Category archives for: Vendy Awards

Nashville, TN: 30-Plus Food Trucks Battle it Out at Nashville Street Food Awards


More than 30 food trucks will be battling it out for the best of the best Saturday for the third annual “Nashville Street Food Awards” at Nashville Farmers Market.

Bucks County, PA: Bucks County Food Truck Wins Best Dessert Vendy Award


The Vendy’s are the first street food event and competition in the United States

Philadelphia, PA: Ready, Set Complete and Eat

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Fate of Food Trucks Determined as City of Brotherly Love Hosts Fourth Annual Philadelphia Vendy Awards, Opens Nominations and Announces All-Female Judging Panel

New York, NY: Coming To A Street Near You – Peace, Bliss and Vegan Food-Truck Treats

Adam Sobel's Cinnamon Snail food truck is a finalist for the "Best of NJ" Vendy award. Photo courtesy of Adam Sobel.

Patience and positivity may not be common business tactics in a city where cut throat captains of industry rule, but so far it’s working for Sobel. He has built a thriving catering business, and a cookbook is in the works for next year.

New York, NY: Street Eats – Chaat from Desie Khaana, Mysttik Masaala’s (New) 3rd Cart

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Underneath the snacks were lots of chickpeas and chickpea puree, chopped raw onions, and cilantro.

Nashville, TN: Nashville Street Food Awards Results — You Shoulda Been There


Twenty-plus food trucks surrounded the edge of the park in the same footprint as the weekly Musicians Corner site to feed the masses and compete in 10 competitive categories.

New York, NY: Halal Guys Opening A Storefront In Two Weeks

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One of the most popular food carts in NYC will be opening a storefront in the East Village during the first week of November.

Chicago, IL: NYC Street Food Awards “The Vendys” Expands to Chicago

Photo Credit: Nick Murway

The Vendy Awards not only brings together people selling from trucks, but sidewalk and stoop chefs are also welcome, which means you’ll get to try the most authentic grub Chicago has to offer.

New York, NY: 2013 Vendy Awards Recap – Best Dessert

Itizy Ice Cream Wins Best Dessert (credit: NYSF)

Best Dessert is always a favorite category of ours at the Vendy Awards. We are serious ice cream and frozen dessert addicts, and once again, this was the place to be for delicious desserts.

New York, NY: 2013 Vendy Awards Recap – The Vendy Cup & People’s Taste Awards

El Olomega Wins The Vendy Cup (credit: NYSF)

They did it again! A Red Hook Ballfields Vendor, El Olomega, was the big winner at the 2013 Vendy Awards, held Saturday, Sept 7th in Brooklyn. That makes 4 out of the last 5 years that a Red Hook Ballfields Vendor has won the prestigious Vendy Cup, awarded to “The Best Street Vendor in NYC”.