Roaming Hunger

Boston Food Truck Catering

Hire the right gourmet food truck for your next catered event

The Best Boston Food Truck Catering

Choosing food truck catering in Boston, MA, is a great way to transform any event into something special and memorable. Below are some of our favorite and most reliable food truck caterers.

Hire Your Perfect Caterer

Hire the right food truck for your Boston event. From all the food trucks in Boston, we’ll get you available and reliable options based on your event details and budget. That gives you more time to salivate over the menu.

Make Everyone Happy

Satisfy every taste bud by selecting the right cuisines and dietary restrictions for your Boston event. Whether you want to choose from dozens of cuisine options or create a customized menu, you’ll get what your guests need.

Sit Back and Relax

Book your Boston event with confidence knowing we have established relationships with the food trucks. We hold all funds until after your event, so we can guarantee you’ll get fantastic service every time.

Why Work With Us?

Your food truck catering event is protected by the 100% Roaming Hunger Service Guarantee.

We guarantee every Boston food truck catering event, every time. Because food just tastes better when you have peace of mind. Read our service guarantee for more details.

Protected
Payments

We hold the caterer's payment in escrow to guarantee you get fantastic day-of service. Our vendors get paid in full only after each event, ensuring your payment is protected.

Just-in-Case
Support

Every event booking comes with our Just-in-Case Support program to make sure that if anything unforeseen happens, we can have a great replacement ready to roll.

Verified
Caterers

With a network of over 21,000 food trucks, carts, pop-ups, and caterers, we offer the best, proven selection of reliable and delicious catering options in Boston.

Tap into
Our Experience

Facilitating over ten million meals since our inception, we know what it takes to make your event a yummy success. Book with Roaming Hunger knowing that you are working with the most experienced team in the industry.

RepEAT, RepEAT

Ready to keep every event catering fresh and exciting? Whether for another special celebration, every weekday, or at multiple locations, Roaming Hunger makes it simple to book another tasty event. Being the host with the most in Boston has never been easier.

How to Book a Boston Food Truck for Your Event

1

Give Us Your Details

Tell us when and where your Boston event is, and what type of food truck catering you need.

2

Choose Your Cuisine

We'll send you a list of available food trucks with menus and pricing

3

Get Ready to Dig In

We’ll coordinate the logistics and support you through the day of the event.

Recent Customer Reviews in Boston

Want to know what it’s like to work with us? Here is real feedback from recent customers in the Boston area.

19 Reviews

5

Andrew in Boston

Other | 142 People | 04/05/2024

5

Kimberly in Brookline

School/University Event | 120 People | 01/02/2024

Jazmin was easy to work with and very helpful! The process was smooth, and we were connected with a food truck that provided a menu that 100% matched our hopes for the event.

Great Communication
Last minute booking
Exactly what I wanted
5

Rebecca in Newton

Corporate | 80 People | 10/10/2023

Less customization for big group orders, I think a limited menu would have helped with the speed

5

Doly in Boston

School/University Event | 80 People | 10/05/2023

The are amazing ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Exactly what I wanted
5

Matthew in Boston

Other | 300 People | 09/24/2023

Last minute booking
Exactly what I wanted
Easy
5

How Much Does Food Truck Catering Cost?

Use our Boston food truck catering cost calculator to see how much your catering could cost based on your eaters and the type of food you’re looking for.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to rent a food truck in Boston?

On average renting a food truck for catering in Boston costs $1415, and costs typically range from $800-$2,500.

Cuisine affects the costs of your food truck catering more than any other factor. Here are typical per-person prices along with average minimums.

CuisineAverage Price per Person1-100 Eaters (Minimum)
Taco Truck Catering$10-15$1,000
Burger,  BBQ, &  Pizza Truck Catering$15-25$1,500
Dessert Truck Catering$8-20$800
Beverage Truck Catering$8-20$800

Use our  Food Truck Catering Cost Calculator

Adding drinks or dessert options (with a savory food truck) will increase the price per person by $1-$5.

If you're having a smaller corporate event of 50 guests or less, you'll probably be affected by the food truck catering minimums, and the price per person will increase.

Typical service times are 2-3 hours. Additional hours will increase total costs. Travel fees can also affect pricing. Food trucks may charge a per-mile fee if your event is outside their normal travel radius (20-30 miles).

This average cost is based on historical data from Roaming Hunger catering bookings in the Boston area and does not include any taxes or fees.

What are the best food trucks in Boston, MA for catering?

These are the food trucks that get booked the most for catering in Boston:

We update this list every month based on new data.

How do I get pricing, availability, and catering packages for food trucks in Boston?

Get started by clicking any of the buttons on this page.

To get available options, you’ll need a confirmed date and location because food trucks get booked up every day. Once you submit your event details, we’ll send your catering request to food trucks in your area.

Your request will be sent to food trucks near you in Boston and available trucks will submit a catering package with pricing and menu. From there you can choose the best Boston food truck for you.

Why should I use Roaming Hunger to book a Boston food truck vs. finding one on my own?

Roaming Hunger is the largest website for quality food trucks and mobile food businesses. Since 2009, we've helped thousands of companies and individuals book food trucks for catering and events. Today, our site has over 21,000 independent food trucks, trailers, carts, and pop-ups.

  1. Variety - Our network consists of 251 Boston vendors, all of them offering different cuisines, menus and formats.
  2. Save Time - Why have 100 conversations to find one food truck when you can have one conversation to find 100 food trucks?!
  3. Local Expertise - Who do you choose once you get all your options? Use our team’s expertise to hire the best caterer for your event.
  4. Speed - We will provide every available Boston food truck option if you are ready to book one day or one month out from your event.
  5. Quality Options - All the food trucks we work with are gourmet, vetted, licensed, proven, and reliable.
  6. Service - Our 100% Roaming Hunger Service Guarantee protects every catering. If the caterer does not show up, we'll get you a replacement caterer or refund 100% of your money.

What kind of fees does Roaming Hunger charge for booking a food truck in Boston, MA?

Service Fee: The service fee helps us operate our platform. Our service fee starts at 7% for catering, but it will vary based on factors such as the size of your event, the location, the number of food trucks, and the level of service your event requires.