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Weekly Food Truck Roundup on O.C. Haley!

The NOLA Food Truck roundup is now  weekly event every Tuesday from 5:00 to 8:30 pm. The exact trucks vary from week to week but expect the likes of Rue Chow, Empanada Intifada, La Cocinita, and a surprise or three here and there. We will tweet out and post more information to our Facebook page […]

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Hurricane Isaac

NOLA Food Trucks Help Bring Hot Food to New Orleans Post-Isaac

With limited access to power, gas, water, ice, and other basic necessities, New Orleanians have had a rough several days in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac. More and more restaurants are opening as power is restored to more neighborhoods. But several food trucks have been running continuously since the storm. Taceaux Loceaux, Frencheeze, Empanada Intifada, […]

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Latest news from the New Orleans Food Truck Coalition: Our first Food Truck Rally and info on becoming a member!

On July 24, the New Orleans Food Truck Coalition held a Food Truck Rally in Central City in conjunction with the Institute for Justice. Attendees learned about the regulations currently governing New Orleans’ mobile food vendors and heard about food truck legislation in cities around the country. We spoke with attendees about how they can stay in […]

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NOLA’s Food Trucks on WWNO Radio!

Our wonderful friend and NOLA food expert/ambassador Poppy Tooker profiled the New Orleans and Baton Rouge Food Truck scenes on her WWNO and WKRF radio shows Louisiana Eats with guests who operate food trucks in both cities. Thanks Poppy! You can listen to a podcast of the show here.  Well known food writer John T. […]

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NOLA Food Trucks in San Francisco

We are excited to report that Nola Food Trucks will be speaking at  the La Cocina Food Entrepreneur Conference in San Francisco later this month. This conference brings together food entrepreneurs from all over the U.S., including mobile food vendors of all kinds, policy planners, economic development professionals, specialty food product creators, and food lovers […]

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Food Truck Recipes Featured in Corporate Realty’s “Taking it to the Streets” Mailers

Interested in trying to cook some of your favorite local food truck dishes at home?  Check out Corporate Realty’s 2012 “Taking it to the Streets” mailers!  Also available online, the real estate group has collected photographs and recipes from various NOLA food trucks.  Corporate Realty explains: “Real estate is our business, but food is our […]

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Sign the Petition for Better Food Truck Regulations in New Orleans!

Want to see a more vibrant, thriving food truck scene in New Orleans? Now’s your opportunity. Sign the petition to change New Orleans’ current food truck laws HERE. We reported a few weeks ago that New Orleans food truck owners as well as community groups, restauranteurs, bar owners, property owners and other street food advocates […]

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NOLA Street Food Heating Up!

In case you missed it last month, the city has been all abuzz with the issues (and problems) around laws in New Orleans for mobile street food vendors. First there was a bit of a kerfuffle when a local truck set up near a local business on Magazine St., and someone complained to a City […]

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Gulf Coast Seafood & Tourism Bash and Food Trucks

The Gulf Coast Seafood & Tourism Bash is a two-week celebration of Gulf Coast seafood and tourism in New Orleans. The event falls between the Allstate Sugar Bowl, which occurred last week) and the Allstate BCS National Championship (Monday). It is being organized by the Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board and sponsored by BP. […]

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Auto Industry Gets Up to Speed on Food Trucks

Earlier this week, Nissan debuted its latest concept at the Los Angeles Auto Show– a high-roofed van manufactured specifically for the food truck industry. The NV-1500/2500/3500 models offer chrome bumpers, cargo area work lights, Bluetooth system, upgraded audio systems, fold-out serving windows and work counters. Base prices range from $24,950 for a standard-roof NV1500 to […]

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