Listings in Bay Area and Warehouse District (Downtown)
Commemorating the Battle of San Jacinto, where Texas won independence from Mexico in 1836, the park includes the San Jacinto Monument, whose pinnacle offers views of Houston, the ship channel and the battleship USS Texas. Museum, tours, gift shop.
3523 Independence Parkway
Bay Area, Houston 77571
Oxheart is considered one of the nation's best Southern restaurants, owned by chef Justin Yu and baker Karen Man. It's a small venue in an industrial neighborhood offering a limited menu of locally-sourced, complete original cuisine.
1302 Nance Street
Warehouse District (Downtown), Houston 77002