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Vendy Awards New York

Social Justice Through Food Trucks

Liz Neumark | Posted 09.16.2015 | Taste
Liz Neumark

Once again, New Yorkers flocked to Governors Island for the Annual Vendy Awards to determine the Best Street Food Vendor and to raise funds for the Street Vendor Project, a non-profit providing "advocacy and support for the thousands of people who sell food and merchandise on the street."

WATCH: NYC Vendy Awards Finalist, King Souvlaki of Astoria

Liza de Guia | Posted 10.27.2013 | Taste
Liza de Guia

"Grilling fast and grilling good" is the name of the game at this meat-on-a-stick street food stop.

There's More to Philly Street Food than Cheesesteaks

Liza de Guia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Liza de Guia

The City of Brotherly Love was recently invited to bring a handful of food trucks to the 2010 Vendy Awards this weekend to show off the very best in Philly street food. And believe it or not, there won't be any cheesesteak carts making an appearance!

Always Hungry

Liz Neumark | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Liz Neumark

From the moment I was expected to contemplate a Yom Kippur fast as a teenager, I became ravenous. I clearly remember the object of my uncontrollable hunger -- Smokey the Bear cookies.

And The Winner For Best Street Food In The City Is...

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A husband and wife who sell tacos and quesadillas have been named New York City's best street vendors. Fernando and Yolanda Martinez...

2009 Vendy Awards Finalists Announced: Pick Your Favorite! (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The Vendy Awards are back! It may not be as flashy as the Academy Awards or as validating as the Pulitzer Prize, but let's face it: the Vendys will...

Vendy Awards Finalists Announced

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The finalists for the 2009 Vendy Awards were announced over the weekend. Ranging across various cuisines, from Jamaican to Halal, the top food vendor...