restaurants open late in dallas fort worth

Night owls rejoice!  There is more than just fast food after dark in DFW!  If you’re looking for a great bite to eat in the late hours of the night, then look no further. You don’t have to hit the drive-thru to have the great grub. Here are the best restaurants open late in DFW.


Gemma Dallas

2323 N Henderson Ave, #109 Dallas, TX. 75206

(214) 370-9426

Sunday, Tuesday-Thursday: 5:00pm-12:00am

Friday-Saturday 5:00pm-1:00am

Closed Mondays

If you’re looking for a high-quality fine dining experience after nine then look no further DFW. Gemma serves up a posh experience in the wee hours of the night. Open until 1 pm Friday and Saturday, Gemma makes fine dining easy.



(214) 443-9339

The Highland Dallas

5300 E Mockingbird Ln

Dallas, TX 75206

6:30AM–10:30AM, 11:30AM–2PM, 5PM–11PM

Knife offers a great steakhouse experience and lively atmosphere. Located at the Highland Dallas Hotel since May 2014, Knife has been delighting guests with late night hunger pains. Knife has a variety of menu items that are sure to catch your eye.


Sonny Bryan’s

2202 Inwood Road

Dallas, TX 75235

Phone: (214) 357-7120

Monday-Sunday: 24/7

Open 24/7 Sonny Bryan’s is a Texas favorite for its rich flavors, large portions, and good old fashioned BBQ. Prices are perfect for filling your belly without busting your bank account and the lunch specials are not to be missed.


The Free Man Cajun Cafe & Lounge

2626 Commerce St, Dallas, TX 75226

Phone: (214) 377-9893

Closes 2 AM

Featuring Big Easy-style down-home Cajun classics & local jazz bands playing nightly, The Free Man Cajun Cafe & Lounge is a great play to hang out, eat, drink and enjoy some great music.


Aldeez Caribbean

7879 Spring Valley Rd.

Dallas, TX 75254

(972) 701-0111

Closes at 2 a.m.

If you’re in the mood for authentic Afribbean Cuisine then Aldeez Caribbean Restaurant is the place to be. Open until 2 a.m. Monday to Saturday, you can enjoy their great daily specials, live music and more.



1417 W Davis St

Dallas, TX 75208

Mon-Sun: 4pm to 2am

Who doesn’t love a gastropub? Nova features an eclectic, “chef-driven menu” with ever-changing nightly features as well as a full bar. They are open until two for drinks but food stops at midnight. Nova is classy, with a great neighborhood feel.


El Paisa 

Multiple locations

Hours vary by location

Looking for some late night Mexican food? El Paisa serves up authentic dishes at budget-friendly prices. A couple of their DFW locations are open until 4 am on weekends, while others are open until 11 pm.


Bistro B

9780 Walnut St

Dallas, TX 75243

Sun-Thurs: 7 am – 12 am, Fri-Sat: 7 am – 2 am

Bistro B serves up authentic Vietnamese dishes, like spring rolls, pho, rice dishes, and more.


Velvet Taco

Multiple DFW locations

Most locations open until midnight (or later) during the week and 4 am on weekends

With 6 locations across the DFW metroplex, Velvet Taco serves up a menu of creative (and filling!) tacos with something to satisfy every craving.


Do you have a great place that you love to eat late at night that did not make the list? We’d love to hear about it!