Guide to Food Trucks

Food trucks have become very popular in recent years, and for a good reason. They are much are more than what the name might lead you to believe. These wonders on wheels offer a huge variety of choices and the opportunity to enjoy a gourmet meal without the high cost. Plus their offerings are perfect to grab and go.

What’s the Best Way To Find Your Favorite Food Truck?

Daily

JAKs Brewing

This Veteran owned Brewery and Taproom in Falcon has Food Trucks daily. Check out their Facebook page for food truck info.

Red Leg Brewing

Veteran-owned & operated, this craft brewery in Colorado Springs offers a taproom with food trucks often parked outside. Check their Facebook page for truck info.

Red Swing Brewhouse

Red Swing Brewhouse is about family, community, inspiration and innovation. Check out their Facebook page to see their lineup of food trucks.

Goat Patch Brewing Company

Goat Patch Brewing Company is a production brewery offering a balanced variety of brews in Colorado Springs with Food Trucks daily. Check out their Food Truck calendar here.

Metric Brewing

Serving award-winning beer in Colorado Springs from an ever-changing tap while bringing you a daily food truck to whet your appetite. Details Here.

Nano Brewing Co.

Colorado’s first seasonal brewery featuring styles from around the world brewed onsite and featuring a food truck daily. Details Here.

Weekly

719 Food Truck Fest

Started by two local food truck owners, 719 Food Truck Fest gathers a number of trucks every Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday. Check out their Facebook Page for hours and list of participating food trucks.

Black Forest Gathering at Black Forest Brewery

Brews aren’t complete without delicious food pairings! Black Forest Brewery partners with multiple food vendors around Colorado Springs to serve appetizers, meals, and deserts. Check out their Facebook Page to see when your favorite truck will be parked and ready to serve.

Food Truck Tuesdays at the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

Enjoy a tasting lunch from local food trucks on the Museum’s West Lawn every Tuesday from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. beginning Tuesday, June 1. This year, Food Truck Tuesday will feature a total of 16 food trucks rotating throughout the season. Details Here.

Saturdays at the Square

Weekly food truck gathering in the Fountain/Widefield area! Stop by from 12-4PM every Saturday to try food from some of the city’s top food trucks! Details Here.

Social Media

Checking social media is the best way to locate your favorite food trucks and to find out their business hours. Many food trucks utilize Facebook and Twitter to post their location, schedules and sometimes their daily or weekly menu. Some trucks have regular locations while others move around to attend special events or to reserve a spot at local brewery.

Often the local breweries will post a food truck schedule so that’s another place you can check.  You are welcome to visit the food truck, even if you choose not to drink at the brewery.

Some of the Many Fabulous Food Trucks in our Area:

International Eats

Specializing in authentic Greek cuisine, as well as, fusion Greek/ American/ bar munchies options.

Korean Food for the Soul.

Authentic food and drinks from Honduras.

People’s choice award winner at the 2017 & 2018 Colorado Springs Food Truck Cookoff and Food Network’s Food Truck Fan Fight Champion! Menu items weave together different international cuisines in delicious food offerings such as their Bulgogi Beef Tacos.

A family-owned food truck happily serving Colorado Springs the best homemade Italian-American food.

Savory and sweet crepes that are traditional and also crossovers between different types of food styles.

A revolutionary food trailer offering authentic Gyro’s & Döner Kebabs. Using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Donating % to saving dogs.

A pasta truck that offers your classic favorite homemade pasta dishes.

Jamaican cuisine includes a mixture of cooking techniques, flavors, spices and influences from the indigenous people on the island of Jamaica, including the Spanish, British, Africans, Indian and Chinese who have inhabited the island.

Johnny G’s Delicioso is proud to be the only Mexican Soul Food establishment in Colorado, making everything from scratch, using local ingredients.

Amazing Kabobs served from an Amazing Kaboose.

Lucy I’m Home is a family run business offering fresh, daily made Cuban cuisine.

Escorting in the taste of New Mexico with from scratch recipes just like Abuelita used to make.

If you love pork, this food truck is one you won’t want to miss, featuring pork melded with flavors from all over the world.

Originally authentic Jamaican food mixed with Hispanic influences.

Currently offering special sushi rolls and Japanese hot plates.

An Italian food truck that serves up more than just pasta.

Best of the Springs 2018 featuring cheesesteaks, breakfast egg rolls, sandwiches, burritos and more.

A family owned/operated urban food truck serving a homemade menu.

Serving made from scratch sausage, Polish style pierogies, sausage burgers & fries!

