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7 Food trucks in Kolkata

food trucks in kolkata

If you are a traveller in Kolkata, or hungry after the street shopping in Kolkata then you might want to check out these food trucks in Kolkata. They have been trending in the culinary field.  Different styles of food which appeal to different palates.

Following are some food truck experiences listed:

  • Agdum Bagdum
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Agdumbagdum

Location: Near Ekdalia Evergreen Club, Opposite Indusind Bank, Gariahat, Kolkata

Home delivery number: +91 9007989999

The food truck is a new concept. Location wise it’s just beside ekdalia evergreen club opposite to CCD. Took chicken popcorn and risotto rice combo. We found the popcorn chicken quite similar to those of KFC. It was soft no doubt. Coming to the Risotto rice bowl, one will find gravy infused rice, few pieces of chicken and an egg.

We had ordered a huge chicken burger. The chicken burgers are pretty ample in amount. A lot of fries are served as compared to most other places. Drinks are reasonable priced. As for the burritos, definitely sufficient enough to fill anyone.

  • Thank God It’s Fresh
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Image courtesy- Thank God It’s Fresh Fb page.

Location: Near Calcutta Rowers Club, Location Varies, Southern Avenue, Kolkata

Contact: +91 9674999819

It is hiked right next to Rabindra Sarovar, near the CRC gate. We had ordered:
• Grilled Mushroom sandwich
• Virgin mojito
Both were really good. Especially the sandwich. Ample filling and really good to taste.  Tasted their chicken cheese balls which were yummy and the best part was they were baked and not fried. Loved the innovation.

This food truck is pretty remarkable with its well-systematized set of appliances and quite a neat cooking arrangement. It serves a variety of delicacies, especially continental. The place opens up at 5 a.m., making it a breakfast destination as well.

  • Hungry Hands
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Hungry Hands The Food Truck
Image courtesy-FB page

Location: Princep ghat (Scoop)

Contact: +91 9874215795 or +91 9836193919

The food truck serves various kinds of dishes. We had ordered chicken chow mien and chilli chicken combo. The food arrived after ten minutes. The chow mien was delightful. The chilli chicken was also tasty. The meatballs were dainty; they were properly fried. We loved the meal.

  • Chai Talks

Location: Varies, Lake Gardens, Kolkata

Contact: +91 9830339395

The lemon iced tea was a treat.  Though it is a small stall but it is worth a try. The Boba ripe mango is too good. Very refreshing. Really innovative concept.

  • Cooks on Wheels

Location: 9, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, New Market Area, Kolkata

Contact: +91 9830035882

Food quality is very good, quantity more than sufficient.  We had ordered a plate of egg chow mien and a plate of chilli chicken and felt it was enough for two people. The price is very reasonable too.

  • Foodie Roadie
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Foodie roadie
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Location: 19/C, Sarat Bose Road, Elgin, Kolkata

Contact: +91 8334887777

Here you can choose a wide variety of non-veg fast food. The taste is awesome. A nice place to check out.

  • That Food truck

Location: Near RDB Boulevard, Sector 5, Salt Lake

Contact: +91 9830221279

The cuisines served here are burgers, fast food, and street food.

So, if you are a street food lover and want to have a local cuisine in a hygienic way then food trucks are the best option.

Disclaimer: The contact numbers given above are subject to change.

Top Five Food Trucks In Hyderabad For a Lip-Smacking Foodie

Food trucks in hyderabad

Food trucks have become a trend in the culinary field. It is one of the effective ways of enjoying a lot of different styles of food in a unique manner. Many foodie travellers love Hyderabad because of the cuisine of the land. The cuisine was developed for winning the hearts of Nizams of the land. If you are in Hyderabad and are looking for some food truck experience, this article is right for you.

Chettinadu Villas

Food trucks Hyderabad

The lip-smacking dish of Southern India is idli (boiled rice cake) or dosa (Indian pancake). Do you know that there are more than 60 types of idli and dosa? If you want to enjoy some, you can visit Chettinadu Villas. They serve the authentic Chettinadu style food for reasonable price. You can either call them to fix a place if you are travelling in a large group or, you can call them to locate them too.

Specials: Cheese Dosa, Mutton Idli, and Idiyappam

Where: Indira Nagar Service Lane, Gachibowli

Timings: From 6: 30 PM till midnight

Phone Number: 7799002711

Hungry Parrots

Food trucks in Hyderabad

Lebanese food is known for its meat-filled flavours. They have a juicy mixture of meat and vegetables with soft Arabic bread. Shawarma is a very common and tasty Arabic food. If you are looking for Arabic food in Hyderabad, you can always rely on Hungry Parrots. This truck is known for their quick delivery time.

Specials: Different Styles of Shawarma

Where: Hitech City Road, Madhapur

Timings: 5:30 PM to 12:30 AM

Yum Stop

Food trucks in Hyderabad

Yum Stop is a new food truck that is getting more famous in Hyderabad. This truck is famous for Indian and Chinese cuisine. The most interesting part of this truck is that the menu keeps changing every day. It is a bit hard to find the same menu again soon. You can call them to locate them. This truck has earned good reviews from media. Seating is not available. High food quality can be expected and the proof to the quality is that the truck has great crowd even after midnight.

Specials: Bread Omelette, Dosa Bandis, Sandwiches, Bonda

Where: Near Dapalla Hotels, Jubilee Hills

Timing: 10 PM till 3 AM

Phone Number: 7032997796

Chipotle

Food trucks in Hyderabad

As the name indicates, this place is for Mexican food lovers. You would be astonished to see the quality of Mexican food that you can enjoy in South India. This truck is available for business even during day time. Tacos, burritos, and every other Mexican food can be found here. This place is for those who are ready to taste so spicy food. Home delivery is also available. Seating arrangements are not available and thus, only take outs are possible.

Speciality: Nachos and Salsa

Where: Wipro Office, Gachibowli or beside Phoenix Avance hub

Timing: 12:30 PM to 11:30 PM

Phone Number: 040- 3165016

Fat Cow Creamery

Food trucks in Hyderabad

This is the truck for sweet lovers. While south India tour goers prepare themselves for spicy food, this truck is a proof that the cuisine is capable of adding various flavours of frozen desserts to your plate. Starting from ice creams to all kinds of desserts, this truck is the home for sweet tooth holders. This adorable little blue trailer would remind you of the ice cream truck that used to ring bells to attract children in suburbs. The speciality of this truck is ice cream served on a roll. It is your regular ice cream with exotic fruits and chips, still it looks different. There are no seats available so only a takeaway is possible. Vegetarians can also enjoy these desserts.

Speciality:  Berry Berry Ice Cream, Oreo and Cream and Banana Ice Cream in Roll

Timing: 1 PM to 12:30 AM

Where: Usually At Banjara Hills

Phone Number: 7036111213

Food trucks are in common from the 18th century. This is the best way for those who want to enjoy street food authentic to the local cuisine in a hygienic way. Communicate with the locals or use any apps like Zomato to find some interesting food trucks near you.

Food trucks in Hyderabad

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Continuing with my food trucks journey, not to be left behind is Delhi. Here is a list of food trucks in Delhi NCR.

EGGjactlyTheFoodTruck– The cuisines served are American, Fast Food. The timings are 6 PM to 11 PM

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Great food, pleasant and efficient service, and unbelievable value for money. Tried the Belgian waffle with a scoop of ice cream, and the fiery hot chicken wings in devil sauce. The waffle was rather lovely, warm, with bananas, chocolate sauce and a dollop of ice cream which melted real quick.

For further details check out this link for location EGGjactlyTheFoodTruck

The Lalit food truck

 The White and Red painted Lalit Food truck stands near Hotel Lalit in all its glory. A little hard to locate, to describe its precise location, I’ll say it’s near the  mandir that is located there & World Trade Tower, Barakhamba Road. Ask around and you may just locate it easily.

Lalit food truck

The Jamaican Jerk burger had a delicious minced chicken patty which had oodles of flavour in itself and couple that with the amazing dressing of lettuce onions and Jalapenos with flavoured mayonnaise and some very different sauces. The bun was probably the best in that whole package.

You can check out their menu – The Lalit food truck

For further details check out this link The Lalit Food truck

Oh Buoy

It is located at E-94, Sector 63, Noida. Cuisines served here are Mexican, Italian and Chettinad. The timings are 12noon to 3pm and 6pm to 11pm

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The staff on the truck is friendly & the food packing was very well.  Everything looked neat, clean and hygienic.

So, if hungry, Delhites do check out these food trucks and share your experiences here.

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Continuing with food trucks…….

In the last few months, food trucks have sprung up at different locations in the city of Mumbai. As a local food truck owner states “People eat from food trucks not just for the cuisine, but for the unique experience it offers. Also, unlike restaurants, you don’t have to wait too long to get your meal. Plus, these compact and low-cost mobile eateries are more hygienic as compared to street food”.

In the last post, I covered food trucks in Bangalore. Below is the list of  the gastronomical trail of food trucks across the city of Mumbai.

Fogo, Mumbai – Serving hot delicious food at Kandarpada (Dahisar west).

fogo (travel.india.com)
Salami Pav

The flavour of Herb & Olives brings out the best in Salamis’

Foodies are loving this… Have you tried it yet?

Kheema Pav

For more details on them check out this link https://www.facebook.com/FoGoIndia

Big Brite Burrito, Mumbai

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Big Bite Burrito is one of the famous food truck in Vasai. This food truck is famous for their Mexican food items. The hygiene is at its best, this food truck is always crowded with the people in the evening, the service is quick. There are many unique dishes in both veg as well in non–veg like Cheesy Chicken Quesadilla, Cheesy Chimichanga etc. The best part is that they are upgrading their menu on  a daily basis. I would like to recommend to everyone to try at least one dish.

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Bombay Food Truck– Mumbai is slated to get a big, red food truck. Bombay Food Truck, the brainchild of Ashish Sajnani and Jaspreet Singh Walia (of OPA, PDT, Eat Thai and Le Cafe) will serve ‘gourmet street food’ to hungry Mumbaikars September-end onwards.

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The Menu: The menu boasts of fresh Mumbai style twists to popular New York street food like salads, mains, hot dogs, sandwiches, fries and Ashish’s popular desserts. Bombay Food truck will refresh their menu every month as it brings new, ‘secret’ chefs into their kitchen.The truck is also available for events, parties, music festivals, brand activations, pop-up cafes or even a wedding.

Bombay truck
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Where: For the first month the truck will be stationed at Kamala Mills and surrounding areas. For more details, check out their FB page-  https://www.facebook.com/BombayFoodTruck

So, go ahead and grab a bite at these food trucks. Do share your experiences here.

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