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Shilin Nightmarket

Betweet Dadong Road, Danan Road, Wenlin Road and Jihua Road, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2349 1635
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“night market” (636 reviews)
“street food” (220 reviews)
“stinky tofu” (161 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Betweet Dadong Road, Danan Road, Wenlin Road and Jihua Road, Taipei, Taiwan
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+886 2 2349 1635
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"night market"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this night market as it is a mixture of food, shopping and fun. There are two styles of food, street food stalls and underground air conditioned restaurants which have a full seatings. They also have a whole area of games. Highly Recommended!!!

Thank Keib T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are literally long strips of food stands and clothes and a whole lot more. There are free taste for all food stands which is great because it let's you have a taste of what you will be buying. Mushrooms are a huge favorite and...More

1  Thank janelynmalinao
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is fun, noisy, crowded and full of delicious Taiwanese food. Just browse around, pick up what you think you might like it... relax ... and enjoy!

Thank Antonio J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading so much, was disappointed when i visited. not many stalls. and it rained during my visit hard to walk with the rain n crowd. Had a good mee sua stall, but sitting is minimal.

Thank flowertalks
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family stayed nearby our first night in Taipei, partially just to visit this night market. Overall: a bit of a disappointment. - food: not a lot of variety and most of it was either fried or too tired to fight. Not a lot of...More

Thank wukongsun
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the visit if you want to experience one of Taipei 's best night markets.Plenty of local food stalls and restaurants.Lots of clothing,souvenirs,shoes,bags,etc.Crowded most nights.Open from around 4 pm till midnight.Easy to get to with Met,get off at Jiantan Mrt stop.

Thank zalnikor
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though the place is crowded we got the chance to taste different flavor of street foods here, very similar to other market in the area and also some of the souvenirs items are expensive, bought few magnets and key chains for friends and the famous...More

1  Thank wander-rover21
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, this night market is now super touristy but completely worth it for the food. There are loads of foreigners and it is unlikely you’ll get a super deal on goods but did I mention that the food is great? Huge selection and if you...More

1  Thank ipvcake
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will probably get lost in the street or the stuff they are selling, from foods to shoes. if you are lucky you can get great bargain price for shoes. My wife bought a pair of Reebok sneakers for discounted price, when we back to...More

Thank Pfir
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I only needed to buy a few ref magnets and keychains for some friends. I was already able to buy some snacks for colleagues from this store near Jai and Lester's hostel (which was at Songshan). I also had some snacks for dinner while walking...More

Thank boonorbane1985
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wenwenwoon
April 9, 2018|
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Response from Ajay k | Reviewed this property |
hi wenwenwoon I would recommend you to have some cash. the bigger shops might accept contactless but all the fun in the market apart from shopping is to eat those amazing street food for which you would need cash.
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wenwenwoon
January 26, 2018|
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Response from David U | Reviewed this property |
Open air
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nancytraveltheworld
December 20, 2017|
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Response from LLEE23 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but no. The street is very rough and very crowded.
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