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Regulatory Department of Street Food Vending in Hong Kong

Hong Kong has a long history of Hawker (vendors) that could be traced back over a century. The Environmental Hygiene Administration Division is…

Entrepreneurship of “Internet-Popular” (网红)Food Stalls in Shanghai and Related Regulation Updates

Overview on recent media report: Media press talks about expectations the new regulation on food, which is said to include the supportive terms…

Regulatory Department Reform and Current Regulations on Street Food Vending in China

Overview: The regulatory department in 1990s was in a similar form as the structure when the PRC was established – multiple departments and laws…

Selected Articles Talking about Street Vending in Shanghai through History

Overview: Street vending in China has a long history back to ancient times. Considering the history of Shanghai and China, the general…

I Love the Four Jin Gang (by STV Documentary Channel )

This is a documentary made by STV Documentary Channel about the street food in lanes in Shanghai. The guest speakers are all talking in Shanghai…

Efforts to Ease Congestion Threaten Street Food Culture in Southeast Asia

“Southeast Asia is famous for its street food, delighting tourists and locals alike with tasty, inexpensive dishes like spicy som tam (green papaya…

Menghua Street Wonton Reopened in Shanghai

Menghua Street Wonton was located on a small lane called Menghua Street in the old city area. The wonton stall was owned by two sisters who have…

Tangjiawan Wet Market, Huangpu District, Shanghai

Tangjiawan wet market locates in Laoximen area in Huangpu District, near Tangjiawan Road, Zhaozhou Road and Ji’an Road. It closed on Feb. 24th,…

VICE旅行:新鲜出炉:游上海(一)

VICE旅行:新鲜出炉:游上海(一)…

北京街头排队小吃续

北京街头排队小吃续 A list guide of popular Beijing snacks that often sell out and cause lines on the…

北京街头排队小吃盘点 只有付出才有幸福(图)

北京街头排队小吃盘点 只有付出才有幸福(图) A guide to Beijing street food stalls that all have lines down the…

沪上小成本黑暗料理:黑暗料理街、杉达

沪上小成本黑暗料理:黑暗料理街、杉达 A guide to cheap places to eat and what to get while…

【上海】暗黑料理排行榜 越草根越快乐

【上海】暗黑料理排行榜 越草根越快乐 A listing of popular street foods in Shanghai and where to find…

明星喜欢的平价店路边摊 上海站

明星喜欢的平价店路边摊 上海站 Five Shanghai street foods and where to find…

上海夜市小吃街有哪些 美味夜市推荐

上海夜市小吃街有哪些 美味夜市推荐 Reviews of best streets in Shanghai to get street…

“主题:【经典必看】上海路边摊小吃全攻略!!!”

主题:【经典必看】上海路边摊小吃全攻略!!! A Chinese message board about where to go for Shanghai street…

“Fried Worm is not real Chinese food!”

“Fried Worm is not real Chinese food!” A blog post explaining that most weird Chinese food is a tourist trap for…

The Great Food Truck Race

The Great Food Truck Race Trailer: A reality competition show for food truck…

The Durham Street Food Market

The Durham Street Food Market An announcement of a new street food festival being established in the…

The Best Things I Ate in Mexico City and Puebla

The Best Things I Ate in Mexico City and Puebla Blogger's account of best foods from Mexico City and…

The Layover with Anthony Bourdain: Taiwan Night Market

The Layover with Anthony Bourdain: Taiwan Night Market Anthony Bourdain visits a night market in Taiwan and samples many…

Street Food Cinema

Street Food Cinema Trailer: An event series held annually in LA, California, that combines outdoor screenings with street…

Delhi’s Street Food

Delhi’s Street Food Provides guides, descriptions, and recipes for Delhi Street…

Street Vended Food in Developing World: Hazard Analyses

Street Vended Food in Developing World: Hazard Analyses An article outlining nine main attributes of street food that deem it dangerous to a…

Street foods in developing countries: lessons from Asia

Street foods in developing countries: lessons from Asia A study analyzing the costs and benefits for having street food in an economically…

Your Vietnamese Street Food Guide to the San Gabriel Valley

Your Vietnamese Street Food Guide to the San Gabriel Valley A guide to the types of Vietnamese street food found in the San Gabriel Valley…

