Calling All Foodies: Top 5 AKFF Food Trucks!

Calling All Foodies: Top 5 AKFF Food Trucks!

Heading down to Abbot Kinney to enjoy some quick and tasty eats? Take our word for it and try one, two, or all five of our AKFF favorites. First Fridays is July 3, 2015!




Kogi-Food-Truck-FirstFridays-reissco1. Kogi BBQ

Ever wonder what would happen if a Mexican Food Truck and Korean Food Truck had a baby? If the curiosity is killing you, try Kogi BBQ. Often spotted in the parking lot of The Brig, the famous Korean taco truck draws attention from every street corner. Fan favorite? Spicy pork burrito. Wet. This hunk of spice and savory will send you right back in line.

2. South Philly Experience

This food truck is literally dripping with South Philly flavor in the heart of Venice. Choose your cheesesteak “wit” or “witout” onions. Our advice? Buffalo Steak “wit.” Every time. Go the full nine yards and order a side of fries topped with crabmeat.

Grilled-Cheese-Food-Truck-Cheesy-Mac-&-Rib-Melt-AKFF3. The Grilled Cheese Truck

Take a break from your juice cleanse and indulge in cheesy goodness. If you’re looking for a combination of comfort-food and sassy fusions, the grilled cheese truck may be your foodie soulmate. Keep it classic with a plain and simple with a cup of tomato soup. Craving sophistication? Try the cheesy mac: fully loaded. Nothing says posh like BBQ pork and caramelized onions drowning in sharp cheddar.

 4. Angie’s Wieners

These are no basic hot dogs with a side of ketchup. Angie’s Wiener’s is a force to be reckoned with and well-worth fighting tooth and nail to get your order in. Once you get to the front of the line… Lights. Camera. Action! Nothing makes you feel like a Hollywood superstar like Angie’s menu. Choose from “The Producer,” “The Director,” “The Diva,” and many more.

5. Amazebowls

Grow some bowls and try this delicious and nutritious gem at AKFF. Amazebowls is a diamond in the rough for all you trendy health nuts. What more could you ask for? Bright acai paired with crunchy granola and an assortment of fruits will leave you satisfied and guilt-free.

 

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6 Spots to Get Your Brunch on This Summer in Venice Beach, Santa Monica & Hermosa Beach

6 Spots to Get Your Brunch on This Summer in Venice Beach, Santa Monica & Hermosa Beach

Why eat breakfast and lunch when you can brunch!

Sunny Spot

Sunny-Spot-_brunch-Venice-600pxInstagram not only your food but snap a picture with friends outside of Sunny Spot with their mural on Washington Blvd. Sunny Spot offers eclectic options with names almost as good as their food! Try their Hangover Plate, or a side of sweet and salty plantains, and continue the party with cocktails like the tequila and hibiscus “Permanent Vacation.”

Brunch: Saturday & Sunday
9:30 am – 4 pm
822 Washington Blvd, Venice

 

 

Salt Air

Salt-Air-Venice_brunchIf seafood is more your taste, make your way to Salt Air in Venice! Their brunch menu offers oysters and a lobster roll. If you have more traditional tastes go for their buttermilk pancakes or French toast – you will not be disappointed!

Brunch: Saturday & Sunday
11 am – 3 pm

1616 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice

Brick + Mortar

Start your weekends right with bottomless mimosas at Brick + Mortar. This funky and somewhat tucked away location on Main street is the destination for all sorts of choices. They offer a traditional all American breakfast, crab cakes, and pizzas on their brunch menu.

Brunch: Saturday & Sunday
10 am – 3 pm

2435 Main Street, Santa Monica

Sonoma Wine Garden

This is a go-to on Third Street Promenade with outdoor seating and “Bottomless Bubbles” for 2 hours for $35. The bubbles include mimosas, bellinis, bloodymarys and more.

Brunch: Saturday & Sunday
1:30 am – 2:30 pm

395 Santa Monica Place Suite #300, Santa Monica

Superba Food + Bread

Superba-Food-+-BreadIf you’re seeking a healthy option, try the avocado toast and an almond milk latte at Superba’s new location on Lincoln Boulevard. Who knew toast could be so interesting? For the early riser, the bakery and coffee bar opens at 7 am and the restaurant opens at 9 am for Saturday and Sunday brunch.

Brunch: Saturday & Sunday
9 am – 4 pm  

1900 S Lincoln, Los Angeles

 

 

The Rockefeller Gastropub and Crafthouse

With locations in both Hermosa and Manhattan Beach, The Rockefeller offers bottomless mimosas and food choices ranging from doughnut holes to a pork belly benedict with their special Rockefeller sauce.

Brunch: Saturday & Sunday
9:30 am – 3:30 pm

418 Pier Avenue, Hermosa Beach
1209 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach

SunnySpot-VenicemimmosasCan you tell we like our mimosas bottomless? Happy summer and happy brunching! What brunch spots do you like? Reply in our comments field below and share with the AKFF Blog!