Bites and Bikes: the Americas GP Foodie Guide
Big events mean big eats and the MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas is no exception. Circuit of The Americas has rounded up the most mouth-watering meals to dig into between the action on track.
Clasico – Baked fresh and done right, get a handheld flavor bomb with all the tastes of Italy. Served with fresh tomatoes, lettuce, fresh mozzarella, basil, and homemade balsamic.
Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookie (GF) – Among other sweets, savor this scrumptious, allergy-friendly baked good.
I Juan Tacos
Carnitas (Pork) Taco – Served with onion, cilantro, and a lime wedge on corn or flour tortillas, it’s hard to go wrong at this hard-to-miss truck.
Blackened Mahi Mahi Tacos – These tacos will call to you the second you enter the food tent; simple, delicious, and oh-so-craveable.
BBQ Brisket Loaded Nachos – With all the Texas staples available here, grab these nachos for a delightful marriage of your fave flavors.
Brat Combo – These folks are Talkin’ good food. Between the Brat, Jumbo Hot Dog, Cheeseburger, and Tex-Mex Burger, find plenty of race day fixings.
Brisket Dog – A little Texas BBQ twist on an American classic. Grab this melt-in-your-mouth dog to enjoy while watching track activities on the big screen.
Brick and Mortar Across Campus
Chicken Fajita Tacos – Go for the classics done right; tender meat, delicious tortillas, and plenty of options for toppings.
Beyond Burger (V/VG) – For those on a no-meat diet, enjoy the classic burger with a little help from Beyond Meat.
Hawk’s Hot Chicken
Hawk’s Nugg’s Combo – Golden fried chicken tenderloin nuggets, bursting-with-flavor fries, and Hawk’s sauce. It speaks for itself.
Pit Stop BBQ
Brisket or Pulled Pork Sandwich – Tired of brisket? Never. There is an option for equally delicious pulled pork on heavenly bread and, of course, barbeque sauce.
Nashville Hot Basket (V/VG) – 100% Plant-based Nashville Hot chicken in Texas? We’ll let it slide just this once. Pair that spice with exhilarating racing for the perfect motorsports experience.
Giant Slice – Everything is bigger in Texas, including the slices (and the flavor).
Food Trucks Across Campus
Meat Your Heart
MYH Steak Sub – Truly love at first bite with Angus beef tri-tip, red onion, shoestring potato, sweet corn, shredded cheddar cheese, house-made cilantro mayo, and chipotle aioli all on a soft French sub.
ATX Fire Burger
The Diablo Burger – Not to be mistaken with the Boring Burger, this is a quarter pound of All-Natural Beef, Pepper Jack Cheese, Guacamole, Pico de Gallo, Sautéed Onion and Jalapeños with spicy Mayo.
Austin Asian Food Truck
ATX Orange Chicken – Battered crispy chicken tossed in orange sauce and served over steamed rice, fill that orange chicken hole in your heart.
Espadas De Brazil
Gaucho Plate – 8 oz. of top and bottom sirloin cuts served with rice, beans, fries, and a side salad; it’s their top selling plate!
Falafel on a Stick (V/VG) – There’s no better way to eat than from a stick! Munch on delectable falafel and follow it up with sweet, crispy baklava.
Vegan Bowl (V/GF) – Pair black beans, avocado, tomato, sweet plantains, fresh cabbage dressing, and avocado sauce on the top with hot and crispy tequeños.
Bonanza Burger – Lono’s is known for their Southern cooking and keto cuisine. Grab a quarter pound steak and brisket blend burger topped with homemade bonanza sauce, tomatoes, onions, and American cheese stacked between a delightfully toasty bun.
Ice Cream Sandwich – Don’t worry, the desserts are covered. Premium ice cream between two fantastic cookies.
Ice Cream in a Chocolate-dipped Cone – Leave no crumbs with this truly yummy dessert. Mr. Softee has plenty of creamy delights including soda floats to keep you cool.
No need to grocery shop for the weekend – there’s plenty to eat at the Americas GP. See y’all at the track!