Thursday, July 25, 2024

Food Truck Tracker: April 26 – May 3

Island Squeeze will be at Riverfront Farmers Market this Saturday. (Courtesy Island Squeeze)

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 benitezas724@gmail.com.

Weekly Schedules

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

  • April 26 — American Leadership Academy Coastal, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • April 27 — Riverfront Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

SMASH N DASH
Serving smash burgers and bacon-wrapped hotdogs.

  • April 27 — Flytrap Brewing, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

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

  • April 26 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • April 27 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • May 1 — Pender County Health Department, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • May 3 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 2 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.

  • April 26 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 27 — Waterline Brewing Company, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.; DrumTrout Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • April 26 — American Leadership Academy Coastal, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • April 27 — The Scapegoat Taproom, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • April 30 — Mannkind Brewing Company, 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.

  • April 26 — Biggers Market, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 27 — Salty Turtle Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

NACHOFALT
Serving various styles of nachos across southeastern North Carolina weekly. Read more about the truck here.

  • April 30 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • April 26 — Inspire Brunswick Forest, noon – 3 p.m.
  • April 27 — Streets & Sons Tire and Auto Repair, noon – 3 p.m.
  • April 28 — Waterline Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • April 29 — Brunswick Community College, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • April 30 — Freya’s Haus, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

KEITH’S MEMPHIS STYLE BBQ
A BBQ truck that grew from a true love story. Offering smoked pork butts and briskets with special sauces to the Port City.

  • May 1 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • May 2 — Freya’s Haus, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • May 3 — Biggers Market, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • April 26 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • May 1 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

EASTSIDE
Eastside specializes in subs using from-scratch recipes and organic, all-natural products.

  • April 26 — Wilmington VA Clinic, 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 27 — The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company, noon – 3 p.m.; Mannkind Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 28 — Biggers Market, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

SEOUL SUSHI
A Korean fusion food truck that offers catering and sushi classes.

  • April 26 — PPD Building, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Dead Crow Comedy Room, 6 p.m. –9 p.m.
  • April 27 — Mad Mole Brewing, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.; Wilmington Brewing Company, 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 Cape Fear.

  • April 26 — The Reserve at Forest Hills, 5 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.

  • April 26 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • May 3 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • May 1 — PPD Building, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • May 3 — Hawkeswater Neighborhood on the River, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • April 26 — Salty Turtle Brewing Co., 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 27 — The Golf Barn, noon – 4 p.m.; Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 28 — Mannkind Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

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

  • April 26 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • April 27 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • May 1 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • May 3 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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

  • April 26 — Palisades at Surf City, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 28 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • April 30 — Salty Turtle Brewing Co., 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

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

  • April 26 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • April 27 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • April 28 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • April 29 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

WELL-FED ED
Simple, vibrant and delicious dishes for the Wilmington area.

  • April 26 — Fermental Beer & Wine, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • April 27 — Ocean Front Park and Pavilion, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • April 28 — The Veggie Wagon, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • May 2 — Flytrap Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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

  • May 3 — New Hanover County Health & Human Services, 11 a.m. – 2 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.

  • April 29 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • May 2 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Find a location

