This past Saturday, eight food trucks from around the city drove their vehicles onto the grounds of The Piazza at Schmidts for the first annual Philadelphia Vendy Awards.
The awards show will take place next Saturday, July 9, from 3 to 7 p.m. at The Piazza at Schmidt’s in Northern Liberties (1015 N. 2nd Street) and will feature the street food showcase and an intense cook-off between the chefs.
Our city’s roving food scene has exploded of late, and many of its brightest stars were present, including Jose Garces’ Guapos Tacos
Haven’t made it out yet to Jose Garces’ new Guapos Tacos food truck?
Local food trucks run the gamut from student grub in stainless steel carts to upscale eats in high-tech mobile kitchens. And the city’s food truck register is continually expanding; the newest addition, a Memphis Taproom hot dog truck, officially opens for business Saturday, April 23.