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Line of food trucks near Cape House Apartments in Jacksonville, Florida



Jacksonville is home to a vibrant food truck scene that spans across diverse culinary traditions. From grilled cheese and Cubanos to brisket and baked potatoes, the perfect food truck to satisfy your cravings is parked somewhere in Jacksonville.

Keep on trucking with this list of five food trucks worth following in Jacksonville, Florida.

Mr. Potato Spread

It's no wonder Mr. Potato Spread is one of the hottest food trucks in Jacksonville. Serving baked potatoes, better known as "pots,” stuffed with crave-worthy flavor profiles like chicken bacon ranch, cheesesteak, crab, and shrimp fajita, Mr. Potato Spread is sure to be your new favorite lunch spot.  

The Happy Grilled Cheese

Established by Anthony "Sultan of All Things Cheesy" Hashem, The Happy Grilled Cheese food truck specializes in – what else? – gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches. This isn't your mama's grilled cheese! With specialty sandwiches like the cheesy jalapeño popper melt and the caprese melt on the menu, The Happy Grilled Cheese will keep you smiling day after day.

The Butt Hutt Smokehouse

Jacksonville's most decorated food truck is The Butt Hutt Smokehouse. Specializing in Florida-style barbecue, The Butt Hutt has been featured on Cooking Channel's Cheap Eats, in the pages of Void magazine, and was recently named one of the top 50 food trucks in America. Be sure to try their brisket, a dish that was voted among the top 5 in the city according to Jacksonville Restaurant Reviews. 

Professor Panini

Jacksonville's only gourmet panini food truck is Professor Panini. With a creative "syllabus" of hot-pressed gourmet sandwiches like the appropriately-named "brilliant buffalo chicken," Professor Panini is certain to satisfy your lunchtime cravings. Find Professor Panini at the Riverside Arts Market every Saturday!

Manny's Cuban Food Truck

What would a list of Jacksonville's most follow-worthy food trucks be without an authentic Cuban option? Manny's Cuban Food Truck serves real-deal, straight from abuela's kitchen favorites like slow-roasted pork with black beans and rice, Spanish beef picadillo and of course, Cubano sandwiches. 

Jacksonville's rich food truck scene represents the best of the city. Cape House represents the best of Jacksonville living. Contact us today to learn more about current availability in our community and to schedule a private tour of our grounds and amenities.