Label: Vij’s Railway Express

Street Food City Returns to Vancouver With More Flavour Than Ever Before

It’s that time of year again when Dine Out Vancouver takes over the city’s restaurants and Street Food City returns to the Vancouver Art Gallery. Now in its fourth year, Street Food City has expanded to become a week-long event with more than 25 participating food trucks, 15 of which are on site every day from 11:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m. on Monday to Thursday, and 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Friday and the Weekend.

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Street Food City III Proves That Good Things Come In Threes

For the third year in a row, Tourism Vancouver’s Dine Out Vancouver festival set up shop at the Vancouver Art Gallery and presented Street Food City III.  This food truck fest ran from Tuesday through Sunday and featured a great lineup of of food trucks and carts including Eat St. alumni like the Juice Truck, Roaming Dragon and Vij’s Railway Express.

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Vij’s Railway Express is enRoute Magazine’s Peoples Choice Award Winner

Vancouver’s street food scene received another huge honour this past week when Vij’s Railway Express won the People’s Choice Award for Best New Restaurant in an online poll conducted by enRoute Magazine. The award is the latest in a long line of exciting distinctions for owner Vikram Vij, who earlier this year was featured on Eat St. and was also named a celebrity judge on the inaugural season of Chopped Canada.

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Get Your Motor Running With Eat St.

Come along for the ride as Eat St. returns to Food Network Canada on Monday, June 17th at 11:00 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. PT with a pair of brand new back-to-back episodes. We’ll be visiting eight cities in two countries in our quest to bring you the most daring and delicious street food around.

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Top 10 Street Food Items Worthy of a Food Adventure

With 2012 coming to a close I’ve chosen to look back on all my street food experiences this year to bring you 10 items worthy of a food adventure.  It’s been quite the year here in Vancouver with a lot of new carts hitting the street. The bar was also raised with several new restaurant-quality trucks and chefs like Vikram Vij and Top Chef Canada competitor Jimmy Stewart joining the street food revolution.

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