Bars & Nightlife
Mesa attracts a chic Orange County crowd with adventurous small-plate cuisine and creative cocktails in a modern lounge atmosphere.
Tin Lizzie Saloon
Tin Lizzie Saloon is Orange County’s premier gay men’s bar attracting a wide variety of guests due to its cozy and welcoming atmosphere. This is a place where locals and out-of-towners come to mingle and indulge in mixed drinks, fine wines and liqueurs.
Kitsch Bar is a small lounge bar located at the intersection of Baker Street and Bear Street.
The Commissary Lounge, formerly operating out of a small space in the back of The LAB Anti-Mall, recently moved across Bristol Street. The new location, on Randolph Avenue, now has a full bar.
Mansion OC offers a level of luxury, atmosphere and stimulation that only a mega-club of its size can. Stylishly sleek and elegantly timeless, Mansion OC is Costa Mesa’s answer to the upscale contemporary nightclub.
The Harp Inn
The Harp Inn is an authentic Irish pub on the westside of Costa Mesa that serves Irish food and drinks, and offers traditional and popular music, dance, and the Irish art of having the craic.
Wild Goose Tavern
Wild Goose Tavern serves craft cocktails, seasonal beers and delecious pub fare in the cozy and laid-back atmoshphere of a mini hunting lodge.
This luxurious, Vegas-style nightclub in The Triangle is where to go for an upscale dance and club experience in OC.
Gunwhale Ales make beers that reflect the culinary and cultural heritage of the West Coast.
La Vida Cantina
A great casual dinner or nightlife spot serving up authentic Mexican food with a modern flair at The Triangle in Costa Mesa.
The Country Club
The Country Club offers a unique dining experience with the ambiance of an exclusive social club coupled with a gourmet selection of American cuisine and distinctive libations.
SOCIAL Costa Mesa is a chef and ingredient-focused, new-American inspired restaurant, offering classic Southern dishes made with fresh California ingredients.
The Wayfarer is Costa Mesa’s premier venue for live music. The laid back atmosphere and full bar menu makes it the perfect place to catch a bite and discover a new local band.
Tavern & Bowl
This local bowling alley, sports bar and restaurant is perfect for groups of all kinds.
Bootleggers Brewery is a craft beer pilot brewery and tasting room in Costa Mesa's SoBeCa District
Strut Bar & Club
Costa Mesa's newest all-inclusive, LGBTQ+ bar and club located on the Westside.
Goat Hill Tavern
Goat Hill Tavern has over 140 beers on tap and a daily happy hour. It's been named one of America's Best Dive Bars.
Green Cheek Beer Co.
Started by two beer-loving friends, Evan Price and Brian Rauso, Green Cheek Beer Co. is an independent brewery that’s motto is “drink while smiling.”