Charbar

305 Travis St
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 222-8177

5 reviews

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In Short
Operating downtown since the '30s, Duke of Hollywood Tailors (also known as the Char Bar after a recent renovation) is a tailor shop and bar selling custom-made suits and shirts alongside stiff martinis. A large bar…

Reviews

  • By ambraver over 6 years ago on Citysearch

    Great idea? turn the ailing family business into a cool modern bar. The merchandise (and the shoe shine stand) is still there with a cocktail lounge morphed onto it . The lighting and situation in the "historic district" of downtown gives… Read more »

  • By Contributor almost 8 years ago on Citysearch

    In Short
    Operating downtown since the '30s, Duke of Hollywood Tailors (also known as the Char Bar after a recent renovation) is a tailor shop and bar selling custom-made suits and shirts alongside stiff martinis. A large bar… Read more »

  • By odoe almost 9 years ago on Citysearch

    The title says it all. Not only great atmosphere, great staff, great drinks but a unique collection of patrons. All economic strati co-mingle without any attitude. The place feels like a home away from home. The big "W" is one of a… Read more »

  • By cindimiller about 10 years ago on Citysearch

    after work when you, need a drink and you want to go to a place that is laid back and great in everything go to Char Bar! Not only is the service great ladies, but the bartender Jeremy is a cutie. the prices are normal for the downtown… Read more »

  • By bohannon213 over 11 years ago on Citysearch

    This bar is my new favorite! My friends took me for my birthday and the staff took care of us. The drinks were strong, and even though they were a little on the expensive side, it was worth it. There was great music and people were… Read more »

  • By slinkycat almost 12 years ago on Citysearch

    This family owned nightspot used to be Duke of Hollywood Tailors. Now it houses Char Bar named after the owner's daughter. Everyone in the joint has primo personality. Couldn't ask for nicer patronage. Even if you go alone you will be fine… Read more »