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Date Night Seal Beach

With the number of places, finding recommendations for good date night restaurants in Orange County can seem like a never ending task. Suitable for many occasions, The Hangout has relaxing places to eat with free parking. 

Diners describe us as fun local spot with a non-cramped atmosphere. Our beach ambiance is ideal for a first date or for groups. Experience generous dinner portions at affordable prices. We serve new American cuisine offering a versatile and vast dinner selection. Our attentive staff is happy to provide food recommendations.

For Orange County date night restaurants, we're convenient to Long Beach, Bella Terra, and Huntington Harbour. Taste our southern inspired food from fresh seafood, chicken, beef or vegetarian options. Dinner specials star from just $10.

For drinks, we serve a number of unique cocktails, beer, and wine. Craft beers on draft are routinely rotated as the seasons change. Cocktails ate inventive and eclectic. CBS named us as one of the "Top 5 Best Bloody Marys in Orange County". Our house wine is OneHope which donates 50% of its profits to charity.

For Orange County date ideas, see our related posts. Learn about things to do before or after dinner.

Date Night In Seal Beach, CA

For date night restaurants in Seal Beach, dine steps to the Seal Beach Pier offering stunning sunsets and romantic views of the waterfront. We're right off Seal Beach Main Street which has over 150 unique local shops. Take a stroll and spend a late afternoon browsing the many boutiques. Before or after dinner, relax to the sound and surf on the pier.

In 2015, The Hangout was voted best new restaurant by Seal Beach Sun News readers.

  • Casual Atmosphere
  • Free Parking Options
  • 180º Views of The Seal Beach Pier
  • Minutes to Main Street Shops
  • Reasonable Prices

The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar
901 Ocean Avenue
Seal Beach, CA 90740
Telephone: (562) 431-4888
Hours: 7am - 12am daily
Cuisine: New American
Reservations: Not needed
Payment: 
Cash, Visa, MC, Discover, Amex
Parking: 2 hours free on Main Street.
$3.00 for 2 hours at The Seal Beach Pier or Free after 6pm.

See our related post on What to do in Seal Beach.

Date Night in Huntington Beach, CA

For date night restaurants in Huntington Beach, visit Hangout Too which is convenient to the Bella Terra Shopping Mall. Our outdoor patio is popular during the summer months and in winter we enclose it. With space heaters for added comfort, it offers a nice option for dog owners. We're one of the few dog friendly restaurants in Huntington Beach.

  • Casual Beach Atmosphere
  • Comfortable Booths Inside
  • Free Parking: No time Restrictions
  • Outdoor Patio With Heaters
  • Dog Friendly
  • Minutes to Bella Terra
  • Set Back From The Road

Inside we have booths or tables depending on your preference. TVs throughout. For small groups, we're ideal.

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: Not needed
Payment: 
Cash, Visa, MC, Discover, Amex
Parking: Hassle-free parking, no time restrictions.

See our related post for what to do in Huntington Beach.

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