Casual Dining Restaurants In Orange County, CA


Welcome to The Hangout Family of Restaurants! We have two casual dining restaurants in Orange County, CA whether your preference is to eat in Seal Beach or Huntington Beach, CA. We serve delicious New American food made fresh daily with fine ingredients and a southern touch. We have some of the best places to eat in Orange County. At our Seal Beach Restaurant/Bar, The Hangout, we serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a relaxing dining atmosphere steps to the Seal Beach waterfront. At our Huntington Beach Restaurant/Bar, we serve brunch, lunch and dinner located near Bolsa Chica State Park with an outdoor patio. 

At both of our casual restaurants in Orange County, CA, we feature a full bar serving some of the best beers on tap, unique cocktails, and California wine.  Our philosophy is straight forward: provide great food, value, and service with a unique take on classic fare that we know and love. The Hangout Restaurant is proud to have been selected for the top 5 Best Bloody Marys in Orange County list by CBS Los Angeles. We have also been profiled in “The Drunken Tomato” a Bloody Mary book written by local author Shelley Buchanan. 

At each of our casual restaurants in Orange County, CA you'll find a relaxing and fun dining ambiance with a beach theme. We've put together a great tasting and varied New American food menu. We serve classic dishes with our own signature recipes. Taste some of our delicious appetizers that pair well with our varied drink selection. We only do two things; serve great tasting food daily with friendly service. No reservations are needed. View our full menus online. Visit and see why we're some of the best places to eat in Orange County, CA.

The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar, Seal Beach

The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar is an Ocean View Restaurant in Seal Beach located at the corner of Ocean Avenue and Main Street. We're just footsteps to the Seal Beach Pier. Take a walk, view the scenery, or visit one of the several Seal Beach Main Street Boutiques before dining. The Hangout is a casual Seal Beach CA Restaurant and one of the best places to eat in Orange County, CA. It's an ideal place for a casual dinner and drinks, celebrating a special occasion, birthday, or a night out with friends or family. Our popular New American cuisine has great food ranging from burgers, steaks, many seafood dishes including our amazing seafood pots. Our “Hangout Breakfast” features eggs any style and continues to be a popular dish. In addition, our Seal Beach Brunch is the perfect place to dine across from the Seal beach Pier. Enjoy an amazing Bloody Mary or Mimosa with waterfront views. We serve a varied selection of craft beers on draft. Our happy hour is when you can try selections without the need for a full meal. We also have great lunch and dinner specials. Whether you're in town for the Long Beach Convention Center, vacationing in or around Seal Beach, break out of ordinary. From Long Beach, CA, we are a mere 17 minutes and Los Angeles only 40 minutes. Visit one of the few Seal Beach restaurants on the water. Open 7 days for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Dine and relax with us by the beach. 

Hangout Too Southern Bar & Grill, Huntington Beach

Hangout Too Southern Bar & Grill is our Huntington Beach CA Restaurant. It's one of best places to eat in Huntington Beach for value and service. The second of our two restaurants in Orange County, it features an indoor/outdoor restaurant bar with a relaxing patio. An ideal place for dinner and drinks, a late lunch, an evening out with friends or family. With multiple flat screen TVs and space heaters in cooler weather, you'll feel right at home. Drop in to catch the sports game over fresh craft beers on tap! For outdoor dining, sit at one of our tables or take a seat at one of our outside bar. Our Happy Hour in Huntington Beach, is a great time to try some of our cocktails, beer, and eat select food at great prices. A must try is our classic Jalapeño Margarita or Bacon Mac n' Cheese Balls which are favorited by the locals. We also have the best BBQ Ribs in Huntington Beach. Relax inside or out; a great place to eat and beat the crowds. Plenty of hassle-free parking in front or rear. See why we have one of the best places to eat in Huntington Beach!

Orange County Restaurants: Places to Eat Near You

If your unfamiliar with us, The Hangout has some of the best places to eat in Orange County, CA. Our restaurants have been described as fun places to hang out with really good food and a local vibe. A restaurant bar for those wanting to relax, eat, and drink in great company. Our friendly service and knowledgeable staff will a casual place to come back to that is just as welcoming the first time. For dining in Orange County, we serve delicious New American food at reasonable prices 7 days a week. Looking for a new restaurant to take an out of towner, friends, family, or date? Our places to eat are near popular cities such as Long Beach, Sunset Beach, Westminster, Garden Grove, Costa Mesa, and Irvine to name a few. We look forward to serving you!


The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar
901 Ocean Avenue 
Seal Beach, CA 90740 
Telephone: (562) 431-4888
Hours: 7am - 12pm daily
Cuisine: New American
Reservations: No
Cash, Visa, MC, Discover, Amex
Parking: 2 hours free


Hangout Too Southern Bar & Grill
16446 Bolsa Chica St
Huntington Beach, CA 92649
Telephone: (657) 204-9306
Hours: 11:30am - 11pm daily
Cuisine: New American
Reservations: No
Cash, Visa, MC, Discover, Amex
Parking: Hassle-free parking in front or rear.