A stationary location for the famous Taco truck
Montreal’s beloved taco truck Grumman ’78 is all grown up with a stationary location to call it’s own. After years of leading a nomadic life, some weekends parking at Nouveau Palais, sometimes at 630 de Courcelle, Grumman ’78 has opened a shop without wheels in the faubourg.
There was a time when the only reason anybody ventured into the faubourg was to make a pad thai pilgrimage to
Cuisine Bangkok. Then after Yuki Ramen opened, things started to pick up and now with Grumman ’78 – the faubourg is on it’s way to being a culinary hub.
We arrived at around noon and the lineup at Grumman dwarfed the lineup at Cuisine Bangkok (directly across from each other), quite a sight to see! The Grumman team did a great job keeping up with the demand and the lineup was moving at a good pace.
We began with the Chicken Mole taco which was, of course, delicious. The chicken was braised in tomatillo cocoa and coffee sauce with rice, corn cream and green onions. We also ordered the Pork and Cabbage taco which consisted of pork belly, cabbage, julienne apples and herb puree.
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