Arepa Lady, Roosevelt Avenue. Courtesy of @wonjinkyu.

On Saturday, the 2011 Vendy Awards honored New York’s best street-food vendors. None of the finalists were from Queens, which surprised some:

"Seriously? NONE? That seems … wrong." (nervousgnosis)

"For shame about none of the winners being from Queens!" (astoriapretty)

Alas, every cumin-infused cloud has a silver lining:

"The secret is still ours." (@JeffreyTastes via Twitter)

Food vendor’s cart (detail), Broadway.
Thanks to @moorehn for the lead.
Food vendor’s cart, Roosevelt Avenue.
On Saturday, the 2011 Vendy Awards honored New York’s best street-food vendors. None of the finalists were from Queens.