When deprived of flavorful sustenance, the mouth will often retaliate by shouting your bank-account number at sporting events or turning every sentence into a high-pitched jingle. Tame an unruly tongue with today’s Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of Asian-inspired dinner fare and drinks at Jasmine Asian Cuisine in Englewood.
A savory haven of fresh Asian-inspired fare for more than two decades, Jasmine Asian Cuisine tasks its experienced chefs with preparing an eclectic menu of cooked-to-order dishes crafted with organic veggies, choice cuts of meat, and oils bursting with antioxidants. Pu pu platters sate dithering diners with pintsize portions of delectable meats, seafood, wontons, and egg rolls ($5.95). An epic selection of chef's specialties, including the pepper mignon seasoned with peppercorns and topped with onions ($10.25), quell grumbling tummies before they bellow like Pavarotti after stubbing his big toe.
Fried-rice dishes mix a panoply of meat, seafood, and veggies with natural burgundy rice that scoffs in the face of its crispy counterparts ($8.25–$9.95). Occupy your mandibles with the house special dinner—which plates an appetizer, soup or salad, and entree of your choosing ($12.25–$15.25)—before washing morsels down with passion-fruit iced tea ($2). Visitors can satisfy sugar cravings with five handcrafted mini pastries ($5) that are small and sweet, like a romance novel written on a post-it note.