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Rice Village Shops

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Address: 6100 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX
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+1 713-524-5264

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Quite and peaceful

Went to it after lunch had a quick turn around it, looks beautiful worth walking around. As well shops had nice stuff and good prices

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not up to what we had heard. WE did not feel the shops were really special. Our lunch was good but not special. The service was very good but atmosphere, food and value? Maybe we just expected too much.

Thank Richard D
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to it after lunch had a quick turn around it, looks beautiful worth walking around. As well shops had nice stuff and good prices

Thank mansoori123
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate at Coco Crepes Waffles and Coffee. Had the breakfast croissant. Was not disappointed. Service and food are very good. Felt like I was at a French cafe.

Thank Robyn D
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Came here on our trip to the states but was very disappointed . Yes there are a few named shops but restaurant but there are also a lot of empty shops. The place looks rather run down in my opinion . The reviews on TripAdvisor were very misleading and gave the impression of much better shopping experience than it was

1 Thank pickyAberdeen
Dallas, Texas
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

After battling the Galleria which gets all the tourist press I discovered Rice Village. Great collection of medium to high medium priced shops with wonderful cafes and local restaurants. What was going to be a one hour excursion became a half day excursion, and then I went back there for dinner. If you have a shopping bug or want to... More 

1 Thank Mark-BrianSonna
Houston, Texas
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

The Rice Village is a hugely popular shopping and restaurant center that both locals and visitors adore. Filled with block after block of shops and restaurants, Rice Village is family-oriented and you will spot many families with youngsters in tow or in strollers. Shops from chain stores like Gap, Victoria's Secret, Express, etc. and individually owned specialty boutiques are joined... More 

1 Thank LoriJMK
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

The parking has become a bit crazy in this area and there are less unique boutiques, but there are still some fine gems in the bustling heat of this out door shopping area. This I would not say is much of a kid place. Lunch with girlfriends would be here nicely hosted. And if you do have the kiddos there... More 

Thank Sandra G
Schertz, Texas
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Rice Village is a super place to just browse the shops and some pretty great food. The Chocolate Bar was addicting and definitely the place to go for a succulent sweet! Enjoyed some great food at Ms Saigon's, and Le Crepes. A fun way to spend the afternoon or evening.

Thank Brenda M
Tomball, Texas
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377 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

I love heading in from the Tomball area on a nice sunny day to stroll through this little section of streets lined with stores and eateries. Some are large commercial establishments like Pier One and Victoria's Secret, but there are also some mom and pop style shops and neat locally owned stores as well. It is a great mix. There... More 

Thank Susie M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

If you have a couple hours before your flight or feeling a lazy Sunday it's a great way to kill a couple hours. Lots of cute little boutiques and eateries. Enjoyed walking around and looking, right next to Rice University Campus, also a nice walk.

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