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Betweet Dadong Road, Danan Road, Wenlin Road and Jihua Road, Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed today via mobile

I enjoyed strolling around this market - great atmosphere. Some very cheap tasty food. Clothing, toys,bling and souvenirs to buy. When taking MRT get off at R15 - Jiantan on the red line - the markets are right outside the exit. Enjoy!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Shilin night market is just a few steps away from Jiantan mrt station. Crowds of people frequent this place especially during the weekend nights. There were plenty of choices available and surprisingly there were lots of games available for a small sum. You can try...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank iamricochet23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the way home from a day exploring or running errands, it’s nice to grab a fresh bite from the food stalls and restaurants along this small neighbourhood Night Market.

Date of experience: April 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived at the market early because I had a very very early flight the next day so I couldn't be out late. I went to the market building and poked around all the souvenirs (which there are a ton of) and then ate downstairs....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank LindsayV857
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Shilin NightMarket on our the night we arrive Taipei and we are a bit disappointed. There is not much to look around, not so crowded maybe because we went there during week day. It could have been lively during weekend not sure. There...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank LuchiE9
Reviewed 1 week ago

A place that you can have a feel of the local culture. Lots of good food and local stores. You better be hungry if you want to go and you can easily spend 3-4 hours there. You need to be adventurous to enjoy all different...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 361kevinn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here 2nd time and I still think this is a good night market for street food. Started with 官芝零大肠包小肠 near the main road. Love this as this does not has the Super sausage taste. 大肠is actually glutinous rice and it’s wrapped with sausage and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Melody166
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cheaper in price compared to malls and they have the best souvenirs in the city 😁 worth visiting and touring, don’t forget to drop by “Funky Fresh” for refreshments 😜

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank doylemark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This night market was very good all sorts of weird and wonderful food and everything from head to toe was there to buy it was very crowded so make sure you have plenty of time to explore it was very easy to get to by...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic environment and there is so many different choices of foods that I would suggest going on a empty stomach so you can indulge! Total must see

Date of experience: October 2018
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October 31, 2018|
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Response from Scott I | Reviewed this property |
I'd say wait till 7pm for full rammed Night Market experience
April 9, 2018|
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Response from A K | Reviewed this property |
Hi mostly cash I saw.