Richmond Chill may be tiny, but it packs in the regulars. Located just inside the Loop, the Chill reaps the benefits of a surprising amount of neighborhood foot traffic and encourages patrons to abide by its "Ride the Chill" motto. The beers are cheap, especially on Tuesdays when even Texas microbrews are $2 each. Seating is available at the cluster of tables throughout the room and barstools (which are often occupied), plus a couch and some tall tables lining the wall and a patio out front. Eclectic artwork from local artisans decks the walls, taking up nearly all the available space.
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Sunglasses, cheetahs, an old cell phone, vacuum cleaners, poetry, picture frames, poetry about picture frames, lightbulbs, A League of Their Own on DVD, whatever.... More »
I'll never judge a book by its cover again. Or rather, I'll never drive past a bar stuck on the end of a drab strip center and think to myself, NFW. The Richmond Chill Bar & Grill (4704 Richmond, 713-622-0775), occupancy load 26, might be my new... More »