Food truck Morning Kick getting a brick-and-mortar restaurant in Gilbert

The family that operates food truck Morning Kick anticipates opening a brick-and-mortar restaurant of the same name Jan. 22 at 3076 E. Chandler Heights Road, Ste. 101, Gilbert. It will carry the same all-day breakfast menu as the food truck, plus more options. It specializes in breakfast burritos made with tater tots and salsa made from scratch. It also serves Peixoto Coffee from the shop in Chandler. The food truck will continue to operate. 480-980-2151.
By Tom Blodgett

Editor, Gilbert

Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.