Gotta Get That Bacon!

By | Ciara Speller

Voted Best of Boston 2015 by Boston Magazine, The Bacon Truck, a unique Boston business, is sizzling up bacon in an unconventional way.


The Bacon Truck | photo credit : Ciara Speller 

Owners, JJ Frosk and Sam Williams decided to start a business toegther after graduating from college, and figured, a bacon food truck was the way to go.

Fast forward three seasons later, and The Bacon Truck is the only food truck in the Greater Boston area with a focus solely on bacon. And not just any bacon, but Blackstone St. Smokehouse’s thick-cut, Applewood-smoked bacon which is prepared and smoked in South Boston.

What makes The Bacon Truck unique?

“One detail that sets us apart is our attention to detail to try and make every sandwich perfect and full of bacony goodness,” said Frosk.

Every menu item consists of at least one piece of bacon, and prices range from $1.00 to $10.00 (plus tax) depending on what you choose.

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The Cuban | photo credit : gourmet

The Bacon Truck is serving up lunch favorites like the Turkey Avo, made up of truck-roasted turkey breast, bacon, beefsteak tomatoes, romaine lettuce and chimichurri aioli, to its unique take on a Cuban sandwich with bacon, braised pork shoulder, muenster cheese,truck-made garlic pickles and spicy mustard.

Did I mention that The Bacon Truck was serving up bacon in every form? That’s right, bacon sweets as well. All you sweet tooth’s in the area have your choice of chocolate-bacon truffles, candied bacon and a slab of bacon covered in Nutella.

The Bacon Truck will also cater for special events upon request, and is brining a few unique menu items to the table like deep-fried bacon wrapped hotdogs to deep-fried mac and cheese bites and bacon and Burbon BBQ pork sliders.

FUN FACT: Did you know that Boston placed in the top 13 for  Best American Cities for Bacon Lovers to live?

No wonder The Bacon Truck has created so many unique bacon-filled eats.

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Nutella dipped bacon | photo credit : Ciara Speller 

If this post has got your mouth watering over The Bacon Truck’s creations, this is where you can find the truck five days a week from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.:

Monday – Fenway Food Trucks at Landmark Center / 401 Park Drive at Brookline Ave.

Tuesday – Innovation District / 101 Seaport Blvd.

Wednesday – South Station / Dewey Square

Thursday – Constant Contact / 1601 Trapelo Rd., Waltham, MA

Friday – Athena Health / School St. Watertown, MA

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