Pizza Rock 3
224, WenXin Rd, Sec 3, Xitun Dist.
Hours: 11:30 am-10 pm
English menu available.
No service charge.
On the corner with GanSu Road, this latest Pizza Rock outlet serves an area encompassing Feng Chia University and QingHai, XiTun and HangKou roads, offering 21 pizzas, various appetizers, panini sandwiches, pasta, beers and soft drinks. On Aug. 23, it will be joined by Pizza Rock 4 (780, Taiwan Blvd, Sec 4, Xitun Dist.) in the Tunghai University/Science Park area. --By Douglas Habecker, translated by Angela Cheng
A. Owner Ugo Ortolano poses in front of graffiti-style wall murals hand-drawn by artist Sean Goodwin.
B. Pizza Rock 3's opening coincides with some new menu additions, including four new pizza flavors like the pictured Red Milano (NT$159/small, NT$299/large)--topped with mozzarella, Italian sausage, garlic mushrooms and chili flakes--and healthy Garden Salad with Sesame Dressing (NT$129), plus American-style pale ale brewed locally by 23 Brewery Co. (NT$140/bottle). There are also six new baked pastas, available with tomato (NT$139-269) or alfredo (NT$179-309) sauces.
C. A spacious 25-30 seat basement seating area can be booked for private gatherings.