Listings in East Bay and Warehouse District (Downtown)
Owned by the Houston Audubon Society and open year round, the rookery is a favorite nesting spot for thousands of waterbirds including spoonbills, cormorants, herons and egrets. On an island in a small pond, safe for the birds and nearby watchers.
Smith Oaks Sanctuary, Old Mexico Road
East Bay, Houston 77623
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