New Foods Showdown


Be sure to vote for your favorite in the


Vote August 10-16 through the Erie County Fair Mobile App

Deep Fried Bolo Bites

Dough, fried cubed bologna, and onions; deep fried with a side of Webber's mustard.

Served by: Mark's Pizza & Subs

Find them on Slade Avenue across from Channel 7 Gazebo

Street "Fair Tacos"


  Smoke pork topped with coleslaw, then topped with Chiavetta's tomatoes, peppers, and onion salsa

Served by: Chiavetta's

Find them on Broadway near the Firemen's Building

The 1179  

Shaved steak with cheese, bacon and caramel apple on a 6" hoagy roll

Served by: Millenium Lodge Curley Q's

Find them on Broadway across from the Firemen's Building

Buffalo Chicken Wing Grilled Cheese  

Yancey Fancy "Hot Buffalo Wing Sheese", deli chicken breast on Texas Toast with optional Blue Cheese dressing

Served by: The Big Cheese

Find them near the Lower Grandstand, across from The Clubhouse entrance

Feta Gyro  

A delicious mixture of ground beef and lamb, fresh herbs and spices, stuffed with authentic imported feta cheese. 

Served by: Authentic Greek Foods

Find them Broadway across from the Firemen's Building

Dessert Taco

A taco filled with strawberries and cream, deep fried and rolled in cinnamon sugar.

Served by: Jim's Tacos

Find them Trackside across from Slade Park

Homemade Bananas Foster   

Homemade chocolate belgian waffle, vanilla bean ice cream, infused with buttery brown sugar, cinnamon and chunked bananas, topped with hot caramel and sprinkled with candied pralines.

Served by: Polar Bear Ice Cream

Find them on 42nd Street near Midway Park

"Can American" Donuts

Canadian maple syrup and American Bacon all in a mini donut

Served by: Cincity Mini Donuts

Find them Trackside near the Lower Grandstand

Loaded Feta Fries

Diced tomatoes, onion, feta cheese, homemade dressing, then topped with Venus famous garlic sauce

Served by: Venus

Find them Slade Avenue across from Channel 7 Gazebo

Blue Ribbon Chicken Peirogi

Pierogi filled with roasted chicken, vegetables and mashed potatoes.  Dipped in fried chicken batter and served country style gravy.

Served by: Babcia’s Pierogi

Find them on Trackside near the Lower Grandstand


Congratulations to the


Mineo & Sapio!

After the votes were tallied, the Chorizo Ciabatta  won the first ever Erie County Fair New Foods Showdown. 

Available at the 2016 Erie County Fair,
located at the top of the Avenue of Flags