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Big Wheel (Da Che Lun) Japanese Restaurant

No.287 Zhongzheng Road, Taitung City, 950, Taiwan
+886 8 933 2151
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Seafood, Sushi, Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
No.287 Zhongzheng Road, Taitung City, 950, Taiwan
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Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious, lots of choices, and the service was fantastic. Try the Taiwanese Green Bean soup for desert, unexpectedly refreshing and just a little carmelly sweet. The owner and his staff are wonderfully attentive, we had a really nice evening.More

1  Thank Laurie W
台東大車輪日本料理, 業者 at Big Wheel (Da Che Lun) Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2017

Dear Laurie, As the second-generation owner of the restaurant that has served our customers locally and internationally over the past 37 years, I would like to thank you and your husband so very much for coming to our restaurant on November 24. It was such...More

Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

It say's japanese, but it's not. We had our share of real japanese food in Japan and this is not it. The owner is really friendly, helpfull and does the best he can.. and the food is good though, but not worth the price..

Thank Elmar S
Reviewed June 26, 2017

After a few disappointing tries, we finally found this very decent place. First, this restaurant was really clean and bright. The deco was really impressive. The food was really, really good. But most importantly, Michelle, the owner, was such a sweetheart. She explained to us...More

1  Thank YJWuatFBATL
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

37 years old restaurant in Taidong , maybe it's the reason why they make the food n service better n better go w time. I saw the fresh fish from harbor this time, it's quite amazing for me to catch this singh in downtown, thanks...More

1  Thank LalaHong
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Passed through Taitung with friends and stopped here for lunch, since they had been here before. Wonderful food and beautiful decor. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. I had the kimchi cabbage and pork bento combo, which was delicious. Would highly recommend dining here....More

1  Thank swang880
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

We visited this place due to the trip advisor reviews. Good: very friendly and helpfull staff and a nice interior. Also the nigiri i ordered were good. Not so good: the seafood salad had one shrimp and four pieces of squid in it. I would...More

Thank Claudjjja
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Good food and good service,if you want to eat fresh fish and delicious Japanese food,i think bigwheel is good choose!!!!!!

Thank 信陵 黃
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Pricey alternative for a very good Japanese dinner in Taitung Very fresh and tasty sashimi, original "moon" sushi creation and many other choices from a rich menu cannot disappoint you But as often happens you need to pay a premium for it

1  Thank newdealer
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

We found this restaurant on Trip Advisor with good advises so we decided to go for dinner. It was really busy as it was Chineese New Year. We had a look to the menu. It looked really good so we decided to go in. The...More

Thank janie22
Reviewed December 23, 2016

While worrying what to eat in Taitung, I found this Japanese restaurant in trip advisor. The food there is excellent, delicious. We are a group of 3, we ordered some raw fish from Japan (as told by the owner), some sushi, and a set menu,...More

2  Thank Teresa C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.287 Zhongzheng Road, Taitung City, 950, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taitung
  • Phone Number: +886 8 933 2151
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Big Wheel (Da Che Lun) Japanese Restaurant has proudly served our customers, locally and internationaly, in Taitung for more than 35 years. We believe quality ingredients have a true impact on the taste of food that is served at our restaurants. We also believe without using the best ingredients, even the greatest chef's creation is only going to be mediocre, not living up to its true taste potential. Therefore, all of our ingredients are delivered fresh with great quality to our restaurants. Today, we have served more than 3 million customers in our past 35-year history. Our sushi (especially "Full-moon" sushi), sashimi, seafood salad, tempura, teppanyaki, grills, and dinner sets are the favorites of our customers. Please stop by and come join us for the best dining experience you could have here in downtown Taitung.
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