Bottoms up! Here are 34 bars and taprooms reopening in the Houston area starting today

Marvin Radtke toasts the opening of the Friends and Neighbors bar following the Wisconsin Supreme Court's decision to strike down Gov. Tony Evers' safer-at-home order amid the coronavirus pandemic, Wednesday, May 13, 2020, in Appleton, Wis. (William Glasheen/The Post-Crescent via AP)
Marvin Radtke toasts the opening of the Friends and Neighbors bar following the Wisconsin Supreme Court's decision to strike down Gov. Tony Evers' safer-at-home order amid the coronavirus pandemic, Wednesday, May 13, 2020, in Appleton, Wis. (William Glasheen/The Post-Crescent via AP)

HOUSTON – Houston bar-goers, rejoice!

Bars in the Houston-area can now reopen thanks to Gov. Abbott’s latest announcement on Monday.

Bars opening Friday will need to follow a list of guidelines provided by the state which includes limiting occupancy to 25 percent, screening employees and notifying customers that drink orders cannot be taken at the bar. More guidelines can be found by clicking here.

As of Friday, 23 Houston-area bars have opened according to this list from CultureMap Houston and this one from Houstonia Magazine.

These are the locations they listed:

4J Brewery (1348 Cedar Post, Houston)

13 Celsius (3000 Caroline, Houston; reservations required)

77 Degrees (2416 Brazos, Ste. 200, Houston)


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