Category: Wine

The New Happy Hour

Happy hour serves two functions in Houston: an excuse to socialize with friends and something to do while waiting for the traffic to clear out. There is definitely some comfort in visiting the same places over and over again. But sometimes, you want to try something new. Our favorite, CultureMap Houston, recently published an exciting [...]

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Walking Westheimer Might be Better than Walking Washington

Washington really took off in the last few years as the most popular nighttime destination in Houston. Some say the bloom is off the flower when it comes to the Washington scene and seek out smaller pockets of culture to enjoy after the sun goes down. One of these pockets is on Westheimer just west [...]

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Spec’s Liquor – Midtown

Spec’s in Midtown With Thanksgiving just a week away, I have food on the brain. I’m sure this state of mind will dissolve next Thursday the moment I throw my fork down in surrender. But in the meantime, I’m consumed (ha! consumed!) by all the yumminess headed my way. It’s times like these when I [...]

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November Events

In case you actually have some free time before the holidays, there are some fun things happening in Houston this month. Add a few cool events to your calendar! Cinema Arts Festival Houston Starting today and continuing through the 14th, the Cinema Arts Festival Houston will honor some of the greatest in film. Guests include [...]

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Southern Gothic in Downtown Houston

It’s Halloween year round at La Carafe in Downtown. This historic building-turned-neighborhood bar is one of the most-loved night spots in the entire city as well as a museum piece with a pinch of the supernatural. If you want a comfortable, casual place with great beer and wine, better service, and loads of atmosphere and [...]

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Mark’s American Cuisine

If you’re searching for a unique dining experience, look no further. Mark’s American Cuisine offers one of the most memorable dining experiences of any restaurant in Houston. With a name like “Mark’s,” you might not expect the level of ambience and attention to detail you’ll see here. But Marks’ has earned its spot as one [...]

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Boheme

I can’t believe this week is already almost over. Is it just me, or does time seem to be going by faster? Maybe it’s a summer phenomenon. But when the weeks fly, that just means Friday gets here that much quicker. And Fridays are never a bad thing. Especially when you spend them at Boheme [...]

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Washington Avenue, Folks

Yes. That is the thermometer in my car. Yes, it reads 106 degrees. It’s official. Summer has arrived in Houston. I’ll pause while you program your A/C repairman’s phone number into speed dial. It’s summertime, folks. And you know it’s summertime, almost, anyway, because Memorial Day is upon us. I hope everyone has some fun [...]

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The Boom Boom Room

With a name like the Boom Boom Room, you’d think this place was a wild and crazy club. In fact, it’s anything but. The Boom Boom Room on Yale Street in the Heights is the ideal spot for an after work drink in a trendy, eclectic environment or a laid back Friday night with friends. [...]

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The Tasting Room

Wine enthusiasts in Houston rejoiced and danced a jig when this establishment first opened up in 2003. The Tasting Room is THE place for veteran wine lovers and newbies. You’ll feel like you’re in the middle of Napa Valley the minute you walk in the door (minus the rolling hills, vineyards, and 65 degree weather, [...]

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