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The Columbus Food Truck scene has exploded in recent years with dozens of trucks to be found every day serving food at locations all throughout the city. Below you’ll find the latest news and updates on local food trucks.

Paddy Wagon Opening Jailhouse Cafe at Scarlet & Grey

Walker Evans Walker Evans Paddy Wagon Opening Jailhouse Cafe at Scarlet & Grey

Local food truck Paddy Wagon is continuing their expansion into the brick-and-mortar world with the announcement of a new location called Jailhouse Cafe popping up inside the Scarlet & Grey Cafe at 2203 North High Street, just north of OSU. Earlier this year, Paddy Wagon similarly launched Jailhouse Rock inside the Little Rock Bar in Italian […]

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Unusual Eats: King Kong Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Unusual Eats: King Kong Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Columbus is home to some big food. This city is home to the Thurmanator. We have an eight pound omelet. Columbus has produced a Dagwood impressive enough to score some time on national television in Man vs Food. And we have King Kong. True, there’s no t-shirt or cash prize for conquering King Kong. It’s […]

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Mojo Tago Moving into Brick & Mortar

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Mojo Tago Moving into Brick & Mortar

It’s been four years since Brian Reed began offering the people of Columbus the chance to get some seriously delicious tacos on-the-go. The Mojo TaGo trucks are among the most popular in the city, regulars at festivals and events. Food truck season is typically from May to October (Ohio weather permitting), which has limited Reed, […]

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Best Bites Breakdown: Street Thyme Food Truck

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Best Bites Breakdown: Street Thyme Food Truck

Making something the ultimate it can be often requires collaboration. After all, two heads are better than one and all that good jazz. The same holds true for burgers, where some of the best creations, it seems, comes about when several minds and palates get together. That’s the story with the Apple Bacon Brie Burger […]

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Street Thyme Wins 2014 Best Food Truck Poll

Walker Evans Walker Evans Street Thyme Wins 2014 Best Food Truck Poll

Over 8,900 votes were cast over the past week as we narrowed our search for the best food truck in Columbus from a starting bracket of 64 down to 32 to 16 to 8 to 4 to 2 to 1. Yesterday it came all down to a race between semi-finalists Challah! and Street Thyme. Votes […]

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12 Food Trucks Not to Miss at the Columbus Food Truck Festival

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson 12 Food Trucks Not to Miss at the Columbus Food Truck Festival

There are some changes coming to the Columbus Food Truck & Cart Festival this year, scheduled to take place Friday, August 15th – Saturday, August 16th. There are longer hours, more food truck vendors, and a brand new app available to enhance the food truck festival experience. This new app, a collaboration between Columbus-based, SeeMore Interactive, […]

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Donatos Brings Their Pizza to the Streets with New Food Truck

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Donatos Brings Their Pizza to the Streets with New Food Truck

If you’ve lived in this city for an extended period of time, and love pizza, then chances are you’ve had Donatos. The over-50 year old company is especially popular for catering large lunches and events, and with some 35 branches throughout Central Ohio, convenient as well. Despite such comprehensive coverage, demand for a food truck […]

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