Food Truck
Lease Program

Get the support you need building a food truck business.

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So Much More Than a
Food Truck Lease

Since 2009, Roaming Hunger has partnered with hard-working mobile vendors, entrepreneurs, and chefs whose passion inspires and drives us and our communities. Our mission is to take the risk out of building a food truck business and help you be successful beyond getting your truck on the road. We’ll help you navigate the building process, provide you with marketing, and help you find events and catering opportunities. And that’s just the beginning…

Looking to rent a food truck for a marketing promotion? Click here to go to our Agency page.

For short-term rentals please click the "Get Started" button or email us at custom@roaminghunger.com.


How It Works

1

Give us the details

Tell us about yourself, your business goals, and the type of truck you’d like to build.

2

Complete the application process

Our partners have the lowest interest rates in the industry once you pass the credit check.

3

Work with a top builder

You’re going to get a top of the line food truck from one of the best builders in the country.

4

Hit the road

Three to six months later, your mobile food business will be ready to roll.

5

Build your business

Get plugged into our suite of services, from advertising to revenue opportunities. See all benefit details below.

Lease Program Benefits

Get a three year lease-to-own program that sets you up for success, exclusively from Roaming Hunger. Total Roaming Hunger program benefits are valued up to $90,000 over the life of the program and include:

  • Professional food truck wrap design ($1,500)
  • High-quality, professional website ($2,500)
  • Social media marketing and PR support to kickstart your business ($2,000)
  • Minimum of one catering opportunity from Roaming Hunger per month (estimated $1,000+ per booked event)
  • Free access to Roaming Hunger public event listings to fill your calendar (estimated $800+ per booked event)
  • Free food truck marketing profile on Roaming Hunger website
  • If you choose to sell your truck at end of term, Roaming Hunger will help sell your truck and waive any listing fees

"Roaming Hunger made me more comfortable and confident in starting a food truck… their team is awesome to work with."

Yoshiteru Ueda, Owner of Yo’s Crepe

Food Truck Layout & Equipment

Option 1 - The All-Purpose

A great all-purpose kitchen layout ideal for a huge variety of cuisines including tacos, sandwiches, bowls and more. Includes:

  • New Ford Gasoline (F59) or Freightliner Diesel (MT45/MT55) chassis - depending on availability
  • A/C: 2 units - 15,000 BTU
  • ANSUL fire suppression system
  • Generator: 12KW commercial diesel
  • Commercial hood and fan
  • True T-19 refrigerator – single door
  • True sandwich prep unit
  • True T-19F freezer - single door
  • Flat top griddle
  • 2-Basket deep fryer - 1 unit
  • 4-Burner oven and range combo
  • Work tables - will fill in based on leftover space
  • Standard 3-bay and hand wash (w/drain boards)
  • Serving window, including screen
  • Stereo receiver and external speakers
  • Internal and external lighting

Option 2 - The Specialty Griller

A specialty truck equipped for menus designed around a grill and/or a deep fryer like wings, burgers or loaded fries. Includes:

  • New Ford Gasoline (F59) or Freightliner Diesel (MT45/MT55) chassis - depending on availability:
  • A/C: 2 units - 15,000 BTU
  • ANSUL fire suppression system
  • Generator: 12KW commercial diesel
  • Commercial hood and fan
  • True T-19 refrigerator – single door
  • True sandwich prep unit
  • True T-19F freezer - single door
  • Flat top griddle - 36”
  • 2-Basket deep fryer - 2 units
  • Charbroiler grill - 36”
  • Work tables - will fill in based on leftover space
  • Standard 3-bay and hand wash (w/drain boards)
  • Serving window, including screen
  • Stereo receiver and external speakers
  • Internal and external lighting
Pricing and Costs

Established Business

Start Up Cost:
$20,000

Monthly Payment:
$3,800

Estimated Net Cash Value:
$45,000*



How to Qualify

  • 675+ credit score
  • Minimum 2 years in business
  • Revolving credit under $20,000
  • 2 years business tax returns
  • 3-year lease term


Entrepreneur

Start Up Cost:
$38,000

Monthly Payment:
$3,500

Estimated Net Cash Value:
$56,000*



How to Qualify

  • 700+ credit score
  • Homeowner
  • Credit card debt under $10,000
  • Solid business plan
  • Culinary or business experience
  • 3-year lease term


*Estimated truck value at end of three year lease term less balloon payment

Client List

A Few Companies We've Worked With

We've talked to thousands of people over the years, from big brands to solo entrepreneurs just starting out. Each unique concept requires a one-on-one conversation and we try to steer people in the right direction for them, whether it's getting a truck with us or with someone else.