• Gavin Dudd

301 Creative Food Truck Name Ideas

Updated: May 10

Clever, cool, creative and fun: Check out these 301 food truck name ideas to get heads turning......

Coming up with food truck name ideas can be a pretty fun process with soo many food trucks names to gain inspiration from. You will likely see the funny, catchy and clever to the creative and cool (and some that are a bit bad).


Despite being a fun process coming up with an effective food truck name that conveys your product and image is not always easy and there a quite a few things to bear in mind when deciding on a final name.


So to help you on your way here is a list of 301 food truck name ideas to help you name your new business, along with what makes for a good food truck name.


Contents:


- Naming your food truck

- Food truck name ideas

- Mexican food truck names

- Coffee truck names

- Vegan food truck names

- Dessert food truck names

- Breakfast food truck names

- Burger food truck names

- Worst food truck names



Naming your food truck


So what if the definition of a business name? According to the Entrepreneur is it:


"The name by which people know your business. Different from your dba--which is the legal name you register for your business, this is the name you'd use to advertise and sell your products and services"


Therefore, to be able to sell your products and services successfully there are few tips you can use when coming up with a good food truck name.


Niche down


There's a saying that the riches are in the niches. Companies of all types are "niching down" and specializing only in a handful of products.


Therefore when naming your food make sure the name reflects the type of food you are selling.


Avoid hard to spell names


Stay away from food truck names that are hard to spell or one where your customers find it hard to pronounce


Ask your friends & family


Get your family and friend on board to help you come with food truck name ideas. You will be surprised some of the funny food truck names people will come up with.


Create a shortlist


Get around 50-100 food truck names and make a shortlist of the top 10 you are happy with. Then you can conduct a poll to get feedback and test peoples response.


Conduct a trademark search and Secretary of State search


Before deciding upon a name and investing thousands of dollars into your new food truck business check its not already taken. This will save you a massive headache.


Related article:

How To Name Your Food Truck


Food Truck Name Ideas


There are many types of niche food trucks out there and hence names to go with them. So instead of lumping them all together, I have split the 301 food truck name ideas into sections.


Mexican food truck name ideas

  • Rolling Guacamole

  • Mexican Southern Grill

  • Southern Bites

  • Tequila Truck

  • Esposito's Burritos

  • Salsa Shack

  • Toasted Tortilla

  • Taste of Mexico

  • Mexican grill

  • Tex-Mex Kitchen

  • Tex-Mex Grill

  • Tortilla Street Food

  • Mexican Street Food

  • Mexican Pollos

  • Bobs Burritos

  • Mex Loaded Fries

  • The Little Mexican

  • The little Sombrero

  • Rollin' Burritos

  • Holy Guacamole

  • The Little Guacamole

  • Miguel's Mexican

  • Francesco Food Truck

  • Fernando's Food Truck

  • Tijuana Food Truck

  • Mexican Central

  • Cancun Corner

  • The Mexican Wrap

  • The Taquero Truck

  • Guac's Truck

  • Mexican Street Food

  • The Chilli Truck

  • The Chilli Bus

  • Mad Mex

  • Mexican Chilli

  • Chilli on Wheels

  • Amigo Bros

  • Southern Grill

  • Burrito Bus Co.

  • Burrito Bros

  • Vegan Burrito Bus

  • Salsa Street Grill

  • The Mexican

  • The Rolling Burritos

  • The Tortilla Truck

  • Little Mexican Chef

  • Mexican Food Truck Co.

