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The Lineup Of Delicious Dishes At The LA Street Food Fest

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If there's one thing us Angelenos can be thankful for is the diversity of food we have in our town. That's why we were pretty stoked about the food and drink vendors participating at the 5th Annual LA Street Food Fest that hits the Rose Bowl in Pasadena on June 28. But now, we have the lineup of creative dishes that these food purveyors will be whipping up at the gluttonous fest. Some items that piqued our interest included the tempura squash blossom tacos at Carb & Nation, Jamaican tinga tostadas at El Condor, miso jidori chicken musubi at Mama Musubi, Vietnamese coffee popsicles from Quenelle, and basically all the unique ice cream flavors at Salt & Straw.

For general admission at $55, you can sample from nearly 100 vendors from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. (like an all-you-can-eat-and-drink event), so study this list well if you're planning on going so you can make room for the best items in your foodie belly. The list below is separated by the different "villages" the fest will have set up. More info about the fest can be found here.


No Tacos, Please!
Black Bean Organic Non-GMO Vegetarian Nachos + The Green Turtle Organic Cold-Pressed Juice

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VaKa Burger
Truffle Burger: Baby Rocket, Provolone, Truffle Oil, Caramelized Firestone DBA Onions, Roasted Garlic Aioli + Brioche Bread Pudding with Portuguese Brioche Buns


TomatilloQuito: Marinated Chicken Corn Tortilla Taquitos with Tomatillo Cream Sauce Sauce, Cheddar + ShrimpQuito: Grilled Shrimp, Cucumber, Egg Roll style with Sriracha Mayo Sauce, Sriracha Honey, Walnuts, Cilantro

Cambalaches Gourmet
Chicken Breast Chimichurri with Argentinian Pork Chorizo, Green Salad

Dia de los Puercos
Tinga Tostis

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Casa Oaxaca
Squash Blossom Tempura Tacos + Hibiscus Tacos + Oaxacan Cheese Tacos + Huitlacoches Quesadillas with Grasshopper Salsa

Bizarra Capital
Corn Esquites

La Monarca
Café de Olla + Pan Dulce

Mango Ceviche + Nikkei Ceviche

Misky Misky
Anticuchos: Peruvian Grilled Beef Hearts + Chicha Morada

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Frida Mexican Cuisine
Asada Tacos + Carnitas Tacos + Chicken Tacos

Mexicali Taco and Co.
Taquito de Lomo

Ceviche Project
Peruvian Scallop and Santa Barbara Sea Urchin on the Half Shell

Tikal Restaurant
Mole de Platano + Garnachas

Mariscos el Mazateño
Spicy Shrimp Tacos + Crunchy Octopus Tacos + Marlin Tacos

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Tacos Kokopelli
Pulpo al Kraken Tacos

Él Condor
Jamaica Tinga Tostada

Él Coraloense
Taco a la Diabla + Ceviche de Sierra

Aro Latin
Ceviche + Corn Esquites + Pork Sopes

Street Foods Co
Blue Crab Quesadilla + Tempura Fish Tacos

The Lobos Truck
Cheesy Ranch WACHOS®

Ceviche + Aguachile

Candela Taco Bar
Al Pastor Tacos + Agua Fresca: Espinaca y Pina

Forkin’ Good Café
Chef Portillo's Ceviche + Squash Blossom Quesadillas, Salsa + Watermelon Basil Agua Fresca + Cucumber Lemonade


CJ’s Wings / The Broaster Kings
Boss Sauce Hot Wings

Meat in the Middle
Wings + Sliders

Grilled Cheese Truck
Plain and Simple with Cheddar + Cheesy Mac Melt + Cheesy Mac & Rib

Short Cake
Savory Grilled Cheese Panini + Nancy's Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookie + Café au Lait Eclair + Berry Tart

Short Order
Pulled Pork Sliders with Slaw

Grist & Toll
Heritage Grain Salad + Miso Brownies + Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Porchetta and Salsa Verde

Braised Beef Tongue with Chorizo + Tomatillo with Chile Cascabel Salsa + Watermelon Gazpacho

Biscuit, Chorizo Gravy, Quail Egg

Dog Haus Dogs
Another Night in Bangkok

Gourmet Stuffed Burgers + Stuffed Sliders + French Fries

Roadhouse Rotisserie
Chicken Sushi + Rotisserie Chicken + Pulled Pork + Baby Back Ribs + Chorizo Sausage

Carb & Nation
Tomato Gazpacho, Celery Foam, Baby Sweet Shrimp + Signature C&N Flatbread with Bourbon Butter and Smoked Salt + Housemade Soda

The Grain Café

Greenspan’s Grilled Cheese
Mediterranean Grilled Cheese: Brioche, Provolone, Artichokes, Peppers, Tomato, Avocado Mayo + Tomato Basil Soup Dip

Del Rey Deli
Del Rey Artisan Muffaletta + Del Rey Caprese + Roasted Corn Salad

Chicken & Rice
Chicken Bowls and Lamb Bowls with Salad, Rice, Special White and Red Sauce

Kitchen Mouse Vegan Café
Vegan Tempeh Reuben Tacos

Gindo’s Spice of Life
Char Grilled Shrimp with Grits and Gindo's Spice of Life

Formosa Café / Chef Brian Huskey
Korean BBQ Brisket Tostada, Avocado, Pickled Fresno Peppers and Slaw


