Housed in a spare, brick-lined room with windows overlooking bustling Westheimer, Paulie’s is a Montrose neighborhood favorite. Locals stroll in any time of day for generous bowls of pasta, two-fisted panini, and healthy salads like the summer vegetable with a refreshing side of melon. Next time we’ll try the nightly special—think meat loaf or osso buco. Perfect last bite: the scrumptious homemade cookies.
Drinks: Beer & wine