Saturday, June 25, 2022

Food Truck Tracker: Apr. 8 – 15

Bill’s Brew Food will be parked at Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood this week. (Port City Daily/Bill’s Brew Food)

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

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

  • April 14 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

MR. MAC SALAD’S O.G. BBQ
Serving BBQ from Texas, Kansas City, North Carolina, and Washington.

  • April 8 — New Hanover County Health & Human Services, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Waterline Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 9 — Edward Teach Brewing, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 10 — Biggers Market, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • April 12 — Hi-Wire Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 14 — Waterline Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

PAELLA FUSION
Serving authentic paella and pupusas to Wilmington.

  • April 8 — Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Campus, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Edward Teach Brewing, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 9 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 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

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

  • April 8 — The Wine Sampler, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.; Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 9 — Hi-Wire Brewing, noon – 3 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.; Live Oak Bank Pavilion in Riverfront Park, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.; End of Days, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 10 — Ironclad Beer Garden, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Mad Mole Brewing, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.; Wilmington Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • April 11 — Loggerhead Golf Co., 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Hi-Wire Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 12 — Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Campus, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 13 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 14 — Stevenson-Hendrick Honda, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; Hendrick Toyota Wilmington, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 15 — Alcami, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; Ironclad Beer Garden, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. –9 p.m.

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

  • April 8 — Salters Haven, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 9 — Gregory Farms and Vineyard, noon – 3 p.m.
  • April 10 — Waterline Brewing Company, 4 p.m.– 7 p.m.
  • April 12 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 13 — Brunswick Community College, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Broomtail Craft Brewery, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 14 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 15 — Wilmington Health Today’s Care+, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • April 8 — The Brewer’s Kettle, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 9 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 14 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 15 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • April 8 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 9 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 13 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 14 — Hi-Wire Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 15 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • April 8 — Southport Tap and Cellar, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 9 — Biggers Market, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 10 — Red Hare Brewing, 1 p.m. – 6 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.

  • April 11 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • April 14 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WILMIRICANS
Puerto Rican-run and owned, WilmiRicans offers a variety of dishes that represent a taste of the island, from mofongo (mashed plantain), tripleta (sandwich), papas locas (loaded fries) and many other delicious options. Come and have a taste of Puerto Rico.

  • April 8 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 9 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 10 — Edward Teach Brewery, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • April 12 — Hendrick Toyota Wilmington, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • April 13 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 14 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 15 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • April 15 — Riverlights, 4 p.m. – 8 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.

  • April 8 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 9 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 13 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 14 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 15 — Bodega Market, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

JASMINE TASTY THAI
Serving authentic Thai food made with fresh ingredients.

  • April 15 — The Crooked Lotus, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

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

  • April 8 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 9 — The Crooked Lotus, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 10 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 12 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 14 — Tipsy Goat Bottles & Taps, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 15 — Southport Tap and Cellar, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • April 8 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
  • April 9 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 15 — 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.

  • April 9 — Wilmington Brewing Company, noon – 3 p.m.
  • April 10 — Flytrap Brewing, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • April 15 — Hi-Wire Brewing, 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.

  • April 8 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • April 9 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • April 13 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • April 15 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

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

  • April 8 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • April 9 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • April 15 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 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 14 — Ironclad Golf & Beer Garden, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • April 15 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5:30 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.

  • April 12 — Leaf & Barrel Provision Co., 4:30 p.m. – 8 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.

  • April 8 — New Hanover County Courthouse, 7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
  • April 9 — SUNdays Café, 7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Find a location

  • Advanced Auto Parts — 2722 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Alcami — 2320 Scientific Park Dr.
  • Biggers Market — 6250 Market St.
  • Bodega Market — 1222 3rd St.
  • The Brewer’s Kettle — 4718 Oleander Dr.
  • Broomtail Craft Brewery — 6404 Amsterdam Way
  • Brunswick Beer Xchange — 113 Village Rd. NE, Leland
  • Brunswick Community College — 50 College Rd, NE, Bolivia
  • Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Campus — 411 N. Front St.
  • The Crooked Lotus — 1283 NC-210 Unit G, Sneads Ferry
  • 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.
  • Gregory Farms and Vineyard — 2576 Montague Rd., Currie
  • Hendrick Toyota Wilmington — 5640 Market St.
  • Hi-Wire Brewing — 1020 Princess St.
  • Hudson’s Hardware — 6301 Castle Hayne Rd., Castle Hayne
  • Ironclad Golf & Beer Garden — 2368 Country Club Dr., Hampstead
  • Jerry’s Barber Shop — 11975 US-117, Rocky Point
  • Leaf & Barrel Provision Co. — 15010 US-17, Hampstead
  • Live Oak Bank Pavilion in Riverfront Park — 10 Cowan St.
  • Loggerhead Golf Co. — 323 Eastwood Rd., #C
  • Mad Mole Brewing — 6309 Boathouse Rd. Unit C
  • New Hanover County Courthouse — 316 Princess St.
  • New Hanover County Health & Human Services — 1650 Greenfield St.
  • Outer Dunes Brewing Company — 7976 Market St.
  • Red Hare Brewing — 4802 Main St., Shallotte
  • Riverlights — 4124 Watercraft Ferry Ave.
  • Salters Haven — Leas Ln., Hampstead
  • Salty Turtle Beer Company — 103 Triton Ln., Surf City
  • Seagate Bottle Shop — 6005 Oleander Dr.
  • Southport Tap and Cellar — 827 N. Howe St., Southport
  • Stevenson-Hendrick Honda — 6720 Market St.
  • SUNdays Café — 708B S. Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach
  • Tipsy Goat Bottles & Taps — 1930 Castle Hayne Rd. Suite 120
  • Waterline Brewing Company — 721 Surry St.
  • Wilmington Brewing Company — 824 S. Kerr Ave.
  • Wilmington Health Today’s Care+ — 1202 Medical Center Drive
  • The Wine Sampler — 890-3 S Kerr Ave.

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