The number of food trucks in Austin is overwhelming. With more than 1,000 trucks (many with quirky and kitschy themes, like "Biscuits and Groovy"), some might even say the scene is saturated. Don't settle for mediocre food served from gimmicky trucks! For this list, we wanted to highlight the trucks that represent the Austin scene at its best—scrappy entrepreneurs making excellent food with minimal overhead.
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Most visitors to Austin end up wandering South Congress Avenue's trendy boutiques, restaurants, and food truck enclaves. But not all trucks are created equal. If you want to experience Austin's famous food truck scene without disappointment, you'll need a plan of attack. Here's a list of trailers on South Congress Avenue where you're bound to find good food.