October 9, 2023

Trackside Tastebuds: Exploring the Full F1 USGP Culinary Experience

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The COTA Culinary Experience is back for the 2023 Formula 1 Lenovo United States Grand Prix From brisket to birria, fans traveling from across the globe will get a taste of the best food Austin has to offer. With the wide variety of options, resisting the craving for seconds (or thirds, or fourths) will be quite the challenge! 

Grand Plaza

  • Blues Bistro Carnival Truck – Philly Cheesesteaks – Seasoned steak, grilled onions and peppers, and cheese sauce on a hoagie roll. 
  • Southside Flying PizzaPizza – Available by the slice or by the pie in a variety of different flavors, including: King of Pepperoni, Exotic Cheese, and Meat Lover’s.   

T15 Grandstand

  • DonutNVMini Donuts Hot mini donuts served by the bag in glazed, oreo, pumpkin spice and more. 
  • Austin ScoopsIce Cream – Your choice of ice cream with toppings or shaved ice. 
  • Maui WowiSmoothies – Refreshing tropical fruit smoothies or Hawaiian frozen drinks to help beat the heat. 

Main Grandstand

  • Pineapple Ninjaz(Gluten-Free) Grilled Chicken Bowl – Grilled orange marinated chicken served with jasmine rice, pineapple, red bell peppers and sesame seeds. 
  • Lono’sBrisket Hamburgers – Quarter-pound brisket steak burgers topped with a special sauce and served with chips. 
  • Asian StreetnessKimchi Fries – Crispy fries topped with grilled chicken or pork, kimchi, veggies and their signature sauce.  
  • Torres Tacos – Texas-Sized Tacos – Giant brisket, chicken tinga or pulled pork tacos, topped with cilantro and onion. 
  • Chicken Coupe – Chicken Tenders – Classic, fresh hand breaded tenders served with fries and a dipping sauce of your choosing. 
  • Pit Stop BBQ – Pulled Pork – Kansas City-style barbeque, served with kettle chips and a cookie. 

Turn 1

  • Blue Basil(Gluten-Free) Thai Cuisine – Pad Thai Chicken, Chicken Over Rice, or Pad Thai Tofu (Vegetarian) served with optional egg rolls. 
  • Asian ExpressChicken and Rice – Your choice of Sesame, General Tso’s or Salt & Pepper Chicken served with rice. 
  • Dickerson’s Smokin’ Bonez – Brisket Sandwich – Texas Brisket Bliss sandwich, served with coleslaw and chips. 

Turn 2

  • Meat Your HeartCuban Sandwich – 8-inch Cuban sandwich topped with ham, Caribbean Pork, swiss cheese, pickles, mustard and cilantro mayo. 
  • Casey’s New Orleans SnowballsShaved Ice – New Orleans-style shaved ice in many different corn-syrup-free flavors, topped with tajin, cream or caramel. 
  • Iron Burger – Bacon Cheeseburger – Smashed Grass- Fed Beef Patty topped with bacon, pickles, swiss, crispy onion strings and Redfin sauce on a buttered Brioche bun and served with a bag of chips. 

Turn 3

  • Mister SofteeSoft-serve Ice cream – Cool off with vanilla, chocolate, or twist soft-serve and added toppings. 
  • Santa Lucia – Gyro – Greek Gyro served with your choice of home-cut fries or rice and salad. 

Turn 6

  • ATX Fire BurgerDiablo Burger – 1/4 pound beef topped with pepper jack cheese, bacon, pico de gallo, guacamole, sauteed onions and jalapeños with spicy mayo (veggie burgers also available).  
  • Asian ExpressChicken and Rice – Your choice of Sesame, General Tso’s or Salt & Pepper Chicken served with rice. 

Turn 11

  • Los TecatacosCircuit Birria Tacos – Grab some mouth-watering birria tacos served in a corn tortilla with beef consomé straight from Monterrey, Mexico. 


  • Amy’s Ice CreamsSuper Premium Ice Creams – with your choice of toppings, ice cream floats, and crumble coffee cake (morning only). 
  • El Guajillo – Tacos – Three beef or chicken tacos served in corn tortillas and topped with lettuce, onion, cilantro, queso fresca, crema and green or red salsa. 
  • Cold CockedShaved Ice Sundaes – Cherry, Blue Raspberry, Cotton Candy or Root Beer shaved ice topped with ice cream toppings.  
  • Smoky Joe’s BBQBrisket Nachos – Nachos topped with smoked brisket, barbeque sauce, chives, jalapeños, cheese, pico de gallo, sour cream and guacamole. 
  • Dirty Dough Cookies – Cookies – A variety of flavors are available: Chocolate Chip, Brookie (brownie-cookie combination), The Reverse (fudge-filled chocolate chip cookie) and Cookies n’ Cream 
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