Sushi Roku
Baked Crab Hand Roll + Spicy Tuna Hand Roll

Chicken Tikka Masala with Basmati Rice

Simply Baguette
Bacon, Brie, Walnut, Arugula Baguette + Chicken Curry, Bell Pepper, Carrot, Butter Lettuce Baguette + White Bean, Eggplant, Olive Tapenade Baguette

Polka Restaurant
Pierogi + Red Cabbage

Crepe Studio
Ham & Cheese Crepe + Classic Dessert Crepes: Strawberry, Banana and Nutella with Whipped Cream

Starry Kitchen
Not Yo' Mammas Chinese Take-Out: Sweet and Sour Rib-Eye Beef

Aloha Plate
Teriyaki Spam Musubi

Hotato Potato
Tornado Potato

Trattoria Neapolis
Bombolini with Meyer Dipping Sauce + Strawberry-Basil Lemonade

DOMA Kitchen
Plov Simmered Rice with Veggies + Original Belgian Waffles

The Asian Box
Vietnamese Glass Noodle Salad + Coconut Curry Tofu + Six Spice Chicken

Mama Musubi
Miso Jidori Chicken Musubi + Curry Tuna Mayo Musubi

BEP Vietnamese Kitchen
Squid Salad with Shrimp Paste Sambal

Luckdish Curry
Chicken Curry Bowl

Bling Bling Dumpling
Ginger Pork Dumplings + Chicken and Thai Basil Dumplings

Currywurst + Bratwurst + Kilbasa

The Urban Oven
Tre Fungi: Olive Oil, Mozzarella, Crimini, Oyster and Shiitake Mushroom, Seasonal Peppers and Dill


Bottled Carbonated Tequila Cocktails

Cliff’s Edge ft. Matt Biancaniello
Cocktail Infused Oysters

Outpost Coffee
Bottled Cold Brew



Bar 1886
Queen's Park Swizzle: Rum, Lime, Simple Syrup, Mint, Angostura Bitters

Captain Planet: Bols Genever, House Made Spiced Watermelon Strawberry Shrub, Lemon, Effervescence

Petty Cash
Petty Cash Margarita made with Ocho Tequila + The Brixton: Gin, Poblano, Habañero, Lime, Flaming Green Chartreuse

The Church Key

Melrose Umbrella Co.


Your Little Local
Coffee Martinis ft. Vittoria Coffee and Tito's Vodka


Copa Vida
Espresso, Macchiato + Cappucino, Americano + True Beans Cold Brew + Garden of Eden Iced Tea + Hibiscus Cooler Iced Tea

SOLID Coffee Roasters
Nitro Cold Brew on Tap + Pour Over Coffee

Home Brewed Bar

Cognoscenti Coffee
Bangkok Brew

Angels Gate Roasting
Cold Brew (Nitro Carbonated and Regular) + Bunn Trifecta Brewed Coffee

Cafecito Organico
Global Warming: Coffee, Whole Milk, Raw Cane Juice, Ice

Espresso Republic
Cold Brew Coffee + Iced Latte + Iced Mocha + Sparkling Coffee Cherry Iced Tea

Frijolitos Mobile Café
Mariachi Loco Latte + Frijolito's Mocha Latte + El Coqui


Salt & Straw
Sea Salt Ice Cream with Caramel Ribbons + Stumptown Coffee Ice Cream with Compartes Love Nuts + Gooey Brownie and Roy Choi's Salted Peanuts

Shave It
Rootbeer Float: Vanilla Bean Ice Cream covered with Rootbeer Shaved Ice +
The Crazing: Cookie Dough Ice Cream with French Vanilla Flava topped with Caramel and Fudge

Vietnamese Coffee Popsicles + Apple Pie Bon Bons with Bourbon Caramel

Donut Friend
Bacon 182 (Vegan or Non-Vegan): Maple Glaze and Regular Or Vegan Bacon + Rites of Sprinkles: Cake Donut with Chocolate Icing and Sprinkles + Caramel Assault: Traditional Caramel and Salt Donut + White Stripes

Ice Cream Lab
Salt Lick Crunch Vanilla Ice Cream + Pretzels and Caramel

Pop’d Up
Traditional Thai Popsicles

Peach Tart + Mexican Chocolate Ice Cream + Watermelon Sorbet

Saffron & Rose
Persian Style Ice Cream Sandwich + Faloodeh and Poppy Seed Slush

Churro Borough
Mini Churro Ice Cream Sandwiches

Fluff Ice
Peach and Honeydew Fluff

Mwokaji Cakery
Tropical Passion: Vanilla Cupcake with Passionfruit Filling and Whipped Frosting, topped with Coconut and Mango Drizzle + Chocolate Chip Cupcake: Chocolate Chip Cupcake with Oreo Buttercream Frosting

Kalimantan Chocolate + Ghana Chocolate + Papua New Guinea Vanilla + Madagascar Vanilla

Brioughnuts + Cupcakes + Cookies

Peddler’s Creamery
Mexican Chocolate + Mint Chip + and Strawberry Basil Sorbet

Kona Ice
Shaved Ice

The Beignet Truck
New Orleans Beignets

Eds. Note: We updated the list with new information from the folks at L.A. Street Food Fest.