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No.75 Zhongshan Road, Zhongshan Village, Hsinchu, Taiwan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting setup and a must see on Hsinchu. It’s not easy to locate the temple; as it’s well nestled inside the food market. Try looking for the gate which will well lead you to the temple ... if you’re not distracted with the local fare...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Q6527IWrobertw
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We went to see the temple first, was lost initially because the temple’s inside the market. Then went to try the oyster omelette which was delicious. Tried the famous rice noodles but it’s not as special as I thought. My friends also ordered stir fried...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tinszkie
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Here's something you might like to try: The best Braised pork on rice"柳家滷肉飯" Spring roll “郭家潤餅” Duck rice“廟口鴨香飯”

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Eric W
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

I understand this is a high-ranking cultural landmark and can appreciate the high quality craftsmanship that is present in this temple, but unfortunately I simply couldn’t get past the large crowds or the choking incense (and cigarette) smoke. Every time I would stop to admire...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank backpacker31
Reviewed January 24, 2018

Nice to walk around and explore and the market around adds to the experience. Worth the visit when in Hsinchu.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 2013Travel_Companion
Reviewed January 14, 2018

Hsinchu local delicacies, such as red yeast meatballs (肉圓), meatball soup (貢丸湯), fried rice vermicelli (炒米粉) and much more can be found outside of the Temple from morning to late evening. On the important days of the year, for example the ghost month or Lantern...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank EnjoyHsinchu
Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

As good as Google translate is, this venue is very difficult if you don't speak any Chinese. It's a real possibility to get maimed by a moped. They are everywhere no matter how many pedestrians and how small the passageway. The people though are very...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank tammyhart1
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

The Cheng Huang Temple and its surroundings are the heart of Hsinchu. The temple is in an older part of town and is surrounded by a market and places to eat. The temple itself is beautiful and full of character and history. It is visited...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TessaEdwards
Reviewed December 12, 2017

Main attraction are the food vendors, excellent street food. Very busy, tourists nd locals . lots of scooters (like everywhere else in Hsinchu

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank scooter d
Reviewed October 19, 2017

If you are going there during the lunch time, this place got lots of food choices to choose. It is also beside the temple. Entering the location will see that it is filled with different shops selling food. Local food delights in one single place!

Date of experience: October 2017
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