Muskoka’s Top 10 Food Trucks

In a world where dinners out are just a sweet memory and you have just made so so many breakfasts lunches and dinners with all the family at home, the Muskoka Food truck is a treat. It’s a break on a drive or a reward at the end of one.  Maybe it’s just a quick snack while you are in town grabbing supplies or getting out for a bit. The iconic food truck is always there for you.  We have selected a few of our favourite road-side food trucks and stands around Muskoka, for your sampling pleasure.

PizzaForno

Where: 118 Muskoka District Road 118 W, Port Carling
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TownandCountryMuskoka/

Ok, so the first one isn’t a food truck. But it’s in a parking lot and serves up hot delicious food in minutes, so close enough.

Pete’s Links

 

Where: 106 Maple St, Port Carling
Facebook: Pete is old school. He doesn’t have a Facebook Page.  But he does have a friendly smile and hearty greeting for all his customers.

Pete cooks up sausage, hotdogs and burgers, and fries up some onions to go on top if you like. My favourite is the Cheddar Sausage and he remembers that, even if I haven’t seen him in months.

 

Terry’s BBQ & Grill

Where: 3142 Muskoka District Road 118, Port Carling
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TerrysBBQGrill/

 

Port Carling’s newest eatery! Serving: Burgers, Fish & Chips, Fresh Cut Fries, Donairs, Poutines, Salads, Wraps & so much more! Ample amount of parking. Come out and experience the high-quality food for yourself! cash, credit & debit accepted!

The Banger

Where: 1695 Emsdale Road, Emsdale
Facebook: www.facebook.com/thebanger2

Make sure you note the new location because you don’t want to miss this place. A cult classic – Banger Bob’s legendary sausage and sauce on a hearty loaf of bread, re-incarnated with a twist.

 

Tristan’s Tasty Eats

Where: 2222 HWY 60
Facebook: www.facebook.com/Tristans-Tasty-Eatz

Near the Tally Ho public beach at Hillside; Very informational & friendly, tons of food for the price and so delicious!

The Muskoka Dog House

Where: 304 Ravenscliffe Road, Huntsville
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/muskokadoghouse/

 

Beside the Police Station, these dogs are hot! Deceptively simple yet delicious menu items.

The Huntsville 4!

Conveniently located right beside Canvas Brewery, there is sure to be something at these four fine food trucks to satisfy any palate!

 The Taco Stop

Where: 7 John St, Huntsville
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tacoheaven/

Authentic tacos, burritos, burrito bowls, carne asada fries or funky fries ( fries with all the delicious toppings found on a burrito).

 

 

The Thai Hut

Where: 96 Main St E, Huntsville
Facebook: www.facebook.com/thethaihuthuntsville

The delicious smells of this food truck! Deep-fried spring rolls make a yummy snack.  The spicy beef with mint was the favourite but the chicken curry and pad thai were great!

 

Muskoka Poutine. Merci, Eh.

Where: 7 John St, Huntsville
Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/muskokapoutine/

Best fries in Muskoka! Real curds from Quebec! Don’t want to miss it!

 

Algonquin Cafe and Deli

Where: 96 Main St E, Huntsville
Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/Algonquin-Cafe-Deli

Don’t let their lack of internet presence throw you. They are too busy smoking delicious brisket, melt off the bone ribs, even baking rich saucy beans.

Cheesus Murphy and the Grateful Bread

Where:2611 Muskoka Rd Hwy 117, Baysville
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cheesusmurphy/

Excited to see this back for another season. An original irreverent take on a gourmet grilled cheese and many other comforting cheesy delights, such as poutine and burgers.

 

Shelby’s Chipwagon

Where: Beside the Bike Shop, 191 Sharpe Street East, Gravenhurst 
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/shelbyschipwagon/

 

This one is on several best-loved lists. Sweet potato fries, burgers, steak on a bun, and of course fries! Generous portions too.

My Neighbours Kitchen

Where: 825 Muskoka Road South, Gravenhurst
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mnkgravenhurst/

My Neighbour’s Kitchen & Grill is the red food truck located in Gravenhurst, Muskoka. Visit us to try some Filipino food, also available are Canadian classics like burgers and poutines. Discover Muskoka and Filipino cuisine!

