Street Meat

The Halal Guys

The Halal Guys

Sorry, I know this cart (which is now an army of carts) is popular and supposedly one of the best, but to me it's straight garbage. Mass produced and inconsiste...
Bob & Jo

Bob & Jo

It's amazing how many different cuisines have the standby chicken-over-rice combo. In this case you have Korean -- or, rather, Korean fusion. Now, I grew up in ...
El Rey del Sabor

El Rey del Sabor

Somehow Mexican food and carts just makes sense. Sure you can get some Middle Easterny type stuff and Greek and whatnot, but the Mexican stuff is kinda made to...
King Tut Halal Food

King Tut Halal Food

Apparently the owner of Charcoal Grill thought it was time for a change, so he got a new cart and rebranded it King Tut! This guy was nice enough to wheel his c...
Uncle Gussy's

Uncle Gussy’s

I'm not sure what's up with Greeks and their Uncles. In fact the whole uncle concept is kind of creepy. There was a time when I thought eating food that was coo...
Mo'Men Halal

Mo’Men Halal Food

This poor cart always seems to be surrounded by Manhattan turmoil. My last visit (pictured left) finds our meat truck covered in scaffolding, wedged between a c...
Papa Perrone's

Papa Perrone’s

I grew up on a coast with no Italians. My only reference was the Godfather movies and Tony Danza. Not only did that narrow my understanding of Italian Ameri...
Charcoal Grill

Charcoal Grill

I can't honestly say I spied a single brick of the black stuff on this dude's grill, but if he calls himself the Charcoal Grill, it must be true! I also can...