Serving fresh made-to-order Honduran food.

Mexico City style tacos, quesadillas and burritos.

Specializing in Central Mexican Cuisine, with an ever evolving seasonal menu with influences from the Mexican street tacos and home style food.

The Fiesta Grill is truly THE PARTY ON THE GO! The 2017 Small Business Judges’ Award Winner at the 2017 Colorado Springs Food Truck Cookoff!

Loaded tater tots and craft-made sandwiches.

A Colorado Springs based food truck that specializes in Italian cuisine.

Persia•Rican Fusion Cuisine

100% authentic street tacos. 

Sandwiches, Burgers & More

Delicious and Fun menus that includes BBQ Smoked Pulled Pork & Chicken Nachos, BBQ Sandwiches, Scrumptious Street Tacos, Salads & Gourmet Hot Dogs with fun names.

Bite Me serves Gourmet Sausages, including wild game and unique flavor combination.

“Chef Bob’s Lobstah” Trap is a food truck located in the CO Springs area that serves freshly made Lobster Rolls and other lobster dishes.

Home of the best Fried Chicken Sandwiches and Fried Chicken Tacos in the Springs.

Serving up delicious seafood.

Amazing breakfast and lunch food truck run by Taco from the former historical Kings Chef Diner.

Killik’s Kitchen food truck (formerly known as Ono Foods) serves delicious and authentic Hawaiian food.

Gourmet sliders and fries.

Get your Philly on with a variety of Philly Cheesesteak options. 

Serving delicious, made to order, gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches.

A family-run food truck serving Texas style, smoked BBQ and comfort sides.

A local, veteran owned and operated food truck specializing in rotisserie chicken.

Using locally sourced ingredients, when possible, to create elevated restaurant quality comfort food dishes. “Good things come from Scratch!”

This food cart features rustic food ranging from BBQ, cajun & Tex Mex. 

Scrumptious made from scratch bar-b-que.

Specializing in low and slow BBQ comfort food.

family owned mobile food truck business selling specialized turkey legs, along with other side items.

Serving up unique “twists” on char-grilled beef and chicken burgers.

It’s all about the bar-b-que, don’t miss their signature Just a Burger which is far more than ‘just a burger’. 

 A family owned food truck that serves hot & delicious wood fired pizza and gourmet ice cream.

Sweet Treats

Authentic Hawaiian-style shave ice.

Bringing Ice cream, frozen drinks, soups and sandwiches to a neighborhood near you.

Serving up Colorado’s finest Shave Ice since 2013. Offering over 65 true-to-taste flavors made with 100% cane sugar! With options to “stuff” with vanilla ice cream and marshmallow cream, and free toppings!
Prices start at $2 so the whole family can enjoy!

Popping fresh yummy kettle corn and serving delicious hand shaken lemonade.

Serving award-winning homemade pie and locally roasted coffee. Life is short. Eat the pie!

Hand churned ice cream and a homemade waffle cone? Yes please! Gluten free ice cream options available.

Authentic Hawaiian Shave Ice.

Gourmet cupcakes with over 250 flavors to choose from.

Serving delectable cupcakes from their beloved food truck named Coco.

A fully renovated ice cream truck dedicated to being Colorado’s number one ice cream experience.

Breakfast options such as specialty waffles, waffle bites, coffee, and tea.

Exciting new coffee van in Colorado Springs roaming your streets! 

Have you tried any of these amazing food trucks? Which are your favorites and what was your favorite menu item?

Are there any that I’ve missed?

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Erica has worn many hats since joining Co Springs Mom Collective in 2017. She first came on as Contributor, then joined the Executive Team as Advertising Manager and is now the proud Owner and Executive Director. With a background in Public Relations and Marketing, Erica has been working in online media since 2008 and loves its ability to create enriching connections and community. Erica has a passion for serving others, something which led her and her family to begin fostering several years ago. She has welcomed her heart and home to several children in Colorado Springs and considers it one of her hardest and most beautiful accomplishments yet. Her role of mom is one she is most proud of. She and her husband have a beautiful blended family of seven, including five children who range in age from 11 - 17. It is truly never a dull moment in her home.

6 COMMENTS

  1. You forgot Cowgirl Kettle Corn and Lemonade. Find us on Facebook or the web. We are at Humpday Rally each week. And just started with Saturday at the square.

    Thanks

  2. Erica, I am looking for information on registering a food truck on your directory and at the events you advertise. Can you please direct me in how I can do that and who to contact so that I can bring a food truck to these events. Thank you.

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