Cheap Eats: Mobile Food Fascination in Providence
New mobile vendors are popping up every week, so we made a list of the latest additions and our old favorites.
PVD Pudding Pops is open for business.
New mobile vendors are popping up every week. Here's a list of our old favorites.
There are no set schedules or locations for every food truck and cart, but most use social media to communicate their whereabouts. Use our guide to track them down and enjoy the feast hitting our streets.
Specialty: Hewtin's Dogs: sausages, meatloaf sandwiches
Locations: North Main and Smith sts., Grant's Block
Specialty: Gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches with unique ingredients like pesto and pulled pork
Locations: Grant's Block, Thayer Street, Kennedy Plaza
Specialty: Craft-brewed coffee bar
Locations: Jewelry District, Thayer Street
Specialty: Non-dairy soft-serve and vegan treats
Locations: Thayer Street; public and private events
Specialty: Korean barbecue, dumplings and bulgogi
Locations: Kennedy Plaza, Thayer Street
Specialty: Tacos, quesadillas and burritos
Locations: Kennedy Plaza, Armory Farmers Market, Thayer Street
Specialty: Paninis, salads and soups
Locations: Thayer Street, beaches
Specialty: Organic, rustic French cooking
Locations: Kennedy Plaza, Thayer Street, Mount Hope Farmers Market
Specialty: Tacos, burritos and quesadillas
Locations: Grant's Block, Kennedy Plaza, Text 281-YUMM (9866) to find out where they are
Specialty: Pudding pops made with Rhody Fresh milk, including flavors like chocolate, vanilla bean, butterscotch, coffee milk and cinnamon toast
Locations: Thayer Street, Kennedy Plaza, festivals and farmers markets
Specialty: Sliders and mac and cheese made from scratch using fresh ingredients which are locally sourced whenever possible
Locations: Kennedy Plaza, Thayer Street, farmers markets
Specialty: Lobster rolls, fish sandwiches, clam cakes, clam chowder and lobster bisque