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.

Sausage Express

Sausage Express Food Truck in Venice Florida

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.


This is one of the new trucks on the block that has taken the area by storm, and it’s perfect for a picnic lunch at Nokomis Community Park! With Puerto Rican and Latin inspired dishes, this is the comfort food we have been waiting for. After repairs set them back for a while, they are BACK in their regular spot at the corner of Nippino and Tamiami Trail in Nokomis Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm and Friday and Saturday 12 pm to 7 pm. For the most up to date information, you can follow them on their Facebook page. Their full menu is posted on their website:

The Maine Line

The Maine Line is a food truck that travels all over Sarasota and Venice. Known for their Lobster Rolls and Whoopie Pies, if you see them on the side of the road, pull over! The clam chowder is creamy and delicious and if you ask nicely, they’ll let you sample it before getting a whole bowl (which you will.)

Ceyer’s Taqueria

If you’re looking for authentic Mexican street tacos and other food cravings, this is the spot to hit. They are currently serving dinner at The Lucky Dog Diner on Venice Island in front of the hospital. Check out their Facebook page for more details.

GitChewSum BBQ

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 to place your order!

For their complete schedule, check the events page on their Facebook.

Dog Friendly Gourmet Hot Dogs

This is so much more than a hot dog cart. These gourmet hot dogs are amazing, but the menu can also include gourmet burgers and more! His schedule constantly changes, so follow him on Facebook to see where he’ll pop up next! He is also available for private events.

Other Local Food Trucks Include:

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