  • American Leadership Academy Coastal — 1135 Pandion Dr.
  • Atlantic Brain and Spine — 2800 Ashton Dr. # 200
  • The Barn at Rock Creek — 5900 Rock Creek Rd NE, Leland
  • 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 Community College — 50 College Rd, NE, Bolivia
  • Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office — 70 Stamp Act Dr NE, Bolivia
  • Bull City Ciderworks — 615 S 17th St.
  • By The Beach Brewing — 102 Old Eastwood Rd.
  • Cape Fear Community College North Campus — 4500 Blue Clay Rd., Castle Hayne
  • Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Campus — 411 N. Front St.
  • Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity ReStore (Downtown) — 1208 S. 3rd St.
  • Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity ReStore (Monkey Junction) — 6138 Carolina Beach Rd
  • Carolina Beach Lake Park — 400 S. Lake Park Blvd., Carolina Beach
  • Coastal Seafood & Propane — 301 Village Rd NE, Leland
  • 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.
  • The Elements at Barclays — 1605 Barclay Pointe Blvd.
  • Empie Park — 3405 Park Ave.
  • 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.
  • Fort Fisher Air Force Recreation Area — 118 Riverfront Rd., Kure Beach
  • Freya’s Haus — 55 Scotts Hill Loop Rd.
  • GE-Wilmington — 3901 Castle Hayne Rd.
  • Goat & Compass — 710 N 4th St.
  • The Golf Barn — 7 Bell Swamp Connection NE, Winnabow
  • Good Hops Brewing — 811 Harper Ave., Carolina Beach
  • Grape & Ale — 8521 E. Oak Island Dr., Oak Island
  • Greenfield Lake Amphitheater — 1941 Amphitheatre Dr.
  • Greenfield Lake Yacht Club — 1756 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Gregory Farms and Vineyard — 2576 Montague Rd., Currie
  • 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
  • Inspire Brunswick Forest — 6146 Liberty Hall Dr., Leland
  • 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
  • LA Times Bar — 2851 Maco Rd. NE, Leland
  • Leaf & Barrel Provision Co. — 15010 US-17, Hampstead
  • Legends Seafood & Produce — 1501 NC-53, Burgaw
  • Legion Stadium — 2149 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Leland Brewing Co. — 133 Fayetteville Rd
  • Live Oak Bank Pavilion in Riverfront Park — 10 Cowan St.
  • Loggerhead Golf Co. — 323 Eastwood Rd., #C
  • Long Leaf Park — 314 Pine Grove Dr.
  • Mad Mole Brewing — 6309 Boathouse Rd. Unit C
  • Magnolia Reserve — Northern Pintail Pl, Hampstead
  • Makai Brewing Company — 5850 Ocean Hwy W #1, Ocean Isle Beach
  • Mannkind Brewing Company — 9600 Ploof Rd SE #7, Leland
  • Myrtle Grove Christian School — 806 Piner Rd.
  • nCino, Inc. — 6770 Parker Farm Dr.
  • New Anthem Beer Project — 116 Dock St.; 110 Greenfield St. #100
  • New Hanover County Health & Human Services — 1650 Greenfield St.
  • New Hanover County Department of Social Services — 1650 Greenfield St.
  • New Hanover County Sheriff’s Department — 3950 Juvenile Center Rd., Castle Hayne
  • North Carolina Division of Community Corrections — 721 Market St # 201
  • Northchase neighborhood — 2832 Northchase Pkwy. W.
  • Oasis at Riverlights — 4027 Watercraft Ferry Ave.
  • Ocean Front Park and Pavilion — 105 Atlantic Ave, Kure Beach
  • Ogden Park — 615 Ogden Park Dr.
  • Outer Dunes Brewing Company — 7976 Market St.
  • Palate Bottle Shop & Garden — 1007 N 4th St.
  • Palisades at Stones Bay Apartments — 1001 Quarters Landing Cir., Sneads Ferry
  • Palisades at Surf City — 206 Collegiate Dr., Hampstead
  • Parkway Hyundai — 5932 Market St.
  • Pender’s Community Market — 1501 NC-53, Burgaw
  • Pender County Courthouse Square — 100 S. Wright St.
  • Pender County Health Department — 803 S. Walker St., Burgaw
  • Poplar Grove Plantation/Farmers Market — 10200 US-17
  • PPD Building — 929 N. Front St.
  • The Reserve at Forest Hills — 361 Darlington Ave
  • Riverfront Farmers Market — 110 Dock St.
  • Riverlights — 4124 Watercraft Ferry Ave.
  • Salters Haven — Leas Ln., Hampstead
  • Salty Turtle Beer Company — 103 Triton Ln., Surf City
  • Sandpiper Brewing Company — 624 E. Ocean Rd., Holly Ridge
  • Satellite Bar and Lounge — 120 Greenfield St., #6123
  • Scapegoat Taproom — 2789 Compass Pointe South Wynd NE, Ste. 4, Leland
  • Seagate Bottle Shop — 6005 Oleander Dr.
  • Sea Witch Lounge — 13775 NC-50 Ste. 103
  • Social Coffee and Supply Co. — 4718 Oriole Dr
  • Southport Tap and Cellar — 827 N. Howe St., Southport
  • Sparrows Bend Apartments — 75 Siskin Circle, Hampstead
  • The Spine Center — S. 17th St.
  • Spring Market on the Farm — 4525 Castle Hayne Rd., Castle Hayne
  • The Starling Bar — 1612 Queen St.
  • Stevenson-Hendrick Honda — 6720 Market St.
  • Stevenson-Hendrick Mazda Wilmington — 5911 Market St.
  • Streets & Sons Tire and Auto Repair — 9600-4 Ploof Rd SE, Leland
  • Summit Logistics — 1845 Sir Tyler Dr.
  • SUNdays Café — 708B S. Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach
  • Surf City Brewing Company — 402 Alston Blvd. Ext, Hampstead
  • Tipsy Goat Bottles & Taps — 1930 Castle Hayne Rd. Suite 120
  • Unwined on the Square — 2163 Britton Rd., Leland
  • The Vault CB — 612 N Lake Park Blvd., Carolina Beach
  • The Veggie Wagon — 608 Lake Park Blvd. S., Carolina Beach
  • The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company — 800 S. Kerr Ave.
  • Waterline Brewing Company — 721 Surry St.
  • The Wild Goose Bar & Lounge — 2731 Castle Hayne Rd.
  • Wilmington Brewing Company — 824 S. Kerr Ave.
  • Wilmington Christian Academy — 1401 N. College Rd.
  • Wilmington VA Clinic — 1705 Gardner Rd.
  • The Wine Sampler — 890-3 S Kerr Ave.
  • Woodlands Park — 2623 Park Ridge Dr., Southport
  • Wrightsville Beach Park — 3 Bob Sawyer Dr., Wrightsville Beach

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