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Food Truck Permits and Licenses

July 21, 2022

Food Truck Permits and Licenses

Food trucks are essentially restaurants on wheels, and although they have more freedom than their brick-and-mortar counterparts, they still require various permits and licenses for operation and vending. If you want to start a food truck in LA, there are several logistical considerations you’ll need to keep in mind.

Los Angeles Food Trucks That Will Leave Your Guests Feeling Lucky On St. Patrick’s Day

January 26, 2023

Los Angeles Food Trucks That Will Leave Your Guests Feeling Lucky On St. Patrick’s Day

Every St. Patrick’s Day, the entire world stops what they’re doing to party like the Irish. We all know the routine: you throw on festive green apparel, chow on Shepherd’s Pie, and enjoy a few pints of Guinness with your pals until next year when you get to do it all again.  Even though many … Continue reading “Los Angeles Food Trucks That Will Leave Your Guests Feeling Lucky On St. Patrick’s Day”

The Absolute Best Seafood Trucks in Los Angeles

January 23, 2023

The Absolute Best Seafood Trucks in Los Angeles

Last updated on January 26th, 2023Sitting right on the Pacific Ocean, Los Angeles is home to some of the most delicious seafood restaurants in the world. As local foodies probably already know, the city also has a rich food truck culture, with the popularity of mobile catering beginning in the entertainment industry as a way … Continue reading “The Absolute Best Seafood Trucks in Los Angeles”

The True Cost of Food Trucks

January 11, 2023

The True Cost of Food Trucks

Most people wouldn’t expect a halal truck’s menu to have the same prices as a storefront. From the perspective of the average consumer, food trucks are a cheaper alternative to brick-and-mortar stores— and, historically, this has always been the case. However, there are many reasons that a food truck might surprise you with similar prices … Continue reading “The True Cost of Food Trucks”

Valentine’s Day Party Catering Ideas To Make You Fall In Love

January 5, 2023

Valentine’s Day Party Catering Ideas To Make You Fall In Love

Valentine’s Day isn’t reserved just for significant others; it also marks a special time of year to celebrate everyone you love, like friends, families, and even coworkers. If you’re looking to opt out of romantic date night for a bigger, more festive celebration, then we have the perfect Valentine’s Day party catering ideas to help … Continue reading “Valentine’s Day Party Catering Ideas To Make You Fall In Love”

5 Top Taco Trucks In LA

December 13, 2022

5 Top Taco Trucks In LA

Los Angeles is famous for its top-tier Mexican cuisine. Among the hundreds of Mexican restaurants the city has to offer, there is also a wide variety of Mexican food trucks to enjoy, some you may know and others that are hidden gems you absolutely need to try.  Thankfully, The Los Angeles Food Truck Association works … Continue reading “5 Top Taco Trucks In LA”

Top LA Food Truck Caterers to Book in 2023

December 5, 2022

Top LA Food Truck Caterers to Book in 2023

New year, new eats. The Los Angeles Food Truck Association is always expanding our members to include the very best food trucks in LA. Read more to find out the five top LA food trucks to book in 2023!

Why Food Trucks Are The New Catering Trend In LA

November 28, 2022

Why Food Trucks Are The New Catering Trend In LA

While exploring Los Angeles, one of the first things you may notice– especially if you’re a foodie– is how many food trucks the metropolis has to offer. What this rise in food trucks has resulted in is more everyday street food options, as well as a growing food truck catering trend in LA. 

Food Ideas For Your Company Christmas Party

November 22, 2022

Food Ideas For Your Company Christmas Party

Your company Christmas party is an opportunity to bring co-workers together and boost workplace morale. So, here’s the million dollar question: how do you ensure that your guests will have an amazing time? From our experience, a big part of the equation is a no-brainer: the food. In this blog, we will briefly touch on the benefits of food truck catering for corporate events and brainstorm what holiday eats you can serve that will make your holiday party something employees talk about for years to come!

Top 3 Coffee Carts and Trucks For Your Next Corporate Event

November 14, 2022

Top 3 Coffee Carts and Trucks For Your Next Corporate Event

Coffee is an integral part of the American work life— so as a company, what better way to show employee appreciation than with a complimentary cup of the very drink that gets people up and ready to work every morning? At this year’s office party, opt out of a traditional, run-of-the-mill coffee station and find a more creative way to treat your employees for all their hard work. How? Read here!

‘Tis The Season For Holiday Catering: Corporate Events, Private Parties, And More

November 7, 2022

‘Tis The Season For Holiday Catering: Corporate Events, Private Parties, And More

Whether you’re planning a corporate event or a private one, we have the ultimate guide to help you with holiday party catering this season. After all, what kind of a holiday party would you be throwing without the perfect holiday eats?

A Complete Guide to Corporate Catering

September 19, 2022

A Complete Guide to Corporate Catering

Corporate catering is sometimes associated with drab, uninteresting menu offerings. From we assure you that this isn’t the case—especially if you rely on one of LA’s top food trucks to serve you delectable (and anything but dull) meals.

