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Madison Square Eats Set to Return

Flatiron’s favorite pop-up food market is set to return next Friday, September 27.  Madison Square Eats, the bi-annual outdoor food market that takes place in Madison Square Park and brings together some of the best chefs and most original dishes …

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Go Burger

Highlights: The Go Burger Sauce was delicious

Lowlights: Burger was on the smaller side

While we love all the interesting and original options on food trucks across the city, sometimes you just want your standard All-American Burger and Fries for …

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Nominees Shine as the Vendy Awards Take Brooklyn

They say good things come to those who wait, and after 23 years in the business Janet and Marcos Lainez of El Olomega waited long enough. The competition was stiff for the Vendy Cup at this weekend’s “Oscars of Street …

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BoDillaz Famous Quesadillas

Highlights: Well-priced for the portion.

Lowlights: The menu has no focus, and the food suffers for it.

My lunch at BoDillaz Famous Quesadillas was quite the surprise. It isn’t often a food truck appears in my neighborhood and I …

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Vendy Cup Finalists Announced

vendy awardsThe Nominees for the 2013 Vendy Cup were announced recently. The competition, to be held on September 7 in Industry City, will look to crown the top food truck in New York City. Judges include Elettra Wiedemann, Francis Lam, Justin …

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Neapolitan Express

Highlights: The sweetness of the sauce.

Lowlights: Nothing about this pie stood out among the many other great pizza options in NYC.

Ever since the Vendy’s announced their “Rookie of the Year” nominees, I have been aching to try …

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Korilla BBQ

Highlights: Full of flavor and very original.

Lowlights: Occasionally run out of ingredients.

It’s not often you hear the term “life-changing burrito.” And I’m not one to abuse hyperbole, but in this instance it’s warranted – Korilla’s burritos truly are …

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Hibachi Heaven

Highlights: Big chunks of juicy meat.

Lowlights: Not nearly enough sauce.

Hibachi Heaven is a self-proclaimed “family run mobile restaurant that serves up delicious Japanese style barbecue.” While the food didn’t seem particularly Japanese to me, there were some interesting …

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Fishing Shrimp Off The Streets

fishing shrimp logoAccording to the Fishing Shrimp website, the seafood truck will no longer be in operation. The truck has been re-branded to be called Moo Shu Grill. This, from the website:

Due to rising seafood prices, Fishing Shrimp can no longer

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First 2013 Vendy Award Nominees Revealed

vendy awardsThe first wave of nominees for the 2013 Vendy Awards were announced today, highlighted by the nominees for the anticipated Rookie of the Year award. For those who are new to the food truck scene, the Vendys are the annual …

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