Thursday, August 18, 2022

Food Truck Tracker: Mar. 25 – Apr. 1

Pepe’s Taco Truck will be parked at Flytrap Brewing and Dead Crow Comedy Room this weekend. (Port City Daily/Pepe’s Taco Truck)

WILMINGTON — Port City Daily publishes the Food Truck Tracker every Friday, so folks can know where to access the best mobile eats while planning their weekend activities.

All schedules, which will run Friday to Friday, are subject to weather conditions and cancellations. The addresses of where the food trucks will be parked are alphabetized at the bottom.

Run a food truck and want to be included? Send schedules every Thursday by 8 a.m. to Angela Benitez at benitezas724@gmail.com.

Weekly schedules

PEPE’S TACO TRUCK
Bringing authentic tacos, tortas, quesadillas, and burritos to our friends in New Hanover and Pender counties.

  • March 25 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
  • March 26 — Dead Crow Comedy Room, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • March 29 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • April 1 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.

WILMYWOODIE
The region’s first wood-fired pizza oven on wheels, this food truck’s 1000-degree oven can cook a pizza in less than 2 minutes.

  • March 26 — Hi-Wire Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 30 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

MOMMIEZ
Offering old family recipes, including shredded beef, famous chicken salads, with other yummy things.

  • March 25 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 26 — Edward Teach Brewing, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 27 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 28 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 29 — Waterline Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

PORT CITY QUE
Brisket, ribs, pulled pork, and other serious barbecue classics. Based out of Rocky Point, but spotted all over Wilmington.

  • March 25 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • March 26 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • March 30 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • April 1 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

TAQUERIA LA VILLITA #2
Offering freshly made tacos, tortas, sopes and quesadillas weekly at Advanced Auto Parts, located at 2722 Carolina Beach Rd.

  • Tuesday – Saturday — 11:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Sunday — 11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Closed Mondays

WEBO’S FOOD TRUCK
Webo’s Food Truck & Catering is a specialty soul food BBQ service in the Wilmington, NC area headed by professionally trained chef Hardie Ballard.

  • March 25 — New Hanover County Department of Social Services, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

PAELLA FUSION
Serving authentic paella and pupusas to Wilmington.

  • March 25 — SUNdays Café, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 26 — The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

LOBSTER DOGS
Specializing in lobster, crab and shrimp rolls, plus avocado stacks. Read all about the truck here.

  • March 25 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 26 — Biggers Market, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 27 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.

THE FIRST BITE
The First Bite is a breakfast food truck. We offer breakfast burritos, sandwiches, as well as some other breakfast items. We serve breakfast in the morning, noon, and evenings.

  • March 30 — Jeff Gordon Chevrolet, 7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.

FRANCHY’S
Franchy’s food truck serves a variety of lovingly made empandas along with special sauces. Read more here.

  • March 25 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, noon – 3 p.m.
  • March 26 — The Brewer’s Kettle, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 31 — Waterline Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 1 — Bodega Market, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

GRIMM BURGER
Serving smash burgers, fries, homemade condiments and more. Read more here.

  • March 25 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 26 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 31 — Hi-Wire Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 1 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

POOR PIGGY’S BBQ
Traditional North Carolina-style barbecue and Southern food, now with three trucks in the Wilmington area. Two of the trucks serve classic BBQ, and the ‘Goin’ Ham’ truck serves burgers. Caterings available here.

  • March 28 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 31 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

2 BROS COASTAL CUISINE
A local food truck serving made-to-order sandwiches and wraps.

  • March 26 — Southport Tap and Cellar, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 29 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 31 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 1 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

CBT BURGER
CBT Burger is James Beard Foundation Winning Chef Bud Taylor’s modern take on classic roadside burgers. Fresh ground beef, cooked thin on a flat top, with crispy edges and melted cheese on a soft bun; read more here.

  • April 1 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

BILL’S BREW FOOD
Food truck launched by the Wilmington craft brewery.

  • March 31 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

BANH SAI
A new Asian-inspired food truck is rolling through Wilmington, NC. It specializes in curries, noodle dishes and banh mis. Read more here.

