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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.

Short Order: Ropa Vieja at Havana Mia

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Short Order: Ropa Vieja at Havana Mia

Ropa Vieja can be translated as “old clothes” . . . which is not the most appetizing name for Havana Mia’s tasty masterpiece. The name is a traditional one, though, and the internet says Ropa Vieja is the National Dish of Cuba. Some things go better untranslated. For the purposes of this discussion, Ropa Vieja is slow-cooked, […]

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Short Order: AJ’s Quesabirria

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Short Order: AJ’s Quesabirria

AJ’s Birria Tacos is a food truck that could set up shop anywhere. That’s how food trucks work; they’re mobile. So, you might expect it to set up camp near some sort of local hotspot, a place with lots of people. Perhaps a busy metro office park, or an outdoor festival or market.  But instead, AJ’s […]

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Seitan’s Realm Bringing New Vegan Restaurant to Clintonville

Susan Post Susan Post Seitan’s Realm Bringing New Vegan Restaurant to Clintonville

Seitan’s Realm followers now have a place to gather. The vegan food truck with the ultimate tongue-in-cheek name is making things permanent with a brick-and-mortar in Clintonville. For the uninitiated, seitan is a versatile vegan protein primarily made of wheat gluten. Owner Kevin Ridenbaugh was aiming for a stand-out name when he and his wife […]

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Bites & Sips: Afra Grill, Gogibop Open, Changes for Flowers & Bread and More

Susan Post Susan Post Bites & Sips: Afra Grill, Gogibop Open, Changes for Flowers & Bread and More

Dining and drinking in Central Ohio may look a bit different as restrictions remain in place due to the coronavirus, however that hasn’t kept a few new spots from popping up and others from pivoting to find new ways to move forward. Read on for more food news! Afra Grill Opens on Morse Road Blending […]

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Ray Ray’s Opening Fourth Location in Powell

Susan Post Susan Post Ray Ray’s Opening Fourth Location in Powell

Nocterra Brewing in Powell has found itself a permanent food truck. Ray Ray’s Hog Pit will open at 41 Depot St. four nights a week starting Saturday, May 16. “I feel I can open this new location in good faith during the pandemic because the demand is there,” says Ray Ray’s Owner James Anderson. “Folks […]

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Central Ohio Food-Based Businesses Get Creative in Response to Pandemic

Susan Post Susan Post Central Ohio Food-Based Businesses Get Creative in Response to Pandemic

The response to the Coronavirus has forced Central Ohio’s restaurants, breweries, food trucks and other eats-based businesses to get creative. Ohio’s bars and restaurants closed to dine-in patrons as of 9 p.m. on Sunday, March 15, leaving locations the option of closing for the duration, or shifting their business models to carryout and delivery. A […]

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Bites & Sips: Dragon Donuts, James Beard Awards, Bourbon & More

Susan Post Susan Post Bites & Sips: Dragon Donuts, James Beard Awards, Bourbon & More

Donuts and bourbon and awards! Oh my! Bites & Sips keeps you updated on tidbits of news from the world of imbibing and dining in Central Ohio. From openings to bottle releases, and the holy grail of culinary awards, read on to find what and where to eat and drink in Columbus. Dragon Donuts Debuts […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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