706-286-0833 • biggumsbbq.com
Ribs, chicken and pork, sides, cobbler and more. Roaming, plus special events.
706-201-3982 • facebook.com/igotdamunchiezz00
Ribs, jerk chicken, pulled pork, hot dogs, sausages and homestyle sides. Mostly special events.
706-850-8150 • thefarmcart.com
Big, fluffy biscuits with great farm-fresh toppings. Athens Farmers Market Saturdays. (Brick-and-mortar on Baxter.)
Hokulia Shave Ice
770-324-8313 • facebook.com/hokuliaathensga
Three Hawaiian-style shave ice trucks with in-season regular locations (check Facebook), plus special events.
706-765-7087 • facebook.com/holycrepeathens
Sweet and savory crepes available Saturday a.m. at Athens Farmers Market and special events, or order by texting 404-502-5516. Check Facebook for updates.
King of Pops
Atlanta-based fancy popsicles under a rainbow umbrella. Sometimes downtown, almost always at special events.
770-310-3930 • facebook.com/konaiceathens
Shave ice with brightly colored syrup in a ton of flavors. At special events, prearranged events and on Baxter Street during UGA home games.
Lil' Ice Cream Dude
706-308-8885 • lilicecreamdude.com
Young entrepreneur Beau Shell and family retail novelty popsicles at special events, in Sanford Stadium and via catering. (Brick-and-mortar on the Eastside.)
199-A Park Ave. • manilaexpressga.com
Filipino snacks from this cutie-pie truck with a home base on Boulevard. Check Facebook for locations. Lumpia, shrimp chips, adobo and halo halo at Buvez on Wednesdays.
Nedza’s Waffles and Doughnuts
678-936-3794 • nedzas.com
Puffle cones with ice cream, cookie dough, fruit, syrup and toppings. Intensely flavored doughnuts. Athens Farmers Market and special events.
Jamaican jerk, oxtail, curries, veggies and more. At the Downtown Culinary Showcase on Tuesday nights and the Sunday brunch at Jittery Joe’s Roaster. Catering, too.
706-542-1256 • facebook.com/Taqueria1785
UGA’s taco truck has some solid offerings, including great veggie options. Locations on Twitter and Facebook.
Wing House Express
Wings and the like, as you might expect. A regular at Oconee Brewing Company, plus special events.
Athens Farmers Market
Saturdays, 8 a.m.–12 p.m. April through December at Bishop Park and Wednesdays, 4–7 p.m. April through November in the Creature Comforts lot downtown. Credit, debit or EBT (which gives you double dollars) can be exchanged for wooden tokens. Produce, good meats, cheese, locally roasted coffee, eggs from happy chickens, cold-pressed juice, gifts, flowers, honey and handmade pasta. Live music, cooking demonstrations and food trucks.
Downtown Culinary Showcase
301 College Ave. • Find Us on Facebook
Tuesdays from 4–7 p.m. by City Hall, organized by the Culinary Kitchen of Athens, with vendors including Rashe’s, VTasteCakes, MEPlusTEA and farms. Kids activities.
Oconee Farmers Market
Downtown Watkinsville • oconeefarmersmarket.org
OFM operates in two different locations, both in downtown Watkinsville: Saturdays, 8 a.m.–1 p.m. in front of the courthouse and Tuesdays, 4–7 p.m. at First Christian Church. Produce, prepared foods, meats and gifts, all from within a 100-mile radius.
UGArden Produce Stand
706-549-4850 • facebook.com/ugardeners
UGA student organization sells produce at great prices around town at middle schools and the Athens Community Council on Aging.
West Broad Farmers Market
1573 W. Broad St. • 706-613-0122 • athenslandtrust.org
Located at the historic West Broad School next to garden plots run by Athens Land Trust with the locals, the market runs Saturdays 10 a.m.–2 p.m., with a strong focus on educational activities. Live DJ, chess, crafts and yoga in the garden. Lots of eats: healthful soul food, Trinidadian street food, Jamaican, Mexican and more.