Taste creations from New Orleans—and rub shoulders with Padma, Tom and Gail!

on Sep 19, 2013 - The Dish

Hungry? Hope so.

On October 1st, Top Chef is hitting the road with the Top Chef food truck! Bravo is partnering with Grub Street to celebrate Season 11 of the Emmy award-winning series, which premieres Wednesday, October 2 at 10/9c. And in honor of the season's New Orleans locale, the truck will be serving up food inspired by the Big Easy. The best part? It’s totally free! As an added bonus, for every meal served, a donation will be made to NOCCA, New Orleans Center for Creative Arts.

So how can you snag one of these southern delicacies? Specific times and locations will be announced the day of via @BravoTopChef on Twitter and the Top Chef Facebook page. The truck will be parked at various locations around New York City throughout the day, and will feature a menu that includes Café Du Monde beignets and coffee, Domilise's fried shrimp po' boys and roast beef po' boys, as well as jambalaya, and red beans and rice.

To top it all off, Top Chef judges Tom Colicchio, Padma Lakshmi and Gail Simmons will be on hand at select locations. That's right—you might be served by some of Top Chef’s finest!

What New Orleans dish are you most excited for from the Top Chef food truck? Let us know in the comments, and remember to tune in Wednesday, October 2nd at 10/9c for the Top Chef premiere.

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