2004 H Best

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Wining and Dining
Best 24-hour restaurant
La Tapatia, Montrose 1749 Richmond, (713) 521-3144

Mai’s, midtown 3403 Milam, (713) 520-7684 Spanish Flowers, Heights 4701 N. Main St., (713) 869-1706

Best BBQ
Drexler’s World Famous BBQ & Grill, downtown 2300 Pierce, (713) 652-0008

Hickory Hollow, Heights 101 Heights Blvd., (713) 869-6300

Goode Company Barbeque, Greenway/Kirby 5109 Kirby, (713) 522-2530

Otto’s Barbeque & Hamburgers, Memorial 5502 Memorial Drive, (713) 864-2573

Best Bellini
Berryhill Baja Grill, Montrose 3407 Montrose, (713) 523-8226

La Strada, Galleria 5161 San Felipe, (713) 850-9999

Best Breakfast
La Mexicana, Montrose 1018 Fairview, (713) 521-0963

Le Peep, West U 6128 Village Pkwy., (713) 523-7337

Buffalo Grille, Greenway/Kirby 3116 Bissonnet, (713) 661-3663

Best Burger
Christian’s Totem, Heights 7340 Washington Ave., (713) 864-9744

Firehouse Saloon, Galleria 5930 U.S. 59 South, (713) 522-9555

Lankford Grocery & Market, midtown 88 Dennis St., (713) 522-9555

Best burrito
Freebirds World Burrito, Kirby/Greenway 3745 Greenbriar, (713) 524-0384

Chipotle, Medical Center 6600 Fannin, (713) 792-9390

Best candlelight dining
Cava Bistro, downtown 301 Main St., (713) 223-4046

The Brownstone, Kirby/Greenway 2736 Virginia, (713) 520-5666

Best cheesecake
Dessert Gallery Bakery & Cafe, Kirby/Greenway 3200 Kirby, Ste. 106, (713) 522-9999

Best chips and salsa
La Tapatia, Montrose 1749 Richmond, (713) 521-3144

Los Cucos, The Woodlands 4775 W. Panther Creek Drive, (281) 296-2303

Spanish Flowers, Heights 4701 N. Main St., (713) 869-1706

Chacho’s, Galleria 6006 Westheimer, (713) 975-9699

Teala’s, River Oaks 3210 W. Dallas, (713) 520-9292

Café Red Onion, Kirby/Greenway 3910 Kirby, (713) 807-1122

Best comfort food
The Breakfast Klub, midtown 3711 Travis St., (713) 528-8561

Best Brunch
Farrago, midtown 318 W. Gray, (713) 523-6404, www.farrago.tv
Neighborhood regulars, fashionistas, metrosexuals and the trendy party crowd – they all comingle in festive frivolity for Saturday and Sunday brunch at Farrago. Stuffed French toast, gourmet muffins and tenderloin migas are only the start, while mimosas, bellinis and the spiciest Bloody Marys flow endlessly. Become a part of the mix on Saturdays and Sundays 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Best health-conscious menu
King Biscuit Restaurant, Heights 1606 White Oak Drive, (713) 561-2328, www.kingbiscuitcafe.com

Galleria, Galleria 5000 Westheimer, (713) 877-1222

Authentic restaurant
Tampico Seafood & Cocina Mexicana, Heights 2115 Airline Drive, (713) 862-8425

Alexander the Great Greek, Galleria 3055 Sage Road, (713) 622-2778, www.alexanderthegreatgreek.com
Alexander the Great Greek’s combination of delectable food, warm atmosphere and delightful entertainment delivers a dining experience unrivaled in Houston. Whether you are seeking a light business lunch, a romantic evening for two or a rousing evening with friends, you will not be disappointed in what this unique little restaurant has to offer.

Kanomwan, South Houston 1011 Telephone Road, (713) 923-4230

Fogo de Chao, West Houston 8250 Westheimer, (713) 978-6500

Best margarita
Teala’s, River Oaks 3210 W. Dallas, (713) 520-9292

Noche, Montrose 2409 Montrose, (713) 529-8559

Cabo, downtown 419 Travis St., (713) 225-2060, www.cabomixmex.com

Spanish Flowers, Heights 4701 N. Main, (713) 869-1706

Best martini
Davenport, Kirby/Greenway 2115 Richmond, (713) 520-1140

Char Bar, downtown 305 Travis St., (713) 225-2060

Zimms, Montrose 4321 Montrose, (713) 521-2002

Best Bloody Mary
Mama’s Café, Galleria 6019 Westheimer, (713) 266-8514

Baker St. Pub & Grill, Village 5510 Morningside, (713) 942-9900

Most creative menu
The Hobbit, Kirby/Greenway 2243 Richmond, (713) 526-5460

Rouge, Montrose 812 Westheimer, (713) 520-7955, www.rougehouston.com
French Chef Edelberto Goncalves has worked wonders with this fine-dining establishment. The décor is lush and inviting, and the food is outstanding. Rouge takes American food and prepares it in the rich French fashion.

