Summer in Houston

Here are the most popular places to go in Houston this summer

Here are the most popular places to go in Houston this summer

Topgolf
TopGolf comes up twice in the list of top 10 most popular summer bars.  Topgolf/Facebook

Houstonians are all about patios, burgers, and outdoor adventures during the summer months. That's according to new data from Google Maps, which shows the top trending summer destinations in the city.

Google defines Houston's top trending places as the locations that experienced the highest increase in directions requests during the summertime, from the Friday before Memorial Day through Labor Day.

The tech giant provides a breakdown for the most popular bars, restaurants, tourist attractions, and parks in the Bayou City.

Some are listed more than once, some are now closed, some don't fit the category, and some aren't even in Houston. What can we say, other than it's our IP address and we'll Google what we want. Read on for the results.

Top trending restaurants:

  1. Chick-fil-A
  2. Kata Robata
  3. Sweet Tomatoes - The Woodlands
  4. TGI Fridays 
  5. Pondicheri
  6. Del Frisco's Grille
  7. Jolllibee
  8. Twin Peaks - Kirby 
  9. PDQ
  10. Taco Bell

Top trending bars:

  1. TopGolf
  2. Hopdoddy Burger Bar
  3. Karbach Brewing Co.
  4. Dave & Buster's
  5. Main Event Entertainment 
  6. Drink Houston
  7. Conservatory Underground Beer Garden & Food Hall
  8. TopGolf
  9. 5th Amendment Bar
  10. Champps

Top trending tourist attractions:

  1. Space Center Houston
  2. JPMorgan Chase
  3. Waugh Drive Bat Colony
  4. Boardwalk Inn
  5. San Jacinto Museum of History
  6. Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza
  7. Battleship Texas State Historic Site
  8. Cockrell Butterfly Center
  9. Six Flags
  10. Mickey Leland Federal Building 

Top trending parks:

  1. Hermann Park
  2. CityCentre
  3. Oyster Creek Park
  4. Eleanor Tinsley Park
  5. Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park
  6. Sylvan Beach Park
  7. Meyer Park - dog park
  8. Water Hall Park
  9. Clear Lake Park
  10. Sesquicentennial Park