Friday, February 3, 2023

Food Truck Tracker: Dec. 2 – 9

Wilmywoodie is hosting a toy drive for Good Shepherd Center on Saturday at Waterline. (Courtesy Wilmywoodie)

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

WILMYWOODIE
This is Wilmywoodie’s third toy drive for Good Shepherd Center, and hopefully their biggest yet! Anyone can donate cash or new unwrapped toys, which will be delivered to the Good Shepherd Center by Dec. 15. Anyone who donates will be entered to win a grab bag with swag from lots of local businesses! There are two remaining collection events, but they are accepting donations at any event between now and the Dec. 10. As in years past, Wilmywoodie will also contribute to the donations, but it’s always the community that helps to send things over the top!

  • December 2 — The Starling Bar, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 3 — Waterline Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 9 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

DnA WINGS
DnA Wings is a new and unique type of food truck business that offers casual-fine dining cuisine. We serve wings, phillies, fries, salads, and housemade teas and lemonades.

  • December 2 — End of Days Distillery, 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.

  • December 2 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
  • December 9 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 11 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.

  • December 6 — Leaf & Barrel Provision Co., 4:30 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.

  • December 2 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • December 3 — Big Annie’s Trading Post, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.; The Wild Goose Bar & Lounge, 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
  • December 5 — Brunswick County Government Complex, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • December 7 — Brunswick County Government Complex, 11 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!

  • December 8 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

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

  • December 3 — King Tiger Tae Kwon Do, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • December 5 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • December 6 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • December 8 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 9 — Salters Haven, 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.

  • December 2 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • December 3 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • December 7 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • December 9 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

PAELLA FUSION
Serving authentic paella and pupusas to Wilmington.

  • December 3 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 9 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

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.

  • December 2 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • December 9 — Summit Logistics, 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.

  • December 2 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 3 — Brooklyn Arts Center, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • December 7 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 8 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • December 9 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • December 2 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 3 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 7 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 8 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 9 — 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.

  • December 2 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.; Broomtail Pub & Arcade, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • December 3 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.; Bull City Ciderworks, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; The Eagle’s Dare, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 4 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, noon – 2 p.m.; Wilmington Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.; Mad Mole Brewing, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • December 5 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 6 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • December 7 — New Hanover County Courthouse, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; New Hanover County Sheriff’s Department, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; Stevenson-Hendrick Honda, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; 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 8 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • December 9 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.; Bull City Ciderworks, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Broomtail Pub & Arcade, 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.

  • December 5 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • December 8 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 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.

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

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

  • December 7 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • December 2 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • December 7 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • December 9 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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

  • December 4 — Flytrap Brewing, 1 p.m. – 4 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.
  • 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 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
  • King Tiger Tae Kwon Do — 1236 Magnolia Village Way
  • 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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