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If you are looking for one of the most diverse neighborhoods in Houston, head to Montrose. Not only is it dubbed the Arts District, but it also houses a slew of beautiful homes, trendy restaurants, unique shops and a nightlife scene for the young at heart.
See & Do
There are several museums located in the Montrose Art and Museum District. Check out more information on 10best.com for The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, and The Menil Collection.
There a some great diners, restaurants and bistros in Montrose. Ziggy's Bar and Grill is conveniently located and offers a cozy atmosphere with a pet friendly patio and for a romantic dinner spot, visit Mark's American Cuisine. No one will ever starve in this trendy neighborhood that offers late night snacks if you are up past your bedtime.
Nightlife should be "Montrose's middle name!" With super clubs like South Beach and laid back bars like J.R.s, every one should be able to find the right atmosphere in Montrose. A gay-friendly neighborhood, there are several venues within walking distance, so your party can crawl from one hot spot to another all night long.
The best thing about the hotels, motels and bed & breakfast selections in Montrose of Houston, is that they are within walking distance of shopping, restaurants and the area's nightlife scene. A cozy, clean B&B like Robin's Nest is a few blocks from Montrose Blvd. and if you want to be centrally located, visit Hotel ZaZa, which is only a little over a mile from the Montrose area.
Montrose is known for its vintage, artsy type boutiques, antique shops and second hand stores. If you are looking for a good deal, most likely you will find it in the Montrose area. If you are looking for a unique gift or a trendy new art piece for your home, most likely you will find it in Montrose. Most likely, you will be pleased as punch after a shopping spree in this neighborhood.