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“The red carpet gala for New York’s pushcart heroes.” 

- Saveur Magazine

“What's more appetizing than a Grammy, more mouth-watering than an Emmy? Yes, it's The Vendy-symbolic of culinary supremacy among New York's 10,000 sidewalk chefs.” 

- New York Daily News

“The Vendys is by far one of the most fun and delicious food events.” 

- Serious Eats

“We feel spoiled sometimes because NYC has so many great and filling food events to choose from each year—but the Vendy Awards really is the best of them."

- Gothamist

“A five-hour marathon of consumption and celebration.” 

- Fork In The Road

“Captures NYC’s intense love for quick and artful eats" 

- Eventbrite (Voted Top 5 for 2013 Events)


New York City

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The Village Voice: Street Food’s Best Compete at NYC Vendy Awards

Timeout NY: The best street eats and food trucks at the 10th annual Vendy Awards

NY Post: Meet the Vendy Awards Rookie of the Year Contenders

Spiegel Online: Streetfood-Oscar in New York: Burger auf Restaurantniveau

Eater New York: Cinnamon Snail and Calexico Triumph at Vendy Awards

El Salvador.Com: Pupuseria movil competira contra los mejores camiones de comida de Nueva York

Midtown Lunch: Hallo Berlin, Freddy, Calexico & More Return to Vendy Awards as Masters

Grub Street: Ramen Burgers and Dough’s Doughnuts Among this Year’s Vendy Award Finalists

Gothamist: Mobile Food Champs Compete for Master’s Cup Title At This Year’s Vendy Awards

HuffingtonPost: Meet the 5 Food Truck Finalists for 2014 NYC Vendy Awards

Thrillist: And the Winner of the 10th Annual Vendy Awards Is…

Metro: Food truck with a mission hires at-risk New Yorkers

AMNY: Vendy Awards to spotlight and honor city’s best street vendors