Not one to put on airs, Clancy's has the feel of a classic dive bar. The small, narrow space is often packed with merrymakers at night and makes for a great place to get out of the sunlight during the day. Enjoy a cocktail from the full bar; Clancy's also features seven beers on tap, including the always-delicious Shock Top. You can also pass the time by shooting some stick on one of the bar's two billiards tables.
The small stretch of land leading to the Seal Beach Pier has an excellent selection of bars to choose from. We like to start at one end and work our way down--the same way you would start with the most expensive bottle of wine and work your way to the cheapest. Begin the pub crawl at 320 Main for handmade, vintage-inspired gourmet cocktails--the Moscow Mule is a must. Then mosey to O'Malleys, an Irish pub known for its frosty beers and finely made shots, such as the Tic-Tac. After... More »