Best Food Trucks in Columbus
Street food is one of the best ways to learn about a city. It tells you about the culture, the people, their tastes, and preferences. They’re truly a culinary microcosm on four wheels. And Columbus just so happens to have some of the best food trucks in the nation! So get hungry, and check out some of our favorite food trucks in Columbus.
Aloha Aina is a true taste of Hawaii. Featuring flavorful rice bowls, Hawaiian buns, wings, and a wide selection of other shareables, you’ll start to wonder why you aren’t wearing a grass skirt and lei. Aloha Aina stays true to classic Hawaiian flavors and recipes, including Hawaiian BBQ, and Kalua pork flavored with pineapple and other island ingredients. Their wings are a main attraction, dry rubbed and served with either a BBQ sauce or their spectacular sweet chili sauce, and their rice bowl is constantly rotating different specialty ingredients for a brand new treat.
Have you ever thought that grilled cheese, while delicious, is just a little plain? You’re not the only one. Fortunately, Grilled Cheese Gangsters are here to help. This Columbus based food-truck slings gooey grilled cheeses upgraded with homemade pulled pork, buffalo chicken, and more. Inspired by the gangsters of history and fiction, come by to try a Tony Soprano with smoked pulled pork and jalapeños, or a Don Vito with bacon and a fried egg.
Are you craving a taste of New England? Look no further than Cousins Maine Lobster! This Maine staple is cruising around Columbus, serving up their famous lobster rolls, toasty lobster grilled cheese, tasty lobster tacos and other Maine specialties. Cousins is dedicated to quality, using only 100 percent premium, wild-caught and sustainably harvested Maine lobster and other ingredients, served with a side of Maine hospitality.
Is there anything better than fall off the bone ribs, juicy chicken wings, or or spectacular mac and cheese? We don’t think so. At SLAB, you can get it all. Their specialty, life-altering ribs are some of the best you’ll ever taste, complete with a homemade sauce that’s to die for. The rib sandwich is the best of both worlds, and the SLAB burger is generally considered one of the best in Columbus. So check them out, just don’t forget to check Facebook for their updated location.
Chicken & Tea is something special. In a sea of bbq food trucks, they dare to do something different, and they do it spectacularly well. This food truck serves up authentic Taiwanese style fried chicken and delicious bubble milk tea. This crispy chicken is sweet and spicy, tangy and savory, and pairs perfectly with their boba tea