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The Rest of the Best: Houston's Top 5 Piano Bars

5. CAPS PIANO BAR

Tuesday through Saturday, Caps Piano Bar boasts one of the best house bands in town. Jazz and blues hits from days long gone by may be the artists' favorites, but they'll happily play you some Top 40 hits, as long as you keep the tips coming. And don't worry about racking up a huge bill: The drinks are affordable, and there's no cover charge.

While you wait on your beverages, enjoy some complimentary popcorn while you listen to the tunes and watch as couples cut a rug on the dance floor. Caps is hidden just behind House of Pies off Westheimer, but well worth finding. 2610 Briar Ridge 713-784-0024

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