Galbi w/Rice and Short Ribs

Food Truck serving Korean BBQ Taco Fusion - @koreanbbq_2011

Lobster Roll

Monsta Lobsta is a lobster roll buisness that sells delicious lobster rolls that are affordable, nutritional and delectable! - @MonstaLobsta

YumYum CupCakes

The Yum Yum Cupcake Truck is Orlando's first cupcake truck! - @yumyumtruck_fl

Cheese Tequenos

Tastebuds-catering a Latin American flare food truck - @Tastebuds4you

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Mil's Latin American Cafe Food Truck in Orlando.

( - Mil's Latin American Cafe Food Truck in Orlando is a truck that I have been passing coming home for about two months now. It is not out often, maybe two times a week - Friday and Sat - around 6 - 12 am on Oakridge and S. Rio Grande Ave.

(sorry cell phone pictures)

Mil's is run by a delightfully lady, who cooks the food ready to order. She reminds me of going to your grandma's house on a Sunday and watching her in the kitchen throwing down, cooking a Great Home Made Meal. Mil's menu consist of Burgers, Hot dogs, Chicken fingers, Fries, Onion rings and a Variety of Latin Food made Fresh ready to order.

We got Two Bacon Chz Burgers, A Regular Burger.

Fries and an Empanada!

Great Price points....for all that I paid  about $15. 

The Bacon burger was juicy, flavorful...the bacon was not over cooked or under cooked and it was thick!

They have three different Empanada you can buy, I bought the empanada  stuffed full of meat and cheese...perfectly seasoned and perfectly melted.

I highly recommend this Truck! It has that homely feel many trucks are missing.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Food Trucks to the Rescue - A Tongue Slapping, Tail Wagging Event

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Media Contact: Jennifer Graddy
Doglando Foundation, Inc.

For Immediate Release

Food Trucks to the Rescue
A Tongue Slapping, Tail Wagging Event
ORLANDO, FL – June 8, 2011:  The Doglando Foundation, Inc. will be hosting an animal rescue adopt-a-thon and food truck pod event on June 18, 2011 from 6:00pm-10:00pm in downtown Avalon Park.

Food Trucks to the Rescue will be an exciting event featuring local animal rescues along with local food trucks promoting animal welfare and good eats. The Bigdawg and Paul Show will be on hand to provide family friendly entertainment throughout the evening. By bringing these two popular groups together, Doglando Foundation, Inc. hopes to raise awareness of the local animal rescue groups.  Dogs and puppies will be available for adoption during this event..  This event is free and is open to the general public.

Sponsors include Englert, Leite & Martin; PL, Avalon Park, University of Doglando, Groom Grub & Belly Rub, Bigdawg & Paul Show and Orlando Connections. 

About Doglando Foundation
The Doglando Foundation Inc. is a non-profit 501(c3) (status applied for) educational organization that promotes responsible canine ownership locally and within our community by creating programs that will improve the welfare and well-being of dogs.  Our programs include puppy enrichment programs for rescue / rehab / training / adoption, youth educational programs, dog assisted therapeutic programs, shelter / rescue volunteer and staff training programs.

Twitter: @DoglandoFound

Friday, June 10, 2011 Orlando Food Truck Bazaar Summer Series Goes Hyper-Local

(orlandosfoodtrucks) - Orlando Food Truck Bazaar is a recurring event bringing select food trucks from across Orlando together every other month in various neighborhoods to celebrate and promote Orlando's wonderful food truck culture. We hope readers will sample, taste, explore and see how fun and delicious street food can be, and what diverse offerings Orlando has to offer. 

June 2011
Sunday June 12, 6pm - 10pm Oviedo Mall, 1700 Oviedo Marketplace Blvd
Sunday June 19, 5pm - 10pm Orlando Fashion Square Mall, 3201 East Colonial Drive
Sunday June 26, 6pm - 10pm Parliament House Bar & Resort, 410 North Orange Blossom Trail

July 2011
Sunday July 10, 6pm - 10pm Oviedo Mall, 1700 Oviedo Marketplace Blvd
Sunday July 17, 5pm - 10pm Orlando Fashion Square Mall, 3201 East Colonial Drive
Sunday July 24, 6pm - 10pm Avalon Park3680 Avalon Park E Blvd

August 2011
Sunday Aug 14, 6pm - 10pm Oviedo Mall, 1700 Oviedo Marketplace Blvd
Sunday Aug 21, 5pm - 10pm Orlando Fashion Square Mall, 3201 East Colonial Drive

Know Before You Go 
This event can be tons of fun if you know what to expect before you arrive, so make sure you're prepped by reading this brief list of "hard facts."

1. Expect to wait in long lines. While the food is delicious, it does not come fast. Why? Its not fast food. These are restaurants on wheels. Plan to wait.

2. We (The Daily City) have no control over the speed at which the lines move. The food trucks themselves control that.

3. Some trucks will run out of food. This can happen while you're waiting in line.

4. Expect to experience 1 - 2 trucks. If you get to experience more, yay!

5. Think tailgating: if you want to sit down while in line or while eating, bring a chair. Some folks also bring tables or eat in their car/truck. 

6. Some trucks do take credit, but many do not, so bring cash. Ones and fives (not tens and twenties) are VERY welcome by the vendors.