Your Visit To Richmond TX

Hi friend,

I wanted to share a few suggestions with you incase you are visiting soon and are not sure where to start. I included some of my favorite restaurants, attractions, model homes to visit and even open houses! I hope you find this list helpful during your stay, especially if it is your first visit.

If you are interested in what we recommend in other nearby cities, check out our First Visit category.

Places To Experience

Fort Bend Museum - The Museum campus contains a self-guided tour of the Fort Bend Museum exhibit gallery, the Historic 1855 Long-Smith Cottage and the 1883 Moore Home. Also, the museum has rotating exhibits and offers guided house tours, as well as various themed events.

The Grove Do-Nutz & Deli - This local hotspot serves gourmet doughnuts, including crème brulee, red velvet cheesecake, chocolate tres leches, banana pudding, sriracha bacon and cronut varieties that will knock your socks off.

George Ranch Historical Park - Come and explore Fort Bend County’s history at this living museum, which preserves the area’s past and showcases Texas’ heritage through educational and interactive programs. Wander through the gardens of the 1830s Jones Stock Farm, which was one of the earliest settlements in Northeast Mexico; take a journey through the 1830s and ’60s on the Heritage Trail; learn about diverse cultures with exhibits at the George Ranch Historical Park; and let your imagination soar as you explore the historic home and barns of the 1930s George Cattle Ranch Complex.

Braman Winery Tasting Room - Come in to enjoy reds, whites, and sparkling wines or check out their upcoming special events: Ladies nights, live bands, open mics and wine bingo nights.

Parks to Visit 

Mayde Creek Hike & Bike Trails - This is a great place to run or walk through the early morning hours. The trail runs about 2.5 miles along an asphalt paved surface and covers a short distance through a quaint Texan neighborhood.

Baker Road Pocket Park Hike and Bike Trails - Enjoy a flat ride through a quiet neighborhood and stroll through the serene and peaceful environment on this path that passes through a wooded area.

Pecan Grove Park - This is a Park with playgrounds, a pavilion, baseball, football, soccer & volleyball facilities, restrooms and more!

King George Park - The park boasts a variety of amenities, including an artificial turf field, basketball courts, spray and waterplay elements, tennis courts, a community garden and picnic area.

Clay Park - This Park features Basketball Court, Jogging/Walking Trail, Pavilion, Picnic Areas and more!

Freeman Town Park - People can enjoy wide array of amenities such as Basketball Court, Pavilion, Tennis courts, Picnic Areas, and Playground.

Make sure to check out the calendar for different events happening in and around Richmond.


Blockhouse Coffee & Kitchen - serves specialty espresso drinks as well as made-to-order, pour-over coffee. There is a wide variety of breakfast and lunch options on their menu, such as specialty toasts, veggie club sandwiches, adult grilled cheese and BLTA salad.

Sandy McGee's Restaurant - Sandy McGee's is known for its award-winning broccoli cheese soup, colorful fruit salads, creamy chicken salad and delicious desserts. Grilled burgers and sandwiches, as well as mouth-watering dinner choices, are also on the menu.

Pier 36 Seafood & Oyster Bar - This is a top rated Seafood place. The menu includes fried and grilled entrees such as whole fried catfish, seafood gumbo, shrimp etouffee, as well as new items such as ceviche, grilled tuna, grilled rainbow trout, and crabmeat stuffed mushrooms.

Mugz Coffee Bar - The Mugz coffee shop offers a wide array of locally roasted premium coffee and espresso drinks, teas, pastries, and so much more!

Fusion Kitchen - offers excellent Asian cuisine with a mix of Chinese and Japanese dishes. You'll find a large selection of authentic menu items at reasonable prices on lunch and dinner menus.

9er's Grill - You won't be disappointed with their Burgers, Spuds, Fajitas, Steaks, Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner! Plus, great customer service.

Crazy Coffee Cafe - In Crazy Coffee Cafe, you can find a wide range of breakfast and lunch items that are sure to please you. Everything is freshly made in the cafe to ensure that your taste buds are highly satisfied. They also do catering for parties or any events.

Tejas Mexican Grill - This restaurant offers Tex-Mex and American food. They do breakfast, lunch, dinner and a lot more!

Old Rail Road Cafe - You can find tasty burgers, waffles, chicken, pot roast and shrimp & grits all in the quaint atmosphere of a small town

Larry's Original Mexican Restaurant - is a traditional Tex-Mex eats & beer in a bare-bones space since 1960. They offer a wide variety of food, along with excellent customer service.

Mimi's New Orleans - Mimi's serves original New Orleans style dishes in a Cajun & Creole setting. Their menu includes a wide variety of dishes, including Jambalaya, Etouffee, Shrimp and Grits and more!

Check out this blog post - Things To Do | Link.