Taipei Night Markets and Street Food

Taipei Night Markets and Street Food A guide to several night markets in Taipei,…

Street Food Supplement (China): Rou Jia Mo Bread

Street Food Supplement (China): Rou Jia Mo…

10 Best Street Foods From Around the World

10 Best Street Foods From Around the World A top 10 list of street foods from around the…

Street Food Around the World

Street Food Around the World A Nat Geo serious about street food around the…

A Bite of China

A Bite of China A CCTV special documentary documenting food, culture and…

Shanghai Street Food #1 Roast Sweet Potatoes

Shanghai Street Food #1 Roast Sweet Potatoes A list of top favorite street food, with the blogger's favorite roast sweet potatoes at number…

Top 10 Chinese Street Food

Top 10 Chinese Street Food A top 10 list of Chinese street…

Street Food in Beijing

Street Food in Beijing A blogger’s account and photos of a full day of eating Beijing street…

Death of a Watermelon Salesman: Chengguan in a Changing China

Death of a Watermelon Salesman: Chengguan in a Changing China The death of a fruit vendor in rural China is the latest case of Chengguan…

Huang’s World: Shanghai

Shanghai Street Dreams of…

China Highlights: The Top-5 Pick of Shanghai’s Street Food Spots

The Top-5 Pick of Shanghai's Street Food Spots Top 5 Street Food Spots and a list of reviews of common Shanghai street food that can be found…

Featured in Academia!

Shanghai Streetfood has been featured at DESIS China Spring Festival, an yearly initiatives of Chinese school involved in the Design for…

Hawker Streetfood

hawker: all about streetfood Recipes to make your favorite street food classics at home.…

Beijing’s disappearing street food

The end of Beijing BBQ? ... "'Nobody goes there anymore; it's too…

Shanghai’s Forgotten Food Streets

With the recent shutdown of many of Shanghai's "big-name food zones" due to authoritative regulations on food safety, the Shanghaiist featured an…

Street Peddler Beaten and Paralyzed By Shanghai Chengguan

A street food vendor in Sanya, Hainan was beaten by a chengguan after an argument broke out over the position of her cart and its obstruction of…

French Students Sell Crepes In Shanghai, Flee From Chengguan

Two French study abroad students of Tongji University  set up a cart selling crepes near their campus in 2011. Their stand gained attention from…

Discarded Food Waste Slop Recycled Into Cheap Cooking Oil

China Smack posted repulsive images of gutter oil that had been 'refined' to be reused and resold as cheap cooking oil for restaurants that were…

Behind the Camera: Fiona Reilly on Street Food Photography

Fiona Reilly, author of award-winning food and travel blog Life on Nanchang Lu, offers advice on how to discover, capture, and equally embody smell,…

Man Offers $16,112 Reward to Test Youtiao

China Daily reported about a man named Wang Dawei, a youtiao street food vendor from Weifang in East China's Shandong province, who offered a…

World Streetfood Congress

World Streetfood Congress The website for the World Streetfood Congress, an annual 5-day event celebrating street food around the world.…

British Streetfood

British Streetfood A guide to the best street food in…

New York Street Food

New York Street Food The Best Street Food in New York and Beyond Founded in 2009, they have become the “go to” place on the web for those…

SF Streetfood Festival

San Francisco Streetfood Festival San Francisco Street Food Festival: A Weekend of Food, Music, and…

Night markets planned for summer trial run

from ShanghaiDaily Shanghai will start taking registrations for night food stalls around May as it explores building its own version of Taiwan’s…

Night market vendors find new home

from ShanghaiDaily A POPULAR night market formerly in Zhabei District has been resurrected in Baoshan District with the same vendors. This…

Shanghai to regulate food stalls at nights

from ShanghaiDaily Shanghai is working on a draft plan to regulate the night markets in the city. The Shanghai Food and Drug Administration is…

Pengpu night market shuts, buses to run normally again

from ShanghaiDaily A POPULAR night market in Zhabei District will be shut down following renewed efforts to drive away illegal vendors, the…

Night market forces buses to change routes

from ShanghaiDaily The Shanghai No. 5 Bus Co said it was forced into making changes on some of the bus routes because of traffic jams caused by a…

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