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August 08

Buchanan’s Native Plants

Covered by a shroud of greenery in the trendy Heights neighborhood, Buchanan’s Native Plants, Houston’s largest garden center, is a hidden oasis waiting to be discovered. Those with a not-so-green thumb need not worry; Buchanan’s has plant species separated by section, which makes it easy to navigate the vast garden. Because of the booming butterfly […]

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 […]

June 18

Taxi Taxi

Searching for an alternative clothing destination? Parked on Westheimer, the Taxi Taxi bright yellow and black building stands out in the heart of the Montrose area. As Taxi Taxi’s name implies, this clothing exchange has an outfit for wherever your imagination takes you, all for the fare of a cab ride. Don’t be intimidated by […]

June 12

The Black Hole Coffee House

Black Hole Coffee House is just one of many coffee houses in Houston. However, this little shop, tucked away in a neighborhood in the Montrose area, is anything but a run-of-the-mill coffee joint. Black Hole separates itself from its coffee-slinging competitors by providing its customers with not only an exceptional cup of coffee, but also […]

June 14

Lankford Grocery & Market – AKA Burger Heaven

Tucked away in Montrose, in the middle of the neighborhood, Lankford Grocery & Market is a discreet burger shack that has been flipping patties for 73 years and counting. Lankford Market isn’t necessarily a Houston secret, as it’s pretty well known to most Houstonians, and it was featured on the Food Network’s show Diners, Drive-Ins […]