Irvine already has a few shabu shabu bars: House of Shabu Shabu at the 99 Ranch plaza on Jeffrey, Ayame Hot Pot on Portola Parkway, and SWSH at Diamond Jamboree, which was the last entrant in a city that previously only had one a few years ago.
Now there's a fourth. Mokkoji Shabu Shabu has now opened in the space where a Daphne's once stood in the Kohl's-anchored complex on Jeffrey near the 5. When the Korean BBQ Honey Pig opens in the same plaza shortly, you'll have quite a DIY-diner's choice: Do you want to boil or broil your thinly sliced meats?
14041 Jeffrey Rd., Irvine, CA 92620, (949) 451-0011
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