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New to Cville: Food truck spicing up Cville’s streets with gourmet seafood

June 8, 2015 by


As Charlottesville’s food truck scene becomes increasingly crowded with more chefs taking to the streets, Whitney Matthews understands it’s important for her menu to stand out. Matthews, chef and owner of the SpiceSea Gourmet food truck, is hoping that her hard work, high-quality ingredients, and unique menu dedicated almost exclusively to made-to-order seafood will catch […]

Food Truck Check-in: Cville’s Sweet Spot

July 14, 2014 by


Long before food trucks began popping up on every corner in big cities like New York and Los Angeles (and, yes, even Charlottesville), ice cream trucks were the kings of the road. Remember those summer nights chasing after the ice cream truck around the neighborhood, hoping you had just enough change for a Mickey Mouse […]

Food Truck Check-in: Spiked mixes locals’ love for food and drink

June 27, 2014 by


When it comes to the local food truck movement, it’s fairly common to find one of Charlottesville’s mobile eateries parked outside of a homegrown brewery or dishing out grub at some of the area’s most popular vineyards. It seems that Cvillians love to imbibe on local craft beer and wine while enjoying handheld delicacies — […]

New food trucks bring Southern eats to the streets

November 14, 2013 by


The best Southern cuisine is usually simple food eaten by hand, and some of Charlottesville’s newest food trucks are digging in and putting their own creative spin on popular regional fare. One of these new trucks is South Fork, run by North Carolina native Phillip Gerringer, who moved to the area about seven years ago. […]

City rolls out new food truck rules

October 22, 2013 by


Food trucks have become a popular part of Charlottesville’s proud dining culture, and it’s this popularity that has lead the city to draft some new rules for these vendors to follow. In order to regulate the growing presence of mobile food units, the city now requires vendors to obtain a permit to set up on […]

A Cville Food Truck Guide, Part II

June 10, 2013 by


Just a few months ago, Cville Niche featured the local food truck scene rising up in Charlottesville. Since that post, even more food trucks and carts have hit Downtown and the many wineries and breweries around Cville, offering up a wide variety of delicious eats, from Australian pies to wood-fired pizza. We followed our noses […]

A Cville Food Truck Guide

March 26, 2013 by


What do Los Angeles, Portland, Seattle, and Charlottesville have in common? Delicious mobile food options, of course. Although Charlottesville’s food truck scene is just emerging, Cville Niche knows it has a lot of tasty potential, and wants to make sure you are well informed of the culinary genius that roams the streets of Cville. So, […]