Food Truck - 2012 Winners

Published Sep 21, 2012

It's no secret that the Philadelphia area is home to some great food trucks. Everything from authentic tacos and gourmet sandwiches to succulent hot dogs and finger-licking-good BBQ. We need you to help settle one question: which food truck produces the best food around?

2012 Winner

1. Buttercream Cupcake Truck

Voters Love

"Helped pave the way for Philly's food trucks. Look at Love Park. We love you Cupcake Lady!" 

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2015 East Moyamensing Ave Philadelphia PA 19148
2012 Runner-Up

2. Distrito Taco Truck

Voters Love

"I dream of their tacos. A must try for anyone who craves the perfect taco!"  via Dana G.

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Philadelphia PA
2012 Finalist

3. Cucina Zapata

Voters Love

"Cucina Zapata are just the best. No one can do what Cucina Zapata do, make awesome great food, and keep you coming back for..."  via Khemmara L.

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Ludlow Street & South 31st Street Philadelphia PA 19104
2012 Finalist

4. The Creperie at Temple

Voters Love

"Definitely and Excellent Find. The crepes are great - yeah, Tommy Colliente Crepe (chicken, spicy sauce, vegies, mmmmm-mmmm)"  via Robert P.

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N 13th St & W Norris St Philadelphia PA 19122
2012 Finalist

5. Magic Carpet

Voters Love

"University City has an awesome selection of food trucks. I also love the guy with the on the corner of 34th and Market. You..."  via Nick W.

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Multiple Locations
Contest Overview
  • 118,873
    Total Votes
  • 51,814
  • 139

The 2012 Philly HOT LIST awards are based on more than 118,000 votes from local Philadelphia-area experts.

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