Taste of Cincinnati 2017 to include 14 new food vendors

Lineup of 52 vendors announced
Posted at 12:41 PM, Apr 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-27 06:57:33-04

CINCINNATI -  Taste of Cincinnati 2017 will include nine new restaurants and five new food trucks among the 52 vendors at the nation’s longest running culinary arts festival, organizers announced Wednesday.

The Memorial Day weekend event will feature 34 restaurants and 18 food trucks - an increase of three food trucks from 2016 and double the number in 2015.

Some of the new additions are Tickle Pickle, Joella's Hot Chicken and Mazunte.

SEE the vendors below (new vendors listed in bold)

More than 250 menu items will be available, ranging from casual fare to fine dining.

“We’re proud, to once again, bring new concepts to Taste of Cincinnati, while still incorporating your longtime favorites,” Taste of Cincinnati director Cythia Oxley said in a release.

Taste of Cincinnati will be held May 27-29 on Fifth Street from Main to Sentinel Street and beyond to the ramps of I-71 and Columbia Parkway. The event will open at 11 a.m., all three days. More than 60 bands and entertainers will perform throughout the weekend on four stages.

Taste of Cincinnati 2016 enjoyed a record-tying crowd of more than 550,000.

Taste of Cincinnati started in 1979.

PHOTOS from 2016: The Food | The People


Food Trucks

·         Alfio's Buon Cibo

·         Andy's Mediterranean Grille

·         Buona Terra Gelato

·         Busken Bakery

·         Cazadores Restaurant

·         Che Restaurant

·         Chicago Gyro

·         Delicio Coal Fired Pizza

·         Eddie's Southern Style BBQ

·         Eli's BBQ

·         Habanero

·         Island Frydays

·         Izzy's

·         J Gumbo's

·         Joella’s Hot Chicken

·         Keystone Bar & Grill

·         LaRosa's

·         Market Street Grille

·         Mazunte

·         McCormick & Schmick's Seafood & Steaks

·         Mecklenburg Gardens

·         The Melting Pot

·         Oasis Grill

·         Pompilios Restaurant

·         Rivertown Brewery and Barrel House

·         Saigon Subs & Rolls

·         Sammy's Craft Burgers and Beers

·         Sawasdee Thai Cuisine

·         Silver Ladle

·         Thai Taste

·         Tickle Pickle

·         Tom + Chee

·         Washington Platform

·         Wertheim's Restaurant

·         Adena's Beefstroll

·         Alabama Fish Bar

·         Best Thing Smokin

·         Bistro de Mohr

·         C'est Cheese

·         The Chili Hut

·         Empanadas Aqui

·         Hungry Bros.

·         Just Jerks

·         Marty's Waffles

·         Packhouse

·         Red Sesame

·         streetpops

·         SugarSnap! Sweet Treats

·         Sweets & Meats BBQ

·         Texas Joe Tex Mex

·         Urban Vistro

·         Wicked Hickory