If you're a first time visitor to Taiwan, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller local eatery could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the restaurants may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about restaurants in Taiwan.
Here are some of the most recommended restaurants in Taiwan.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about restaurants:
"Din Tai Fung is at the base and you won't be able to find another one in the States unless you are in Seattle or Los Angeles Best xiao long bao!" See More
"Cafe Bastille Cafe Bastille Map (there are 2 shops on the same street) Address: 台北市大安區溫州街91號 (91 Wenzhou St, Taipei City) 台北市大安區溫州街7號 (7 Wenzhou St, Taipei City) Opening Hours: 11:00~24:00 Eslite Café 誠品敦南店 （tun-nan store） Eslite Café (Map) Address: 誠品敦南店2樓—台北市大安區敦化南路一段245號 (Eslite Tun Nan – 2 Fl, No." See More
"I would suggest going to Taipei 101 Food Court!" See More
"Kanpai Grill, where you get cheerful atmosphere." See More
"For night markets, big fan of Raohe St and Gongguan Night Market, where you'll find the best brown sugar bubble milk tea Chen San Ding, which is right next to a great Gua Bao (pulled pork belly sandwich) shop." See More
"Gongguan St (Student friendly places with tons of hip and inexpensive eateries) Good Cho's (Another interesting places to for fancy bagels) Good idea to check out local english blogs for ideas as well." See More
"For food - I would suggest checking out 鼎泰豐 (a "must try" for all visitors to Taipei, it's Michelin starred) or for a more authentic local experience try 饒河街夜市 which I consider to be the best and most local night market in Taipei." See More
"北投麗禧溫泉酒店 Grand View Resort Beitou: Priced at NT2300 (approximately SGD $100) for a 90 minute experience at one of its private hot spring tub, it was certainly a high price to pay." See More
"Niu Li Tang (Beef Noodle) is a great spot for Taiwanese beef noodles." See More
"Calcutta Indian Food" See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Taiwan.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.