Casual Dining Restaurant 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 Seal Beach or Huntington Beach, California. We serve delicious New American food made fresh daily with fine ingredients and a southern touch. At our Seal Beach Restaurant/Bar, "The Hangout", we serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a relaxed atmosphere steps to the Seal Beach waterfront. At our Huntington Beach Restaurant/Bar, we serve brunch, lunch and dinner located near the Bolsa Chica State Park with an outdoor patio. We feature a full bar serving some of the best beers on tap, great cocktails, and California wine at both of our casual restaurants in Orange County. 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 and made the top 5 Best Bloody Mary 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 casual restaurant in Orange County, you'll find an ambiance of casual dining with a beach theme. We've put together a great tasting and varied New American food menu of classic dishes with our signature recipes. The term New American cuisine came into prominence to best describe the contemporary way of cooking traditional american cooking with those of Asian, Latin America, Mediterranean, or Southwestern cuisines. An emphasis of New American food is placed on sauces and seasonings. Everyday, The Hangout serves great food that offers some of the best value in Southern California. No reservations are needed. View our menus online and stop in. Visit us and see why we have some of the best places to eat in Orange County, CA.

Seal Beach CA Restaurant

The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar, is an Ocean View Restaurant in Seal Beach located at the corner of Ocean Avenue and Main Street footsteps to the Seal Beach Pier with views of the Pacific Ocean. Take a walk, view the local scenery, or visit one of the several Seal Beach Main Street boutiques and shops before dining. The Hangout is our original Orange County casual restaurant for a relaxing dinner, celebrating a special occasion, a birthday, or a night with family. From Long Beach, CA, we are a mere 17 minutes and Los Angeles only 40 minutes; we are worth the drive to North Orange County. Our popular New American cuisine has some great selections ranging from burgers, steaks, many seafood dishes including our amazing seafood pots. Our “Hangout Breakfast” features eggs any style and continues to be popular. In addition, our Seal Beach Brunch is the perfect place to enjoy an amazing Bloody Mary or Mimosa steps to the Seal Beach waterfront. You'll also find the latest craft beers on draft. Some say we have the best hamburgers in Seal Beach. We also have one great happy hour in Seal Beach. Whether you're in town for the Anaheim or Long Beach Convention Center, vacationing in or around Seal Beach. Break out of ordinary. 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! 

Huntington Beach CA Restaurant

Our second Orange County Restaurant, Hangout Too Southern Bar & Grill, is a Huntington Beach Restaurant suitable for any type of dining. It's one of the best Huntington Beach Restaurants for value and service in the area. Hangout Too features an indoor/outdoor bar with a picnic style patio dining for an enjoyable and casual meal with multiple flat screen TVs inside. It's the perfect place for dinner and drinks, a late lunch, an evening with friends and family, or to catch the sports game over one of our amazing craft beers on tap. Our Huntington Beach bar and grill is a great place to unwind. Our happy hour is an opportunity to try our drinks and select food from our New American Menu at great prices. Try 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. Hangout Too is a great alternative to beat the crowds. Relax on our outdoor dining patio.

Orange County Restaurants Near You

If your unfamiliar with us, we have some of the best places to eat in Orange County, Southern CA. Find casual restaurants near you. We have locations near Long Beach, Sunset Beach, Westminster, Garden Grove to name a few. We offer reasonable restaurant prices and serve delicious New American food 7 days a week with a full bar. We look forward to serving you!


The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar
901 Ocean Avenue 
Seal Beach, CA 90740 
Tel: (562) 431-4888
Hours: 7am  to 12 pm daily
Cuisine: New American
Reservations: No
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Hangout Too Southern Bar & Grill
16446 Bolsa Chica St
Huntington Beach, CA 92649
Tel: (657) 204-9306
Hours: 11:30 am  to 11 pm daily
Cuisine: New American
Reservations: No
Cash, Visa, MC, Discover, Amex