9 food truck parks in San Antonio

With plenty of dining options, photo ops, and even live sports, you won’t have to chase down your favorite food trucks at these established locations.

The pink El Camino sign is decorated with flowers, and a yellow brick path leads to the brightly colored interior of the park.

Just follow the yellow brick road.

Photo by @sam.texas

Finding your favorite food truck isn’t easy. When you find it, it’s so worth the trouble — but why not take the guesswork out in the first place?

Enter: San Antonio’s array of food truck parks. These outdoor gathering places host a wide variety of rotating vendors (from sushi to small-batch coffee), plus other amenities that make them the perfect hangouts. Here are some of our favorites.

Alamo Ranch Food Truck Park & Cantina, 5615 Lone Star Pkwy.

  • Featuring: Chalupas, milkshakes, pizza, brisket, coffee, lumpia, burgers, and Popsicles.
  • Plus: Seasonal events.
  • Open: Tues.-Sun., various hours depending on the food truck.

Just look at those mouth-watering fries.

Photo by @area51foodpark

Area 51 Food Park, 12275 Potranco Rd.

  • Featuring: Tacos, tamales, and more depending on the night (stay updated on trucks that will be serving food via Facebook).
  • Plus: Live music + a big screen with sports and movie showings on certain days.
  • Open: Mon. + Tues. 5-11 p.m.; Wed. + Thurs. 12-11 p.m.; Fri. + Sat. 12 p.m.-12 a.m.; Sun. 12-10 p.m.

The Block, 14530 Roadrunner Way

  • Featuring: Street tacos, vegan burgers, fried chicken sandwiches, empanadas, and Bulgogi fries + plates.
  • Plus: A covered bar and patio with an extensive drink menu.
  • Open: Tues.-Thurs. 5 p.m.-12 a.m.; Fri. 5 p.m.-2 a.m.; Sat. 12 p.m.-2 a.m., Sun. 12 p.m.-12 a.m.

El Camino, 1009 Avenue B

  • Featuring: Wood fire pizza, lumpia, açai bowls, and barbecue brisket.
  • Plus: A full outdoor bar with craft beer + margarita slushies.
  • Open: Mon.-Thur. 5 p.m.-12 a.m.; Fri. 5 p.m.-1 a.m.; Sat. 12 p.m.-1 a.m.; Sun. 12 p.m.-11 p.m.

1604 Cantina, 1850 W. Loop 1604

  • Featuring: Loaded fries, funnel cake, pizza, tostadas, drink towers, and margaritas.
  • Plus: This food truck park is kid + dog-friendly.
  • Open: Mon.-Tues. Closed; Wed.-Sun., 5-10 p.m. (Note: Wednesdays, only three food trucks are open)

Come get a sushi tray at The Point Park.

Photo by @thepointpark

The Point Park, 24188 Boerne Stage Rd.

  • Featuring: Tortas, gyros, sushi, lobster rolls, and sweet Thai tea.
  • Plus: Quantum Coffee + a dog treat truck.
  • Open: Tue. 5-9 p.m.; Wed. + Thur., 12-9 p.m.; Fri. + Sat., 12-10 p.m.; Sun. 12-9 p.m.

Rancho 181, 13514 US-181 North

  • Featuring: Chicken + cheese dumplings, flautas, fried cheesecake, paletas, and beer.
  • Plus: Live sports and tons of events.
  • Open: Mon.-Thurs., Closed; Fri. 4 p.m.-12 a.m.; Sat. 3 p.m.-1 a.m.; Sunday 3 p.m.-12 a.m.

The Rose Bush, 2301 San Pedro Ave.

  • Featuring: Crawfish boil, ramen, pizza, wings, and ice cream.
  • Plus: You can bring your own beer + wine.
  • Open: Mon.-Thurs. + Sun., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

The Sanctuary Food Truck Park, 14732 Bulverde Rd.

  • Featuring: Brisket sandwiches, quesadillas, lemonade, acai bowls, and deserts.
  • Plus: Local vendor shopping + watch parties.
  • Open: Mon.-Wed. Closed; Thurs.-Sun., 5-10 p.m.

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