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Welcome to Iva Lee's Southern and Creole Cuisine. Iva Lee was born and raised in the South and came from a long line of Southern women who passed down recipes since their arrival in America in I640. Iva Lee was my beloved grandmother. She took pride in preparing a wide variety of Southern meals and classic dishes from New Orleans for family and welcomed friends.

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212 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.3 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.3 / 5
(212 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 212 reviews
5 stars
(100)
4 stars
(82)
3 stars
(20)
2 stars
(7)
1 star
(3)
Food 
4.2 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.2 / 5
Service 
4.3 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.3 / 5
Ambiance 
4.3 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.3 / 5
Noise Level
2.4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
3.9 / 5
(Very Good) 3.9 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
  • vibrant bar scene(114)
  • neighborhood gem(102)
  • fit for foodies(91)
  • hot spot(79)
  • special occasion(73)
  • romantic(67)
Iva Lee's Reviews List
Review 1 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Very enjoyable...

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"The ambiance was lovely, service was excellent and the food was great.
Particularly LOVED the short ribs. We will return"
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, special occasion
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Review 2 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2009
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, special occasion, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 3 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 4/15/2016
 2009
Special Features: good for groups, great for brunch, fit for foodies
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Review 4 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 4/15/2016
 2007
Special Features: hot spot, vibrant bar scene, late-night find
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Review 5 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/08/2016
 2005
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Review 6 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/01/2016
 2010
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2010
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2010
Special Features: neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 7 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/27/2016
 2013
Dined on 3/27/2016
 2013
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/27/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, great for brunch, vibrant bar scene, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 8 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/12/2016
 2013
Dined on 3/12/2016
 2013
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/12/2016
 2013
Special Features: good for groups, kid-friendly
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Review 9 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Fantastic Fat Tuesday

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/01/2016
 2010
Dined on 3/01/2016
 2010
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"GREAT Fat Tuesday Menu...Prices are insane, and they did not skimp on QUALITY or quantity. The service was very attentive and the personnel went out of the way to fulfill our order."
Dined on 3/01/2016
 2010
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, fit for foodies
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Review 10 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 11/12/2015
 2007
Dined on 11/12/2015
 2007
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"This southern girl always feels at home at Iva Lee's!! Although their peach martinis are a bit too sweet for my taste, everything is to perfection! Live music most nights in the bar make it a bit noises but it only adds to the fun atmosphere!! Shrimp and grits y'all!!"
Dined on 11/12/2015
 2007
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Review 11 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/27/2016
 2009
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2009
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2009
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 12 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Steak Cooked Poorly

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Dined on 2/27/2016
 2012
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2012
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
"I paid $36 for a ribeye that I ordered medium and it was well done, burnt and tasteless. I should have sent it back. I mentioned it but was not offered a replacement. They did give us a free dessert. The server was nice but not super helpful."
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2012
Special Features: hot spot
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Review 13 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Valentine's 2016

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2014
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Great service. GREAT food-can't go wrong w anything on menu. Pricy. Valentine's evening band was too loud-racy for that type of evening-but still musically good. Bands are generally good+ in the lounge. Music almost nightly- 2nd check that. Beach community peeps."
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2014
Special Features: special occasion, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 14 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/18/2016
 2006
Special Features: good for groups, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 15 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/18/2016
 2014
Dined on 2/18/2016
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/18/2016
 2014
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 16 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 2/18/2016
 2008
Dined on 2/18/2016
 2008
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/18/2016
 2008
Special Features: vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies
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Review 17 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/14/2016
 2014
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2014
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Review 18 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/14/2016
 2016
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2016
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2016
Special Features: good for groups
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Review 19 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Loved it!

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Dined on 2/13/2016
 2014
Dined on 2/13/2016
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"I was told about Iva Lees by a client and decided to try it. My husband and I were looking for somewhere different to go and we love San Clemente! This place was awesome! You feel like you're in New Orleans! They have Jimbalaya, hush puppies, Mint Juleps, Hurricanes ... things you don't see on your "normal" menu. Great Blues band in the bar and dancing! We can't wait to go back!!"
Dined on 2/13/2016
 2014
Special Features: good for groups, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies
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Review 20 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/12/2016
 2012
Special Features: special occasion
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Review 21 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Amazing

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Be ready to have fun especially when the Bayou Brothers play!!!!"
Dined on 2/09/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 22 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

One of the best restaurants in San Clemente!!!

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Dined on 2/11/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/11/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/11/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, hot spot, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 23 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/09/2016
 2009
Dined on 2/09/2016
 2009
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Fat Tuesday at Iva Lee's was perfect .the food, the music and the service were great. Next best thing to being in NOLA itself."
Dined on 2/09/2016
 2009
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Review 24 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

Sad dining

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2013
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2013
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
"I liked the fact we could reserve a table in advance. This takes the stress out of going out to eat. We were however sadly disappointed with the promptness of service, the noise level, and the fact that we waited over an hour from the time we put in our order to the time it arrived on our table...undercooked and a little cold. This was our first time here and we had brought a friend from out of town. Needless to say we were a little embarrassed. The manager did comp a good portion of our order, but even so I'm not sure we will come back. So sad, as we had heard great things about this place."
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2013
Special Features: vibrant bar scene
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Review 25 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/09/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/09/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 2/09/2016
 2015
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Review 26 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Great!

