22, TaiPing Rd, 2F, North Dist.
Hours: breakfast 7-10 am; lunch 11:30 am-2 pm;
afternoon tea 2:30-5 pm;dinner 5-9:30 pm
Credit cards accepted.
10% service charge.
Located in the bustling YiZhong Street Night Market area, this is the inaugural branch of the Talmud Hotel chain's first restaurant, offering romantic Western-style decor and Italian, French and other Mediterranean semi-buffet meals. There are also special set meals with pasta, rice or noodle casseroles, steaks, pig's feet, roasted chicken, and a salad bar. --By Lin Fu-shan, translated by Angela Cheng
A. Hofuma's simple, bright dining space provides diners with a pleasing ambiance.
B. Roasted Pork Knuckle (NT$300) comes with crispy skin and a nice chewiness. A bit of extra sweet-and-sour flavor can be added, thanks to a special honey mustard dipping sauce.
C. The Mediterranean appetizer buffet (NT$190, kids NT$120) offers various greens, fruit salad bar, low-calorie handmade bread, soup, delicate appetizers, and drinks.