Food Trucks are one of the hottest trends in gourmet food, and in Providence you will find that we have some of the most savory mobile favorites around. The Food Trucks of Providence Food Tour offers a casual experience with unique and sophisticated tastes. You’ll eat your fill of specialty dishes – all prepared in food trucks, trailers, carts or stands – and relish your new-found treats in a fun group setting, while learning about the city, its culture, and most importantly, its food.
How long does the tour last? On average this tour will last approximately 1-1 ½ hours depending on the size of the group.
How many trucks will we visit? You will visit 5 trucks during this tour.
How much food will be eaten? This is a communal and shared dining experience. You will have filling tastings from 4 food trucks as well as beverages.
What will learn about during this tour? You will learn about the history of food trucks in the U.S., history about the food items you will be eating and you will learn some historical and cultural tidbits about the city.
What trucks will we visit? Because the schedule of trucks consistently rotates we cannot guarantee any one specific truck. However in the past we have eaten at trucks that have served Pork Belly Sandwiches, Tamales, Beignets, Cuban Sandwiches, Jerk Chicken, Crepes, Korean Short Rib tacos just to name a few.
I have several food allergies is this good tour to participate on? – That really would depend on the food allergy.We do our best to accommodate allergies that will not overtly change the offerings and quality of the product we designed with our participating vendors for this tour. This is a vegetarian friendly tour.
How early should I show up for a tour? – You should arrive at least 10 minutes prior to the tour beginning.Because of the time sensitivity of the tour we begin promptly at the designated hour.
What about tipping the tour guide? – Tipping is part of the overall salary of your tour guide and is greatly appreciated.
Is there an age minimum requirement for this tour? – The age minimum requirement for this tour is 13 years old
Where do we meet? – Locations change frequently. Wed lunch and Friday Saturday PM by Browns University and on Thursday by Kennedy Plaza. Exact location to be provided several days prior to the food tour
Questions? Contact us at 617-334-5285 Monday through Friday 9am – 5pm