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14370 Culver Dr Ste 2, Irvine, CA 92604-0307
+1 949-551-8222
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Today
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:30 - 21:00
Tue - Sun 11:30 - 15:30
Tue - Fri 16:30 - 21:00
Sat 16:30 - 21:30
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Maryland
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I'm going to start off by saying that I did enjoy what I got here, but this isn't the type of place I'd normally eat! My boyfriend and I came here because when I visited we were just trying out as many vegan restaurants as we could. We were surprised that there were so many items on the menu, literally... More 

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Thank Sarrie C
OC, CA
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108 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

I went here with my sister who is a vegan. She was in heaven. I enjoyed every bite although I normally love meat. The decoration is very basic. Probably I won't go again because of the decor but my sister will return.

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Thank gmgOc
Newport Beach, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

This is one of my FAVORITE places to eat. My favorite is the orange chicken. SOOOOO good! I can't want to go back.

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Thank palmterrace1
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015

The food was amazing and tasted the way it should. Its best Thai food I ever had in US. Service was awesome and staff friendly. Its my favorite restaurant now. Must visit for vegetarians.

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Thank Tanu10u
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138 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Went with the family. We loved it. An entire menu with delicious choices of vegan food. Super friendly service, too. Highly recommend giving it a try even if you aren't vegan.

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Newport Beach, California
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37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2015

I go to Wheel of Life as often as possible. When living in Irvine I went weekly and ordered their Thanksgiving Special to take to my family dinner so I would have something to eat. My favorites: Spring Rolls, Vege BBQ 'Chicken', Deep Fried Vege Fish. And for some reason, I love their Green Pumpkin Beverage - it's not for... More 

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Thank gypsyveg
Corte Madera, California
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

I am a vegetarian - so this place is up my alley. However, even for a meat eater, I am sure you would enjoy the fun variety of fresh meals to be found here. My absolute favorites -- green noodles and the Tom Ka Kai coconut soup. My entire family has loved everything we've ever tried here and my 8-yr-old... More 

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Thank Gr8_FamilyAdventures
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2014 via mobile

We ate here based on the positive reviews we read online and we were thrilled! This is one of the best vegan restaurants we've been to and we've been to many. The staff here are very friendly and conscientious, the menu selection is huge, the food was very fresh, and the atmosphere was simple and down to earth. If we... More 

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Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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218 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2014

This was my second visit to Wheel of Life. I was very impressed with the texture and flavor of the Vegetable based Faux Meat. I had Chicken, Beef, and Shrimp and they were all good facsimiles. It is a little pricey but everything is super fresh. If you have never tried this type of vegetarian fare this would be a... More 

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Thank SOCGAC
Rancho Mirage, California
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89 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2013

We have been eating at "the Wheel" for several years and usually thoroughly enjoyed the offerings being both imaginative and tasty. The parking is close and ample and it is quite near the I 5 Culver exit. On Saturday nite we called ahead to inquire when they served their last meal (as we were driving from Garden Grove) and we... More 

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Thank Capt_Tom

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese, Thai, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14370 Culver Dr Ste 2, Irvine, CA 92604-0307
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-551-8222

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?