There are tons of great places and bars to meet cougars in Houston if you know where to go. Our city is huge and very spread out so it can also be easy to waste a lot of time looking around. If you want to find the best cougar bars as well as other places to meet them you have come to the right place.
We have put in the time to find the spots where meeting Houston cougars is actually pretty easy for both younger and older guys. A lot of places might have a lot of women 35+ but they are all married. Others might be full of single women but they are not really that attractive. We tracked down the spots where you can meet cougars who are both attractive and single.
This is where you should be spending your time.
Let's talk about our favorite cougar bar before we get into the other options. There are several great options to choose from but you need to consider this one first.
Howl at the Moon is another one of the best bars to try when you’re trying to find that special lady. It’s such a fun place that gives everyone a reason to want to go and dance the night away. Bust out your dancing shoes as this is the best place in the city to dance to some dueling pianos and meet cougars in Houston. It also has some of the best live shows!
Howl at the Moon is easily one of the best places to meet mature women in town. So why not go get your groove on and maybe you’ll meet your catch at the same time!
Online dating isn't just for younger singles anymore. Mature women also enjoy meeting men online since it's so much easier than going out every night!
If you want to find a quick fling with a cougar there is really only one good option. eHarmony is great but tends to have more of an emphasis on longer-term relationships. Tinder is popular in Houston but good luck finding any attractive women 35+ on there, especially those interested in a younger guy.
It’s hard NOT to recommend that guys at least check out Adult FriendFinder (you can try them for free with the links above after all). We have seen a lot of guys find success using it and most of those guys have been pretty average in the looks department. With that kind of success and how little time it takes to use there really isn’t a downside.
This is our most reliable way to meet cougars to take home around the city!
In our experience, the best place to meet Houston cougars looking to get down to business fast is Adult FriendFinder. This site is completely focused on connecting people looking to jump into bed fast and they don't mess around. With over 50,000,000 members and the largest number of women 35+ of any app like this you can't go wrong.
You can try them for free and see what we mean. It is going to be most guys best bet. We have ranked and reviewed all the best hookup apps so we know what we are talking about.
There are several great options to meet cougars in Houston when you're going out but you only have so much time and money you can spend. If you REALLY want to meet a lot of single cougars you need to be smart and efficient with your time. That means checking out Cougar Life's free trial.
A lot of cougars have stopped spending time in bars and clubs and ONLY meeting single guys online. They're busy too and being able to connect with men, especially when they want to date younger guys, makes their life (and your life) a LOT easier.
If you haven't tried out online dating yet to meet cougars you're missing out on a TON of opportunities!
There are a few reasons why we've found Cougar Life to be the best option for most guys and why it's at the top of our rankings for the best cougar dating apps and sites:
There are other options out there that have more people using them but actually finding single cougars can be very time-consuming. Even if you find attractive women over 35 using them you never really know if they're interested in dating younger guys.
With Cougar Life, every woman using it is VERY open to dating both younger and older guys and they aren't afraid to show it! No other option out there has more REAL COUGARS that you can actually meet up with.
Cougar Life is great for older guys who want to date cougars but younger guys will be especially pleased with it. There is still a big stigma with women about dating younger guys in a lot of places and Cougar Life does a great job of making women feel comfortable with their desires.
No other option comes anywhere close to being as effective for guys who want to date older women!
Instead of worrying that the women you're messaging MIGHT be interested in a younger guy you know she is. Don't be surprised if you actually get older women messaging you first for once either!
It doesn't matter how many people are using an app or site if all the women are just there for attention. Most of the bigger free apps out there are filled with time-wasting women who just want to collect compliments.
In our experience, the women on Cougar Life are MUCH more engaged and actually want to meet guys in person. Why else would they use such a specific site? There is also a great mix of women who want short-term fun and those who want an actual relationship. You can pick and choose.
If you haven't tried out Cougar Life's free trial you absolutely should. It's a great experience for most guys and a combination of time spend in our favorite places on this list and Cougar Life is a recipe for success!
Bars are by far some of the best places to meet women, especially older women. Here are some of our favorites spread across the city.
The Central Business District may be full of offices, but it's also home to plenty of bars where you can easily meet a cougar looking to enjoy happy hour!
Are you ready to hang out at a fun local bar that always has a fun crowd? Then you’ll want to check out Truck Yard. This low-key rustic bar is a central hangout spot for lots of local singles. This is one of our favorite bars that supplies us with amazing beers and live music with both indoor and outdoor seating.
