North Dakota State University: Best Late Night Food Spots

After a long day of studying and a long night of partying, there is nothing college students need more than delicious food at late-night restaurants. Head to one of the 10 best late night food spots near North Dakota State University and feast! Work hard, play hard, and eat well!

Deeks Pizza, Fargo, ND

Head to Fargo’s Deeks Pizza for a greasy, savory slice of pizza and a cold drink. The pizza is made from scratch and hand tossed to achieve the perfect flavor. They have plenty of flavors like Mighty Meat, Veggie Delight, Taco Pizza, BBQ Chicken Pizza, Supreme, Buffalo Chicken Pizza, and Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza. Deeks Pizza has more than just pizza though! They also offer boneless and traditional wings, cinnamon doughnuts, breadsticks, garlic toast, and mozzarella sticks.

Fargo Billiards and Gastropub, Fargo, ND

Inside North America’s largest billiard parlor is a delicious eatery that is ideal for college students. The facility features 56 pool tables, with sections set up for players of all experience levels. The gastropub has something for everyone with creative starters, soups, salads, huge burgers, sandwiches, steak, pizza, meatloaf, jambalaya, and more. The drink menu offers 14 tap beers, 21 bottled beers, soda and tea, non-alcoholic drinks, Mike’s Hard Lemonade, Irish coffee, and a full-service coffee bar.

Drunken Noodle, Fargo, ND

This innovative, modern restaurant serves up a huge variety of noodle and pasta dishes with a variety of toppings and flavors. Some of the local favorites include yakisoba, Pad Thai, mac and cheese, spicy Cajun pasta, fettuccine alfredo, pho, udon, crispy pork belly ramen, among many others! On Friday and Saturday night, Drunken Noodle is open until 3 a.m., making it the best late-night snack stop. If you’re feeling more like sushi, make sure to stop by the onsite sushi restaurant, Wasabi!

Sickies Garage Burgers & Brew, Bismarck and Fargo, ND

Home of the best burger in North Dakota, Sickies Garage Burgers & Brew stays true to their name and serves up 50 types of unique burgers and 50 varieties of brew. There is something for everyone at Sickies! Their menu includes crazy concoctions like a bun-less burger served with lettuce leaves instead of a bun, macaroni and cheese burger, tater tot hot dish burger, glazed doughnut burger, pizza burger, jalapeno peanut butter burger, and the chili cheese fries burger. They are open daily from 1 a.m. until midnight, making it a great late-night stop. 

Lucky’s 13 Pub, Bismarck and Fargo, ND

With locations all across Minnesota as well as Wisconsin and North Dakota, Lucky’s 13 Pub is an authentic upper Midwest bar that has more sports TVs than you could count, live music on the weekends, unbeatable daily specials, and a tantalizing menu. This friendly neighborhood bar offers plenty of favorites like pizza rolls, cheese curds, bison meatballs, nachos, wings, burgers and a veggie burger for vegetarians, salad and soup, sandwiches, shrimp, steak, and much more. You’ll never want to leave this classic Americana pub! 

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Rhombus Guys, Fargo, ND

Another of Fargo’s legendary pizza joints, Rhombus Guys is a favorite among North Dakota State University students due to the huge variety and lively atmosphere. The menu has 34 gourmet pizzas as well as a s’mores dessert pizza. If nothing on the menu strikes your fancy, you can order a custom pizza by choosing from over 40 toppings.

Doolittles Woodfire Grill, Fargo, ND

This elegant and charming restaurant has locations in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and North Dakota (thankfully!). Doolittles Woodfire Grill is open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., so you’re covered for lunch, dinner, and late-night snacks! The menu includes items like appetizers, flatbread, starters, steak, fish and seafood, saute, salads, burgers, sandwiches, desserts, and wood-fired dishes like tenderloin, ribs, lamb shank, pork chop, and BBQ chicken.

JL Beers, West Fargo, ND

JL Beers’ motto is “red meat is good for you and potatoes are vegetables,” so it is the best spot to grab a burger and fries! They have tons of drinks like draft, bottle, and canned beer, and serve 13 different kinds of unique burgers. Burgers can have chicken breast or black bean burger substituted for beef.

Spicy Pie, Multiple locations

For huge slices of New York-style pizza, Spicy Pie is the best in the Fargo area. With generous toppings and even more generous serving sizes, a piece of these pies will hit the spot after a long night. Pizza can be bought as a whole or as a slice and custom pizzas can be topped with pepperoni, Canadian bacon, taco, salami, chicken, mushroom, green olive, jalapeno, hamburger, green pepper, bacon, sausage, onion, anchovies, pineapple, black olives, and extra cheese. Why not try them all?

Blackbird Woodfire, Fargo, ND

Blackbird Woodfire is one of Fargo’s classiest yet inviting restaurants. Using North Dakota based products and ingredients, this family owned and operated restaurant supports the local economy and their community. The innovative menu includes tapas (like hummus, marinated olives, cheese plate, Mediterranean bison meatballs, bread plate, provaletta, and cheesy bread), specialty pizzas (BLT, Blue Crush, Sausage Apple, Wild Mushroom, Potato Anne, or Lumberjack) and design your own pizza, salads, dessert, and drinks.

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