  • March 25 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 26 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 30 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 31 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 1 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

WHEELZ GOURMET PIZZA
Your neighborhood food truck, serving Wilmington the best gourmet, Neapolitan-Brooklyn-style pizza in the area.

  • March 25 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 26 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.; End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Brunswick Beer Xchange, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 27 — Bones Pet Popup Palooza, noon – 4 p.m.; Wilmington Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • March 28 — Brunswick Nuclear Plant, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Hi-Wire Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 29 — Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Campus, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • March 30 — Hi-Wire Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 31 — Stevenson-Hendrick Honda, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

LANE’S FERRY
The Pender County institution returns, this time hitting the road with its popular burgers.

  • March 25 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 26 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • April 1 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

MADE IN VENEZUELA
Serving arepas, empanadas and other Venezuelan specialties.

  • March 25 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 26 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 27 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 29 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 31 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

FOR THE SHELL OF IT
Bringing New England to Coastal NC! Lobster-inspired food truck now available to cater to public and private events in New Hanover, Pender, and Onslow counties. Serving whole steamed lobster, lobster bisque, lobster mac and cheese, and more.

  • March 29 — Leaf & Barrel Provision Co., 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

ISLAND SQUEEZE
Gourmet fresh-squeezed lemonade, all-natural and eco-friendly, made to order — serving Wilmington, NC, and area beaches.

  • March 26 — Spring Fling Festival in Oak Island, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Find a location

  • Advanced Auto Parts — 2722 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Biggers Market — 6250 Market St.
  • Bodega Market — 1222 3rd St.
  • Bones Pet Popup Palooza — 1605 Queen St.
  • The Brewer’s Kettle — 4718 Oleander Dr.
  • Brooklyn Arts Center — 516 N. 4th St.
  • Broomtail Craft Brewery — 6404 Amsterdam Way
  • Broomtail Pub & Arcade — 7211 Market St.
  • Brunswick Beer Xchange — 113 Village Rd. NE, Leland
  • Brunswick Nuclear Plant — Southport, NC 28461
  • Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Campus — 411 N. Front St.
  • Dead Crow Comedy Room — 511 N. 3rd St.
  • Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood — 2500 US-421
  • Edward Teach Brewing — 604 N. 4th St.
  • End of Days Distillery — 1815 Castle St.
  • Fisher Student Center at UNCW — 615 Hamilton Dr.
  • Flying Machine Brewing Company — 3130 Randall Pkwy.
  • Flytrap Brewing — 319 Walnut St.
  • GE-Wilmington — 3901 Castle Hayne Rd.
  • Good Hops Brewing — 811 Harper Ave., Carolina Beach
  • Hi-Wire Brewing — 1020 Princess St.
  • Hudson’s Hardware — 6301 Castle Hayne Rd., Castle Hayne
  • Ironclad Golf & Beer Garden — 2368 Country Club Dr., Hampstead
  • Jeff Gordon Chevrolet — 228 S. College Rd.
  • Jerry’s Barber Shop — 11975 US-117, Rocky Point
  • Leaf & Barrel Provision Co. — 15010 US-17, Hampstead
  • Mad Mole Brewing — 6309 Boathouse Rd. Unit C
  • New Hanover County Courthouse — 316 Princess St.
  • New Hanover County Department of Social Services — 1650 Greenfield St.
  • New Hanover County Sheriff’s Department — 3950 Juvenile Center Rd., Castle Hayne
  • Outer Dunes Brewing Company — 7976 Market St.
  • Pender County Health Department — 803 S. Walker St., Burgaw
  • Salty Turtle Beer Company — 103 Triton Ln., Surf City
  • Seagate Bottle Shop — 6005 Oleander Dr.
  • Southport Tap and Cellar — 827 N. Howe St., Southport
  • Spring Fling Festival in Oak Island — 4328 E. Dolphin Dr., Oak Island
  • Stevenson-Hendrick Honda — 6720 Market St.
  • SUNdays Café — 708B S. Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach
  • Tipsy Goat Bottles & Taps — 1930 Castle Hayne Rd. Suite 120
  • The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company — 800 S. Kerr Ave.
  • T-Mobile — 8209 Market St., Unit D
  • Waterline Brewing Company — 721 Surry St.
  • Wilmington Brewing Company — 824 S. Kerr Ave.

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