Casual Dinner in Seal Beach With Views

Enjoy a casual dinner in Seal Beach on Main Street. With 180-degree views of the ocean, it's a little heaven on earth.

With a vast variety of New American Food, dining is easy for your group or date night. Choose from Seafood, beef, or chicken dishes with healthy portions.

Located in downtown, Our restaurant by Seal Beach is steps to the pier and the unique shops of Main Street.

Our friendly and knowledgeable Waitstaff is happy to offer ideas on what to eat or drink.

Food portions satisfy no matter how big your appetite is! All of our dishes are prepared with the finest ingredients. Choose from many unique Cocktails, Beers on tap, or Californian Wines.

Loved this true Cali dinner experience. Great for dinner. Club sandwiches, and seafood pots are excellent choices.

Huge portions. Known locally for good cocktails. Very effective staff. Beach views.
—Trasa Heeken, Google Local Guide

Dine with sunset views.

Dine with sunset views.

To the right of the pier is Eisenhower Park with a small fenced in playground. It's an ideal family activity with kids before or after your evening meal.

The Hangout Seal Beach

Experience our award-winning food and hospitality. From the 405 North, exit 22 or if 405 South 24B. 

Our dinner hours are:
Sunday thru Thursday  11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday & Saturday         11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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
Takeout: Yes
Payment: Accepts Cash, Visa, MC, Discover, Amex cards
Price Range: $$11-30
Groups: Greater than 10 only available Mon-Fri
Reservations: Not Taken, Use No Wait App
Sports TV: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

PARKING:

  • 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

Favorites

Our New American Menu runs the gamut. We can please just about anyone. See a few popular Dishes below. Picky eaters welcome.

BLACKENED GRILLED MAHI
Over Creamy Grits & Roasted Corn Salsa.

GRILLED ATLANTIC SALMON
Fresh Salmon, Red Potatoes & Sautéed Vegetables.

JALAPEÑO BURGER
A choice Beef Burger with a kick. Pepper Jack Cheese, Grilled Jalapeños, Crispy Onions and our amazing Memphis BBQ Sauce.

LOBSTER & CLAM BAKE POT
Lobster, Clams, Shrimp, Mussels, Andouille Sausage, Red Potatoes, Corn & Veggies.

BABY BACK RIBS
Slow cooked, Baby Back Ribs cooked to perfection with Memphis BBQ Sauce, Sides of Crispy French Fries and Cole Slaw included.

BEEF BRISKET
Slow-roasted beef brisket with Au Jus, Creamy Horsey Sauce, Mashed Potatoes & Southern Greens.

HOUSE-MADE MEATLOAF
Meatloaf with Mashed Potatoes & Seasonal Veggies.

NEW YORK STRIP STEAK
Hand-cut 10 oz. NY strip steak with Red Potatoes and Veggies.

CRISPY FRIED CALAMARI
Served with house-made Cocktail & Chipotle Aioli Dipping Sauce.

DInner & Drinks Near You

If you’re seeking a quiet dinner and drinks nearby for two, we suggest you come early.

As the night moves on, our atmosphere is lively.

To start, sit at the bar. Get to acquainted with Our award-winning bartender Joey Ingalls. She can tell you about the drink of the week or suggest something you have not had.

For appetizers. There’s deviled eggs, pull pork sliders, fish tacos, or shrimp cocktail.

There’s also a variety of fresh salads if you want to share.

For dinner with a view, grab a table by the window overlooking the pier.

Parking on Main street is free for 2 hours. Staying longer? Park in the beach lots.