news-category: Campus News

‘Sup Dawgs Food Truck Serves Specialty Items for GWU Campus and Community

Two girls hold sandwiches from the food truck
Photo by Shira Edwards / GWU Photo Staff

Mobile Kitchen Offers Choices for GW Sports Fans, Special Events, and Available by Request 

Photo by Danielle Billups / GWU Photo Staff

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C.—’Sup Dawgs—the new Aramark food truck on the Gardner-Webb University campus—provides a regular game day menu of specialty burgers, hot dogs and Philly cheesesteak. Seasonal and other select items will be added for spotlight events, and the truck is available by request for community functions.

“One of the benefits of having a food truck is the opportunity to utilize ’Sup Dawgs for community engagement as well as to provide additional food options at sporting events and special events on campus for employees, students, and visitors,” observed Brittany Cook, senior district marketing manager with Aramark. “Be on the lookout for ‘Sup Dawgs truck to appear at some special events this winter and spring,” she added. “You can always keep up with ’Sup Dawgs events and menu options on our Instagram, @dawgdining, or on our website.”

Cook said students can use their flex dollars to purchase items from ’Sup Dawgs. Both the burgers and hot dogs are flame cooked. The burgers are a tri-blend of brisket, ground chuck and sirloin, hand-pressed with special seasoning. The hot dogs are all beef and gluten-free. The cheesesteak consists of sirloin blended with special seasoning, grilled to perfection, with smoked provolone cheese and served on a warm hoagie roll. Bulldog Chips are house kettle chips.  

“At ‘Sup Dawgs Food Truck, our customers can always expect freshly prepared food that is cooked to order,” noted. Joe Ratterree, retail and concessions manager. “Whether you start with our signature Bulldog Chips or our mouthwatering Philly Cheesesteak, we are sure you will leave satisfied and come back for more!”

The GWU campus, community groups or municipal leaders can request the food truck at their event by using Catertrax or by emailing Joe Ratterree or calling 828-331-9531.

Bo, the live bulldog mascot, poses in front of the truck
Photo by Shira Edwards / GWU Photo Staff

Food Truck Regular Menu

  • Big Dog Drooler Combo | $9
    • ½-pound Hamburger + Bulldog Chips + 20 Oz. Bottled Soda
    • Add Cheese +1
  • Dog Pound Combo | $9
    • Philly Cheesesteak + Bulldog Chips + 20 Oz. Bottled Soda
    • Add Peppers & Onions +1
  • Big Dog Combo | $8
    • Jumbo Beef Hotdog + Bulldog Chips + 20 Oz. Bottled Soda
    • Add Peppers & Onions +1
  • Bottled Beverages + Sides
    • Soda- $3 | Water- $2 | Bulldog Chips- $2

Gardner-Webb University is North Carolina’s recognized leader in private, Christian higher education. A Carnegie-Classified Doctoral/Professional University, GWU is home to nine colleges and schools, more than 80 undergraduate and graduate majors, and a world-class faculty. Located on a beautiful 225-acre campus in Boiling Springs, N.C., Gardner-Webb prepares graduates to impact their chosen professions, equips them with the skills to advance the frontiers of knowledge, and inspires them to make a positive and lasting difference in the lives of others. Ignite your future at

Previous News Article

Gardner-Webb Celebrates Leaders of the Past on Founders Day, Dec. 1

Next News Article

Gardner-Webb Students Help Pack Thanksgiving Food Boxes and Books for Families in Need

Related News

  • News Article

    Groundbreaking Ceremony Begins First Phase of GWU Outdoor Performance Complex

    Construction Begins Soon for the 900-Seat Brinkley Amphitheater on South Main Street BOILING SPRINGS, N.C.—The Gardner-Webb University community celebrated the groundbreaking of the Brinkley Amphitheater on Nov. 30. Named in […]

    a group of GWU officials and the Brinkleys break ground on new amphitheater
  • News Article

    GWU Students From Health Occupations and Nursing Sponsor Spring Blood Drive

    Register Now for OneBlood Event on Jan. 10, 2023 BOILING SPRINGS, N.C.—The Gardner-Webb University Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) and Student Nurses Association (SNA) are sponsoring a spring blood […]

    the big red bus
  • News Article

    Gardner-Webb Recognizes Over 500 Summer and Fall 2022 Graduates

    Nearly 300 Set to Participate in Ceremony on Dec. 10 to Celebrate Conferring of Degrees BOILING SPRINGS, N.C.—Gardner-Webb University will officially award over 500 degrees for the 2022 Summer and […]

    graduates smiling