restaurants open late in houston

Whether you’ve spent a night on the town or you’re just getting off work, you will eventually find yourself hungry late at night. No need to stress about finding hours and locations online, we’ve got you covered. We’ve rounded up a list of hot spots with late night eats in Houston to satisfy you even after the sun goes down.

Read on below for our big list of the Best Restaurants Open Late in Houston:



The Breakfast Klub

If you’re craving breakfast for dinner, you’ll want to head over to The Breakfast Klub on Travis. They close at 2 pm every day but re-open from 10 pm until 3 am Fridays and Saturdays serving late night food to Houston night owls.

La Calle Tacos & Tortas

This downtown taco and torta joint closes at 10 pm Sunday through Wednesday. They’re open until 3 am Thursday through Saturday though, making this one of the best restaurants open late in Houston.

Frank’s Pizza

For pizza, wings, burgers, salads, and other late night eats, you can’t get much better than Frank’s. They’re open until 1 am on Thursdays and 3 am Friday and Saturday. They also offer late night food delivery until 3 am Thursday through Saturday.


This underground food and beer hall hosts food trucks and local restaurants to keep their beer- lovers fed. They’re open until midnight Monday through Thursday but they stay open late on the weekends. Friday and Saturday, you can dine in the hall until 3 am.



The Hay Merchant

Every Thursday through Saturday, The Hay Merchant stays open until 2 am. They offer delicious bar food, sandwiches, and more.

Jinya Ramen Bar Midtown

For hearty, delicious Ramen, there are six Jinya Ramen locations around Houston and two more coming soon.  Their Midtown location stays open until 2 am on Fridays and Saturdays for your late night cravings.

Mai’s Restaurant

Well known as one of the most popular Vietnamese restaurants in Houston, this restaurant is open late every night except Sundays when they’re closed. Monday through Thursday, they close at 3 am. They’re open until 4 am Friday and Saturday. Simply put, this late nate restaurant is an institution in Houston.

Tacos A Go Go

Your local taco dealer has five locations around Houston. Only their Midtown location is open late- they close at 2 am Friday and Saturday.



El Rey Taqueria

El Rey has four locations around Houston but most of them close at 10 or 11. Only the El Rey on Washington is open until 3 am Thursday through Saturday for some great late night food.

Ninja Ramen

The restaurant with the best Ramen also has a full, diverse bar. They’re open until 2 am Sunday through Thursday. Fridays and Saturdays, they close at 3 am.

Max’s Wine Dive

You’ll want to make reservations for Max’s. Their Washington location is open until midnight every week night. They close at 1 am on Friday and Saturday.



Cantina Barba

Some of the best tacos in Houston are available late at night. They’re open 7 am to midnight Sunday through Thursday and 7 am to 3 am Fridays and Saturdays.


This patio restaurant serves up their full menu until midnight every night. They’re open until 2 am on Fridays and Saturdays.



Theo’s Restaurant

This Greek eatery “rarely” sleeps. They’re open from 10 am to 4 am every day.

Velvet Taco

With two locations in Houston, you can be sure to get your street taco fix late into the night. Both locations are open until 1 am Sunday through Wednesday. They close at 3 am on Thursdays and 4 am Fridays and Saturdays.

The Burger Joint

Houston’s favorite burger is waiting for you more often than not. They close at midnight Sunday through Thursday. They’re open until 4 am Friday and Saturday.

Katz Deli & Bar

There’s a reason they say Katz’s never closes- all of their locations are open 24 hours a day!

House of Pies

For cookies, pies, and homestyle meals, House of Pies is a sure thing. They’re also open 24 hours, making this one of the most popular restaurants open late in Houston.



La Tapatia

For late night Mexican, La Tapatia serves up plates well into the wee small hours. The Bellaire location closes at midnight but all of their other locations are open until 3 am Sunday through Thursday and 4 am Friday and Saturday.

Cafe 101

This Asian Fusion restaurant has two locations but only the shop in Bellaire is open late.  They close at 2 am every day.



Second Ward

Moon Tower Inn

This brew pub is open late almost every night. They close at midnight on Sundays but they’re open until 2 am Monday through Thursday and 3 am Friday and Saturday.


Southeast Houston

Dots Coffee Shop

The original location in Southeast Houston is open 24 hours a day so you can get your fill of coffee, pie, sandwiches, and more.



Pho Bihn by Night

There’s nothing which will warm your heart and your belly better than some late night Pho. They’re open until midnight every day of the week. On Weekends, they close at 3 am or whenever they run out.


Multiple Locations


This quick- serve late night restaurant has everything you’re looking for: delicious Mexican food, margaritas, great service, healthy options, and they’re open 24 hours. They have two other locations with the same hours.

BB’s Cafe

They’re not Cajun, they’re Tex-Cajun. This Tex-Orleans restaurant has several locations around Houston. Briargrove is open until 2 am Friday and Saturday. The Montrose location closes at 3 am every day and 4 am Thursday through Saturday.  Upper Kirby is open until 2 am Thursday through Saturday.

Spanish Flowers Mexican Restaurant

This is one Mexican joint you’ll want to book a table with. Their location on Main is open 24 hours on Friday and Saturday with other late night hours during the week. The location on the North Freeway stays open until 2 am on the weekend.


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