Food Van Hire

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Food Van Hire

The popularity of street food vans and the delicious food they produce makes catering vans an attractive choice for events and gatherings. Offering an array of all-time favourite foods as well as some more unusual and gourmet dishes, choosing a mobile food van for your event gives you some appetising options. For food van hire in your area browse below or request quotes.

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Wild About Food
Cheshire

Wild About Food

All our staff work hard to maintain our first class reputation ensuring they are well turned out, courteous and efficient at all times. Our burger units are modern, up to date and they are ready...

Billingsgatewrap
Bexley

Billingsgatewrap

Our Master Fryers insist we use the very best ingredients and products to serve our customers. We do all the cooking, the serving and bring it to your event, all you have to do is sit back and...

Shappy Wheels
Cumbria

Shappy Wheels

Multi Award Winning Fish & Chips served at your event! Shap Chippy “On the Road” is a new venture for us. We currently own and operate Shap Chippy; a multi award winning Fish & Chip Take...

Winnie the caravan
Kent

Winnie the caravan

Winnie serves delicious waffle lollies, candy floss, popcorn, slush drinks, and nachos with chilli and melted cheese , hotdogs, bacon rolls

Mr. Raclette
West Sussex

Mr. Raclette

Hi, we are Mr Raclette! It is a new adventure with a catering and street food business for us and we are very excited! Our main dish is Raclette cheese and we make delicious sandwiches with it. The...

The Yorkshire Wrap Company
West Yorkshire

The Yorkshire Wrap Company

12hr Slow roast beef or pork all served in homemade yorkshire pudding wraps. All sauces and condiments are homemade. Try something delicious and unique.

Hunger Busters
Oxfordshire

Hunger Busters

Hunger Busters are burgers and potatoes enthusiasts. Our trailer offers a range of hot food with a slight twist. Ready for staffed burgers? Chips with truffle oil? Watch us prepare your burger and...

The Tottie Tavern
North Yorkshire

The Tottie Tavern

Whatever your event may be from weddings to private parties and events, choose The Tottie Tavern to give you and your guests a unique and first rate service. We provide a fully licenced bar, apply...

Food Anarchy
Swansea

Food Anarchy

Our specialty is food with attitude, big flavours whilst using fresh welsh products wherever possible.

Gertie's Mobile Catering
Devon

Gertie's Mobile Catering

Gertie is totally solar powered we use all recyclable \bio-degradable packaging so as Green as they come! Homemade /Locally sourced food for all your events Fetes Weddings Shows Parties

The Outback Pizza Company
Cheshire

The Outback Pizza Company

Our mission is to supply authentic, hand stretched pizza using the highest quality ingredients. Our Land Rover Defender can access locations where other caterers would not even consider. What better...

The Duck Truck
Norfolk

The Duck Truck

We're event caterers who serve fabulous food at corporate events, private parties and events such as music festivals. We use top quality ingredients and serve from a newly appointed van. We keep...

F&L's Totally Tasty Food
Buckinghamshire

F&L's Totally Tasty Food

We are a new company starting out in the catering business we offer fresh healthy different menus all Prepared by a qualified Chef. Our aim is to provide quality food that is both satisfying and...

Rockin' Rotisserie
Surrey

Rockin' Rotisserie

We're a family run business based in Surrey that specialises in our slowly roasted Rotisserie Chickens from our Rockin' Rotisserie Trailer! We can provide Whole Rotisserie Chickens for any event!...

Tiger Eats Carrot
East Sussex

Tiger Eats Carrot

We specialize in vegetarian & vegan street food that will tempt even the most dedicated meat eater, hence the name! We've all heard the headlines, we should be eating less meat but we don't think...

The TeaPod
Cambridgeshire

The TeaPod

Serving delicious crêpes & waffles - both sweet and savoury - alongside a range of speciality Organic Tea's and soft drinks that use use pressed fruit, not concentrates from a modern trailer...

The Gondola
South Yorkshire

The Gondola

We are an independent food service from South Yorkshire serving gourmet pasta dishes from a vintage ski gondola. Whether for a wedding, birthday, anniversary or party, we are sure our food will go...

Alltime Catering
Surrey

Alltime Catering

We own and run our family farm in Surrey to provide our home produced meat where possible and have a wide range of professionally operated catering units available to serve large crowds at shows and...

The Rustic Tuck Truck
Devon

The Rustic Tuck Truck

We are a team of two friends, we have a great passion for providing amazing food, we are mobile so can travel to any event or small gathering, we source our food from local farmers and we use...

