The Chambers Smokehouse food truck sure gets around, routinely catering private events or setting up shop at the Fredonia Brewery, Front Porch Distillery, Etech in Lufkin, and other locations between here and Nacogdoches.

But as bad luck would have it, I’d just been missing the truck during its frequent lunch runs in the Etech parking lot at the corner of West Frank Avenue and North John Redditt Drive, as it usually sells out of its coveted fare.

Brie Bradford is a pseudonym for the food critic of The Lufkin News. Her email is