Bistro O (2F, No. 3, Lane 49, Shida Road, Taipei) – this is a popular bar in the Shida area. The wide spectrum of drinks served there ranges from classical cocktails, beer (mostly Belgian), to spirits and innovative concoctions. The bar also devises its variations of the classics, with the drink menu beginning with more than a dozen varieties of long island iced tea, including mixtures with absinth and black tea. There is an equal number of martini varieties among which grasshopper sees pepper mint and cocoa, while the rose litchi martini fuses sake and gin with rose honey, litchi fruit and cranberry juice.