14 of the Most Unique Phoenix Food Trucks (+ Menu Tips!)

    Food trucks have never been more popular, and Phoenix is filled with some of the most unusually fun and delicious trucks around! (Cover photo courtesy of Waffle Love AZ’s Facebook page)

    Here are our top 14 most unique Phoenix food trucks (plus some tips for first-time customers!):

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    Mustache Pretzels

    Schedule & location can be found here

    For a goofy twist on a classic snack, check out Mustache Pretzels. Their specialty is their namesake, pretzels shaped like mustaches; doesn’t get simpler (or more delicious) than that!

    • TIP: Be sure to try one of their great dipping sauces, like the Cilanktro Hot Sauce courtesy of Hank Sauce Co.

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    Waffle Love

    Schedule & location can be found here

    If you want to experience “love at first bite,” drop by the Waffle Love food truck. Their gourmet belgians are out of this world and their story will melt your heart faster than the ice cream on your waffle.

    • TIP: If you’re not in the mood for one of their recipe waffles, you can build your own using any of their yummy ingredients!


    Kruzin Cuisine

    Schedule & location can be found here

    If you’re bored of the same old lunch, spice things up with a visit to the Kruzin Cuisine food truck. Their bold flavors will surely give you the kick you need to finish the day strong.

    • TIP: Be sure to try their highly recommended Korean Nachos; you won’t be disappointed!

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    Emerson Fry Bread

    Schedule & location can be found on their Facebook page (linked above)

    Named one of the Top 101 Food Trucks in America, the very colorful and tasty Emerson Fry Bread food truck is definitely not to miss.

    • TIP: Their popular prickly pear lemonade is the perfect way to beat the summer heat.


    2 Fat Guys Grilled Cheese

    Schedule & location can be found on their Facebook page (linked above)

    If you’re in the mood for a tried and true classic, 2 Fat Guys Grilled Cheese serves up some of the best grilled cheese sandwiches Arizona has to offer. Feel like a kid again with some help from 2 Fat Guys.


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    Bang Bang Dumpling

    Schedule & location can be found here

    Dumpling fans rejoice! Bang Bang Dumplings offers both sweet and savory dumplings with enough variety that will allow everyone to find something they’ll enjoy.


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    Buzznbeez Good Food

    Schedule & location can be found here

    For a food truck experience that’s the “bee’s knees,” check out Buzznbeez Good Food. This truck features southern comfort food with a modern twist, all made with ingredients from local, organic farms.

    • TIP: Their Catfish Po’ Boy, Southern Fried Chicken, and Mac and Cheese are so good that they were actually featured on the Food Network.  

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    Island Loco

    Schedule & location can be found here

    Take a trip to Hawai’i without ever leaving Phoenix. The Island Loco food truck blends local island favorites with various street cuisines to bring you a deliciously unique tasting experience.

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    Jamburritos Cajun Grille Express

    Schedule & location can be found on their website homepage (linked above)

    With all the Cajun essence of New Orleans and the convenient packaging of Mexican fare, Jamburritos is a powerhouse of a food truck. Savor all of the tastes with none of the fat on this culinary journey.

    • TIP: They do have a vegetarian jamburrito on the menu, so no one has to miss out on these unique flavors.

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    New Flame Cafe

    Schedule & location can be found here

    No matter what you may be craving, New Flame Cafe has something for you. Blending flavors from the best of the west (and Hawai’i), this truck reinvents old favorites into exciting new options.

    • TIP: Be sure to try one of their “Fat Boy” sandwiches, with yummy ingredients like braised brisket, caramelized onions, and bacon.

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    Short Leash Hotdogs + Rollover Doughnuts

    Available for private events only (more info can be found here)

    Add some quirk to your special day with catering from Short Leash Hotdogs. This food truck features a variety of fun and creative dogs and an extensive menu that ensures you and your guests will have a meal to remember.

    • TIP: You can also request their “Breakfast + Brunch Menu,” which features their homemade brioche doughnuts.

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    The Flying Pigeon

    Schedule & location can be found here

    With a name like the “Flying Pigeon,” you know you’re in for a pretty crazy ride! Indeed, this food truck serves the best in “gourmet casual food,” with fresh and funky flavors that will keep you coming back for more.


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    The Lemongrass Shack

    Schedule & location can be found on their website homepage (linked above)

    With an ever-changing menu of full and rich dishes to choose from, the Lemongrass Shack is your go-to for a taste of authentic Cambodian cuisine in your own backyard.

    • TIP: For the best experience, locals suggest trying their papaya salad or coconut curry chicken.

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    Traveling Monk

    Schedule & location can be found here

    Everything is better with beer. The Traveling Monk food truck features a menu loaded with gourmet beer-inspired cuisine that will get your taste buds in the mood for the fun days of summer.

    For more great food trucks in Phoenix, check out phxstreetfood.org!


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