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Kogi in OC this week, should I bother?

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Tons of hype with long lines. Is it worth it? Should I just try it to say that I did or am I wasting my time?

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  1. Lots of debate on both sides of the fence on this topic, examples below:

    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/610002

    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/600744

    IMHO, it's overhyped and not worth the wait (and I had it at a catered event--all you can eat, no lines and all the meats tasted the same nothing special. I wasn't hurrying to get more. Others thought pretty much the same, good but nothing special). But if you want to brave it, you can decide for yourself.

    hp
    http://ravenouscouple.blogspot.com

    3 Replies
    1. re: hppzz

      this

      1. re: ns1

        I'd have to go with.. hell no.

      2. re: hppzz

        Agreed. If you are close and there's no line, try it out. I was a bit underwhelmed after all of the hype.

      3. I've heard both sides of the reviews as well. Quite frankly, I can wait until it's convenient for me to try them - if that ever happens. But I sure can't see me waiting 2 hours in the middle of the night for a taco unless Hugh Jackman is going to feed it to me while Brad Pitt rubs my feet.