The Village Voice’s Fifth Annual  Choice Eats

Tuesday March 13, 2012
6:30 – 9:30pm

The 69th Armory at Lexington Avenue
68 Lexington Ave @ 26th Street, NYC

Set amid the backdrop of the historic 69th Armory on Lexington Avenue, the famous building where the movement called Modern Art was first presented to the American public in 1913, including the just-completed Marcel Duchamp canvas, “Nude Descending a Staircase,” guests will be invited to sample delicious cuisines that would otherwise require days of travel.

Tickets for the The Village Voice’s fifth annual tasting event, “Choice Eats,” are on sale now! Featuring 50+ restaurants and food from over 35 nations, including Vietnamese, Italian, Uzbekistani, Brazilian, Cambodian, Russian, Tunisian, and Cajun/Creole among many others, Choice Eats stands out as a food event that highlights the hidden gems of New York City’s diverse culinary landscape.  Each of this year’s participating restaurants will be hand picked by Village Voice resident food critics, Robert Sietsema and Lauren Shockey.

A new event to 2012, the Village Voice is also proud to announce its first annual “Choice Streets” Food Truck tasting event on Tuesday, April 24 from 7:00 – 10:00 PM, featuring over 25 of some of the city’s favorite and highly sought-after food trucks. Set amid the backdrop of the New York Landmark – The Intrepid – attendees will feast onboard Pier 86 and enjoy an evening of fabulous food, drinks and an amazing view of New York City.

Ticket prices for this year’s “Choice Eats” event feature a VIP ($80) and General Admission ($50) Ticket. Ticket prices include complementary food tasting, beverages and entertainment throughout the night plus the addition of “Choice Sweets” desserts throughout the event. The VIP ticket allows guests to skip the line and gain entrance to an exclusive “Choice “Eats” VIP room one hour early at 5:30 for early sampling, a VIP gift bag, complimentary beverages, live demos and a private “Choice Sweets” dessert sampling VIP room.

For a limited time, ticket buyers will have the opportunity to purchase a discounted “Choice Eats & Choice Streets” ticket bundle package for tickets to both events. To purchase tickets visit or click here:

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Only guests ages 21 and over admitted.