Don't bother googling Voodoo Queen — it won't show up on a map.
This hidden dive bar in Houston's East End serves up large and strong rum drinks, often garnished with mermaid swizzle sticks. Play some pool or play music on the free jukebox or take a picture with the stuffed bear.
The crowd is a mix of college students, hipsters and neighborhood locals. Once you find this place, you'll keep coming back.