Used by Culinary Managers, Event Coordinators, Hospitality Managers, etc.
Improve existing operations but adding a tech layer to all existing food operations (Kiosk Order, Mobile Ordering, Reporting, and Order Ahead).
Flexible vendors (Both Mobile and indoor Catering & Cafeterias).
Combine amazing local vendors with technology to provide a state of the art food experience for your employees.
When looking to hire a food truck for catering, several critical considerations can ensure a successful and stress-free event. Begin by researching and selecting a food truck with a solid reputation, checking reviews and testimonials to gauge the quality of food and service. Customization is key; ensure the menu aligns with your event’s theme and accommodates various dietary restrictions to cater to all guests. Legalities and logistics should not be overlooked - confirm the food truck is licensed, insured, and adheres to health and safety regulations. Lastly, communication is paramount; maintain open lines of communication to ensure that logistics, from arrival times to setup and breakdown, are seamlessly coordinated, promising an efficient and professional catering experience.
Booking food truck catering with City Flavor is a straightforward process designed for convenience and efficiency. Begin by exploring a diverse selection of gourmet food trucks, each offering a unique menu crafted to satisfy a variety of tastes. Navigate to the “Book Vendor” section, and fill in the details of your event, including date, location, and expected guest count. City Flavor’s responsive team will assist in matching you with the perfect food truck to meet your specific needs and dietary preferences. Once matched, you can customize your menu and service options, ensuring a tailored catering experience that promises to elevate your event. Confirm your booking, and rest easy knowing that City Flavor will manage the logistics, delivering impeccable service and mouth-watering cuisine to impress your guests.
City Flavor makes booking a food vendor easy and effortless.
Unlike other food truck rental services, we don't charge you to request a quote.
Bypass lengthy conversations with busy business owners, our responsive team helps with all communications with vendors.
City Flavor puts vendors up against each other to make sure you, the client, gets a reasonable and competitive rate for your event.
View your event’s bids and progress in real time!
Get quotes from food trucks in Houston. You'll get access to a personalized
dashboard of all available trucks along with their menus and matching bids.
Houston is a huge city with a huge food truck scene. No matter what type of cuisine you are looking for, Houston food trucks will not disappoint. From classics like TexMex and tacos to fusions between Mexican and Japanese foods, foodies are impressed by how creative the Houston food truck scene is.
Finding a Houston food truck to rent to cater your next event can be challenging. There are over 1,500 food trucks operating in Houston, so you can’t try them all! Here’s our tips on how to check out food trucks in the Houston area and how to book food trucks for catering.
Booking a food truck in Houston can feel overwhelming. Below, we make it easier by answering the common questions our clients have about Houston’s food truck scene.
Houston has a huge food truck scene. All in all, there are over 1,500 food trucks serving the Houston area. Food truck vendors have pulled out all stops to stand out from the crowd because of how many trucks there are.
There’s a lot of types of food to try in Houston. Houston food trucks give innovative spins on classics like TexMex, tacos, and BBQ. There are also plenty of trucks that give a more diverse range of flavors, from Indian-Japanese-Mexican fusion to Greek gyros.
Renting food trucks for events varies. On average, Thumbtack reports that food trucks cost $600 to rent on average in Houston. However, costs can be below $500 or over $1000 for small private events, depending on what you’re looking for. For larger corporate events, prices vary a ton. For a fair market price, send us your info to get a quote from us.
Houston's food truck scene is so big because Houston is such a big city. With so many trucks to try, it can feel overwhelming finding the right truck to cater your next event. That’s why we’ve provided some tips on where to find trucks in Houston to check out before you book catering.
Houston food trucks are some of the most unique in the country, if not the whole world. Because there are over 1,500 food trucks serving up Houston, vendors have had to pull out all the stops to make themselves known.
Everything in Houston tastes delicious. You’ll find lots of home-made burgers and tacos, as well as amazing fusion foods.
The trouble is, where do you find food trucks to check out?
The Museum District is the cultural center of Houston. As the name suggests, you’ll find tons of museums here, as well as the zoo and Hermann Park. Naturally, this is also a great spot to try food trucks. Many food trucks like Houston Sauce Pit and Trill Phillies congregate here.
Hermann Park is also home to Food Street Park, a unique spot dedicated to food trucks. You’ll find plenty of outdoor seating and four to five new trucks here per week.
Rice Village, located on the campus of Rice University, is also home to an amazing food truck scene. Some of the tastiest trucks gather here to serve up amazing meals to faculty, students, and passersby.
Like the rest of Texas, Houston is the perfect place to find taco trucks to satisfy your taco cravings. Tacos Tierra Caliente has a few spots in the city. However, go to West Alabama Ice House and you’ll find their permanent truck spot. With beef tongue (lengua), barbacoa, and more, you won’t be disappointed by tacos from here. Make sure to bring cash!
Like we said, Houston is great at fusion, and their fusion tacos are no exception. Check out Fusion Taco to get tacos like their Indian-inspired Chicken Tikka Masala taco.
Comfort food is big in the Texas food truck scene. Check out Eatsie Boys for beer and grilled cheese outside the 8th Wonder Brewery. The Waffle Bus serves delicious waffle burgers and fries Downtown on Thursday nights or at its permanent home in the Heights.
Booking food truck catering in Houston can be a challenge. Some food trucks let you book direct, but shopping around is time-consuming and tedious.
City Flavor lets you simplify your search for renting food trucks for your next party or event. Fill out a simple form to tell us about your event, and we'll connect you with the best food trucks in Houston. No fees until you book!
Click here to request a quote for food truck catering.