Holy Cowabunga Dude! Totally Rad Food Truck Hits Fairfield County! Gnarly.

5 Apr
Sup dudes?  When you’re done shredding some waves you’ll wanna check out Fairfield County’s newest food truck, Cowabunga Food Truck Grill and Soft Serve.  Their motto?  “Surf’s up, so chow down!”  Chow down on what you ask?  We’re talking lots of goodies from the grill and lots of soft serve ice cream.  The truck is the brainchild of Benjamin Boger who actually started with his own ice cream truck and business in Miami, Ben’s Ice Cream Truck.  Now, you could imagine how popular ice cream is down there.  Especially when you party in the city where the heat is on, all night on the beach till the break of dawn (points if you get the reference).  One day he hit up the Food Truck Roundup and he was blown away by how awesome food truck food could be.  He joked that these aren’t the kind of food carts that he was used to seeing in New York City.
Inspiration hit and he knew that he wanted to create a food truck that would show off his love of ice cream, but would also pump out some great food.  He found a gnarly 1993 step van from a bread distributor, packed up all his things, then headed back north to his homestate…Connecticut.  And now, we have Cowabunga!
Ben’s first trip with the truck will be tomorrow (4/6/13) where he hopes to set up shop right near the Maritime Aquarium in Norwalk on North Water Street.  Follow the truck on Facebook to get all the most up to date information on where Cowabunga will be.  He’s also for hire (check packages at the end of the post)for parties, events, or any occasion really (well, maybe not a funeral, but hey, who’s to judge?).  Plus, he’s making things a bit interactive.  If you would like to see him somewhere, let him know.  He’ll try to accommodate you.  Plus, if you tweet or FB a busy hot spot to him and they do well, guess what?  You get a free order!  Cowabunga dudeeee!
Ben also shared with us some of the menu items that he will have (some may change and prices may be different when you visit):

Breakfast Menu

Egg and cheese on a hard roll  2.5

Bacon, egg, and cheese on a hard roll  3

Sausage, egg, and cheese on a hard roll  3

Ham, egg, and cheese on a hard roll  3

Steak, egg, and cheese on a hard roll  4.5

Add home fries  1

Grill Menu

Original grilled cheese: American or cheddar cheese on country white bread  5

Caprese sandwich:  fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil drizzled with balsamic dressing  7

Slim N trim: turkey, swiss, peppers, onions, tomato on whole wheat w/ hummus  7

Mexican:  steak, avocado, peppers, onions, tomato, w/ shredded 3 cheese  8

Cheeseburger with lettuce and tomato  6

Bacon cheeseburger with lettuce and tomato  7

Portobello mushroom burger: mushrooms, mozzarella, and grilled onion  7

Western burger:  pepper jack cheese, bbq sauce, bacon, and grilled onion  8

The Italian burger: provolone with fried mozzarella sticks and marinara sauce 8

Bacon egg and cheeseburger:  crisp bacon, egg, and cheese topped with french fries  8

Cheesesteak sandwich:  rib eye steak with American cheese 8

Philly grilled onions peppers and mushrooms 8

Pizza steak fresh mozzarella and marinara sauce 8

Add to any sandwich bacon, ham, turkey, avocado, grilled onions, and mushrooms  1

Make any sandwich a deluxe with hand cut french fries and a drink 3

BLT fries topped with bacon, lettuce, and tomato  5

BEC fries with bacon, egg, and cheese  5

Italian fries topped with mozzarella cheese and marinara sauce  5

Philly fries with rib eye steak, cheese, grilled onions, peppers, and mushrooms  6

Cowabunga Food Truck


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Package #1

With package #1, You get your choice of our original grilled cheese, Cheeseburger, hand cut french fries and drinks.  This package is unlimited! You can come back for as much as you want (within the 2 hour time limit)

This package is recommended/great for school fundraisers, birthday parties, promotional give-aways.

Package #1 also can be served as one meal per person for people on a budget!

Package #2

This package is for the more sophisticated crowd.  The menu is completely open! You can order any of our sandwiches.  A classic grilled cheese or burger or a more creative sandwiches like the Pizza steak or a Bacon egg and cheese burger!  You also get our hand cut fries and drinks.  This package is unlimited for 2 hours!

Keep in mind these sandwiches take a little longer to make…Great for Weddings, Summer BBQ’s, and Corporate Events.

Package #3

This is our breakfast package.  If you are having an event before noon, you can have Cowabunga come and serve breakfast!  With this package you can get any of our delicious breakfast sandwiches or we can cook you up a plate with your choice of 2 eggs any style with a side of bacon, sausage or ham with a side of toast.  Home-fries coffee and juice also comes with this package.  It is also unlimited for 2 hours.

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15 Responses to “Holy Cowabunga Dude! Totally Rad Food Truck Hits Fairfield County! Gnarly.”

  1. talkavino April 6, 2013 at 9:22 am #

    it’s breakfast time… where the hell is this truck? :)

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    • Dan and Kristien Del Ferraro April 6, 2013 at 9:31 am #

      On his FB page he said he’ll be there from 1 to late afternoon serving the lunch menu. We talked last night and he said he was having some difficulty, though. Are you actually there now?

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      • talkavino April 7, 2013 at 3:00 pm #

        Of course not : ) It was rather rhetorical – it was morning, therefore breakfast was in order : )

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