Campus Catering Ideas for The 2022 School Year

August 31, 2022

Campus Catering Ideas for The 2022 School Year

Colleges everywhere are gearing up for an incredible school year—and it’s sure to be filled with a plethora of both academic and social events. There’s nothing quite like the college experience, and there’s so much more to school than attending classes that make this formative time in people’s lives memorable—including delicious food service!

The Complete Pricing Guide to Catering Costs in 2022

August 24, 2022

The Complete Pricing Guide to Catering Costs in 2022

Catering is one of the most popular ways to feed large groups of people for events. Whether you’ve got a wedding, birthday party, corporate event, or community event, feeding a large group of people can be a fun challenge. But when it comes to catering one of these events, one of the most important factors is determining a fair price point.

Back to School Party and Event Catering Ideas for 2022

August 19, 2022

Back to School Party and Event Catering Ideas for 2022

Time really does fly—summer is in its final stretch, and autumn will be here before you know it. While it’s always a little sad to say goodbye to beach days, barbeques, and vacations, there’s nothing quite like the excitement that comes with the start of a new school year (no matter how long ago you were a student).

5 Tips for Organizing Food Truck Catering for Your Event

August 9, 2022

5 Tips for Organizing Food Truck Catering for Your Event

Food trucks are one of the most popular catering choices for just about any event type nowadays. They’re a super flexible, location-independent, hassle-free way to provide a wide range of food choices to your hungry crowd. So if you’re looking to organize food trucks for your next event, keep reading to learn the top five things you can do now to ensure your day goes off without a hitch!

Catering Your Next Conference

July 28, 2022

Catering Your Next Conference

Planning a conference isn’t easy. There’s a lot to think about between choosing the venue, mapping out each day’s schedule, and ensuring everything runs smoothly. Conferences usually aren’t short ordeals, either. This means it’s essential to provide food that’s not only delicious, but that will also keep attendees full, happy, and focused—all while seamlessly integrating with the logistics of your event. Many event planners will turn toward traditional catering services, but it isn’t the only option for event catering.

How Much Does a Food Truck Cost?

July 13, 2022

How Much Does a Food Truck Cost?

No matter whose birthday it is, hiring a food truck is the ultimate way to celebrate. Having delicious eats arrive on wheels not only creates a fun, festive atmosphere, but it also means your guests will be able to enjoy fresh, made-to-order treats they’re sure to love. From bbq plates and Mexican classics like tacos, food truck catering can offer an array of options unlike anything else!

Best Wedding Food Truck Ideas of 2022

July 5, 2022

Best Wedding Food Truck Ideas of 2022

No matter whose birthday it is, hiring a food truck is the ultimate way to celebrate. Having delicious eats arrive on wheels not only creates a fun, festive atmosphere, but it also means your guests will be able to enjoy fresh, made-to-order treats they’re sure to love. From bbq plates and Mexican classics like tacos, food truck catering can offer an array of options unlike anything else!

How to Throw the Ultimate Food Truck Birthday Party

June 24, 2022

How to Throw the Ultimate Food Truck Birthday Party

No matter whose birthday it is, hiring a food truck is the ultimate way to celebrate. Having delicious eats arrive on wheels not only creates a fun, festive atmosphere, but it also means your guests will be able to enjoy fresh, made-to-order treats they’re sure to love. From bbq plates and Mexican classics like tacos, food truck catering can offer an array of options unlike anything else!

Your Step-by-Step Guide on How to Book a Food Truck for an Event

June 17, 2022

Your Step-by-Step Guide on How to Book a Food Truck for an Event

There are a lot of moving parts involved in planning an event—and one of the most important, make-or-break elements of any gathering is the food. As stressful as some aspects of event planning can be, when you book a food truck, feeding your guests doesn’t have to be one of them.

Great Food Ideas for Corporate Events to Impress Your Guests

June 9, 2022

Great Food Ideas for Corporate Events to Impress Your Guests

If you’re planning an event, one of the most important details you need to figure out is how you’re going to feed your hungry guests. If you want something a little more fun than a standard buffet line, both food cart and food truck catering are great options!

Food Cart VS Food Truck Catering

June 3, 2022

Food Cart VS Food Truck Catering

If you’re planning an event, one of the most important details you need to figure out is how you’re going to feed your hungry guests. If you want something a little more fun than a standard buffet line, both food cart and food truck catering are great options!

10 Meals for Your Next Corporate Food Truck Catering

May 26, 2022

10 Meals for Your Next Corporate Food Truck Catering

Food trucks are a great option for your next corporate event because they’re built to serve large groups of people in short amounts of time at virtually any location imaginable. They serve a wide variety of food options. In fact, the hardest part of your food truck catering decision will likely be in choosing just what kind of food you want to serve.

Best Food Trucks in LA 2022

May 16, 2022

Best Food Trucks in LA 2022

Food trucks are as prevalent as the sun in LA, but when you want the absolute best, a few options truly shine. From tacos, to ice cream, to classic American comfort food,  there’s no shortage of incredible options to satisfy any mood or craving