Monday, January 16, 2012

Dine Out Vancouver events includes food carts in Street Food City



I'm looking forward to the 2012 edition of Dine Out Vancouver, and am heading up to Vancouver on Jan. 20, 2012 for opening weekend. DOV is celebrating its 10th year and runs for 17 days through Feb. 5, 2012. Read more about it in my Seattle Travel Examiner site.

A fun feature this year is Street Food City. For just three days, Jan. 24-26, eight of Vancouver's street food carts will be located on the north plaza of the Vancouver Art Galley from 11 AM - 3 PM. Special Dine Out Vancouver creations and discounts will be available. Here's what you'll find:

The Juice Truck
Cold pressed juice from Gastown
Jan. 25-26
$1 off all juices

Soho Road
Tandoori chicken wraps on fresh baked naan
Free chai

Coma Food Truck
Korean, Mexican fusion
Two tacos with Korean brown ginger tea + orange, rosemary truffles ($15)

Mom's Grilled Cheese
Grilled cheese sandwiches
Surprise special!

It's All About Grill
Grilled meats and veggies
Free pita bread

Tacofino Cantina
Fish tacos and burritos
Surprise special!

The Brasserie
Chicken sandwiches and butter tarts
Surprise special!

The Re-Up BBQ
Southern BBQ
Southern Explosion sandwiches ($8); New Mexico chili with smoked pork shoulder ($6); Black bean and corn chili - vegetarian ($4.50); Combo sandwich, chili and beverage ($12)




The Re-Up BBQ outside Vancouver Art Gallery in 2011 Photos by Sue Frause