When you first get here you’ll immediately notice the atmosphere. Everyone here is friendly and always willing to talk to someone new. Along with that, there’s lots of communal seating that you can take advantage of. So come here ready to drink a beer and listen to some great tunes. Turn to the cute woman next to you and ask her what she thinks, and you could be heading back home together.
Sunny’s is one of those Houston cougar bars that you can’t help but fall in love with its charm. With a tropical vibe and .25 alcohol-soaked pineapples, how can you really go wrong?
When you meet your special lady there, you can start a casual conversation about the beachy vibe that Sunny’s gives off. Our city isn’t known for its beaches so finding this little tropical vibes bar in this city is great. You can also ask the woman you approach where she likes to spend her vacations. Then you can ask her if she wants a pina colada or sex on the beach. Either way, this is a great place to let your hair down and relax!
Reserve 101 is located in the heart of the city and is one of the hottest spots to meet your next mature girlfriend. This bar has one of the best and has the most whiskey selections in all of Houston. Why not walk up to the woman that’s caught your eye and ask her what her favorite type of whiskey is? She can maybe suggest one for you to try as well.
Then you can ask to buy her a drink and from there bond over your shared love of whiskey. Never fret if at first, you don’t succeed because there are plenty of cougars looking for a guy like you.
Our city's suburbs also have their own nightlife scenes. These are some bars we like that are a little further away from downtown.
Chayn's is pretty large and attracts a lot of Houston cougars. This place is a pretty good mix of attractive women without being too pricy. Most of the guys that go here pretty much just hang around the walls and don't make a move so if you are willing to take the first step you will do well here.
One word of warning, there is a fairly strict dress code so step it up a bit and leave the sneakers at home, it will be well worth your effort. It can be a little smokey and the bartenders are a little hit-or-miss but overall are really solid spot.
Heights Bier Garten is one of our favorite places to kick back with a beer. The beer garden offers patrons 96 beers on tap along with a tasty bar menu. The place also has an expansive patio with tons of communal seating. There’s a reason why this is our favorite spot to spend a weekend afternoon.
With communal seating all around and tons of beer options, this place attracts lots of older women. The women who come here to grab a drink are far from pretentious. They’re often pretty down to earth and always looking to meet a cutie to have a good time with. So if you happen to be better with your words than with your dance moves, then check out Heights Bier Garten.
The Remington Bar is located in the St. Regis Hotel in downtown. This lounge/bar will give you an upscale fine dining experience as well as have some great cocktails to choose. This is a great place to meet women who are in town for the week. You'll also find locals who are looking to gussy up for the evening. The Remington has a great atmosphere that even though it is a little upscale, still has great vibes with great people.
When you spot your mature love, ask her to suggest something from the wine list that tickles her fancy. This way you can bond over your mutual love of great wine. It’s an easy way to start a conversation with that new lovely lady.
The Tasting Room is just one of those places you need to go if you’re a wine lover. If you’re looking to discover new wines and new mature women, then look no further! At The Tasting Room, whether you’re knowledge of wine is limited or broad, you’ll never feel like an outsider. With great tasting menus, you can easily discuss wine that you’ve just discovered with a beauty across the way.
From there you can speak to each other about the wines that you both have tried. A smooth move would be to find out her favorite kind and then buy a bottle for the two of you. She’ll love the fact that you listened and took the time to make sure she had her favorite thing. The Tasting Room also has food so if a drink goes well then who knows! Maybe you two will be sharing dinner in no time.
Feel like dancing with a hot older woman? These clubs draw in a more mature crowd and you're sure to find lots of single cougars here!
If you can appreciate music from the 80s (or happen to love it), then you’ll have a great time at Etro Night Club. Etro Night Club is an 80s nightclub where you can dance to Depeche Mode, The Cure and The Smiths. You’ll hear an awesome mix of dance and hip-hop from the 80s that brings out lots of single women.
One of our favorite things about this nightclub is how enthused everyone is to dance. There have been nights where we didn’t leave the dance floor. So grab a drink by the bar and then make your way to the dance floor. And if you happen to have the moves, you could swing away with a cutie in your arms.
While there are lots of dance clubs to choose from in Houston, none of them have quite the appeal of Club Tropicana. Club Tropicana has been around since 1999 and it is the best place for dancing. The club is known for being a hot spot for salsa and merengue dancing. In fact, that’s the kind of music the live bands primarily play.
