Find Houston's best wine bars, the best food, wines, crystal, and social atmosphere. Experiment with something new, either with a flight or by the glass.
Village, also known as The Village, has been one of Houston's oldest and best-loved shopping destinations since the 1930s.
Just two blocks from the Rice University campus, the area is known for its wide variety of restaurants, nightlife venues, and shopping.
About Rice Village
The Village is host to dozens of restaurants. Along with traditional North American eateries there are restaurants specializing in food from all over the world. Rice Village has three French, two Japanese, two Chinese, two Italian, two Turkish, one Mexican, two Spanish, one Mediterranean, one Vietnamese, two Indian, and three Thai restaurants as well as sandwich shops, delicatessens, and speciality food and beverage stores.
About Ikal 1150 Wines
Years ago, a Texas couple planted a vineyard in Mendoza, Argentina along with an Argentine partner. Today, the Ikal 1150 wines are available in restaurants and fine wine boutiques across Texas. In the Rice Village area, here are the wine bars and other venues serving Ikal 1150.
Wine Bars Serving Ikal 1150 Wines
Cova is unique to Houston. A boutique retail wine store with a popular wine bar and bistro attached. Customers may browse from among 500 different bottle selections where they can enjoy on or off premise.
Guests dining at Cova receive the added benefit of an unparalleled selection of wines without the traditional restaurant pricing.More info +
Salento is a quaint little cafe tucked away among the shops and boutiques in the heart of the Rice Village in Houston, Texas. The small menu features cheese and nut plates, paninnis, and salads. They specialize in single source coffees by day and boutique wines by night, including the 1150 from Bodega Ikal.
Salento features only 30 wines, with a great representation of small production wines from South America and Europe. Unique, hard to find wines go well with the boutique ambiance of the space that features entertainment including wine tastings, live music, and tango lessons in the evening.More info +