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MAY GARDEN is a Chinese Restaurant near Newport Beach that by Special Request can make some very good Taiwanese Food.
I called the Chef(Eric) and ordered a Special Authentic Taiwanese Lunch for 12 last week and the food was amazing(3 day notice required for the menu below).

Menu:

Shrimp Salad w/tempura, glazed walnuts, raisins, Ginger Dressing

Shrimp TWO WAYS

Live Maine Lobster (House Special in French Cream Sauce)

Filet of Tenderloin w/peppers, onions, oyster sauce

Jumbo Shrimp Rangoon (stuffed with cream cheese)

Incredible FRESH LOBSTER SOUP

Fresh Maine Scallops w/ aromatic sauce

Sesame Chicken

Whole Fried Fish

Very light Fried Rice w/bbq pork, Shrimp , Chicken

Fortune cookie

35- ea food only (unbelievable price)

May Garden Restaurant
1400 SE Bristol St
Santa Ana, CA 92707
7147519229

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  1. O.M.G.

    Do you know if the owners used to run Tsuru in Newport Beach? We were so depressed when that place closed down.

    I figure it's worth asking, since how many fancy Taiwanese places are there, and how many are in OC?

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    1. re: Pei

      Actually, Chef Eric used to own China Bistro in south Laguna. Good stuff.

        1. re: applegirl

          Thank you so much! I'm so there.

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        1. Where's the stinky tofu?

          Mr Taster

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          1. re: Mr Taster

            or the oyster & rice noodle soup. lol

          2. I love their Crispy Shrimp. Its so good it should be illegal.

            http://elmomonster.blogspot.com

            1. The French cream sauce and the shrimp rangoon do not seem authentic to me. IMHO, dairy products have absolutely no place in Chinese cooking =).

              Quincy