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Here's a List of the Top 20 Food Trucks in America

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The Buttermilk Truck, Los Angeles.
The Buttermilk Truck, Los Angeles.
Photo: Simon Doggett / Flickr

Where are the best food trucks in America? According to QSR Magazine, they're largely on the West Coast, with trucks in Seattle (Skillet, Maximus/Minimus), Portland (Solar Waffle Works), San Francisco (Spencer on the Go!, Sam’s Chowdermobile), and Los Angeles (The Buttermilk Truck, The Grilled Cheese Truck, Frysmith, Nom Nom Truck) appearing on their Top 20 Food Trucks list. That's almost half the list!

New York only has two food trucks on the list: Kelvin Natural Slush Co. and Rickshaw Dumpling Truck. Meanwhile, Los Angeles food truck fans are all in an uproar in the comments over the fact that food truck favorites like Kogi Truck and Grill 'em All Truck aren't included, but QSR seems to be focused on "concepts to watch" as opposed to the individual truck, so perhaps that explains it? Check out the full list below the jump.

First Team All-American

Skillet
Hometown: Seattle
Serving: Modern American cuisine
www.skilletstreetfood.com

Chef Shack
Hometown: Minneapolis
Serving: Seasonal fare from local family farms
www.chefshack.org

Food Shark
Hometown: Marfa, Texas
Serving: Mediterranean
www.foodsharkmarfa.com

Coolhaus
Hometown: Austin, Texas, & Los Angeles
Serving: Ice cream sandwiches
www.eatcoolhaus.com

Spencer on the Go!
Hometown: San Francisco
Serving: Alternative French cuisine
www.spenceronthego.com

Mmmpanadas
Hometown: Austin, Texas
Serving: Empanadas
www.mmmpanadas.com

Fojol Bros. of Merlindia
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
Serving: Indian with flair
www.fojol.com

Streetza
Hometown: Milwaukee
Serving: Pizza
www.streetza.com

Dim and Den Sum
Hometown: Cleveland
Serving: American comfort food with Asian flair
www.dimanddensum.com

Maximus/Minimus
Hometown: Seattle
Serving: American favorites
www.maximus-minimus.com

Second Team All-American

The Buttermilk Truck
Hometown: Los Angeles
Serving: Decadent breakfast
www.buttermilktruck.com

The Grilled Cheese Truck
Hometown: Los Angeles
Serving: A new take on grilled cheese
www.thegrilledcheesetruck.com

Pi on the Spot
Hometown: St. Louis
Serving: Pizza
www.restaurantpi.com

Frysmith
Hometown: Los Angeles
Serving: French fries
www.eatfrysmith.com

Kelvin Natural Slush Co.
Hometown: New York City
Serving: Slushies
www.kelvinslush.com

Nom Nom Truck
Hometown: Los Angeles
Serving: Vietnamese
www.nomnomtruck.com

Sam’s Chowdermobile
Hometown: Half Moon Bay, California
Serving: Seafood
www.samschowdermobile.com

Solar Waffle Works
Hometown: Portland, Oregon
Serving: Waffles
[Too cool for the Web]

Rickshaw Dumpling Truck
Hometown: New York City
Serving: Dumplings
www.rickshawdumplings.com

Crepes Bonaparte
Hometown: Orange County, California
Serving: Crêpes
www.crepesbonaparte.com

· America’s Top 20 Food Trucks [QSR]
· All Food Trucks Coverage on Eater [-E-]

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