In the Neighborhood
Museums, Parks, Historical Landmarks
Museum of Fine Arts = 0.4 miles from restaurant
1001 Bissonnet Street
Houston, TX 77005
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, is the largest art museum in Southern United States. There are two major museum buildings, the Caroline Wiess Law Building and the Audrey Jones Beck Building; two facilities for the Glassell School of
Art, the Studio School for Adults and the Glassell Junior School; two house museums that exhibit decorative arts, Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens and Rienzi; the Lillie and Hugh Roy Cullen Sculpture Garden; and 18 acres of public gardens.
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, has a total of 300,000 square feet of space is dedicated to the display of art and an art collection containing more than 56,000 artworks, which date from antiquity to the present. The major civilizations of Europe, Asia, North and South America, and Africa are all represented. With everything from Italian Renaissance paintings, French Impressionist works, photographs, American and European decorative arts, to African and Pre-Columbian gold and European and American sculptures, Houston’s Museum of Fine Arts has hours of viewing enjoyment.
Museum of Texas History = 0.5 miles from restaurant
1100 Bagby St
The Heritage Society campus in Sam Houston Park, at the corner of Bagby and Lamar Streets, has several historical buildings and a small museum, The Heritage Society Museum, all dedicated to preserving Houston's history. Admission to the museum and buildings are free of charge.
Houston’s Fire Museum = 0.8 miles from restaurant
2403 Milam St
Houston, TX 77006
The Houston Fire Museum building was originally Fire Station No. 7, the first fire station built by the Houston Fire Department after it went fully paid in 1895. Built in 1898, The Houston Fire Museum now offers many exhibits including 1937 Chevrolet pumper fire truck, 1895 Ahrens Fox horse-drawn steamer, 19th century hand powered pumper, and 1938 REO fire truck. Along with these fire engines, you will find a prized collection of eighteenth to twentieth-century fire service artifacts that is rotated every quarter.
Shopping and Theater
Jones Hall = 0.4 miles from restaurant
615 Louisiana St # 101
Jones Hall, located at 615 Louisiana in the heart of Houston's downtown Theater District, is the home of the Houston Symphony.
Verizon Wireless Theater = 0.5 miles from restaurant
520 Texas Avenue
Verizon Wireless Theater, located in the heart of Houston's Downtown Theater District, is the perfect venue for all types of events. This uniquely designed space is located within the Bayou Place a popular downtown entertaniment complex that is perfect for musical events, theatrical productions, and fund raising galas
Alley Theatre = 0.5 miles from restaurant
615 Texas Avenue
The Alley was founded over sixty years ago as Houston’s theatre company. The Houston Alley Theatre Company presents new plays and classic theater throughout the year. On two stages – the 824 seat Hubbard Stage and the 310 seat Neuhaus Stage – The Houston Alley Theatre Company presents a wide ranging repertoire of eleven productions each season.
Angelika Film Center & Cafe = 0.5 miles from restaurant
510 Texas Avenue
The Angelika Film Center & Café opened in Houston, TX and in 2001 and plays an impressive and diverse mix of independent films, and is the definitive cinema of choice for filmmakers and film lovers alike. Since its opening, the Angelika Houston offers a dynamic and sophisticated atmosphere for premier films from around the world.
Theatre Under the Stars = 0.5 miles from restaurant
800 Bagby Street
Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS), founded in 1968 by Frank M. Young, is Houston’s acclaimed musical theatre production company. In 2002 TUTS moved into its new downtown home, the $102 million Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. This state-of-the-art complex, designed by world-renowned Robert A.M. Stern, contains the 2,650-seat Sarofim Hall, the 500-seat Zilkha Hall.
Houston Music Hall Foundation = 0.5 miles from restaurant
800 Bagby Street
This $102 million shining star illuminates Houston's Theater district is a state-of-the-art theater complex, designed by world-renowned Robert A.M. Stern, and contains the 2,650-seat Sarofim Hall, the 500-seat Zilkha Hall.
Stadiums, Convention Centers, Activities
Minute Maid Park = 0.4 miles from restaurant
501 Crawford St
Houston, TX 77002
The Minute Maid Park is home to Houston Astros major league baseball games and the ballpark at Union Station also hosts a variety of other music concert events.
Houston Toyota Center = 0.3 Miles from restaurant
1510 Polk Street
The Houston Toyota Center is home of the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association http://www.nba.com/rockets/index_main.html and Houston Aeros of the American Hockey Assocication http://www.aeros.com/. The Houston Toyota Center is also venue to some of the area’s largest indoor sporting events, comedy shows and music concert events.