Cincinnati June 26, 2017
Chase Down These 17 Mouthwatering Food Trucks In Cincinnati
These days, you don’t have to drive to your favorite sit-down restaurant for a good meal. In fact, you might just be casually walking along the street when you spot a line that wraps around the block. You start to smell delicious food and come across a food truck that is selling high quality, diverse menu items, right on the street corner.
Cincinnati has majorly jumped on the food truck bandwagon, and we couldn’t be happier. And you don’t have to be downtown or in another urban area to enjoy them! You’ll find these tasty trucks all over town, at graduation parties, weddings and corporate events. No matter where you see one, if the line is long, get in it, because the wait will be worth it! We’ve rounded up 17 of the best food trucks in the Cincinnati area.
1. Hungry Bros.
Hungry Bros. is home of the ultimate comfort food with their smothered waffle fries. The most popular item is the Kevin Bacon Ranch, but no matter what you decide to try, your mouth and belly will thank you.
2. C'est Cheese
Grilled cheese never tasted better. C'est Cheese takes a lunchtime classic and turns it up a notch with favorites like the Bee Sting and the Grilled Cheeza.
3. Red Sesame
It doesn't get much better than made-from-scratch Korean BBQ. Red Sesame has the secret to this flavorful style of food, making it one of the most popular trucks in the city.
4. Marty's Waffles
Take your sweet tooth to Marty's for their famous Belgian sugar waffles. These delicious treats are perfect on their own with a dusting of powdered sugar, but try them with the seasonal fruit topping for an over-the-top experience.
5. Street Chef Brigade
Street Chef Brigade describes their menu perfectly as "edgy comfort food." Favorites include the Street Chef Burger and Potatoes - they might be life-changing.
6. Urban Grill
Enjoy freshly made and locally sourced deliciousness from the Urban Grill food truck. Their handcrafted sandwiches and sides are worth the effort of stalking this Cincinnati-themed truck around town.
7. Rhino's Frozen Yogurt & Soft Serve
You can't talk food in Cincinnati without mentioning ice cream. Rhino's has a parlor in Blue Ash, but it's their traveling food truck that gets a lot of attention. It's basically an ice cream buffet on wheels - you pick the flavors and toppings and create your own sweet treat.
8. New Orleans to Go
If you see this colorful truck driving around Cincinnati, just go ahead and follow it. New Orleans to Go serves authentic Louisiana Cajun and Creole cuisine, and the experience is just as spicy as the delicious food.
9. Renegade Street Eats
Known as Cincinnati's "Hot Rod Food Truck," Renegade Street Eats serves mouthwatering wings that are some of the best in town. They also rotate other items on their truck such as burgers, a variety of sandwiches, salads and sides.
Panino may now have a storefront location in OTR (which is amazing, by the way), but the food truck is where it all started. You won’t find a more flavorful sandwich and the blend of flavors in all of the items on their menu is perfection.
11. Cuban Pete Sandwiches
Another truck that is also a brick and mortar location, Cuban Pete has the best Cuban sandwich in town. You’ll often find the line out the door or several people deep at the truck, but the sandwiches are worth the wait.
12. Roll On In
If you’re a sushi lover, you’ve likely tracked down Roll On In as it rolls down the streets of Cincinnati. This truck takes sushi to a new level with the sushi burrito, which is full of flavor and makes for a tasty and unique meal.
Injoy’s food is as innovative and creative as its name. You’ll find this Indian-inspired food cart throughout Cincinnati at breweries, festivals and parks, where you’ll fall in love with the friendly service and fresh and flavorful food.
14. Urban Vistro
Taking Cincinnati, and especially the westside, by storm, Urban Vistro serves an unbelievable menu from an unlikely food stand. Their eclectic menu changes regularly, and focuses on farm-fresh ingredients that include breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Look for them as they make their way around the city.
15. Chicken Mac Truck
Can you go wrong when you combine slow-simmered chicken with the ultimate comfort food of mac and cheese? Not if you're Chicken Mac Truck, as this bright blue truck provides happiness in a bowl with favorites like the Bourbon Chicken and the perfect cornbread.
16. Rovey's Turkey Burgers & More
Rovey's mission is to offer a delicious yet heart-healthy alternative to the things we love to eat everyday. But don't for one second think that their food is bland or boring. You won't believe the flavor of their burgers, hot dogs, tacos and sandwiches - all made with heart-healthy, lean turkey.
17. Mountain's BBQ
Mountain's BBQ claims to be the best food truck in the city, and they might be on to something. Their melt-in-your-mouth BBQ is delicious as a sandwich or piled high atop an order of cheese fries.
Did your favorite food truck make the list? Which ones did we miss? Share with us in the comments so we can all enjoy these mobile restaurants and their mouthwatering delicacies. Most of these trucks do not necessarily have a home base and make their way around town to street corners, festivals and events. The best way to keep track of them is to follow them on Facebook! Each one listed above has its own page.