Jesse Previews the Face-Off

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Season 1, Episode 3

Food Fight in Surfside

Four food truck dreamers pitch their concepts to a panel of judges who select just two teams to fight it out on the streets of Miami, Fla. On their first Sell Day, one team struggles to stay cool under the pressure and potentially disastrous truck issues, while the other team must overcome missing ingredients and backbiting. Both teams ramp up their culinary chops on day two when they square off alongside Miami's top food trucks in a busy block party before host Jesse Palmer announces which team earned the most money and will be going home with the keys to their food truck.

Sunday
Sep 28
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 3

Food Fight in Surfside

Four food truck dreamers pitch their concepts to a panel of judges who select just two teams to fight it out on the streets of Miami, Fla. On their first Sell Day, one team struggles to stay cool under the pressure and potentially disastrous truck issues, while the other team must overcome missing ingredients and backbiting. Both teams ramp up their culinary chops on day two when they square off alongside Miami's top food trucks in a busy block party before host Jesse Palmer announces which team earned the most money and will be going home with the keys to their food truck.

Monday
Sep 29
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 7

Showdown on South Congress

Host Jesse Palmer hits the streets of Austin, Texas, with two teams of food truck wannabes who duke it out for their very own food truck. On day one, one team wrestles with flavors and fryers while the other proves their concept promises more than it delivers. On day two the teams are tested hard, up against rain and parked alongside well loved, established food trucks at a popular venue.

Friday
Oct 3
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 1

Brawl in Bayfront Park

Four teams with food truck concepts pitch their ideas to a panel of judges who deem two worthy enough to test their fare on the streets of Miami, Fla. The teams face a steep learning curve filled with missing flavor and chaotic service on day one while day two finds one team finding their groove while the other is barely holding on. Both will have to pull out all the stops and make every dollar count if they want Jesse Palmer to hand over the keys to their dream!

Thursday
Oct 9
8pm | 7c
Season 1, Episode 6

South Pasadena Truck Off

Jesse Palmer is in Los Angeles to see which food truck dreamers have what it takes to win their own customized truck for one year. In day one, the newbies learn a love of cooking is not enough to get through the hazards of running a truck, while day two offers little relief when both teams have to compete against not just each other, but also established food trucks for a busy dinner service outside the Farmers' Market.

Thursday
Oct 30
8pm | 7c
Season 1, Episode 10

The Distillery District Duel

Jesse Palmer puts two teams of food truck hopefuls through their paces in the historic Distillery District in Toronto, Canada, on Sell Day One, where one team is reduced to tears while another is too cocky for their own good. They'll have to double down for Sell Day Two to draw in customers while selling alongside established food trucks.

Friday
Nov 7
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 5

Showdown on Wilshire Blvd

Los Angeles is treated to a food truck showdown as two culinary teams compete to win their own food truck for one year. Host Jesse Palmer has the competitors chaotically hustle through rookie mistakes and fryer hazards for their first lunch sell. By Day Two, the teams have to step up their game trying to lure customers away from the established food trucks that line Wilshire Blvd.

Thursday
Nov 13
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 8

Battle at Republic Square

The two teams lucky enough to make it past the judges test their concepts on the streets of Austin, Texas, where they quickly learn that running a food truck is not as easy as it looks. But by day two, things to into overdrive as the teams square off against not just each other, but also a park full of established food trucks.

Thursday
Nov 20
8pm | 7c
Season 1, Episode 8

Battle at Republic Square

The two teams lucky enough to make it past the judges test their concepts on the streets of Austin, Texas, where they quickly learn that running a food truck is not as easy as it looks. But by day two, things to into overdrive as the teams square off against not just each other, but also a park full of established food trucks.

Friday
Nov 21
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 9

Rivalries at the Roundhouse

In Toronto, Canada, host Jesse Palmer has two intense Sell Days in store for two lucky teams vying for the keys to their dream: their very own food truck for a year! Humiliation and maneuver missteps await the teams in an overwhelming first day. In the second day, they fight to successfully hustle customers alongside the big boys of established food trucks in downtown Toronto.

Thursday
Nov 27
8pm | 7c
Season 1, Episode 9

Rivalries at the Roundhouse

In Toronto, Canada, host Jesse Palmer has two intense Sell Days in store for two lucky teams vying for the keys to their dream: their very own food truck for a year! Humiliation and maneuver missteps await the teams in an overwhelming first day. In the second day, they fight to successfully hustle customers alongside the big boys of established food trucks in downtown Toronto.

Friday
Nov 28
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 11

Downtown Throwdown

Two culinary teams are put through the paces when they compete to outsell each other over two grueling days in order to win the keys to their dreams. While rookie mistakes dominate their first day, they have to double down on day two when they're parked at a favorite local meetup in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

Thursday
Dec 4
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 13

Match Up on Toronto Islands

Two food truck owner hopefuls duke it out for the prize of winning their own food truck. When host Jesse Palmer blows the horn on the first Sell Day on gorgeous Toronto Island, Canada, the customers are hungry, but are the teams ready? With lessons learned going into Day Two, the teams fight hard for every dollar while up against established food trucks at Trinity Bellwoods Park.

Friday
Dec 19
2am | 1c

About the Show

Food Truck Face Off pits two teams against one another to win their own customized food truck. Hosted by Jesse Palmer, four teams with food truck dreams present their unique concepts to an expert panel of judges, but only two teams are chosen to face off in a truck-on-truck showdown. The team that makes the most money over the course of two intense days emerges victorious.

About the Host

Jesse Palmer

After five seasons as a quarterback in the NFL for the New York Giants and the San Francisco 49ers, Jesse Palmer began a career as a game analyst, first with Fox Sports Net, and soon thereafter with ESPN. In 2015, Jesse joined Good Morning America as a special contributor, focusing on big stories, news of the day and live events.

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Lime Chicken Tacos

Gangnam Bowls

Blackened Catfish Tacos

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