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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (20 reviews)
“meatloaf” (7 reviews)
“fish tacos” (14 reviews)
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All hours
American, Seafood, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
901 Ocean Ave, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6301
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21 - 30 of 194 reviews

Reviewed April 17, 2017 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 April 13, 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 April 10, 2017

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

Thank 117joanl
Reviewed March 29, 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 March 29, 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 March 22, 2017

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

Thank Krista L
Reviewed February 24, 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 February 1, 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
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

I was thinking Bar food . I was way off . I ordered Blackened mahi-mahi. Great choice ! My wife ordered a salad . She had a bite of my mahi said wow that's good. The waitress suggested 805 beer. Also very good .

Thank Thicksea
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Nice, quaint little corner restaurant across from the beach and pier. Good food and friendly, efficient staff. Thank you!

Thank chelina2017
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Nearby Attractions
Seal Beach
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.14 miles away
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.10 miles away
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Nicholas M
May 12, 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.
September 9, 2016|
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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
January 28, 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
$10 - $30
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
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
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
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.
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