Food News

Wilshire, CA: Food Truck Selection May Dwindle

Food trucks have long been a source of frustration for some restaurant owners in the area

Brooklyn, NYC: The Fishing Shrimp Truck

The Fishing Shrimp truck is a fairly new food truck that serves fried fish and shrimp around Ditmas Park, Brooklyn – but they have recently started coming into Manhattan once or twice a week for lunch.

St. Louis, MO: St. Louis’ Hot Summers Can’t Stop the Cha Cha Chow Truck

Cha Cha Chow offers non-traditional tacos (short rib, "Baja style" roasted chicken, curried sweet potato — the latter two on flour tortillas) along with a pretty good burger and a "Cuban Crime of Passion" — pulled pork, pickles, cheese, and mustard on a double-toasted roll. Seasoned fries served with spicy ketchup are a side dish.

New Haven, CT: New Haven’s Fryborg Food Truck Hits Every Spot

The Elm City has not been immune to the food truck/cart explosion of the last couple years. We're starting to see mobile gourmet eats parked a few feet from regular neighborhood staples like hot dogs, burritos and Chinese food to-go.

Istanbul, TR : EAT – Street Food Battle – Tantuni vs Kokereç

Tantuni features double cooked meat rolled in flat bread. Hailing from Mersin in the south-east, this delicious snack is only authentic if it is cooked in cotton seed oil, cotton being the main trade good from down there.

New York, NYC: Street Eats – Chicken Pad Thai from Muay Thai

After adding the hot sauce, we did enjoy lunch from Muay Thai, but that first shrimp pad thai was like it was from another, better cart.

Waltham, MA: Waltham Restaurateur Keeps Dream Rolling with Food Truck

A food truck isn’t everyone’s main course, but Kefi and his wife have the creative pallet to take the mobile meal machine to the next level.

Jersey City, NJ: Street Eats – Tacos from El Chilango Taqueria

When we went to the All About Downtown Festival in Jersey City, there were more than a dozen of NYC’s best food trucks, and there were also a few local Jersey City vendors.

National News: Hawaiian Food – Where to Eat Like the President on the Mainland

The pictures of our Honolulu-raised president eating shave ice while on vacation represent only a glimpse of the Hawaiian foods that make the Aloha State such a favorite with foodies.

Towson, MD: La Cakerie Expanding Space, Rolling Out Food Truck

La Cakerie has only been open for just more than a month, but the downtown Towson bakery already has some big changes in store.