Guide to Food Trucks in Venice, Florida
It used to be that food served from a truck was considered taboo, often called a “Roach Coach” with basic foods for workers on the go. Today, food trucks are dominating our hearts and our stomachs as they come out with incredible flavors and foods to rival the top restaurants in our area. When you are hunting for Food Trucks in Venice, Florida, it can take some hunting. Let’s check out all the cool trucks that made it past all these crazy regulations to bring us some incredible food! (Hint: You probably should pin this, or at least bookmark this.)
Food Trucks in Venice, Florida
While we do have a large number of restaurants that are offering takeout, delivery and curbside carryout, there is another Foodie scene in town! Our local food truck owners are resilient and more determined than ever to carve out their success in our little slice of paradise. From knock your socks off pizza to locally made sausages, authentic lobster rolls to killer BBQ, these food trucks are serving up food that leaves you craving another bite.
Hashtag Pizza is known by many as the best pizza in Venice is made from scratch and cooked in an authentic stove oven… On a Bus. Yes, a bus that the owners converted themselves into the food truck heaven that it is today. With pizza, calzones, stromboli, salads, wings and more… This is a definite need-to-try truck. They also offer free delivery for orders over $20 within 10 miles of their location! They are currently parked at the Shell Station at Jacaranda and I-75, next to BrewBurgers.
“Tasting is believing, the best pizza in Venice comes from a Food Truck!” Call 941-483-0941 to place your orders in advance, Tuesday-Saturday from 4pm – 8 pm. You can also follow them on Facebook for up to date specials.
Sausage Express serves up that grilled comfort food at an affordable price. Sausages made locally at Papa’s Meat Market, their sausage sandwiches are what they are most known for. However, they have a full menu including burgers, hot dogs, cheesesteak, Reubens, salads, and more. Check out their Facebook page for their up-to-date schedule and specials.
The Maine Menu
With a long history of serving the Venice Community through their sister brick and mortar location, Burgundy Square, The Maine Menu takes their infamous, award winning lobster roll to the streets! Upholding her father’s legacy, Briana Cyr parks The Maine Menu at 1836 S Tamiami Trail in Venice, in front of Always on Occasion Florist. You can call ahead to place your order, 941-303-9300.
If you’re looking for authentic Mexican street tacos and other food cravings, this is the spot to hit. While they mostly park at the Gulf gas station in South Venice, they do occasionally move to other locations and their hours of operation can vary. Check out their Facebook page for their current schedule.
Git Chew Sum BBQ started as cooking for coworkers and friends, A local Venice family serving up competition-level BBQ to the locals. The hours and location can vary, so check out their Facebook page for their upcoming locations, hours and specials. Call (941) 915-2662 or email@example.com to place your order!
Schedule for June: Our food truck hours are 11-2pm Mon- Fri.
* Mon – Thu The Elks Lodge @ 1021 Discovery Way, which is directly off of Knights Trail.
* Tue -Thu – directly next to Cools Sporting Goods on US-41.
* Wed – 702 Commerce Dr (next to the 7-eleven on Jacaranda just past I-75)
Sharky’s Snack Shack
Sharky’s on the Pier has opened Sharky’s Snack Shack! This bright blue Food Truck has a bunch of delicious offerings including fish & chips, fried shrimp, fried grouper sandwiches and more. Prices range from $10-$18 with assorted beers and non-alcoholic beverages available. They currently park at
We’ve set up shop in the Wellfield Park parking lot by Pop Warner Stadium in Venice, FL. (Just north of E. Venice Ave. at the intersection of Pinebrook & E. Venice Ave.) They are open Tuesday-Sunday from 12 to 7 PM, weather permitting. Follow their Facebook page for updates and specials.
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