Discover late-night dining spots for those post-celebration hunger pangs. Whether it’s savory comfort food or a light treat, Corpus Christi has some of the best eateries serving up delicious food into the night. Read on to discover your ideal spot to keep the fun going into the late hours. 

House of Rock 

511 Starr St.  

Located in the heart of downtown, the House of Rock is one of Corpus Christi’s best neighborhood hangouts around! Their dough-tossing, salad-crafting kitchen serves delicious specialty pizzas, assorted appetizers, sandwiches, and salads perfect for lunch or dinner. With live music every Wednesday to Sunday, the House of Rock is an ideal place to eat, drink, and jam out with your friends.

Open until 12:00 a.m. on Thursdays and 1:00 a.m. on Friday and Saturday 


Taqueria Acapulco

1133 Airline Rd.  

Taqueria Acapulco is in touch with Mexican culture and cuisine in a way that other restaurants can’t match! Bring Mexico to Texas with one of their outstandingly delicious Mexican-style platters. Their tortillas are always handmade and fresh so you know each and every taco, burrito, and wrap is made with care and love. After a night out on the town, you’ll probably need a little TLC anyway! 

Open until 11:00 p.m., daily

Hardknocks Sports Grill 

15401 S. Padre Island Dr. #119 

Head to the island for delicious food and great drink specials at Corpus Christi’s first family sports grill while catching sports on one of 83 HD televisions. Find juicy hamburgers and fries, stuffed quesadillas, hand-battered chicken strips, creamy bow-tie pasta, and more. Dine indoors or outdoors for an unforgettable meal on the island.

Open until 11:00 p.m., daily 

The Post at Lamar Park 

411 Doddridge St.  

Stop by this unique U.S. Post Office-themed restaurant where pre-prohibition cocktails are served alongside a variety of American-Fusion dishes using the freshest ingredients for top-tier flavor and a gastropub experience. Whether you’re there to graze, grub, or enjoy Sunday brunch, the whole group will find something to satisfy their tastebuds. With plenty of indoor and outdoor seating, The Post is the ideal spot for your next group dining experience. 

Open until 12:00 a.m. Tuesday – Thursday and until 2:00 a.m. on Friday and Saturday 


Dokyo Dauntaun 

424 N. Chaparral St.  

This Japanese and Korean fusion restaurant serves up classic favorites and innovative creations, from sushi, bulgogi, and pork belly to unique cocktails and desserts. Known for its melting pot of culinary delights, Dokyo Dauntaun also has extensive vegan and vegetarian options. For the ultimate experience, the Neo-Tokyo design with its modern aesthetic and neon lights in addition to the bustling downtown area, offer an authentic and immersive experience.

Open until 11:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday 


Water Street Oyster Bar 

309 N. Water St.  

Head to this local favorite and enjoy a front-row seat to fresh, high-quality seafood for a unique dining experience that captures the essence of coastal living in a lively atmosphere. From the signature lobster bisque and oysters on the half shell to non-seafood items like steak, pasta, and chicken, every dish is bursting with flavor and freshness.

Open until 11:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday 


Brewster Street Ice House 

1724 N. Tancahua and 5550 Holly Rd. 

Offering the best in live music from Texas Country to cover bands, this Texas-themed grill and icehouse is the best place to go when you feel like dancing and grabbing a delicious meal. Choose from burgers, sandwiches, tacos, seafood, and more, and try their selection of Texas craft beers and liquors. With their spacious indoor and outdoor dining areas, there’s plenty of room for your entire group. There’s even a playground for the little ones, parents can relax and unwind while the kids play. Whether it’s a birthday party or a good time with friends, Brewster’s has you covered.  

Downtown location: Open until 11:00 p.m. Sunday – Wednesday and until 1:00 a.m. Thursday – Saturday 

Southside location: Open until 11:00 p.m. Sunday – Wednesday and until 12:00 a.m. Thursday - Saturday 


El Camino Comida & Bar 

314 N. Chaparral St. 

All roads lead to El Camino, even for late-night eats. This new restaurant in Water Street Market serves elevated Tex-Mex cuisine, late-night bites, and unique cocktails. Try their choriqueso and quesadillas or choose from their taco bar menu. If you’re looking for a delicious late-night meal, then you’re in the right place. 

Open until 12:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday