By: Jessie Chrobocinski Photo by: Rachel Benavides
Looking for a quick, easy way to grab lunch, dinner, or a snack? Corpus Christi is home to food trucks that offer a wide variety of eats and treats from various cultures. Here are six different popular trucks to check out when you’re searching for your next delicious meal.
Papa’s Lumpia Hut
Papa’s Lumpia Hut brings Filipino flare to the Coastal Bend. The mouth-watering crispy shells are jam-packed with seasoned meats and veggies. Serving up the appetizer beloved across the Philippines, Papa’s Lumpia Hut has lumpia in all forms.
Raspados La Bamba
Parked and located at 3002 S. Port Avenues, Raspados La Bamba food truck serves a variety of different snow cones made out of natural fruit and many other fruit cups creations. Although known for their fruit cups, Raspados La Bamba’s corn cups and many other Tex Mex snacks are easy to love. If you’re looking for a delicious way to cool down, this spot in a no-brainer!
TacoBar Street, one of Corpus Christi’s pioneers of the local modern food truck trend, specializes in traditional Mexican cuisine with a twist of Asian influence. From the tastiest street tacos, chicken and rice, to the best nachos around TacoBar Street is just what you’ve been looking for.
Whether you’re cruising downtown or happen to have a strong craving for pizza, Marty McPies is your most delicious bet. Artisanal pizza at its best, Martin Flores of Marty McPies, slings Neapolitan style homemade pan pizzas that come out fast and taste delicious. Build your own pizza with an array of toppings (vegetarian options too) and sink your teeth into some of the best ‘za in town.
Your favorite local burger is available on wheels. Originating in 1986 in Corpus Christi, Texas, Red Line Burgers makes its return via food truck to offer fresh ingredients and 100% USDA grade beef burgers. An order of their mouthwatering burgers and crisp fries is definitely the way to go.
Papelon con Limon
Papelon con Limon serves up authentic Venezuelan food! This food truck provides a sample of extensive Venezuelan cuisine by using all original recipes to create delicious comfort food that is sure to thrill your senses. We recommend ordering the Arepas, which com in a variety of flavors for you to enjoy.