First Round of Participating Restaurants Announced for 2013 Choice Eats, Tickets Go on Sale Tomorrow


The Village Voice is proud to announce the first 15 restaurants selected for its sixth annual Choice Eats tasting festival, to be held March 19th at the 69th Regiment Armory on Lower Lexington Avenue.

Tickets will go on sale tomorrow, Wednesday, January 16 at noon. Regular tickets, which guarantee admission from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, and include all food and beverages from 50+ restaurants, are priced at $50. Also available are VIP tickets that include a separate series of tastings and staged events starting at 5:30 pm. At noon tomorrow, you can go here to purchase tickets.

For further details, visit the Choice Eats website.

Following is a list of the first 15 restaurants selected.

Expect sweet and savory Czech pastries, Texas-style, from Brooklyn Kolache.

Bobwhite Lunch and Supper Counter
Black Shack Burger
Brooklyn Kolache
Dirt Candy
Kaia Wine Bar
John Brown Smokehouse
Luke’s Lobster
Mable’s Smokehouse & Banquet Hall
Mooncake Foods
No. 7
Parish Hall
Zenon Taverna

The warm duck salad with leeks at Parish Hall