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Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels - Newport Beach California


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Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels


Orange County, CA
Food Truck
(949) 350-6557
www.piaggioonwheels.com
Piaggio on Wheels (Food Truck) on Urbanspoon

Economics: Reasonable price for delicious and authentic Argentine food. Everything on the menu was $9 or less ($3-$9).

Atmosphere: We caught up with Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels food truck at a truck stop at their Wednesday Street Chef Stop at 1401 Dove St. in Newport Beach. There were five trucks total lined up in front of several large office buildings.

Taste: Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels blends Argentine roots with the American food culture. Everything we had was delicious. We tried the empanadas, steak tacos, steak fries, porker sandwich and pulled pork slider.

Service: The service was fast and friendly. We met Rosane and she was super friendly, welcoming and offered spot-on food suggestions which added to our positive experience.

Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels - Newport Beach California
Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels is the first and only Argentine food truck in Orange County California. The Chimichurri Truck is owned and operated by Chef Piaggio and his wife Rosane. Since November 2009, the duo has been serving Orange County with delicious empanadas, skirt steak tacos, chimichurri, sausage and lomito sandwiches, steak and chimi fries and dulce de leche.

Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels Menu - Newport Beach California
Chef Piaggio enjoys blending his Argentine roots with the American food culture. He has combined the three main tastes from Argentina (empanada, skirt steak and chimichurri) along with his meat cooking expertise with the taco culture of California. Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels menu changes each week and covers Orange County for lunch and late night, special events, and private functions. We visited Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels at their Wednesday Street Chef Stop in Newport Beach (1401 Dove St.). We tried the empanadas, steak tacos, steak fries, porker sandwich and pulled pork slider. Each item was fresh, high-quality and delicious!

Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels Porker Sandwich
The porker sandwich was delicious. It came with Marinated loin of pork, grilled, and served on French bread with roasted red peppers, bleu cheese and chimichurri.

Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels Pulled Pork Slider
The pulled pork slider came with pulled pork inside a sweet Hawaiian bun, with chimichurri and pink sauce. It was super tasty.

Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels Steak Tacos
The steak tacos were excellent. It came with tasty skirt steak, shredded lettuce, pico de gallo with chimichurri sauce.

Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels Steak Fries
The steak with calamata and anchovies over chimi fries were delicious and a special item of the day. It came with picanha cut choice steak and served with a yummy anchovies and olives sauce blend.

Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels Empanadas
The empanadas were also very good. We had one chicken and one caprese empanadas. The outside had nice light crisp and the inside filled with fresh mozzarella, basil and tomato.

Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels - Newport Beach California
For delicious and gourmet Argentine food, Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels truck is a must try! Be sure to visit their website for information on their weekly truck stop schedule.


Comments

  1. Piaggio Gourmet on Wheels! Great food, great service, great value! If you see this truck, stop on by for some amazing food. Piaggio and Rosane are friendly and will serve you with graciously.

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