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Dian Shui Lou 點水樓, Taipei

Dian Shui Lou 點水樓, Taipei

Dian Shui Lou 點水樓   Pacific Sogo 太平洋 SOGO 復興店 106 台北市大安區忠孝東路三段300號11樓 106, Taiwan, Taipei City, Da’an District, Section 3, Zhongxiao E Rd, 300號, Pacific Sogo 太平洋 SOGO 復興店 +886 2 8772 5089
Tu Hsiao Yueh 度小月, on Nanjing East Road Night Market, Taipei

Tu Hsiao Yueh 度小月, on Nanjing East Road Night Market, Taipei

A few months ago, I wrote about Tu Hsiao Yueh, the original from Tainan. I found this knock off copy cat at a little night market in Taipei near Nanjing East Road. I sort of just stumbled upon it while I was going back to my hotel. I simply asked the taxi driver to find me...
Dazzling Thai Cafe, Taipei

Dazzling Thai Cafe, Taipei

An interesting business model we see in Taipei is the chain restaurants that feature different cuisines. With the People and Shintori, they feature Chinese cuisine, Japanese Sushi, as well as a cool lounge in Taipei and Shanghai. With the smaller group VVG, their little group extends from a French eatery, dessert cafe, and a luxury boutique...
Chia Te Bakery 佳德鳳梨酥, Taipei

Chia Te Bakery 佳德鳳梨酥, Taipei

佳德鳳梨酥 / Chia Te bakery No. 88, Section 5, Nanjing E Rd, Songshan District, Taipei City, Taiwan 105 7:30AM–9:30PM +886 2 8787 8186
Hanyang Korean Cuisine, Taipei 韓國料理漢陽館

Hanyang Korean Cuisine, Taipei 韓國料理漢陽館

There’s a small group of Shandong-nese that are not directly from China, but from Korea. In Taipei, there’s a small community, and they speak Mandarin, Shandong Hwa, and even Korean. It’s fascinating to understand so many languages and cultures. Opened by Shandongense, Hanyang features traditional Korean BBQ cuisine. With the standard Korean BBQ grilling tables,...
Shaburi 紗舞縭壽司屋, Breeze Center 微風廣場, Taipei

Shaburi 紗舞縭壽司屋, Breeze Center 微風廣場, Taipei

Shaburi, at Breeze Center, is a nice unassuming and non-pretentious Japanese restaurant. With high expectations on presentation and food, lunch was nice treat. I don’t usually have sushi at lunch, since I like to enjoy the food and drink with the sushi chef. But, today was an exception, without the limited time rush, yet without...
Pho 越苑, Taipei

Pho 越苑, Taipei

Sriracha sauce (Thai: ศรีราชา [sǐrātɕʰā]), a Thai spicy sauce, is not from Thailand or even Vietnam It is from Rosemead in Southern California, with Thai roots. In the states, the Rooster sauce, originally developed for Asian Americans, is used on buffalo wings, french fries, and other American foods, as well as Asian dishes. But, arguably, I feel the best...
Katsuta 勝田日式豬排專門店, Taipei

Katsuta 勝田日式豬排專門店, Taipei

Katsuta is a small Japanese Curry House that only locals in the nearby neighborhood would know about. They specialize in pork cutlet with their special curry sauce. The shop, with the full name 勝田日式豬排專門店, translated to Katsuta Japanese Pork Chop Shop, is situated on a small street in a second floor space. Known by my...
Kiki’s 老媽餐廳, Taipei

Kiki’s 老媽餐廳, Taipei

Years ago, when i was studying Chinese at the NTNU Mandarin Training Center, I used live near a cafe where there were a bunch of cats. They even had a cat on their sign. It was in a quiet area in the bourgeois Jhong Hsiao east road alleys with other boutiques and restaurants. The little...
Romankan Yokohama 浪漫館横浜, Breeze Center, Taipei (closed)

Romankan Yokohama 浪漫館横浜, Breeze Center, Taipei (closed)

Romankan makes a type of sandwich that features a specific type of filling that is quite popular. This Japanese style sandwich is packed with a fried pork cutlet, or chicken one. That’s all you need, practically. Romankan, brought over by Breeze Center, is smartly located in a high traffic area at the food court at...
Breeze Center 微風廣場, Taipei

Breeze Center 微風廣場, Taipei

#First American style shopping mall in Taipei #Super market, food court, movie theater, and lots of underground parking #Lot of high end stores #First of the Breeze brand properties #Brainchild of Henry Liao 廖鎮漢 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breeze_Center http://www.malls.com/tw/malls/breeze-center.html https://www.yelp.com/biz/%E5%BE%AE%E9%A2%A8%E5%BB%A3%E5%A0%B4-%E5%8F%B0%E5%8C%97%E5%B8%82%E6%9D%BE%E5%B1%B1%E5%8D%80 https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g293913-d4273841-Reviews-Breeze_Center-Taipei.html Breeze Center No. 39, Section 1 Fuxing S Rd, Songshan District Taipei City, Taiwan 105 +886 809...
Breeze Super, Taipei

Breeze Super, Taipei

#Nice basement Supermarket #Part of the Breeze brand properties #Great Selection of goods – domestic and international #Conveniently Located at Breeze Center #Can’t decide on a drink with the multitude of choices Breeze Super 台灣台北市松山區復興南路一段39號 Da’an District, Taipei 105 Taiwan +886 2 66008888

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