The streets of Columbus dish up a ton delicious food options that will satisfy your appetite. Here’s a comprehensive list of Columbus food trucks that will have you going back for seconds:
Owner Jim Pashovich and his team bring fresh-made pitas that blend American and Mediterranean flavors. Pitabilities also offers salads and fries.
Demo’s specializes in fresh Mediterranean food but also sells other subs. If you’re craving gyros or a thick Philly cheese steak, Demo’s has it.
Dr. Mom’s Tasty Bites
Dr. Mom’s serves American and Mediterranean food and aims to give you healthy options, like paninis and grilled meats. Their sides include hummus and grape leaves. If you feel like trying something different, they have koshari, an Egyptian dish made with layers of macaroni, rice, and lentils topped with a spicy tomato sauce, chickpeas, and crispy onion.
Enjoy tasty Middle Eastern foods like falafel, hummus, salads, and their Zaki Chicken.
Latin American & Caribbean
Tortilla Street Food
Who doesn’t love Mexican food? Build your own entrees, including burritos, nachos, tacos, taco and salad bowls, and quesadillas. Sweeten your lunch with a churro.
Sobremesa aims to provide nourishing, plant-based food and promote the idea that gathering around a good meal can help foster conversation and relationships. Through this food truck, owner and culinarian Rafael Simo shares his passion for food, culture, and community.
Empanadas and More
As the name suggests, these folks specialize in empanadas. They also serve other Puerto Rican food, including pepper steak and plantains.
Holy Taco offers tacos, burritos, quesadillas, empanadas, taquitos, nachos, and salad. You can choose from their list of meats — chorizo, pastor, chicken, steak, and barbacoa — and prepare yourself for a yummy, authentic meal.
Barroluco Argentine Comfort Food
Dig into tasty foods like paella, empanadas, and churros. Barroluco will give you a different kind of comfort food — no mac & cheese here.
Taquitos Taco Truck
Taquitos keeps it simple. Decide if you want tacos, a burrito, or a quesadilla, then choose your meat.
The Burrito Bus
Make your own nachos, tacos, burritos, salads, and pitas with Burrito bus. Pick what kind of food you want, choose your meat, add some other ingredients in there, and voila!
The folks at Trucking Delicious blend American, Caribbean, and Latin American flavors to give you a truly fulfilling food experience. They serve chicken and waffles, jerk chicken sandwiches, garden wraps, chicken nuggets, and more.
This food truck serves as another tasty Latin-American option. Sandwiches, tacos, and nachos make for a delicious and simple food experience.
Try their featured item, the fish boat. They stack a whole wheat bun with boneless fish, cabbage, onion, tomato, and tartar sauce. For a classic, go with the fish and chips.
Asian & Subcontinental
This Korean barbeque truck serves tasty meals, such as chicken, beef, or tofu with rice and veggies. They give it to you in a neat, convenient container, so you can take it on the go and eat it anywhere.
Craving Asian? Ninja Bowl offers Japanese food on the go. Try their chicken, beef, and tofu bowls served over rice and veggies and drizzled with teriyaki sauce.
Angkor Asian Express
Egg rolls, fried rice, sweet and sour sauce made from scratch — this food truck tosses together satisfying Asian fusion.
This Indonesian food truck offers authentic food that tickles your taste buds.
Bite into some freshly cooked gourmet Asian cuisine. Dimsumluck serves Korean barbecue beef, chicken, and shrimp burrito bowls, as well as other foods like their Dimsum Baby Back Ribs.
Ajumama prepares Korean food for when you want food that packs a punch. Each order brings a little taste of Seoul to your mouth.
Spice your day up with Maanas. If you didn’t think you’d see an Indian food truck, Maanas is here to prove you wrong.
This island-inspired food includes bowls with fish or tofu over veggies and steamed rice. They also have veggie bowls without the meat.
Bob’s Backyard BBQ
An arm of a family-owned business in Lancaster, this truck makes rounds in Columbus so you can enjoy sandwiches packed with flavor. They also offer food like brisket and French toast dippers.
Hogback BBQ Pit
This slow smoked barbecue will remind you of family potlucks and picnics in the backyard. Hogback prepares all the basics, such as ribs, brisket, and cole slaw.
Zacharia’s Redeye Barbeque
Zacharia’s specializes in slow-smoked, old school barbecue. Savor their ribs, beef brisket, pulled pork, and pulled chicken.
Mya’s Fried Chicken
Mya’s serves up the ultimate Southern comfort food. Buttermilk brined chicken, mac & cheese, biscuits made from scratch — Mya’s has all the fixin’s you’ll need.
Chef and owner Travis Hyde want to share the joy of the Southern kitchen with you. Inspired by his memories of his grandmas’ masterful work, Hyde brings the flavors of the South to your mouth.
Seven Little Sliders
This truck offers as much fresh, locally sourced food as possible. From its steak burger to their pulled pork and pulled chicken sliders, it packs a whole lot of flavor between two little buns.
