Food trucks have arrived in cities all across the United States over the last several years. Once a site unique to big cities, these often quirky “meals on wheels” bring their awesome food directly to the people. Coconut Club Vacations Reviews a few of the best cities to grab a meal on the run.
1. Chicago, Illinois
It has taken a long time and a lot of red tape, but food trucks have finally arrived in the Windy City. The owners of these mobile restaurants face more restrictions than their counterparts in other major metropolitan areas. That being said, the fight to get the right to roll out in the city has been more than worth it. Locals and visitors can now find everything from gourmet cupcakes and Southern Mac & Cheese to Chicago-style hot dogs and steamed boas conveniently located outside their office and hotel front doors.
2. Seattle, Washington
Seattle has one of the largest varieties of food truck vendors available in a major city. The city currently offers more than 50 trucks to choose from and serves up a variety of American fare. From soft tacos and Hawaiian sliders to Korean tacos and po’boy sandwiches that you swear were made in New Orleans.
3. San Francisco, California
This city by the bay has a lot of food trucks for a spot that only covers 50 miles. With nearly 150 trucks parked around the city, students and businessmen have a wide array of choices when it comes to their food truck dining options. Most of the trucks participate in the annual food festivals and you will often find a handful parked outside of the city markets.
4. Portland, Oregon
If there is something hip happening around the country you can be sure that Portland will be taking part in the movement. Never to be one who totally conforms to the movement, however, Portland residents prefer to call their trucks “food pods.” These pods can be found throughout the city offering up everything from kimchi fried rice burritos and tacos to full haggis dinners.
5. Austin, Texas
It is a pretty well-known fact that Austin is the king of food trucks. With their awesome year-round weather, hip music scene, and SXSW annual festival as a draw, good food that you can grab on the run is a no-brainer. If Coconut Club Vacations Reviews can imagine it as a meal, chances are Coconut Club Vacations Reviews can find a food truck in Austin to make it.