Hangover Helpers

Looking for a bloody mary, greasy comfort food or a healthy remedy? Find out where to cure a hangover in Orange County.

Updated: January 15, 2009

Bloody Marys

Recommended restaurants and bars for the best bloody marys in town.

162 Restaurant

1 Ritz Carlton Dr, Dana Point, CA 92629

Head for the bloody mary bar, then feast on caviar, crab legs and sushi at their opulent weekend brunch.

El Torito Grill

951 Newport Ctr Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660

Team your bloody mary with a plate of hot-off-the-griddle tortillas and bid adios to that pounding headache.

Duke's Huntington Beach

317 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Need an escape? Watch the waves, sip your hangover remedy and sup on their island brunch.

Las Brisas Restaurant

361 Cliff Dr, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Enjoy the panoramic ocean view along with your tomato cocktail; seafood enchiladas, lobster salad and omelettes are brunch specialties.

Cafe Tu Tu Tango At Orange

20 W City Blvd, Orange, CA 92868

The Botticelli Marys served here are as seductive as the paintings they're named after.

Z Tejas

3333 Bristol St Ste 1876, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Almost as comfy as your couch, this friendly spot offers lip-smackin' marys on the patio and inventive Mexican/Southwestern cuisine.

Greasy Food

Try these recommended spots for greasy food.

Mrs Knott's Chicken Dinner

8039 Beach Blvd, Buena Park, CA 90620

Comfort yourself with country-style fried chicken, mashed potatoes, biscuits, and boysenberry pie--like Grandma made.

Johnny Rebs' Southern Roadhouse

2940 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869

If your pounding head can take the noisy roadhouse atmosphere, your stomach will think you've gone to barbecue heaven.

Charlie's Chili

102 Mcfadden Pl, Newport Beach, CA 92663

Sink into a cozy booth and soak up the booze with a steaming bowl of chili smothered in cheese.

Earl's Home Cookin'

807 N Tustin St, Orange, CA 92867

After a nonstop night of partying, the down-home cooking at this 24-hour eatery will soothe your soul.

In-N-Out Burger

4199 Campus Dr Ste 900, Irvine, CA 92612

Anyone crawling out of hangover hell seems to feel better after downing a double-double burger, fries and a Coke.

Ruby's Diner

900 Ocean Ave, Seal Beach, CA 90740

Traditional diner food topped off with a decadent dessert could be just what the doctor ordered to clear your head.

Side Street Cafe

1799 Newport Blvd Ste A105, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Whether you're craving hash browns or chorizo, you'll find plenty of breakfasts to help you refuel after a wild night.

Healthy Remedies

Want to counteract the toxins? Find the best locales for health food, vitamins and other remedies.

Whole Foods Market

14945 Holt Ave, Tustin, CA 92780

Pick up a bunch of organic veggies and fruits, then help detox your system with a vitamin-rich blender drink.

Jamba Juice

31 Fortune Drive #602, Irvine, CA 92618

If your stomach is too queasy for food, try a refreshing fruit smoothie with a boost of protein and ginseng.

Whole Foods Market

283 Broadway St, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Shop for remedies to soothe your head and stomach including bifidus powder, honey, chamomile tea, thyme and B-vitamins.

Trader Joe's

24321 Avenida De La Carlota, Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Recover from your alcohol binge with good-for-you juices, fresh produce, meats and frozen gourmet meals.

Gypsy Den

125 N Broadway, Santa Ana, CA 92701

Healthy vegetarian entrees and desserts at this hip hangout in Santa Ana provide a guilt-free energy boost.