Date Night @ The Food Trucks

The BF was having a bad case of food truck cravings that we had to pay another visit to SoMa Streat Food Truck Park.  (San Francisco)

                                   BACON BACON TRUCK

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The BF went straight for one of the most popular food trucks – Bacon Bacon Truck.  (Bacon Bacon was a controversial food truck because the neighbors of its brick and mortar restaurant petitioned for it to leave its location because the neighborhood smelled of bacon 24/7.)

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He ordered THE BELLY which was pork belly sandwich, organic fried egg, arugula, caper aioli.

And SPICY PORK BELLY FRIES

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I do not eat bacon but when it comes to CHOCOLATE COVERED BACON, I make an exception. The BF got me a couple of chocolate-covered candy bacons with candy corns since it was close to Thanksgiving when we went.

VERDICT: The BF loved everything we ordered at Bacon Bacon while I loved the chocolate bacon! (I only took a bite of the pork belly sandwich and fries. They were yummy!)

                                       KOKIO REPUBLIC 

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I gravitated towards Kokio Republic which is a Korean food truck known for KFC or Korean Fried Chicken.

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I ordered Kimchi Nachos, KFC wings and tofu balls.

VERDICT: The BF loved the kimchi nachos while I really liked the tofu balls. I barely touched the chicken wings. They were okay but I was not really in the mood to eat greasy food that day. I found the dishes at Kokio too sweet for my taste.

                                            El Calamar Food Truck

The BF noticed that I barely ate during dinner. He bought me Salchi Papa  before we left just in case I got hungry later.  Salchi Papa was  french fries w/ diced hot dogs and two kinds of aioli sauces from  El Calamar which is a Peruvian Food Truck .

VERDICT: I was a little disgusted at first at the thought of eating hot dogs but  I could not stop eating the fries and hot dogs once I got started  later that night. The hotdogs reminded me that hot dogs were my  comfort food when I was a little girl. 🙂

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                                           FIRETRAIL PIZZA

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The BF also picked up a thin-crust Margherita pizza to go from Fire Trail which boasts of cooking their pizza in a wood-fired oven inside the truck.

VERDICT: One thing I can say is this pizza was not good cold the morning after. (I love eating cold pizza in the morning.) I have to try this food truck and eat the pizza while it is still hot before I can decide on my verdict.

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Another fun date night on a cold November evening at SOMA Food Park which is a food truck park. This is a place to experience different food trucks in San Francisco in a totally fun and comfortable environment complete with a heated covered place to eat, clean bathrooms, arcade, live music and alcohol.

The fun is in bringing an adventurous appetite and try ‘em all. (Which was what the BF and I did!)

(Here are the yummy pics and post of our 2013 date night at Soma Streat Food Park.)

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