Beyond the Bar— The Best Spots for Fun and Games in Anaheim & Orange County

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The Boathouse Collective

Turn around an unexpected corner in Costa Mesa, and you'll find The Boathouse Collective, a casual and hip restaurant and entertainment venue. Boathouse offers an incredible craft cocktail selection along with delicious bites, and a great happy hour selection. Best of all, every week they have live music, art shows and other special events. 

Costa Mesa, CA 

Tavern + Bowl

Tavern + Bowl in Costa Mesa is located where the 55 Freeway meets Newport Boulevard, part of the popular Triangle Square. This sports lounge boasts 26 big-screen TVs, 40 beers on draft, and 10 state-of-the-art bowling lanes. Come party with the gang, toss back a few, and knock down some pins.

Costa Mesa, CA 


Boomer's is an OC institution, known for its classic arcade games, mini golf, goat kart races and more! Grab a beer and have some old school fun.

Multiple OC Locations 

Kitsch Bar

Stop by this local lounge in Costa Mesa, for an excellent cocktail, relaxed vibe and Trivia fun on Tuesday nights.

Costa Mesa, CA 

Native Son Alehouse

Craft beer lovers unite! This downtown Santa Ana beer bar hosts a DJ every other Friday, who gets the crowd on their feet and dancing often ensues out on the patio. TGIF indeed!

Santa Ana, CA 

Bootlegger's Brewing

Fullerton's local brewery has a great tasting space, offering patrons a chance at playing life-size Jenga, darts, as well as other games - all of which are most exciting with a beer in hand.

Fullerton, CA