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All 3,218 Taichung Restaurants

Din Tai Fun

B2,No.105, Sec. 2, Zhonggang Rd., Xitun Dist., Taichung, Taiwan
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Ranked #7 of 3,218 Restaurants in Taichung
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Taiwanese
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
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English first
Taichung, Taiwan, Taiwan
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Don't get me wrong, Din Tai Fung has some of the best dumplings around. They're a very famous restaurant in Taiwan. I'll usually go elsewhere for dumplings, though. The prices at Din Tai Fung are about 3x what they would be at smaller shops, which also have really good food (for the most part). If you want to go on... More

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Aspendale, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Been to bin tai fung a few times now. Staff & service is quick & efficient. Can't make reservation on weekends, but can during the week. The pork dumplings are awesome - so is the baby bamboo & the pork with rice. Actually.... Everything here is good! Even the tea looks like roses!

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Glendale, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I was taken to Din Tai Fung in Taichung, Taiwan. The meal was glorious- the special dumplings were truly special. The other dishes were also good. The waitstaff was fast. I especially liked the Chef window- with the workers creating the dumplings onsite. The food hall atmosphere in Top City was great, too.

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Singapore, Singapore
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44 reviews 44 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

worldwide is always long queue for Din Tai Fung, food was nice, dumplings was freshly served! worth the wait! advised to go before lunch hours.

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Taichung, T'ai-wan, Taiwan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I took my foreign friends and clients to there every time, and they all gave high evaluation of this restaurant. They can see the steamer chef how to make Steamed dumpling, and enjoy the friendly service there. Also they prepare the English and Japanese vision menu for foreigners!

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Taichung, Taiwan
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Is it a branch of a famous chain ? Yes..and its Ok. Is there a huge wait...of course..its one of the few clean, well staffed, and quality Chinese eateries in a town of hundreds of "all you can eat" hot pots, endless noodle stands, and other palate numbing volume establishments. I have been here many times and have always had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

I first went to Din Tai Fung in July 2013 and have probably been to din tai fung about 10 times now. It is a michelin 1 star restaurant and at the price with that in mind, it is very cheap. The soup dumplings compliment a meal very well but my favorite is the spicy dumplings and the sauce is... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We had our dinner during our last day at Tai Chung. It was an unforgettable experience (we have been queued for about 30 minutes, but no worries, the staffs are very efficient!). The specially recommended long xu cai taste great. Other food recommended are: Xiaolongbao, Guotie (Potstickers), Jiaozi (Steamed Dumplings)! I personally like the Jasmine tea.

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Vancouver
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44 reviews 44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Over priced but did keep their standard. I have tried branches in Taipei, Singapore and Hong Kong and found their standard much better than the Taichung branch. The stemmed dumpling was hard and try. Tast was bland.

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Taichung, Taiwan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

You come all the way to the home of soup dumplings (Taiwan) and you go to the branch that is everywhere. You can find dumplings as good or better all throughout the city in little mom and pop places. Not to mention for a fraction of the price and wait time.

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