Firefighters face off to see who makes the best grub in 5th annual ‘Battle of the Boroughs’

(PIX11) – Everyone knows firefighters are some of the best cooks around.

Visitors to the intrepid found that out first-hand Saturday during “Firefighter Appreciation Weekend.”

Chefs from 10 firehouses across the city faced off in the 5th annual “Battle of the Boroughs” cook-off to see who makes the best chow.

Firefighters Will Hoyt and Walter Lewis, both of Engine 35 in Manhattan were the winners.

The weekend is part of the museum’s yearly summer salute to heroes.