King Biscuit Restaurant, Heights 1606 White Oak Drive, (713) 561-2328, www.kingbiscuitcafe.com

Best Mojito
Saba, downtown 416 Main St., (713) 228-7224

Most lively restaurant bar
Spencer’s, downtown 1600 Lamar, (713) 577-8325

Berryhill Baja Grill, Montrose 3407 Montrose, (713) 523-8226

Outback Steakhouse, Conroe 808 I-45 North, (936) 760-4329
Sullivan’s, Galleria 4608 Westheimer, (713) 961-0333

Carraba’s Itallian Grill, Kirby/Greenway 3115 Kirby, (713) 522-3131

TwoRow’s Restaurant & Brewery, Village 2400 University Blvd., (713) 529-2739

Best party dining atmosphere
La Strada, Montrose 322 Westheimer, (713) 850-9999

Best carrot cake
O’Rourkes, Montrose 4611 Montrose, (713) 523-4611, www.finesteaks.com
It’s true that the steaks here are mouth-watering, the ambiance is comfortably classic, the service impeccable, but the carrot cake at O’Rourke’s is hands-down the best you will ever taste. This creamy, moist slice of heaven is something to marvel, something to dream about, something to go down in the record books.

Best pastries
Andre’s Pastry Shop and Café, River Oaks 2515 River Oaks Blvd., (713) 524-3863

Best patio dining
Grappito di Nino, Montrose 2817 W. Dallas, (713) 522-5120

Taco Milagro, River Oaks 2555 Kirby, (713) 522-1999

Landry’s, The Woodlands 1212 Lake Robbbins Drive, (281) 362-9696

Best pizza
Kenneally’s, River Oaks 2111 S. Shepherd, (713) 630-0486

Flying Pig, West U 5311 Weslayan, (713) 666-3008

Best salad
Hungry’s, Village 2356 Rice Blvd., (713) 523-8652

Barnaby’s, Montrose 414 W. Gray, (713) 522-8898

Best power lunch
tony’s, Kirby/Greenway 1801 Post Oak Blvd., (713) 622-6778

Irma’s Southwest Grill, downtown 1314 Texas, (713) 247-9651

Original Ninfa’s, South Houston 2704 Navigation Blvd., (713) 228-1175

Amerigo’s Grille, The Woodlands 25250 Grogans Park Drive, (281) 362-0808
One of the original upscale eateries in The Woodlands, Amerigo’s is a favorite of many – some creating a tradition of celebrating birthdays, holidays and special events here every year. Patrons swear by the impeccable Italian fare here, especially for their unforgettable chicken picatta and to-die-for desserts. To add a bit of swank to your evening, there’s a lounge upstairs for people in the know.

Bonnie’s Beef & Seafood Company, South Houston 6867 I-45 South, (713) 641-2397

Most romantic dining atmosphere
17, downtown 1117 Prairie, (832) 200-8888

Flying Dutchman, Clear Lake 9 Kemah Waterfront St., (281) 334-7575

Capital Grille, Galleria 5365 Westheimer (713) 623-4600
Rouge, Montrose 812 Westheimer, (713) 520-7955, www.rougehouston.com

Best steak
Morton’s Steakhouse, Galleria 5000 Westheimer, (713) 629-1946 Morton’s offers a truly memorable dining experience. Their signature menu features USDA prime aged beef, fresh seafood, hand-picked vegetables, crisp salads and elegant desserts. For private dining, Morton’s offers the Boardroom, suitable for business or social gatherings for groups up to 90.

