New American Restaurants In Orange County, CA

Welcome to The Hangout! Experience delicious New American Food at our casual Restaurants in Orange County. Enjoy Southern inspired dishes made fresh daily prepared from the finest ingredients. Our philosophy and aim is straightforward: Provide Good Food, Value, and Service with a unique take on classic fare that we know and love. We're a great place to eat for date night, to hang out with Friends or with Family. Our fun, relaxed atmosphere never disappoints.

For Orange County restaurants with ocean views, The Hangout is steps to waterfront and Seal Beach Pier. In 2015, it was voted best new restaurant by local readers. We're convenient for visitors walking Main Street or the boardwalk. For outside dining in Huntington Beach, Hangout Too provides a relaxing outdoor patio. It's convenient to Bella Terra and Westminster Mall.

Our local restaurants are family owned serving Fresh Seafood, Steaks, Chicken, Sandwiches, Salads, Pasta and more. Enjoy a varied selection of New American Food at reasonable prices. Start with delicious Appetizers that pair well with a wide drink selection. Don't miss our daily food specials for eating on a budget.

Relax in one of the adjoining Full Bars with the best Beers on draft, unique Cocktails, or Californian Wine. For a Beer tasting, try a Craft Beer Flight. We're proud to have been selected for the top 5 Best Bloody Marys in Orange County by CBS Los Angeles. Additionally, “The Drunken Tomato” a Bloody Mary book written by author Shelley Buchanan featured us. Her guide profiles the best spots in Los Angeles and the OC to drink this Classic Cocktail.

View full Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Menus online. See why locals and travelers recommend us for casual dining and drinks. No reservations are needed.


Ocean View Restaurant in Seal Beach

Ocean View Restaurant in Orange County CA

The Hangout is a waterfront Restaurant in Seal Beach with 180º Ocean Views. Grab a window seat and watch the sunset or lighted pier at night. Dine on Main Street minutes to great shopping. Visit the many Boutiques offering Clothing and Gifts before or after your meal. In 2015, Sun News readers chose us as Best New Restaurant.

Take a walk on the Pier and breathe in the fresh ocean air. For cyclists, there is a rack to lock and fasten your bike! There's no better way to spend the day and explore. For Long Beach restaurants with a view, we're just 7 miles. Our location is easy to get to. We serve Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch and Dinner 7 days a week.

For a tranquil Breakfast by the Beach, join us at 7:00 am! Consider Rancheros or Jack Daniel's French Toast to energize your morning. For Brunch spots, we're ideal for your late morning or weekend festivities.

Drink an amazing Bloody Mary or Mimosa Cocktail with scenic views. Explore the New American Menu from Beef, Chicken, BBQ, or Fish including our amazing Seafood Pots. Just need a quick bite? Try one of our amazing Appetizers, Sandwiches, Salads or popular Fish Tacos. Enjoy Lunch/Dinner Specials Sunday through Saturday.

Our Seal Beach Bar was selected for Thrillist's top 23 best beachside bars in Los Angeles. Get started with drinks from our award-winning bartender. It's an ideal spot for drinks with Friends in the Long Beach Area.

Experience a lively atmosphere with good music. Relax with a varied selection of Craft Beers on draft and unique Cocktails. Try the Drink of The Week. Hungry? It connects to our dining area. Several options exist for free parking. Join us.

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Want an ocean view restaurant that has a great variety of comfort food and a friendly staff that seems to know everyone in town? You will love the staff, the proximity to the beach, and above all….you will LOVE their Bloody Mary’s.

—The Bloody Mary Tourist


patio Restaurant In Huntington Beach

New American Restaurant Huntington Beach

Hangout Too is our Restaurant In Huntington Beach near Bella Terra. Experience the same Good Food and Value in a smaller setting. For Indoor/Outdoor Dining, it's ideal for Group Dinners. Local patrons love the cozy atmosphere on the outdoor patio. For dog owners there is a pet friendly patio; one of the few in the area.

Our Southern inspired food portions are right on point. A must try is the classic Jalapeño Margarita Cocktail, Bacon Mac n' Cheese Balls or Sliders (Pork and Salmon) favorited by locals. For Vegetarians, the Veggie Tacos get high marks!

As one of the best Huntington Beach Restaurant Bars, it's just 2 miles from Sunset Beach and 3.4 miles from the Bolsa Chica Wetlands. You'll find the Staff Prompt, Cheerful and Helpful.

For Bars in Huntington Beach, it's the perfect place for a burger and beer with sports TV. Unwind after a long day or start to your weekend. Choose from the latest Craft Beers on tap! Our Beers routinely change as we bring in new brands. The range of Cocktails offers many choices. With multiple Flat Screen TVs and space heaters in cooler weather, you can relax on the patio. Watch the latest Sports Game with a cool local crowd.

We're one of the best local places to hang out and beat the crowds. With free parking and no time restrictions, relax without the need for validation. For HB downtown Restaurant Alternatives check us out! We're just 15 minutes away. We Open Daily from 11:30 am.

Great local spot in Bolsa Chica tucked away in a nice little corner plaza a couple miles from the beach. We sat in the outdoor patio, which is almost like being indoor. We brought our dog and felt very homey.
—Paul G., Yelp


Fun Places To Eat in Orange County

We're described as casual fun places to eat in Orange County for good food with a local vibe. Accessible from PCH and the 405, our Restaurants are ideal to hang out with friends or for a first date. With Friendly Service and a Knowledgeable Staff, we're a place to come back to that's just as welcoming as the first time. Enjoy dining at reasonable prices 7 days a week. We look forward to serving you!

The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar
901 Ocean Avenue
Seal Beach, CA 90740
Tel:(562) 431-4888
Hours: Mon-Sun 7:00am-12:00am
Sunday-Thursday: 07:00AM-9:00PM
Saturay-Sunday:    07:00AM-9:30PM
Late Night Food: burgers only to 10:30pm
Cuisine: New American
Payment: Accepts Cash, Visa, MasterCard,
Discover, Amex Cards
Price Range: $$11-30
Group Dining: Call Ahead
Reservations: Not Needed
Sports TV: Yes
Takeout: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes


  • Free on Main Street for 2 hours.
  • Pier Parking
  • A. $3.00 for 2 hours
    B. All day for $6
  • Free on 8th/Central Ave: 5pm-10pm, 6 min. walk
  • Free at Marina Community Park: 12 min. walk

Hangout Too Southern Bar & Grill
16446 Bolsa Chica St
Huntington Beach, CA 92649
Tel: (657) 204-9306
Hours: Mon-Sun 11:30am to 11:00pm
DINING: To 9:00pm
Cuisine: New American
Payment: Accepts Cash, Visa, MasterCard,
Discover, Amex Credit Cards
Price Range: $$ 11-25
Group Dining: Yes, Call Ahead
Outdoor Patio: Yes
Reservations: Not Needed
Sports TV: Yes
Takeout: Yes
Wheelchair/Handicap Accessible: Yes
Dog Friendly: Yes


  • Free, No Time Restrictions
  • No Validation Needed