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Address: 500 Texas Ave, Houston, TX 77002
Phone Number: 1-713-221-8883
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Description: In the entertainment district, a new development of theaters, clubs and...
In the entertainment district, a new development of theaters, clubs and dining.
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Downtown live music venue

Definitely not the fanciest place to go more live music. A little small, but great when you get to sit close to the stage. Have also seen roller derby here. Places to eat nearby... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Houston, Texas

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Definitely not the fanciest place to go more live music. A little small, but great when you get to sit close to the stage. Have also seen roller derby here. Places to eat nearby and parking is not a real problem (underground parking).

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Houston, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

I can’t believe this place stays in business. The problem with this venue is the seating. The seats are fold downs and are hooked together. The seats in front of you are so close that walking down the rows is very difficult. The area you are given to set in is so small that you will be touching the person... More 

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I have been to Bayou Place (formerly the Verizon Center) three times over the years - the first time was to see Oasis (when the Gallagher boys were not squabbling so much), the second time was for Megadeth, and this week, I have been to See Alice Cooper. The venue is easy to get to downtown, and there is lots... More 

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Montgomery, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Saw Dancing With The Stars-or tried to. Don't bother paying extra for floor seats. The stage is so low and folding seats are all at the same level, so it's nearly impossible to see what's happening on the stage. It doesn't help that people are holding their cell phones above everyone to film and there is no policy against it... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Bit of a sleeper some great resturants but we were there for Halloween and it was dead? Hope it gets busier.

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houston, texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Great venue, lot the intimacy with the entertainer. Could use a god cleaning as the stair railings were sticky from all of the spilled cocktails.

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Blue Fish and Italian restaurants, and Sundance movie theatre are very good; the Sundance shows many films not available in all theaters. The Hard Rock Café is, well, the Hard Rock Café. If that's what you want, fine. The Sundance refunds the parking fee for underground parking right as you come in the door, which is nice. The only thing... More 

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Katy, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

My wife and I attended a show at the music center this past weekend. This was our first time to this venue. When researching the parking options, I selected a link on the venues web site for prepaid parking. The closest recommended parking was approximately 6 blocks away. I selected this lot. On arrival at the venue, much to my... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Bayou Place is ok...there's the Hard Rock cafe and a few other restaurants and some shops but whatever. The music venue itself (formerly the Verizon Wireless) is easily my favorite place to see a show. I've seen Brian Wilson, Cake, Counting Crows, The Toadies and several other great bands there and I can't say enough. There are almost no bad... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Really nice movie theatre, great sitting with a look-like-spa finishing! It is located right downtown Houston, there are a lot of things to do before/after a good movie!

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Address: 500 Texas Ave, Houston, TX 77002
Phone Number: 1-713-221-8883
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown

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