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Fun Bars In Orange County: Best Places To Drink


The Hangout has some of the best bars in Orange County, CA that's fun and relaxing! Enjoy the latest craft beers on draft, cocktails, and wine. Ever thought about a road trip? The beaches of O.C. offer incomparable sun and surf in Southern California. Many visitors from San Diego and Los Angeles routinely explore the beach towns off Pacific Coast Highway.

Along the way, there are many places to explore, eat, and drink. Riding along PCH offers a visually arresting experience. With the many beaches in Southern California, the coastline stretches over 40 miles.

Best Bartender in Seal Beach

Joey Ingalls has been voted as the best bartender in Seal Beach by the Sun readers for two consecutive years! Some of our popular cocktails include: the jalapéno margarita, pineapple rum lemonade, and strawberry cucumber margarita.

Our beers on draft continually change throughout the year as we move from season to season. Taste a range of fresh IPAs, pale lagers, wheat beers or stouts. We serve both micro (craft beers) and macro beers (mass produced). There are two free options for parking. Park all day next to the pier for $6.

At each of our bars in Orange County, we serve the top craft beers on draft, unique cocktails, wine. Our Bloody Mary has been voted by CBS Los Angeles as one of the top 5 best Bloody Marys in Orange County. We serve five variations of this classic cocktail.

Our first restaurant bar, The Hangout. opened in 2012. Situated across from the historic Seal Beach Pier, it provides stunning ocean views. We're one of the best Seal Beach Bars on Main Street offering a wide drink selection with great appetizers. It's one of the best bars in Orange County to hangout with friends.

Experience friendly service in a lively, fun atmosphere. Our TVs throughout ensure you don't miss the latest sports game. We have NFL Sunday ticket. On select weekends, experience live entertainment. Feeling hungry? Dine in our adjoining restaurant which serves great New American food with ocean views.

Our second restaurant/bar in Orange County is Hangout Too. For Huntington Beach bars close Bella Terra Mall, it's 10 mins. We're only 15 minutes from downtown. Enjoy a great selection of top beers and cocktails. It also features TVs to watch the latest game.

Hangout Too provides an outdoor patio with a casual beach vibe. In cooler weather, we cover it. Space heaters add warmth combined with fresh air for a perfect night out. The El Diablo cocktail is one of the many popular drinks we call our own. It consists of vodka, raspberry liquor, pomegranate juice, lime, blueberries with ginger beer. How's that for a combo? Ditch the downtown Huntington Beach parking hassles and relax with us! Enjoy free parking with no time restrictions.

Doing a lot of driving or catching an early flight out of Long Beach airport? Try a beer tasting called a craft beer flight. Receive 4 glasses each filled with 4.5 ounces of craft beer on draft! 

Bars In North Orange County

With some of the best fun bars in Orange County, we also have great happy hours!  Monday thru Friday, our food and drink specials run from 3:00 to 6:00 pm. Drop in at our Seal Beach or Huntington Beach bar for cocktail specials. Try our mixed drink of the week. Unwind and relax.


Hangout Too Southern Bar & Grill
16446 Bolsa Chica St
Huntington Beach, CA 92649
Telephone: (657) 204-9306
Hours: 11:30am - 11pm daily
Food: New American
Atmosphere: Casual
Cash, Visa, MC, Discover, Amex
Parking: free, no time restrictions.


The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar
901 Ocean Avenue
Seal Beach, CA 90740
Telephone: (562) 431-4888
Hours: 7am - 12pm daily
Food: New American
Atmosphere: Casual
Cash, Visa, MC, Discover, Amex
Parking: 2 hrs free on Main Street.
$3.00 for 2 hrs @ the pier or all day for $6.