Nonnas rustic pizza oven
South Yorkshire

Nonnas rustic pizza oven

Nonnas rustic pizza oven we are a mobile pizza oven based in Rotherham South Yorkshire we do weddings , birthdays , events etc

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Killins Kitchen

Killins Kitchen offer West Country food and catering services in Bristol and beyond in their unique food van. All of their meat is obtained from a local family butchers and all fish is obtained from local independent fish merchants, ensuring high quality and personal service. Able to cater for weddings, parties, private or corporate functions and festivals, Killins Kitchen serve their wide range of produce from their specialist food van.

What do you need to know from an organiser in order to provide a comprehensive quote?

To provide an accurate quote, I need to know as much as they do about the event they are organising. Obviously, the date and start time, as well as how long the trade will last and whether there are any obstacles. This could be the location, dietary requirements or lack of power and water. I also need to know how many they want catering for and what they have in mind - burgers or fillet steak! The more they tell me, the more accurate I can be.

What advice would you give to a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?

I would check their reviews and see what other people are saying about their services. Always ask about the produce and their limitations, strengths and weaknesses. This will help you formulate whether the provider is right for you and give you confidence in booking them. I'd also ask if they can offer something slightly different. Even if you don't necessarily want it, it is good to see how accommodating they are to your needs.

Please tell us a little bit about how and why you started the business.

Killins Kitchen came about when I hit the big 30! I studied hospitality management in Switzerland and worked as a restaurant manager since I graduated in many large companies. Whilst enjoying it, I had this overwhelming urge to have my own business and offer my customers great quality produce at fantastic value. I knew I could offer a better product to the public at a better price so why work hard for someone else when I can work hard for myself.

Please tell us about a booking you've had through Add to Event, how did it go? Would you recommend us to others?

I have my own regular pitch but I rely on Add to Event to gain larger events. I have been with Add to Event for over two years now and I can not recommend them highly enough. At any event that I get talking to other traders I always mention them, as I believe it is a great platform for any business to be a part of. Every event I have done has been successful but one that stands out for me was a glamping site at Glastonbury festival. It was a new venture for the organiser and we were both eager to have a great experience. I would serve 300 people breakfast, from the van, in a space of 2 hours each day and then stay open for lunch and dinner throughout the festival. Everyone enjoyed the food and through Add to Event I now have a great contact and will be back this year with the site being twice the size. Through this platform I have gained many positive events and formed great working relationships. I will always recommend the website as I would be lost without it.

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Booking a Food Van

Jacket potatoes, ice creams, burritos, pizza and specialist teas are just some of the intriguing options catering vans can offer your event. Perhaps you’re organising a market or local event and need a street food van that’s going to draw in a crowd, maybe you’re looking for something unique for your wedding, or perhaps you’re a foodie and want a specialist hot food van at your next event.

Whatever your criteria our list of suppliers offer something for everyone. Whichever fast food van or caterer you choose, they will work with you help make your event a success. If you're looking something even more lavish, why not check out our fantastic selection of grazing table caterers? Browse suppliers for some inspiration or use our quote request form to contact available suppliers in your area.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to hire a food van?
The cost of hiring a food van can vary depending on a number of factors including the number of guests, length of hire and where they are based. One way of cutting down costs is to have guests to pay for the food themselves, thus cutting down the hire charge. If you’re ready to hire you can gain multiple quotes from local suppliers using our request quotes form.

How can I find a cheap food van for my event?
As with anything in life, you get what you pay for so do make sure you’re considering quality as well as price. By opting for a food van over a sit down meal, the cost is certain to be less as you won't need to hire any tableware, you may well save yourself some more money too as there won’t be any need to hire staff either.

What types of food vans are available to hire?
The great thing about food vans is that they come in all shapes and sizes. Add to Event can help find you a caterer serving out of Citroen H Vans or even old ambulances! As well as different styles of vehicles, there’s a wide range of cuisines available from burger vans to Asian mobile catering.

Can I hire vegetarian food vans and vegan food vans?
Food Vans can almost always cater for dietary requirements, including gluten free, and will often have prepared for this in advance. This is something that you should discuss with your provider well before the event.

Can I hire a food van for a wedding?
Food vans are a great choice of food for weddings, particularly those going for a festival vibe wanting multiple cuisines! Because of the type of food typically served by food vans, serving times can be quite quick too so this works very well when providing evening food.

What do food vans need to operate?
Many food vans are self-sufficient and others that rely on exterior power will often supply their own generators. However, some may require external power or water to operate and so it is important to ask your caterer about this before the event. If your provider requires these external supplies, make sure to check with your venue that these will be available.

Is there anything else I should be aware of?
All food vans should have a valid health and hygiene certificate to show when asked. As well as this, it’s a good idea to make sure they have Public Liability Insurance too.