Top 10 Orange County Nightclubs and Lounges


Across Orange County, hundreds of bars and entertainment venues beckon visitors to leave their hotel rooms for an unforgettable evening on the town. From salsa clubs across from the convention center to country bars just a quick drive up the road, there’s a nightlife attraction for every interest. Explore the best of Orange County after dark at these clubs and lounges that go the extra mile with specialty offerings or ultra-luxe decor.



Rumba Room Live

Take your skills for a spin on the dance floor at the Latin-themed nightclub and concert venue, open Friday through Sunday nights. Live bands every Sunday help finish the week with a bang and offer background ambience for free dance lessons offered from 8 to 9 p.m. 400 Disney Way, Anaheim, 657-999-7900,


House of Blues

The award-winning entertainment venue at Anaheim GardenWalk features four venues in one, including a VIP members-only lounge and an intimate stage for artist showcases. Big-name performers promise an unforgettable night out in the music hall, but visitors any day of the week can also enjoy late-night eats and live bands in the restaurant/bar. 400 Disney Way, Anaheim,


Heat Nightclub

Within walking distance from the convention center, the massive nightclub is sprawled across 10,000 square feet at Anaheim GardenWalk. Dance the night away to DJs spinning house beats and top 40 mixes on two dance floors. 400 Disney Way, Anaheim, 714-776-4328,


The Ranch Saloon

Grab a group and mosey on over to the upscale country bar, where live music and line dancing lessons invite visitors to get lost in the high-energy crowd. Two bars keep dancers’ thirst quenched as they two-step their way across the floor. 1025 E. Ball Road, Anaheim,


The Blind Rabbit

Small groups of six or less can experience one of the best speakeasies in Orange County, tucked away on the first floor of Anaheim Packing House. Known for its creative bourbon cocktails and swanky ambience, The Blind Rabbit invites patrons to cozy up in a high-backed chair for a low-key night out. A well-curated menu features a section dedicated exclusively to absinthe. 440 S. Anaheim Blvd., Anaheim,



It’s 1930 and Prohibition is going strong inside the walls of Tribune, a speakeasy-style lounge in historic downtown Fullerton. Dim lighting, craft libations and an impressive bourbon collection create an intimate setting for unwinding after hours. 101 E. Commonwealth Ave., Fullerton,


Time Nightclub

From the heart of downtown Costa Mesa, Time Nightclub keeps the party going all night long with a state-of-the-art sound system and colorful lights that reflect off a stunning chandelier that hangs over the dance floor. Electronic dance music fills the 14,000 square foot space every Thursday through Saturday evening. 1875 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa,


EnVy Lounge

Experience the Roaring ’20s in this lavish lounge, where lively conversation can be enjoyed in private cabanas over craft cocktails and microbrews. The social lounge also features a rotating calendar of special guest DJs and burlesque shows. 4647 MacArthur Blvd, Newport Beach,



Night owls can sip on a classic cocktail at a handcrafted wood-carved bar. Live music and late-night snacks add extra reason to make this lounge a stop on a tour of O.C.’s top nightlife hot spots. 719 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa,



Let loose in this laidback country bar that promises a good time with line dancing, drink specials and free karaoke on the outdoor patio. 1401 S. Lemon St., Fullerton,

Happiness is more than just a state of mind, it's a destination. The Downtown Disney® District is a unique gathering place for spontaneous fun and nighttime entertainment. With live music and a unique variety for restaurants and shops to explore, one can't help but be happy and in high spirits in this relaxed, uniquely Disney atmosphere. Located right in the heart of the Disneyland® Resort, this high-energy fun zone is just steps from both theme parks and all three of the Hotels of the Disneyland® Resort.

A timeless, rustic atmosphere with the friendliest of serve staff that make it all about you. From the meaty baby back pork ribs and steaks to to 1/2 pound homemade burgers and fresh sautéed pastas, Florentine's Grill has something to satisfy the most discriminating palates. Your guests won't be disappointed. Big portions, reasonably priced and a well appointed bar.

Orange County’s Ultimate Adult Destination featuring an abundance of the most beautiful dancers in California. Fritz That’s It offers a full dining experience throughout the day and into the late night. Fritz That’s It is open 363 days and nights every year, the only place where you will find the best looking drinks!

Heat Ultra Lounge is Orange County’s premiere nightclub and special event venue. It is conveniently located at the Anaheim Gardenwalk in the world famous Resort District, adjacent to Disneyland and the convention center. Heat Ultra Lounge offers over 10,000 sq. ft. with 2 distinctively different and luxurious areas for entertaining that can be combined to accommodate up to 900 guests.  The venue is a high profile facility that has featured the finest DJs and performers from around the globe. With a multi-million dollar state of the art lighting and sound system, 2 rooms, exclusive VIP sections, and a luxurious indoor and outdoor smoking patio, Heat Ultra Lounge is the ultimate nighttime destination in Southern California.

Get ready to experience the soulful intersection of food, music and art at the all-new House of Blues Anaheim at GardenWalk! The new venue has so much to explore: The brand-new Restaurant & Bar offers indoor and outdoor dining surrounded by touches of contemporary and traditional Southern art and features made-from-scratch, Southern-inspired favorites; The legendary Foundation Room finally comes to Orange County! Whether attending a show or relaxing with friends, guests are treated to an unrivaled evening of entertainment from pre-show parties, live music and late-night DJs to Foundation Room VIP Club member events.

A cutting-edge combination of bowling, dining, lounging, and multi-media art. Open Monday-Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. and Thursday-Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 2 a.m.

