2016 Food

In the mood for some good eats? Have no fear – FPSF has some of the best grub around!

From local faves to regional cuisine, our diverse food lineup will satisfy all of your festival cravings, with both vegan and vegetarian options. Cajun Gumbo? Check. Pulled Pork Mac n’ Cheese? Check. Fried Brownie Ball? Check. What more could you ask for?

Check out all of our 2016 Food Vendors below, and stay tuned for 2017 information!

B's Roasted Corn

B’s Roasted Corn is a mobile catering service providing high quality festival foods to children and adults alike.  With over 8 years of industry experience we have participated in many of the largest festivals in Houston and surrounding cities. We are a highly motivated company that puts personal pride into every product that we sell. Our company is based on the belief that our customers’ needs are of the utmost importance. We look forward to a great festival! 

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Baine's Cajun Cuisine

We are simply people that love life and have had the awesome priviledge to serve you for over 30 years. We are best known for our grilled angus burgers on a homemade bun, cajun specialties like boudin, cajun sausage, gumbo, red beans and rice, and our nationally known Fresh Squeezed Lemonade that even celebrities crave! Stop on by during FPSF- we’d love to serve you!

Bombay Station

Bombay Station got their humble start as a popular little vegan stand a music festivals. Since then, they have grown into a dynamic array of unique concepts ranging from vegan pad thai and curry to oddles of noodles and smoothies. Feeling tired? Don’t worry, they also offer a full espresso & chai bar!

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Bulldog Burgery

Bulldog Burgery has traveled the country to some of the biggest festivals from New York to Florida to California and stops in between. They pride themselves on serving only fresh, never frozen burgers and fries. Their fries are cut straight from the potato and fried twice to perfection. The staff of Bulldog Burgery are thrilled to be taking part in FPSF in 2016

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Christian's Tailgate

Christians’ Tailgate is a local Bar and Grill that serves up the best hamburgers EVER! Five Houston locations, awesome food, cold drinks, and laid back atmosphere…What else could you want?

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Custom Confections

Custom Confections is Houston 1st & only true dessert food truck; baking everything fresh on truck daily for 5years all over our city. With multiple award winning desserts such as the Fried Brownie Ball (Best Fried Food), The Ultimate (Most Creative Food), and The Emma (best Dessert) we have the perfect treat for everyone sweet tooth!

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Efe's Fine Food

Generations ago, Efe’s founder’s family opened up a restaurant in the heart of Greece. The secret recipies were passed down many generations. Efe’s was created in Atlanta in 2000 to show Americans the true Greek gyro!


Fresh+Jive is owned and operated by two food service professionals with a passion for food+fun. We utilize a fresh array of produce to develop our gourmet wraps, artisan salads, and tater tot variations. As we design each of our menu items, we strive to maintain deliciously satisfying items that are equally alluring and appetizing.

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Fried Goodness

At the pinnacle of the food trucking era, Fried Goodness was created in 2010 with one main objective: create and provide mouthwatering food. Here at Fried Goodness, we are driven by the desire to give our customers an unforgettable and tasty experience with delicious food creations that are guaranteed to satisfy your taste buds!

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Friohana Shaved Ice

Friohana Shave Ice has been voted the best snow cone in Houston the last two years by both Houston Press and ABC13 News. Our Hawaiian style shave ice is what sets us apart as it is soft like cotton candy and not hard like most snow cones people grew up on. Our syrups are also made with 100% real sugar cane sugar which makes our flavor stand out. The naturals are what Friohana is best known for as these are made from real fruit our team buys and purees into a syrup. Friohana offers mango, watermelon, strawberry, hibiscus lavender, jalapeno lemonade, and many more options through our season for natural flavors.

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Golden Grill

Houston’s Original Grilled Cheese Food Truck! Serving up gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches and other tasty treats including specialty tater tots, tomato soup, desserts and more! Check out what people are calling one of Houston’s Best Food Trucks!

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Gulf Coast Concessions

Gulf Coast Concessions has been offering Gourmet Street Food with a Brazilian Theme to festival goers all over the country.   We take pride in the freshness and quality of our food and get it to you quickly so you don’t miss any of the show.  Brazilian by birth we have adopted the Gulf Coast region as our home.  Come by and try our Grilled “Picanha” Steak Sandwich, our awesome Slow Cooked Brisket Fries with Roasted Corn and Black Beans and our to die for Tempura Fried Bananas Foster with Ice Cream and Ghirardelli Caramel Sauce.  We promise you won’t be disappointed

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Happy Endings

We specialize in creating multi-cultural 100% beef premium hot dogs served on Hawaiian-steamed rolls. Try our newly added items: taco baos are served in a steamed, soft clamshell bun. Our queso kimchi fries are a must-have with the ribeye beef!

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Happy Hour

Happy Hour Food Truck is located in Houston, Tx and serves prime surf and turf cuisine. With our focus on quality and overall experience for consumers, we strive to make your visit the happiest moment of your day. With flavor and deliciousness in every bite we prepare your food with love and quality that your palette will thank you for. Finally the wait is over, it’s time for Happy Hour!

