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Sonic Drive-In Hours of Operations (Regular, Weekend & Holiday)

Sonic Drive-In is open late every night, making it the perfect spot for a quick bite when you’re out and about. Whether you’re looking for some delicious classic American fare or something a little more unique, we got you covered with sonic hours. Plus, getting your food is a breeze with its convenient drive-thru service. So whatever the time of day or night, sonic is always open!

About Sonic

Sonic is a fast-food restaurant owned by Inspire Brands Inc. It began as a small hamburger stand and has expanded to more than 3,300 locations across 45 states in the United States. The restaurant provides breakfast, hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, burgers and ice cream shakes for customers.

Sonic Hours

American Drive, a fast-food restaurant on the second floor of Sonic, is available for patrons throughout the week. The opening and closing sonic hours for American Drive correspond to those of the primary location. In most locations, American Drive opens at sunrise and closes at midnight each day; however, these sonic Hours are flexible and can vary depending on the customer’s preference.

Sonic Weekday HoursOpenClose
Monday6 am12 am
Tuesday6 am12 am
Wednesday6 am12 am
Thursday6 am12 am
Friday6 am12 am

Sonic Weekend Hours

Sonic Fast-Food Restaurants normally open on the weekends to serve their customers. We have provided information about both Saturday and Sunday schedules to assist you in planning your visit.

Sonic Saturday & Sunday HoursOpenClose
Saturday6 am12 am
Sunday6 am12 am
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Sonic Holiday Hours

Sonic Restaurant generally closes for different holidays. Unlike most of restaurants that are shut down for only a few days and then reopen, Sonic closes its doors for almost a full week during some holidays. The company posts the holiday schedule online so customers can plan their visits accordingly. For example, the Sonic website will tell you when to expect reduced sonic hours or an extended opening time during special events such as Christmas Eve or New Year’s Eve.

February 21President’s DayOpen
January 17Martin Luther King DayOpen
January 1New Year’s DayOpen
May 30Good FridayOpen
April 17Easter SundayOperating time different
April 15Memorial DayOpen
November 25Black FridayOpen
September 5Labor DayOpen
October 10Columbus DayOpen
July 4Independence DayOpen
November 23Day before ThanksgivingOpen
December 25Christmas DayClosed
November 24ThanksgivingClosed
December 24Christmas EveningOpen (reduce its operating time)
November 11Veteran’s DayOpen

Sonic Drive In FAQs

What is Sonic Thanksgiving Hours?

As a general rule, Sonic stores will be open later or close earlier on Thanksgiving day than on normal days.

What time does Sonic open?

Most Sonic restaurants open every day at 6 AM.

When is Sonic Happy Hour?

Sonic Drive-In offers an all-day Happy Hour for drinks, slushes, and corn dogs for 99 cents. All drinks, except for alcoholic beverages (beer, wine and liquor), can be ordered through the Sonic app or website from 2 to 4 pm. The offer includes Soft Drinks, Iced Teas, regular lemonades, frozen lemonades, limeade and famous real fruit slushes.


Sonic, one of the most popular fast-food chains in the country, offers a variety of food items that are both delicious and affordable. Whether you’re looking for a hearty breakfast, an afternoon snack, or a late-night meal, Sonic has something to satisfy your cravings. What’s more, Sonic is open late at night, so you can get your fix no matter what time it is. Check out their sonic hours below to see when they’re open!