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How Much Does a Food Truck Cost?

Published on November 13th, 2020

Setting a budget for a food truck can be tough if you don't know where to start, there are so many components and configurations to consider.  There is no one-size fits all answer, but we can provide a general idea on how much your food truck will cost to build.  Below you'll find a breakdown of our pricing structure that you can use to get a ballpark figure of a food truck build.  Since each build is unique, call or request a quote from us for a better estimate on your food truck build.

Apollo Custom Manufacturing has been building food trucks and trailers for over 20 years, with a proven reputation of building high quality mobile kitchens.  We only use the best building practices and quality materials, to deliver a mobile food truck that stands the test of time.

The breakdown below are estimates only, are in Canadian currency, and are exclusive of applicable taxes.

Vehicle Cost
New Step Van Varies on make, model, and size $60,000 - $90,000
Used Step Van Depends on year, mileage, and overall condition $10,000 - $30,000
Custom Built Components
Kitchen Interior Build   $1,365 per lineal foot
Rear Bulkhead   $3,500
Plex-Glass Inserts For Service Window and Bug Screen for Vents $1,800
Countertop with Cabinets   $375 per lineal foot
Interior & Exterior Stainless Shelving   $150 per lineal foot
Plumbing and Safety
Standard Water System   $6,195
Standard Gas System   $5,900
Fire Suppression System   $4,000
Exhaust Hood 4 - 6 ft $5,200
Generator Compartment   $3,200
Kitchen Equipment/Appliances Varies on cost and requirements $1 - $20,000
Equipment Installation   $1 - $3,000


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