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First Look: Baba’s

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: Baba’s

The story behind Baba’s dates back to over two and a half years ago to when Dan and Caroline Kraus first informed Columbus Underground that they would be taking their mobile venture That Food Truck, and turn it into something bigger called The Butcher’s Baker in Italian Village. Since then, the name changed and the […]

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Baba’s Porch Food Trailer Opens at Seventh Son Brewing Co.

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Baba’s Porch Food Trailer Opens at Seventh Son Brewing Co.

Dan and Caroline Kraus, the minds behind That Food Truck, have rolled out a new food venture. Baba’s Porch, a mobile food trailer, has opened on Fridays at Seventh Son Brewing Co. Big Red, the couple’s nickname for their That Food Truck truck, was facing a bevy of mechanical problems over the past few months. […]

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Speciality Grocery/Bakery/Restaurant Coming Soon to Old North Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Speciality Grocery/Bakery/Restaurant Coming Soon to Old North Columbus

When we last checked in with Dan Kraus of That Food Truck, he had his sights set on opening something new called “The Butcher’s Baker” in Italian Village. The bad news, is that it’s no longer happening. “That was kind of me swinging for the fences,” he admits. “The plan was to own the building […]

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The Butcher’s Baker Coming Soon to Italian Village

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson The Butcher’s Baker Coming Soon to Italian Village

When Dan Krause bought out his original business partner at That Food Truck last year, it was with the intention of returning to and refocusing the truck on his first loves: smoked meats and butchery. A regular gig at Seventh Son Brewing gave Krause the opportunity to introduce folks to what he has dubbed Ohio-Style […]

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Older Food Trucks Update With New Outlooks for 2013

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Older Food Trucks Update With New Outlooks for 2013

As the food truck culture continues to explode on the Columbus food scene, changes must be made. Evolution is the grandfather of longevity, and to that end, several trucks are getting a makeover this Spring – gussying up, scaling down, and adding stripes – all to cater to the growing numbers who get their daily […]

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That Food Truck Brings Local Ingredients to the Streets

Walker Evans Walker Evans That Food Truck Brings Local Ingredients to the Streets

If you’re a foodie, you’re probably familiar with the term “farm to fork” or “farm to table”. But how about “farm to truck”? That’s the concept behind the vaguely named but colorfully decorated That Food Truck. Most of their ingredients are sourced locally and meats are butchered in-house (or should we say… in-truck). Their menu […]

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