbeque Express. Being a big group, we had...More

Thank Traveler-O-World
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Was out in Irvine on business and stopped by here for dinner. Food was great, service was so\so but that was okay the food made up for it. Lots of menu choices and the food was brought out in a timely fashion. Will be sure...More

Thank Okmoore
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Sam Woo offers two dining options. One is upscale with tablecloths and the other side with a separate entrance is budget oriented and takes cash only. The quality of their dim sum compares very favorably with others in the area. The bonus is that my...More

Thank KelloggTraveler
Reviewed 21 May 2017

As we visited Sam Woo (三和, means "heaven, earth and human in harmony" in Chinese) in 2013 and wrote a review, we has been back several times. The most recent visit was in May. Sam Woo has several restaurants (9 in total in LA/Orange areas):...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15333 Culver Dr Ste 720, Irvine, CA 92604-7128
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-262-0688
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