Dive bars occupy a special place in the world. They can be as cozy as a living room, or provide a cool, dimly-lit place to quietly unwind after a long day at work. Never fussy or pretentious, these establishments provide a welcoming spot to sip a beer or drown your sorrows in a strong cocktail.
Despite a tough 2020, which felled some of the city’s most beloved bars, many of Houston’s dives soldier on. Buoyed by a charming cast of regulars and visitors alike, these 12 dive bars are Houston’s finest. At these essential watering holes, the Lone Star is always cold, the whiskey cheap, and the vibe always laid-back.Read More