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Discover some of the best Casual Restaurants in Orange County, CA that are fun and relaxing. Our family-owned restaurants in Orange County offer a Full Bar with friendly service. We serve great tasting New American Food daily with southern influence. Experience Southern California dining with great value, service, and ambiance. 

Choose from a variety of unique and inventive Cocktails, Beers on tap and Wines from California. Some of our customers consider the Bar portion a Gastropub but it's our aim to defy categories. Taste food spanning multiple food categories.

A fusion of Southern food with a little Asian spice that's unmistakably good American food.

With places to dine in Seal Beach and Huntington Beach, our restaurants in OC are near Long Beach, Sunset Beach, Fountain Valley. Our versatile food provides a range of options taking the hassle out of what or where to eat. Enjoy delicious Breakfast, Lunch and Dinners daily.

Waterfront Restaurant in Seal Beach

Aaron and Susan Kweskin opened The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar in beautiful Seal Beach, CA on May 21, 2012. Experience New American Food with Southern inspiration. Although we're a Restaurant/Bar, we place an emphasis on quality. Each dish is made with ingredients that meet our high standards. All of our food is made fresh to order daily. We purchase seafood not on the Seafood Watch List which advises on sustainable seafood. 

Fun Restaurants In Orange County, CA

The Hangout provides Casual Dining on Main Street with stunning views of the Seal Beach Pier. We're a great place to eat for Date-night, catching up with Friends or relaxing with Family. Enjoy a fun lively atmosphere with local residents and visitors from out of town. Attentive and friendly service is what we aim for. Our Seal Beach Restaurant is highly recommended by travelers and locals alike.

Our Wine program offers many fantastic selections to support California wineries. We are proud to feature ONEHOPE as our featured wine. ONEHOPE Wine Donates an astounding 50% of its profits to various charities.

The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar
901 Ocean Avenue
Seal Beach, CA 90740
Tel: (562) 431-4888
Hours: Mon-Sun 7:00am-12:00am
Cuisine: New American
Payment: Accepts Cash, Visa, MasterCard,
Discover, Amex cards
Price Range: $$11-30
Sports TV: 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
dining excellence award Seal Beach  best restaurants orange county
Best New restaurant Seal Beach readers  tripadavisor dining excellence award 2014

al fresco dining in Huntington Beach

Hangout Too in Huntington Beach is an extension of our original Restaurant and Beach Bar. After the wonderful success of our first year, we decided to extend our New American Food to our neighbors in Huntington Beach, CA. Different location, same good food is our philosophy. If you love The Hangout across from the Pier in Seal Beach, visit Hangout Too. It's a relaxing Restaurant alternative to busy Downtown Huntington Beach. 

For Dining in Huntington Beach near Bella Terra, Hangout Too provides the same good food and value on a smaller scale. It features additional seating on an Outdoor Patio with a Full Bar. The sensation remains beachy and peachy. Our New American Cuisine is Southern inspired. Made fresh daily, our Menu serves the finest Chicken, Seafood, Fish, Grains and Produce. We remain loyal to California Vintners with featured Wines from ONEHOPE. They Donate half of their profits to an admirable array of Charitable Causes. 

Hangout Too in Huntington Beach, is where folks come to meet up, hang out, and visit with Friends at the Bar or in the Dinning Room. It's where they bring the entire Family to dine and relax after a day at the beach. It's where attentive and friendly service doesn't disappoint, whether you've got a shine on your shoes or just a melody in your heart.

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
Cuisine: New American
Payment: Accepts Cash, Visa, MasterCard,
Discover, Amex cards
Price Range: $$ 11-25
Proximity to Bella Terra: 8 minutes
Happy Hour On Sundays
Sports TV: Yes
Dog Friendly: Yes, patio only
Wheelchair/Handicap Accessible: Yes


  • Free, no time restrictions