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"We came here, and I didnt know what to expect. It was nice and the food was great, I didn't even know it was a southern style type of eatery. They give you cornbread as the opening bread option! The servers were really nice and attentive! Would def go back. :)"
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Special Features: late-night find
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Review 27 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

We were treated perfect by our waiter, JC, !

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 2/04/2016
 2013
Dined on 2/04/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"A must try if you are in South County!! And our waiter truly made the evening very enjoyable!!"
Dined on 2/04/2016
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem, hot spot, great for lunch, kid-friendly
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Review 28 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

awesome place

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
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Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"I have been to Iva Lees many times and it has never disappointment. In fact my lady friend had them cater her daughters wedding reception. Can not say enough about the wait staff and the personal attention by the owner. He gets out and greets the patrons. Takes the time to stop at your table and say hello and make you feel welcome. It is a great place to go. In fact they had the best New Year's Eve dinner and party that I have been to in many years. Give them 10 thumbs up.
Thank you for making everyone feel welcome.
"
Dined on 1/23/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 29 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/16/2016
 2010
Dined on 1/16/2016
 2010
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 1/16/2016
 2010
Special Features: romantic, vibrant bar scene
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Review 30 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Local Gem

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Great cajun food choices with a vibrant music scene too!"
Dined on 1/15/2016
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies
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Review 31 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Delicious!

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/15/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/15/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Went to Iva Lee's for dinner on a Friday night with reservations at 6:45. Everything we ordered was delicious: Cajun Seared Ahi, Rockin' Shrimp Tacos, Braised Short Rib (the best!), the Plantation Punch, and the coffee creme brulee (I don't even like coffee, but I was fighting for the last bite). Shout out to our server JC the Viking - super friendly and gave great recommendations. Music started around 7:30 and people were dancing which was cool because you really don't see that at restaurants in south OC. Cool, relaxed vibe - I would definitely go back to Iva Lee's and have highly recommended it to friends & family. Try it out!"
Dined on 1/15/2016
 2016
Special Features: neighborhood gem, hot spot, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 32 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 1/15/2016
 2013
Special Features: good for groups, vibrant bar scene
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Review 33 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/24/2013
 2013
Dined on 12/24/2013
 2013
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 12/24/2013
 2013
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Review 34 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Great food with even better entertainment

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/09/2016
 2014
Dined on 1/09/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"On a friend's recommendation, I took a group of 6 to Iva Lee's on a busy Saturday night. We all tried the Burning Thyme cocktail which was interesting and basically a G&T with a twist... not my favorite, but everyone else enjoyed it. The entrees were all spectacular, from the melt in your mouth short ribs to the recommended and tastiest shrimps & grits, everything was divine.
The ambiance was fun and reminiscent of a European bar without trying too hard (for San Clemente.)
Despite having 6pm dinner reservations, we moved to the bar area and DANCED the night away, which we NEVER do. So yes, we will definitely be going back..
Only negative was the server was abrupt and less than friendly, especially for such a fun place. Being an easy to please group that tips well, that was unfortunate, though will not stop us from returning. Maybe it was just a bad day."
Dined on 1/09/2016
 2014
Special Features: good for groups, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 35 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/09/2016
 2009
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Review 36 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/09/2016
 2012
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 37 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

I ha

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Dined on 1/08/2016
 2007
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2007
Special Features: neighborhood gem, late-night find
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Review 38 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 1/08/2016
 2009
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Review 39 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/06/2016
 2014
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 40 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/02/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/02/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/02/2016
 2016
Special Features: neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, late-night find
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Review 41 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/02/2016
 2006
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 42 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 12/30/2015
 2011
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 43 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 12/29/2015
 2014
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies
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Review 44 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 12/26/2015
 2014
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Review 45 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/18/2015
 2015
Dined on 12/18/2015
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 12/18/2015
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 46 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/10/2015
 2015
Dined on 12/10/2015
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 12/10/2015
 2015
Special Features: romantic, fit for foodies
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Review 47 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 12/12/2015
 2008
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Review 48 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Good food, great service, great music

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Dined on 12/05/2015
 2010
Dined on 12/05/2015
 2010
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"We got a table in the lounge so we would have a place to sit when the live music started. It was perfect. It's too loud to talk over the music but it's a great place to sit and enjoy the live music. I'd suggest arriving an hour/hour & a half before the music is set to begin. Have dinner and then enjoy!"
Dined on 12/05/2015
 2010
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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Review 49 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/20/2015
 2008
Dined on 10/20/2015
 2008
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 10/20/2015
 2008
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, late-night find
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Review 50 for Iva Lee's
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 11/28/2015
 2012
Dined on 11/28/2015
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 11/28/2015
 2012
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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