1. Tobin’s Bar opened late last year and features a large outdoor patio, different drink specials throughout the week and a full menu. The bar also has several games, ranging from horseshoes to bean bag toss and giant Jenga.
2. Jamillah Garden Chinese Islamic Restaurant offers a buffet of Chinese food, including various chicken and beef dishes. The food is also halal, meaning it is permissible for Muslims to eat.
3. Pizza, wings, salads and sandwiches are on the menu at local eatery Pizzafino. The restaurant also offers calzones, pasta, folded pitas and muffalettas.
4. Thai Chili offers a variety of curry, noodle, fried rice and vegetarian dishes, ranging from pineapple fried rice to cashew tofu. Daily lunch specials are also available. 281-463-4399. www.thaichilihouston.com
5. Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers cooks up several types of hamburgers and cheeseburgers and offers cheese and chili cheese french fries. Custard—with a variety of topping options—is also available for dessert. 281-550-7070.www.freddysusa.com
6. Fajita Willie’s offers a variety of food such as burgers, quesadillas, tacos, fajitas and chicken dishes. The Houston-based restaurant has several Cy-Fair locations. 281-859-4700. www.fajita-willies.com
7. Subway has 6-and 12-inch sandwiches, ranging from the chicken and bacon ranch melt to the Italian BMT to the cold cut combo.
8. Outback Steakhouse offers a variety of steaks such as prime rib, sirloins and ribeye. The restaurant also provides dishes with chicken or seafood and hamburgers. 281-859-9413.
9. Master Choi’s Academy Martial Arts hosts tae kwon do and kum do classes, along with tournament teams, which compete in sparring or forms. 832-642-8263. www.amsmasites.com/amsweb/academymartialarts
10. 24 Hour Fitness provides classes, personal training and workout equipment for its members, who take classes ranging from yoga to boot camp to water exercise. www.24hourfitness.com
11. Barnes and Noble carries different genres of books, ranging from mystery to nonfiction to children’s books. The store also has a Starbucks area and tables for reading. 281-861-6842.
12. TVs, stereos, cell phones, computers and other electronics are available at Best Buy. The national company also offers services for customers, ranging from computer repair to gaming setup to appliance services. 281-656-2135. www.bestbuy.com
13. Games Plus allows customers to sell their used video games for cash or store credit. The business carries Xbox, PlayStation 1, 2 and 3, Wii, GameCube and classic system games.
14. Home Goods offers dcor and furnishings for the home such as rugs, curtains, bedding, lamps and seasonal dcor.www.homegoods.com
15. Fabric, scrapbooking, crafts and needle art activities are found at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. Visitors can also find items for home dcor, holiday and party activities and storage needs. 281-855-0141. www.joann.com
16. Beds, headboard and mattresses are sold at Mattress Pro.
17. Many types of office supplies, ranging from writing utensils to paper to printer cartridges can be purchased at Office Depot. 281-656-2660.
18. PetSmart offers supplies for dogs, cast, fish and birds, including beds, crates, fish tanks and food. Customers can also use PetSmart’s grooming services, training services, dog and cat overnight care and day camp for dogs.
19. A national cosmetics store, Ulta carries high-end lines of makeup and hair products, ranging from Urban Decay to Stila to Mac. Set to open in the center this fall, the business also has a hair salon area. www.ulta.com
20. One of several Houston locations, The Walk In Closet carries gently used clothing, accessories and shoes. The shop also carries gently used furniture along with home decor. 281-858-9009. www.thewalkincloset.net
21. Local dentistry practice Ellis and Satchel DDS does several procedures, including cosmetic dentistry, teeth cleanings and teeth restorations.
22. Fabulous Nails offers services such as manicures and pedicures.
23. Jackson Hewitt gives customers resources and tools they need to prepare income taxes each year. Customers can also visit the location in person for help with taxes year-round. 281-350-4574. www.jacksonhewitt.com
24. NW General Dentistry provides teeth cleanings, cosmetic dentistry work, teeth restorations and works with patients who have braces.
25. Infinity Travel can help customers find vacations, ranging from cruises to other vacation packages. The company also provides ways for customers to book air, car and hotel deals themselves.
26. Monkey Joe’s provides an opportunity for children ages 4–12 to play on inflatable slides, obstacle courses, jumps and climbing walls. The business also offers parties for children 12 and under. While parents monitor their children, they can use free WiFi, watch TV or have refreshments. 832-427-1375. www.monkeyjoes.com
This is a sample of businesses and organizations in the area. The list is not comprehensive.