a’Bouzy opened in 2017, in the heart of River Oaks, by restaurateur Shawn Virene. It was his first solo venture and the city was excited to experience the champagne-fueled concept! Pronounced as it’s spelled – “ah boozy,” the name is a playful take on the small French town’s name, Bouzy, located in the Champagne region. That, plus the fact that the drink menu has over 150 Champagne options, makes a’Bouzy the place to go for any celebration. Keep Reading
Le Colonial has been winning over people’s hearts since its opening in River Oaks District in 2016. The two-story space is impeccably designed with large palms, grand ceilings, chic wicker chairs, silk Parisian shades and much more that all make you feel as though you’ve stepped into another era.
This year marks the 84th annual Azalea Trail put on by the River Oaks Garden Club. The event, March 1st through the 3rd, kicks off the spring season in Houston. Over the years the event has grown into much more than a fundraiser for horticultural education, conservation, and civic beautification. It has become a place for both women and men from the greater Houston community to come together and take in the beauty of the cities blooming azaleas.
Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille has been a staple in Houston since 1979. It started as a butcher shop and quickly grew into a household and award-winning name for best steak, most romantic restaurant and more. With all of their Houston area locations being outside of the city, this 12,000 square-foot restaurant is the companies first inside Houston proper. Located in River Oaks Shopping Center, it is bound to be the newest go-to for neighborhood residents. Keep Reading
This past fall, the historic Lancaster Hotel reopened its’ doors after a multi-million dollar renovation. The hotel, which has been open since 1926 in Houston’s Theater District, is known for its hospitality and being home to many celebrity guests. The Shinn family of Dallas, who took ownership of the hotel in July 2017, kicked off the renovations with the goal of keeping the hotel’s charm and adding a focus on the visual arts. Keep Reading
Bloom & Bee is the not to be missed restaurant in the Post Oak Hotel. The pink chairs catch your eye the minute you walk into the hotel lobby, enticing you to enjoy a cocktail or even a full meal. If you are not familiar with the Post Oak Hotel, we highly recommend checking it out. Dreamt up by Tilman Fertitta, the hotel was created to be the center of glamour and luxury in Houston and beyond. Keep Reading