Food Paradise: Food Truck Paradise

  (12 restaurants)     Aired on: December 1, 2010 
Restaurant What to Get Show / Episode / Recommended By Yelp! Rating Restaurant Notes
1
Uncle Gussy's
Park Ave & 51 St
New York, NY 10079
(929) 600-1111
unclegussys.com
  • Chicken/Lamb Rice Platter
  • Gyros
4.5 out of 5
354 ratings
oldest food truck in NYC; Greek food; long lines
2
Grease Trucks (CLOSED)
New Brunswick, NJ
  • Fat Bitch Sandwich
    cheesesteak, chicken fingers, mozzarella sticks, fries stuffed in 8-inch roll; looks good
4.0 out of 5
197 ratings
CLOSED; food truck; off campus of Rutgers Univerisity
3
Potato Champion
1207 SE Hawthorne Blvd
Portland, OR 97214
(971) 201-6179
www.potatochampion.com...
  • French Fries
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
596 ratings
food truck; in "Cartopia"
4
Pyro Pizza
SE 12th and Hawthorne
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 929-1404
www.pyropizzacart.com...
  • Pizza
    brick-oven pizza
4.0 out of 5
294 ratings
food truck;
5
Saucy's BBQ (CLOSED)
N Greeley Ave
Portland, OR 97217
(503) 807-7015
  • Ribs
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
13 ratings
CLOSED; food truck
6
Whiffies (CLOSED)
Portland, OR
(503) 946-6544
  • Pies
4.0 out of 5
271 ratings
CLOSED; food truck; in "Cartopia"
7
Flying Pig Truck
Los Angeles, CA
(714) 234-5107
flyingpigtruck.com
  • Pork Bellies
    in a Bao Bun
  • Tamarind Duck
    duck confit taco
3.5 out of 5
320 ratings
food truck; Asian fusion in taco wraps
8
Fojol Bros. of Merlindia (CLOSED)
Washington, DC
(443) 595-7644
fojol.com
  • Chicken Curry
  • Chicken Masala
    looks good
  • Lassi pop
    mango popcicle
3.5 out of 5
187 ratings
CLOSED; food truck; long lines; servers/cooks dressed in wacky costumes and wear mustaches
9
Grilled Cheese Truck
Los Angeles, CA
www.thegrilledcheesetruck...
  • Cheesy Mac and Rib
    top seller; looks good
3.5 out of 5
1449 ratings
food truck; Jerry O'Connel, Rachael Ray have come; long lines; go to website to find current location
10
R U Hungry
40 College Ave
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 246-2177
  • Fat Darrel
    most popular sandwich; MAXIM named it best sandwich in America (2004); chicken fingers, mozzarella sticks, fries, marinara sauce
  • Fat Sandwich Challenge
    challenge: 5 sandwiches in 45 minutes; Adam loses
3.5 out of 5
100 ratings
#32 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); food truck; off campus of Rutgers Univerisity; contest: eat 5 sandwiches in 40 minutes, get a sandwich named after you
11
Roman Chewing Candy Cart
New Orleans, LA
(504) 897-3937
romancandy.gourmetfoodmal...
  • Roman Candy
    only 3 flavors: vanilla, chocolate & strawberry; taffy-like
3.5 out of 5
10 ratings
est. 1915; old-fashioned food cart pulled by mule; can order online and have it mailed to you
12
Dump Truck
Portland, OR
(503) 877-3867
  • Dumplings
    pork & scallion; portabello; bacon cheeseburger
3.0 out of 5
163 ratings
food truck; dumplings in food truck "city" (called "pods")
 Food Paradise: Food Truck Paradise  (12 restaurants)     Aired on: December 1, 2010