Katy, TX Has the Shopping and Dining You Crave
The Greater Katy Area has a multitude of unique downtown shops, well-planned mixed-use town centers, and diverse eateries for every mood and inclination. It’s a foodie’s paradise, and Katy Mills Mall is a destination in and of itself! You can easily go into Houston for shopping and dining, but you certainly don’t have to because Katy has it all and then some! New store and restaurant options are always opening!
The 1.3 million-square-foot Katy Mills Mall offers shoppers over 175 outlet and retail stores, dining, and lodging. Entertainment options include an AMC movie theater and DIG WORLD TX, a construction-themed adventure park that allows kids and adults to safely operate authentic construction equipment, including excavators, skid steers, and UTVs.
Katy Mills completed a major interior and exterior transformation in 2019, just in time for the center's 20th Anniversary. The center now boasts a contemporary dining pavilion, a Disney Jr. Play Zone, remodeled restrooms, plush seating areas, upgraded LED lighting, new flooring, sky-lights, WiFi, parking pylons, directional signs, concrete walkways, and refreshed landscaping.
Houston Premium Outlets, offering 145 designer and name-brand outlet stores including Burberry, Nike, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tory Burch, and Versace, is located in northwest Houston off of U.S. Highway 290 West at Fairfield Place Drive; approximately 35 minutes from downtown Houston and the Galleria uptown district. Enjoy upscale outlet shopping at Houston's largest Outlets, and save up to 65 percent every day.
Katy Asian Town is a popular complex with delicious multicultural restaurants anchored by the national-chain H Mart, America’s number one Asian supermarket. The center’s comprehensive design concept will provide overall lifestyle needs, including entertainment, office, and medical service.
LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch is an upscale 34-acre, 300,000 square foot Main Street style mixed-use development with 271,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space. This visionary development employs over 1,500 people and has created a strong “sense of place” and destination for Katy area residents. Come check out the Farmers Market or the bevy of special events and classes.
Katy Ranch Crossing is a 129-acre mixed-use development anchored by retail and Main Event, a family-oriented entertainment experience that offers electric car carting, dining, laser tag, bowling, rock climbing, and miniature golf. Katy Ranch Crossing includes the Katy Ranch Office Building I and luxury apartments.
Katy Main Street, the City of Katy’s shopping venue located at Pin Oak and I-10, is an 85-acre mixed-use center anchored by Texas-based HEB Grocery store near the Mark A. Chapman YMCA. Katy Main Street boasts numerous dining and retail options with multiple sites available for further development.
The Katy Boardwalk District will be approximately 80 acres of mixed-use development within walking distance of the Typhoon Texas Waterpark and Katy Mills Mall, anchored by a newly constructed 90-acre lake and nature preserve. Katy Boardwalk District will feature a full-service conference center hotel, luxury loft residences, 155,000 square feet of retail, dining, and entertainment space, as well as approximately 60,000 square feet of office space.
“Old Town,” the heart and soul of Katy, includes the new City Hall site north of I-10. Bordered by beautiful old-growth oak trees and featuring a plaza, ”Old Town” offers unique specialty shops, hardware, antiques, and restaurants where you’ll probably know the owners by name.
Villagio Town Center, a 112,000-square-foot upscale lifestyle center, is located at Westheimer Parkway and South Peek Road. A central courtyard features shopping, dining, and scheduled live entertainment.
MKT Distillery Tasting Room serves their own distilled liquor made from locally grown rice and produced in the distinctive Katy Rice Silos.
No Label Brewing Co. produces several primary and seasonal beers, which can be found on the shelves of major stores and bars throughout the Houston area. Visit The Taproom to try a pint, meet some friends, and throw some axes.