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SF: Restaurant Owner Succeeds In Blocking JapaCurry Truck

Alison Rowe vowed to keep the JapaCurry truck from doing business on Second Street, promising to block his truck.

Restaurant Owner Vows to Oust JapaCurry Truck from Legal Spot Downtown

Jay Hamada thought he was doing everything right, spending thousands of dollars and wading through months of confusing permit applications to get the proper licenses for his JapaCurry food truck.

Ice Cream Truck Ordered Out of Marina Green; Bureaucratic Screw-Up Blamed

Even when a legal street food vendor scores a success in this town, things can turn unexpectedly janky. That's the lesson the owners of the Twirl and Dip ice cream truck learned this weekend, after the city turned them out of a Marina Green spot they leased last month, the result, apparently, of a bureaucratic fail.

S.F.: Southern Sandwich Food Truck Debuts This Week

On Thursday, Southern Sandwich makes its longed-for S.F. debut at Off the Grid: UN Plaza. Nathan Niebergall tells SFoodie Thursday's S.F. premiere is merely the first of regular OTG appearances for the next six months.

The Rib Whip: New S.F. Food Truck Has BBQ Smoker On Board

A new barbecue truck is expected to roll out in San Francisco this week when truck startup The Rib Whip makes its debut at Off the Grid: UN Plaza.

Piqueo’s Chef Behind Potrero’s Sanguchon Peruvian Food Truck

Yesterday, SFoodie pondered a mystery ― a sidewalk sign in Potrero Hill with an advance tease about new Peruvian food truck Sanguchon, including a link to an inactive website.

The Year in Food: Street Food Gets Serious

Before this year, San Francisco's street food was the domain of those who needed to improvise to make an extra buck.