Everything You Can Try at Taste Of Cincinnati Food Festival this Memorial Day

The giant food festival will take over Fifth Street in Downtown from May 28-30.

click to enlarge Taste of Cincinnati will once again take over downtown's Fifth Street. - PHOTO: FACEBOOK.COM/TASTEOFCINCINNATI
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Taste of Cincinnati will once again take over downtown's Fifth Street.

Get your elastic waistbands ready: Taste of Cincinnati is returning in 2022 with the largest selection of food ever.

Launched in 1979, this giant food festival will take over Fifth Street in Downtown from May 28-30. This year, there will be 36 restaurants and 18 food trucks participating in the festival, adding up to over 300 different menu items to try.

“This year, we had a record number of applications from food trucks and restaurants,” Taste Of Cincinnati events manager Spencer Mapes said in a release. “From well-established restaurants to brand new businesses in the region, everyone is excited about the return of Taste.”

Check out the full list of participating restaurants here:

  • Alfio's Buon Cibo
  • BBQ Highlife
  • BEBO’s Burgers + Frappes
  • Better Blend
  • Ché
  • Chicago Gyros
  • China Gourmet
  • Council Oak Steak and Seafood / YouYu Pan Asian Street Food
  • Deme Kitchen
  • Eddie's Southern Style BBQ and Catering
  • El vaquero
  • F&N Goode Chick'n Tenders
  • Gee's Caribbean style
  • Herban Vegans
  • Izzy's
  • Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint
  • Just Q'in BBQ
  • Kabobske
  • LaRosa's Pizza
  • Latin House
  • Mazunte
  • Mecklenburg Gardens
  • Mcks BBQ
  • Pompilio's Restaurant
  • Roll On In/Buzzed Bull Creamery
  • Sawasdee Thai Cuisine
  • Sweets & Meats BBQ
  • Thai Express
  • The Cheesecakery
  • The Cookie Shop
  • The Melting Pot
  • The Surfin’ Salmon
  • Tickety-Boo Treats
  • Tickle Pickle
  • Tom & Chee
  • Wing Champ

Participating food trucks:

  • Adena's Beefstroll
  • Buffalo's Best
  • Cups 'N Cones
  • Dine-In Hawaiian
  • El Chevito
  • Empanadas Aqui
  • House Cafe & Catering
  • MamaBear's Mac
  • Marty’s Waffles
  • Mel’s Soul Food
  • Off The Hook
  • Quite Frankly LLC
  • Red Sesame
  • S.E.A. Cuisine
  • Streetpops
  • Sweet Jazz Treats Bakery
  • Texas Joe Tex-Mex
  • Wicked Hickory

More information about Taste of Cincinnati can be found at tasteofcincinnati.com.

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