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The Tavern On Gray - Closed

1340 W. Gray Houston, TX 77019 | River Oaks | 713-522-5152

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This place almost makes you choose between gaming, singing karaoke or just wailing away on your liver. Do all three and you score the hat trick. The place has a huge bar down the right side, plus plenty of patio space to smoke and carouse. They have a quasi-strict dress code, which frowns on baggy clothes and tattoos on the hands or face, which is strange for a place so close to the ink-heavy Montrose. You can actually win money at their weekly Tuesday-night karaoke night contest, which is pretty lively. One night we went we hazily remember singing that Taylor Swift song "Love Story" in a burly howl. Or was it Judas Priest?


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