Best Food Trucks in Washington DC, DC

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Food Trucks in Washington DC

Best Food Trucks in Washington DC

Nothing like a perfect day spent in our Nation's Capital. Strolling the National Mall and taking in the massive marble political monuments is an experience to remember. If you can catch it in spring when the cherry blossoms are out it's particularly magical. Washington DC is one of the most visited cities in America: with world class art, food and entertainment. The District seems to be in constant fluid motion, as political elites gather at lunchtime to dine and talk shop, and lawmakers meet at happy hour to have a drink after a tough day on the hill. Residents here appreciate the finer things in life, and that is especially evident in the restaurant and bar scene. World renowned chefs and mixologists expertly combine freshly sourced ingredients, making for incredible culinary and beverage experiences. The food truck scene in Washington DC is an extension of this excellence, and foodies in DC are going to be seriously impressed! The District was quick to the scene when it came to food trucks, and now there are a plethora of them here. If there's one thing that both parties can agree on, it's delicious food. BFT recommends you find the bright yellow BBQ Bus at lunchtime and order the "Pick 3 Picnic" so you can try all of the delicious Smoked Meats. Looking for Street Tacos? The Roaming Coyote truck definitely has what you're craving. The service is fast and friendly and the food is super tasty. Pro tip: Order the Cochabamba Fish Taco. Trust us. There's lots of tasty food truck options in DC for everyone!

Food Truck Catering in Washington DC For The Busy Life In The Capiatl

Food trucks in the Washington DC area offer the best options for catering. Food trucks like District Small Bites craft made to order sliders right at your location. Have you asked yourself, "Where can I find Food Truck Catering near me in Washington DC?" Best Food Trucks can help you find the best food trucks for catering. Food Trucks offer awesome catering options for all types of events! Food trucks specialize in weddings, graduations and employee appreciation events. Whether it’s catering for your office or for your event, Best Food Trucks will set up an online ordering process or grab and go service to get guests served to order delicious meals quickly and easily. Many DC neighborhoods and offices team up to bring the best food trucks in DC weekly to serve meals. A rotating selection of top food trucks in Washington DC ensures variety and fun! If you’re interested in booking a food truck to set up a regular rotation, click here.

Finding Famous Food Trucks in Washington DC

You can use the Best Food Trucks map above to find and order from the best food trucks in Washington DC. Here are a few more great choices: Two Smooth Dudes, serving up incredibly indulgent items like Gourmet Tater Tots and healthier options too. Another winner here is the Peruvian Brothers truck with some of the tastiest sandwiches in the District. Try the Chicharron Sandwich, it's love at first bite: and grab some extra napkins. If you enjoy Argentinian food like we do, Empanadas De Mendoza offers up a fine mix of Empanada flavors like Pineapple Chicken and Honey BBQ Pork. They have Churros and Alfajores too! Whatever you're craving, there is a food truck in the District for you!

The Best Way to Find Food Truck Vendors in Washington DC

If you want the best way to search for food trucks catering the best food trucks in dc, use the Best Food Trucks app. You can download it here for either IOS or Android. The Best Food Trucks mobile app provides detailed information on each food truck, including the location and what type of cuisine they offer. Customers can order items right from the app for pick up and get alerted when the food is ready!

Food Truck Roundups in Washington DC

Looking for a great way to find the best food trucks in washington dc? You can attend free Food Truck Roundups in Washington DC like Truckeroo and get introduced to some of the area's most popular vendors in one night. It's a great way to try multiple trucks at once or to hire the best food trucks in Washington, DC to cater your next event. Bring your friends, it's all about community! Here are some residential locations with food trucks: Elliot on 4th and Lookout at 6400 on Arlington Boulevard. You can click on the links above to see the upcoming schedules at both locations. Come try all the delicious dishes that Washington DC Food Trucks have to offer.

Time to Eat

Now it's time to eat! Get out there and enjoy the DC Food Truck scene. Don't forget to take some awesome pictures of your tasty finds, tag your favorite food trucks and please tag Best Food Trucks USA. We love seeing customer pics and we'll typically repost with permission.

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Using customer reviews and our extensive orders history we have compiled a list of top trucks in Washington DC that we think you can't miss. Check out what's hot by clicking the button below:

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Roaming Coyote

Tex Mex

Empanadas De Mendoza


District Small Bites

American Comfort, Fried Chicken, Gourmet Seafood, Hamburgers, Hot Chicken, Salads, Sandwiches, Vegan, Vegetarian, Wings

New Gourmet Delight

Asian Fusion

DC Slices


Two Smooth Dudes

American Comfort

They talk about us

4.64 (124,148 reviews)

Rajiv S.

3 June 2023

Amazing food and service. Zach and his crew were so friendly and accomodating that every guest were praises for the food and the service. Punctual on time and courteous.

Lauren F.

2 June 2023

When ordering, the description of the Chicken sandwich meal said it included fries and a drink. However when I went to pick up my order they stated it did not come with a drink. I received a text message that my order was ready, however I waited 10 minutes for my order when I arrived, then when I received it did not come with fries so I had to wait again and it did not come with bbq sauce when they said it was on the bottom.

Travounda F.

24 May 2023

The steak and the BBQ pulled pork of the locos nachos was very succulent. I should have asked for guacamole to really tie it all in.

Leslie C.

2 May 2023

The food was absolutely delicious and they were very easy to work with. I would definitely hire them again!

Samantha L.

21 April 2023

The burger was perfect. No improvement needed. My burger was cooked medium rare but it was a job well done!

Krystal G.

21 April 2023

Customer service and the food was good. Before ordering, I noticed how clean the inside of the truck was as they were preparing to open. I was impressed

Andrea L.

20 April 2023

Great food and service!

Andrea L.

20 April 2023

Students loved having Halal options. The staff were professional and very timely. Would definitely have them on campus again!

Sarah C.

20 April 2023

Fast service, food quality, and portions are incredible! It's literally the best empanadas I've had! I always look forward to this food truck to come around!

user_257243 d.

20 April 2023

I am obsessed with these empanadas and the fries are amazing - the seasoning is so good. The oil with the spices on the side is amazing I could eat it forever.