Collected by Lara Dalinsky , AFAR Local Expert
2006 Walker St, Houston, TX 77003, USA
Neil’s Bahr is known as the friendliest – and geekiest – bar in Houston’s artsy EaDo district. Known as the area’s premier nerd and intellectual hangout, this place is a fanboy's paradise. Patrons are greeted at a bar adorned Star Wars and...
4003 Hazard St, Houston, TX 77098, USA
Modern B&B is an escape from the traditional chain hotel. Set in the heart of Houston’s museum district, this is not your typical Victorian-style bed-and-breakfast. Accommodating owner, Lisa Thompson, has created a warm, minimalistic inn complete...
218 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002, USA
Sip signature cocktails and dine in style at Hearsay Gastro Lounge in of Market Square in Downtown Houston. Much like the handsomely refurbished 19th century brick building in which Hearsay is located, the restaurant puts a chic and elevated twist...
904 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006, USA
Uchi pushes gastronomic boundaries by combining local ingredients with seafood from around the world to deliver contemporary Japanese cuisine. The restaurant follows a sustainable philosophy, maintaining a close relationship with local farmers and...
6003 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77265, USA
A house museum in the larger collection of Houston's Museum of Fine Arts, this display resides in the former home of Ima Hogg, a Houstonian who was a philanthropist and civic leader. It is largely decorative art and paintings, but the grounds...
2005 Lake Robbins Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77380, USA
From heavy metal rock concerts to ballet performances, The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion is Houston’s premiere outdoor amphitheater for live events. Head here during warmer months and grab a grassy spot outside or a seat under the covered...
2110 Portsmouth St, Houston, TX 77098, USA
Support Houston’s local music scene at Cactus Music, the city’s oldest record store. For over 30 years, customers come here to spend hours perusing the collection of new and used vinyl and CDs that range in genres from indie rock to jazz and R&B....
1302 Nance St, Houston, TX 77002, USA
Chef Justin Yu is a master at pulling flavor from his ingredients, particularly vegetables. Set in Houston’s Warehouse District, guests will hear vintage records spinning, enjoy a relaxed, industrial-chic atmosphere, and discover an unforgettable...
1100 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002, USA
Guests who stay at the Magnolia leave raving about it. There’s a lot to love about this funky boutique hotel: impeccable service, amazingly plush beds, a scenic rooftop pool, free WiFi, a breakfast buffet, and personal perks like complimentary...
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