Check out the 4 top spots in Irvine's Business District neighborhood

Yigah Restaurant | Photo: Antonio A./Yelp

Spending time in the Business District? Get to know this Irvine neighborhood by browsing its four most popular local businesses: a trio of restaurants (Korean, vegan and Mexican, respectively), and an eyebrow/eyelash salon.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in the Business District, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Yigah Restaurant

Topping the list is Korean spot Yigah Restaurant. Located at 2750 Alton Parkway, Suite 105, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 541 reviews on Yelp.

Yelp reviewer Soo H. recently wrote, "Great legit Korean restaurant that makes me feel at home. I ordered galbitang, which was not too salty and not too bland. Definitely enough meat for one person (had about five chunks of meat), and comes with a bowl of rice." 

2. HiroNori Craft Ramen-Irvine

Next up is vegan spot HiroNori Craft Ramen-Irvine, which offers ramen and noodles at 2222 Michelson Drive, Suite 234. With 4.5 stars out of 2,787 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite, with vegan ramen, crispy rice cake, tonkotsu ramen and spicy noodle bowl being popular with patrons.

3. The OC Lash Loft

Eyelash service, waxing and eyebrow service spot The OC Lash Loft is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, at 18005 Sky Park Circle, Suite H, 4.5 stars out of 149 reviews. The spot's specific services include eyelash extensions and eyebrow, chin and lip waxing.

4. El Torito Grill

Last but not least is El Torito Grill, a Mexican bar and breakfast/brunch spot. It's another high-traffic neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 1,011 Yelp reviews.

Popular dishes with Yelp reviewers include carne asada, sweet corn cake and shrimp fajitas. Head over to 1910 Main St. to see for yourself.  


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