The Top 8 Curbside Pickup Meals In Irvine
Craving something delicious for dinner? There’s no better time to try the many flavors — and many restaurants — of Irvine, right at home! From Fashion Island to Irvine Spectrum Center, The Market Place to Los Olivos Marketplace (and more!), we’ve rounded up some of the most mouthwatering options available right outside your door — so you can go from curbside to your dinner table in no time.
Empanadas, Ropa Vieja, sweet plantains, the list goes on. At Habana, located at Irvine Spectrum Center, you can delight in a host of authentic Cuban and Pan-Latin staples guaranteed to make your mouth water. Their 3 Course Pre-Fixe menu, which starts at $34 per person, is a good place to start with one appetizer, one entree and Caribbean Flan for dessert. Bonus: You can order cocktails to go, too!
True Food Kitchen
True Food Kitchen’s philosophy is that food should make you feel better. Their seasonal menu is guided by the principles of Dr. Andrew Weil’s anti-inflammatory food pyramid and emphasizes wholesome, simple ingredients with simple preparations, highlighting the natural health benefits and flavors of each ingredient. At this Fashion Island staple, you’ll find their full menu, including eight different family meal options (ranging from $32-$78) — including Grilled Chicken Parmesan & Side for Four, Spaghetti Squash Casserole & Salad for Four, Grilled Chicken Avocado Wraps & Salad for Four, and so much more.
Ramen lovers, rejoice. Silverlake Ramen at Irvine Spectrum Center is ready to please you! Their seven different ramen choices will easily satisfy every craving, whether you prefer The Classic (creamy pork broth, bean sprouts, spinach, green onion, seaweed, black garlic oil and egg) or The Shoyu (clear chicken broth with shoyu, bamboo shoot, spinach, green onion, seaweed and egg). They even have vegetarian options available.
Panini Kabob Grill
With its blend of old world style favorites with healthy and modern European flair, Panini Kabob Grill at Los Olivos Marketplace will make your next dinner extra special. Grilled panini sandwiches, kabobs, hummus, falafel, the delicious list of Mediterranean favorites goes on!
BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse
Not sure what you’re craving? Luckily, BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, located at The Market Place, has an incredibly large menu! They’ve even put together different bundles and feasts to make feeding the entire family even easier. We’re fans of the Specialty Entree Feast ($49.95), which includes your choice of one family-sized entree, one large deep dish pizza, one family-sized salad and six garlic knots. When it comes to this extensive menu, really, the only challenge is settling on what you’re going to order!
Thai Bamboo Bistro
At Thai Bamboo Bistro, located within Irvine’s Quail Hill Shopping Center, a staggeringly large menu of Thai favorites awaits. Appetizers like Thai spring rolls and chicken dumplings, traditional noodle dishes like Pad Thai and Pad See Ewe, entrees like Coconut Chicken with Basil and Sweet Tangy Shrimp … must we continue to make your mouth water? No matter what you’re in the mood for, one thing’s for certain — a delectable dinner awaits.
La Sirena Grill
Contemporary Mexican food made from scratch using fresh, healthy ingredients — that’s what you’ll discover at La Sirena Grill. Located at Orchard Hills Shopping Center, this restaurant is also committed to sustainability both in the food they prepare and the earth-friendly to-go packaging it comes in (it includes sugar, corn and potato-based products!). From carne asada to enchiladas, their staggeringly large menu includes standby Mexican favorites.
Didn’t think you’d be able to pick up dessert on the go? Irvine has you covered there, too! At Atomic Creamery at Fashion Island, you can find fresh, made-to-order hand-crafted ice cream that is flash frozen with a revolutionary liquid-nitrogen freezing process. They have 22 different flavors to choose from, ranging from “Nostalgic” (Rocky Road and Cherry Jubilee) to “Creamations” (Buckeye and Chocolate 3), so there’s a sweet treat for everyone!
Have we made you hungry yet? If so, it’s time to peruse these choices and more! Find all of the curbside pickup options available in Irvine and plan your next takeout meal here.