At 201 Avondale was a bar called Houlihans, A Hippy hamburger joint in an old house. There was a massive explosion and fire. Nothing was ever rebuilt on this lot.
Felix’s Mexican, 904 Westheimer, Totally traditional Mexican food, right across the street from Tila’s, 616 Westheimer Tila’s Cantina and Tacqueria had a neon clock on the outside that tells the customer that it’s always time for the Mexican food in lower Westheimer restaurant but neither restaurant seems to mind the competition. Felix’s has been in that location since the late ’30s.
Cafe L.A.: 243 Westheimer; a laid-back West Coast atmosphere. Folk and rock, but no hard rock or heavy metal – too hard on those laid-back ears.
Prince’s drive in, was located where stop n go is. Montrose and westheimer.
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