Guava Lamp is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

1. Guava Lamp

570 Waugh Dr (D'Amico), Houston, TX
Gay Bar · Neartown - Montrose · 33 tips and reviews

Jarrod K.Jarrod Klawinsky: Great gay bar mainstay in Houston. Known for open mics and karaoke on Wednesday. Pretty good drink specials during the week.

Guava L.Guava Lamp: Sunday karaoke, Monday open mic, Tuesday steak night, WEDNESDAY karaoke, Thursday throwback, craft cocktail Friday, Houston's best drag show on saturday, houston gaymer meetup 3rd Saturday's.

Moses M.Moses Medina III: Mango Long Islands are the best!!!

Dan Electro's Guitar Bar is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

2. Dan Electro's Guitar Bar

1031 E 24th St, Houston, TX
Rock Club · Greater Heights · 12 tips and reviews

Gabe B.Gabe Bravo: There's an open mic blues jam on thursday and it is awesome.

JennJenn: Very dive bar like! Best parking is on a side street, then walk to the bar. It's got a great vibe, a cool crew, great stage. Sometimes there is a cover charge - $10, call to see who's playing.

Brannon L.Brannon Lloyd: Total cover charge goes to the band, so $10.00 is more than fair most nights...

Avant Garden is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

3. Avant Garden

411 Westheimer Rd (btwn Whitney & Taft St.), Houston, TX
Bar · Montrose · 35 tips and reviews

13 B.13 BeatKing: Check out the open mic on Wednesday night's upstairs!! Amazing mix of people with an awesome vibe!

Cathal K.Cathal Keane: Go listen to the Free Radicals on Monday nights and dance away them Monday blues. There's great beer, cool vibe and lovely patios.

Vera I.Vera Icon: I didn't know Punk night meant anarchy to deodorant too..

Fitzgerald's is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

4. Fitzgerald's

2706 White Oak Dr (Studewood), Houston, TX
Music Venue · Greater Heights · 51 tips and reviews

Mitch S.Mitch Sawyer: Come support your local artists at open mic nights!

@cobih@cobih: Nice venue for small concerts. Good vibe and atmosphere.

Arthur A.Arthur Atkins: Watch great bands play

Bohemeo's is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

5. Bohemeo's

708 Telephone Rd Ste E (at S Lockwood Dr.), Houston, TX
Café · Greater Eastwood · 40 tips and reviews

Tracy M.Tracy Morris: unpretentious open mic night

Jessica M.Jessica Mercado: Chill spot to unwind. The on tap beer selections change regularly. The prices on the beer are moderate- food is excellent and very fairly priced. I would definitely suggest their Roma Panini!

J. M.J. Martinez: "East end people keep it real"

McGonigel's Mucky Duck is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

6. McGonigel's Mucky Duck

2425 Norfolk St, Houston, TX
Irish Pub · Greenway - Upper Kirby · 37 tips and reviews

Tiffany M.Tiffany McElweenie: Great live music every night of the week. Open mic on Mondays and Irish Session on Wednesdays.

Nik K.Nik K: tucked away Upper Kirby hidden treasure with great live music, an extensive beer selection, and awesome bar-food.

JennJenn: If you like trendy music and fruity vodka drinks, seek your thrills elsewhere. On the other hand, if you like intimate settings, good beer selection, great live music, this is your venue

The Phoenix on Westheimer is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

7. The Phoenix on Westheimer

1915 Westheimer Rd (at Hazard), Houston, TX
Brewery · Neartown - Montrose · 51 tips and reviews

Dylan S.Dylan Skone: Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday is Open Mic Night

George M.George Mavridis: Love the fried pickles!!! Staff is always helpful. Love the vegetarian and vegan options too! Make sure to try the house brewed beer! You won't regret it!

John S.John Sanchez: If you come here often enough you might just get mugged. Don't worry it's a good thing! The owner presents you with a Firkin mug with your name etched into it. *not a foursquare special.

Saint Dane's Bar & Grille is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

8. Saint Dane's Bar & Grille

502 Elgin St (at Brazos St), Houston, TX
Sports Bar · Midtown · 89 tips and reviews

Ian M.Ian Mohammed: Skip open mic night... That was a painful train wreck

Carlos L.Carlos Laurel: Great little dive with friendly staff, tasty bar food and the right prices. The tacos and shrimp dishes are fantastic. Parking can be tricky though.

Austin T.Austin Todd: There's always a good crowd for Dollar tacos on tuesday!

Last Concert Cafe is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

9. Last Concert Cafe

1403 Nance St (btw McKee & William), Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Downtown Houston · 40 tips and reviews

JUDSON T.JUDSON TATE: $3 Margaritas and open mic on Mondays.

Stephanie R.Stephanie Romero: The Guacamole Tacos and Chocolate Flan with caramel and walnuts are to die for. The coffee has a hint of cinnamon

Houston PressHouston Press: Happy Hour: Monday-Friday 4:30pm-7pm

First Tee is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

10. First Tee

12589 Whittington Drive, Houston, TX
Bar · Briarforest · 9 tips and reviews

Janine B.Janine Baillie-Stewart: Rusty hosts a great open mic on Thursdays!

Donell C.Donell Cox: Thursday is steak night!

Sean K.Sean Keegan: Sausage Fest!!! If a woman comes in, well.. Mine got groped last night by the owner while at the jukebox. No respect or class alive and well at FT

Big Easy Social & Pleasure Club is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

11. Big Easy Social & Pleasure Club

5731 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX
Dive Bar · University Place · 25 tips and reviews

Bonnie K.Bonnie Karpay: #1 place in Houston to hear the blues played right! $5 cover on Fri/Sat. Otherwise free admission. Last Thurs of ea month: Houston Blues Society open mic jam. Meet awesome blues lovers that night.

Zachary R.Zachary Rand: Great atmosphere. Diverse and friendly crowd. Dirt cheap drinks. Friendly service. Amazing live music.

Ricky O.Ricky Ocallaghan: best in town

The Abbey Pub is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

12. The Abbey Pub

2002 Fry Rd, Houston, TX
Bar · Westlake · 12 tips and reviews

Lin H.Lin Hoffman: Open mic night on Thursdays. A lot of different people showing off their different talents, plus $2.50 wells and $4 you-call-its. :)

David W.David Wolfe: Try the beer! Its nice, cold and really refreshing!

Debra A.Debra Angerstein: I love this place!

Cedar Creek Café, Bar & Grill is one of The 13 Best Places for Open Mic in Houston.

13. Cedar Creek Café, Bar & Grill

1034 W 20th St (at Beall St.), Houston, TX
American Restaurant · Shady Acres · 125 tips and reviews

Kasey H.Kasey Hollan: Wednesday nights are open mic night ! I believe Johnny Bee put everyone one else to shame . You got to come listen !

Victoria E.Victoria Elizondo: Turkey burger was amazing! One of the best I've had with lots of yummy ingredients like fetta, avocado, cucumbers, etc.

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