street food

February 17, 2017

The Umami Reader: We Support Restaurants that Support Immigrants

by Sarah Han

Image by @maryemilyohara via Twitter

– The restaurant and hospitality industries are two of the biggest with large immigrant workforces, and people within the food industry are beginning to speak out about the anti-immigrant Trump administration policies. 

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April 26, 2013

Postcard from Luang Prabang: Breakfast Essentials

by Johnny Lopes

Pasaneyom Coffee Shop

On an early morning off the main drag in Luang Prabang, Laos, Pasaneyom Coffee Shop is bustling with regulars.

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March 8, 2013

Postcard from Bangkok: Pad Thai Chef

by Johnny Lopes

By Johnny Lopes

Khaosan Road, Bangkok; Backpacker Mecca. The street gets stupid busy at night between fellow travelers and merchant hustlers.

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February 22, 2013

Postcard from Nahoko: Fertility Festival (Taitung)

by Nahoko Morimoto

*Nahoko Morimoto is a Tokyo-based photographer. Her work has been featured in Brutus and Vogue Japan.

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May 1, 2012

Slightly Peckish: Khanom Thai – Thai Sweets (BKK)

by Sakura Gooneratne

Slightly Peckish: Thai Sweets 11

I know it’s been almost two months since I visited Bangkok, but I didn’t want to deprive y’all of the wonder that is Thai sweets and desserts.

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March 23, 2011

Skankynavia: Bangin’ Cock Delish (Bangkok)

by Anders Arhoj


I’ve fallen in love with the Bangin’ Cock, aka Bangkok, the frantic and exotic capital of Thailand.

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February 2, 2010

Report from Bali

by Moto Yamamoto


I took my mom to Bali in December. I loved it. Being a visitor is good, since I didn’t have to deal with too much local crap.

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March 9, 2009

Tachigui: Eating Whilst Standing

by Yoko Kumano

Eating while walking, talking, driving, computing and making love. Most Americans have done many or all of these things.

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October 24, 2008

Umamiventure #13: Flushing Food Circuit, Pt. II

by Kayoko Akabori

Preface: Umamiventure #13: Flushing Food Circuit, Pt. I


Zhu Ji Guo Tie
40-52 Main Street (Entrance on 41st Avenue)
T: 718.358.6265

They tasted good, and damn cheap.

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June 18, 2008

Street Food in Indonesia

by UM Guest

I am writing a bit of my personal sharing about food that we had during our recent trip to Indonesia.

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