Category: Food Trucks

Dos Chinos opens Sit Low Pho 

This story starts off with the birth of a little food truck called Dos Chinos. The owner Hop Phan’s reputation got him featured in national magazines, and then on various Food Network shows, including Man vs Child, where he was challenged by three children chef protégés who were […]

PGA Northern Trust Open is #NotJustGolf

The Northern Trust Open is among the most respected golf tournaments on the PGA TOUR and was held February 15-21 , 2016 at the historic Riviera Country Club, in the upscale Los Angeles suburb of Pacific Palisades. The Northern Trust Open attracts the best professional golfers from Bubba […]

#GetLowPho with Dos Chinos

Veteran Food Truck Dos Chinos has (as owner Hop Phan calls it) a tiny little storefront in Downtown Santa Ana inside the 4th Street Market. He carried over the menu from his popular food truck, with food items such as his Oahu Shrimp tacos, his Bolsa pork bowls, […]

San Francisco: Soma StrEATfood

While gathering information for lookingforfoodtrucks, I came across this daily food truck gathering in San Francisco. It is a permanent fixture in SoMa, and looks like its a great place to check out the next time I am in the Bay Area! Most of the food truck gatherings […]

Irvine: Brunch at TLT Food

Daniel Shetomb, owner of the food truck: The Lime Truck, opened up TLT, the brick-n-mortar version at the Irvine Spectrum back in November 2014.  The menu was inspired and taken from their food truck, allowing fans to enjoy the favorite menu items anytime, year round. TLT also has […]

Las Vegas, June 2015

We were in Las Vegas last December, and I did a little bit of gambling at The Cosmopolitan casino. I must have donated enough money, as I was rewarded with 2 night’s complimentary stay.  I booked a room, and was offered an upgraded balcony room facing the Aria […]

The Lime Truck’s TLT opens in Irvine

Orange County fans rejoice!! We can have the Lime Truck food without having to dine curbside!  OK, it does defeat chasing a food truck, but sometimes its nice to sit down and relax with a cold beverage, right? Officially opened on Wednesday, November 19, 2014, TLT had a sneak […]

TLT: the Lime Truck

Three years ago, the Lime Truck rolled on the streets of the OC and became known as the fresh, innovative food truck. Last summer they won the reality tv show The Great Food Truck Race. Chef Jason left to open his own place, The Playground, in downtown Santa […]

Las Vegas: Musashi’s and SnOwONOshaveIce

Karen’s birthday usually lands around the Stanley Cup Finals, and we decided to bring back the tradition of going to Vegas.   We stayed at Harrahs’s this time and went to Musashi’s for dinner. Ahi poke tuna salad Karen’s favorite dish: Oyaku-don… best in Vegas! After dinner, we went chasing […]

Gravy Train, a poutine food truck

When I was going to Montreal, Kris Loomis from the Anaheim Ducks said to try a Canadian dish called “poutine”. It’s typically a bar food dish, supposedly for hangovers. It’s a heaping amount of fries topped with cheese curds and brown gravy. There’s a new food truck called […]