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The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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Award-Winning Restaurant In Orange County With Ocean Views and Sunsets. Dine Steps from The Seal Beach Pier in Downtown. Our vast array of New American food ranges from chicken, beef and many seafood dishes. Popular dishes include fish and chips, burgers, BBQ ribs, Cobb salad, fried Calamari and clambake pot. The Hangout Seal Beach is a Fun, Casual restaurant-bar for date night, business lunch, Groups, or Night out with Friends. Staying in Long Beach? We're 15 minutes away and one of the best locally owned restaurants nearby! Experience Attentive, Friendly Service, good Food & Drinks at reasonable prices. Drink the latest craft beers on draft. CBS says we have one of the best bloody Marys in
US$10 - US$30
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
American, Seafood
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews fries meatloaf fish tacos club sandwich grilled cheese calamari hash browns pulled pork chilli across the street awesome breakfast bloody mary service was great breakfast place seated right away street parking cold beer
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Everything on the menu is great, including the bar menu and servers are always friendly and on the move. Known for their Bloody Marys, my fav is the Spicy!!! Sunday brunch is probably my favorite time to eat there. Right across from the beach and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As tourists we ran into this crowded (must be popular) Seal Beach eatery. Close to the pier, it was a loud & friendly place. We had a short wait, so ordered bloody Marys. Breakfast was good. French toast for me and an egg dish for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tommy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a great environment for friends and fun! Good size portions and variety too. Definitely recommended!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Want a great breakfast near the water that has great local charm? This is the place. My suggestion is to park away from downtown (like 4th street. Watch out for street parking permits) then walk to downtown, drink in the local flavor and treat yourself...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank fansinPVE
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

The place was lovely, great service. I would stay away from the fried items. Ordered fish and chips. Fish was covered with an exaggerated amount of batter and very oily. Friend had the salmon plate, it was delicious!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank connieg582
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

Went to this local place for lunch. The ambiance is beach bar - diner but the food is 5 star. Shrimp pot, meatloaf and fried green tomato sandwich were all amazing. Onion rings tower so lightly battered and fresh. Attentive, friendly staff made it a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jxkaren5
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

We met friends from Venus Beach area at the Hangout. The bar was busy with what seemed like a lot of regulars. A man next to us remarked he ate there 3-4 days/week! The fish tacos, seafood, pulled pork. We had light meals because we...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LizBrick
Reviewed 12 November 2018

I was at the Santa Monica pier and was looking for a quick burger. the first time I stopped in this place the line was out the door. There are several places to eat on the pier so this was a good sign. I decided...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank stcharlesmayor
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We always enjoy our meals - mostly breakfast or lunch. They offer really good fried calamari and their meatloaf meal is great! Their menu seems to have something tasty for everyone.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Donna S
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Good food and drink. Nice location. Great for lunch by the pier. Had a good beachy atmosphere and was a fun place to eat.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Daniel J
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Nicholas M
13 May 2017|
Response from Nicholas M | Property representative |
Happy Hour In Seal Beach is Monday thru Friday from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. The Bar is at the top of Main Street steps to the Seal Beach Pier. There are also weekly drink specials all day.
10 September 2016|
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Response from Nicholas M | Property representative |
A. Free on Main Street for 2 hours B. Pier Parking -$3.00 for 2 hours, All day for $6 C. Free on 8th/Central Ave: 5 pm-10 pm, 6 min. walk D. Free at Marina Community Park: 12 min. walk
Shirley M M
28 January 2015|
Response from Aaron K | Property representative |
This may be a question for tripadvisor as i have no control over reviews
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