CATEGORY: Authentic Taiwanese Cuisine
ADDRESS: 5 Boulevard Saint-Marcel, 75013 Paris
TRANSPORT: "Saint-Marcel" or "Gare d'Austerlitz" stations on Metro Line 5 , "Gare d'Austerlitz station" on RER C
HOURS: 11:30 - 20:00, From Monday to Saturday
TELEPHONE: ＋33 (0)9 51 96 47 67
PRICE: Menu 11,5-13€
France is famous for its exquisite and delicious food. In its capital, Paris, we can find not only supreme French cuisine but also all kinds of cooking from all over the world. Taipei Gourmet, as a Taiwanese style restaurant, takes part in the gastronomic competition and it stands out among the peers. The restaurant is famous for its traditional and authentic cuisine from the island - Taiwan - also called Formosa. Guests are impressed by its tempting food and hospitable bosses. Let us introduce you their palatable cuisine!
The restaurant is not big but comfortable enough to enjoy the Asian touch. The light-green wall with plum blossoms is a pleasure to our eyes. Its atmosphere is relaxing and artistic. We can look out at the streets from the restaurant and chat with the chef from time to time. The chef is willing to explain well the ingredients and sauces of every dish. We can understand their efforts on selecting healthy food for their guests.
The boss is preparing the drinks.
The chef is good at Taiwanese and Chinese foods.
WHAT TO EAT
O'bon Paris recommend you to order "Taipei Menu". The menu costs only 13€. You can choose one dish and one drink. The best selling drink is Bubble Tea. No Asians do not know this magic drink.
1. Minced Pork Rice
A bowl of rice is fully covered with minced pork. Half sliced eggs and a piece of yellow pickled radish is traditional setting on the minced pork rice. You will never forget it once you taste it!
2. Train Lunch box
Train lunch box is sold on the train in Taiwan. It is easy to eat as fast food. However, it is much tasty. The chef uses five kinds of vegetables in consideration of daily minimum consumption of vegetables!
3. Fried Rice Noodles
Rice noodles are seasoned with soy sauce, minced pork, and bean sprouts. The sides are pickled and poached vegetables. They are set with Japanese style.
4. Soba Noodles
Soba noodles are served only in summer. In the hot weather, soba noodles are healthy and refreshing. Do not skip it in this coming summer.
5. Vegetarian Recipes
The chef is a vegetarian. She knows what vegetarians do not eat. She uses both vegetarian sauces and ingredients in accordance with Buddhisim guidance. You can ask from them for the details about the daily vegetarian menu.
6. Afternoon Tea
If you want to chat with your friend in a chilling afternoon , you can go there and order a kettle of Taiwanese tea, like Oolong Tea, Green Tea, Tieguanying Tea and Oriental Beauty Tea. Or you can go there to enjoy a nice reading time.
O'BON PARIS' NOTE
If you live in Paris, Taipei Gourmet is for sure on your must-eat list. Invite your friends to enjoy the Taiwanese exquisite food and their nice services. They will not disappoint you! Note that they close for one month in summer. Please check its website in advance. www.facebook.com/taipeigourmetparis