Saturday, October 1, 2022

Food Truck Tracker: Aug. 12 – 19

The Made In Venezuela food truck will be parked at Salty Turtle Beer Company this weekend. (Courtesy Made In Venezuela Food)

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

  • August 12 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 13 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 14 — Flytrap Brewing, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • August 16 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 18 — Tipsy Goat Bottles & Taps, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 19 — Southport Tap and Cellar, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • August 12 — Fort Fisher Air Force Recreation Area, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • August 13 — Southport Tap and Cellar, 1 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • August 12 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • August 13 — Biggers Market, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • August 17 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • August 18 — GE-Wilmington, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • August 19 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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

  • August 12 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
  • August 19 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 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.

  • August 12 — Hendrick Toyota Wilmington, 7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
  • August 13 — Figure Eight Island Yacht Club, 8 a.m. – 11 a.m.
  • August 16 — GE-Wilmington, 11 a.m.– 1 p.m.

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

  • August 12 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • August 13 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • August 14 — Waterline Brewing Company, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • August 15 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • August 16 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • August 18 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 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

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.

  • August 17 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 18 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 19 — Fermental Beer & Wine, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

WILMYRICANS
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.

  • August 12 — Scotchman gas station, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • August 13 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • August 14 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, noon – 3 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.

  • August 12 — nCino, Inc., 11:3- a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • August 13 — Waterline Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 16 — Figure Eight Island Yacht Club, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • August 17 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 19 — The Starling Bar, 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.

  • August 12 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • August 13 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • August 17 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • August 19 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

BEYOND THE BAYOU
Beyond the Bayou food truck specializes in Cajun cuisine. We are happy to bring a taste of the bayou to the Cape Fear.

  • August 12 — Grayson Park subdivision, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

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

  • August 12 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 13 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

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

  • August 13 — Riverfront Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • August 15 — Oak Island Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • August 16 — Kure Beach Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • August 17 — Poplar Grove Plantation/Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • August 18 — Topsail Beach Craft Market, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

THE CHROME GNOME
Sister food truck to Platypus and Gnome, ILM’s premier wild game restaurant. Bringing the tastiest handhelds to you!

  • August 12 — Waterline Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • August 13 — Edward Teach Brewing, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.; Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 17 — Edward Teach Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 18 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 19 — Good Hops Brewing, 4 p.m. – 7 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.

  • August 19 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • August 12 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Brunswick Beer Xchange, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • August 13 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.; Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • August 14 — Mad Mole Brewing, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.; Wilmington Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.; Greenfield Lake Amphitheater, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • August 15 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • August 16 — New Hanover County Courthouse, 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • August 17 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • August 18 — Stevenson-Hendrick Honda, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • August 19 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 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.

  • August 16 — Leaf & Barrel Provision Co., 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

PAELLA FUSION
Serving authentic paella and pupusas to Wilmington.

  • August 12 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Find a location

  • Advanced Auto Parts — 2722 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Biggers Market — 6250 Market St.
  • Broomtail Craft Brewery — 6404 Amsterdam Way
  • Brunswick Beer Xchange — 113 Village Rd. NE, Leland
  • Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood — 2500 US-421
  • Edward Teach Brewing — 604 N. 4th St.
  • End of Days Distillery — 1815 Castle St.
  • Fermental Beer & Wine — 7250 Market St.
  • Figure Eight Island Yacht Club — 15 Bridge Rd.
  • Flying Machine Brewing Company — 3130 Randall Pkwy.
  • Flytrap Brewing — 319 Walnut St.
  • Fort Fisher Air Force Recreation Area — 118 Riverfront Rd., Kure Beach
  • GE-Wilmington — 3901 Castle Hayne Rd.
  • Good Hops Brewing — 811 Harper Ave., Carolina Beach
  • Grayson Park subdivision — 3000 Ramble Dr., Leland
  • Greenfield Lake Amphitheater — 1941 Amphitheatre Dr.
  • Hendrick Toyota Wilmington — 5640 Market St.
  • Hi-Wire Brewing — 1020 Princess St.
  • Hudson’s Hardware — 6301 Castle Hayne Rd., Castle Hayne
  • Jerry’s Barber Shop — 11975 US-117, Rocky Point
  • Kure Beach Farmers Market — 105 Atlantic Ave., Kure Beach
  • Leaf & Barrel Provision Co. — 15010 US-17, Hampstead
  • Mad Mole Brewing — 6309 Boathouse Rd. Unit C
  • nCino, Inc. — 6770 Parker Farm Dr.
  • Oak Island Farmers Market — SE 49th St., Oak Island
  • Outer Dunes Brewing Company — 7976 Market St.
  • Poplar Grove Plantation/Farmers Market — 10200 US-17
  • Riverfront Farmers Market — 110 Dock St.
  • Salty Turtle Beer Company — 103 Triton Ln., Surf City
  • Scotchman gas station — 5302 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Seagate Bottle Shop — 6005 Oleander Dr.
  • Southport Tap and Cellar — 827 N. Howe St., Southport
  • The Starling Bar — 1612 Queen St.
  • Stevenson-Hendrick Honda — 6720 Market St.
  • Tipsy Goat Bottles & Taps — 1930 Castle Hayne Rd. Suite 120
  • Topsail Beach Craft Market — 802 S. Anderson Blvd., Topsail Beach
  • The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company — 800 S. Kerr Ave.
  • Waterline Brewing Company — 721 Surry St.
  • Wilmington Brewing Company — 824 S. Kerr Ave.

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