EST. | 1907
THE HISTORIC AVONDALE
Nestled under the Houston skyline in the heart of The Montrose you’ll find Houston's favorite neighborhood: The Avondale. Beautiful oak trees canopy the streets offering comfort from the Texas sun while strolling through this unique landscape with its multifaceted architecture.
A community teaming with culture makes it a vibrant place to live and for those traveling, this area is central to business parks around the city, popular shopping destinations, sporting venues, as well as the arts, museums and the world-class Houston medical center.
Meet with a friend, or work remotely at some great cafes and coffee shops where bustling city meets slow and easy.
"The coffee spots share a common goal —- keeping citizens caffeinated. That’s not to say they’re all the same. Houston Coffee Shops, especially in Montrose and The Heights, have carved out their coffee niche through unique flavors, compelling brewing methods, commitment to the community and more."
It’s no secret that Avondale is home to over two dozen highly rated restaurants with local flavor & top chefs from around the globe. Many have been long-standing favorites, and some continue to surprise us with freshly opened and much anticipated additions giving the neighborhood an eclectic mix of historical and classy modern architecture to take in.
Avondale has it covered from the local drugstore, groceries, antiques and, a host of custom unique goods all within quick reach. You’ll find art studios & galleries with culture not found in your common marketplace. From fashion boutiques to bike shops you’ll find warm small town charm and appreciation.
Montrose has much to offer in terms of nostalgic nightlife locations and pop-culture roots that keep people coming back again for decades. the Avondale district is also no stranger to the music scene And features many opportunities for young artists as well as the seasoned professionals to jam about all through the week.
Arcade action can be found with the accompaniment of Vintage jukebox’s, and decadent displays of pop-culture, and art that will make any visit memorable.
"Horror memorabilia, ski-ball, an old-school jukebox, antiques of creepy descent (such as the metal and rusted clown I became quite acquainted with) a full drink menu and crispy pizzas This place was everything and more for a chill night out in the H. "
The Avondale district is draped in color. many murals can be found around the area as well as art STUDIOS and galleries. Many of Houston’s most successful music industry professionals have made Avondale home for themselves as well as their music studios, and if you are lucky you might catch the sound of an artist writing or rehearsing music from a patio, or balcony above the street any day of the week.
There are a host of services in the area to receive the health, dental, eye, and holistic care. The area also hosts pet care facilities. Whether you need to paint your home, your nails, or if body art is your forte, it’s here. if you need pampering visit the many salons & spas. Legal counsel can be found around Avondale, and Avondale even has gadget repair nearby as well as automotive repair facilities. You can find art classes with wine to sip, or get motivated and centered in other ways with exercise and yoga.
The Avondale Association proudly supports the Women's home of Houston; helping those in need for over 60 years.
We invite you to help us keep the neighborhood lively, and beautiful find out how you or your business can help us to improve this already cuture rich jem. For more information please contact us or visit us on Facebook.