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Hungry? Checkout these amazing food trucks in Cape Town

These food trucks all serve unique meals, each celebrating a different culture locally and internationally, right here in the Mother City.

24 Apr 2018
Food trucks at a food market

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Since launching in SA, food trucks have rapidly been causing an exciting alternative to your usual food outing. No longer are we going to traditional restaurants, Capetonians are opting for delicious eats from food trucks that are scattered all around the city. Here are a few of our favourites, allow us to take you on a world tasting experience found right here in Cape Town.

Die Wors Rol

Die Wors Rol food truck brings your favorite childhood meal to life. With a variety of street food options, the menu features canapes, bowl food and a fair amount of different gourmet wors rol variations even going as far as tailor making your meal choice. The cheerful yellow food truck is hard to miss and can be located at different markets and festivals throughout Cape Town but is usually found anywhere between Stellenbosch and Somerset West and are available to hire for your office parties or private events.

Die Worsrol

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The Soft Machine

Soft serve ice-cream is always a winner and when you live in Cape Town, it’s basically a necessity and The Soft Machine truck reminds us of the old ice-cream truck that we would hear chiming through the neighborhood.  Creating quality ice-cream The Soft Machine serves pure delight in a cup using no additives, only fresh milk and real fruit.  At the moment they don’t have any fixed address but can be found at upcoming food events, markets and festivals and lucky for us we are able to book The Soft Machine for weddings, parties, corporate events and public events.

Coffee and milktart mix

2 Likes, 3 Comments - The Soft Machine (@thesoftmachine) on Instagram: "Coffee and milktart mix"

Pop mobile bar

Perfect for weddings this mobile bubbly bar is fully equipped to serve all things that involve champagne from Champagne Sorbet and the much-preferred serving of champagne in a glass. The Pop mobile bar is fully customized to serve as a standard bar and they supply glasses which can be branded with your logo or if it’s for a wedding the names of the bride & groom.  Serving funky bubbly cocktails at whichever event you see them fit for.

Our tuk tuk in action #pop #popmobilebubblybar #bubbly #foodtruck

29 Likes, 3 Comments - POP! Mobile Bubbly Bar (@popmobilebar) on Instagram: "Our tuk tuk in action #pop #popmobilebubblybar #bubbly #foodtruck"

Bali Truck

A visit to Bali might be a distant dream, but tasting their food doesn’t have to be, The Bali Food Truck offers deliciously tasty authentic Indonesian food for foodies all over Cape Town.  Proving that you don’t need to go all the way to Indonesia to taste their unique traditional menus the Bali food tuck brings Indonesian foods right to your doorstep. They can be found at markets and festivals in Cape Town and also accommodate private functions and weddings.

PitMaster Smoked Meat Food Truck

Ideal for meat lovers, PitMasters offers only the best-smoked meats with a menu that boasts of pulled beef, pulled pork and sliced beef briskets which are served traditionally on a fresh Panini roll along with some coleslaw.  PitMaster smoked meat truck can be found on Sunday’s at the Oudekraal lookout point in Camps Bay and Hout Bay and will also be available for any hire function.

Instagram post by PitMasters South Africa * May 8, 2014 at 7:23pm UTC

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Didi's Bitchin Burritos Food Truck

For the best burrito's in Cape Town, head on over to Didi's Bitchin Burritos food truck. Serving you freshly prepared burritos, Didi's makes sure to give you an everlasting tasty experience of Mexico.  Inspired by authenic Mexican flavours they serve tasty, quick and wholesome burritos, nachos, tacos, salads and a whole lot more throughout Cape Town and can be found at Salt Circle Arcade in Woodstock offering a an office delivery servce too.

Looking for private catering with a twist? Look no further-Didi's #foodtruck #capetown specializes in #privateevents #yearends #corporatefunctions and much more! #dropusamail for any #inquiries Pic by @roywrench #repost

57 Likes, 1 Comments - Didi's Mexican (@didis_mexican) on Instagram: "Looking for private catering with a twist? Look no further-Didi's #foodtruck #capetown specializes..."

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