Tag: Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids, MI: EatGR to host food truck rally at Downtown Market

A food truck frenzy will be taking over the Downtown Market on Saturday, May 30 with five food trucks taking over for the day.

Grand Rapids, MI: Food Trucks Expected to Populate Downtown Grand Rapids Plaza this Summer

Grand Rapids Art Museum managers expect to feature of rotation of food trucks on the Wege Plaza next to Rosa Parks Circle this summer, starting with the first confirmed truck, A Moveable Feast, which soft-opened downtown this past week.

Grand Rapids, MI: Mobile Food Trucks and Carts Challenge our Notion of Convenience Food

Lee develops the mobile menu himself, offering seasonally-inspired creations as well as “playful” ones—from nachos, tacos, and sandwiches to breakfast burritos and more. Lee’s mission to “feed the masses not the classes” lends itself to having “fun with food” through his food truck. Look for What The Truck to be out somewhere during ArtPrize.

Grand Rapids, MI: Food Trucks Get A Permanent Home in Grand Rapids

Food trucks have become an important part of downtown life across the country and they offer many advantages over a traditional restaurant apart from being mobile. Paul Lee is co-owner of the Winchester, a brick-and-mortar restaurant as well as What the Truck, a food truck that has been around since 2010.

Grand Rapids, MI: Planning Commission Approves Request to Allow Food Trucks Downtown

At the public hearing on September 12, the Planning Commission decided to allow food trucks near the Grand Rapids Art Museum.

Grand Rapids, MI: Froyo Fans – What’s your Favorite Grand Rapids Area Frozen Yogurt...

If you like froyo, you have lots of choices for frozen yogurt in the Greater Grand Rapids area.

Grand Rapids, Mi: Dear Silver Spork, It’s Not You… It’s me…

I grew up in a family of cooks, so I was more than comfortable in the kitchen, but cooking for a small restaurant is an entirely different animal. I really learned to cook thanks to a constantly changing menu and a diverse set of clientele.

Grand Rapids, MI: New Grand Rapids Food Truck in the Works from Owners of...

Due to its smaller size, which makes it difficult to cram-in too much cooking equipment, Lee said the new truck may sell cold items like deli sandwiches.

Grand Rapids, MI: “What the Truck” Supports Local Youth Programs

"Creative Youth Center... we knew it was something we wanted to get involved with"

Food Truckers: Inside Michigan’s Burgeoning Food Cart Experiment

Food carts aren’t just for working stiffs anymore.