The cold is nearly behind us here in St. Augustine and you know what that means – the warmth is coming! As it warms up in the Oldest City, get ready for more days spent out experiencing our city’s best outdoor activities and eateries. St. Augustine is lucky to be home to an extremely food truck-loving food scene. In this little city, you can taste the best all these restaurants on wheels have to offer. As warmer days knock on our doors, get out today and try a new savory selection from one of these local food truck treasures!
606 N Ponce De Leon Blvd
If you’re looking for a meal full of flavor in St. Augustine, visit Tropi-Cali for some delicious Caribbean food to make your day. Made with fresh and colorful ingredients, their menu is filled with options for everyone, including Vegetarians and Vegans. One fan favorite is their classic Don’t Be A Jerk Chicken Tacos for those who love a meal with a bite full of kicking flavor!
134 Riberia Street
Known as a St. Augustine staple, Crave is the food truck for anyone who loves fresh and healthy food done right. Locally sourced ingredients and a fun atmosphere make Crave the perfect lunch spot in Lincolnville. Head over today and try our favorite Caribbean Shrimp wrap made with local St. Augustine shrimp and a honey dijon vinaigrette to die for!
Uptown Scratch Kitchen
300 San Marco Avenue
Take a trip Uptown during your next lunch break for this fantastic food truck. Parked right outside DOS Coffee & Wine, Uptown Scratch Kitchen offers a progressive, hybrid cooking experience where everyday they serve fresh, twisted, and contemporary American cuisine. No one does fried chicken like this food truck so go and try their Famous Fried Chicken, you won’t regret it!
1943 A1A South
With an ever-changing menu, Sporks is known for changing up all of America’s favorite foods. From their key menu items like The Boss Hog, a loaded grilled cheese with pulled pork, to their healthier options like a Black Bean Hummus Wrap, this food truck has fresh twist on each dish that will be sure to please everyone. Head out to A1A on your next lunch break for a quick Sporks fix!
551 Anastasia Blvd
As a constant fixture at St. Augustine’s Saturday Farmer’s Market, it’s hard to imagine any outdoor event without Big Island Bowls. They offer a healthy alternative by focusing their menu on a variety of superfoods like their signature Acai Smoothie Bowls that are a perfect energy pick-me-up. Next time you spot Big Island Bowls, try out their A Frame Datil Poke Bowl made with every St. Augustine locals favorite Datil sauce!
160 Nix Boat Yard Rd
This is the first food truck on our list where you can arrive by either boat or car! Parked at the Boat Yard, The Marina Cantina serves up breakfast, lunch, and coffee year-round. This trucks is known for their fresh tacos and burritos, as well as their take on a traditional Minorcan clam chowder. Head over to The Marina Cantina the next time you’re craving an outdoor dining atmosphere right by the water!
3912 N Ponce De Leon Blvd
The Datil Rooster is a food truck known for being a local hotspot. Locals love it because it’s made by locals! Specializing in Minorcan and Southern food, this business serves up some of the best savory food around. If you ever spot this local gem on the side of US1, grab yourself a Killer Cuban Sandwich or a Grilled Po Boy to satisfy your cravings.
Every Tuesday through Friday, head out to Yummy’s for some good food made with love. Homemade classics fill up their menu, including pasta salad, pulled pork sandwich, angus beef burger, philly steak and cheese, and many more! While it may look like a little whole in the wall, Yummy’s proves that a food truck with classic options can still make a flavorful impact.
1480 County Road A1A
New to the St. Augustine food truck scene, Pele’s offers a menu unlike any other food truck around. Their menu is Italian inspired and is focused on hand crafted Neapolitan pizzas prepared in a special wood fired grill. They also offer calzones, burgers, and salads. Your favorite classic Margherita pizza is now on wheels at Pele’s so go out and try all this Italian food truck has to offer!
802 Anastasia Blvd & 1480 Old A1A
As one of the lucky food trucks that have a spot at The Village Garden Food Truck Park, Funkadelic truly stands out and is appropriately named the Funk Mobile. They serve up funky foods for their customers, like everyone’s favorite Pulled Pork Sandwich, with coffee and Coca Cola braised pork, or, if you want to go a little wilder, try their crispy Panko Fried Lump Crab & Goat Cheese Sliders. Head over to Funkadelic as it warms up for some funky flavors!
