MAC DADDY

The Mac Daddy Food Truck, an extension of Crave Kitchen & Catering, is rollin’ eats to all of the Charleston area! Food offerings include Chef Landen’s signature Mac & Cheese (“The Most Life Changing Mac & Cheese in America”, according to Esquire Magazine), must have toppings for your mac, and daily sandwich and salad specials. The Mac Daddy is also available for private events and on-site catering. With a fully operational catering kitchen, the 18 ft. custom built Mac Daddy truck, is ready to roll for your next event!

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The Mac Daddy Crew

The man behind the mac is Crave’s own Chef Landen, a six-time winner of the Charleston Mac Off whose famous mac & cheese dish has also sparked national attention from Thrillist, Esquire Magazine, Yahoo! Travel, Daily Meal and more. His award winning dish is made with 10 year, cave-aged, sharp cheddar, cavatappi pasta, and a few secret ingredients. You can also find Chef Ben Culp behind the kitchen of the Mac Daddy. Chef Culp has been immersed in the local food industry for years, most recently working as the Executive Chef at Big Belly in James Island before joining the team at Crave.

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The Mac Daddy Menu

IN CHEF WE TRUST

Our mac has so many awards and titles: It’s like the Apollo Creed of Mac & Cheese. To create the most award winning mac in America,
Chef Landen Ganstrom uses 10 year, cave-aged, sharp cheddar, cavatappi pasta, and a few secret ingredients.

THE MAC & CHEESE

*BABY MAC*
(SMALL PORTION)
You are basic. You eat a normal amount of food in one sitting.
$6

*OVERSIZED MAC*
(MEDIUM)
You refuse to let logic steer you into a smart decision.
$10

*THE  MAC DADDY*
(LARGE)
One pound of mac. Plans for productivity should be cancelled.
$15

TOPPINGS FOR ZE MAC

Bacon +2 | Pulled Pork +3 | Fried  Chicken +3 | Grilled Chicken +3 | Hot Dog +3 | Buffalo Chicken +4

Veggies:

Truffle Oil + 1 | Black Bean Salsa +2 | Roasted Red Pepper +2 | Diced Tomatoes + 1 | Spinach + 1 | Jalapenos + 1

OTHER EAT WORTH GOODIES

MAC-A-DILLA $5
It looks like it’s named for a Dinosaur…it’s not, it’s a Mac & Cheese Stuffed Quesadilla…as in:
“For God sake, Napoleon, just make yourself a dang Mac-a-DILLA!”
(ADD TOPPINGS TO MAKE IT A TRUE #MACFIEND EXPERIENCE)

SEASONAL SALAD $6

CHICKEN TACOS $6

P. PORK TACOS $6

½ POUND’A CURLY FRIES $5
topped with mac sauce* +$3

HOTDOG ON POPPY-SEED BUN
as described $5 /Mac&Cheez Dawg $7

*AT THIS POINT, CHEESE SAUCE IS PART OF YOUR D.N.A. AND YOU PROBABLY NEED IT TO SURVIVE.

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Events

 

Southern Ground Festival

On Saturday, April 16 and Sunday, April 17, the Mac Daddy crew was at the Southern Ground Music & Food Festival on Daniel Island
serving up the Mac Daddy Express Menu. There’s nothing better than Zac Brown Band and mac & cheese.

 

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Mac Off

The master of mac himself, Chef Landen Ganstrom, took home the title of Critics’ Choice Winner at the Charleston Mac Off, America’s
largest mac & cheese competition on Saturday, October 24, 2015. The Mac Daddy was present at the Charleston Mac Off, selling pounds of
Chef Landen’s signature mac. Chef Landen remains undefeated throughout the six years the Mac Off has taken place.

 

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Second Sunday on King

Every second Sunday of the month, You can find the Mac Daddy downtown at 174 King Street. Shop, stroll
and be sure to save your appetite for some of Chef Landen’s award-winning mac & cheese.

 

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Thanks Joe Event

On Sunday, October 25, The Mac Daddy celebrated Mayor Joe Riley’s 40+ years of leadership at the “Thanks Joe” event at Brittlebank Park.
The Crave and Mac Daddy crew remain so grateful for May Joe Riley’s years of extraordinary leadership.

 

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Thanks to our friends at Gorilla Fabrication for customizing the Mac Daddy!