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Food Shark

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909 West San Antonio Street Highway 90, Marfa, TX 79843
+1 432-207-2090
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12:00 - 15:00
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Wed - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved this funky food truck experience. We had delicious falafel lunch on break from our Chinati Foundation tour. It was cold so the seating inside of the repurposed school bus was ideal. We had the sandwiches, plates and cookies and all were delicious and filling!

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Thank Kcsaucier
Perth, Australia
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a couple of delicious sandwiches, salads, etc at the world famous Food Shark. Not disspaointed. The food was delicious and we also managed to fill our instagram with envy inducing photos at the same time!!!

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Thank BeePee235
Saskatoon, Canada
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142 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No idea how this place gets good reviews, it's awful, service was extremely slow, which is fine if the food is good, the food here is sub-par at best, reviews seem strange given our experience, would not return at all

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Thank kleeottorogers
foodsharkmarfa, Owner at Food Shark, responded to this review

Sorry to hear you had a bad experience..you must have come during the time between X-mas and New Year's...We do 3 times the business in the same 3 hour period, only 2 people can fit on the truck. Most of the time, we are able to handle the orders in a reasonable amount of time....The food is good, I make... More 

Blanco, Texas
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110 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Give this a try if you are in the area. Good food and friendly, efficient staff. Everything we tried was fresh and tasty. Try the falafel. The lines get long at lunch time but they do get the orders out quick.

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Thank tffarms03
Cape Town, South Africa
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51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a popular spot, so expect at least a 20/30 minute wait for your food. Cute seating area and options, delicious food! There aren't many good food options in Marfa, so don't miss this one!

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Thank pamela6719
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

The guys were super cool and the food was made to order! Fantastic falafel and hummus plate. Plenty of seating. Food truck food at its finest!

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Thank Hanh H
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Fresh Mediterranean fare. The best falafel balls I have ever had! It is a food truck and there is only outside seating - unless you count a school bus :) Do not miss the chance to eat here!

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Thank Scott S
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had the best falafel and my friend got the lamb kebabs. Both were great! Luckily, it was not too hot or too cold so we ate on the bus turned dining area. Don't miss while you're in Marfa!

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Thank VronicaGn
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Fun for kids, buy your food from the truck and then eat in an old bus or outside. Food was okay but you'd go for the novelty of the location.

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Thank Joanne H
Brazil
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Fresh made by kind staff. What more can you ask for lunch. Very tasty. Nearby shade to escape the heat.

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Thank LizAlexh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wine and Beer, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 909 West San Antonio Street Highway 90, Marfa, TX 79843
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Marfa
  • Phone Number: +1 432-207-2090
Description
FOOD SHARK serves up Mediterranean-by-way-of-West-Texas food Wednesday through Saturday from 12 - 3:00. Please note - We only answer the telephone during business hours, no voicemail for catering or anything else. Also, if it is busy...i.e. a line of people at window, they take priority over phone orders so we may not always answer the phone. Thanks for your understanding.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?