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Habana-irvine Spectrum

708 Spectrum Center Dr, Irvine, CA 92618-4957
+1 949-419-0100
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“plantains” (11 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
708 Spectrum Center Dr, Irvine, CA 92618-4957
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed lunch here. The prices were reasonable and the selection was extensive. The food (to my taste) was authentic Cuban/Caribbean. Some of the dishes reminded me of my country of origin, Brazil. It is an "energetic" place; another word for noisy, which could bother...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TheBrasilian
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is very good restaurant at Irvine Spectrum. We visited two days ago for dinner. The food , ambience was very good. Cocktails were refreshing.We had great time, However service was slow as the waiters were busy attending someone's birthday on another table.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Pradeep K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here a couple of times. I feel the food is a bit dry and overpriced. But my boyfriend loves the place. He really loves the empanadas. I don't remember what I have had, but I am sure we will be back. The...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank tykane01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for Christmas dinner, service was great, appetizers good, very small portion, not a good value. Paella was supposed to come with lobster,they ran out of lobster at 6pm dinner ...go figure, not acceptable. Misrepresentation of product. Shredded beef was sooo chewy like bad beef...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was great!!! I went here last night with a group of 10 of us and we ordered a variety of wonderful Cuban dishes, we had two authentic Cubans with us that were both impressed with how authentic the food was. My skirt steak...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SoCAGal
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

We love coming to Hana for dinner! Service is excellent! We decided to meet up for breakfast 🍳 expecting the same vibe! The food was tasty yet heavy! What was really a true bummer is the service. The waiter looked half awake, no sense of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank YathribH1
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We had read some mixed reviews about this place. Good food / inefficient service, Overpriced, Over-hyped, Not-authentic .. on and on. So, happy to report that the place is genuinely good. Great food with amazingly efficient and warm service from our waitress ( a blond...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PG13LA
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Probably a great choice off hours, but during busy times you probably want to choose another option. Even with reservations, we had a 20-30 minute wait for a table. The night we went it was really hot inside the restaurant and waiting area. They don't...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SDSteve
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We were so impressed by the service, the cocktails were amazing!!. We were treated as royalty. Karmina Sacramento made our experience extraordinary. Oh we are so coming back to have the Sunday brunch for sure!! ❤️😍 loved, loved!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank traveltheworldmon
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Food was excellent as was the service. Everyone in our party seemed to enjoy their choices. Shrimp and scallops and Plantain Encrusted Chicken. The desserts were excellent too. Don’t pass on them! We sat on the patio with a young child and although this restaurant...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sylvia H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 708 Spectrum Center Dr, Irvine, CA 92618-4957
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-419-0100
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