THE GALLERIA / UP TOWN - 77056
Located about 6 miles west of downtown, is Houston's Uptown area visitors and residents can enjoy trendy shopping in upscale boutiques and delicious food in the area's many eateries. Texas' largest mall is also located in the area, the Houston Galleria. Here you will find over 375 stores, one of the first ice rinks ever built in a mall, 2 high class hotels and several award winning restaurants. Uptown is the 17th largest business district in the United States and hosts a large accumulation of high rise business and residential structures.