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Lioho Tourist Night Market

Lioho Er Road, Xinxing District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Ranked #6 of 55 shopping in Kaohsiung
Type: Flea/ Street Markets
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Princeton, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Having been to several night markets in Taipei, this one was different since it was housed on a wide street, only one block long however a very long block. It was comprised mainly of food vendors, a lot being seafood given this is a port city. There were lots of tour groups and was quite crowded, I would beware of... More

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Jakarta
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Frankly speaking, this nightmarket targets Mainland Chinese tourist groups. They provide rather limited choices of food andt is honestly less creative like other night markets which are popular to the local (for instance Ruifeng ) As a local Kaohsiung citizen, I wouldn't recommend this nightmarket to my friends.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

If you have visited the night market in Taipei, you do not need to visit this one. It is much much small and 70% of the stalls are food stalls. If you want to have a outdoor eating experience, that would be fine.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We reached Kaohsiung at around 7pm from Taipei via the "bullet train". After checking in at the Hi-Lai Hotel, we proceeded to take a taxi ride to Lioho Night Market. The taxi brought us to the night market in less than 15min. The night market is just made up of one street with a distance of at most 500 metres.... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

This was the worse night market I have been to in Taiwan. The place has been commercialized which means you are going to get a lot of tourist visiting this area. There are almost zero clothes stalls while most of the food seemed to cater to the Mainlander's taste. Ruifang night market will be a better alternative.

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

To its credit, it is one of the oldest and best known attractions in Kaohsiung. It is easy to get to. There are all kinds of food stalls. Unfortunately, be prepared to pay the "tourist" price. The quality of food has also declined in my opinion. Go visit, but keep your expectation low.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Not good, Why? Because its flooded with tourists from China, I said FLOODED. and its directly lead to the food's price is more expensive compare to others unpretentious night market in KaoShiung. But if your hotel is housed around this area, there is no need to take metro to go to other place to have ur dinner. The food here... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

It was my first night market in Taiwan and it left such a bad impression on me. There is nothing much at Liu He. I went there since it's quite famous and received great reviews at tripadvisor. However, it turned out to be a disappointment. Before I went, my local friend told me that their locals do not patronize the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Reasonably pleasant night market. Spacious and not overly crowded so easy to walk through. However do not be fooled by stalls with celebrity endorsements. Their products are not necessarily superior. Avoid the 鄭老牌木瓜牛乳 (papaya milk). You can recognise them from their sign filled with plenty of celebrity signatures. The staffs are exceptionally rude considering that Taiwanese are generally very polite.... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Visited this place during stayed first night in Kaohsiung as another night market (Rui Fong) not opened during Wednesday. The place not so crowded, perhaps is Wednesday but the overall atmosphere not so "comfortable" as major of the visitors are tourist from foreign country and the food price slightly higher (about NTD5 higher).

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