Truck Stops: Where to Find Lunch on Wheels

Every morning, we’ll let you know where the area’s food trucks are rolling.

By: Kate Nerenberg

Are you still sweating from the commute in? The weathermen say to stay indoors as much as possible, but here's a good reason to brave the hot sidewalks: honey-lemon-rosemary milkshakes from Fry Captain. Good luck out there! Locations and a map after the jump.

Chinatown (around Seventh and F sts., NW), where you'll find Basil Thyme and That Cheesecake Truck (third stop). Curbside Cupcakes is nearby at DC Superior Court (Pinky 1's first stop at Sixth St. and Indiana Ave., NW).

Downtown DC, where you'll find DC Slices (20th and L sts., NW).

Farragut Square (17th and I sts., NW), where you'll find a Sâuçá truck, Pi Truck DC, and Merlindia from Fojol Bros. A Red Hook Lobster truck is nearby at 17th and M streets, Northwest.

Franklin Park (13th and K sts., NW), where you'll find Fry Captain, Sabor'a Street, and PORC.

L'Enfant (around Sixth St. and Maryland Ave., SW), where you'll find Curbside Cupcakes (Pinky 2's second stop at the Metro), The Ficelle, and Sol Mexican Grill.

Maryland, where you'll find Curbside Cupcakes (Pinky 3's first stop at Second Ave. and Colesville Rd., Silver Spring; second stop in downtown Bethesda).

Metro Center (around 12th and G sts., NW), where you'll find Goode's Mobile Kitchen, That Cheesecake Truck (first stop), Eat Wonky, Cap Mac, and Benethiopia from Fojol Bros.

Navy Yard (Fourth and M sts., SE), where you'll find a Sâuçá truck, Curbside Cupcakes (Pinky 2's third stop at the Metro), Tasty Kabob, and Phonomenon.

Northern Virginia, where you'll find Capital Empanadas (Courthouse Metro), District Taco (Crystal City), Doug the Food Dude (Greensboro and Solutions drs., Tysons Corner), Top Dog Truck (7903 Westpark Dr., Tysons Corner), Choupi Crepes (Rosslyn), Big Cheese Truck (Rosslyn), and Bratwurst King (Reston Zoo).

Patriots Plaza (Fourth and E sts., SW), where you'll find Eat Stix.

State Department area (20th St. and Virginia Ave., NW), where you'll find Carnivore BBQ and Austin Grill Truck.

Union Station,
where you'll find DC Empanadas and a Sâuçá truck.

Waterfront Metro (Fourth and M sts., SW), where you'll find Dippin' Dots.

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