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The 20 Best Food Trucks in the United States

The food truck revolution is in full force as mobile restaurants around the country dish out tacos, BBQ and other great eats

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Sugar Philly, Philadelphia

Sugar Philly
(Courtesy of Sugar Philly, via Facebook)

The Philly food truck movement has lagged behind other cities, but it recently picked up speed, thanks in part to Philly’s many college campuses. Those campuses are where you’ll find Sugar Philly’s cult following. The truck was conceived in 2010 by recent grads to satisfy the untapped markets at Drexel University and the University of Pennsylvania. Among the many Mexican and cheesesteak offerings of the University City neighborhood, Sugar Philly stands out for its seasonal haute desserts—in particular, its macaroons, which come in unconventional flavors like blueberry lemon and salted caramel. They gained recognition outside the usual college crowd as a finalist in Philly’s first Vendy Awards last year. – AS

Website: http://www.sugarphillytruck.com
Twitter: @sugarphilly
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/sugarphilly


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