Jakarta has caught up with world’s major urban cities with the food truck culture. You can now find a number of food trucks parked in various hang out spots, where you can eat unique selections of of food in an outdoor setting. Here is our list of the food trucks you should try when you spot them!
1. Retro Gourmet Food Truck
Retro-Gourmet is a vehicle that does not only serve tasty and affordable gourmet food on-the-go made from fresh, high-quality ingredients. but also provides space for various marketing/promotional use.
2. Jakarta Food Truck
The Jakarta Food Truck, parked in the office area near the Wisma Bakrie building in Kuningan, South Jakarta, for example, serves customers from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. on weekdays and in Kemang, also in South Jakarta, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. on weekends.
With price ranging from 30 to 60 thousand, Jakarta Food Truck is famous among nearby office workers wanting a break from the usual food options. One of their best sellers is the Sloppy Joe, american style burger with spicy minced meat served with fries and salad. Smokey Ribs. Also try the Barbecued (Beef) Ribs for Rp 55 thousand, served with rice or fries.
Jl. Benda No. 46c, Kemang, South Jakarta. Hours: Sat-Sun 10am-5pm.
Wisma Bakrie, Jl. Rasuna Said, Kuningan, South Jakarta.
For schedule, follow their Instagram @foodtruckjkt
3. Loco Mama
Serves Mexican dishes, with more focus on the burrito served with tortillas, in a bowl, or with nachos. Choices of meat include beef tongue, shredded beef, and chicken. Sauce option: pico de gallo, salsa verde, and salsa roja.
Also serves tortilla chips with salsa, quesadilla, and many more.
Loco Mama’s Facebook
Jl. Kemang Raya no. 17, Kemang, South Jakarta, p. 62-812/8349-42881.
Hours: Sun-Sat 12-6pm