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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.
Art Museum
“Always an amazing exhibit present and permanent collections are impressive. ”
  • 213 locals recommend
Science Museum
“This museum has it all – a dinosaur hall, planetarium, IMAX theater, and butterfly exhibit. I’ve always enjoyed the gemstone collection. Parking can be a nightmare since the zoo is close-by. I’d Uber there instead.”
  • 150 locals recommend
Zoo
“We have an amazing zoo here in Houston and if you are coming with family I recommend checking it out. There is also a little place to rent paddle boats for pretty cheap right outside the zoo. ”
  • 126 locals recommend
Train
“A nice park close to the zoo. You can chill at a cafe facing the water, ride a paddling boat, feed the ducks, or simply walk around nice scenery. I recommend paying it a visit if the weather is nice.”
  • 133 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“The best breakfast in Houston, located in midtown, says, everybody. I agree! The wings and waffle...baby, please!! #SaRitaDean ”
  • 123 locals recommend
Bar
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“The best beer and cocktails, plus the BEST pizza! Uber over for $5-7. Super close to the Art Odae. ”
  • 98 locals recommend
Theatre
“Check their website or facebook page to see what is going on. It's free. Lots of interesting events. You can bring your own food and drink (think picnic) or buy stuff there. There are reserved seats available under the pavilion or general seating on the lawn.”
  • 112 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Does your child have loads on unused energy? Unleash it here, so you can finally get some rest. ”
  • 57 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“You cannot beat this restaurant. Their brussel sprouts are a must, and everything on the menu is exquisite. 5pm happy hour has lines waiting for the door to open.”
  • 97 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
Neighbourhood
“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
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
Restaurant
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“Get there early or be prepared to stand in line! This place is always packed and parking is at a premium. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Noodle House
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“If you like me.... I love me some Hot, YUMMMILIOUS & Drooling Ramen so this is the Place!”
  • 29 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Just writing about the breakfast tacos --my mouth is watering. The best breakfast tacos on this side of the Mississippi River! #SaRitaDean”
  • 41 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Breakfast Spot
“The best breakfast in Houston, located in midtown, says, everybody. I agree! The wings and waffle...baby, please!! #SaRitaDean ”
  • 123 locals recommend
Bar
“The best beer and cocktails, plus the BEST pizza! Uber over for $5-7. Super close to the Art Odae. ”
  • 98 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
“You cannot beat this restaurant. Their brussel sprouts are a must, and everything on the menu is exquisite. 5pm happy hour has lines waiting for the door to open.”
  • 97 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Get there early or be prepared to stand in line! This place is always packed and parking is at a premium. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Noodle House
“If you like me.... I love me some Hot, YUMMMILIOUS & Drooling Ramen so this is the Place!”
  • 29 locals recommend
Taco Place
“Just writing about the breakfast tacos --my mouth is watering. The best breakfast tacos on this side of the Mississippi River! #SaRitaDean”
  • 41 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Probably the closest eating establishment. They have breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Fresh baked goods all day. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Taco Place
“Set next to the iconic Continental Club on Main, this taqueria offers breakfast and Mexican street tacos morning, noon, and night. MMMMMMMMM TACOSSSSSSS To get here you would head downstairs hook a right and head out the hall. Walk towards main street and hook a right. ”
  • 36 locals recommend

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