Search for Vendors

You can search for vendors near your current location, or in a different location. mFood will display up to the first 50 vendors, and up to 50 miles from the location point. You can sort the search results by distance, rating, or name, and filter by cuisine or vendor status.

Search by location and text

To search for vendors near your current location, or in a different location:

  1. Tap Search on the tab bar.
  2. To search in your current location:

    1. The Location automatically defaults to the current location. Leave this field blank.
    2. Enter the search criteria in the Text field, such as vendor name or cuisine type, then tap Search.
  3. To search in a different location:

    1. Enter the Address, City, State, place-name or point of interest in the Location field, then tap to select a location from the search results.
    2. Enter the search criteria in the Text field, such as vendor name or cuisine type, then tap Search.
  4. Tap a vendor to view the details.

    • If the vendor you are searching for is not listed, please send us their information so we can add them.
    • If you are the owner/operator you can Claim this truck.
  5. To return to the search results, tap < Search.

Sort the list

To sort the list of vendors found in your search:

  1. Tap filter on the navigation bar.
  2. Under Sort By, tap the current sort option (Distance, Rating, or Name), then select a new sort option.
  3. To return to the list, tap < Back or tap outside of the Sort By dialog.

Filter by cuisine or status

The vendors visible in the search results can be filtered by cuisine or status.

To filter vendors by cuisine:

  1. Tap filter on the navigation bar.
  2. Under Filter By, tap Cuisine:

    A red checkmark indicates that the cuisine type is selected.

    • Tap All to select all available cuisine types for vendors visible in list view.
    • Tap None to deselect all cuisine types.
    • Tap individual cuisine types to select or deselect.
  3. To return to the list, tap outside of the filter dialog or tap < Back.

Cuisine filter settings stay the same when the vendors shown in the list change, and additional cuisine types become available when new vendors appear in the list.

To filter vendors by status:

  1. Tap filter on the navigation bar.
  2. Under Filter By, tap Status.
  3. Select Live, Scheduled, or both:

    A red checkmark indicates that the status type is selected.

    • Live – displays vendors who are tracking live.
    • Scheduled – displays vendors tracked by schedule.
  4. To return to the list, tap outside of the filter dialog or tap < Back.