Crowds turned out for the opening night of Congdon’s After Dark, a gathering of food trucks at Congdon’s Donuts in Wells, last year, its second season. The park is doubling the number of trucks in its rotation this year. Photo by Gregory Rec/Portland Press Herald

BIG GRAMPA’S GRILL

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark and events

FOLLOW: @BigGrampasGrill on Facebook

DETAILS: Serving traditional American food such as grilled hamburgers and french fries.

 

BURRITO BETTY’S

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark and events

FOLLOW: @burritobettys on Facebook

DETAILS: Serving homemade Mexican burritos with a choice of fillings such as chicken, braised beef or vegetables. The kid-friendly options include a chicken burrito, hot dogs and french fries.

 

CHEF KOZ’S CRESCENT CITY KITCHEN

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark Food, festivals and breweries

FOLLOW: @CrescentCityKitchenNH on Facebook

DETAILS: Specializing in Creole, Cajun and Caribbean foods, including seafood gumbo with okra and Cajun chicken and Andouille sausage jambalaya.

 

CREPE ELIZABETH

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark Food Truck Park, 1100 Post Road, Wells, and Greater Portland locations

FOLLOW: @crepeelizabeth on Instagram

DETAILS: Serving French crêpes along the shores of Casco Bay. Menu items include sweet and savory crêpes such as the Fluffah Nuttah crêpe with peanut butter, semi-sweet chocolate chips and marshmallow, and the Greens & Ham, a traditional crêpe with organic baby spinach, spiral ham, and cheese.

 

CURB APPEAL MEALS

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark and events

FOLLOW: @curbappealmeals on Facebook and @curbappealmeals on Instagram

DETAILS: With tacos to Thai peanut chicken wraps, this food truck has something for everyone. Menu highlights include avocado fries with a side of chipotle aioli, the slow-roasted pulled pork with basil pesto and the smoked Gouda grilled cheese.

 

EL RODEO GO

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark

FOLLOW: @elrodeogo on Facebook

DETAILS: Making authentic Mexican food with fresh ingredients. Menu items include quesadillas with cheese, meat and cooked vegetables, a salsa bar and a dozen flavors of Jarritos, a favorite Mexican soft drink.

 

FAHRENHEIT 225 BBQ

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark and breweries

FOLLOW: @fahrenheit225llc on Facebook and @fahrenheit_225 on Instagram

DETAILS: Offering North Carolina- and Memphis-style barbeque dishes such as cider-brined poultry and smoked pork belly. Each sandwich comes with a homemade sauce, such as the vinegar-based Swine Wine and Southern Hogwash with cayenne and red pepper flakes.

 

GOTTA BE FRANK

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark and local breweries, including Corner Point, SoMe Brewing and York Beach

FOLLOW: @GottaBeFrank on Facebook

DETAILS: Offering premium beef hot dogs with an array of unique toppings. Menu items include the Coney Island hot dog topped with homemade chili, mustard and onions, and the Frito Pie Chili Dog, complete with chili and crushed Fritos.

 

KNEW POTATO CABOOSE

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark

FOLLOW: @knewpotatoco on Instagram and Facebook

DETAILS: Dedicated to serving gluten-free, hand-cut potatoes cooked in pure canola, dairy-free and soy-free oil. The toppings include cheddar cheese sauce, pulled smoked pork, house-made pickles, slaw, Carolina-style BBQ sauce, truffle oil, basil, sage and parmesan cheese.

 

MOBILE MUSETTE

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark

FOLLOW: @mobilemusette on Instagram

DETAILS: Serving New England-style French fare including fresh coffee, smoothies and brunch.

 

PALMS TO PINES EMPANADAS

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark Food Truck Park and Barreled Souls Brewing

FOLLOW: @palmstopinesempanadas on Facebook

DETAILS: Bringing Latin American-style empanadas to the streets of southern Maine. Menu items include beef empanadas, plantains, queso and salsa verde.

 

PIZZA BY FIRE

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark and other locations and events

FOLLOW: @PizzaByFire on Facebook and @pizzabyfire on Instagram

DETAILS: With a wood fire in the back of the truck, Pizza By Fire serves wood-fired pizza and bagels made from scratch with an assortment of toppings.

 

TASTING MAINE

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark

FOLLOW: @tastingmaine on Facebook

DETAILS: Serving traditional Maine fare, such as lobster rolls, fried haddock, lobster mac and cheese, and chowder.

 

TEXAS GRACE KITCHEN

LOCATION: 45 Portland Road, Kennebunk (11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and most Saturdays)

FOLLOW: @texasgracekitchen on Instagram

DETAILS: This food truck offers authentic Texas foods such as tacos with brisket, carnitas or chicken served with slaw, homemade salsa fresca, house-pickled red onion, smoked poblano lime crema and green onion with an option to double the helping of meat.

 

VAGABOND COFFEE CAR

LOCATION: Kittery Food Truck Pod, 230 Route 1 Bypass, Kittery, and local breweries, including Austin Street’s Fox Street Brewery & Tasting Room on the first Sunday of every month

FOLLOW: @mainevagabond on Instagram

DETAILS: A 1949 International Harvester truck converted into New England’s mobile coffee truck. Offering Nobl Coffee’s nitro cold brew, teas and fresh-pressed juices.

 

WHAT-A-WRAP

LOCATION: Congdon’s After Dark and events

FOLLOW: What-A-Wrap on Facebook

DETAILS: Offering non-traditional lunch wraps such as a corned beef hash wrap. They also serve chicken Caesar wraps and lobster rolls.

— BLAIR BEST