The stunning purple color is the highlight and touches in YEN Chinese restaurant, hence wise the wow factor is expected in its modern, chic and contemporary interior. With a high ceiling and floor level’s window located at level 31, this bold top floor restaurant of W Taipei allows you to enjoy the city’s best view of the valley of Taipei as well as the 101 Taipei that is just blocks away.
When you step out of the lift, a soft purple carpet will lead you to the restaurant entrance with stylish designed and hanging lamps awaiting your arrival. The spacious open kitchen is well designed and equipped to cater for the classic Chinese kitchen style of culinary needs, from the steam section, deep fried and wok fried section to the oven roasted department, all of which are are well laid out.
Slick and bold interior
We went for the <Work Hard, Play Hard> Lunch Set Menu III which is a 7-course tasting menu that is full on in terms of quantity and value, that is one of the best ways to sample most of Chef’s Ho signature creations all at once. Indeed, the menu has already “warned’ you, work hard, play hard and yet we eat hard to enjoy from the beginning to the end.
<Chilled Cherry Tomato with Osmanthus flower,
When you finish your meals in YEN, it doesn’t mean that you would leave at once for not visiting the chic and stylish YEN Bar which is at the other end corner of the restaurant. This beautifully decorated bar has one of Taipei’s most extensive and innovative cocktail lists as well as 80 kinds of whisky and 100 kinds of wine for your preference. Afternoon-tea is popular here too to stay through the evening while watching the world go by. Sunset is expected here to end your day while sipping one of the best cocktails in town by toasting the bright Xinyi district lights of sprawling Taipei skyline.
Sec. 5, Xinyi District
Tel: +886 2 7703 8887