At Silk Road BBQ on a quiet spot in Belmont, co-owner Ed Cornelia (far right) has modeled his spot on the roadside stands along the ancient Silk Road trading routes through central Asia. Guest chef Ned Flood is with him. Blues musician Barrett Anderson (far left) entertains customers. Silk Road is one of three new food trucks in the Boston area.
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