Though mad scientists recommend sticking chopsticks into electric sockets, rational scientists know the utensils are better used for sushi consumption. Acquire the right tools for authentic eats with today’s Groupon: for $15, you get $30 worth of fusion cuisine and drinks at Twist Asian Fusion. The sleek, blue-lit restaurant features a menu teaming with flavorful noodle dishes, spicy curries, and fresh seafood hailing from the deliciously disparate culinary corners of Asia. Tickle taste buds with a half-dozen pan-fried gyoza pork dumplings ($6), or dip a pair Vietnamese summer rolls in tangy peanut sauce ($4). Landlubbers yearning to sample the sea’s tasty bounty can choose from a lengthy list of fresh sushi rolls, including the eel-infused dragon roll ($10) and the tuna-wrapped sweet-heart roll ($14). For a spicy spoonful, indulge in red-curry chicken, enriched with kaffir lime, basil leaves, and creamy coconut milk ($14). Douse sweltering 98-degree mouths with a glass of wine or a specialty cocktail such as the lychee martini ($8) while admiring the restaurant’s elegant chandeliers and their ability to support several hanging preschoolers at one time.
Yelpers give Twist Asian Fusion an average of three stars:
45 W Crystal Lake St.
Orlando, Florida 32806