Get a beef hot dog, Italian sausage, beer soaked brat, or veggie dog heaped with toppings for a scrumptious meal. Add a side of loaded fries for next-level indulgence.
Hit this truck up if you want comfort food made from fresh, local ingredients. Barley 31 offers hearty breakfast dishes, subs, and nachos. The rich sides include mac & cheese, soft pretzels, and corn fritters.
From mac & cheese to fried fish, this truck serves savory foods that’ll make your mouth water. Try out the pastelillos, which look like little meat-stuffed turnovers.
Fat Cat whips up sandwiches all about that chicken. From chicken salad to tomato basil to pulled chicken, this place has a carnivore’s menu.
The folks at Paddy Wagon deliver what the call “Culinary Justice.” Chomp down on sandwiches with a side of cole slaw or chips, and appreciate the locally-purchased ingredients they make their food with.
Grilled sandwiches, sausage, salads, and gyros — this food truck has a variety of filling options for you to choose from.
With soups, salads, and sandwiches, Alphabetical helps you satisfy your hunger. They pile the goods on their sandwiches, so you’ll have a lot to chew on.
Chris’ Snack Shack
The snack shack wants to bring you classic fair food because that’s the best part of the fair anyway.
Tatoheads offers you the unique opportunity to see just how many ways you can use a potato. From different variations of fries to sweet potato tacos, you can fit a potato into any meal.
The Blue Chew
The Blue Chew boasts a large menu that features sandwiches, burgers, breakfast items, salads, pasta bowls, rice bowls, and more.
From chicken and waffles to pulled chicken sandwiches, if it used to cluck, the Cluckwagon makes it. They also have a couple Southern-style options, like the Nashville Style Hot Chicken Wrap and the Carolina Pulled Chicken Sandwich.
My Little Kitchen
This food truck offers up fine food on the go. From jambalaya to tortellini, there’s plenty to leave your tummy satisfied.
Come here for traditional American food. Get a hot dog, burger, or gyro with a side of fries and a shake.
For a healthy, gourmet meal, hit up Kinetic. They’re also vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free friendly. Fill up without feeling guilty.
Worldwide Catering makes classics, such as Philly Cheese Steaks, and burgers. They also have a cantina menu that has fajitas, burritos, nachos, tacos, and salad.
Mikey’s Late Night Slice
If you get hungry while out on the town with your friends, hit up Mikey’s. Everybody loves a hot, cheesy, quickly-served slice of pizza.
Momma Can Cook
Missing home and looking for some home-style food? This family-owned business has got you covered. For a classic with a kick, try the jalapeño popper grilled cheese.
The guys at Timmy’s Meltdown serve specialty grilled cheeses, but you can also build your own. Plus, they have a quirky slogan: “Purveyors of Fine Grilled Cheese, Great Soups & Anarchy.”
The Tasty Good
This food truck has a small menu, but they stick to what works. You’ll find chicken fingers, french fries with garlic salt, and pepper jack mac & cheese here.
The Cheesy Truck
If you love grilled cheese, then you’ll love this food truck. A truck dedicated to specialty grilled cheeses — can you believe it? Whether you like yours plain, with turkey, or with pulled pork, The Cheesy Truck has a range of options for you to feast on.
Broke Johnny serves some serious breakfast food, from waffles to burritos and sandwiches. And yes, waffles do include chicken and waffles. In the words of Leslie Knope, “Why would anyone eat anything besides breakfast food?”
This is the place for a meal inspired by homemade Jewish deli food between two soft buns. For the record, they make a scrumptious crispy chicken sandwich.
German & Other European
Schmidt’s Sausage Truck
Enjoy this German cuisine, including bratwurst, spicy German bologna, and Schmidt’s signature cream puffs.
Sophie’s Gourmet Pierogi
Sophie’s offers a traditional pierogi, called “The Vintage,” as well as pierogis with a twist, such as the cheese steak and smoked chicken pierogis.
A Cut Above Cuisine
This authentic German food includes signature dishes like the Schnitzel-Sandwich and the Beef Burger Bavaria, which comes with Saurkraut and Swiss cheese.
This place makes breakfast sandwiches, gyros, and (you guessed it) donuts. Choose from a variety of basic donuts, filled donuts, and fancy donuts. And yes, they also have rich Buckeye donuts.
This is the food truck for your cookie fix. Satisfy your sweet tooth with your favorite cookie flavor, or make a customized ice cream sandwich.
Tropical Chill Hawaiian Ice
Tropical Chill will help cool you off on those hot summer days with more than 30 flavors of shaved ice.
Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams
Another cool treat for the hot summer weather. Beat the heat with some of this delectable ice cream.
Living in Columbus means you have some of the best food trucks at your fingertips. Don’t take it for granted, because you won’t find quality food trucks everywhere.
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