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New York Dispatch: On a Food Quest with DJ Bad Vegan

Cruising down 5th Avenue in search of a meal.

One of my goals in 2015 - besides eating more - is to share stories of *your* taxi adventures, like this one from Brant Smith (alias DJ Bad Vegan), who turned to a cabby in the midst of a food emergency while shooting scenes for his upcoming sci-fi epic in NYC.

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Montreal Dispatch: Great Goat

Kalalu ext

Food lover and fearless forager Sara Berg-Johnson recently ventured out on her second Montreal taxi adventure. Here's the story of her journey with Charles - a former barbershop owner who's driving a cab to put his kids through private school - along with a run-down of her first taste of Haitian food on Rue Saint-Denis.

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Amman Dispatch: Beyond Words, Sereen Paradise

Photo by Ryan Bird

Besides being accomplished cooks and photographers, Ryan Bird and Christine Fannon are two travelers who aren't afraid to venture off the radar. The couple met in Taiwan, traveled to South America in 2006 and have been on the road ever since. These days, they're in Jordan, where they tried a taxi adventure in Amman.

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And the winners are…

Last week, I asked readers to weigh in on where they'd like Taxi Gourmet to go next. Two cities separated themselves from the field...

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Amy’s Cab Fare

Amy at Teahouse

In the process of unearthing tales of “life, death, and 3am revelations” in her new book, Taxi Confidential, Amy Braunshweiger has also tapped into many a cabbie’s favorite place to eat. Here, she chronicles a recent foray to Pakistan Teahouse, a hack haven where the food is as tasty as it is cheap...

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