What's Bill Gates Eating? $24 Pan-Asian Lunch

Even Microsoft (MSFT) Chairman Bill Gates — the (once again) world’s richest man — is looking for deals these days.

travelling through New York, Bill Gates stopped in for lunch at the chichi Tao Restaurant. Bill went for the $24 price-fixe lunch, telling the waiter “that’s a good deal!” PageSix reports.

What does $24 buy at Tao? The restaurant’s Web site says:

Appetizer choice of:
Bang Bang Chicken Salad
Satay of Chicken with Peanut Sauce
Bamboo Steamed Veggie Dumplings
Peking Duck Spring Rolls with Hoisin Sauce

Entree choice of:
Soy Ginger Salmon
Kung Pao Chicken
Shanghai Scallion Beef
Wok seared NY Sirloin
Vegetable or Chicken Pad Thai
Sushi Roll Trio

Dessert:
Zen Parfait
Fresh Fruit & Tangerine Sorbet
Banana Bread Pudding

If you’re unfamiliar with lunch prices in midtown New York, actually, that is a good deal. But Bill’s always been a shrewd businessman.

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