Just in time for warmer weather, one of Dutchess County's favorite spots to grab wings, BBQ, and seafood has announced their venture into the food truck business.

It seems like there's never been a better time to add some wheels to a restaurant. With the rise in popularity of venues like the East Fishkill Food Truck Park that offer Hudson Valley residents a wide array of dining options, and the relatively-low startup costs of a food truck when compared to a brick-and-mortar location, this decision seems like a no-brainer.

The East Fishkill Food Truck Park let's diners choose between multiple options
The East Fishkill Food Truck Park let's diners choose between multiple options (Empanada Mama Food Truck 2 via Facebook)

New Food Trucks in the Hudson Valley, NY

In 2023, Dutchess County welcomed the Waffle Wagon into its fold. This dessert-centric concept offered residents everything from Fruity Pebbles to ice cream sundaes on top of everybody's favorite breakfast item. This year, the latest truck expected to hit the road will focus of something a little more savory.

Poughkeepsie's PC's Paddock Announces New Food Truck

Last week, PC's Paddock, a locally-owned Poughkeepsie, NY restaurant took to Facebook with some exciting news: "Surprise!!!", they said, "we’re opening up our own food truck!" Their new truck, which owners say will be focused on their signature wings as well as "creative menu items for catering and private events", is expected to be operational  by this summer.

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It's hard to imagine a better area for a mobile restaurant. While the Hudson Valley boasts over a million residents, the widely-spread population centers mean that a key to success for nearly any business might be the ability to come to the customer, instead of the other way around. Can't choose just one truck? Find your new favorite at this year's Hudson Valley Food Truck Festival.

Hudson Valley Food Trucks and What They Offer

"Meals on Wheels" 21 Of the Top Upstate New York Food Trucks!

Looking for the best New York food trucks to make a destination on your next day trip? We've got you covered. Take a look at some of the best ones that will make your taste buds dance! These food trucks cover all regions of Upstate New York, and they also cover all types of food at their trucks. I mean, truffle fries? Really? Sounds good to me!

Gallery Credit: Chuck D'Imperio