Culinary Tourists, listen up. You’d travel miles for the best Street-Food. Even plan whole culinary vacations around Street-Food. Well, you need only travel to Portland, Oregon for the very best in Street Food. #1 in the World in fact according to Budget Travel and US News Travel
“With more than 400 carts selling everything from Korean tacos to Carolina-style barbecue, Food Carts Portland is a microcosm of mobile meals, ” according to Marisa Robertson-Textor.
Lunchtime crowds gather near SW 10th Avenue and SW Alder Street; later on, night owls head across the river to SE 12th Avenue and SE Hawthorne Boulevard for deep-fried cherry pies and savory crepes, served until 2 a.m.
Food Carts Portland has a list of cuisine categories, locations and maps. From Baked Potatoes to Vietnamese to Turkish to Sicilian, you’ll find more than 50 different carts. “Like” Food Carts Portland on Facebook.
Start your Culinary Vacation at a Portland Bed and Breakfast where we serve up the very best in Oregon Slow Food, right from the Farmers Market to you. Then “graze” through Portland and see what we already knew, Portland has the “World’s Best Street Food”.
Eat Mobile, Portland’s Food Cart Festival, will be held at OMSI this year on Saturday April 28. Fifty different street food vendors will serve up samples of their creations to the throngs of fans who will eat it up while enjoying an adult beverages and some live music. All proceeds from the event go to Mercy Corp Northwest’s local economic development program which assists entrepreneurs in securing funds for small businesses, including food carts.
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