Events, Food Trucks, News

Food Smackdown Arranges Gourmet Food Trucks for JetBlue

Food Smackdown Arranges Top NYC Food Trucks for JetBlue Food Smackdown has arranged a gourmet food truck line-up for a private annual event in New York for JetBlue in March 2013! Over a thousand guests are expected to attend to enjoy food and desserts from some of the most popular and best gourmet food trucks…

Burgers

Island Burgers & Shakes - New York, NY

Island Burgers & Shakes - New York

Island Burgers & Shakes is located at 766 9th Ave (between 51st St & 52nd St) in the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood of Manhattan in New York. Island Burgers describes itself as a West Coast-style burger shack that attracts a deservedly cultish following. An accurate depiction based on our experience – not to mention their burger…

Burgers

The Spotted Pig - New York, NY

The Spotted Pig - West Village New York

Once an apartment now converted to a restaurant, The Spotted Pig in West Village is said to be New York’s first gastropub. The Spotted Pig is hip, super-popular and has a fun and unique atmosphere with one of the best burgers in New York. The gastropub has earned a prestigious Michelin rating and is a…

Sandwiches

Carnegie Delicatessen - New York, NY

Carnegie Delicatessen - Manhattan New York

Carnegie Delicatessen is a world famous delicatessen and true landmark in New York. It is located in the Midtown West Neighborhood of Manhattan in New York City at 854 7th Avenue between 54th Street and 55th Street. Carnegie’s also has locations in the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas, Foxwoods Casino in Connecticut, Six Flags in…

Food Trucks, Sandwiches

Mexicue Food Truck - New York, NY

Mexicue Truck - New York, NY

Mexicue describes itself as the sweet love child of red-hot Mexican cuisine and down-home, barbeque goodness. Can spicy, sultry flavors of Mexico hang with the smoky and sensuous barbecue they ask? Based on our experience we’d have to say a definite yes. The unique concept of Mexican cuisine infused with traditional BBQ flavors was not…

Food Trucks

The Treats Truck - New York, NY

The Treats Truck - New York, NY

During our trip to New York we visited The Treats Truck at the World Financial Center (WFC) food truck court (North End Avenue at Vesey Street), where several food trucks gather to serve lunch 11am-3pm Monday through Friday. The Treats Truck is a mobile bakery in NYC that serves delicious daily baked cookies, brownies, cupcakes,…

Food Trucks, Sandwiches

Big D's Grub Truck - New York, NY

Big D's Grub Truck - New York, NY

Big D’s Grub Truck is a New York food truck offering a unique menu comprised of delectable Asian-style tacos, grinders (sandwiches) and more, and one of the few trucks in NYC to offer breakfast on-the-go. Big D’s Grub Truck is owned and operated by Dennis Kum (Big D), a native New Yorker who was born…

Sandwiches

Katz's Delicatessen - New York, NY

Katz's Deli Katz's Pastrami Sandwich

Katz’s Delicatessen is one of the most popular delis in New York. To say it’s a hot spot for sandwiches would be an understatement. Crowds of people (tourists and locals) pour into Katz’s every day to taste the delicious sandwiches and experience a tradition that was established in 1888. Katz’s Deli opened on Ludlow St….

Pizzas

Lombardi's Pizza - New York, NY

Lombardi's Pizza New York NY Pepperoni and Sausage Pizza

Lombardi’s Pizza in New York is a historic landmark popular among tourist and locals alike. Over a century ago in 1905, Lombardi’s was licensed by the City of New York becoming America’s first pizzeria. Today, it is still highly regarded as one of the best pizzerias in New York and across America. With all the…

Burgers

Shake Shack - New York - Madison Square Park

Shake Shack Shack Burger Madison Square Park NYC New York

The Shake Shack opened in 2004 and has since grown to ten locations — six of which are in NYC (Madison Square Park, Upper West Side, Citi Field, Theater District, Upper East Side and Battery Park City). Shake Shack is a NYC hot spot popular among locals and tourists. We visited the Madison Square Park…