One of the many perks of working at Ballantyne Corporate Park is the numerous lunch options in the area. The restaurants in the area are already well-known amongst those of us working in Ballantyne Corporate Park, but what if you need something a little bit quicker? Food trucks are an easy way to grab a quick bite to eat between meetings. However, with so many options it can be difficult to choose! That’s why we’ve put together this list of some of our favorite lunch trucks to help you find the perfect type of food to hit the spot on your next lunch hour.
The Curbside Deli
The Curbside Deli is a relatively new food truck to the Ballantyne area. They’re definitely worth checking out, especially if you’re in the mood for authentic New York Deli style fare. The Curbside Deli offers excellent New York style sandwiches such as the classic Reuben or the unique Bacon Havarti Melt with grilled tomato slices.
Maki Taco is also relatively new to the food truck scene in Ballantyne. What makes them unique is their Asian twist on the traditional Mexican street food – tacos! With such dishes as the Teriyaki Chicken Taco, the Korean Bulgogi Steak Taco, or the Japanese Hibachi options, Maki Taco is a unique and delicious choice for your next lunch break.
Looking for a gourmet food truck experience? The Tin Kitchen is a favorite among Charlotteans looking for a delectable lunch on the go. Craving Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas? They’ve got you covered! Looking for Thai Coconut Shrimp Tacos? The Tin Kitchen is the place to go! The Tin Kitchen truck can also be reserved for catering and business events.
Geno’s Kosher Dogs
Craving a kosher hot dog with the works for your lunch hour? Geno’s Kosher Dogs not only has 100% beef hotdogs with a huge variety of toppings, but they also have homemade chili, kosher sausage, nachos, and a delicious lemon pound cake to round out the meal. So head on over to Geno’s Kosher Dogs to enjoy an excellent lunch of a hot dog, chips, and an ice cold water or soda.
If you’re looking for an excellent lunch that also uses locally-sourced ingredients whenever possible, Roaming Fork is a great option. With such menu items as the Porky Sandwich, Smoked Meatloaf Sandwich, a Fried Mac and Cheese Ball, and Korean BBQ subs, Roaming Fork has something for everyone. This food truck has also won numerous awards such as the “Best Fries & Food Truck in Charlotte” by CBS Radio Charlotte as well as the “Winner as People’s Choice” in the Charlotte Food Truck Fight 2013.
Maryland Crab Co.
Sometimes, even in a landlocked city like Charlotte, the only thing that will hit the spot is a fresh and delicious seafood lunch. At Maryland Crab Co. you can get a variety of different seafood dishes but their specialty is crab products such as their famous crab cakes. So if you’re looking to break out of your usual lunch rut, why not give Maryland Crab Co. a try today?
With spring right around the corner, what better time to get to know some of the delicious outdoor food options in the area? Take a chance and give one of these excellent food trucks a try. You’ll be glad you did!