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Food Truck Tracker: Nov. 25–Dec. 2

Port City Plates will be parked at DrumTrout Brewing Company this weekend. (Courtesy Port City Plates)

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

PORT CITY PLATES
A food truck that serves Rochester, NY-style trash plates to the Wilmington area. Read more here.

  • November 26 — DrumTrout Brewing Company, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • November 28 — New Hanover County Health & Human Services 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • December 2 — Bull City Ciderworks, 5 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.

  • December 1 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 2 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 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.

  • November 25 — Hendrick Toyota Wilmington, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • November 26 — Figure Eight Island Yacht Club, 8 a.m. – 11 a.m.

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

  • November 25 — Pender County Courthouse Square, 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • November 30 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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

  • November 26 — Poplar Grove Plantation/Farmers Market, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • November 30 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

FORKS ‘N’ MOTION
A local food truck run by a full-time firefighter that aims to support local farmers, small businesses, and the community at large. Read more here.

  • November 26 — Big Annie’s Trading Post, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • November 28 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • December 1 — Waterline Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • December 2 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 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.

  • November 25 — The Eagle’s Dare, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • November 26 — Palate Bottle Shop & Garden, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • November 27 — Biggers Market, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • December 1 — The Eagle’s Dare, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 2 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

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

  • November 26 — Biggers Market, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • November 27 — Waterline Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • November 29 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • November 30 — New Hanover County Department of Social Services, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • December 1 — 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

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

  • November 25 — The Crooked Lotus, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • November 26 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, noon – 3 p.m.; Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • November 27 — Flytrap Brewing, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • November 29 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

PAELLA FUSION
Serving authentic paella and pupusas to Wilmington.

  • November 26 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 9 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.

  • November 28 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • December 1 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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

  • November 25 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.; Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • November 26 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.; Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; The Starling Bar, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Broomtail Pub & Arcade, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • November 27 — Ironclad Golf & Beer Garden, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Wilmington Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.; Edward Teach Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • November 28 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • November 29 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.; Edward Teach, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • November 30 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • December 1 — Stevenson-Hendrick Honda, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • December 2 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.; Broomtail Pub & Arcade, 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.

  • December 2 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 6 p.m. – 8:30 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.

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

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

  • November 30 — Flytrap 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.

  • November 25 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • November 26 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • November 30 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • December 2 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

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

  • November 25 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
  • December 2 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Find a location

  • Advanced Auto Parts — 2722 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Big Annie’s Trading Post — 6611 NC Hwy 53 West, Burgaw
  • 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 County Government Complex — 30 Government Center Dr. NE, Bolivia
  • Bull City Ciderworks — 615 S 17th St.
  • Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Campus — 411 N. Front St.
  • The Crooked Lotus — 1283 NC-210 Unit G, Sneads Ferry
  • Dead Crow Comedy Room — 511 N. 3rd St.
  • DrumTrout Brewing Company — 3710 College Rd Suite 143
  • Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood — 2500 US-421
  • The Eagle’s Dare — 420 N. 3rd St.
  • 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.
  • The Giving Boat Festival — 1121 S. Front St., 2nd Floor
  • Hawkeswater Neighborhood on the River — 588 Coniston Dr. SE, Leland
  • 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
  • Kure Beach holiday market — 100 Atlantic Ave.
  • Mad Mole Brewing — 6309 Boathouse Rd. Unit C
  • New Hanover County Arboretum — 6206 Oleander Dr.
  • New Hanover County Health & Human Services — 1650 Greenfield St.
  • New Hanover Medical Group: Myrtle Grove — 5145 S. College Rd.
  • Outer Dunes Brewing Company — 7976 Market St.
  • Palate Bottle Shop & Garden — 1007 N 4th St.
  • Pender County Courthouse Square — 100 S. Wright 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
  • 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.
  • Summit Logistics — 1845 Sir Tyler Dr.
  • Tipsy Goat Bottles & Taps — 1930 Castle Hayne Rd. Suite 120
  • Unwined on the Square — 2163 Britton Rd., Leland
  • 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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