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Some popular Chicago food trucks

Updated: July 28, 2012 6:40AM

A sampling of Chicago’s food trucks:

Taquero Fusion


Pollo Chon tacos — shredded chicken in natural adobo and potato

Flame asada tacos — grilled arrachera steak

The Southern Mac & Cheese Truck


Truffle, white cheddar

Artichoke, spinach with goat cheese and thyme

Smoked bacon, roasted mushrooms, blue cheese



“Cream, Dreamy Chocolate” — a chocolate cupcake topped with a vanilla butter cream frosting.

“Paradise Island” — pineapple rum cupcake with a coconut cream cheese frosting

“Curious George” — Banana chocolate cupcake with a light, salted caramel Italian butter cream frosting

Beavers Coffee & Donuts


“Grandma” donut — honey and graham cracker crumbs

“Turtle” donut — chocolate sauce, caramel sauce and chopped pecans

Bridgeport Pasty


“Chic-pot-pie” — pastry, chicken breast, peas, carrots, Bechamel, seasoning

“Yooper” — pastry, seasoned beef, onion, potato, rutabaga, garlic, parsley, seasoning

Brown Bag Lunch Truck


Hickory smoked brisket, cherry wood pulled pork, bahn mi chicken taco

Ste Martaen


“Fire Banger” — breaded and baked tofu, sliced Ste Martaen cheese, grilled jalapenos & onion, tartar sauce

“The Bernstein Shebazzle” — a large flour tortilla filled with scrambled tofu, jalapeno cheese and spinach

Sugar pie café


Peach cobbler, apple twists, Butterfinger blondie bars

Sweet Ride


Sweet potato cupcake — spiced infused sweet potato cake and cinnamon maple cream cheese frosting

“Whoop It Good” whoopie pie — Belgian dark chocolate cookies and delicate marshmallow frosting Stefano Esposito

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