Vic & Anthony’s, downtown 1510 Texas, (713) 228-1111

Perry’s Grille & Steakhouse, The Woodlands 6700 Woodlands Pkwy., (281) 362-0569

Chabuca’s Steaks and Rotisserie, Clear Lake 316 Nasa Road 1, (281) 554-8000

Tommy’s Seafood & Steakhouse, West Houston 11660 Westheimer, (281) 679-1112, www.tommys.com

Best sushi
Blue Fish House, Kirby/Greenway 2241 Richmond, (713) 529-3100

The Fish, midtown 309 Gray, (713) 526-5294

Osaka Japanese Restaurant, Montrose 515 Westheimer, (713) 533-9098

Wasabi Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar, downtown 908 Congress, (713) 226-7210
At Wasabi, where the sushi and sashimi slices of fish are twice as large as other restaurants, the owner’s personal goal is to educate diners about the wonderful flavors of their ocean-fresh catch. They’d also like you to consider not using soy sauce or wasabi because they feel it masks the truly wonderful, exquisitely buttery flavor of the fish.

Best french fries
Baba Yega, Montrose 2607 Grant, (713) 522-0042

Best undiscovered place for lunch
Quattro, downtown 1300 Lamar, (713) 276-4700

Café Chino, Village 6140 Village Pkwy., (713) 524-4433

Best Italian
Damian’s Cucina Italiana, downtown 3011 Smith, (713) 522-0439

Palazzo’s, River Oaks 3215 Wetheimer, (713) 522-6777

Amerigo’s, The Woodlands 25250 Grogans Park Drive, (281) 362-0808

La Mora, Montrose 912 Lovett Blvd., (713) 522-7412

Best tacos
Cabo, downtown 419 Travis, (713) 225-2060, www.cabomixmex.com
It’s got a great feel, a great crowd and great Mexican food. Perfect for a quick lunch or an extended dinner with friends, this Houston mainstay serves up fresh food and ice-cold margaritas that will please any taste bud. Carve out a spot at the bar, snuggle in a booth with your date or dance the night away upstairs with a hopping crowd – any way you look at it, Cabo’s got it going on.

Berryhill Baja Grill, Montrose 3407 Montrose, (713) 523-8226

Best wine list
Vic & Anthony’s, downtown 1510 Texas, (713) 228-1111

King Biscuit Restaurant, Heights 1606 White Oak Drive, (713) 861-2328,

ibiza, midtown 2450 Louisiana, (713) 524-0004

Rouge, Montrose 812 Westheimer, (713) 520-7955

Best wine tasting events
The Wine Bucket Boutique & Bar, Kirby/Greenway 2311 W. Alabama, (713) 942-9463
The Wine Bucket Boutique & Bar tempts Houston’s wine lovers with an abundance of wine-related gifts and more than 50 wines by the glass or bottle. Twice monthly, the Wine Bucket hosts themed tastings with sommelier Eric Weidner. Private tastings may also be scheduled for a more exclusive Wine Bucket experience.

Best wine room
Spencer’s for Steaks and Chops, downtown 1600 Lamar, (713) 577-8325

The Remington, Galleria 1919 Briar Oaks Lane, (713) 403-2631

Best Cellars, Galleria 5000 Westheimer, (713) 840-9463

Vinoteca Wines of the World, Heights 2626 White Oak Drive, (713) 862-9463

Best meat market
Pete’s Fine Meats 5509 Richmond, (713) 782-3470

Best produce
Farmer’s Market, Airline and 610

Best liquor store
Spec’s Wines, Spirits & Fine Foods, downtown 2410 Smith St., (713) 526-8787

Most unique wine store
Best Cellars 5000 Westheimer, (713) 840-9463

Best cigar shop
Don Carlos Cigars 2124 F.M. 1960 East, (281) 209-9296

Best locally brewed beer
St. Arnold’s 2522 Fairway Park Drive, (713) 686-9494

Best waiter/waitress Mike Alvarez, La Mora 912 Lovett Blvd., (713) 522-7412

Dede, Rouge 812 Westheimer, (713) 520, 7955, www.rougehouston.com

Best downtown survival story
St. Pete’s Dancing Marlin 300 Main, (713) 227-1511
St. Pete’s Dancing Marlin is known for serving up fresh seafood in a fun atmosphere. Since the downtown Main Street restoration phase, this hot spot has established itself as a mainstay. Despite broken pipes, torn up streets and the seemingly eternal wait for the light rail, St. Pete’s has remained a gathering place for locals and visitors alike who just can’t pass up the friendly service and tasty treats.

