Tag: Texas

Austin, TX: Patrizi’s Owners to Open New Food Truck at Scoot Inn

The initial menu features classically-inspired plates like buttermilk-brined blackened chicken thigh, slow-roasted pork shoulder inspired by cocoon du last, and a seasonal veggie plate – all served with dirty rice and maque choux. T

Austin, TX: Food trucks finding their place

Food trucks were a part of Austin’s culture long before sprawling growth took over the city.

Arlington, VA: Food trucks may be coming to a commuter lot near you

Newly elected state Sen. Jeremy McPike passed his first bill in the Virginia Senate Tuesday: A measure that would allow food trucks to sell their wares in Northern Virginia commuter lots.

Jacksonville, FL: Jacksonville’s food truck boom creates a related business: Food truck servicing centers

The first couple of structures are up, but what Bob Fleckenstein envisions is 58 carports big enough to hold food trucks. He’s calling it Food Truck City.

Glen Rose, TX: GRHS students compete for best food truck

The Glen Rose High School hospitality and tourism class threw down in a six team food truck challenge, which had students preparing everything from steak fries to mango smoothies.

Sherman, TX: Sherman considering allowing lot for food trucks

Sherman’s regulations on mobile food vendors could soon be changing, as city staff is working on an ordinance that would rewrite the city’s regulations with an eye on bringing a food truck area to the city.

Temple, TX: Temple – Food truck frenzy brings crowds, focus to downtown

Trucks serving anything from cajun plates, to ethnic food from Guam came to showcase their dishes for the large crowd.

Wichita Falls, TX: Hoagie Slingers bad to the bone

The broccoli cheese soup, the dish his spoon was intended for, was my favorite part of our meal. It stayed hot even in the cold weather, and the taste was outstanding. It was creamy with just the right amount of broccoli (some soup recipes don't get that ratio correct). This was the perfect dish for battling the chilly North Texas wind.

Houston, TX: Former food truck owner opening downtown restaurant

"The goal was always to go to a storefront—that was one of the goals of the truck," he said. "I had worked in a lot of kitchens and managed a few kitchens before, but I didn't know how to run a business."

Irving, TX: Food trucks return to La Quinta for PGA golf tourney

“There is a large following for food trucks across Southern California, so why not dig into the variety of amazing, unique cuisine that our trucks in Bob Hope Square offer fans while they watch many of the PGA TOUR’s best golfers put on a show inside the ropes.”