Global Grub Abounds at ‘Voice’ Choice Eats


Bring an atlas and your appetite.

Theres a lot to recommend the Voices Choice Eats dinner, coming up on March 11 and taking rezzies now. For one thing, its cheap: These kind of events are usually a small fortune, whereas this one costs $25 in advance, and $35 at the door. But more important, the restaurants represented are all ones searched out by the papers xenophilic critic, Robert Sietsema. Sietsemas various West African stew houses and Uzbek kebab palaces tend to be more read about than visited and are spread far throughout the five boroughs. The event a chance to eat at 30 of them at the same time (including Albert's Mofongo House, Yeti of Hieizan, and Peppa's Jerk Chicken) amounts to a global-cheap-eats summit. No self-respecting New York gastronaut should consider doing anything else that night. You can buy tickets here.

The Puck Building, 295 Lafayette St., nr. Houston St.; Mar. 11, 6:3011:30 p.m.