(949) 350-6553

The original Orange County Argentine food truck.  Since November 2009 Piaggio’s Chimichurri Truck has been serving empanadas, skirt steak tacos, chimichurri, sausage and milanesa sandwiches, skirt steak and chimi fries, and dulce de leche to the public.


It started with the empanada…

Piaggio has been making his signature Argentine empanada for almost 30 years. His savory recipe has travelled from his native Argentina to his restaurants in Brazil and California, and is now the iconic item of his food truck.

During his years in Brazil Piaggio developed a tropical beat. But he remained a gaucho at heart, and there he perfected the meat grilling techniques that are his trademark.

How it all evolved into a taco truck…

Piaggio thrives in fusing his Argentine roots with the food culture of his adopted land. With Piaggio Gaucho on Wheels, he has taken the three main taste sensations from Argentina (the empanada, skirt steak and chimichurri), combined them with his expertise in cooking meats, and then blended all with the taco culture of California.

The result is that Piaggio on Wheels is delighting fans with taco, burrito and quesadilla creations, as well as introducing them to the lomito sandwich, the choripan made with traditional Argentine sausage, the chicken milanesa sandwich (voted best milanesa sandwich in O.C. by OC Weekly)*, his ever-so popular version of pulled pork, and the addicting chimichurri sauce.

Piaggio can be found in Orange County or LA County doing what he loves best, living his  motto: “At your service!”

contact:  949-350-6553


Now at Oracle Lunch: 17901 Von Karman, Irvine 11-2pm. #skirtsteakonboard

5 days ago

Near John Wayne for lunch? Stop by the 36 Executive Park, Irvine truck lot. Serving 11-2pm. Skirt steak on board!

2 weeks ago

RT @StreetFoodOC: From 11:45am-1:45pm @piaggioonwheels is @ ECCU Brea Lot / 955 W Imperial Hwy, 92821 https://t.co/sPZyVreEEN

4 weeks ago

In Brea for lunch. 955 W Imperial Highway 11:30-2pm. Ask for the tres amigo — three great proteins in a burrito! https://t.co/WW4gvvMp1d

4 weeks ago

11-2pm @TheMetTrucks w @HoboCoPizza @RollingSushivan 555 Anton Blvd, Costa Mesa

1 month ago

Now at Pacific Arts Plaza, 3200 Park Center Dr, Costa Mesa 92626 11-2pm

1 month ago

Today: Green Law lunch, 1221 E Dyer Road, Santa Ana. Want our flavors without the carbs? Try the gaucho bowl (gril… https://t.co/19oJN0JY9o

1 month ago

Now at Oracle Lunch until 2pm. 17901 Von Karman, Irvine https://t.co/imjdgnJ5oE

1 month ago

Best seller at Discovery Business Park, Irvine. Tonight we will have skirt steak & chimi fries,Cypress lot https://t.co/o5BKFIJwIc

2 months ago

Full house @themet @foodtruckrunway https://t.co/ioig6LgjZg

2 months ago

Bring the flavors of Argentina and Brazil to your next event. We can cater private and corporate events. Call Piaggio for details 949-350-6553  or email: piaggioonwheels@gmail.com

Also accepting bookings for PIAGGIO GAUCHO ON WHEELS, the mobile Argentine/Brazilian barbecue. We bring the truck and churrasqueira to you.

Perfect for company parties and other large events!



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