Not too long ago when someone said the words food truck, images of mushy sandwiches and tasteless salads sprang to mind. Today, that has all changed. Food trucks now bring delicious, restaurant-quality meals to you. Many are available to cater your next event or star in your next fundraiser.
Below is a list of some of the fantastic food trucks you may come across in our area.
Bacon on the Fly
Bacon on the Fly serves bacon-infused dishes and fresh-cut fries.
Billu’s Indian Grill on Wheels
Billu’s features homemade North Indian cuisine.
Berlin Street Food
Billed as your “Local European Grill,” Berlin Street Food serves European favorites using local ingredients.
Brassero Grill brings gourmet tacos, burros, quesadillas, burgers, and salads to Mexican food lovers in the area.
If you like hot dogs, Philly cheese steaks, or hamburgers, check out BullDawgs.
Based out of Legends restaurant, Cool Beans offers a wide range of delicious dishes like homemade cannoli bites and Hawaiian pork sliders.
Franktuary serves up hot dogs to please every taste. It also features Poutine, French fries with cheese curds.
Gyros N’at whips up traditional and chicken gyros as well as other Middle Eastern favorites like stuffed grape leaves, and hummus and pita.
Las Chicas is a family-run food truck serving Mexican dishes including the delectable Mexican street corn.
Mac & Gold Truck
This is not your mom’s mac & cheese. Mac & Gold serves ups specialty macaroni, housemade cheese sauce, and a variety of accompaniments to customize your favorite comfort dish.
Miss Meatball serves four different meatballs either on sandwich buns or bare as well as delicious sides.
Nakama brings authentic Japanese cuisine to you. The truck serves sushi, egg rolls, fried rice, and other favorites.
Oh My Grill
Who doesn’t love grilled cheese? Oh MY Grill puts together the tastiest cheese and fresh bread to make these golden, toasted sandwiches.
French cuisine from a food truck? Ooh la la! PGH Crepes serves savory and sweet crepes.
Pgh Po’boy brings Cajun and Creole cuisine to you.
Pittsburgh Pierogie Truck
The Pittsburgh Pierogie Truck serves up Eastern European dishes that would make your grandma proud.
Love the ice cream from Penn State’s Berkey Creamery and wish you didn’t have to travel all the way to State College to get some? Well, wishes do come true with Rolling Cones food truck. It serves ice cream from the creamery from its food truck.
Saucy Mamas serves Italian comfort food and brings their specialties to the street.
Southside BBQ Company
Southside BBQ’s mission is to satisfy the cravings of carnivores with sumptuous pulled pork and pulled chicken sandwiches, as wells as ribs and wide variety of sides.
The Steer & Wheel
Burgers are taken to the next level with The Steer & Wheel. Their all-natural beef patties are topped with gourmet ingredients.
The Waffler Truck
With the Waffler Truck, the waffle goes from being strictly a breakfast food to the heart of delicious sandwiches.
By Janice Lane Palko
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