1. Ali Yeh Yeh yellow food truck

1. Ali Yeh Yeh yellow food truck

While food trucks in Ipoh are getting more and more popular, I wouldn’t say this is a new trend. I have seen a similar business concept long ago at night markets.

2. MeltShackfood

2. MeltShackfood

In fact, not only do they sell food and beverages, these innovative vendors sell other items, among them spectacles and handbags.

3. Ali Yeh Yeh green food truck

3. Ali Yeh Yeh green food truck

To me, food trucks are an extension to the ever growing hipster café scene. But while those cafés are stuck to their chosen locations, ideal or otherwise, these mobile food trucks go where the crowd is.

4. Lebai Food Truck

4. Lebai Food Truck

Therefore, while most of the time these trucks can be found at the road junction of Persiaran Greentown 3 in Greentown Business Centre, Ipoh just outside DiGi Store, they have to follow a schedule, similar to the weekly night markets. According to this arrangement, they are located in other sections of Ipoh, too.

5. Edgar undecided on which pasta to order (seafood galore or beefy mushrooms) from The Hut

5. Edgar undecided on which pasta to order (seafood galore or beefy mushrooms) from The Hut

6. a young family waits for their order to be fulfilled

6. a young family waits for their order to be fulfilled

Moreover, these young entrepreneurs and their trucks can also be found at fair grounds, usually where a crowd is expected to be.

7. a popular stop for Ipoh food trucks - by the junction of Persiaran Greentown 3, Greentown Business Centre in Ipoh

7. a popular stop for Ipoh food trucks – by the junction of Persiaran Greentown 3, Greentown Business Centre in Ipoh

You may ask, so, how does one know where these trucks will be on a specific day? Well, powered by social media, their locations are updated on the go on Instagram and Facebook.

For the latest schedule of all the ten food trucks for your dose of Western-style street food, log on to Silver State Foodtrucks.

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