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Are you looking for the best food trucks in Northwest Arkansas?  There are quite a few fabulous ones, and you need to buckle up because they offer some incredibly delicious meals.

Food trucks have been around since before the invention of the automobile, but they weren’t called food trucks back then, they were dubbed chuck wagons, which were used by American cattlemen as they drove their herds the long miles to market. Thankfully, they are on the rise in the U.S., and particularly in Northwest Arkansas where chefs from around the world create amazing cuisine to tempt your taste buds. Check out the Top 10 list below to find an excellent food truck near you:

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Bella Vista

Mai Chinese Food Truck $

13472-13482 Lookout Dr, (417) 291-4625

The next time you’re craving Chinese food, drive over to Mai Chinese Food Truck. Offering delicious Chinese favorites, the service is friendly and efficient, the portions are huge and the prices are very reasonable. The orange chicken is to die for, but unless you’re a big eater, just order one portion and split it.


Crackerjack $

218 N Main St, (479) 366-0111

Chef Jason Hector is at the helm of this delightful gastro lab. If the idea of gourmet sandwiches makes your taste buds tingle, then you will love Crackerjack’s. No ordinary fixin’s on these sandwiches, just a blending of mouthwatering flavors. There’s also an unusual breakfast menu sporting such items as cornmeal pancakes and biscuits and andouille gravy. Patronize this food truck soon, you’ll be happy you did.

Crepes Paulette $

213 NE A St (479) 250-1110

What could be better than authentic French Crepes served in an open-air setting? A warm, cozy canopy wall provides comfortable seating unless the weather turns really foul. The delicious crepe menu is varied, and offers something for everyone. While Crepes Paulette is a food truck, don’t expect typical fast food, you can look forward to gourmet crepes made to perfection. Try the Spicy Piggy and for a sweet crepe, try the La Foster.

Purple Banana $

900 S Main St, Bentonville (479) 770-9969
Open 11 – 2 Tues – Fri, the Purple Banana is a food truck specializing in amazing, fresh Mexican and latin flavors including its signature deep-fried tacos. If you enjoy sweets, try the Banana Chimi, it will knock your socks off. Check FB or Instagram for weekly location.


Dot’s Nashville Hot Chicken $ 

617 N College Ave, (615) 594-6172

If you like your chicken spicy, then you simply must stop by Dot’s where you can get some of the most delicious hot chicken you’ve ever put in your mouth. Spiciness ranges from mild to hot, and the medium will bring you to tears. The breading is flavorful and the chicken on the inside is moist and tender. Dining at Dot’s is bound to be an experience you’ll repeat often.

Wicked Wood Fired Pizza $

1946 N. Birch St, (479) 466-8911

Wicked Wood Fired Pizza puts out delicious crispy pies baked in an Italian made wood fire oven, which fires to over 700 degrees. These signature pizzas will keep your taste buds popping and begging for more. Try the Wicked Supreme first and then try all the rest.


La Carreta Food Truck $

515 S Bloomington St, Lowell, AR, (479) 502-4868

This local taco truck has tasty tacos at very reasonable prices. Five bucks buys you a huge burrito or quesadilla. Close to J.B. Hunt, it has outdoor seating and takeout.


Takashimure Hibachi Express $

623 West Walnut, Rogers, AR, (479) 899-4244

Takashimura Hibachi Food Truck is not your ordinary food truck. Everything is fresh, freshly made and so delicious you’ll wonder how it could be coming from this simple looking food truck in Pea Ridge. This is Japanese food on par with some of the very best in the region, and while the portions are large, the prices are so affordable. Plan to take the family soon for some excellent Japanese cuisine.

Tyler’s Craft BBQ $

109 N Arkansas St, (479) 409-7423

Located at Ozark Beer Company and with a goal to provide Northwest Arkansas its best BBQ, Tyler’s Craft BBQ, a local family owned food truck, has their work cut out for them, but it seems they are up to the task. Many NWA BBQ enthusiasts have already gone out on the limb to proclaim that Tyler’s makes the best BBQ sandwich in the region. The meats are tender and moist, the accompanying slaw  is heavenly and the service is friendly and efficient.