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Yard House

Not Rated.
Yard HouseYard House

Taps: 122 / Bottles: 5
Cask: N / Beer-to-Go: N
BA SCORE
91
outstanding

25 Ratings
Ratings: 25
Reviews: 16
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 12.35%
$$$ - a bit pricey
[ Bar, Eatery ]

71 Fortune Dr
Irvine, California, 92618-2917
United States
phone: (949) 753-9373

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @yardhouse

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(Place added by: CRJMellor)
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Reviews by bradford:
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bradford

California

4.45/5  rDev +9.9%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | $$

I was very impressed. I started with a St. Bernardus Abt 12, (2) Speakeasy Double Daddy's, and an Old Rasputin. The total bill was less than $25. The service was incredibly quick and the beertendress was very knowledgeable. She served a hefeweizen to a customer who asked for a lemon and she insisted they try the beer before "tampering" with it.
Overall a very positive experience. I will be back.
I was originally put off by the $7 St Berny's 12, but the rest of the beers were $5, and with that type of selection, I was willing to pay while my girlfriend shopped at The Spectrum. Anything that keeps me out of Urban Outfitters is a plus. If it involves beer, it is even better. Can't wait to come back
Clean, affordable, knowledgeable, and pleasant

09-14-2008 01:19:56 | More by bradford
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Resuin

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1.2%

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notchucknorris

California

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

06-10-2014 07:50:57 | More by notchucknorris
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BigDaddy79

California

5/5  rDev +23.5%

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jeff1973

California

4/5  rDev -1.2%

04-04-2014 03:04:59 | More by jeff1973
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DWolf

Pennsylvania

3.9/5  rDev -3.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4 | $$$

As an East Coaster, I arrived at happy hour in this West Coast establishment. HH is 3-6 Pm. What in the hell is THAT all about. Good for me, but that has to suck for everyone else living and working in California. As such, the place was relatively empty at the hour I was there, so I was treated to good service and good prices. My ratings influence/reflect that. I am left to wonder if all that changes once the place gets busier and the hour increases, as I was beginning to experience before I left. Still, 100 beers on tap? You cannot argue too much with the selection.

01-22-2014 01:30:53 | More by DWolf
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flagmantho

Washington

3.98/5  rDev -1.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4 | $$$

I usually make it to the Yard House at the Spectrum every time I'm in Irvine, and I'm always glad I made the stop. It's definitely got a chain-restaurant atmosphere, but it's also the most pub-like place I've been in Irvine, and I like the dim lights, dark wood, long bar and TVs offered in the place.

The beer list is long indeed, but doesn't offer anything terribly rare or exotic, with a few exceptions. I had the house Amber Tripel on my last visit, and was quite impressed with it; I would be inclined to try more of their house offerings next time.

It's really a restaurant as much as a bar, and the service reflected that. The staff seemed well-trained and were friendly and competent. The food is good, and while I thought it was a little bit pricey, it's probably well in-line for Irvine cost-of-living.

11-13-2013 22:25:04 | More by flagmantho
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Yard House in Irvine, CA
91 out of 100 based on 25 ratings.