Category archives for: North Carolina

Greensboro, NC: Nutella Truck Tour Makes Stop At Tunes At Noon

This week's "Tunes at Noon" features music, food and a visit from a special guest. WFMY News 2

Nutella is offering complimentary samples of Nutella to go along with peach and waffle samples. The truck will also feature games, social media opportunities and giveaways

Sylva, NC: Food Trucks Suddenly the Rage in Jackson County

By Nick Breedlove
Cosmic carry-out
Cosmic Carry-out owners Jennifer FitzSimons, left, and Gadson Griffis, right, set up shop outside Innovation Brewing. The food truck carries a 99-percent sanitation grade and grills average American fare, such as burgers, fries and hot dogs. Area interest in food trucks is growing.

Food trucks these days are not your daddy’s “roach coaches” peddling sandwiches, chips and cold drinks to hard-hat-wearing construction workers.

Charlotte, NC: Safety Key for Local Food Trucks After Incident in Philly


The trucks get annual vehicle inspections and checks from the health department – but that’s it – and some food truck owners say it wouldn’t be a bad idea to have a little more oversight.

Charlotte, NC: Charlotte Food Truck Owners Criticize Proposed Ordinance


Food truck vendors in Charlotte, North Carolina are voicing their concerns over a proposed city ordinance that they say would hurt their industry

Greensboro, NC: Lunch Specials and Food Truck Sightings


Lunch specials and food truck sightings

Durham, NC: Food Truck Rodeo, Mardi Gras kickoff lead weekend Best Bets


It is time for the first Durham Food Truck Rodeo of 2014. More than 40 trucks, including Chirba Chirba, Pie Pushers, Porchetta and Sarge’s, will be on hand at Durham Central Park from noon to 4 p.m.

Durham, NC: Durham’s Final 2013 Food Truck Rodeo This Sunday


Over 50 food trucks will be on-site serving up everything from crepes to burgers, and Full Steam and Triangle Breweries will be on-hand as well.

Durham, NC: Pop-up Restaurant Brew & Skew Coming to Durham

The Chirba Chirba dumpling truck is doing a pop up restaurant for one night only.

Chirba Chirba Dumpling, whose cheery yellow food truck has become something of a rolling landmark in Durham, is parking it for one night and teaming up with Aviator Brewing Company to open a pop-up restaurant in the Belt Line Station event center.

Hendersonville, NC: Trucks Taking Dinner to Streets

Linda Benson serves diners from her food truck at the True Nature Country Fair in Flat Rock on Oct. 5.

Mike Dirks / Times-News

The Mobile Global Bistro menu focuses on Mediterranean/coastal, Californian fusion and Asian bistro-style dishes such as Vietnamese banh mi sandwiches. Benson said she uses locally sourced ingredients whenever possible, and incorporates “amazing” sauces and condiments with each dish — many of which she makes herself.

Charlotte, NC: Best Food Truck – The Tin Kitchen

By  Contributor  |  Creative Loafing Charlotte It’s not an overly colorful or decorative exterior that draws one to the Tin Kitchen food truck. Instead, it’s the long lines of salivating people by the vehicle’s side that tell you, “This is going to be really f-ing good” – a fact quickly confirmed by just one glance at the […]