Hidden Houston

Where’s Your Sign?

How to find four of Houston’s most hidden bars

By Katharine Shilcutt October 24, 2016 Published in the November 2016 issue of Houstonia Magazine

Club No Minors

6444 Westheimer Rd., elpatio.com

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Look for: the red door inside the El Patio near the Galleria bearing a small white plaque that reads “No Cigars ID Required No Minors”


2006 Peden St.

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 Look for: the royal-blue door underneath a white staircase in the River Oaks Shopping Center parking lot

Captain Foxheart’s Bad News Bar & Spirit Lodge

308 Main St.

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Look for: the set of doors downtown between the entrance to The Nightingale Room and the patio of Moving Sidewalk


6100 S. Main St.

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Look for: the carved wooden door under the entrance to Keck Hall, the chemistry building on the campus of Rice University

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