The following dates in our schedule are subject to change, as COVID-19 recommendations are updated. Please check back often for the latest updates.

Tuesday July 14, 2020

Beast of the Streets @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location

Thursday July 16, 2020

Beast of the Streets @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location

Thursday July 23, 2020

Mountain Grille @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location 

Thursday July 30, 2020

Mann's Sausage @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location

Thursday August 6, 2020

Lazy Bulldog @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location

Thursday August 13, 2020

Mountain Grille @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location

Thursday August 20, 2020

Grumpy Pig @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location

Thursday August 27, 2020

Mountain Grille @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location

Thursday September 3, 2020

Mann's Sausage @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location

Thursday September 10, 2020

Beast of the Streets @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location

Thursday September 17, 2020

Lazy Bulldog @ 2200 Kraft Drive Location

Thursday September 24, 2020

Grumpy Pig

Thursday October 1, 2020 (tentative)

Beasts of the Street - Mann's Sausage 

Thursday October 8, 2020

 Mountain Grille

Thursday October 15, 2020

Grumpy Pig

Thursday October 22, 2020

Grumpy Pig

Thursday October 29, 2020

Lazy Bulldog


VTCRC will be offering limited food truck services beginning May 12, 2020. Please refer to "Food Truck Program Agenda" for updates.

Through the VTCRC 360°: Corporate Wellness Program​ we strive to provide tenants with a variety of healthy eating options for their employees in and around the research park. The seasonal VTCRC Food Truck Program will provide service in the research park weekly from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. or when food runs out.

Check in for schedule updates and don't forget to tag us on social media. 



  • Seasonally thru spring, summer and fall, weather permitting
  • Some Tuesdays and most Thursdays
  • 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. or when food runs out

2200 Kraft Drive Location

2200 Kraft Drive Parking Lot & 2202 Kraft Drive Parking Lot

Close in proximity to the CRC Amphitheater by the lake

Research Center Drive Location

1311 Research Center Drive & 1691 Innovation Drive Parking Lot

Conveniently located near the CRC Pavilion and soccer field

Due to the Commonwealth of Virginia, Office of the Governor Executive Order Number Fifty-Three (2020) the VTCRC will be offering a limited Food Truck Program beginning Tuesday May 12, 2020 and resuming full services Thursday June 11, 2020.

We understand that this may cause hardships, but the health and safety of the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center community is a top priority for us.

Please read research park alerts and resources on the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus). You may also visit to learn more about steps to prevent via the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website

Food Truck Vendors

Food Truck Vendors

Through our VTCRC 360° Corporate Wellness Program​​ we strive to provide tenants with a variety of healthy options for meals for their employees in and around the research park.

  • Thai This

    Brian Lawson

    We offer you a great selection of unique Thai dishes, traditional selections prepared for you grilled or stir fried to your preference from our truck window.

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  • Manns Sausage

    Nathaniel Haile

    Manns Sausage Company is a family-run operation with the vision to produce our lean pork sausages for the public to enjoy as we have enjoyed for generations. Started by our Manns family ancestors in the early 1900’s, making fresh and smoked sausage on the farm has been a family tradition ever since. We're proud to bring these products to market so that everyone can experience what friends and relatives of the Manns family have known for decades: quality lean pork sausage that is an every day, every meal menu item.

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  • Creole That

    Juli Dellorso

    Creole food served the Cajun way using fresh ingredients and trusted family recipes.

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  • Big D's BBQ & Ribs

    David Deese

    David & Jeanne started Big D's BBQ & Ribs in 2017, with their two daughters, Mallory and Alexis, as a hobby. We have grown to providing quality food at a location near you.

    Send us a comment or request Big D's at your event. Ask us about catering options... the possibilities are endless.

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  • Chef Claytor's Dream on a Plate

    Julius Claytor

    Whether it's a special event at the office, birthday party, cookout, or your wedding day, Chef Claytor's Dream On A Plate food truck/ catering is an amazing, memorable experience. Book with us today!!!!!!!!

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  • Master Sergeant BBQ

    Dr. Rhoda & Leonard Murray

    Master Sergeant BBQ is veteran owned and operated mobile food trailer and catering service owned and operated by South Carolina natives, Retired Master Sergeant, Leonard Murray and his wife, Dr. Rhoda Murray. As a soldier, BBQ and grilling has always been a part of our lives. Throughout our travels with the military we would often host soldiers and friends to backyard BBQs. After years of experimenting with BBQ, we thought we knew about good BBQ and had a dream of starting a BBQ business. Ret. MSG Murray served 31 years in the Army and upon retirement in 2016 decided to pursue his dream of starting a mobile BBQ business by bringing his southern, South Carolina style BBQ skills to SW Virginia. Parties, events, festivals, weddings, cookouts, office lunches, corporate events, sporting events, or whatever the occasion....Master Sergeant BBQ- we can come to you or just follow the smoke to visit us at our next location!

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  • Grumpy Pig Barbeque

    Danny lucas

    BBQ Food trailer serving the New River Valley. Slow smoked pulled pork, smoked chicken and southern sides.

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  • The Beasts of the Streets

    Lee Mills

    Food Truck with pizza, wings, Italian Ice, Gelato. We are available for lunch and dinner events and catering 7 days a week. You may call or use the Facebook appointment application to view our current availability and request or services.

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  • Lazy Bulldog Food Truck

    Brandon Stinnett

    Traveling all over the country, being inspired by bold flavors and unique cuisines from the back roads of our great nation, Chef Brandon built an insatiable palate and a collection of unique recipes that for years he only had the ability to share with those closest to him. In 2019, Brandon, his wife Jennifer and their two daughters decided to share their flavors with the Roanoke Valley and opened the Lazy Bulldog Food Truck.
    ​Operated by husband and wife team and two young daughters, we are a family based company whose goal it is to provide home cooked, original food creations that everyone can enjoy. Every dish blends traditional family recipes with an urban flair for a perfect balance of excitement and flavor.
    We pride ourselves on the freshest ingredients, best quality marinated meats and 100% artisanal burger blends. Everything is hand crafted and arranged new day by day; from our signature sauces to our unique savory sides.
    Above all else we pride ourselves in family.
    We cater to everyone in the family, from your picky little eaters to your family protector and best friend. This is why not only do we take our time to craft mouth watering meals for the humans in your life but also delectable treats and organic dishes for your furry companions as well.
    Come visit Lazy Bulldog Food Truck or better yet, we can come to you!
    Facebook: @lazybulldogfoodtruck
    Twitter: @BulldogLazy
    Instagram: Lazybulldog_foodtruck

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  • Mountain Grille

    Terri Nichols

    Run by a husband and wife team who've cashed in their substantial brick-and-mortar experience to follow their ultimate dream of food truck glory, Mountain Grille is traveling through Salem and beyond and delivering the goods everywhere they go.

    Elevated Virginia comfort's the name of their game, and it's a game they play to win, each and every time. Burgers, sandwiches and subs line a menu that hits hunger hard and doesn't apologize. And with taste like this, why should it? Track down the food truck and get to sharing Mountain Grille's dream - once you do, it's gonna be the only dream you have for a while. Not that you'll be complaining.


    Double Butter Burger - Winner of Burgerfest, it's a juicy double beef patty topped with melted garlic butter, nestled under cheese, and destined for your mouth. Be smart & don't fight destiny, it'd be a fool's errand.

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