Category archives for: Virginia

Roanoke, VA: Roanoke Restaurants, Food Trucks Compete in First Big Lick Burger Fest

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For this inaugural festival, local restaurants and food trucks will gather to compete in three competitions: Best Overall, Best Classic Burger and Anything But Beef.

Richmond, VA: TGI Fridays Food Truck Coming to Diamond

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Expect to try a variety of samples from their regular menu including burger sliders, loaded potato skins, ahi tuna crips and oreo madness — an ice cream sandwich with an Oreo cookie crust and topped with Ghiradelli chocolate sauce.

Richmond, VA: Quesadillas Coming to Jackson Ward, but RG3 Eats First

The Bodillaz truck will join the lineup at this year’s Washington Redskins Training Camp. Courtesy of Bodillaz.

A local restaurateur and developer is making two big investments this summer with hungry office workers and football fans in mind.

Alexandria, VA: Food Trucks Ready to Hit Alexandria Streets

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The lunch choices in Alexandria are about to expand, as food trucks will soon be in select areas around the city starting this month.

Fairfax County, VA: Food Truck Changes Considered in Fairfax County

Food trucks like this one in Washington, D.C. could be popping up around areas in Fairfax County. Photo by Janelle Germanos.

Food trucks are becoming a popular venue as an alternative to traditional sit-down and fast food restaurants

Spotsylvania County, VA: Food-Truck Trend Sparks Spotsylvania Business

James and Stephanie Jarrell (above) have launched Rolling Restaurants with business partner Steve Brown. They specialize in custom-fabricated food trucks for all types of customers. / Photos by Reza Marvashti

Rolling Restaurants is a partnership between young couple James and Stephanie Jarrell and longtime automotive fabricator Steve Brown.

Arlington, VA: Astro Doughnuts Hits the Road

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Good news for Northern Virginians: You’ll no longer have to trek to Metro Center for those prize-winning creme brulee doughnuts. Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken launched its food truck this morning, and you can catch it around Arlington dishing out coffee and doughnuts.

Richmond, VA: The Food Truck Bandwagon

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Food trucks are right at the juncture of casual and sophisticated, especially in terms of gourmet ingredients. If that matches your wedding vision, consider hiring a truck for your reception.

Roanoke, VA: Noke Food Truck Moves into Downtown Roanoke

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The Noke Food Truck is known for parking in different locations around the area and serving up delicious tacos and crepes.

Alexandria, VA: Food Truck Debate Keeps Rolling On

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As city officials discuss letting food trucks operate in Alexandria, the popular mobile eateries remain banned on private and public property in the city, with the exception of construction sites.