Why Are Food Trucks Popular?

Why Are Food Trucks Popular?

Why Are Food Trucks Popular?

Since 2010, many culinary masterminds in Buffalo have decided to turn to food trucks. With the chance to become business owners and serve food on their own terms, the dream was sparked. Each new truck offers diverse menu options, satisfying the tastes of Buffalo food lovers. However, what is it about food trucks that makes Buffalo audiences coming back for more? Attainable Think about the cost of starting your own restaurant. It is not uncommon to invest a pretty penny up-front to get even the most modest of restaurants started. Add in your desired location, lots of square footage and

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Tips for Opening a Food Truck

Tips for Opening a Food Truck

So you want to start a food truck? Great! With so many unique food trucks around Buffalo, there can never be enough! But what sets certain food trucks apart from the rest? Before purchasing your truck, there are a few things to mull over. It goes way beyond having the best menu out there. Here are some tips for opening a food truck. Food Truck Aesthetics It has been said to not judge a book by its cover, but let’s be honest, no one wants to visit a boring food truck. Your food truck is what people will be searching

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Get Your Fish On This September!

Get Your Fish On This September!

Now that we are back from our vacation, we are ready to finish off the rest of the food truck season! Wondering what we have planned for the rest of September? Check out our calendar to find out where we will be or take a look at some of the highlights below! But Wait! That’s not all!! Here are some more places you can catch us! September 19, 26 and October 3: Larkin Square Lunch (11:30am-2:00pm) Every Wednesday: Roswell (11:30am – 2:00pm) Every Friday: City Hall (11:30am – 2:00pm) Every Other Thursday: FedEx at 170 Cooper Rd (11:30am – 1:30pm)

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Get Hooked With Catering By The Flaming Fish

Get Hooked With Catering By The Flaming Fish

Do you have a private party coming up? Parties are fun and all, but the aftermath is horrible. Preparing enough food for all of your guests, worrying about having too much or too little, it can be a lot for even the most experienced chef. That’s where we come in! Let the Flaming Fish cater for your event or party. Why should you cater? Save time by letting us handle all of the cooking and food preparations. We will even deliver it straight to you! Catering with us makes you look cool too! Impress your guests with awesome food options

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Summer Fun Days!

Summer Fun Days!

We love being a part of the Buffalo community. This summer we have had the privilege to attend several events. Check out some of our highlights! But Wait! Summer’s Not Over! Catch us at these upcoming events! July 29: Queen City Jazz Festival August 2: History Museum Food Truck Rodeo August 6, 13: Pine Grill Jazz Festival August 25: Funkfest August 30: Rochester Food Truck Rodeo  

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Po-Boys and Seabreeze Tacos, Oh My!

Po-Boys and Seabreeze Tacos, Oh My!

Catch a Shrimp Po’Boy One of our best selling items is the Shrimp Po’boy ($11), which was inspired by a Louisiana style sandwich. Our Po’boy has seasoned fried shrimp on a toasted roll, but it can be substituted for other proteins. Then we top it off with lettuce, tomato, a blend of shredded cheeses, and our special Po’boy sauce. So how does one eat this masterpiece? Well, you can fold it into a sandwich, but if that is too messy for you, you can eat it with a fork. We understand that it can be messy to eat, which is why we always provide you

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The Health Benefits of Eating Fish

The Health Benefits of Eating Fish

Fish is a very important part of a healthy diet. Not only are they sources of a lot of crucial vitamins, but they are also high in protein and low in saturated fat.  Before deciding on what to have for dinner tonight, find out some of the benefits of eating fish! Fish Are High in Important Nutrients Fish is high in many important nutrients that most people don’t get enough of. This includes protein, iodine, and various vitamins and minerals. Fatty types of fish (tuna salmon, trout, sardines, and mackerel) are particularly high in omega-3 fatty acids and vitamin D. This

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Food Truck Tuesday!

Food Truck Tuesday!

Food Truck Tuesday is Here! From April 11 to October 3, 2017, catch us every Tuesday at Larkin Square. At Food Truck Tuesday, dozens of food trucks flood into Larkin Square for a night of food, music, and fun! Get your fish on with the Flaming Fish at Food Truck Tuesday! Stop by our truck for some flaming food fish tacos or to see what our specials are! Enjoy live music on The Boardwalk, plus beer, wine and other beverages offered by Larkin Square. Bring folding chairs or picnic blankets and prepare yourself for a night of fun! Be sure to look

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Po’ Boy Basics

Po’ Boy Basics

At the Flaming Fish food truck, one of our more popular items is our Shrimp Po’ Boy.  But what exactly is a Po’ Boy? And where did it come from? It’s time for a trip to school to learn about this amazing and tasty dish! What is a Po’ Boy? A Po’ Boy is a traditional sandwich from Louisiana. Our Po’ Boy consists of fried shrimp, but can also include meat, like roast beef, or other types of seafood, like crawfish, oysters and crab. This sandwich is served on a baguette-like French bread. The bread is thin with a crisp crust

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We’re back

We’re back

After some much needed rest and TLC for both ourselves and our truck, we are back and ready to serve up some flaming good meals! We know it’s been tough, but come find us and get your much needed shrimp poboy, fish taco or flaming combo fix! Wait? You don’t know where we are? Get hooked and check us out on Facebook and Twitter! There not only can you see our latest updates, but you can also find out where to catch us for lunch or dinner! Social Media not your thing? We also have a calendar! We already have a

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