Sunnyvale, CA: Sunnyvale’s 4 favorite food trucks (that won’t break the bank)

El Califas Tacos | Photo: Steven T./Yelp

By Editor  |  Hoodline

Wondering where to find the best food trucks near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable food trucks in Sunnyvale, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fulfill your urges.

1. El Califas Tacos


Topping the list is El Califas Tacos. Located at 499 N. Mathilda Ave. in West Murphy, the food truck, which offers tacos and more, is the highest-rated affordable food truck in Sunnyvale, boasting five stars out of 95 reviews on Yelp.

 “Our business specializes in making our customers feel like they are in Mexico, eating at a local taqueria,” it states on Yelp in the section highlighting specialties. “We want to give them the same friendly, welcoming experience they would receive in Mexico.”

2. Delhiwala Chaat


Next up is East Murphy’s Delhiwala Chaat, situated at 296 N. Fair Oaks Ave. With 4.5 stars out of 264 reviews on Yelp, the food truck, Indian and vegetarian spot has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for a cheap option.

The street-style Indian food business has the same owners as Delhi Chaat food truck, which opened in 2014.

3. Momo Grill Truck


Lakewood’s Momo Grill Truck, located at 1204 Lawrence Station Road, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the cheap food truck, Himalayan/Nepalese and halal spot 4.5 stars out of 161 reviews.

The Halal Nepalese food truck serves dishes with local ingredients and imported spices.

4. Pav Bhaji Hut


Pav Bhaji Hut, a food truck and Indian and vegetarian spot in Lakewood, is another budget-friendly go-to, with four stars out of 503 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1201 Lawrence Station Road to see for yourself.

The spot serves authentic Bombay Pav Bhaji that is made from scratch. The traditional dish is a vegetable curry cooked in tomato gravy and served with a soft bread roll.