Quality Inn & Suites
10155 North Freeway
Houston, TX 77037
Phone: (281) 741-0335
Fax: (281) 741-0340
Bars et cafés
Escapade 2001 is a sizzling nightclub having some of the best events themed parties in town. Besides being a popular nightspot, it also hosts concerts by top notch bands and upcoming musicians. Local, regional and national talents have performed here and the place has also been used as a venue. When you're at the Escapade party, all you can think about is having the time of your life and enjoying the vibrant ambiance.
Petrol Station is a local hangout spot serving some finest liquors. In case you get hungry, you can have some of the delicious burgers served here. This gastropub offers a extensive list of spirits and is known for its exceptional beer collection. The decor of the place is cozy complementing their friendly staff. This pub is usually buzzed with youth and never down on energy. You are sure to have a good time as you catch up with your friends for a couple of drinks at Petrol Station.
At airports, snack choices are often limited, especially for nutrition-conscious and dieting folks. Terminal A In Houston's Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) looks particularly bleak for pre-flight refreshments. However, The Grove's got you covered. From freshly bottled pure juice drinks to a sizable variety of yogurt flavors, protein-packed nuts, and gummy fruit candies, The Grove prides itself on their food and drinks being all natural, keeping you feeling your best throughout your day of travel. After all, it's not like you'll be burning off any calories while waiting to land. -Adam Rosen
The decor in Doyle's of Oak Forest is modest and casual with the feel of a German Hill Country cafe. Families particularly enjoy the comfortable atmosphere and the "home-cooking" focus of the menu. New pasta dishes are creating quite a stir, and the traditional lasagna and pizzas are as popular as ever. Every order is accompanied with baskets of garlic bread laden with butter. With reasonable pricing your wallet certainly won't suffer and you're sure to help yourself to multiple helpings of these savory meals.
The strip center location with its orderly interior reminiscent of a cafeteria,may not sound appealing, but the food is excellent. It is the perfect dining spot for a boisterous family outing and those more concerned with quality than atmosphere have made it a regular dining spot. Pricing is extremely modest and there is plenty of the complimentary, spicy pineapple salsa to go around. Be sure to sample a glass of the South American house wine along with your choice of South or Central American entrees.
This exclusive gentleman's restaurant and sports bar is one of Houston's grandest. The exciting and pleasurable atmosphere features beautiful hostesses and entertainers, along with exquisite food and drink. The finest cigars are also available to further enhance the experience. If you are a sports fan, sit in the bar and take in the game on a big-screen TV.
There just aren't enough of these types of places around town. Kraftsmen Cafe has an Ivy-League environment with nice folks and perfect mid-day snacks and drinks. Open the door to the hybrid aroma of fresh-baked bread and finely ground espresso. Whether early morning or between any of your daily meals, pop in the studious Kraftsmen Bakery for breakfast, salads, sandwiches, or soups. Got a few minutes to kill? Read the paper while enjoying a cappuccino or juice. Bring your computer and get some work done in a lovely change of scenery. -Adam Rosen
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature breadsticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.
Wear comfortable shoes and light clothing when you visit this casual Heights nightclub, because it will not be long before you hit the dance floor. Everything from blues to psychedelic rock is featured at Dan Electro's Guitar Bar, and on Thursday nights customers are treated to a jam session with some of Houston's favorite musicians. The interior's funky but fun, and there is a back patio area where you can cool off. Dan Electro's serves only beer and wine, but if you bring your own bottle, they will provide the set-ups.
Head past the beach volleyball court and walk inside the yellow barn that features an eight-foot painting of a cartoon wolf raiding a chicken coop. On the inside, you will see a bar made of split logs which props up the elbows of many young professionals. Wolfie's welcomes everyone from families with children to young men who stop in to watch a game. The menu features chicken cooked in a variety of ways and also the sumptuous Seafood Platter. Steaks, oysters, crawfish and an assortment of other items are also available.
Big Star is a small neighborhood haunt with everything to entertain the young working type - beverages, pool table, video games, magazines, jukebox, fire pit, hula hoops, etc. The drinks are cheap and strong, the service is quick, and the crowd is lively. The bar is dimly lit with random lamps and lights. Atop a checkerboard floor sits a range of simple chairs and tables. A more lounge-like corner holds oversized, oddly shaped psychedelic furniture. When the weather's not sweltering or otherwise wet, patrons tend to hang outside at picnic tables under an industrial-looking cover. No frills, just good times here. -Gemma Amato
A modest ice cream parlor, the Fat Cat Creamery serves a whole range of handmade and seasonal desserts. Located in the Greater Heights neighborhood of Houston, this charming little shop is a favorite among many across the city. All the products available at this place, make use of fresh and local ingredients, which are not only seasonal, but also healthy. Sustainability and eco-friendly methods are used to make all the ice creams. The year round flavors like Cat's Meow Mexican Vanilla, strawberry buttermilk and milk chocolate stout are a hit among the little ones. Other specials on the menu include pumpkin spice, figgy pudding and boozy eggnog.