News from The Carts

October 30, 2011

Some tidbits for ya:

Some cart moves to update you about. With Green Castle closing, we have some updates on the carts there:
  • Burger Guild is moving to A la Carts on SE 50th and Ivon
  • Gaufre Gourmet has moved to SW 9th and Alder
  • Viking Soul Food is moving to Good Food Here at SE 43rd and Belmont
  • We Be Weiners has moved to SW 5th and Harrison into the Portland State parking garage.
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Winter is coming, and with the cooler weather, some carts decide to shutter during those months instead of fighting through the slow times. The following carts have closed for winter:
  • Yogio and The Dog House PDX on NE Alberta
  • Scoop Organic Ice Cream at North Station
  • Picnic on SW 9th and Washington
  • Cool Harry's Frozen Yogurt on SW 10th and Alder
  • The Sugar Cube at Good Food Here
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Bo Kwon of Koi Fusion opened his brick and mortar kiosk down in Bridgeport Village this month. With a menu featuring his signature tacos, sliders and now rice bowls, movie patrons and shoppers now have something new to try. More information at KoiFusionPDX.com


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Lastly, we learned today that Nuevo Mexico has closed. Jesse Sandoval opened the cart back in June of 2009 at the corner of SW 3rd and Stark. He created a following there that moved with him when he relocated to Mississippi Marketplace the next year. It has been a good run for the cart and I'm sure they will be missed. We wish Jesse and his staff good luck on their next adventures.