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Slider U: A mobile tailgate party by recent college grad Nick Ramon and his partners, Slider U delivers American sandwiches—cheeseburgers, pork barbecue, buffalo chicken, Philly cheese steaks—in miniature.

Eight Great New Food Trucks

The City of Atlanta still makes food-truck vending on public land nearly impossible. Legislation that passed in September, however, did make it easier for trucks to park on multiple privately owned properties—closer to brick-and-mortar restaurants than previously allowed. Despite the challenges, ambitious new mobile culinarians continue to appear almost weekly. Follow these eight standouts via their websites, Facebook, or Twitter for details on their next stops.
updated 11.30.11

  • Tex\
    Tex's Tacos: Classic taco fillings—carne…
  • Ibiza Bites: This spin-off of Dennis Dean Catering serves a fusion it describes as SoLa cuisine, "a little bit South American, a little bit Latin American, a little deep South." Try the aptly named Signature Bite: slow-roasted brisket over cheddar grits with plantain chips.
    Ibiza Bites: This spin-off of Dennis Dea…
  • Slider U: A mobile tailgate party by recent college grad Nick Ramon and his partners, Slider U delivers American sandwiches—cheeseburgers, pork barbecue, buffalo chicken, Philly cheese steaks—in miniature.
    Slider U: A mobile tailgate party by rec…
  • Honeysuckle Gelato: Jackson Smith learned to craft unusual flavors at New York\
    Honeysuckle Gelato: Jackson Smith learne…
  • Tamale Queen: Tacos and flan also emerge from this colorful truck serving tamales, perhaps filled with chipotle chicken or tomatoes, onions, and queso fresco. A portion of revenues aids the Fugees Family soccer program.
    Tamale Queen: Tacos and flan also emerge…
  • W.O.W!: Duck\
    W.O.W!: Duck's Cosmic Kitchen in Decatur…
  • Rattletrap: As the name implies, the orange-brown van looks a bit creaky. But the crackerjack baristas from Steady Hand Pour House deliver sterling cups of coffee as well as specials like herbed lemonade and a mocktail of espresso, vanilla, and Mexican Coca-Cola.
    Rattletrap: As the name implies, the ora…
  • The Fry Guy: You\
    The Fry Guy: You'll believe you're in Br…