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Charleston Food Trucks

Find Food Trucks, Carts and Pop-Ups in Charleston

Looking to hire a Charleston food truck for your event? We make the research and booking process super easy! Get Charleston Food Truck Catering.

Looking for more food trucks? Check out all 129 food trucks, trailers, carts, and pop-ups in Charleston.

Top 5 Cuisines in Charleston


Find more than 24 mobile sandwich caterers in Charleston near you today. Start friends and coworkers off with a simple grilled cheese, or stuff as much as you can between two pieces of bread. Roaming Hunger will help you rent or hire the best sandwich trucks and trailers around.


If you’re looking for some spicy, sweet, and saucy meats, then we’ve got over 16 BBQ trailers, trucks, and carts for you to choose from in Charleston today. Rent a BBQ caterer to throw your favorite meats on the grill and watch as your party guests guzzle down some mind-blowing BBQ.


From Impossible Burgers and mushroom burgers, to bison and elk burgers, you can find any kind of burger from the 17 burger caterers in Charleston near you. Hire a truck or trailer for your next party or corporate event. They’ll bring the condiments—you bring the company.


Nothing is quite so satisfying as sweet treats made fresh in Charleston. Choose from over 10 dessert trucks and caterers near you today. They’ll bring the cake pops, pecan brittles, brownies, candies, and sorbets—you bring the party people.


Treat yourself to more than 9 unique taco trucks and carts in Charleston near you. Roaming Hunger helps you hire the best taco caterers around to get the spicy salsa, crispy chips, and fresh, meat and veggie-filled tacos flowing. Rent a truck for your next event today!

Bring a Food Truck to Any Charleston Event

From food service at a corporate park to an intimate backyard celebration, find and book the perfect food truck, cart, or pop-up.

Corporate Catering

Meal Programs, Employee or Client Appreciation, Company Celebrations

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Private Parties

Graduations, Birthdays, Anniversaries, Baby Showers, and more

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Large-Scale Events

Conferences, Festivals, Sporting Events, Employee Events

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Food Trucks for Weddings

Wedding Receptions, Rehearsal Dinners, Late Night Snacks

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Community Events

School Events, Religious Gatherings, Street Fairs, Neighborhood Parties

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Food Truck Rentals in Charleston

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Y'all know Charleston loves chewing on street food! Southern belles and College of Charleston students can't get enough crazy flavor combinations from trucks like Diggity Doughnuts - a truck with vegan, whole-grain doughnuts in exotic flavors like Peanut Butter and Sriracha and Bailey's and Coffee. And after a day at the beach, nothing beats an Arnold Palmer ice pop from The King of Pops, voted one of America's best food trucks. There's even an official Charleston Food Truck Federation, which puts on events like Eat Street and food truck rodeos. If you're a friendly foodie, Chucktown is the place for you!

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the best food trucks in Charleston?

Charleston has some amazing food trucks. Choosing the “best” depends on what you’re looking for (a great lunch truck or a great food truck to cater your wedding). You can explore the top food trucks by going to our Charleston List page. 

If you’re looking for food trucks that are great for catering, here are the top 5 most booked food trucks on Roaming Hunger:

  1. Miracle's Tasty Express Hotdogs
  2. Cast Iron Food Truck
  3. Squeals On Wheels
  4. bits-n-bytes
  5. Taste of Berlin

What are the most popular food truck cuisines in Charleston?

Based on the food trucks in our system, here are the cuisines that are most popular with food trucks in Charleston:

  1. Sandwiches
  2. BBQ
  3. Burgers
  4. Dessert
  5. Tacos

How many food trucks are in Charleston?

There are currently 129 food trucks, trailers, carts, and pop-ups on Roaming Hunger in the Charleston area. Keep in mind this is not a complete list because food trucks manually join Roaming Hunger. Our system may also include food trucks that are no longer operating because we rely on the food trucks themselves to let us know when they are closed.

Are food trucks popular in Charleston?

Based on the fact that there are 129 food trucks, trailers, and carts in the area, it’s clear that the mobile food culture is thriving in the Charleston area.

Where can I find food trucks in Charleston?

You can use the Roaming Hunger map above to see food trucks in the area.

How can I rent a food truck in Charleston?

If you’re looking for catering, simply go to our Charleston food truck catering page and fill out a request form.

If you’re looking to rent a food truck for your business, start at our food truck lease page.

If you’re a brand or marketing agency looking to rent a food truck for an activation or promotion, go to our agency page.

How do I book a food truck for my event?

Use Roaming Hunger to book a food truck for any event in Charleston. Simply go to our Charleston food truck catering page to get started.

After you fill out your event information, local food trucks will apply based on your event date and budget with a catering package. From there you’ll be able to choose the best package for your event.

If it’s a public event where the food truck is selling to the public, you’ll fill out your event information and local food trucks will apply to learn more about your event. You can choose which food trucks to connect with from there.