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Affection Boutique

  • 2811 Washington Ave.
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Phone: 713-370-9785
  • Region: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor

From classy to edgy and high fashion to chic, Affection Boutique boasts styles hand selected from around the world. Specializing in dresses and tops, these unique pieces are perfect for your next Read more »

Art Car Museum

  • 140 Heights Blvd.
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Phone: 713-861-5526
  • Region: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor

The Art Car Museum is a private institution dedicated to contemporary art with an emphasis on art cars, other fine arts, and artists who are rarely, if ever, acknowledged by other cultural Read more »

Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

  • 6003 Memorial Drive
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Phone: (713) 639-7750
  • Region: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor

Bayou Bend, the former home of Houston philanthropist Ima Hogg, now houses the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston's early American decorative arts and painting collection. Considered one of the premier Read more »


  • 2310 Decatur
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Phone: 713-864-2328
  • Region: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor

Opened by the famous local restaurant chef Monica Pope, Beaver’s Ice House is an upscale (food wise) version of an ice house, barbeque joint."Dam good food, drinks and fun" is the motto of Read more »

The Beer Can House

  • 222 Malone
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Phone: 713-926-6368
  • Region: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor

The Beer Can House is a folk art gallery/workshop consisting of more than 50,000 beer cans.The story goes that John Milkovisch hated to throw anything away, and after years of drinking, both his attic Read more »

Benjy's - Washington

  • 5922 Washington Ave.
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Phone: (713) 868-1131
  • Region: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor

Part restaurant, part hot happy-hour scene, the newest Benjy's spot was quick to find a loyal following on Washington Avenue’s party scene when it opened in early 2009. Much like it’s polished Rice Read more »

Black Walnut Cafe - Memorial

  • 5512 Memorial Dr.
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Phone: (713) 868-1800
  • Region: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor

The Black Walnut Café opened a 5,500-square-foot restaurant on Memorial Drive in fall 2012. The café offers traditional American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner in a casual, cozy space. In the Read more »

The Blue Fish - Washington Ave.

  • 5820 Washington Ave
  • Ste 100
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Phone: (713) 862-3474
  • Region: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor

The Blue Fish, a small Dallas chain serving up sushi, sake, and martinis now has a second Houston location. With the success of their first location Downtown, The Blue Fish opened on Washington Read more »

Booker Lowe Gallery

  • 4623 Feagan Street
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Phone: 713-880-1541
  • Region: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor

Booker Lowe Gallery, featuring contemporary Aboriginal fine art from Australia, is one of only a handful of American art spaces dedicated to Aboriginal fine art. The gallery offers highly-collectible Read more »

BRC Gastropub

  • 519 Shepherd Drive
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Phone: (713) 861-2233
  • Region: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor

Chef Lance Fegan has joined forces with Lee Ellis and Carl Eaves of Belvedere for a decidedly masculine pub concept dubbed BRC Gastropub. Set just off of Washington Avenue, the casual spot boasts a Read more »

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