At the intersection of FM 1488 and Hwy. 242 at 9420 College Park Drive in The Woodlands, the Windvale Shopping Center features banking, dining, medical and cosmetic services anchored by a Randall's grocery store, pharmacy and gas station.
1. Founded in 1966 in Pasadena, Randalls has grown to dozens of locations across Texas. Featuring fresh produce, a deli, a bakery and all other grocery needs, this Randalls store also offers a pharmacy, a digital photo section, a Starbucks coffee shop and a Wells Fargo banking location. Ste. 100.
936-321-2322. 936-321-4447 (pharmacy). www.randalls.com
2. Spec's Wine, Spirits and Finer Foods offers hundreds of liquor, wine and beer options, as well as fine foods, cigars, drink accessories and gift options. The Texas-based chain also has consultants on staff to help make the right selections and plan for parties and events. Ste. 160. 936-271-9606. www.specsonline.com
3. American Laser Centers provides several skin care services, including laser hair removal, skin rejuvenation, facial aesthetics and body shaping. The business employs medical skin care professionals and uses the latest skin care treatment trends and technologies. Ste. 200. 936-647-2790. www.americanlaser.com
4. TGF Haircutters offers traditional hair styling services, such as adult and kids haircuts, highlighting, coloring, perms, and bang and beard trims. The location also sells a full range of professional hair care products. Ste. 110. 936-321-6000. www.tgfhairsalons.com
5. Family owned and operated, Tweez Nailz & Zpa has been open more than a year, offering a full line of spa services, including nail care, manicures, pedicures, waxing, massage therapy, makeup and skin care. Ste. 190. 936-273-8811. www.tweeznailz.com
6. The Woodlands' Classic Hair location provides men's, women's and children's haircuts and other services, such as coloring, highlights, perms, conditioning, hair styling, waxing and nail services. Ste. 210. 936-321-2345. www.classichairsalon.com
7. Smiles By Design and Dr. Gabriel Polo offer traditional dental services, including cleanings, tooth removals, fillings, laser bacterial reduction, and root planing and scaling, as well as cosmetic dental services, implants and the Invisalign process. Polo has been serving The Woodlands community since 1994. Ste. 230. 936-271-3500. www.gabrielpolodds.com
8. Since its formation in 1971, Regions Bank has grown to more than 1,700 banking locations around the country. In addition to offering banking services—such as checking and savings accounts, student and home loans, and commercial banking services—this location features an ATM and drive thru banking options. 9480 College Park Drive. 800-734-4667. www.regions.com
9. The world's largest 24-hour gym chain, Anytime Fitness offers the convenience of a 24-hour, secured gym. Anytime Fitness offers basic strength and weight lifting equipment, cardio devices, physical trainers and a variety of classes. Ste. 20. 936-273-5090.
10. Golden Chopsticks serves traditional Asian cuisine, including chicken, beef, pork and seafood favorites, fried rice, lo mein, pad Thai and moo shu dishes. The restaurant also offers a variety of lunch specials. Ste. 80. 936-273-8878.
11. With nine locations in the greater Houston area, Shogun Japanese Grill & Sushi Bar offers a variety of Japanese cuisine options from Teppanyaki cooking to Teriyaki chicken, as well as dozens of sushi choices with specialty rolls and raw fish options. Shogun also features lunch grill and sushi specials and kids' plates. Ste. 195. 936-273-0023. www.shogungrill.com
12. Open since August 2012, Los Arcos Mexican Kitchen & Bar features traditional TexMex cuisine, including fajitas, enchiladas, tamales, flautas, burritos, tacos, quesadillas, chimichangas and combination plates. Los Arcos offers bar specials, live karaoke every Friday and a party room. Ste. 300. 936-273-1875. www.losarcosmexicankitchen.com
13. The Windvale location is one of 35 MW Cleaners in the Greater Houston area, offering delivery and pickup to its customers as well as traditional dry cleaning options, black tie services, wedding gown preservation and other specialty services. Ste. 150. 936-321-9500. www.mwcleaners.com
14. Windvale Pet Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility offering immunization and wellness care, nutrition counseling, microchipping, internal medicine, behavioral medicine, pain management, surgery, emergency care, and a full pharmacy, among other services. Ste. 240. 936-271-9300. www.mwcleaners.com