Lounges




9
Cezanne


 

Houston's jazz connoisseurs frequent this intimate, 40-seat venue. An impressive roster of local and nationally-recognized acts packs the house on weekends, and a cozy setting means that every seat is a good one. A full bar is available, along...  Read More


8
Scott Gertner's SkyBar and Grille


 

Quite literally above the rest, Scott Gertner's Skybar and Grille occupies a penthouse that affords sweeping views of downtown. Widely regarded as one of the best places in town to catch live music, the nightspot features a swank, candlelit area...  Read More


7
River Oaks
Marfreless
Photo courtesy of Marfreless


 

Pay attention as you make your way down Peden Street or you stand a good chance of missing this nondescript little joint, whose unmarked blue door in no way anticipates the lounge inside. Marfreless fosters a surprisingly romantic setting that...  Read More


6
Rice Village
benjy's


 

Benjy's airy, open restaurant unites fabulous food, impeccable service, and terrific people-watching. Happily, it also boasts a relaxed, well-regarded lounge where patrons gather before dinner and professionals flock for great happy hour...  Read More


5
Downtown


 

Sleek, shimmering, funky Sambuca is a haven for the city's elite and is a shining venue for top jazz performers (and those who master other genres). An accomplished menu is at hand, perfect for enjoying in conjunction with the sensational music....  Read More


4
Social Lounge and Patio Bar


 

Created from an old gas station, this hip lounge adds a bit of funk to the past with a disco ball, leather banquettes, molded plastic furniture, and a mix of materials. DJs further the eclectic tendency with plenty of uptempo tunes, and a long,...  Read More


3
The Davenport


 

A hip stop-off for nightlife devotees, The Davenport is a cocktail-lover's haven. Its ambience meshes mid-century chic with contemporary style, and a constant crowd of folks lounges about, acutely aware of who's around and what they're wearing....  Read More


2
Downtown


 

Sleekly outfitted with contemporary style and punches of color amid a neutral backdrop, classy a+ is an automatic draw for after-work professionals and hotel guests. Quiet enough for easy conversation and hip enough for a busy social scene, the...  Read More


1
Downtown


 

This sexy hotel bar overlooks the ICON's lobby. A study in red, gold, and black, it provides an appropriately low-key setting for conversation and mingling. The impressive drinks are pricey but tasty, and the VIP room is a gorgeous space defined...  Read More


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