Make Owensboro Your Next Food Truck Stop

Owensboro is home to a growing number of food trucks, and we are here for it!  


Whether it’s seafood, chicken wings, vegan cuisine or coffee you’re craving, there is a food truck for everyone’s needs in our town. You can follow these food trucks on their social media pages to find out where they’ll be next, but it’s almost a guarantee you’ll run into them at one of Owensboro’s many downtown events held all year long! 


Here’s a list of some of our favorite food trucks you should be checking out during your next visit: 


Lure Smoke Shack 


You can order some amazing barbecue from the Lure Smoke Shack at public events, but you can also use the shack for private events and catering as well! This brand-new food truck offers a mix of upscale and down-to-earth barbecue with everything from smoked bologna to prime rib and lobster. 


J’s Good Grub


A fan favorite for everyone in Owensboro, you won’t find better buffalo chicken anywhere in the tristate. J’s famous cajun ranch fries are one of the best fried foods you’ll ever eat, and the family-owned food truck also serves a variety of delicious items that range from plant-based chicken sandwiches to chicken and waffle sandwiches. 


Tri-R-Tips BBQ


This family-owned food truck has gained notoriety all over the country for its amazing Hawaiian-style barbecue. You can order everything from pulled pork nachos to tacos slathered in sweet barbecue sauce to glazed chicken topped with pineapple. 


Fresh By Gene’s 


One of the healthier food trucks you’ll find, the food from Gene’s is both unique and delicious. Their menu includes slow-smoked brisket grilled cheese, chipotle black bean bowls, smoked salmon tacos and smoked sweet potato salad. You can find vegan and vegetarian items, as well as grass-fed beef at this food truck. 


Curbside Kitchenette


This food truck can be found at tons of local events, and it serves a huge menu with something for everyone! Run by Chef Jamon Taswell, you can order homemade paninis, melts, burgers, wraps and club sandwiches from this food truck. 


Taqueria La Bendicion De Dios 


Another family-owned food truck with a delicious menu, customers can get authentic Mexican food in the form of street tacos, fajita nachos and some of the best tortillas you’ll ever taste. 


The Spot Coffee and Finery 


Considered some of the best coffee in the area, The Spot uses organic coffee beans that are freshly roasted. You can find all your coffee-infused favorites at this food truck, whether it’s hot, cold or a shot of espresso.


Real Hacienda


You can order tons of delicious Mexican food at the Real Hacienda food truck, and it is commonly seen at local events all across the city! Everything from street tacos to taco salad to arroz con pollo can be ordered.