Monday, April 22, 2024

Food Truck Tracker: Mar. 17 – 24

port city plates food truck
Port City Plates will be parked at Salty Turtle Beer Company Saturday. (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.

  • March 17 — Seagate Bottle Shop, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 18 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 20 — New Hanover County Health & Human Services, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 21 — Brunswick Community College, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Seagate Bottle Shop, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 23 — Cypress Pond, 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • March 24 — nCino, Inc., 11 a.m. – 2 p.m; DrumTrout Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 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.

  • March 17 — Scotchman gas station, noon – 4 p.m.
  • March 18 — Scotchman gas station, noon – 4 p.m.; Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 19 — Scotchman gas station, noon – 4 p.m.

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

  • March 17 — Southport Tap & Cellar, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 18 — Waterline Brewing Company, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • March 19 — Biggers Market, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 23 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

SEAVIEW CRAB COMPANY
After spending over a decade selling fresh raw seafood to restaurants and customers, Seaview Crab Company has started a food truck. Read more about their ventures here.

  • March 22 — Seaview Crab Company Carolina Beach Market, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • March 23 — Seaview Crab Company Carolina Beach Market, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • March 24 — Seaview Crab Company Carolina Beach Market, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

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

  • March 17 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 23 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 24 — Wilmington Brewing Company, , 5 p.m. – 8 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.

  • March 20 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 23 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 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.

  • March 17 — Biggers Market, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 18 — Fermental Beer & Wine, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 23 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 24 — Biggers Market, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • March 17 — Summit Logistics, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • March 18 — Barclay apartments, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 19 — Seaglass Salvage Market, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • March 24 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11:30 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.

  • March 17 — Bull City Ciderworks, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • March 18 — End of Days Distillery, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • March 24 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

BANH SAI
A new Asian-inspired food truck is rolling through Wilmington, NC. It specializes in curries, noodle dishes and banh mis.

  • March 17 — The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 18 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 22 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 23 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 24 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • March 17 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 18 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 22 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 24 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 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 Cape Fear.

  • March 17 — Hawkeswater Neighborhood on the River, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • March 18 — DrumTrout Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 20 — Northchase neighborhood, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • March 21 — Cape Fear Community College North Campus, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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

  • March 17 — The Eagle’s Dare, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 18 — The Crooked Lotus, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 19 — Flytrap Brewing, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • March 21 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 23 — DrumTrout Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 24 — 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.

  • March 18 — The Orange Blossom, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 19 — Waterline Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.

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

  • March 17 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.; Broomtail Pub & Arcade, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 18 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.; Palate Bottle Shop & Garden, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 19 — Edward Teach Brewing, noon – 3 p.m.; Wilmington Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • March 20 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 21 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • March 22 — New Hanover County Courthouse, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Brunswick Beer Xchange, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 23 — Bull City Ciderworks, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 24 — Masonboro Elementary School, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.; Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 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.

  • March 17 — Hendrick Toyota Wilmington, 7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
  • March 18 — Biggers Market, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

MICHAEL’S SEAFOOD EXPRESS
A 25-year local landmark now franchising as an express model serving your favorite menu items.

  • March 17 — DrumTrout Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • March 18 — Edward Teach Brewery, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.; Broomtail Pub & Arcade, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • March 20 — New Hanover County Courthouse, 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • March 22 — Cape Fear Community College North Campus, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 24 — The Eagle’s Dare, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

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

  • March 17 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 18 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 23 — Pender County Health Department, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • March 24 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 2 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.

  • March 21 — Leaf & Barrel Provision Co., 4:30 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.

  • March 17 — Mad Mole Brewing, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Find a location

  • Avalon Apartments — 327 Guinevere Ln.
  • Barclay apartments — 2545 Croquet Dr.
  • Biggers Market — 6250 Market St.
  • The Brewer’s Kettle — 4718 Oleander Dr.
  • 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 Community College — 50 College Rd, NE, Bolivia
  • Brunswick County Government Complex — 30 Government Center Dr. NE, Bolivia
  • Bull City Ciderworks — 615 S 17th St.
  • Cape Fear Community College North Campus — 4500 Blue Clay Rd., Castle Hayne
  • Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Campus — 411 N. Front St.
  • Cape Fear Restaurant Equipment — 1851 Dawson St.
  • Congleton Farms — 1353 Lt. Congleton Rd.
  • The Crooked Lotus — 1283 NC-210 Unit G, Sneads Ferry
  • Cypress Pond — 211 Cypress Pond Way
  • 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.
  • The Elements at Barclays — 1605 Barclay Pointe Blvd.
  • End of Days Distillery — 1815 Castle St.
  • Fermental Beer & Wine — 600 S. 17th St.
  • Figure Eight Island Yacht Club — 15 Bridge Rd.
  • Filler’ Up Pub — 2403 Market St.
  • Fisher Student Center at UNCW — 615 Hamilton Dr.
  • Flying Machine Brewing Company — 3130 Randall Pkwy.
  • Flytrap Brewing — 319 Walnut St.
  • GE-Wilmington — 3901 Castle Hayne Rd.
  • Good Hops Brewing — 811 Harper Ave., Carolina Beach
  • Hawkeswater Neighborhood on the River — 588 Coniston Dr. SE, Leland
  • Hawthorne Waterside — 7111 Rock Fish Lane, 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
  • Jeff Gordon Chevrolet — 228 S. College Rd.
  • Jerry’s Barber Shop — 11975 US-117, Rocky Point
  • Leaf & Barrel Provision Co. — 15010 US-17, Hampstead
  • Mad Mole Brewing — 6309 Boathouse Rd. Unit C
  • Masonboro Elementary School — 3518 Masonboro Loop Rd.
  • Myrtle Grove Christian School — 806 Piner Rd.
  • NAPA Auto Parts — 413 US-117 S, Burgaw
  • nCino, Inc. — 6770 Parker Farm Dr.
  • New Hanover County Courthouse — 316 Princess St.
  • New Hanover County Department of Social Services — 1650 Greenfield St.
  • New Hanover County Health & Human Services — 1650 Greenfield St.
  • New Hanover County Sheriff’s Department — 3950 Juvenile Center Rd., Castle Hayne
  • Northchase neighborhood — 2832 Northchase Pkwy. W.
  • Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center — 2131 S 17th St.
  • The Orange Blossom — 302 Merchants Circle
  • Outer Dunes Brewing Company — 7976 Market St.
  • Palate Bottle Shop & Garden — 1007 N 4th St.
  • Pender County Health Department — 803 S. Walker St., Burgaw
  • Pine Valley Country Club Inc. — 500 Pine Valley Dr.
  • Poplar Grove Plantation/Farmers Market — 10200 US-17
  • 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.
  • Seaglass Monthly Market — 5601 Castle Hayne Rd.
  • Seaview Crab Company Carolina Beach Market — 6458 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Social Coffee & Supply Co. — 4718 Oriole 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.
  • SUNdays Café — 708B S. Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach
  • Tipsy Goat Bottles & Taps — 1930 Castle Hayne Rd. Suite 120
  • The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company — 800 S. Kerr Ave.
  • Unwined on the Square — 2163 Britton Rd., Leland
  • Waterline Brewing Company — 721 Surry St.
  • Wilmington Brewing Company — 824 S. Kerr Ave.
  • Wrightsboro Elementary School — 2716 Castle Hayne Rd.

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