  • Benny's Burritos

  • Guac N Roll

  • Guerrilla Burritos

  • Mexican Bistro

  • The Fresh Tortilla

  • Tortilla Trucker

  • Mad for Mexican

  • Made in Mexico

  • The Mexicano

  • Tostadas Truck

  • The Nomadic Burrito

  • The Urban Burrito

  • Burrito Zone

  • Sunshine Burrito

  • The Urban Wrap

  • Fajita Food Truck

  • Those Taco Bros

  • Taco Brothers

  • Mexicanos Taco's

  • Taco Central

  • Los Pollos Hermanos

  • Gus's Mexican Truck

  • Salamanca's Mexican Grill

  • Tuco's Taco's

  • Tuco's Taco Truck

  • Bullseye Burritos

  • Gingos Taco's

  • Ramos Taco's

  • The Taco Truck

  • Taco Central

  • Taco Trucker

  • Wicked Taco's

  • Taco Amigos

  • Macho Taco

  • Full Metal Tacos

  • Taco Trailer

  • Taco Zone

  • Sunshine Taco's

  • The Happy Taco

  • Southern Taco Co.

  • Taco Mexicano

  • Breaking Bad Burritos

  • The Rolling Taco

  • The Crunchy Taco

  • The Taco Trailer

  • Nacho's Tacos Truck

  • Chihuahua Taco's Truck

  • Vegan Taco Truck

  • Vegan Taco Trailer

  • Taco Stand

  • Taco Truck co.

  • Taco Bros

  • Guerrilla Tacos

  • Taco Taxi

  • Texas Taco Co.

  • Californian Taco Co.

  • The Nomadic Taco

  • The Urban Taco

  • Frings Fajitas


Coffee truck names


  • The Coffee Stand

  • The Coffe Truck

  • The Rolling Bean

  • The Daily Grind

  • Caffeine Machine

  • Brew Bus

  • Brew Buggy

  • Mocha Machine

  • Cuppa Coupe

  • Java the Truck

  • Cuppa Joe's

  • Java Hut

  • Brew Thru

  • Drive Brew

  • Coffee Kart

  • Brew Crew

  • Jittery Joe's

  • Perking Lot

  • F1 Espresso

  • Brewskies

  • Roasted

  • Coffee Brake

  • Bean Brake

  • Go Espresso

  • Arabica Calling

  • Impresso Espresso

  • The Coffee Club

  • Boston Barista

  • Jacked Up Coffee

  • Joe N' Go

  • Coffee Cruiser

  • The Bean Bus

  • Bean Machine

  • Rocket Fuel

  • The Grinding Wheel

  • The Portable Percolator

  • The Coffee Run

  • The Espresso Express

  • Billy's Beans

  • Spill The Beans

  • Caffeine Caravan

  • Coffee Club

  • Road Roaster

  • Javavan

  • Rollin' Coffee

  • Java Express

  • Kays's Koffee

  • Coffee Corner

  • Coffee To Go

  • Nomad Coffee Co.

  • Urban Coffee Co.



Vegan food truck name

  • Planted

  • Veganwagon

  • Rabbit Food Co.

  • Rabbit Hutch

  • Vegan Sandwich Co.

  • Vegan Sandwich Co.

  • Vegan Burger Co.

  • Vegan Sausage Co.

  • Vegan Pizza Co.

  • Thai Vegan Co.

  • The Herbivore

  • The Herbivan

  • The Greasy Vegan

  • Vegan Trucker

  • The Vegan Truck

  • The Vegan Van

  • The Meatless Wonder

  • Big Top Vegan

  • The V-Van

  • Veg Inc.

  • Just Vegan

  • Green Kitchen

  • Green Table

  • Rooted

  • Vegan Taco Co.

  • Planted Based Bros

  • The Urban Vegan

  • The Nomadic Vegan

  • Greenville Food Truck

  • Little Vegan Kitchen

  • Green Machine

  • Lean Green Machine

  • LA Vegan

  • Vegan Bistro

  • Beets Box

  • Raw Food Truck

  • Vegan To Go

  • Vegan VW

  • Beets N Juice

  • The Juice Bus

  • The Juice Truck

  • Smoothie Operator

  • Urban Smoothie Truck

  • Nomad Juice Bar

  • Blended

  • Beetle Juice

  • The Green Radish

  • Blenders and Bowls

  • Detox Juice Truck

  • Fuel Juice Bar

  • Fuel Juice Truck



Dessert Food truck names


  • Doughnut Truck

  • Doughnut Chef

  • Big Doughnut Co.

