The White Spot Triple O Mobile

Apparently there’s a new player – with a familiar name – in Vancouver’s street food scene.  Earlier this month, White Spot, Vancouver’s historic burger chain, launched the big green Triple O mobile.  The truck debuted at one of the Celebration of Light fireworks events at English Bay.

The Triple O mobile offers a full lineup of Legendary Burgers, Double Doubles (two quarter-pound patties with two slices of cheese and bacon), fries and milkshakes made with real ice cream.  It’s also serving as a kind of mobile research-and-development lab where diners will be able to try out new, experimental dishes like the mysterious Nacho Burger.

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The White Spot Triple O Mobile

Feastro the Rolling Bistro: Food Cart Fame

Feastro the Rolling Bistro - Food Network FameIf you don’t already know about Feastro – The Rolling Bistro, one of the new food carts opening up this week at the corner of W.Cordova and Thurlow, you will soon.

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Feastro the Rolling Bistro: Food Cart Fame

Vancouver’s New Street Food Options

Roaming Dragon (Photo credit: Alex Dobson)

The City of Vancouver has today announced the successful applicants for street food cart positions to be located around town this year.

See below for a list of the 19 vendors, where they’ll be located and what they’ll be serving.

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Vancouver’s New Street Food Options

New, FREE Vancouver Street Food App for iPhone & iPad

Screenshot of the Vancouver Street Food App

It’s hard to believe it’s been less than a year since Vancouver’s street food scene exploded (due a new-in-2010 initiative); today, there are over 20 Vancouver street food vendors serving everything from Pan-Asian and Dim Sum to pulled pork sandwiches, pizza and fresh croissants at locations throughout the downtown core. (For a look at the vendors, see Remy’s post Vancouver Street Food: The Complete List of Food Carts.)

Want to know where the nearest Vancouver street food cart is? Or whether or not Re-Up BBQ or Cartel Taco are open? Now there’s an App for that: the FREE Vancouver Street Food App for iPhone, iPad and iTouch.

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New, FREE Vancouver Street Food App for iPhone & iPad

Vancouver Street Food: The Complete List of Food Carts

The days of hotdogs and roasted chestnuts are long gone.  In the wake of a new initiative launched by the city, Vancouver’s street food scene has exploded.  On sidewalks around the city you can now find everything from Korean-style tacos to wild salmon and Asian fish balls to pulled-pork barbecue.  Here’s an updated list of the city’s offerings, courtesy of the fantastic new blog Vancouver Street Eats (www.vancouverstreeteats.ca).

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Vancouver Street Food: The Complete List of Food Carts