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No. 88, SEc 5, Nanjing East Rd,, Taipei, Taiwan
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Singapore
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

You can go to Chia Te by MRT Take the Songshan MRT line to Nangjing Sanming Station (南京三民 ), leave via exit two and walk straight and you will see Chia Te Bakery. Love the pineapple and cranberry tarts and sun biscuit (太阳并). These are nice gifts to bring back for your friends and relatives. Staff is generally polite and... More 

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Fredericton
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34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We get pineapple cakes to bring back to Canada as gifts. They are loved by all and are a tasty way of sharing the wonderful food of Taiwan with friends and family from other places.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

The eggs tarts! They were phenomenal. I am not a fan but Chia Te's amazing ones were worth coming here for. I suppose we were lucky that day, we encountered a helpful and pleasant staff who could converse in English. She took the time and explained to me how each box would be priced differently depending on the type of... More 

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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

The place is a Taipei classic. There must be a good reason to stay in business for nearly 40 years, right? Well, Chia Te's reason is their delicious pastries. Definitely, check this place out! Here is a good blog post about the bakery (with pictures and directions) - http://travelingmarmot.com/chia-te-bakery-taipei-classic.

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Hong Kong
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Drawn by popular recommendations, seriously seriously disappointed. Had tasted better tarts but had not experienced worse service. Will NEVER return.

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Singapore, Singapore
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Best pinapple tarts I have tasted from Taiwan. Like their cranberry, melon and salted eggs flavour best. However, it is not cheap and cost about $1.50 per piece. Their sun cakes are also very milky and tasty.

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Sydney
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Were here couple days ago, hunting for best pineapple cake reviewed on internet. Terrible service, we were given attitude by the cashier lady when making payment bc we decided to purchase 3 med boxes instead 2 large boxes of pineapple cakes, for the sake of packing luggage. It was not even busy or any queue when we were there. Don't... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The location is inconvenient by MRT but it is worth going there! Awesome bakery with lots of variation to their famous pineapple cake. Longan, cranberry, strawberry and pineapple with egg yolk were some of the variations. Besides pineapple cake, the almond biscuits were also popular. I see lots of the customers leaving the bakery with huge bags of goodies.

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Fail proof place to get pineapple cakes to bring back home! I also enjoy their "sun cakes" and their egg tarts are super good as well, but beware the egg tarts don't travel well.

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Perth, Australia
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

the pineapple tarts are yum but I have tasted similar tarts in Taipei 101. But since this is well known decided to buy for family. The pineapple and cranberry were good.

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Address: No. 88, SEc 5, Nanjing East Rd,, Taipei, Taiwan
Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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