Shilin Official Residence
The former official residence of Chiang Kai-Shek and his wife. It has a quiet and attractive garden to stroll through.
This famous residence was the former home of the late President Chiang Kai-Shek. In 1996, the city government made it partially public leisure park giving a place for locals to take a walk and admire beautiful gardens. The well-preserved garden has a romantic European feel, with flower beds and tree-lined paths, which became a popular place for taking photos.
Address:No. 60, Fulin Road, Shilin District, Taipei, 111
phone:+886 2 2883 6340
Shilin Night Market
A must-visit while in the city, Shilin Night Market is one of the most famous and the largest night markets in Taipei
The night market is more than 100 years old and is a must visit while in the city. No matter which lane or alley you turn, you will always find something unexpected to eat, drink, shop & play. From the famous bubble tea, fried chicken and Taiwanese massage among others, you will definitely find something to fulfill your stomach & enjoy. Why not head out tonight, it is only a 10-minute walk!
Address:No.101, Jihe Road, Taipei, 111
HOT-STAR Fried Chicken
Are you super hungry? If yes, then head straight to Hot-Star Large Fried Chicken situated in the heart of Shilin.
Fried Chicken has become one of the most popular snacks in Taipei, thanks to Hot-Star Large Fried Chicken. This stall that first started in front of the old Yangming Movie Theatre quickly turned into a popular meeting and eating spot for all. It often sells staggering 3,000 servings per day. Make sure to stop by here and enjoy delicious chicken with bubble tea.
Address:No. 113, Wenlin Rd., Shilin Dist, Taipei, 111
phone:+886 2 2995 7978
While in Taipei, you must try the unique "Tiger Sugar" bubble tea flavor.
Pearl milk tea originated in Southern Taiwan, one of the most sought after items here, was said to be the favorite drink of Empress Dowager Cixi. Tiger Sugar is especially famous for their own version, with tiger pattern owing to the combination of brown sugar and milk, of this local beverage. Pearl milk tea is made using slowly cooked tapioca pearls and brown sugar. A true taste of Taiwan.
Address:No.38, Dabei Rd., Shilin Dist, Taipei
phone:+886 2 2881 5692
Children's Amusement Park
The park comprises many exciting rides, fun playgrounds, educational programs and shows for families to enjoy.
This leisure park is filled with amusement, as well as, recreation rides. This park combines education with culture and recreation. Rides here include Spinning Tea Cups, Flying Chair Ride, Pirate Ship Ride among others for both adults and children to enjoy. What are you waiting for? Visit today and enjoy your time with your family and friends at the Taipei Children's Amusement Park.
Address:No.55, Sec. 5, Chengde Rd, Taipei City, 111
phone:+886 2 2833 3823
Xing Fa Ting Ice
Shaved ice is famously found in Taiwan. Mixed with condensed milk and other toppings, which is available all year round.
This is a well-known, half a century old shaved ice store in our Shihlin Night Market. The store continues to come up with new flavors along with the traditional flavors for everyone to enjoy. Different flavors with different toppings bring joy and excitement to people of all ages.
Address:No. 1, An-Ping Street, Taipei, 111
phone:+886 2 2882 0206
Twins egg roll
Stop by this diner for a delicious and healthy Taiwanese breakfast.
Have you ever had Asian omelet, crepes and more, which has a different taste to the west? While you are in town, maybe woken up because of jet-lag, you should stop by this unique handmade Taiwanese egg roll breakfast store to satisfy your hunger. The handmade crispy skin with fresh eggs, combined with their sweet soy sauce, will definitely leave an impression on your taste buds.
Address:No. 29, Ln. 505, Sec. 5, Zhongshan North Rd., Shilin Dist, Taipei, 111
phone:+886 2 2882 5529
"Zamen"-It means "Two are better than one". Modern packing with classic Taiwanese Sweet taste.
It is hard to find a regional restaurant better than Zamen in the locality. Unlike the other restaurants in the neighborhood, it is never a hit or miss when it comes to relishing delicious food here. Zamen is a neighborhood restaurant serving regional delicacies which is a must-try if you want to experience the best of Taiwanese cuisine.
Address:No.30. Jihe Road., Shilin District, Taipei, 111
phone:+886 2 2885 4500
Kuo Yuan Ye Museum of Pastry
A traditional cake & pastry brand, which started on a shoulder carrying pole and later became a famous store in Taipei.
The museum is located in the heart of Taipei where the brand was founded in 1867. While you are there, you can take a tour through the past 100 years history of Taiwan, with hands-on experience and understand the techniques of making traditional cakes and pastries. Why not also buy some souvenirs to take home for your friends and family to enjoy!
Address:4F, No.546, Wenlin Rd, Taipei, 111
phone:+886 2 2838 2700 Ext:457
Guang-Huei Pork Thick Soup
Pork thick Soup is one of the representative traditional dishes in Southern Asia. It also represents Taiwanese cuisine.
Guang-Huei Pork Thick Soup is full of classic traditional flavors. Guang-Huei Pork Thick Soup is known to every family and household around Shihlin. Located in the Hua-Rong market, this roadside dining car has been operational for 30 years and is now converted into a snack bar that can accommodate 30 patrons.
Address:No. 21, Hua- Rong Street, Taipei, 111
National Palace Museum
A world-class museum, located in the northern part of the city, with exciting exhibition throughout the year!
The Taipei National Palace Museum is designed in the style of traditional Chinese architecture. The museum has hundreds of thousands of historical relics and artifacts from different dynasty throughout Chinese history. The museum, often has different exhibitions from the west for people all over the world to enjoy, making this a must-visit while you are in town.
Address:No. 221, Sec. 2, Zhishan Rd, Taipei, 111
phone:+886 2 6610 3600
Wang Ji Herbal Tea
Herbal tea is a kind of tea that is popular in subtropical areas, such as Taiwan, Hong Kong and Malaysia.
Often made from a variety of Chinese medicines, this tea is perfect for the local humid weather. In the market, each stand has its own unique recipe of the famous herbal tea. The Wangji Herbal Tea in the market has been brewing this concoction for 50 years. Made in limited quantities, patrons have to gather in quickly to get a cup of their favorite brew.
Address:No.44, Danan Rd., Shilin Dist.,, Taipei, 111
phone:+886 2 2881 0966