 

Runners Up

These tasty options deserve honourable mention although we didn’t have room for them here:

Fork On The Road -Emsdale Chip Truck

Katrine Chip Truck

3 GUYS And A Stove “On Foccacia” Food Truck

 

 

Muskoka’s Farmer’s Markets – Where and When

Bala Farmers Market

  • When: Every Monday from 9am-2pm,
    June 24 to September 2, 2019.
  • Where: Jaspen Park 
  • Website: www.balafarmersmarket.com
  • From fresh produce to unique handcrafted collectables, we have something for everyone! Be sure to drop by the Bala Farmers’ Market, to take home your own piece of Muskoka.

    Dwight Farmers Market

  • When: Every Tuesday from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, late June to Labour Day
    June 25th to August 27th, 20189
  • Where: 1009 Dwight Bay Road, the old Township Building site
  • Website: www.dwightfarmersmarket.ca
  • We aim to create inviting environment for residents and guests of Dwight and the surrounding area to experience wholesome food, arts and education by bringing together farmers, artisans, educators, entertainers and service providers from the Muskoka/Haliburton area.

    Gravenhurst Farmers Market

  • When: Every Wednesday from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, Victoria Day to Thanksgiving
    May 15 to October 30, 2019<
  • Where: In the special events field at Muskoka Wharf
  • Website: www.gravenhurstfarmersmarket.com
  • Come Savour the Flavour of Muskoka. Established in 1992 in the heart of Ontario’s scenic cottage country, the Gravenhurst Farmers’ Market has become one of the region’s most popular attractions.

    Huntsville Farmers Market – NEW LOCATION!

  • When: Thursdays, 9am – 2pm
    May 16 – October 3, 2019
  • Where: 407 Ravenscliffe Rd, Huntsville, Ontario
    705-788-4400

    Port Carling Farmers Market

  • When: Every Thursday from late June until the end of August, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
    June 27 to August 29, 2019
  • Where: Hanna Park (40 Bailey St.) on the Indian River
    Website: www.portcarlingfarmersmarket.com
  • Offering a fantastic selection of locally grown produce, delicious fine foods and handcrafted artistry! Come to shop and stay to play, Hanna Park offers an amazing beach and playground. Come by boat or by car, parking is available for both.

    Rosseau Market

  • When: Every Friday in gorgeous Rosseau from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
    June 28 – Aug 30, 2019
  • Where: Lake Rosseau waterfront park, just down the hill from the historic village of Rosseau
  • Website: www.rosseaumarket.com
  • Come discover those special delights that will tease your taste buds and compliment your table. Experience our fresh produce, smoked meats, superb baking, juried work by artists & artisans, and much more, all prepared with pride and attention to detail, and with the highest standards.

    Baysville Farmers Market – NEW LOCATION

  • When: Every Friday afternoon from late June until Labour Day, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    June 29 – August 30, 2019
  • Where: 2849 Muskoka District Road 117, Baysville, ON
  • Website: https://www.baysvillecommunitygroup.ca/baysville-farmers-market
  • This lively market boasts a nice array of vendors selling fruit and vegetables, organic produce, honey, fish and seafood, baking, arts and crafts and Thai food.
  • Bracebridge Farmers Market

  • When: Every Saturday from 8:30 am – 1:00 pm, Victoria Day to Thanksgiving
    May 18 – October 12, 2019
  • Where: Memorial Park, Manitoba St. Bracebridge
  • Website: www.thebracebridgefarmersmarket.com
  • The Bracebridge Farmers Market runs every Saturday from the Victoria Day long weekend in May, until the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend. Come and visit us in beautiful downtown Bracebridge. We are located in Memorial Park on Manitoba Street, next to the Norwood Theatre.

Muskoka Natural Food Market

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We are so excited that Muskoka Natural Food Market has a big bright new location! Right on Manitoba Street, with lots of parking and an awesome patio to enjoy all the tasty delights from the Deli Lama and Buddha Bakery.

Specializing in organic, vegan, gluten-free foods, MNFN has long been our “go-to” for a healthy lunch and the deliciousness-factor cannot be overlooked. My personal favorite are the salads – so many varieties to try.

Now they have this huge market full of natural ingredients or products for home. Groceries, cleaning supplies, health supplements, you name it.

We love the new location and wish the owners every success.