Since 1977, Chef Jim has led innovative teams in creating Culinary Magic! His new venture, FoodaTude...Food with Attitude has been operational since July of 2016 and has already become a top Food Truck and Caterer in Hampton Roads, Virginia. The FoodaTude Team, Chef Jim and Company have over 50 years of combined cooking experience. Some of their more recent projects, Dudley's Farmhouse Grille and Dudley's Bistro were Award Winning Ventures, and captured numerous customer satisfaction awards. The Team was highlighted in, Virginia's Guide for Food Lovers, and was highlighted for being one of the , '40 Places to Eat in Virginia before you Die' . The new approach to food, a Food Truck is a result of wanting to make cooking fun and adventurous again. They still do everything the same way, from scratch, using the finest and freshest local ingredients available. You can find Chef Jim at the Williamsburg Farmer's Market most Saturdays, and ordering from Dave and Dees Produce. He insists on sustainable catch seafood, and humanely raised meat and dairy products. His relationships with many vendors goes back decades, Bill Forrest Seafood of Poquoson is one such vendor, providing Fresh Local Blue Crab Meat to Chef Jim for over 21 years
The FoodaTude Truck can be found locally throughout the week, please check our Schedule Page for dates and locations. We book the truck for private parties, BBQ's, Graduations, Weddings and almost any special event. We customize our menu to meet your needs for events, from simple to outrageous our Team can and will make it happen for your special day. We are available for Festivals, Concerts and Company Parties.....be the fun boss that wants to buy lunch for the office, we can come right to your door, set up and be cooking within minutes, no mess, no hassles, and the staff will love you for it. We can frequently be found at one of the Williamsburg Area Breweries, Virginia Beer Company, Alewerks, and Brass Cannon, we have some stellar Brew Masters and we love being a part of the fun.
We specialize in creative, custom catering menus and offer wait and bar service as an added option. Whatever your event, we can make it the most special - small or large, casual or elegant - whatever your dreams, we will make your occasion unforgettable.
We provide the highest level of service, freshly made cuisine, and delicious cakes and deserts. You tell us what you want and we'll make it happen for you and your guests. No menu is too small or too big. Whatever your tastes, our chef staff will design the menu you're looking for.
The Team of FoodaTude has won multiple Awards, Best Food Truck 2017, 2018, 2019.....Best Chef Hampton Roads 2019, Chef Jim Kennedy....Best Burger Hampton Roads, Billsburger 2019....Best Sandwich 2019, House Cured and Smoked Pastrami...Bronze Medal BBQ 2019....Chowderfest Judges Choice Winner 2019.....Chili Cook-Off Judges Choice Award, 2018. We strive to be the best at what we do, and the Awards showcase that. Thank you for all the support.