Posts Tagged ‘Mike Lenard’

TaKorean Brings Korean-Style Tacos and to Navy Yard

TaKorean opens its second non-roving location in Navy Yard today with limited hours. A grand opening is scheduled for Monday, but stop by for lunch today and get three tacos for $7 instead of the regular price of  $9. The fast-casual restaurant will have the same menu as its Union Market counterpart with tacos, slaw bowls, and […]

TaKorean Opening Restaurant in Navy Yard

TaKorean is expanding from food truck and Union Market stall into a new fast-casual restaurant in Navy Yard next summer. Owner Mike Lenard says the location will offer a few new options beyond Korean-style tacos, including rice bowls with all the same toppings. TaKorean will also continue to offer salad bowls. In addition to bulgogi beef, […]

Mobilizing: How D.C.’s Food Trucks Learned to Love Lobbying

It’s Farragut Friday, and a dozen food trucks are buzzingwith office workers on their lunch breaks. But instead of feeding customers, TaKorean’s Mike Lenard and DC Slice’s Tom MacDonald stand in the middle of Farragut Square in their red “Truck Yeah!” T-shirts with a folder full of press releases and measuring tape. “There’s no guarantee […]

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