Korean Restaurant Arirang
This family-run Korean restaurant offers everything from kimchi stew to bulgogi. It has a special late night menu with entrees like Oh Daeng Tang (a fish cake soup), Hae Mool Pa Jeon (seafood pancake with green onion), and Doo Bu Kimchi (kimchi with tofu). Monday to Saturday, 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. Sunday, 4 p.m. to midnight. 2154 Austin Hwy.
Belly of buddha
This late-night Chinese cuisine concept operates at Stixs & Stones Asian Restaurant from 9 p.m. to midnight, Thursday through Saturday. Order via Instagram for pickup and enjoy everything from egg rolls and pork and vegetables to lemon chicken and wok fried rice. A family pack is also available if you eat in a group. Thursday-Saturday, 9 p.m.-midnight. 5718 Wurzback Road
The squire’s tavern
The River Walk landmark that opened in 1933 offers an extensive list of cocktails and spirits as well as a special late-night menu with favorites like the bison burger, pulled pork sandwich with butt. ancho-braised pork and salted chili fries. Sunday-Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m., Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-midnight; Friday-Saturday, 11:30 am-2:00am (kitchen closes at midnight). 155, rue du Commerce Est.
Grilled Fuego tortillas
Texas’s favorite college town is now in San Antonio, near UTSA. Enjoy its Fuego take on Tex-Mex favorites like Dr Pepper-infused barbecue sauce and fried avocados. Additionally, breakfast tacos are served throughout the day. Open 24 hours a day, from Tuesday to Sunday. 5618 boul. UTSA.
Thai food from Katii
Look for this lantern-adorned food truck on South St. Mary’s Street and pick up a pad Thai, fried rice, sweet and sour chicken, or drunken noodles until 2 a.m. most nights. Tuesday to Sunday, 7:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. 2710 N. St. Mary’s St.
Girls of the Moon
Thompson San Antonio’s chic rooftop bar offers Mediterranean bar bites, like burrata and lamb stew, as well as craft cocktails and a variety of beers and wines. Monday-Thursday, 4 p.m.-midnight, Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m.-2 a.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. 115 Lexington Ave.
Locals go crazy for rice bowls, including Chicken Samuri and the ‘Mark and Mike’ bowl which features beef and chicken. There’s also coconut shrimp, teriyaki chicken and tuna, and a range of burgers and sandwiches. The full menu is only available until 10 p.m., but the cocktails are worth checking out in the late evening. Monday to Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. 15140 San Pedro Ave.
This versatile cafe lives up to its name with caffeinated drinks and late hours to support any last minute cram session. In addition to coffee, The Study Space also offers cocktails, brunches, pizza, burgers and more. Sunday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-midnight, Friday-Saturday, 8 a.m.-1 a.m. 7280 UTSA Blvd., Ste. 101
This restaurant may have started in Laredo, but it’s been a San Antonio stand since 1990. With four locations, Taco Palenque offers a quick and affordable bite to eat, whatever time of day. Its UTSA, Culebra, and Medical Center locations are open 24 hours a day, while the Broadway at Loop 410 restaurant is open 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. Friday through Saturday. 13719 I-10; 6614 W. Buckle 1604 N .; 3847 Parkdale Street; 1002 NE Loop 410
Taquitos Avenue West.
The tacos here might be small, but they’re filling any time of the day. Jump in the long line (usually) and order a few to try them out. Thursday, 10 am-11pm; Friday-Saturday, 10 am-3am; Sunday-Wednesday, 10 am-midnight. 2818 West Avenue