The vendor was attaching his cart to his truck when the thief grabbed a bag of cash, police said.
Police arrested three people for the attack on a 15-year-old at Battery Place and Greenwich Street.
The restaurant debuted its Amsterdam Avenue outpost, its sixth in the city.
The cart will also be a "mobile pop-up" at night for chefs looking to rent space, owner Gary Li said.
Here's your can't-miss list of local food trucks and carts, from Madison Square Park to Central Park.
The ever-popular food cart will play a starring role on Andrew Zimmern's "Bizarre Foods" later this year.
Ioannis Galanopoulos, 48, has worked at West 46th Street and Broadway for 34 years.
The popular food cart at 53rd Street and Sixth Avenue is opening in the East Village.
A French baker wants to sell gourmet pastries in Petrosino Square, despite opposition from neighbors.
The minivan was carting a gyro cart from Wall Street when flames started shooting out of its hood.
Customers flood to Fabiola's stand on the corner of Myrtle and Wyckoff Avenues.
One man was arrested and another left bloodied by the dispute between the Halal and hot dog carts.
Gear up for some food truck action this weekend on Roosevelt Avenue with a three-hour food crawl.
A pair of cabs crash at the intersection of West 53rd Street and Seventh Avenue Friday.
Solber Pupusas was crowned the king of street vendors at this year's Vendy Awards on Governors Island Saturday.
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