Food is pretty much the reason why I agree to anything. If there's food, I'm there. That's why the Taste of Syracuse is one of my favorite events to attend yearly. I swear, your stomach will thank you later.

Going on June 2nd and 3rd from 11 am to 11 pm, the event features a ton of vendors who bring several of their menu items to showcase. They have things that you can get at regular prices, but the highlight to a lot of people are the $1 samples (for obvious reasons.) They have everything from Italian food, to comfort food, to desserts and drinks!

Below is a list of vendors and menu items for sale. This is subject to change, as some vendors make decisions last minute to switch up what menu items they serve - some haven't even made a choice of what to serve.

My mouth is watering as I type this. I am in desperate need of these things ASAP. Who wants to go with me?

2018 Taste of Syracuse $1 Menu Items

Vendor Dollar Item
Alto Cinco Inc Jalapeno Corn Bread
AppeThaizing Shrimp Wrap w/sweet chili sauce; Banana wrap
Asti Caffe Fried Meatball w/ Marinara
Big Awesome BBQ BBQ Meatball
Birdsong Cafe Lavender Lemonade w/ Kiwi Bubbles
Bonefish Grill Bang Bang Shrimp
Boozy Wine Ice Cream "Bar"lor Harrison Half Moon Cake
Brancato's Catering Spicy Riggies w/ Vodka Sauce, Sicilian Italian Ice
Buck and Ruthies Ice Cream 12 oz Soda, 12 oz Slush Puppies
Byblos Cafe Falafel, Sambousek, Grape Leaves
Calios The Calzone King Mini Calzones
Cam's Sicilian Slice
Carvel Ice Cream Vanilla or Chocolate Soft Ice Cream
Chick-fil-A Cicero Chick-fil-A Nugget- FREE (while supplies last)
Clinton St. Pub Chicken Tender
Crave Dessert Studio Mini Cheesecake, Mini Cupcakes
Creole Soul Cafe Banging Bourbon St. Shrimp, Jambalaya Popper, Bananas Foster
Danny K's Syracuse Spuds Tots with Cheddar Cheese Sauce
Danny's Firecracker Shrimp and Cauliflower Firecracker Shrimp or Firecracker Cauliflower
Dino's House of Burgers Loaded Tots
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Tomato Cucumber Salad
Dominick's Restaurant and Catering Chicken Riggies
Cookie Dough-Licious Sample of Cookie Dough
Eva's European Sweets Mocha Butterscotch Brownie
Frogger's On The Hill Meatball/Jalapeno Popper, Deep Fried Pickle Spear/Sweet+Spicy Boneless Wing
GiGi's Best Soul Bite
Glazed and Confused The Dizzy Piglet
Gwen's Grill/Ruby's Soul Food Country Style Salmon Croquette
Happy Eating Grounds Gator Bites with Raspberry Jalapeno Sauce
Heids of Liverpool 1/2 Frank or Coney
Henry's Hen House Jerk Chicken Kabobs
It's a Utica Thing!/Utica Pizza Co. Utica Tomato Pie
JJ's Meatball on a Roll
Juicy Freeze
Kasai Ramen Kasai Ramen Noodles
Kikis Authentic Greek Food Dolmades (Greek Grape Leaves)
King David's Restaurant 2 Falafel Patties
Lao Village Spring Rolls, Summer Rolls
Las Delicias Restaurant Empanadas
Las Delicias Restaurant #2 Empanadas
Let's Roll Gourmet Egg Rolls Reuben Egg Roll, Buffalo Chicken Egg Roll, Bacon Mac & Cheese Egg Roll, Poutine, Bacon Ranch & Cheese Fries
Limp Lizard Mac + Cheese
Ma & Pa's Kettle Corn and Popcorn Factory French Toast Kettle Corn
Macarollin Food Truck Classic Mac + Cheese
Market Diner Cheese Fries, Cheese Nachos
Mission Restaurant Chips + Queso
Modern Malt Canadian Gold Poutine
Moose Shack Orange Sun Tea, Logan Berry Juice, Fried Cheese Ravioli, Garlic Parm Fries
Natural Vibes Juice Bar Deep Fried Kandi Yam Sundae
New York Almond Cinnamon Roasted Nuts
Oompa Loompyas Carmel Apple Loompya
Paradise Fried Dough
Paradise Ice Cream
Paradise Lemonade
Pascarellas Bakery and Catering Pizza
Peppino's Restaurant & Catering Co. Risotto Bombs
PressRoom Pub
Razzle Dazzle Italian Ices Various Italian Ice Flavors
Rise N Shine Diner "Baby Daddy" Pancake Bomb; Waffle Pops (dipped in chocolate shell & sprinkles)
Rodfather's BBQ bada bing! coleslaw, bada bing! Tangy shrimp, bada bing! Meatballs
Sassy Taco Food Truck Chips and Salsa
Skippy's Ice Cream Milkshake (Blk. Raspberry Banana Fruity Pebbles)
Stones Steak House Stones Southwest Steak
Sweet Basil
Thai Love NY Thai Curry Puff
The Bacon Bomb Pulled Pork
The Melt Down
The Soul Food Extension Famous Georgia Beef Sausage
The Spaghetti Warehouse Meatball or Baked Ziti
The Spud Shack Ribbon Fries + Sweet Potato Ribbon Fries
Tommy C's Chicken Spiedie
Tommy C's Mac N Cheese Mac & Cheese
Tony's Family Restaurant Fried Meatball
Tops Friendly Markets Fresh Fruit Cup; TOPS Bottled Water
Twin Trees Garlic/Tomatoe Pie Pizza Samples
Via Napoli Expres Sugo Slice: Garlic Base, Candied Bacon, Fresh Spinach & Fresh Mozzarella; Esposito Slice: Tomato Base, Spicy Italian Sausage, Fresh Mozzarell w/ Drizzle of Honey
Vince's Gourmet Imports Arancini, Meatballs, Nutella Ravioli
Wrap it Up!
Zebbs Deluxe Grill and Bar Double Chocolate Brownie
Zeppole King (3) Baby Zeppole