Food & Drink

Top Food Trucks In St. Louis

June 11, 2014 7:00 AM

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File photo of a food truck. Photo: Thinkstock

File photo of a food truck. Photo: Thinkstock

When you are looking for a quick lunch on the go in St. Louis, there is no need to settle for a fast food drive through. Locals know to look on some popular street corners or right outside on the curb in front of their own workplace for the best food trucks in St. Louis. With the vast variety of food options prepared and served from the windows of several different food trucks, there is sure to be a lunch that satisfies every local’s taste buds. While some have a mailing address or a location where they load up the trucks for lunch, food trucks stay mobile and show up at new locations frequently. Be sure to check your favorite food truck’s Twitter feed or Facebook page before heading out to plan a picnic or lunch on the run. The next time you need a fast lunch, look for these top food trucks in the area.
Cha Cha Chow
(314) 239-2832
www.chachachow.com

Discover the taste of specialty tacos, taco platters or bite into a flavorful burger while enjoying a Mexican iced coffee or seasonal house specialty Agua Fresca to wash it all down. Two St. Louis natives, Kandace Davis and Linda Jones, are the chefs who create delicious and unique homemade fare. Their intent is to revolutionize street-side dining in the area. The pair makes everything fast, fresh and delicious inside the truck before serving it through a large window.

Go! Gyro! Go!
(314) 496-3970
www.gogyrogostl.com

Look for the bright blue and white truck near you. Nick and Laura bring the essence of the finest imported ingredients of Greek cooking to the area while using local vegetables when possible. Enjoy a classic gyro with a Greek salad, or experience a unique chicken or all veggie gyro instead. Eat on the spot or ask about catering for your next party or event.

Related: Top Caterers In St. Louis

Curbside Cookery
(314) 303-6521
www.curbsidecookery.com

Sink your teeth into delicious grilled sandwiches, burritos or mac ‘n cheese with bacon. Add a salad, chips or scrumptious dessert, and call it a meal. Tammy and David Johnson deliver delicious curbside cooking in front of local businesses for a fast and convenient lunch at your company’s doorstep. Look for their “little red truck” with the large serving window.

Supa’ Fresh Veggie Mobile
The Food Truck from City Greens Market
4260 Manchester Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 833-3811
www.midtowncitygreens.org

Who says fresh food cannot be served fast? The idea behind City Greens Market is to provide locals with affordable, fresh, quality produce. The truck’s vision is to provide locally grown, fresh, healthy food at a location where neighbors will want to come to meet. The Supa’ Fresh Veggie Mobile is an extension of the City Greens Market which makes its way around lunchtime hot spots in the St. Louis area.

The Cheese Shack
(314) 807-1533
www.facebook.com/TheCheeseShack

Get ready to enjoy comfort food at its best. If you thought grilled cheese or macaroni and cheese is kid stuff, this food truck will make you rethink everything you’ve ever thought about cheese. The truck serves a rotation of several different gourmet grilled cheese sandwich offerings along with deep-fried macaroni and cheese balls. The truck also serves an inside-out bacon and a pulled pork sandwich that will make your mouth water. Add a side of hand-cut fries dipped in a homemade marinara sauce.

Related: Top Places For Pulled Pork In St. Louis

Tere Scott is a freelance writer and author of e-books and two educational blogs. She loves to research information to share. She currently resides in St. Louis. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.
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