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El Olomega Food Truck: Putting Pupusas on the Map

Our VideosBy Liza de Guia on Aug 22, 2013
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“This is the best. You have soccer. You have pupusas back here. What else can you ask for? This is like being in heaven!”

Meet Janet & Marcos Lainez, siblings and co-owners of El Olomega food truck based in Red Hook, Brooklyn. For over 25 years, El Olomega has been spreading the love for their family’s secret recipes for pupusas, a traditional El Salvadorian-style street food. This is their story.

Vendy AwardsThe NYC Vendy Awards, celebrating the best of New York’s mobile food community, will be held Saturday, September 7th, 2013 at Industry City in Brooklyn, NY. I hope you can make it! Tickets for the event can be purchased at Eventbrite here.

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The Cinnamon Snail: A Happy Clappy Vegan Food Truck

Our VideosBy Liza de Guia on Aug 22, 2013
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“We keep all our workers on a high dosage of donut juice and silly stuff.”

Meet Adam Sobel, the chef and founder of The Cinnamon Snail, a playful, vegan food truck serving New Jersey and New York City. With donuts  names like The Ultra Right Wing Conservative Bearded Lady Bop or the Hulk Hogan Transvestite Fudgie Wudgie, you can see there’s a playful sensibility to the mission of this very special vegan truck. This is Adam’s silly story.

Vendy AwardsThe NYC Vendy Awards, celebrating the best of New York’s mobile food community, will be held Saturday, September 7th, 2013 at Industry City in Brooklyn, NY. I hope you can make it! Tickets for the event can be purchased at Eventbrite here.

Thanks for watching food. curated.! Happy Eating!

King Souvlaki of Astoria: You Don’t Burn, You Don’t Learn

Our VideosBy Liza de Guia on Aug 22, 2013
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“Astoria likes its kings.”

Meet Lampros & Kostas Tsampas, the family behind King Souvlaki of Astoria, a Greek-street food truck based in Astoria, Queens. “Grilling fast and grilling good” is the name of the game at this meat-on-a-stick street food stop. Here, it’s all about family. This is their story.

Vendy AwardsThe NYC Vendy Awards, celebrating the best of New York’s mobile food community, will be held Saturday, September 7th, 2013 at Industry City in Brooklyn, NY. I hope you can make it! Tickets for the event can be purchased at Eventbrite here.

Thanks for watching food. curated.! Happy Eating!

The Chipper Truck: The Last Stop in Woodlawn

Our VideosBy Liza de Guia on Aug 22, 2013
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“Our customers are always #1. We always look out for our customers.”

Meet Alice and Valentino, the co-owners of The Chipper Truck, a late-night only, Irish food truck based in Woodlawn, NY. In this mini Irish community tucked away in the Bronx, eager night owls come hungry to The Chipper Truck for addictive Irish comfort food. Here, chips are king. This is their story.

Vendy Awards

The NYC Vendy Awards, celebrating the best of New York’s mobile food community, will be held Saturday, September 7th, 2013 at Industry City in Brooklyn, NY. I hope you can make it! Tickets for the event can be purchased at Eventbrite here.

Thanks for watching food. curated.! Happy Eating!

Luke’s Lobster: Ambassadors of Maine

Our VideosBy Liza de Guia on Aug 22, 2013
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“Making this lobster roll is like making a peanut butter sandwich for anybody else.”

Meet Luke Holden, the president and founder of Luke’s Lobster, a sustainably focused Maine seafood company based in New York City. Luke is a proud Mainer, or “Mainiac”. Out of his Nautical Mobile, a.k.a The Naughty Mobile, he shares with New Yorkers a taste of his hometown: fresh, simply prepared Maine-style lobster rolls. This is his story.

Vendy Awards

The NYC Vendy Awards, celebrating the best of New York’s mobile food community, will be held Saturday, September 7th, 2013 at Industry City in Brooklyn, NY. I hope you can make it! Tickets for the event can be purchased at Eventbrite here.

Thanks for watching food. curated.! Happy Eating!