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Experience One of the Best Live Music Scenes in Texas at Houston’s Silver Slipper

Get back to your roots at this timeless R&B nightclub
Written by Joe Nick Patoski. Photographs by Darren Carroll.

Experience One of the Best Live Music Experiences in Texas at Houston’s Silver Slipper

In broad daylight, the Silver Slipper is hardly a looker. The compact building 4 miles northeast of downtown Houston is about as long and wide as an eight-lane bowling alley—“indistinct Minimal Traditional,” according to The Handbook of Texas. Three days a week, it’s a bar, short-order eatery, and neighborhood hangout.

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Silver Slipper

3717 Crane St. in Houston
Hosts live rhythm and blues Sat 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Doors open 8 p.m. $5 cover.
713-673-9004

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