Mix Restaurant & Lounge at Hilton Anaheim offers an imaginative variety of dishes and signature cocktails. Guests will enjoy mixing and dining amidst the new Hilton atrium lobby which is modern, comfortable and elegant. MIX uses some of the finest organic and natural ingredients from the region.

PACIFIC CITY:  Located in Huntington Beach, Pacific City is SoCal's premier oceanfront shopping, dining, and entertainment destination.  Overlooking the world-famous beaches of Surf City USA and the iconic Huntington Beach Pier, Pacific City is home to exciting new restaurant concepts, the hottest clothing and lifestyle stores, and Lot 579 - a modern food hall with everything from fish tacos to artisanal ice cream.  Experience beautiful landscaping, outdoor lounges, fire pits, and views from every plaza, deck and patio.  Located next to the new Pasea Hotel & Spa and steps away from The Hilton Waterfront Resort & Spa and Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa, Pacific City offers a unique opportunity to enjoy the quintessential Southern California experience!  

Affordable luxury dining at a premium steak house with the look and feel of a contemporary cafe. Prime rib, slow-roasted in a salt crust, aged steaks, fresh seafood, inspired salads, fresh ground burgers, distinctive sandwiches and mouth-watering starters. Half glasses and flights for tasting from the wine bar and new discoveries from innovative, boutique wineries, with the selections changing often!

Ralph Brennan's Jazz Kitchen is a one-of-a-kind, independent restaurant delivering an authentic New Orleans dining experience. From our mouthwatering Louisiana cuisine to our festive Big Easy decor, every detail of Ralph Brennan's Jazz Kitchen delivers on the promise of New Orleans' dual legacies - food and music. In a setting depicting the charm, ambiance and hospitality of historic and contemporary New Orleans, our chefs proudly serve the finest ingredients and have peppered the celebrated well-seasoned flavors of New Orleans' cooking throughout our menus. Child's menu. Banquet capacity: 12-140 seated; 20-800 standing. Dress: casual. Open daily for breakfast (quick service); lunch, dinner, Sunday brunch. Live jazz music nightly and for Sunday brunch.

Rumba Room Live is a Latin themed, upscale intimate concert venue and night club, able to host a variety of events with a capacity of 900 patrons.

Saint Marc Pub-Cafe, Bakery & Cheese Affinage is an exciting new restaurant concept brought to life by four very gifted chefs, sommeliers, mixologists and hospitality pioneers. Throwing away the typical restaurant playbook,
Saint Marc puts a twist on the traditional Americana cuisine. eTouch and on-demand ordering, over 100 cheese selections, craft beer, 32 wines on draught and seasonal culinary creations will engage the senses and invoke a premium experience in an environment as open and welcoming as home. With special week night promotions,
Americana house parties and brunch every weekend, Saint Marc is the place to be Monday through Sunday

Splitsville is a dynamic entertainment destination which offers a unique combination of dining, drinks, bowling and live entertainment. The Downtown Disney location features 40,000 square feet, 20 luxury bowling lanes on two floors, fantastic views of the Downtown Disney District and live entertainment every day on the outdoor patio.
Splitsville offers ample indoor and outdoor seating with private event space to accommodate up to 1,000 guests. The eclectic menu features fresh-rolled sushi such as Splitsville’s signature fantasy roll. Chef-driven offerings will include grilled avocado with ahi tuna and filet sliders along with gourmet burgers and hand-tossed pizzas.

Stadium Promenade in Orange has become the region's premier dining and entertainment destination! It features Prime Cut Cafe & Wine Bar, Chili's, King´s Fish House, Lazy Dog Café, The Pint House, Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery, Starbucks and Which Wich Superior Sandwiches. In addition, our 25-screen Century Theater features the latest releases with XD and stadium seating theater. Stadium Promenade is located at the corner of West Katella and Main Streets in Orange, just off the 57 Freeway and near the Honda Center.

Cruise Newport Beach-Newport Landing Sunset Cruises. Two cruises to choose from nightly - early evening or sunset cruise. The early evening or “Fiesta Newport Beach Cruise” features live Latin music, complimentary chips and salsa, and an unlimited drink special of only $15. The icy legendary Newport Beach margarita is highly recommended. Our Newport Beach Sunset Cruise features beautiful sunsets, live Spanish music, complimentary chips and fresh salsa, and the unlimited drink special of $15! Both cruises are one hour in length and tour Newport Bay, as well as the famous Newport Beach coastline. Featured artists are both recognized and undiscovered in a venue unique to Orange County.
Newport Landing/Newport Bay
309 Palm Street, Suite A
Newport Beach, 92661

Book online or call 949-675-0551.

The Outlets at Orange, Orange County's only outlet shopping mall, is home to more than 120 outlet and value stores including Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Last Call by Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom Rack, Banana Republic Factory Store, Tommy Hilfiger Company Store, Levi's Outlet and more. Conveniently located in the middle of Orange County, The Outlets at Orange is only minutes away from popular area attractions including Disneyland Resort, Angel Stadium, Honda Center, and the Anaheim Convention Center.

Located just minutes from the Anaheim Convention Center with close proximity to major hotels, THE RANCH Private Dining & Events Center comprises three venues under one roof with over 53,000 square feet of dedicated restaurant, saloon and private dining and events space. THE RANCH Private Dining & Events Center has four rooms to suit your event needs ranging in size from 16 guests up to 350 guests.

The ultimate in sophistication, reflected by the plush design in a library setting. Enjoy an array of libations. Open W-Su.

This speak-easy is a hidden gem found in the historic town of Downtown Fullerton. If you're looking for that unique find to impress, Tribune will not disappoint. It's warm, contemporary, comfortable atmosphere makes all 65 plus selections of bourbons, whiskeys and scotches go down smooth. A delightful menu of small plates are available too.