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The 6 Best Food Trucks In San Jose

Updated: August 7, 2022

Some of San Jose's tastiest venues are on four wheels - these are the local food trucks we love the most. We assessed top review sites and incorporated millions of diner reviews for these top food trucks in San Jose. These mobile kitchens are serving the best taco, kebab, and empanada in town!

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Alams Taqueria

Food Truck, Cambrian ParkFood TruckSan Jose, Cambrian Park
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0

Tacos El Pelon

Food Truck, $, East San JoseFood Truck, $San Jose, East San Jose
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5


Food Truck, West San JoseFood TruckSan Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Fernando El Taquero

Food Truck, $, North ValleyFood Truck, $San Jose, North Valley
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 3.5

Tacomania | Coleman

Food Truck, $, DowntownFood Truck, $San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5
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    Best Food Trucks in San Jose

    Three Best Rated

3 Hermanos Mexican grill

Food Truck, DowntownFood TruckSan Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Why is this list better than others?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We analyzed 1901 lists and articles from top sources like Three Best Rated, 28808 San Jose restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. For example, we considered Three Best Rated - Best Food Trucks in San Jose as we sourced this ultimate list. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. These ten options are sure to delight.

Most common questions

The highest-rated food trucks with outdoor seating in San Jose are Golden State Ice Cream, Luv's Brownies and Irma La Oaxaqueña.

Golden State Ice Cream, Luv's Brownies, and Irma La Oaxaqueña are the highest-rated late-night food trucks in San Jose.

There are 150 food trucks in San Jose.

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