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SF Street Food Fanatics Unite

SF Street Food Fanatics Unite

| August 24, 2009 | 9 Comments

Street food fanatics descended upon the Mission on Saturday for the San Francisco Street Food Festival 2009, a day-long block party presented by La Cocina.

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SF Street Food Festival 2009 Photo Slideshow

| August 23, 2009 | 1 Comment

Watch a photo slideshow from the San Francisco Street Food Festival 2009 that took place Saturday Aug 22, in the Mission District. The event was a benefit for the non-profit La Cocina.

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Forum: Street Eats

Forum: Street Eats

| August 21, 2009 | 2 Comments

Forum takes to the streets to find out what mobile food vendors are dishing up in the Bay Area. From creme brulee carts and escargot on a stick to taco stands and tamales, street food is becoming more and more popular. Forum previews upcoming street food festivals in San Francisco and Oakland, and welcome listeners’ “pavement cuisine” picks.

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Pie: A Separate Piece

Pie: A Separate Piece

| August 4, 2009 | 0 Comments

We may be approaching gastronomic Thunderdome, a new quasi-post-apocalyptic condition of eating through recession, where restaurants, having struggled, gradually shutter and practically disappear altogether, surrendering the pitted scene to scrappy, subsistence-level free-agents — wagon-pushers and van vendors — with no regard for increasingly irrelevant health code regulations, much less entrepreneurial convention.
Pie Truck is one of the latest freelance foodie endeavors to garner city-wide attention and, as it turns out, it’s a lovely, deserving operation.

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