Tag: Portland

Portland, OR: Food Cart Owner Nong Balances Life, Work and Play

Nong moved to Portland from Bangkok in 2003, working at Thai restaurants around town before deciding to start her own business. She opened her first cart downtown in 2009; three years later, she opened a second center-city location, plus a takeout kitchen in Southeast Portland.

Vancouver, CAN: Vancouver Named Third-Best Food Truck City in North America

Food trucks have been on the radar at recent Vancouver city council meetings as the number of food carts grow and permits are reviewed. Council has suggested using Portland as a model as the food cart business continues to gain popularity in Vancouver.

National News: 4 Cities with Amazing Food Truck Scenes

By now, food trucks are a mainstream phenomenon, one igniting cravings countrywide. Offering a tasty reason for a themed vacation, some cities take portable vittles to new heights.

Portland, OR: The Italian Market brings South Philly Street Food to Portland

cheesesteaks are for tourists! Those are the first words I remember hearing from the owners of The Italian Market almost a year ago

Portland, OR: Cambodian Cart Sok Sab Bai Debuts Brick-and-Mortar

It's official: Cambodian street food spot Sok Sab Bai is off the street, having settled into the SE 21st brick-and-mortar digs that most recently housed Bara Sushi.

Seattle, WA: Hey West Coast, Seattle Trucks Like Your Style

Game on sister; you're steppin' with your gat on safety because here are three mobile food concepts originating from Los Angeles, Portland, and San Francisco that Seattle has covered.

Vancouver, CAN: Vancouver’s Food Carts Headed for Portland-Style Clusters

There’s something about all the carts being in the same place that makes six times the people come out

Nelson, CAN: The Rise of the Food Cart in Nelson

Every city that has attempted to adopt the food cart culture has faced its own problems.

Nelson, BC: Nelson Food Trucks – How Much is Too Much?

Havemann and Clint were busy selling food to the crowds at the Starbelly Jam Music Festival in Crawford Bay and even to the masses at MarketFest on Baker Street.

Portland, OR: Donations Exceed Amount Stolen from a Portland Food Truck

hen customers saw her letter, donations began flooding in through extra large tips, donations to her website and even more traffic to her N.E. Portland food cart that is usual for a non-holiday.