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Homeslice Pizza

Homeslice Pizza is truly an art form, and not just the pizza! Take a look at their oven and you’ll see why! True to its name, Homeslice offers outrageously size pizza by the slice, ranging from vegetarian to meat loaded. Don’t worry, they have salads too! Wash it all down with their signature Black Lemonade with real fruit for a true festival experience.

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Honeychild's Sweet Creams

Honeychild’s Sweet Creams are handmade frozen custards. We pride ourselves in unique, seasonal flavors using only the freshest, local ingredients. Come check out Houston’s Sweetest creams at FPSF!

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Jalapeño Corndog

Small company out of Chattanooga Tennessee specializing in hand dipped corndogs.  We use fresh chopped jalapeños in our batter to offer a Corndog unlike any you ever tasted. We serve fresh brewed tea or squeezed limeade, and recommend you finish your festival experience with one of our selicious funnel cakes!

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JuiceLand is a fountain of freshness located on the Houston Heights Hike and Bike Trail, a mindfully delicious fueling station for those on the path to wellness!

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King of Pops

King of Pops is Atlanta’s favorite handmade ice pop peddlers. All our pops our made from fresh and local fruit and dairy in all types of crazy flavors. Find us under the rainbow umbrella!

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Koagie Hots

Koagie Hots is a Korean influenced food truck serving cheesesteaks, hot dogs and much more! Our Koagie’s begin with a fresh, daily-delivered french baguette loaded with toppings such as in-house marinated Korean BBQ ribeye, our signature kimchi, onions, aioli, and the customer’s option of provolone or wiz. Koagie Hots was recently featured on the Cooking Channel show Carnival Eats for the K Dog, our unique spin on a “Korn Dog” and fries is definitely worth checking out as well.

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Kurbside Eatz

We are kruising the streets of Houston bringing our favorite city our spin on comfort food with an Asian twist!!  Serving tacos on delicious Asian tortillas as well as other great Eatz!!

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Lucky Fig

The Lucky Fig is the first culinary adventure of Masterchef Season 4 winner Luca Manfè. Serving Modern Italian cuisine using local and organic ingredients, Luca’s family recipes and homemade pastas, The Lucky Fig is a culinary masterpiece!

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Mexi Grill

Mexi Grill is a true road warrior. Owner and mastermind Tommy travels the country with his beloved Mexican business in tow. With options for both meat eaters and vegetarians alike, Mexi Grill will meet and any expectations! Want a veggie bowl? Craving a chicken quesadilla? Thirsting for some fresh squeezed lemonade? Mexi Grill is a one stop shop for your festival needs!

Muiishi Makirritos

Muiishi Makirritos is owned by Chef Matthew Mui. After being a sushi chef for some of Houston’s biggest sushi joints he decided to open the affordable sushi bar, a food truck. Matthew wanted to create different concoctions and meet people from all parts of Houston. Of course they couldn’t do raw fish and didn’t want customers to eat sushi piece by piece so they created a maki (sushi roll) burrito filled with all cooked ingredients! 

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Oddball Eats

At Oddball Eats, we are mobile purveyors of round food, bringing you ball-shaped food with mostly Mediterranean/Middle Eastern flair. We’re excited to be a part of FPSF where you’ll be able to enjoy our fabulous falafel and our popular pulled pork mac and cheese balls! You can find us in Houston weekly at various spots including each of the two Urban Harvest farmers markets

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Once Upon A Cone

Once Upon a Cone is a Texas family owned and operated small business ice cream concession. This is our 6th year with FPSF, and it is one of our faves! We love serving ice cream to lovers of ‘awesome’ soft serve ice cream, available in vanilla, chocolate and swirl. We have cups, cake cones and waffle cones and can dip in three flavor favorites: chocolate, cherry and butterscotch. We also serve a 24oz root beer float. And…Free Sprinkles!

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Peli Peli

Peli Peli is award-winning South African restaurant with two locations in Houston. Featuring steak, chicken and seafood by Chef Paul Friedman, Peli Peli is currently ranked in the top 10 in Houston on both Tripadvisor and Yelp. Chef Paul and Peli Peli have been featured on the Food Network’s Cutthroat Kitchen and CNBC’s Restaurant Startup

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Pho-jita Fusion

Pho-jita Fusion is a Thai and Mexican food truck serving authentic and fusion creations. From our Thai basil chicken to our Thaimales, we strive to offer different, delectable dishes that people will enjoy and remember!

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Sammy's Wild Game Grill

Sammy’s Wild Game Grill was founded in 2011 by Chef/Owner Samuel Ballarin. Sammy’s Wild Game Grill has recieved accolades such as: Best restaurant for Meat Eaters in the nation, 2nd best restaurant for Wild Game eatery in the nation, Top 10 empanadas in Houston, Top 10 Hot Dogs in the Nation, Top 100 sandwiches in Houston, Top 10 french fry dish in Houston, plus many more. Sammy’s Wild Game grill concept revolves around Wild Game and exotic meats, serving a wide range of dishes such as: Burgers, Sliders, Sausage Dogs, Salads, Empanadas, Tacos, & Sandwiches. Here you can find featured meats such as: Water Buffalo, Elk, Venison, Yak, Rabbit, Wild Boar, Antelope, Camel, Pheasant, Lamb, Duck, Alligator, Llama, Alpaca, Iguana & Python snake.

