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Chow down: Food and beverages at Thursdays Downtown

With more food and beverage vendors than ever before, Thursdays Downtown has delectable delights and beautiful beverages for whenever hunger and thirst strike. Here are the recommended menu items from this year's Thursdays Downtown vendors.

Note: Not all vendors are at Thursdays Downtown each week. Please view the interactive vendor map for which vendors will be at the market on a specific date.


Yellow section

  Bitter & Pour

Recommended menu item: Frozen cocktails

  Bleu Duck Kitchen

Recommended menu item: Gourmet hot dogs and tiki cocktail

  Little Thistle Brewing Co.

Recommended menu item: A variety of locally produced beer

  ThaiPop

Recommended menu item: Sprouts, Sai Oua, and any of its signature cocktails

  Forager Brewery

Recommended menu item: A delicious array of wraps, salads, and kombucha

  2 Brothers BBQ

Recommended menu item: Smoked pork and brisket served three different ways

  Kinney Creek Brewery

Recommended menu item: Its famous hard seltzers

  Francisco's Cuban Cafe

Recommended menu item: Saffron rice, jerk chicken, and/or Cuban steak sandwich

  Pasquale's Neighborhood Pizzeria

Recommended menu item: The delectable Bianca pizza

  Berry Blendz

Recommended menu item: Fresh, colorful fruit smoothies and fresh squeezed juices

  Benedict's

Recommended menu item: Pork belly on a stick and pie in a cup

  Tiger Belly Eats

Recommended menu item: Hawaiian chicken chino style bacon-wrapped hot dogs and cream cheese wontons

  John Hardy's BBQ

Recommended menu item: Any menu items will be barbeque at its best

  Tea Time

Recommended menu item: Beautiful bubble milk tea

  Almadina Restaurant

Recommended menu item: Lamb shawarma and falafel sandwich

  Emily's Catering

Recommended menu item: Cheesecake on the go

  Newt's / Hefe Rojo

Recommended menu item: Famous unique burgers, chicken strips for the kiddos, and brownies for all

  Cafe Steam

Recommended menu item: The only coffee-specific vendor at Thursdays Downtown

  Corona's Tacos

Recommended menu item: A meal plate deal of three tacos, rice, and beans. Wash it down with a Jarritos.

  Ginger's Lemonade

Recommended menu item: Fresh-squeezed lemonade in original and strawberry

  Four Daughters Vineyard & Winery

Recommended menu item: Sangria slushies, cider, and its new bourbon

  NUPA

Recommended menu item: Hummus and pita

  The Tap House on Historic 3rd

Recommended menu item: Tacos and mojitos

  Mango Thai

Recommended menu item: Red curry

  El Carambas

Recommended menu item: Supreme burritos and birria (a 12-hour cooked stew)

  The Half Barrel Bar & Kitchen

Recommended menu item: Unique award-winning craft cocktails

  Kathy's Pub

Recommended menu item: A large selection of beer and a full bar


Blue section

  Chinese Chinh's Express

Recommended menu item: Scratch-made, "night market" type street bites

  Chester's Kitchen & Bar

Recommended menu item: Mahi tacos and key lime pie in a cone

  Thai Garden

Recommended menu item: All things Thai (Pad thai and Thai iced tea)


Red section

  BB's Pizzeria

Recommended menu item: Minnesota-style pizza (not too thin and not too thick of crust)


  Check out the weekly artisan vendors or the bands at Thursdays Downtown here.