Artists, chefs, fashionistas, and beer brewers sure know how to coast their own way in Corpus Christi. Meet some of the lady boss businesses that are loved by locals and visitors alike!


From curated collections to handmade crafts and artisanal goods, Corpus Christi boutiques have a wide selection of items that will make you shop 'till you drop! Whether you're shopping with friends, celebrating a bachelorette party, looking for a special occasion outfit, or searching for the perfect holiday gift, the boutiques in Corpus Christi have something for everyone. From vintage, pre-loved gems at 20/20 Vintage to contemporary clothing at Jewels, coast through and shop local in the Gulf Coast Capital.

  • 4034 Weber Rd
  • (361) 334-0272

Sew Bonita® is a Corpus Christi based business curated by Elena Flores. The shop sells uniquely sewn items, cultural gifts and so much more!

  • 4646 Everhart Rd.
  • (361) 884-7323

Threads is unique because clothing, shoes & accessories are bought, sold and traded from the public. We hand pick the most desirable items based on past experiences, style, condition, brand & season. Threads versatile team is built by kind & creative fashion lovers, who are…

  • 5230 Kostoryz Rd
  • (361) 334-0050

Brighten someone’s day with Rose Soiree. Rose Soiree is the neighborhood luxury florist specializing in arrangements, special events, and workshops. This premier floral shop services large and small events, while catering to any budget. Whether you’re looking for a custom design…

  • 423 Lomax St. Suite A
  • (361) 244-2781

Step into a world of wonder! This little eclectic shop packs a punch with unique art, vintage clothing, jewelry, vinyl, purses and home decor. Curating local art that will open the minds of imagination. Open Tuesday -Sunday and by appt in Monday. You’re sure to find something…

  • 5830 McArdle Rd., STE 9
  • (361) 991-7222

With plenty to do in our Sparkling City, a chic outfit is a must. Stop by Jewel’s for a one of a kind boutique featuring the latest trends, classic styles and plenty of accessories to pair! And the best part? You can shop guilt-free with the affordable prices and unique brands…

  • 4317 S. Alameda St.
  • (361) 991-3344

Locally owned antique store offering vintage clothing, pop culture memorabilia, furniture, jewelry, and more. Located within Antique Row.

  • 108 Peoples St. T-Head
  • 13618818503

Cathy's Boutique is located at 108 People's St. T-Head right next to Harrison's Landing. Cathy has all kinds of gifts and goodies for you to enjoy. Anything from apparel to art, she has it!

  • 309 N. Water St. Ste C
  • (361) 442-2224

A home and garden boutique specializing in European antiques and easy to grow plants. Hand poured candles, locally made pottery, jewelry, and art. Opening at 309 Water Street June 2023!

  • 903 N Chaparral

Chels Marie Boutique is a charming vintage clothing shop located near Artesian Park in downtown Corpus Christi. Framed with a white picket fence, this quaint cottage style clothing store is filled with a mixture of classic pieces, eclectic furniture, and handmade accessories.


Outdoor Adventures

Corpus Christi is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and water sports lovers. Corpus Christi has it all if you're looking to kayak, paddleboard, jet ski, or surf. Check out these women-owned excursions when you need a little R&R on the Gulf!

  • 89 Coopers Alley L-Head Slip T-5
  • (361) 760-1050

Situated on a houseboat in the downtown Corpus Christi Marina, Water Dog Yoga, SUP & Barre is Corpus Christi's first floating yoga and fitness studio. Water Dog offers yoga and fitness classes on the upper deck of the Floating Yoga Studio as well as Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP)…

  • 4401 Gulfbreeze Blvd
  • (361) 442-0628

Nature Trails Kayaking offers guided kayak eco-tours for the whole family in the bays and wetlands near Corpus Christi and Port Aransas. We also rent kayaks.

  • 14802 Whitecap Blvd.
  • (361) 287-6060

Pretty Picnics Corpus Christi is a luxury pop up picnic experience serving Corpus Christi, Texas. We believe life's moments (big or small) should be celebrated, cherished and remembered. We'll help you create memories on your next occasion.

  • 3606 Castle Rock Circle
  • 361-263-9922

Hello! Join Paint and Picnic for a brand new picnicking experience. We are combining the beauty of a picnic and the fun of painting to being you a fun, relaxing, and memorable experience. All while enjoying the beauty of Corpus Christi, Texas! We offer a variety of services…


Drinks & Eats

With a growing food scene and new local businesses popping up, now's the time to savor the flavors of the coast! From bus stations converted to bars, fusion food, and hip coffee shops abound, there's something for everyone in these women-owned businesses that focus on delicious drinks and eats.

  • 702 N. Chaparral St.
  • (361) 462-4121

Located at the former Greyhound Bus Station is a patio style bar you’re sure to love. They are open during the lunch and dinner hours with food trucks, signature cocktails, and plenty of tv’s to keep up with your favorite sports teams. Feel free to bring your pups along because…

  • 1112 Morgan ave
  • (361) 299-5650

Wands at the ready! Corpus Christi just got a little more magical with its very own Common Room, The Coffee MUGGle! Owner Susan Almaguer wanted to create a space for her customers to feel welcomed and not judged. Their magical drinks and decor – which includes books, games…

  • 1336 S Staples St.
  • (361) 334-0241

Corpus Christi meets French chocolate and pastries at Bien Merîté. You’ll think you’re on the streets of Paris once you walk into this modernly chic cafe. That’s right -- you don’t even have to leave South Texas to get authentically, flaky and buttery croissants and pastries…

  • 425 Lomax St.
  • (361) 444-6744

Stationed in the heart of downtown, Rebel Toad Brewing Company offers eight house taps to fill your belly or growler with brews ranging from an easy-drinking golden ale to a dark stout. The 10-barrel microbrewery uses fresh, quality ingredients. Laid back and family-friendly…

  • 724 N. Mesquite St.
  • (361) 980-7171

Located in the heart of Downtown Corpus Christi, The Gold Fish is a hidden gem of a bar where you will find specialty drinks and craft beer. Whether you have been craving a handcrafted Mojito made with mint from the herb garden or a recommendation for the best whisky straight…

  • 4703 S Alameda St.
  • (361) 500-4065

Driftwood Coffee Company brings the perfect blend to Corpus Christi. The small, family-owned business loves coffee not only for its delicious flavors but also because of its ability to bring people together. Their goal is to roast specialty coffee that’s high-quality, ethically…

  • 5702 S. Staples St. Ste S1
  • (361) 452-0112

Vine Juice Co. is one of only a few venues in Corpus Christi that offers raw, natural, cold-pressed juices and smoothies. Located off South Staples Street, Vine Juice Co.’s menu also features nutritious fruit bowls, delicious salads, crisp toast, healthy teas and more. Start your…

  • 4705 S Alameda St.

French and American dinner classics served on community style tables in our cozy brick-and-mortar in Corpus Christi, Texas. Chef Natalie and the Roughian try something new with every course. From brisket tartine to cognac gulf shrimp in beurre blanc, we’re hoping each bite…

  • 1002 Waldron Road
  • (361) 678-8950

We are a cozy, intimate cafe so reservations are required for brunch & Afternoon Tea Tier Service. Due to the nature of our service and limited space, we are unable to accommodate children 8 years and younger. Proper dress is required. Welcome to Tea by the Sea Cafe- A…