  • Sweet Treats

  • Sweet Eats

  • The Mobile Bakery

  • Handmake Cake Co.

  • Whipped Ice Cream

  • Sweet Cream Cart

  • Roadside Cup Cakes

  • Urban Bakery

  • Mobile Muffin

  • Cup Cake Caravan

  • Whipped

  • LA Ice Cream Co.

  • New York Crepes

  • Waffling On

  • The Waffle Wagon

  • The Big Scoop

  • Sprinkles Food Truck

  • The Cake Box

  • The Cookie Cart

  • Kansas Cookie Co.

  • The Urban Creamery

  • Organic Ice Cream

  • Vegan Ice Cream

  • Udderly Delicious

  • Gino's Gelato Van

  • Sweet Ride

  • Sweet Wheels

  • Coney Island

  • Honeysuckle Bakery

  • Rolling Doughnut

  • Nuts about Doughnuts

  • Mango Sweet Treats

  • Treats Food Truck

  • Sweet Eatery

  • Cupcakes To Go

  • The Roving Baker

  • The Rolling Baker

  • The Stray Baker

  • Bonanza Bakery

  • Churros Bros.

  • Dessert Truck

  • Retro Pops

  • Californian Cupcakes

  • Mobile Sweets

  • Manolo's Cannoli Express



Breakfast Food Truck Names

  • Street Car Crepes

  • Waffle Mobile

  • The Breakfast Mobile

  • Frenchi's French Toast

  • Jam Van

  • Breakfast Bus

  • The Waffle Cart

  • The Crepe Cart

  • Twisted Toaster

  • The Mad Griddle

  • Breakfast Burrito Co.

  • American Pancake Co.

  • Cheese Toasty Co.

  • Sunrise Mobile Cafe

  • Bacon Buffet

  • The Breakfast BBQ

  • Happy Mondays

  • Mobile Mornings

  • Morning Glory

  • Mobile Morning Grill

  • Bagel Brothers

  • Bagel Bros.

  • Melt's Cheese Truck

  • Sunrise Scrambles

  • Second Breakfast

  • Omelette Truck


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Burger Food Truck Names


  • The Urban Burger

  • The Eisenburger

  • Harrys Burger Bus

  • LA Burger Co.

  • New Your Burger Co.

  • The American Burger Co.

  • Jumping Jack'sBurgers

  • Burger Bus

  • Burger Buggy

  • The Juicy Burger

  • Bite-Sized Burgers

  • Bobs Burger Bus

  • The Burger Bros.

  • The Burger Brothers

  • The Burger Shack

  • Loaded Burger Co.

  • American Street Food

  • Vince's Burger Van

  • Bun Run

  • Nomad Burger Co.

  • Texas Burger Grill

  • Urban Diner

  • Boston Burger Chef

  • The Burger Spot

  • The Burger Shack

  • Mr Burger



Worst Food Truck Names


Not all food truck names are created equally and there are some that you should definitely avoid.


In particular, names that are a bit controversial or too vague and don't really mean anything or tell your customers what you sell.


Here are a few examples:


  • The Chubby Elvis

  • Divine Crap

  • Aloha Plate

  • The Greasy Weiner

  • Cartel Taco's

  • Daily Hip Hop

  • Discos Foods

  • Destination X Foodz

  • Dra Dra Foods

  • Driven to Delicious

  • Driving Delight

  • Dude Bro On Wheel

  • Fanny’s Fried and Ready

  • Fassoosly

  • Holly Folly Foods

  • Something Different

  • Sunday Flirty

  • Swaggastik



So there you have 301 creative and cool food truck names to help you gain some inspiration for your new business.


And just to recap a good food truck name falls within a niche and includes the food you intend to sell or the nation it is from, is easily remembered and rolls off the tongue.


Remember coming up with a name will be one of the most important things you will do so think it through and get others involved. Good luck

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