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Agora

1712 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77098-1612 (Neartown/ Montrose)
(713) 526-7212
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Ranked #183 of 7,138 restaurants in Houston
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Neighborhood: Neartown/ Montrose
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Neighborhood: Neartown/ Montrose
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Las Vegas, Nevada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This is a great place to relax, study, and hang out. There's two floors, plus the large patio area, so matter how crowed it gets, you will always find somewhere to sit, good luck if you want to sit on the couch up stairs near the T.V. though. They have unlimited coffee (blue cup), for about for bucks, and a... More

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

I discovered this place recently. Until recently, the only place that came to my mind for the midnight coffee used to be the Post Oak Starbucks which is open till 2 AM weekdays. The first thing one notices about the cafe is the gorgeous exterior and interior decor. Coffee was good. I tried the espresso drink. They have a large... More

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Houston, TX
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133 reviews 133 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

Get there early if you want a good seat and are in for the long haul. The coffee is good and people nice- parking can be bad.

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Houston, Texas
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59 reviews 59 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

One of my favorite places to hang in Houston. I love the layout of the house, the coffee and beer they serve. A service with a smile. Love the casualness of the place. I always take out-of-towners here! Definitely a recommendation for everyone!

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Houston, Texas
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70 reviews 70 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Nice and relaxing environment with always a young alternative crowd.Greek owners and Greek products but not only.Free Wi-Fi makes it a good place for reading and or relaxing.

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Houston, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013 via mobile

I rarely feel at home as much as I do at Agora. The great coffee variety, the assortment of seating nooks and corner couches, the dark woods of an olde English pub, and the eclectic clientele all make it a very special place. The food is a little spare (pastries and some fruit), but c'mon, it's a coffee shop. And... More

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Houston, Texas
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63 reviews 63 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

I love Agora relaxed atmosphere. An the coffee is great too! They also have a wide variety of beer and the most awesome thing is the fresh flowers they have around the place!!! This is one of my favorite spots.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

I come to Agora all the time, as its right around the corner from my house. It's got a really cool atmosphere, and all of the employees are really friendly. Seating is limited on weekend nights, and some week day nights.

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Houston, Texas
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013 via mobile

Great spot to study, write, draw or just ponder existence. Good coffee and even better baked goods. Grab a beer at night and have a quiet conversation on the patio. Open late so the great debate is this: Coffee or Beer?

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San Antonio, Texas
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105 reviews 105 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Agora is a cool space to hang out...and maybe do a bit of studying. Expect a college-age crowd puffing it up outside near the entrance. If you show up on a day like we did, you may even catch them strumming the guitar and singing along in a small group of 10-15. Inside, the place is cozy and full of... More

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