Digging for Fire BBQ Kitchen

Digging for Fire BBQ Kitchen is a food truck based catering business that will change your view of mobile food forever! Our menu is inspired by adventurous street food from around the world. Our focus is on all things to do with cooking with fire.

Keep an eye out for us at an event near you. Book us for any occasion. Or find out where we'll be and come get something fresh from today's menu.

Digging for Fire BBQ Kitchen Menu


Slow Cooked
Lamb Shoulder

  • Israeli cous cous,
  • pomegranate,Yarra Valley feta,
  • cucumber mint and tomato,
  • preserved lemon and tahini dressing

Smoky Beef Short Ribs

  • spicy condiments,
  • fresh salad


Dig the Vegans!

  • Smoked eggplant,
  • grilled zucchini,
  • fire roasted peppers,
  • carrot and chilli jam,
  • herb salad with cashew ‘ricotta’

BBQ Chilli Chicken

  • cos lettuce
  • tomato, gruyere
  • onion jam
  • tarragon mayonnaise


Sri Lankan
Goat Skewers

  • rice pilaf,
  • star anise pickled carrot and yoghurt dressing.

Dig the Steak!

  • Charcoal Grilled Cardinia Porterhouse Steak,
  • sourdough roll,cos,
  • roast tomatoes,
  • red wine garlic and olive oil dressing,
  • dragoncella


Smoked Chicken

  • Jerk Rub
  • Rice and Peas
  • Hot sauce

Double Cooked Thick Cut Chips

  • sea salt and oregano
  • mayonnaise and tomato chutney


Crisp Skin Slow Cooked Pork Belly Baguette

  • Vietnamese coleslaw
  • coriander salad
  • hot chilli relish

Cold Smoked Noojee Rainbow Trout

  • double cooked thick cut chips,
  • sea salt, pickles,
  • aioli

About Digging For Fire BBQ

Started by Yarra Valley chef Dave Walsh to celebrate his love of food and fun, Digging for Fire is a new approach to mobile catering.

Dave is an internationally experienced chef whose passion is fresh, ethically sourced produce and modern street food.

He has travelled the world finding inspiration on beaches in Sri Lanka, on the streets of Italy and in the villages of Pakistan.

Digging for Fire guarantees you a tasty, unique, convenient way to cater. Call us to discuss our menus and the ways we can make your next event one to remember!



Book us for your next event

Digging for Fire BBQ Kitchen can come to your event or festival.

Each event is unique and we can tailor something to suit every style.

The Truck fits in a 4.5m x 3m site and runs off 1-2 15 amp leads. It can run under its own steam via a low volume generator.

We have many years’ experience in festivals and events and look forward to being at the next one near you.

To make a booking, call 0412 718 797.



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We are based in the Yarra Ranges and can cater to any event. Contact us via the form above or using the contact details below…

0412 718 797



Where the Truck At App

Where the truck at is a website devoted to keeping people up to date on the food truck scene for their city. The guys at WTT.at are developing a smart phone app that you can download (once it’s finished!) to see where nearby food trucks are while you’re out and about.

You can join us in supporting the app development on the crowdfunding website Pozible via the link below.