Food Truck Wars

Presented by Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba

Winnipeg’s culinary scene has exploded with fantastic new mobile dining options – now is your chance to test out the best of them all in one place! This year, Food Truck Wars – the first food truck festival of its kind in the city – is back with more trucks to taste from. Try them all and cast your vote for your favourite!

2019 Participants Past Winners

Come down and taste delicious food from a bevy of local food trucks, and then cast your vote at the festival for your favourite bites.

Friday, September 6 11:00 AM – Midnight
Saturday, September 7 11:00 AM – Midnight
Sunday, September 8 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM

2019 Food Truck Wars Participants

  1. A Little Pizza Heaven
  2. BBK BBQ
  3. BDI
  4. Beavertails Pastry
  5. Better Than Baba’s
  6. Blue Haze Barbecue
  7. Chaeban Ice Cream
  8. Champ’s Food Truck
  9. The Churro Stop
  10. Danny’s Whole Hog BBQ & Smokehouse
  11. Dorado Street Tortilla & Curbside Catering
  12. Drink A Fruit
  13. Eurodonair
  14. Falafel Queen
  15. Faraci’s Fry Factory
  16. Feastro – Global Bistro
  17. Fired Up Mobile Wood Fired Pizza
  18. G.G. Gelati
  19. Gramma’s Kettle Korn
  20. Habanero Sombrero
  21. Half Moon Drive In
  22. Healthy Eats
  23. The Ice Cream Trolley
  24. Island Fusion
  25. Just A Little Squeeze
  26. KYU Grill
  27. Lemon Heaven
  28. Lemon Train
  29. Little Bones Wings
  30. The Little Eggplant
  31. Maximum BBQ World
  32. The Meltdown – Deep Fried Cheese Curds
  33. Mi-Tee
  34. Mik’s Mini Donuts
  35. Mini O’s Mini Donuts
  36. Miss Tiny’s Jamaican Food Truck
  37. The Poutine King
  38. PVG’s Breakfast Club
  39. The Red Ember
  40. Simba Safari Grill
  41. Smoked and Sauced Mobile BBQ
  42. Smoothie’n CoolTea
  43. Tamale Time
  44. Tokyo Rabbit
  45. Tot Wheels
  46. Trendy Treats
  47. Walleye Wagon
  48. Wiggle Chips
  49. Wings N Fries
  50. Za Pizza Bistro

*All food trucks charge for food/drinks separately, there are no samples or tickets to purchase for Food Truck Wars. 

Past Winners

2018 Peoples’ Choice Winner: KYU Grill

Judges’ Awards Winners:

  • Best Presentation – Kyu Grill
  • Best Bang for Your Buck – BBK’s
  • Most Original – Tot Wheels
  • Judge’s Choice – Island Fusion

2017 Peoples’ Choice Winner: KYU Grill

Judges’ Awards Winners:

  • Best Presentation – BDI Ice Cream
  • Best Bang for Your Buck – The Churro Stop
  • Most Original – Wiggle Chips

2016 Peoples’ Choice Winner: KYU Grill

Judges’ Awards Winners:

  • Best Presentation – KYU Grill
  • Best Bang for Your Buck – Simba Safari Grill
  • Most Original – Red Ember

2015 Peoples’ Choice Winner: KYU Grill

Judges’ Awards Winners:

  • Best Presentation – Tot Wheels
  • Best Bang for Your Buck – The Churro Stop
  • Most Original – Island Fusion

2014 Peoples’ Choice Winner: Red Ember

Judges’ Awards Winners:

  • Best Presentation – Waki Temaki for their Saki Salmon hand roll
  • Best Bang for Your Buck – Pimp My Rice for their sample platter
  • Most Original – The Poutine King for their Fisherman

2013 Peoples’ Choice Winner: Stuff It!

Judges’ Awards Winners:

  • Best Presentation – Vilai’s Spice Box for their Ninja Burger
  • Best Bang for Your Buck – Pimp My Rice for their Adobo Chicken Wing
  • Most Original – On a Roll Sandwich Truck for the Morden Special