Yum Yum

  • Calendar

    August 27, 2014
  • Blogs

    March 13, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes: No. 23, World Street Kitchen's BBQ beef Yum Yum bowl

    There was a time, not too long ago, when our access to the Yum Yum bowl was limited. We could only track down this divine dish on some days, outside, at the mercy of the whims of the ketchup-colored World Street Kitchen truck. When the owners turned that truck into a full-on brick-and-mortar restaur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2013

    World Street Kitchen starts delivery service [MAP]

    Good news for food fans near the Lyn/Lake area: World Street Kitchen, home of the Bangkok Burrito and the Yum Yum bowl has teamed up with Rock-it Delivery to bring their tasty menu items directly to your door. See also:Best Burrito 2013: Bangkok Burrito from World Street KitchenBest Chef 2013: Sameh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2013

    UMD student Alyssa Jo Lommel tweeted about tequila shots before she was found freezing [UPDATE]

    -- Update at bottom --Around 9:30 a.m. Saturday, 19-year-old University of Minnesota-Duluth student Alyssa Jo Lommel was found passed out on a neighbor's porch. She had apparently been outside all night while temperatures dropped as low as 17 degrees below zero. As you'd imagine, she was suffering f ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    December 26, 2012

    World Street Kitchen is a tasty winner

    Fast-casual menu packs in lots of bold flavors without hurting your wallet

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2012

    Top 10 street eats in the Twin Cities

    People called them a fad, but as a new truck or trailer seems to pop up every day, it's hard to argue with the popular food delivery system. Many of these new street food purveyors are serving food just as good and sometimes better than stand-alone restaurants. We'll admit it; we are smitten with th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2012

    World Street Kitchen: Another food truck finds a permanent home

    The brothers Wadi are preparing to open their second restaurant. The two already run Saffron in Minneapolis's Warehouse District. Chef Sameh runs the kitchen, while his elder brother Saed keeps the front of the house humming. When not at Saffron, they also run the wildly popular World Street Kitchen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2012

    Hola Arepa, World Street Kitchen are among food trucks hitting the streets

    They continue to emerge from their wintry slumbers, these motorized beasts of street cuisine. This week saw the return of a few fan favorites and the promise of more to come.World Street Kitchen has returned, Sameh Wadi rolled out his truck for the first time Thursday. The line for the Yum Yum bowl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2011

    Top 5 INDOOR food truck experiences

    We'll miss you, sunny days of summer​Day by day our favorite street finds are dropping out of the game. A few intrepid souls like Nate of Natedogs and the vivacious ladies of Fork in the Road plan to stay out all winter long. Others, like Lisa Carlson and Carrie Summers of the Chef Shack, will lea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2009

    Bonar and Bird stun the State Theatre

    A showcase of rare talents and perfect execution, Bonar and Bird hit their spots at Saturday's show.