Category archives for: Florida

Palm Beach, FL: Food Truck Safari at the Palm Beach Zoo: Eat, Drink, and Hang With Fuzzy Animals

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One clever way for the zoo to ensure their animals stay fed is by partnering with a phalanx of food trucks to feed you! Food trucks in South Florida have proven for the large part that they were not some trendy fad and continue to be some of the more compelling dining destinations available out there. Sure, they might not be the cheapest option but your local fast food chain doesn’t have to pay for gas and as seen in this post, probably doesn’t use products you could trust.

Sanford, FL: Sanford’s Monthly Food Trucks Bring Gourmet Food at Affordable Prices

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“It’s the diversity of all of the food you can get here,” said a visitor to the Food Trucks. “It’s not like you go to one place and sit down and get whatever’s on the menu. You can actually walk around and get whatever you really want. It’s really nice.”

Jacksonville, FL: Jacksonville Food Truck – Backstreets Catering Food Truck

Chicken on the rotisserie

I fell in love with the rotisserie on the back of my trailer as soon as I saw it, and from that time I envisioned it as a barbeque pit. It called my name and said “you’ve got to do this!” I love grilling and smoking. I’ve always loved barbecue, and when I finished with the Tex-Mex restaurant, I found myself freed up to pursue this and other ideas.

Tampa, FL: Wharton Hosts Successful First Food Truck Rally

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Smoke rises along Bruce B. Downs (BBD) Blvd. in New Tampa from the Paul R. Wharton High parking lot.

Tallahassee, FL: Food Truck Finds a Home at Gaines Street and Railroad Avenue

Chef and owner Jabari Grayson fries meat for a sandwich at Kubano!, a food-truck specializing in grilled Cuban food, in Tallahassee, Fla on Thursday, April 24, 2014. / Michael Schwarz/Special to the Democrat

“When you come into this area we light the whole neighborhood up,” Grayson said. “You can smell the food cooking. It’s not fast food; I call it a ‘quick grill.’ You have to settle for fast food. I don’t want people to settle, I want them to eat well.”

Tupelo, MS: Food Truck Friday a Big Hit

Adam Robison | Buy at photos.djournal.com Food Truck Friday brought out two of the three food trucks now operating in Tupelo to Fairpark. Local Mobile was joined by Memphis Style BBQ on Wheels

That changed Friday, when two of the city’s three licensed food trucks lined up on Main Street in Fairpark.

Brevard, FL: Food Trucks Still on a Roll in Brevard

Cheryl Smith of Curbside Chef serves an order to a customer during a recent Food Truck Bazaar at Wickham Park Pavilion. Food trucks travel to Central Florida towns once a month featuring various types of food.

It’s a two-way street when it comes to food trucks: The people come for the food, and the chefs come for the people.

Jacksonville, FL: Food Truck Operators Calmed A Bit After City Hall Meeting ; Concerns Eased About Possible New Laws to Regulate Them

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acksonville food truck operators left City Hall on Wednesday with limited progress changing legislation to regulate their industry, but less alarmed than when a councilman first suggested new rules last month. Councilman Reggie Brown asked Kline and about 15 others to return March 24 for another round of talks about the bill, which hasn’t been introduced…

Jacksonville, FL: From “Out of Business” to “Opening Doors” – New Regulation on Jacksonville’s Food Trucks Nears Completion

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For more than two months a special committee led by Councilman Reggie Brown has worked on figuring out a compromise which would give the city a greater say in when and where food trucks operate without squashing the business entirely.

Winter Park, FL: The 4th Saturday of Each Month is a Food Truck Fiesta in Winter Park

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With the Food Truck Fiesta nearby, you’ll be informed on all of the great mobile eateries cruising around Metro Orlando.