One of Houston’s earliest “suburbs,” Montrose has evolved into an inner-city tapestry of historic streets and broad-based commercial and cultural diversity. Tattoo parlors and clothing resale shops vie for space alongside some of Houston’s finest restaurants. Art galleries, music venues and night clubs ensure a vibrant nightlife.
The compact nature of the Montrose area makes it an ideal environment for exploring on foot. Pedestrian Pete’s maps of the “pedestrian pockets” of Montrose will get you started.