Today I needed to shop at Super Cao Nguyen and after shopping I was in need of nourishment so I stopped in to Cafe Oasis for a quick bite to eat. It is located in the same building as Super Cao Nguyen but in a separate shopping area to the south of the grocery store. After climbing the stairs to the restaurant I looked at the menu and decided on kung pao tofu and a cup of cold jasmine tea.
The view at Cafe Oasis
Water feature below Cafe Oasis
After paying for my food I sat down next to the window and waited for my food to come. As I waited my tea came. It was a nice large cup with a piece of plastic sealed on top. With the tea I was given a straw, on one end there was a sharp point to poke through the plastic barrier. I thought that this was pretty cool, because you are less likely to spill your drink with the normal lids that you put on and take off. The tea was pretty good, had a nice note of jasmine, and didn’t taste diluted from being chilled. It wasn’t remarkable, but wasn’t horrible either.
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