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Off the Grid Rolls Into Southside Berkeley on Telegraph

Off the Grid Rolls Into Southside Berkeley on Telegraph

| July 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Off the Grid street food empire continues to expand its markets in the East Bay and debuted another location in Berkeley last night.

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Mission Dispatch Street Food Pod Launches in San Francisco

Mission Dispatch Street Food Pod Launches in San Francisco

| May 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Around lunchtime today KQED was abuzz about the new food truck pod that popped up around the corner on Bryant. I grabbed my Nikon and took a lunchtime photo op at The Mission Dispatch Launch Party. Bob Wilms, Development Director of The New Black and Mission Dispatch shared the story behind the new cool lunch spot.

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KQED’s Forum: Putting the Brakes on Food Trucks?

KQED’s Forum: Putting the Brakes on Food Trucks?

| January 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Bay Area’s foodie culture has gone mobile in recent years, as food trucks offering everything from creme brulee to empanadas to curry-filled burritos have proliferated. But in San Francisco, some restaurant owners say the carts are cutting into their business and are asking City Hall to step in. Meanwhile, food truck vendors complain about the red tape and confusing permit process. Both sides are unhappy with the current rules, and they have come to the table to hash out new regulations.

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Move Over Off the Grid: Moveable Feast Comes to the Peninsula

Move Over Off the Grid: Moveable Feast Comes to the Peninsula

| July 3, 2011 | 6 Comments

The Peninsula gets its own food truck event with “Moveable Feast” this
past Friday, which featured 25 food trucks and a healthy number of
suburban visitors.

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Off the Grid and Bites on Broadway: Food Trucks To Debut in East Bay

Off the Grid and Bites on Broadway: Food Trucks To Debut in East Bay

| May 25, 2011 | 1 Comment

Two food truck events, Off the Grid and Bites on Broadway, debut soon in the East Bay. Find out how these street eat meet ups intend to reflect the flavor of the communities they serve — and who’s cooking.

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Food Trucks: Toasty Melts is Grilled Cheese Goodness

Food Trucks: Toasty Melts is Grilled Cheese Goodness

| May 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Elaine Wu talks to the owners of the food truck, Toasty Melts. Find out how their culinary inexperience lead them to making grilled cheese sandwiches, a cult favorite on the street food scene.

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Off the Grid is Making Street Food Mainstream

Off the Grid is Making Street Food Mainstream

| April 12, 2011 | 1 Comment

Almost every food craving you could ever think of could be satisfied by at least one of the food trucks at any given Off the Grid location in San Francisco. In just a couple of years, OtG in Fort Mason has become the single largest weekly block party for foodies in the Bay Area.

But with almost every food category being represented there, is there fear of street food being a trend that’s reaching oversaturation? Off the Grid’s man-in-charge, Matt Cohen, says absolutely not.

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