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Catching Up With Kenny Kim: fRESHsTREET Returns for the Weekend

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Catching Up With Kenny Kim: fRESHsTREET Returns for the Weekend

fRESHsTREET, the husband-wife duo famous for one of the first noteworthy food truck/pop-up ventures in Columbus, will be back in town this weekend following a three year absence from the city. Sadly, they’re not here to stay, but the masterminds behind Foodie Cart and Section 8 Yakitorium will be setting up shop at The Commissary […]

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Pop-up in a Pop-up at fRESHSTREET Yakitori

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Pop-up in a Pop-up at fRESHSTREET Yakitori

Pop-up restaurants and one-night-only events have been the rage for the past couple years, and this phenomenon is coming to Columbus in one of the most unique ways. fRESHSTREET Yakitori, the popular Japanese street food pop-up specializing in white oak grilled skewers, will be teaming up with two award-winning chefs to present the first ever […]

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Bincho Taqueria Coming This Fall to Weinland Park

Walker Evans Walker Evans Bincho Taqueria Coming This Fall to Weinland Park

Kenny Kim and Misako Ohba are two of the hardest working young restaurateurs in Columbus these days. The duo launched Foodie Cart in 2010, serving up unique Japanese Crepes to passers by. In 2011, they threw a one-two punch and opened Freshstreet Takoyaki in the Short North (which is no longer open) and Freshstreet Yakitori […]


Section 8 Yakitorium Opening in The Brewery District

Walker Evans Walker Evans Section 8 Yakitorium Opening in The Brewery District

From the creators of Foodie Cart and fRESHSTREET comes yet another new dining concept that is sure to excite their local foodie fan base. Husband and wife duo Kenny Kim and Misako Ohba will be opening Section 8 Yakitorium this Thursday, December 15th inside the Double Happiness bar, located at 482 South Front Street in The Brewery District. […]


Freshstreet Takoyaki Opens in the Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans

When we polled our readers in December about their favorite food cart of the year, one stood out at the top of the list: Foodie Cart. Not content to just bring back their Japanese crepe cart, owners Kenny Kim & Misako Ohba decided to take things in a different direction this spring. As of yesterday, […]


Best Food Cart of 2010 – Foodie Cart

Walker Evans Walker Evans

We almost left the category of Best Food Cart off our list this year since we already did a more casual survey in September to find the Top 10 Food Carts of the Summer. We’re glad we did include this though, as the results that came back variety a little bit with a wide polling […]

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Foodie Cart Brings Japanese Crepes to Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Summer of 2010 may officially be known as the Summer of the Food Carts thanks to a wide variety of sidewalk dining options that have exploded over the past few months. One unique offering that has quickly gained a loyal following is “Foodie Cart”, which owners Kenny Kim & Misako Ohba created to serve […]


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