Category archives for: New Haven

Wallingford, CT: Wallingford’s Student-Run Food Truck Opens in Spring

The new Lyman Hall food truck is now at the high school in Wallingfordl, Dec. 17, 2013. The truck is being painted and fixed up for the culinary arts students at Lyman Hall. | Christopher Zajac / Record-Journal

The truck will be run by student chefs from Lyman Hall and Sheehan high schools. The bus and equipment was purchased with a $39,900 state grant.

North Brandford, CT: Mark Your Calendars – Smith Library Fall Fest Is Set!


Save Wednesday, Oct. 23 for a day of fun at the Smith Library with food, costumes, birds of prey and more!

Madison, CT: Selectmen Eye Food Trucks in Madison, Attraction or Detraction?

Rich Messier of Madison has opened his High Tide Gourmet food truck in downtown Madison, serving among other items a scrumptious lobster roll. Louise and Todd Gould of Madison left and MaryLou Keenan of Clinton at the window line up for dinner. Mara Lavitt/New Haven Register

The board agreed there should be some rules put into action, but not impose on the opportunity for the sale of food.

Wallingford, CT: New Food Truck on Route 5 Can Bring the Spuds to You


Look inside the orange food truck parked alongside North Colony Road on Route 5 in Wallingford and it’s likely you’ll see Craig McCarthy tending to the fryer and on the grill along with his wife, Krista, prepping the rest of the meal.

North Haven, CT: New Wallingford Food Truck Features Gourmet Baked Potatoes

The truck. Credit: The Spud Stud

The Spud Stud serves hotdogs and hamburgers, but specializes in gourmet baked potatoes

Derby, CT: Derby Food Truck Serves up Hot Dogs, Burgers


For Lou Granato, owner of the new Dad’s Food Truck, it’s all about preparing homemade food with an unusual twist.

Madison, CT: The Madison-Based High Tide Gourmet Food Truck Will Turn Your Salivary Glands Into Tidal Wave Machines

That summer feeling. (Staff photo / December 27, 2012)

Madison’s High Tide Gourmet food truck can help put your tastebuds in heaven.

New Haven, CT: New Haven’s Fryborg Food Truck Hits Every Spot

The Fryborg truck serves Chicken Pot Fries. That's genius. (Staff photo / December 4, 2012)

The Elm City has not been immune to the food truck/cart explosion of the last couple years. We’re starting to see mobile gourmet eats parked a few feet from regular neighborhood staples like hot dogs, burritos and Chinese food to-go.

New Haven, CT: Food Trucks Draw Hungry Kids For Free Summer Meals


“It’s kind of the cool thing to do, to go to the food truck,”

Using Food Trucks to Get Meals to Hungry Kids

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By Jeannie Choi | Bread for the World Yesterday, an NPR story highlighted a new initiative by school food services in New Haven, Connecticut, to combat hunger among children through the use of food trucks. An increasingly popular form of food service for hip, urban foodies, the food truck is now being used to provide hungry kids in […]