Three years ago, We Dat’s founder, Greg Tillery started We Dat Food truck and began selling wings from the truck, outside nightclubs and by a car wash.
Today, that food truck has grown into We Dat’s Chicken & Shrimp and has two locations. Greg also has his own seasoning line and has just signed a partnership with the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans.
He says he was inspired to start a food truck after watching “Food Truck Wars” on Food Network. After struggling initially, he eventually started to build a following online and offline.
He credits fellow New Orleans native, Supa Cent with bringing his business a lot of attention via an online shout out.
While the specific details of the deal are unclear, we can imagine it involves selling food to sports fans in New Orleans.
1407 Canal St. New Orleans, LA (504) 252-4927 and 4500 Old Gentilly Rd. New Orleans, LA (504) 605-995
-Tony Oluwatoyin Lawson (IG@thebusyafrican)