We love Charmant as much as the next guy, but let's face it, it's the culinary equivalent of a "zoo tram safari"; giving tourists the illusion of 'immersion.' If you want real untamed Taiwanese, look no further than Yilan Da Ding Huo Xia in Hongqiao. Essentially Taiwanese 'Bubba Gump Shrimp,' this dive offers every prawn preparation from "sweet and sour" to stir-fried. But the version adorning every table is black pepper prawns (胡椒蝦, huo jiao xia, 75RMB).

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