Whether they’re the bite sized deliciousness they hand out at Whole Foods or a free spritz of perfume at Bloomingdale’s, we love samples! Try going to a restaurant with us and not letting us try your food. We dare you! Actually, we just won’t invite you.

Because we are gluttons and because we enjoy trying everything in front us, we are beyond excited for the Village Voice’s next installment, their 8th Annual Choice Eats.

The event will feature an array of 50+ handpicked restaurants from all five New York City boroughs, and will take place from 6:00PM – 10:00PM at the Metropolitan Pavilion on March 13th.

Some of our favorite establishments in attendance include Ample Hills Creamery, Brooklyn Kolache Co., Casa Mono and Bar Jamon, Gloria’s Caribbean Cuisine, Mable’s Smokehouse, The Queens Kickshaw, Robicelli’s, 2 Duck Goose, 606 R&D, Awadh, Bobwhite Lunch & Supper Counter, Butter & Scotch, Commerce Restaurant, The East Pole, Fletcher’s Brooklyn Barbecue, Huertas, John Brown Smokehouse, Littleneck, Luke’s Lobster, MAX, No. 7, The NoMad, Spicy Pot, Thai Rock, Tuome plus many more to be announced.

Salivating yet? We are!

For more details on this year’s ticket options, visit: www.villagevoice.com/choiceeats.

See you there (we’ll be the people double fisting dishes!