Most historically authentic hotel
Sam Houston Hotel 1117 Praire St., (832) 200-8800

Best boutique hotel
Magnolia, downtown 1100 Texas, (713) 221-0011
The Magnolia was recently distinguished as “one of the top 100 new hotels in the world” by Conde Nast Traveler magazine. The Magnolia is located in downtown Houston’s entertainment district, four blocks from Minute Maid Park. With 314 guest rooms and suites, guests enjoy complimentary breakfast, high speed internet and evening cocktails – all set within a lavishly preserved historical landmark. Magnolia Hotels are located in Denver, Dallas and Houston.

Hotel Derek, Galleria 2525 West Loop South, (713) 961-3000

Best restoration
Hotel Icon 220 Main St., (713) 224-4266

Best family affair
Piatto Ristorante 4925 W. Alabama, (713) 871-9722 Not only does owner John Marion Carrabba come from a genetically gifted food family, but now his restaurant staff and patrons have become an extended family. With his mother on hand to help with greeting guests and making sure they are completely satisfied, the service at Piatto Ristorante is outstanding – and we haven’t even told you about the food yet! (Hint: You absolutely must try the fried asparagus appetizer.)

Best view
Hilton Americas-Houston 1600 Lamar, (713) 739-8000

Best bookstore
Half Price Books, Montrose 1011 Westheimer, (713) 520-1084

Best place for a first date
Beso, Kirby/Greenbriar 2300 Westheimer, (713) 523-2376

La Carafe, downtown 813 Congress, (713) 229-9399

Best balcony
La Carafe, downtown 813 Congress, (713) 229-9399

Prive, Montrose 910 Westheimer, (713) 522-2542

Best live music venue
Continental Club, midtown 3700 Main St., (713) 529-9899

Rhythm Room, Heights 1815 Washington Ave., (713) 863-0943

Crighton Theatre, Conroe 234 N. Main St., (936) 441-7469

Best place to unwind on a Friday night
Chuy’s, River Oaks 2706 Westheimer, (713) 524-1700

La Carafe, downtown 813 Congress, (713) 229-9399

Best neighborhood bar
Griff’s Shenanigans Café & Bar, Montrose 3416 Roseland, (713) 528-9912

Onion Creek, Heights 3106 White Oak Dr., (713) 880-0706

Sherlock’s Baker St. Pub, Clear Lake 2416 Bay Area Blvd., (281) 461-4702

Best dive bar
Lola’s, Montrose 2327 Grant St., (713) 528-8342

Roll-N Saloon, Galleria 4200 San Felipe, (713) 622-7487

Tall Texan Drive Inn, Heights 4904 N. Main, (713) 862-0141

Kay’s Lounge, Village 2324 Bissonnet, (713) 528-9858

Best icehouse
West Alabama Ice House 1919 W. Alabama, (713) 528-6874

Best place to go dancing
Blanco’s, Kirby/Greenway 3406 W. Alabama, (713) 439-0072

Gallant Knight, West U 2337 W. Holcombe, (713) 665-9762

Licor Lounge, midtown 2204 Louisiana, (713) 654-0869

M Bar on Main, downtown 402 Main St., (713) 222-1022

South Beach, Montrose 810 Pacific St., (713) 529-7623

Best museum
Art Car Museum, Heights 140 Heights Blvd., (713) 861-5526

Holocaust Museum of Houston, museum district 5401 Caroline, (713) 942-8000, www.hmh.org

Best place to test-drive a yacht
Marine Max, Clear Lake 2332 NASA Pkwy., (281) 333-3389

Most creative manicure and pedicure
Roula’s Nail Spa 3017 Kirby, (713) 528-8500, www.roulasnailspa.com

Best local band
El Orbits www.elorbits.com

Best local musician
John Evans www.johnevansband.net

Best open mic
McGonigel’s Mucky Duck 2525 Norfolk, (713) 528-5999

Best movie theater
Angelika Film Center 510 Texas, (713) 225-5232

Most creative event coordination
Mimi Dihn, Mikel Marketing (281) 412-9643, www.mikelmarketing.com
Handling every aspect of charity functions, product launches, grand openings and just about any other special event you can think of, Mimi Dihn and her team at Mikel Marketing put a unique twist on all events that they handle – from the very beginning, the event takes flight. Most people in the know can recognize a party of Dihn’s with the first step in the door because of the fresh breath and creative aspect that she brings to all of her events.

