River oaks and the galleria on the map while the original subdivision is smaller the areas bounded by buffalo bayou and westheimer road shepherd drive and i 610 are usually considered river oaks. The neighborhood is within the inner loop giving residents easy access to the citys main hubs. Many of the spots here are see and be seen kind of restaurants but theres plenty of solid fare to be found within the confines of this historically upscale hood. Established in the 1920s by brothers william and michael hogg the community became a well publicized national model for community planning.
The neighborhood spans 1100 acres and is bounded by buffalo bayou to the north westheimer road to the south south shepherd drive to the east and willowick road to the west. Over the past couple of years the river oaks district has rapidly become one of the citys hottest dining neighborhoods. We would like to show you a description here but the site wont allow us.