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Smoosh Cookies

SMOOSH is a local Houston food truck that offers a selection of homemade ice cream sandwiches, milkshakes, floats, cookie splits and sundaes. Customers can create a build-your-own unique ice cream sandwich like a white chocolate macadamia nut cookie with peanut butter brownie ice cream or a peanut butter cookie with French vanilla ice cream sandwich. A cookie split is similar to a banana split and features two cookies, three flavors of ice cream, two toppings, with whipped cream and a cherry on top. Specialty toppings are available like Nerds, chocolate sauce and cooked bacon that can be sprinkled on an ice cream sandwich, sundae or cookie split.

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Snowie Gulf Coast

Snowie shaved ice snow cones are unlike anything you’ve experienced. It is the fluffiest, most flavor retaining ice in the business! With over 30 unique and classic flavors, there is something for everyone. Beat the Houston heat with a Snowie’s treat!

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Southernmost Falafel

Southernmost Falafel has proudly been serving the festival community for over 25 years.  We are famous for our healthful and delicious falafel with hummus, grilled lamb or chicken gryos, homemade tzatziki sauce.  Everything is prepared on site, fresh, colorful and tasty.  Our veggie peanut noodles are comfort in a bowl. We look forward to seeing you all another amazing music lineup!

Sticky's Chicken

Sticky’s Chicken food truck is a brother and sister team that introduced to Houston, wings that have been in their family for over 15 years. In its first year of existence as a food truck, it was voted “Best Wings of Houston” through the Houston Press. The truck is based on the “secret sauce” that is cooked throughout their dishes. Sticky’s sauce is a secret recipe that has its own distinct flavor, uniquely blending a Southern Texas barbecue inspiration with a hint of an Asian twist. Its name comes from the sweet and sticky consistency the sauce becomes after cooking and glazing it on chicken. The wings maybe award winning, but the best seller is the Chicken over Rice; sautéed chicken cooked in Sticky’s sauce on top of garlic rice. 

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Taco Me Crazy

The Taco Me Crazy food truck featured by Cadillac Bar is crusin’ to a spot near you!  Our tasty tex-mex menu features a variety of street eats including tacos and burritos!  If you are loco for tacos we are the food truck to satisfy your savory bite!

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Texas Tamale Company

Texas Tamale Company is located in Houston, Texas and has been since 1985. Texas Tamale makes gourmet tamales that are sold nationally in frozen sections of grocery stores & a Mexican deli here in the heart of Houston. Texas Tamales gourmet tamales are truly a Husk above the average tamale being all natural, gluten free, and made without lard.

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The Burger Joint

The Burger Joint has everything you’re looking for, from the Classic, to fusion flavors like the Kimchi buger, to the Veggie, for our vegetarian friends. We’re committed to serving delicious fare that will make you re-think how burgers should taste. From our house mayo to our hand-cut, twice fried french fries, we’re all about quality ingredients. Our patties are no exception. Freshly ground Angus beef, made from a proprietary blend of cuts. We tested numerous versions to bring you flavorful, juicy meat that is sure to satisfy.

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The Lunch Bag

The Lunch Bag has become the go to food truck for great tasting comfort food. Our hands deliver the meal that’s been given the guuidance by the gifted, ancestral love for cooking. We’ve been in business for 6 years serving up everything from boudin balls & spicy fish cakes to catfish poboys & veggie tacos. Stop by and say hi at FPSF!

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The Sandle’d Chef Smoke Shack

The Sandle’d Chef (Ben Stephanou) was born in Houston, Texas to a Grecian American father and a Japanese mother. He started his BBQ joint in Nor-Cal and soon returned to the Lone Star State. The business has expanded to 3 trailers, and Ben hopes to display that even with a casual dining experience modern cooking techniques and ingredients can elevate any dish. Be sure to check out the booth that was voted Best Food last year at FPSF! We are stoked to come back and serve you!

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The Waffle Bus

The Waffle Bus serves Sweet and Savory Waffle Sandwiches to the streets of Houston. Voted 2014 Houston’s Favorite Food Truck by My Table Magazine Culinary Awards and also featured on Food Network and Cooking Channel. You’ve never had Chicken and Waffles like this!

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Wild Bill's Soda

Wild Bill’s Soda is based on the outskirts of Austin and has been bringing our western-themed wagon of soda taps all over Texas for the last 5 years. Our 8 different flavors of old fashioned soda & root beer are made in Austin with recipes dating back generations. To top it all off, our soda is served in stainless steel collectible mugs designed to drop the temperature as low as it can go. Whether you bring your mug back year after year or continue to add to your collection, you’ll be hard pressed to find a better mug for all your delicious beverages. Free Press Summer Festival is one of our favorite events, and we look forward to it every year. THANK YOU FPSF for always giving us a gracious welcome and warm smiles!

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