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Jersey City Food Trucks

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Top Food Trucks in Jersey City

Looking for more food trucks? Check out all 131 food trucks, trailers, carts, and pop-ups in Jersey City.

Top 5 Cuisines in Jersey City


Find more than 32 mobile sandwich caterers in Jersey City 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.


Treat yourself to more than 21 unique taco trucks and carts in Jersey City 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!


Nothing is quite so satisfying as sweet treats made fresh in Jersey City. Choose from over 7 dessert trucks and caterers near you today. They’ll bring the cake pops, pecan brittles, brownies, candies, and sorbets—you bring the party people.


From Impossible Burgers and mushroom burgers, to bison and elk burgers, you can find any kind of burger from the 13 burger caterers in Jersey City near you. Hire a truck or trailer for your next party or corporate event. They’ll bring the condiments—you bring the company.


Wanna hire a stellar pizza truck or caterer for your next Jersey City party? Bring in any of the 7 pizza trailers, trucks, and carts we work with to provide your guests perfectly prepared pizzas. From veggie pizzas, white pizzas, and meat lovers pizzas to Hawaiian, deep dish, and thin crust, our food partners will give your guests a party they won’t forget.

Bring a Food Truck to Any Jersey City 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 Jersey City

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Jersey City may be a stone's throw from New York, but its trucks are uniquely Jersey. Local favorites such as IncrediBalls compete in the Jersey Shore Food Truck Showdown and make Jersey City proud. Grab lunch at the JC Food Truck Rally, Saturdays in the Newark Avenue lot between 4th and 5th Street. For a healthy desert, swing by Amanda Bananas for S'mores ice cream you cannot believe is actually made from mashed frozen bananas. Move over Snooki, street food is here to stay!

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the best food trucks in Jersey City?

Jersey City 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 Jersey City 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. Bro-Ritos Food Truck
  2. Mezoco Mexican Taqueria
  3. Ms. Fu's Yummy Food Truck
  4. Glazed & Confused - Fresh Mini Donuts - Jersey City
  5. Cubano X-Press

What are the most popular food truck cuisines in Jersey City?

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

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

How many food trucks are in Jersey City?

There are currently 131 food trucks, trailers, carts, and pop-ups on Roaming Hunger in the Jersey City 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 Jersey City?

Based on the fact that there are 131 food trucks, trailers, and carts in the area, it’s clear that the mobile food culture is thriving in the Jersey City area.

Where can I find food trucks in Jersey City?

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

How can I rent a food truck in Jersey City?

If you’re looking for catering, simply go to our Jersey City 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 Jersey City. Simply go to our Jersey City 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.