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The Hangout Restaurant & Beach Bar

901 Ocean Ave, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6301
+1 562-431-4888
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (19 reviews)
“meatloaf” (6 reviews)
“fish tacos” (14 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Seafood, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
901 Ocean Ave, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6301
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1 - 10 of 183 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped based on Trip Advisor ratings. Will agree with it ratings. Were there around 1:00 on a Saturday. Only had to wait about 5 minutes to get seated. Order was taken quickly and drinks brought to the table. Arrival of food was somewhat slower, one...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have had breakfast here on ,ore than one occasion. It is reasonably prices, great location to walk the pier after or before eating. Parking can sometimes be a challenge. Good Bloddy Mary's too. It is a first come first serve basis.

Thank Corrine J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ate breakfast here and weren't terribly impressed. We just had generic breakfast. My husbands eggs were not cooked right but he had pancakes also so he had plenty to eat. Maybe specialty items would be better. We wouldn't care to find out since there...More

Thank Ronda S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I like that we can go there at 11:30 am and my Husband can have breakfast and I can have lunch. He likes the Hangout Breakfast that comes with Eggs, Meat, Potatoes and he also adds a Pancake. He says it is his best breakfast...More

2  Thank PeggyChism
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It has a good menu, good food and specials. Right across from the beach. The Fish tacos are my favorite.

Thank 117joanl
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This isn't your typical beach food restaurant. Oh, No. This is wake up Bloody Mary, Steak and eggs kind of place. The food is great. The beer is cold and the drinks are yummy. We visit this place often as its only a few miles...More

Thank SlammyLBC
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Read the reviews and decided to try this local joint. Large crowds of locals and visitors on a Saturday night so be prepared to wait a bit before you score a table but thankfully they have a teeny bar area (15-20 max) to chill with...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Enjoyed a delicious brunch here on Sunday. Large portions, great service. I highly recommend a visit!

Thank Krista L
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I had the grilled chicken tacos and my husband had the Mahi Mahi, both were excellent! We would highly recommend.

Thank Kathryn P
Reviewed 1 February 2017

service is always excellent and so is the food. You also can't beat the view, straight out onto the pier and ocean. We go here regularly for breakfast and it is consistently delicious with great service. Get there early otherwise be prepared to wait. We...More

Thank Debbie S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Nicholas M
Do You Have Happy Hour In Seal Beach?
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.
How's parking?
10 September 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Nicholas M | Property representative |
Free on Main Street for 2 hours Pier Parking -$3.00 for 2 hours -All day for $6 Free on 8th/Central Ave: 5 pm-10 pm, 6 min. walk Free at Marina Community Park: 12 min. walk
Shirley M M
what have you done with my review?
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Ocean Ave, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6301
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Seal Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-431-4888
  • E-mail
Award-winning, New American Restaurant & Bar in Seal Beach, CA With Views. Dine Steps from The Seal Beach Pier in Downtown. We serve Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, and Dinner 7 days a week. Choose from fresh seafood, 7 amazing burgers, sandwiches, refreshing salads, and more! Our portions are right on point. Join us from 7:00 am daily.