University of Houston
- Average rating
From neon-lit tattoo parlors and 24-hour eateries to tree-covered bungalows and quaint coffee shops, the four-square-mile area is a pocket of eccentricity and diversity in the heart of the city.
You'll fall in love with:
Off-beat restaurants complemented with beautiful Montrose art galleries.
What to expect
Quirky coffee shops and bars, along with fun boutiques.
Students and young professionals looking for a casual evening and off-beat food.
Higher priced, yet quaint apartment complexes.
- University of Houston: 37 minutes
- Agora Coffee Shop: 3 minutes
- Poison Girl Bar: 4 minutes
- Menil Collection: 10 minutes
Around the block
HOUSTONS QUIRKS: Montrose's Funnel Tunnel art installation, among many others, shows off the quirky Houston art scene.