Wholesome Choice VS. Hen House Grill

Edwin Goei • OC Weekly • May 5, 2011
As Gustavo said in his review, “It's a bold move to open an Iranian restaurant in Irvine next to Wholesome Choice, the garden of grocery delights whose buffet beats most of the county's Persian eateries”, but that's exactly what Hen House Grill...
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