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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Mall
“A pretty nice mall in a nice neighborhood. Smaller than the Galleria but a bit fancier. ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Residential Building (Apartment / Condo)
“Home of the Houston Zoo, an 18 hole golf course, reflection pool, Miller Outdoor Theater, and botanical gardens.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“We could eat every day at this Indian street food restaurant. Breakfast. Lunch. Dinner. It is all superb and amazing vegetarian options. After you eat, head upstairs to the bakery for morning treats.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“It's only 15mins away from us. Explore the unbelievable brands and outrageous deals in this outlet. Shop till you drop! ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Spiritual Center
“A national treasure for modern art lovers. Be sure to visit the Menil Collection nearby. ”
  • 58 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.”
  • 74 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“A great place to hangout and chill with your family and friends. All kinda of clubs, pubs and restaurants are located in this area.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Liquor Store
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“HUGE liquor store with everything you could ever want. Great deli sandwiches and specialty food section. If you go, plan to spend an hour or so just browsing... Closed on SUNDAYs.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Modern Mexican fare & shaken margaritas prepared tableside star at this upscale Montrose spot.”
  • 65 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Extremely comfortable, classy, and surprisingly inexpensive movie theater downtown.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Park
“The Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park showcases an impressive multi-story sculptural fountain that sees sheets of water cascading over large concrete walls and sculptures. The structure's semi-circular shape towers 64 feet above you and is fronted by a large arch and 46,500 square feet of water. It's an attraction that needs to be seen to truly be appreciated. This 2.77-acre park, covered with dozens of live oaks, is located in Uptown Houston.”
  • 35 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
Beer Garden
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“Vast selection of potent craft beers paired with snacks like gumbo & pig ears in a comfy space.”
  • 61 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The Contemporary Arts Museum – Houston is a not-for-profit institution in the Museum District, Houston, Texas, founded in 1948, dedicated to presenting contemporary art to the public”
  • 40 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Drive or walk for groceries. Reload the $5 Metro transit cards supplied to guests at Krogers. ”
  • 32 locals recommend