Rest in Peace to Bem Bom Food’s Chef Chico Mendonça

I learned about the death of Chef Chico Mendonça today from Bem Bom Food in Orlando in the news. He died at the age of 57 from cancer after a 7 month battle, according to the Orlando Sentinel.  I first tried Bem Bom Food during the first World’s Largest Food Truck Rally EVER (I knowContinue reading “Rest in Peace to Bem Bom Food’s Chef Chico Mendonça”

Spaddy’s Coffee Co. celebrates 1 year anniversary in Seminole Heights

Spaddy’s Coffee Co. will celebrate its 1 year anniversary on Saturday, September 2nd, 2017 in Seminole Heights. I’ve been fan of Spaddy’s Coffee ever since I met the dude at the Seminole Heights Japan Festival. The staff is always friendly and the coffee and tea are always good. View this post on Instagram A postContinue reading “Spaddy’s Coffee Co. celebrates 1 year anniversary in Seminole Heights”

Taco Traveler delivers world class eats

I stopped by The Taco Traveler food truck today for Taco Tuesday at C. 1949 Florida Beer Garden. The two have teamed up for a weekly Taco Tuesday event as of late. It was my first time visiting either business. The Taco Traveler is a local food truck that started last year serving tacos inspiredContinue reading “Taco Traveler delivers world class eats”

The Cake Girl dessert food truck opens August 27th

Local vendor The Cake Girl is opening a mobile food truck to the public on Saturday August 27th, 2016. The Grand Opening event will be held from 11AM-6PM at Gables Motorsports of Wesley Chapel located at 28009 Wesley Chapel Blvd. Wesley Chapel, FL 33543. Local food trucks will join The Cake Girl for the opening eventContinue reading “The Cake Girl dessert food truck opens August 27th”

Tostones, Inc. food truck opening next week

Tampa will have a new food truck hit the streets next week called Tostones, Inc Food Truck. Tostones, Inc. will serve a variety of dishes with tostones as the main ingredient. Tostones, for those who don’t know, are twice-fried green, ripe plantain slices – they are crispy and delicious and found in many Spanish speakingContinue reading “Tostones, Inc. food truck opening next week”

La Guaguita – Puerto Rican Cuisine Food Truck

A friend and I went on a ethnic market hunt and just as I started complaining that there are basically no Puerto Rican food spots in Tampa, I turned around and saw a food truck called La Guaguita waving a Puerto Rican flag. My friend and I decided to investigate. Click the photo for aContinue reading “La Guaguita – Puerto Rican Cuisine Food Truck”