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All Bars and Indoor Restaurants Closed

The governor of California has issued new orders to slow the spread of COVID-19. Indoor operations must close for Orange County and other counties on the state's watch list. Indoor operations were listed as:

  • Restaurants
  • Wineries and tasting rooms
  • Movie theaters 
  • Family entertainment centers (for examples: bowling alleys, miniature golf, batting cages, and arcades)
  • Zoos and museums
  • Cardrooms

All indoor and outdoor bars are closed. Click to read a press release from the OC Health Care Agency.

Restaurants may currently be open for OUTDOOR sit-down dining and patio seating. They must follow the state guidelines for safe operations, including a COVID-19 prevention plan, a risk assessment of all work areas, and training for employees about how to follow the plan. Please consult the State of California’s Guidance and Checklist for Dine-In Restaurants.

  • All dining and outdoor patio seating must be spaced to ensure six-foot physical distancing requirements are met at all times
  • Face coverings must be worn by all patrons at all times when not eating or drinking
  • Bars are not allowed to be open at this time