However, don’t worry about not having the right dance moves. We’ve come here with a fun attitude and that has gotten us through the night many times. The women who come here are fun, sexy and have fantastic dance moves. So if you’re brave enough to risk it on the dance floor, then you could be walking away from the club a very lucky guy.
If you want to skip the usual nightlife scene when it comes to meeting mature women, we know just the places for you to check out.
Take your pooch to the Market Street Park and join other like-minded people who enjoy the fresh air, getting their dogs out for a day of fun and meeting other dog-lovers. Dog lovers of all ages head to the park on days off and while you are introducing your pup to another introduce yourself to that lovely older lady!
Strike up a conversation about -what else? Your dogs, of course. Everyone has a story to tell about their pet and it is a great ice-breaker and a way to initiate conversation without feeling awkward. Even if you don't own a dog you can always offer to borrow one from a friend for a day at the park!
Women especially love their pets, and what better way to find cougars in Houston than visiting a dog park? Chances are if your dogs like each other, you will too! You won't know, though unless you go there!
Tired of the city's nightlife scene and looking for a more casual way to meet women? Well, look no further than Boomtown Coffee. Coffee shops are an excellent place to meet someone new and mingle in a no-pressure atmosphere. Boomtown Coffee makes that even easier with their cozy cafe that serves up some pretty phenomenal coffee.
The ambiance of the place and the cozy decor all attract lots of mature women. We recommend grabbing a coffee and then making your way to an available table. Try to sit close enough to the gorgeous woman who caught your eye upon entering. Ask her what she’s reading or listening to and you’ll immediately notice how receptive women are outside of a bar or nightclub.
Whatever scene you're into, it's nice to branch out sometimes. Here are some more reliable options for meeting older women in our city.
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Everyone enjoys a good laugh and that goes double for the cougars! Comedy clubs bring in all types of people who are out to have a good time, and this includes groups of older ladies wanting to let loose and laugh the night away. Often, cougars travel in groups when they are out on the town, so this is your chance to get to know one or two of them.
If finding a cougar with a good sense of a humor is a top priority you find them here.
Don't be shy-offer to buy her (them) a drink and introduce yourself. It's not a bar per-se but a fun place to be if you are looking while out and about. The atmosphere is definitely going to be laid back here so you shouldn't be nervous about approaching an older lady. She is there for the same reason you are-to have a good time!
Looking for cougars in comedy clubs? Hell, yes! Check out the Houston Improv or the Sportz Comedy Club (which happens to have an 'adults only' lineup on Saturday nights) to see what great talent is in the lineup for your night of hilarity and to get you moving in the right direction.
You can kill two birds with one stone-or have your laughs and meet your cougar at the same time! Definitely hit the comedy clubs once in a while!
If it’s attractive (and available) older women that you’re looking for, there’s no other site we’ve found that compares to eHarmony and we’ve reviewed quite a few. eHarmony has been around the block and has the best results by far of any site out there (not to mention the best results we have seen). A few important facts about it:
They also guide the communication process in the beginning so if you’re someone who gets nervous around women, you don’t need to worry because it’s designed to help you succeed. Every guy should check out their proven trial offer so you can start testing out the site and see what online dating SHOULD be like.
Men love eHarmony because the matching capabilities are so good. Women are actually responding to your messages and often even messaging you first. This is a big contrast when compared with other sites where so many of your messages go unanswered, which can be really discouraging when you’re putting yourself out there.
The signup process is a little long but does an amazing job of only letting through women who are motivated to actually meet for long-term relationships!
eHarmony also does a great job of matching you with women who share common interests and values. Also, because the women on eHarmony tend to be a little bit older than they are on apps like Tinder, they already know what they want and they won’t be wasting your time. We’re talking about mature women who have full, rich lives and don’t want to deal with guys who aren’t serious.
We have a lot of great things to say about eHarmony but we don’t want you to just take our word for it. See for yourself by taking advantage of the proven trial and connecting with women in your area right away. It really is the highest quality dating site out there. Sign up today to get started.
If you want to easily and quickly meet lots of hot older women, then there’s nothing better than Pre-Dating Speed Dating. This awesome speed dating service hosts some of the best events in the city. Their events make it simple and fun to meet lots of single women in a short span of time. They host events for all different age groups, which means you can meet women no matter what your type. So give speed dating a chance! You’ll immediately wonder why you hadn’t thought of it before.
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