Celebrity Picks: Libi Lebel

Russian-born conductor Lili Lebel is a Julliard grad who has worked with symphonies worldwide and is the music director of the Doctors Orchestra of Houston. She sat down with Citysearch to talk about some of her favorites outside of her orchestra life.

Updated: December 05, 2006

At Home: Houston

Barnaby's Cafe

1701 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77019

"Has a home atmosphere and a great menu. Their Chinese chicken salad is my favorite in town."

The French House

5901 Westheimer Rd Ste Y, Houston, TX 77057

"A perfect brunch cafe that has a casual atmosphere, but the food is delicious. Try their California sandwich."

Blue Fish House

2241 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098

"Located in a small cottage with the ambiance of a Japanese tea room, this cute sushi restaurant has fresh fish and inexpensive pricing."

Rainbow Lodge

2011 Ella Blvd, Houston, TX 77008

"With superb service and delicious food, this romantic venue offers dynamic views, three fireplaces, a citrus grove, kitchen garden, creek views, decks and terraces."


3755 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77046

"Offers fine dining and dramatic ambiance."

Ovations Hair Studio & Spa

2410 Quenby St, Houston, TX 77005

"For people who like personalized service, this place is for you. Nestled on a quiet street in Rice Village, this is a small hair salon where they devote their attention to just one or two people at a time."

The Retreat at Artesian Lakes

235 Chain-O-Lakes Resort, Cleveland, TX 77327

"Located an hour from Houston, the resort features 250-miles of interconnected lakes fed by artesian wells and natural springs. Chain-O-Lakes offers overnight accommodations year-round in authentic log cabins, log suites and vacation houses."