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These are the year’s best food trucks in NYC

Written by
Lauren Rothman

The much-looked-forward-to Vendy Awards are coming right up—this summer’s food truck festivities will be held on Governors Island on September 16. The full list of finalists is all in, including Bad Hombres, a new taco truck category, and, of course, the coveted Vendy Cup. Before the coming food festivities, indulge your salivary glands with this list of the finalists in those categories, plus the trucks facing off in the Best Market Vendor, Best Dessert Vendor and Rookie of the Year categories.

Vendy Cup finalists:
Big Brother’s Delicious Food
DF Nigerian
Anton’s Dumplings
Adel’s No. 1

Bad Hombres (Y Mujeres) finalists:
Born & Raised
El Rey Del Sabor
El Toro Rojo
Los Viajeros

Best Market Vendor finalists:
Jhal NYC
What’s the Dillaz
The Malaysian Project
Tramezzini NYC

Best Dessert Vendor finalists:
The Crepes Truck
Dulcinea Churros
Jean NYC cakes
Moon Man
Sweet Zahra

Rookie of the Year finalists:
Momo Bros
Harajuku Sushi and Crepe
Warung Roadside

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