1510 N. Ponce de Leon Blvd
This is the food truck you’re looking for if you crave classic southern comfort food to feed your soul. Fried Chicken Kitchen focuses on locally sourced ingredients, timeless family recipes, and, as you can guess from the name, the best fried chicken you’ve ever tasted. Grab a signature 2 Piece Meal, some Mac & Cheese, and an order of corn bread to make you feel right at home in St. Augustine.
1340C A1A S
Nalu’s Tropical Takeout
1020 Anastasia Blvd
Head over to Surf Station on the island and try out St. Augustine’s FIRST food truck! Nalu’s has been serving the community their delicious Hawaiian fusion cuisine for nearly 17 years and has landed on the Best of St. Augustine list several times for their superb food. Next time you head toward the beach, stop by and pick up an order of their Baja Shrimp Tacos for the perfect meal by the beach!
New York Beach Bagels
1480 Old A1A
Early beach days are the best and can be made even better by stopping by The Village Garden Food Truck Park for a authentic New York bagel! New York Beach Bagels was started by two best friends who are passionate about providing St. Augustine with the best bagels around town. While you can pick up a bagel made any way, we recommend The Fire Island bagel sandwich made with turkey, hummus, avocado, tomato, and gouda cheese!
African Love Kitchen
967 Catalina Rd
If you are looking for a cultural feast, check out African Love Kitchen’s offerings right off of US1. They focus on making authentic Tanzanian food for the community. The food is made by a real Tanzanian chef who is passionate about his culture and wishes to share it through his cooking. African Love Kitchen is most renowned for their wonderful curry dishes and sensational sambusas!
Double Dippin Ice Cream
802 Anastasia Blvd
Nothing says it’s warming up in St. Augustine more than stopping by Surf Station on the way home from the beach to cool down with a delicious scoop of ice cream Double Dippin! Once known as Cold Calf, this ice cream truck serves up scoops of your favorite flavors, like Strawberry Cheesecake or Cookie Monster. Perfect for a family outing to satisfy everyone’s sweet tooth!
The Loving Cup
1460 County Road A1A
Known for having the best coffee in the business, The Loving Cup is a food truck taking over the festival scene! You can find them on the move most of the time, but if you have the chance to catch them, try some of their savory selections from their menu like their classic Fresh Market BLT or, if you’re feeling more adventurous, their delicious Thai Mussels!
1480 S Old A1A
1340 A1A South
Try this delicious authentic barbecue made to order by a Texas native whose passion is to bring the flavors of their childhood to North Florida. This isn’t your traditional backyard BBQ, but delectable meat cuts cooked for long hours over wood fire, usually oak. We recommend picking up an order of their perfect seasoned Brisket or their crispy Whole Chickens for a mean worth sharing for the whole family!
Little Lunch Box
2995 US Highway 1 South
Little Lunch Box calls the parking lot of Beaver Toyota on US1 home and has served a great deal of St. Augustine’s satisfied locals! Open weekly, this food truck specializes in offering everyone’s lunch time favorites, burgers and wraps. Their signature Hangover Burger and their scrumptiously savory Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wrap will have your taste buds watering after the first bite!
350 A1A Beach Blvd
Run by the same owners as the beloved Hot Shot Bakery, this traveling food truck is serving up everyone’s local favorites! Head over and try their specialty Chicken Gumbo or take a walk on the wild side and try their Oak Smoked Salmon Panini. Either way, their flavors will blow your mind due to the amount of luvin’ they truly put into their dishes!
1 University Blvd
Located in the parking lot of St. Augustine University, this flavorful food truck delivers up some serious grub for the community. Late Risers is a eco-friendly and sustainable business focused on serving local and seasonal dishes, like the fan favorite Brekkie Hash made with local pork belly, crispy fingerling potatoes, and an over-medium Natural Springs Dairy Egg!
Don’t see your truck on our list? Let us know in the comments below, and we’ll add you! Feature image via Crave.