1509 S. University
Fort Worth, TX 76107
www.olsouthpancakehouse.comNow, with over half a century under its belt, Ol’ South Pancake House, delights taste buds in Fort Worth with yummy Southern cooking and pancakes that will require seconds. The German pancakes are likely the most requested item on the menu, so delicious that the restaurant also sells bags of the mix. The list of home-style dishes like pork chops, catfish and sampler plates, is as long as their resume of awards. Award-winning and nostalgic, Ol’ South Pancake House has won both the Best of 2015 in Fort Worth as well as Best of Texas by Southern Living Magazine honors.
3847 Cedar Springs Road
Dallas, TX 75219
www.cafebrazil.comVivid and creatively decorated, Café Brazil has become a random hour Dallas staple. The walls are lined with art and the air filled with the rich aromas of a decadent array of coffees. D Magazine, and the Dallas Observer have both showered Café Brazil with accolades, notably for the rainbow array of coffee and their coveted and savory grilled cheese sandwich. The omelets are also filling and flavorful as well as the crepes, sandwiches, migas and the unforgettable Brazilian breakfast. Let’s not forget the fun, friendly and lively staff, that make Café Brazil feel as socially delectable as the mighty menu.
2202 Inwood Road
Dallas, TX 75235
www.sonnybryans.comCravings at the midnight hour can be more hearty than expected. That’s where Sonny Bryan’s Smokehouse comes in. Sonny Bryan’s on Inwood has fed Dallasites since 1958. Meaty goodness awaits those who have an appetite for tangy Texas barbecue. Brisket, burgers, fries, and carnivorous fanfare overflows on plates, morning, noon and night. Load up with juicy cuts for a meal that will last, no matter what time you walk in the door.Related: Best Coffee Shops That Go Beyond Coffee in DFW
300 N. Akard St., Suite 110
Dallas, TX 75201
www.itacoborracho.comAlthough just shy of being a 24/7 haven for the hungry, Taco Borracho is open until 3 a.m. on the weekends. And, let’s face it, nothing good usually comes of being out after 3 a.m. So fill your belly with the goodness of tacos from Taco Borracho. Quesadillas, burritos, and chimichangas sound good at all hours and will keep you full until your next meal. Come on in at whatever time for a face full of fajitas, tacos al pastor and more at Taco Borracho.
4154 N. Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75204
www.buzzbrews.comThe first place that comes to mind when hunger strikes at 3 a.m. is BuzzBrews! In Central Dallas, this all day and all night eccentric, colorful comfort zone grants the wishes of many in promising breakfast at any hour. The menu overflows with omelets, Tex-Mex favorites, salads and pancakes to die for. And the coffee is all you can drink. For some of us, that sounds like a dare we’re willing to take on. Modern and unique, BuzzBrews is worthy of way more than a quick stop for an early dawn snack, BuzzBrews is a place you would want to eat, chat with a friend over coffee and admire the funky décor with time to kill.Related: Best Fried Chicken in DFW