Category Archives: Nightlife

August 08

Double Trouble Caffeine & Cocktails

If you’re looking for a double shot of trouble, look no further than Double Trouble Caffeine and Cocktails. Located on Main Street in Midtown, this unique café + bar combo functions as a coffee house by day and a bar by night. Before you even get through the door, mellowed out vibes waft through the […]

July 07

Continental Club Houston

The Continental Club is the kind of place every Houstonian should visit at least once. The high ceiling is reminiscent of an old parlor and the retro signage and décor inside give the club a cozy atmosphere. The original Continental Club is located in Austin and, although Houston’s version of the music venue/bar has only […]

The Moth Sign June 20

The Moth

Like a moth drawn to a flame, hundreds of Houstonians are drawn to The Moth’s StorySLAM at Stereo Live every second Tuesday of the month for a unique experience in storytelling that lives up to its name. Put on by Houston Public Media in a poetry-slam-goes-game-show format, The Moth connects improvisational narrators and eager listeners […]

May 05

Lei Low

Get ready for a Hukilau, throw on your best Hawaiian shirt and head to this unassuming theme bar for a flaming “Shipwrecked on Tiki Island” cocktail. Lei Low is located at the end of a strip center next to a dry cleaner and a convenience store (look for the canoe planter), but don’t judge this […]

May 05

Barringer Bar & Lounge

Barringer is the newest speakeasy bar to join the blossoming Main Street movement. Located above Clutch City Squire, you can enter from a blue door on the side of the building or through a staircase inside Clutch City. You might think it’s counterintuitive to open a bar literally on top of another, Clutch City, but […]

April 15

Kay’s Lounge

Having opened its doors in 1939, Kay’s Lounge is one of the oldest, and most well-known dive bars in Houston. Generations of Houstonians have enjoyed its laid back atmosphere and its famous Texas-shaped table. When you walk in you’ll be greeted by the smell of stale beer and the soft glow of florescent beer signs. […]