Best music store
Cactus Records 2930 S. Shepherd, (713) 526-9272

Best monument
Mecom Fountains Montrose and Main

Best place to watch fireworks
Annabelle’s 905 Taft, (713) 523-9958

Active life
Best adult education classes
InPrint Writers Workshop 1524 Sul Ross, (713) 521-2026, www.inprint-inc.org

Best place to work out
Fit 1532 W. Gray, (713) 782-9348

Best yoga class
YWCA, Heights 3621 Willia St., (713) 868-9922

Best bike ride
BP MS 150 www.ms150.org

Best workout
Houston Racing Triathlon Club www.houstonracing.com

Best pool
U of H Recreation and Wellness Center www.uh.edu/recreation

Best Frisbee golf
Tom Bass Park www.hfds.org

Best place to walk the dog
Dog park at Buffalo Bayou Montrose and Allen Pkwy.

Best park
Hermann Park Main St. and Hermann Drive, www.hermannpark.org

Best drive in Houston
Through Memorial Park East on Memorial Drive from 610 toward downtown

Most luxurious living
Tremont Tower, museum district 3311 Yupon, (713) 807-8080

Best loft living
Washington Lofts, downtown 1708 Washington Ave., (713) 229-8448

Post Midtown Square, midtown 302 Gray Ave., (713) 739-POST

Best high-rise view
The Monaco, Galleria 55 Briar Hollow Lane, (713) 840-8400

Best wireless phone service
Verizon www.verizon.com

Best high-speed internet service
Road Runner www.roadrunner.com

Best alternative electric provider
TXU www.txuenergy.com

Direct Energy www.deml.com

Shopping and style
Best accessories
Paula Fridkin, River Oaks 2022 W. Gray, (713) 490-1070

Best estate jewelry
A.A. Benjamin 2200 Post Oak Blvd., #101, (713) 695-0555
One-of-a-kind treasures and jaw-dropping pieces abound at A.A. Benjamin. Whether you are looking for an antique brooch, a flashy necklace or just the right sparkling token of love, jewelry from this boutique is truly a find.

Best hand-crafted jewelry
Fly High Little Bunny 3120 S. Shepherd, (713) 520-9995

Best new gift
Charmpix (281) 681-3860, www.charmpix.com

Best western wear
Crazy Ranch Designs 1141 Uptown Park Blvd., (713) 974-1161

Best boutique
Principessa, River Oaks (713) 807-0707, www.principessausa.com Principessa is Houston’s only Lilly Pulitzer Signature Store and lifestyle boutique dedicated to “Palm Beach Chic.” Shop for all ages, from children to adults, for unique clothing, swimwear, accessories and shoes from Fresh Produce, Lacoste, Trina Turk, Manuel Canovas, Bernardo, K. Jacques St.Tropez, Vilebrequin and more!

La Femme Boutique & Day Spa, Montrose 1915 S. Shepherd, (713) 522-7771

Mix Modern Clothes, Kirby/Greenway 2818 Kirby, (713) 522-0606

Images, Galleria 4717 Westheimer, (713) 622-6566

Uncle Funky’s Daughter, Village 2428 Times Blvd., (713) 528-0888

Abejas, River Oaks 2815 Westheimer, (713) 522-3025

Kiss Kiss; Sugar Land 2537 Town Center Blvd. North, (281) 265-5477

Best men’s boutique
M2M, Montrose 3400 Montrose, (713) 521-0804

Best lingerie
Top Drawer 1101 Uptown Park Blvd., (713) 784-8707

Fashion bargains
Loehmann’s 7455 U.S. 59 South, (713) 777-0164

Best home accessories
Kuhl & Linscomb, Kirby/Greenway 2424 Alabama, (713) 526-6000

Cities, Kirby/Greenway 2411 W. Alabama, (713) 528-2662

Indulge, Kirby/Greenway 2700 W. Alabama, (713) 888-0181

Area, Kirby/Greenway 3200 S. Shepherd, (713) 528-0220

Best furniture
Roche Bobois, Galleria 4810 San Felipe, (713) 706-3665

Ligne Roset, Village 5600 Kirby, (713) 629-7722

Best Western furniture/accessories
Courtney & Co., Galleria 4950 Terminal St., Ste. 125, (713) 665-5600
The spirit of the Southwest seems to seep into every aspect of our lives here in Houston, and Courtney & Co. delivers an unrivaled collection of more than 400 lines of American West and African furniture and accessories to make any home a true refection of you. The casual elegance and personal touches that this 600-square-foot showroom has to offer will astound you. Boswells Rustic Round-up, Old Town Spring 126 Midway, (281) 651-0088

Best place that has it all
Katy Mills Mall 5000 Katy Mills Circle, (281) 644-5050

