As licenses expire, the Parks Department is slowly replacing some of the roughly 55 hot dog carts in and around Central Park with "specialty food carts" — a new breed of vendors who often offer gourmet treats that are devoutly chronicled by foodie blogs such as Midtown Lunch and New York Street Food.
Thousands of local residents packed the infield at Santa Anita Park Saturday for the first Food Truck Festival in the race track's storied history.
Hotdogs and hotdog stands are popular almost everywhere, but I don't think anywhere takes the concept of sausage and bread as seriously as the Danes. A Danish hotdog stand called a pølsevogn can be found on almost any major street or torv in Denmark.
meltDOWN etc, the Culver City original quick serve grilled cheese concept, has immediate plans to return as a mobile food truck, with plans to serve grilled cheese enthusiasts throughout the city of Los Angeles in a new mode, via the food truck.
Food trucks could become the next big thing in sustainable restaurants and food delivery with an effective economic model to boot. Food trucks can go where restaurants cannot and become a community hub.