Bonnaroo Festival: Food Truck Oasis

By Bonnaroo.com

Once again Bonnaroo is stepping up its food offerings.  This year sees the festival tapping into one of the hottest trends in dining:  the food truck. This past few years have seen an explosion of trucks from coast to coast focusing on higher end cuisine.

Bonnaroo has focused its attention on trucks that work the streets of the South East. Whatever your taste, you will find something to satisfy it at the Food Truck Oasis.

Taco Bus from Tampa Bay, FL will be serving their signature “Mex-Mex” cuisine.  Forget the fusion, these tacos are the same ones owner Rene Valenzuela made as a child at street taco stands in Mexico.

Good You: a mobile organic eatery from Kansas City, MO says that the idea of creating food to be enjoyed on the go is an art they have put their passion into.  It looks like that passion has been recognized.  Word on the street is that they are serving Kansas City’s best burger.

Pot Kettle Black out of Charleston, SC is determined fill every belly with authentic immigrant street food.  PKB focuses on specialty sandwiches from around the United States.   New Orleans Muffalettas, Southern Pimento Cheese and Chicago-style Italian Beef are just a few they will be serving.

Eatbox representing Asheville, NC think the more food trucks there are, the better the food will be.  They are stepping it up a notch by serving four varieties their house-made meatballs like grass fed beef balls and Vietnamese style meatballs.

Petro’s from Knoxville, TN is the most local of the trucks making their way to Bonnaroo.  They are already famous for serving their house-made chili & cheese over chips out of their Knoxville restaurant, let’s see what they can do out of their brand new Petro’s truck.

Gastropod’s updated airstream trailer will be making the trip from Miami, FL.  Chef Jeremiah Bullfrog has kitchen credentials that most chefs would kill for.  After a stint at the world famous Il Bulli in Spain he settled down in Miami to create a constantly evolving menu served up with a laid-back, home-style vibe. Gastropod will offer braised short rib sliders with slaw, white corn cake-griddled arepa, slaw bits, white cheese and more.