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Best things to do in Houston

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Music Venue
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“Sound quality is great. It's also easy to navigate through crowds to the merchandise, restrooms, bars, and food area. Usually shows are well staffed and lines for concessions move quickly. I know that cash is always appreciated and helps speed things along!”
44 locals recommend
Hotel
“Minute Maid Park, Discovery Green, Aquarium, Museums, George R. Brown Convention Center, Escape Rooms.”
40 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Amazing Indian food fusion. We love every meal there. Daytime is counter service and more casual. Evenings are full service and more romantic. Great drinks, food and an amazing bake shop upstairs.”
24 locals recommend
Café
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“This place is phenomenal! Their avocado on toast, and literally everything else is the BOMB! They have mimosas, and beer too. Their desserts, and fresh pressed juices are top notch too. DEF. check this place out. ”
72 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“This is a great place to unwind and enjoy some good food, great atmosphere and delicious drinks. Conveniently located within walking distance from the property.”
73 locals recommend
Residential Building (Flat / Apartment)
“Home of the Houston Zoo, an 18 hole golf course, reflection pool, Miller Outdoor Theater, and botanical gardens.”
34 locals recommend
Stadium
“It's right next door! Go watch the Dynamos play and avoid the hassles of having to find a parking space - you've got your own next door!”
59 locals recommend
Cinema
“Extremely comfortable, classy, and surprisingly inexpensive movie theater downtown.”
62 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“If you're looking for great deals on shopping stop by this outlet! Make sure you wear your sunscreen and walking shoes because it's a outside shopping area. ”
42 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“The standard hang out location for Houston's young professionals or young professional at heart. Plenty of nightlife to keep you entertained.”
50 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Amazing interior/costal Mexican food. The pulpo (octapus) appetizer is amazing. The lobster tacos are also great. ”
59 locals recommend
Park
“Looking for that perfect Houston Instagram picture? Look no further... You have to stop by this location to snap a pic! ”
35 locals recommend
Spiritual Center
“The perfect place for meditation or reflection, this non-denominational chapel was founded by John and Dominique de Menil. The interior serves not only as a chapel, but also as a major work of modern art. Currently under construction. ”
56 locals recommend
Off-Licence
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“Massive wine, spirits, and beer store which also serves a wide selection of imported food goods.”
40 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Beer bar in Montrose with a large selection of brews. The food menu leans towards the upscale, although pricing is moderate.”
59 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“They don’t take reservations, but if you’re willing to wait in the garden with a cocktail amongst your live, leafy dinner waiting to be plucked, you won’t regret it. Their deliciously light and perfectly flavored pastas and pizzas will dazzle you.”
60 locals recommend