Houston's Inner Loop is home to many food truck concepts; some, including the following, have even gone on to open flagship locations and grow as brick-and-mortar operations.

Stuff'd Wings

After operating as a food truck, Stuff'd Wings, founded by Jarrod and Prisoria Rector, opened its brick-and-mortar in Midtown in April 2022. Stuff'd specializes in Louisiana boudin.

401 Richmond Ave., Houston


Waffle Bus

Serving waffle concoctions for the last decade, Waffle Bus started as just a venture on wheels. Waffle Bus operates two locations: 1835 N. Shepherd Drive, Houston, and 1540 W. Alabama St., Houston. The Waffle Bus food truck is available for event catering.

1835 N. Shepherd Drive, Houston

540 W. Alabama St., Houston


Rice Box

Rice Box began as a Chinese American food truck in 2015. Since then, the brand has opened four Inner Loop brick-and-mortar locations.

1111 Shepherd Drive, Houston

300 W. 20th St., Houston

5 Greenway Plaza E., Unit C-640, Houston



OhMyGogi, a Korean Mexican fusion concept, began with a food truck in Upper Kirby in 2011 and has expanded to a brick-and-mortar near the Galleria at 5901 Westheimer Road, Houston, and includes multiple trucks. In addition to Upper Kirby, OhMyGogi has food trucks which serve Rice Village and Pearland. The brand posts on social media where the trucks will be parked.

5901 Westheimer Road, Ste. G, Houston


Good Dog

Good Dog owners Amalia Pferd and Danny Caballero have a passion for hot dogs, made with locally sourced ingredients, that began with a food truck and grew to a location in Heights and one in Montrose, which closed in 2020. According to the brand's website, all their condiments are made from scratch, and every item is made to order.

903 Studewood St., Houston