Monday, September 26, 2022

Food Truck Tracker: Sept. 16-23

Banh Sai will be parked at the Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company this weekend. (Courtesy Banh Sai)

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

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.

  • September 16 — The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 17 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 21 — Edward Teach Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 22 — Palate Bottle Shop & Garden, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 23 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 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.

  • September 16 — Hawkeswater Neighborhood on the River, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • September 17 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 18 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • September 20 — Brunswick County Government Complex, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 22 — New Hanover Regional Medical Center, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • September 23 — Biggers Market, 5 p.m. – 8 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.

  • September 16 — Mad Mole Brewing, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

CHEEZ BOSS
A food truck specializing in classic grilled cheese sandwiches.

  • September 16 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 21 — New Hanover County Health Department, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 23 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • September 17 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m.– 9 p.m.

COASTAL CRAFT CREAMERY
Small batch homemade ice cream made with only the freshest ingredients. Custom orders available per request.

  • September 17 — Del Webb Riverlights, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Helms Port Fishing Tournament, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 18 — The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • September 21 — Del Webb Riverlights, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 22 — Helms Port, 5 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.

  • September 16 — Hendrick Toyota Wilmington, 7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.

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

  • September 16 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 17 — Flytrap Brewing, noon – 3 p.m.; Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 21 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 22 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 23 — 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.

  • September 17 — Riverfront Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • September 21 — Poplar Grove Plantation/Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • September 24 — Riverfront Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • September 28 — Poplar Grove Plantation/Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

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

  • September 16 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 21 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 22 — NAPA Auto Parts, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 23 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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

  • September 16 — Southport Tap and Cellar, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 17 — Biggers Market, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 18 — New Hanover County Arboretum, noon – 7 p.m.
  • September 20 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 22 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 23 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • September 16 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • September 17 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 21 — Good Hops Brewing, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 22 — Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 23 — Edward Teach Brewing, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

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

  • September 16 — Fermental Beer & Wine, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 17 — Surf City Parks & Recreation, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • September 18 — Flytrap Brewing, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.

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

  • September 16 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
  • September 23 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 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.

  • September 19 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 22 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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

  • September 16 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • September 17 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • September 21 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • September 23 — 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

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

  • September 17 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 18 — Waterline Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • September 19 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 20 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 22 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 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.

  • September 16 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 17 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.; Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Waterline Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 18 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.; Mad Mole Brewing, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • September 19 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 20 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 21 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 22 — Stevenson-Hendrick Honda, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; Oasis at Riverlights, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 23 — Greenfield Lake Amphitheater, 3 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Broomtail Craft Brewery, 6 p.m. – 9 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.

  • September 16 — Wilmington Health, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 17 — Fermental Beer & Wine, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 18 — New Hanover County Arboretum, noon – 7 p.m.
  • September 21 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

WILMYWOODIE
Wilmington’s first and only wood-fired pizza truck, serving up unique and delicious creations as well as the classics.

  • September 16 — The Starling Bar, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 21 — Del Webb retirement community, 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • September 22 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 23 — Waterline Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Find a location

  • Advanced Auto Parts — 2722 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Bats and Brews — 5570 Oleander Dr.
  • Biggers Market — 6250 Market St.
  • Broomtail Craft Brewery — 6404 Amsterdam Way
  • Broomtail Pub & Arcade — 7211 Market St.
  • Brunswick Beer Xchange — 113 Village Rd. NE, Leland
  • Brunswick Community College — 50 College Rd, NE, Bolivia
  • Brunswick County Government Complex — 30 Government Center Dr. NE, Bolivia
  • Bull City Ciderworks — 615 S 17th St.
  • Del Webb retirement community — 4136 Passerine Ave.
  • Del Webb Riverlights — 109 Pier Master Point #100
  • Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood — 2500 US-421
  • Edward Teach Brewing — 604 N. 4th St.
  • End of Days Distillery — 1815 Castle St.
  • Fermental Beer & Wine — 600 S. 17th St.
  • Figure Eight Island Yacht Club — 15 Bridge Rd.
  • Fisher Student Center at UNCW — 615 Hamilton Dr.
  • Flying Machine Brewing Company — 3130 Randall Pkwy.
  • Flytrap Brewing — 319 Walnut St.
  • Founders Park — 113 Town Hall Dr., Leland
  • GE-Wilmington — 3901 Castle Hayne Rd.
  • Good Hops Brewing — 811 Harper Ave., Carolina Beach
  • Greenfield Lake Amphitheater — 1941 Amphitheatre Dr.
  • Hawkeswater Neighborhood on the River — 588 Coniston Dr. SE, Leland
  • Helm’s Port — 5820 Harbor Breeze 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
  • NAPA Auto Parts — 413 US-117 S, Burgaw
  • Never Ever Boards — 8813 E Oak Island Dr., Oak Island
  • New Hanover County Arboretum — 6206 Oleander Dr.
  • New Hanover County Department of Social Services — 1650 Greenfield St.
  • New Hanover Regional Medical Center — 2131 S. 17th St.
  • Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center — 2131 S 17th St.
  • Oak Island Concert in Middleton Park — 4610 E. Dolphin Dr., Oak Island
  • Oak Island Farmers Market — SE 49th St., Oak Island
  • Oasis at Riverlights — 4027 Watercraft Ferry Ave.
  • Ogden Elementary School — 3637 Middle Sound Loop Rd.
  • Outer Dunes Brewing Company — 7976 Market St.
  • Palate Bottle Shop & Garden — 1007 N 4th St
  • Pirate Ship Powersports — 5725 Market St.
  • Poplar Grove Plantation/Farmers Market — 10200 US-17
  • Riverfront Farmers Market — 110 Dock St.
  • Salters Haven — Leas Ln., Hampstead
  • 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
  • Sparrows Bend Apartments — 75 Siskin Circle, Hampstead
  • The Starling Bar — 1612 Queen St.
  • Stevenson-Hendrick Honda — 6720 Market St.
  • Summit Logistics — 1845 Sir Tyler Dr.
  • Surf City Parks & Recreation —  201 Community Center Dr., Surf City
  • Topsail Beach Craft Market — 802 S. Anderson Blvd., Topsail Beach
  • Tipsy Goat Bottles & Taps — 1930 Castle Hayne Rd. Suite 120
  • The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company — 800 S. Kerr Ave.
  • Waterline Brewing Company — 721 Surry St.
  • Wilmington Brewing Company — 824 S. Kerr Ave.
  • Wilmington Health — 5211 S. College Rd.
  • Wilmington VA Clinic — 1705 Gardner Rd.
  • Wilmington Wine — 605 Castle St.
  • Windsor Park Community — 2181 Enterprise Dr., Hampstead

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