The Live Music Top 20
The Best Places in Town to Hear Great Bands
Houston bars, clubs and music halls have long provided a springboard for a wide range of musicians. After all, this is where Lyle Lovett and even ZZ Top got their start, bringing unique rhythm to a city with a storied musical history. Check out our top 20 spots for tunes in the Bayou City.
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We'll probably never get over the indie-cool factor of sign-less businesses, the ones that require patrons to be in-the-know just to find them.
Discover the art of the drink
Anyone can pour a vodka soda. But if you're looking for a finely made cocktail that requires a bit of skill, you've come to the right place. Your mission: Go explore these potent potions from some of Houston's topspots....
An inside look at the city's prime places to play
From laid-back lounges and quaint hideaways to hipster hangouts and see-and-be-seen clubs, H-Town has it all. Read on for our go-to guide to Houston's hottest 'hoods...
Houston After Hours
Can't sleep? Why should you?
There's plenty happening in Houston between midnight and morning. You just have to know where to look. Read on for our favorite late-night leads...
The right places to wind down the day
Popular dining destinations deliver serious perks for the post-work crowd. Check out these appetite-pleasing options...
Local bars put their own spin on this classic cocktail
Historically in Texas, it's been the Mexican restaurants staking claim on the most-loved margaritas. But these days local bars of all stripes are putting their own spin on the classic cocktail...