Neighborhoods to Check Out


  • Price Range: $300k – $1.6M
  • Amenities: Covered Patio, Fitness Center, Outdoor Gaming Area, Park, Party Rooms, Swim Center, Tennis Courts, and Trails.
  • Open House - Link
  • Home For sale - Link

Harvest Green

  • Price Range: $350k – $700k
  • Amenities: Pool, Splash Pad, Fitness Center and Studio, Parks, Playground, Event Center and Lawn, Tennis and Volleyball Courts, Lake and Docks, and a Dog Park.
  • Open Houses - Link
  • Home for sale - Link

Lakes of Bella Terra

  • Price Range: $320k – $800k
  • Amenities: Walking Trails, Tennis and Volleyball Court, Pools, Splash Pad, Waterslides, Recreation Centers, Fitness Center, Soccer Field, Greenbelts, Fishing Ponds.)
  • Open Houses - Link
  • Home For sale - Link

Long Meadow Farms

  • Price Range: $250k – $800k
  • Amenities: Parks, Resort-Style Pool, Tennis Courts, Playgrounds, Trails, and a Fitness Center.
  • Open House - Link
  • Home for sale - Link

Stonecreek Estates

  • Price Range: $300k – $700k
  • Amenities: Resort-Style Pool, Splash Pad, Playground, Walking Trails, and a Tennis Court.
  • Open House - Link
  • Home for sale - Link


  • Price Range: $250k – $800k
  • Amenities: Recreation Center, Fitness Center, Pool with Slides, Club House, Kid Splash Zone, Playgrounds, Event Lawn, Hike and Bike Trails, Yoga Lawn, Message and Spa.
  • Open Houses - Link
  • Home for sale - Link

Most Popular New Construction Neighborhoods in the Richmond TX

1. Deer Run Meadows | Homes for sale.
2. Veranda | Homes for sale.
3. Creekside Farm | Homes for sale.
4. Grand Mission Estate | Homes for sale.
5. Mandola | Homes for sale.

Six Best “Bang for your Buck” Neighborhoods in Richmond TX

Kingsbridge Place

– Neighborhood featuring mostly older homes from the 90’s & early 2000’s that are very well maintained. They have a   clubhouse with a community pool, fitness center, and children’s playground. Located off of Bissonnet which makes it very   easy to get to a variety of grocery stores, restaurants, and other services.

New Territory

– This neighborhood has larger homes for great prices. They offer three separate recreation centers each with their own   impressive pools, multiple nature parks full of trails, fitness centers, and playgrounds. It’s also home to New Territory   Sports Complex which has baseball & soccer fields, a snack bar, and a playground. Located by Grand Parkway and Highway   90.


– This community offers a variety of home styles and prides itself on being very family oriented. There’s a great pool with   slides & a splash pad, a colorful play ground & splash park, a dog park, and a lake which makes for stunning views.   RiverPark Shopping Center is right at the neighborhood entrance and has tons of restaurants & retail stores.


– Established neighborhood with homes from the early 2000’s. They have a community club house with a pool and tennis   courts. It’s located on Old Richmond road for quick access to restaurants, grocery stores, and shops.


– Another established community, homes mostly built from the 70’s throughout the 90’s. There’s a recreation center,   swimming pool, large playground, and pavilions with picnic tables. You’re just minutes away from multiple grocery stores,   restaurants, and other services here.


– This neighborhood features fairly larger homes built in the early 2000’s. They have a community center with a pool, club   house, tennis courts, and a scenic pond. There’s also four different playgrounds for kids to enjoy. Located near Highway 6.

Model Homes To Visit in Richmond TX

1. Candela | Homes for sale.
Address: 26631 Candela Heights Dr, Richmond, TX 77406

2. Mandola Farms | Homes for sale.
Address: 515 Mandola Farms Dr, Richmond, TX 77406

3. Grand Trails | Homes for sale.
Address: 6630 Bridge Mountain Trl, Richmond, TX 77407

4. Grand Mission Estates | Homes for sale
Address: 8426 Terrace Valley Cir, Richmond, TX 77407

5. Lakeview Retreat | Homes for sale.
Address: 6911 Aspen Highlands Ct, Richmond, TX 77407

6. Veranda | Homes for sale.
Address: 22918 Henderson Row Dr, Richmond, TX 77469

7. McCrary Meadows | Homes for sale.
Address: 3202 Star Jasmine Dr, Richmond, TX 77406

8. Grand Vista | Homes for sale.
Address: 7918 Tindarey Maple Trace, Richmond, TX 77407

9. Riverwood Village | Homes for sale.
Address: 5323 Rivers Edge Dr, Richmond, TX 77469

10. Aliana | Homes for sale.
Address: 11207 Mossrigg Cir, Richmond, TX 77407

11. Stonecreek Estate | Homes for sale.
Address: 1727 Opal Field Ln, Richmond, TX 77469

12. Talavera | Homes for sale.
Address: 24807 Twilight Hollow Ln, Richmond, TX 77406

Other Richmond TX Related Blog Posts – Richmond TX Category (I would start with the links below, and then the category link.)

  • What is the weather like in Richmond TX? – Link.
  • Best High School in Richmond TX – Link.
  • Best Elementary Schools in Richmond TX – Link.


I hope you have found this blog post super helpful. If there is anything else we can do for you, including helping you sell (or buy) a home, I would be honored to assist. I hope you have a great day/evening. Cheers, Jo & Co.


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