Hungry for a Late-Night Breakfast?

Whataburger is a popular American fast-food chain known for serving delicious breakfast and lunch items. Including their secret menu, there are many features that make Whataburger a unique spot to grab some chow. From being open 24/7 to offering breakfast for 12 hours a day, there are many things that make Whataburger different from other fast-food chains. If you’re curious about Whataburger’s breakfast hours and want to find out how you can indulge in breakfast in the morning, and at night, keep reading.

Whataburger Breakfast Hours: Interested In a Late-Night Breakfast?

Does Whataburger Serve Breakfast All Day?


Whataburger does not serve breakfast all day– they serve breakfast all night.

Whataburger is open 24/7 and their breakfast hours run from 11 pm to 11 am.

What Are the Whataburger Breakfast Hours?

Whataburger starts serving breakfast at 11 pm and stops serving breakfast at 11 am.

Unlike other fast food restaurants that typically only serve breakfast for a few hours in the morning, Whataburger serves breakfast for 12 hours long.

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Why Do They Start Serving Breakfast at 11 pm?

There isn’t a specific reason why Whataburger serves breakfast at night.

Yet, customer demand may be the primary reason why Whataburger chooses to serve breakfast at night.

Another reason may be Whataburger’s breakfast items tend to be lighter and less greasy relative to the items they serve at lunch.

And, if you are eating something late at night/early in the morning you likely don’t want to eat a large meal that is heavier/ more greasy.

But let’s be honest and recall those late-night college drinking days…who wasn’t a HUGE FAN of hitting the local diner for breakfast after hitting the local bars?

Whataburger is clearly tapping into the late-night college crowd.

Why Doesn’t Whataburger Serve Breakfast ALL Day?

Whataburger doesn’t serve breakfast all day; however, some customers are making a push for having them serve breakfast all day.

Over the years, Whataburger has changed its breakfast hours and have found that offering breakfast from 11 pm to 11 am has the largest demand and makes the most sense logistically.

Meanwhile, while Whataburger isn’t serving breakfast, lunch items are served.

What Time Do They Start Serving Lunch?

Whataburger starts serving lunch at 11 am. This is also the time Whataburger stops serving breakfast.

Whataburger serves their lunch items from 11 am to 11 pm.

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What Exactly Is On The Whataburger Breakfast Menu?

There’s a reason why Whataburger serves their breakfast items for 12 hours a day, because it’s freaking delicious.

Here’s a breakdown of the current Whataburger breakfast menu:

Breakfast Burger: Pure beef patty, bacon, eggs, hash browns, and American cheese with Whataburger’s creamy pepper sauce.

Breakfast Bowl: This SUPER tasty bowl includes a biscuit, gravy, scrambled eggs, two hash brown strips, shredded cheddar jack cheese and a choice of sausage or bacon.

Biscuit Sandwich: Sausage, buttermilk biscuit, egg, and American cheese.

Breakfast on a Bun: Choice of sausage or bacon with eggs and cheese on a bun.

Cinnamon Rolls: Classic sweet breakfast item with rolls blended with cinnamon and sugar.

Egg Sandwich: Classic egg sandwich where you can opt for no cheese and a wheat bun for a healthier alternative.

Pancake Platter: Delicious pancakes served with a side of bacon.

Breakfast Platter: Buttermilk biscuits, bacon, and scrambled eggs.

Taquito with Cheese: Sausage and American cheese with your choice to add your favorite veggies (i.e. mushrooms, jalapenos, grilled onions, etc)

Hash Brown Sticks: Classic crunchy hash brows served super crispy.

Biscuit and Gravy: Buttermilk biscuits with gravy and sausage.

Do All Locations Start Serving Breakfast Late at Night?


Because Whataburger is a chain restaurant, all locations follow the same hours and start serving breakfast late at night.

While some breakfast food items may vary from location to location, all Whataburger locations should start and end breakfast at the same time each day, from 11 pm to 11 am.

Ask the Reader: Are you a fan of Whataburger extending their breakfast hours to late at night? What’s your favorite item off their breakfast menu?

By Kyle James

Photo credit to Whataburger.