Food Trucks

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Harriet Brewing Holds Food Truck Rally In Minneapolis

Food, beer and live music — sounds like a pretty good way to spend a Saturday! Minneapolis’ Harriet Brewing is holding an edition of the Minnesota Food Truck Associations brewery series, which features 17 food trucks in one location.

05/09/2015

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New Mpls. Takeout Container Rules Go Into Effect On Earth Day

Wednesday is Earth Day, and new rules on restaurant takeout packaging will go into effect in Minneapolis.

04/21/2015

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A Food Lover’s Guide to Denver

Do you love food? Are you always looking for something new to try? If you answered yes to the previous questions it is about time you make plans to experience the many cuisine options in the Denver area.

04/02/2015

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Early Spring Means Business For Food Trucks, Nice Ride Bikes

Late winter days like Thursday aren’t just good for morale. For some locals, the early arrival of spring means more money. For instance, on Marquette Ave. and 7th Street, light jacket weather equals heavy foot traffic in the food truck lines.

03/12/2015

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Local Food Trucks Enjoys All-Star Game Boost

Major League Baseball celebrates stars of the past and future during the All-Star Game. But the big leagues are moving beyond peanuts and Cracker Jacks, putting the spotlight on five up-and-coming Minnesota chefs.

07/15/2014

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PA Food Truck Explosion May Lead To Change In MN Standards

Minnesota’s food truck businesses are revisiting safety measures after a dangerous incident in Philadelphia on Tuesday. A mother and daughter working inside a Philadelphia food truck were critically injured, and at least 10 others were hospitalized after an explosion.

07/02/2014

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Uptown Hosts 3rd Annual Food Truck Fair

The third annual Food Truck Fair was held in Minneapolis’ Uptown neighborhood Sunday. The festival opened at 11 a.m., and many people from around the metro, and state, flocked to Lake Street and Hennepin Street for a taste of the food trucks.

06/29/2014

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A New Addition Along The Green Line? Food Trucks

Now that the light rail’s new Green Line is up and running, some businesses in St. Paul are hoping it’ll pay off. Not the least among them, food trucks. Many local food trucks don’t spend much time in St. Paul but that could soon be changing.

06/16/2014

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Best Food Trucks In Minnesota

Tame hunger pangs and titillate the palate with some of the best food trucks in Minnesota.

06/11/2014

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Curiocity: Food Truck Feature — O’Cheeze

There’s a few things most couples do during their first year of marriage — perhaps they buy a new house or get their first pet. But I’m guessing not many decide to buy and operate a brand new food truck.

05/22/2014

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Everything Old Is New Again At Valleyfair

You don’t have to have nerves of steel to have a good time. This year, the amusement park is offering up some more family-friend rides as well. Edward Moody checked out the all-new area geared towards families. Did we say “all-new”? Well, in this case at least, everything old is new again.

05/20/2014

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Curiocity: Food Truck Feature — Butcher Salt

Jean Hutar says she was “destined to live the restaurant life.” Her family helped start her passion early on at their locally owned restaurant, where she quickly graduated from hostess to breakfast line cook — the place she honed the skills she still utilizes today.

05/15/2014

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Harriet Tap Room, Food Trucks Host ‘Spring Spread’

No one’s more hungry for warm weather than the people who cook and serve from food trucks. On Saturday, a group got together to kick off the season. Sixteen trucks pulled up to Harriet Tap Room and opened their windows for the “Spring Spread.”

05/10/2014

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Curiocity: Food Truck Feature — Taste Of Target Field

Admit it — sometimes you’re tempted to hit up a Twins game just for a ticket to the concession stands. It’s OK. We’ve all been there. Luckily, the Twins have been working on an idea to bring their incredible food offerings to you.

08/27/2013

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Too Hot For Food Trucks

Working in a food truck is a hot experience on a normal day, but on Monday it’s was just unimaginable.

08/26/2013

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Curiocity: Food Truck Feature — Cajun 2 Geaux

How does an aircraft mechanic for the military end up owning and operating a food truck? It’s simple — two loves, that of a woman and that of New Orleans Cajun cooking.

08/14/2013

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Curiocity: Food Truck Feature — Moral Omnivore

The only pair more complementary than The Moral Omnivore’s Beet Slider and Portobello Mushroom Fries is the duo that pioneered the ecological food business.

07/24/2013

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Skyway Businesses Shuttering, Point Blame Toward Food Trucks

In the past 2 1/2 weeks, three skyway businesses have closed and a fourth is scheduled to announce it will be closing Friday. Business owners said they had no choice but to close after losing business to the food trucks that line Marquette Avenue one story below.

07/23/2013

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’: Fore, Food Trucks & Strangers’ Staring

Why do golfers yell “fore?” Who determines where the food trucks park every day? And can you feel someone staring at you?

07/19/2013

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Hola Arepa Among The Stands At Food Truck Fair

Say hello to Hola Arepa — the bright, teal truck that’s fast become a favorite for many downtown lunch-goers. Serving the best in Latin cuisine and traditional arepas, this mobile kitchen has been a popular place since it opened last year.

06/28/2013

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Curiocity: Food Truck Feature — Scratch

When you eat at Scratch food truck, you’re enjoying the flavors of Geoff King’s heritage. From his mother’s kitchen and his grandmother’s recipes to his family’s dining room table, the food you order from this bright and cheery food truck are straight from the heart.

06/27/2013

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Best Food Trucks In Minnesota

Here are some of the food trucks in the area that are making waves in the local food scene. You’re likely to find them at a street corner near you or parked at your local tap room on any given night.

06/19/2013

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DeRusha Eats Goes Behind The Scenes With Food Trucks

The food trucks are back on the streets of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Even though they usually open their windows at 11 a.m., the work starts early in the morning. You have to get up early to begin the day with with Christina Nguyen and Birk Grudem from Hola Arepa, and Natalie Coleman and her team from Dandelion Kitchen.

06/08/2013

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Curiocity: Food Truck Feature — Hot Indian Foods

One of the best things about the recent influx of Twin Cities food trucks is that if you wait long enough, you’ll find a truck serving something from just about every part of the world. Answering our prayers for a taste of India, newcomer Hot Indian Foods has just hit the pavement.

06/04/2013

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Fashion Truck Is The Latest Store On Wheels

As soon as the snow melted, we saw all sorts of food trucks pop up around downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul. But food isn’t the only thing you can find on wheels. A Minnesota woman has turned a cleaning truck into the hottest mobile store.

05/31/2013

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