Best department store
Nordstrom Galleria IV, (832) 201-2700

Best restaurant supply
Ace Mart 3500 I-10 West, (713) 861-4582

Best kitchen accessories
Sur la Table 1996 W. Gray, (713) 533-0400

Best camping supplies
REI 7538 Westheimer, (713) 688-3500

Best sports equipment
Barcelona 2520 Winrock Blvd., (713) 781-7313

Best children’s gifts
Desideri, Montrose 1722 W. Alabama, (713) 807-1255

Best toys
Fundamentally Toys, River Oaks 1963 W. Gray, (713) 524-4400

Best children’s clothing
Oilily, Galleria 5085 Westheimer, (713) 355-8303

Best baby clothes
Chocolate Soup, Town & Country 12850 Memorial Drive, (713) 467-5957

Janie & Jack, Galleria 5135 W. Alabama, (713) 599-1686

Little Patooties, River Oaks 2608 Westheimer, (713) 520-8686

Best baby furniture
Bellini 1720 Post Oak Blvd., (713) 623-2884

Best children’s outing
Children’s Museum of Houston 1500 Binz, (713) 522-1135

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Roula’s Nail Spa is an upscale retreat for your hands and feet. This plush getaway offers a selection of tantalizing Signature Hand and Foot Treatments. Whether you indulge in a Pina Colada, Strawberries & Cream or Warm Milk & Honey manicure or pedicure, the exotic scents of the treatments will leave you intoxicated with pleasure. Don’t forget about the pampering facials – they’re an indulgence that can’t be passed up. Looking for peace of mind? At Roula’s, they have implemented unparalleled medical-grade standards of sterilization, disinfection and sanitation. Each nail treatment comes with a full set of implements sterilized in a dental Sterilization Center. With each visit, Roula will send you off with a Home Care Package comprised of a disposable nail file, buffer and a mini-bottle of Roula nail lacquer to touch up those dreaded chips! Pick from any one of their 50 sexy colors.

Roula’s Nail Spa 3017 Kirby @ W. Alabama (713) 528-8500, www.roulasnailspa.com

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In addition to dishing up superbly fresh sushi, The Fish serves phenomenal steaks, pork chops and grilled fish as well. Chef Vu and the helpful staff here are eager to make your dining experience pleasurable, many times expanding beyond traditional Japanese dishes, unique sushi, creative hand rolls and mouth-watering steaks to whip up just about anything for which patrons have asked. Perfect for a date or a starter location before hitting the town, The Fish is open until midnight on the weekends. The Fish 309 Gray (713) 526-5294

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Locals have found their niche at Tommy’s Seafood & Steakhouse. This white-tablecloth eatery hosts an outstanding business lunch while presenting creative fare for special dinners. With the freshest seafood in town, steaks that you’ll start dreaming about, classic Cajun spice and an environment that invites regulars to stop by and visit, it’s no wonder that Tommy’s has become a favorite around town. Whether you are interested in celebrating your anniversary, stopping by with friends for a happy hour or meeting with business associates, Tommy’s is just the right place to enjoy fabulous steaks and seafood.

Tommy’s Seafood & Steakhouse Clear Lake 2555 Bay Area Blvd. (281) 480-2221 West Houston 11660 Westheimer (281) 679-1112 www.tommys.com

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Located in the historic Woodland Heights, King Biscuit Restaurant features innovative cuisine prepared from the finest organic meats and vegetables available. Enjoy a selection of Houston’s most eclectic and well-priced wine lists on the patio. Dine on organic, grass-fed longhorn steaks, fresh Gulf Coast fish and shrimp or wild salmon. Stop in for a quick lunch of a great sandwich or an entrée salad. Belly up to the bar and enjoy a cocktail with your neighbors. The King Biscuit Restaurant – great food, wines and drinks in a casual atmosphere and only a stone’s throw from downtown!

King Biscuit Restaurant, Heights 1606 White Oak Drive, (713) 561-2328, www.kingbiscuitcafe.com

By using personalized photos of family and friends, Charmpix creates a one-of-a-kind gift for your loved ones to cherish for a lifetime. Charmpix specializes in creating custom and collectible “Fine Quality Picture Charms,” using authentic Italian charm bracelets to feature pictures of loved ones, art and designer charms. This unique gift concept provides recipients with personalized jewelry as a constant reminder of loved ones.

Charmpix (281) 681-3860, 1 (866) 924-7674, www.charmpix.com

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