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Shenkeng Street, New Taipei, Taiwan
Shenkeng / Shiding / Pinglin District
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This is one of Taiwan old streets I know of which remains open at night during weekdays (the other one is Chiu Fan). This street is known of stinky tofu, so there are several restaurants are open at night. Moreover, most of stores on the...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Though the shops are limited, the price offered are reasonable and cheap. Not too crowded and huge walkway for customers.

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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

For a true Taiwanese experience Shenkeng street is a must see. Filled with beautiful architecture of a bygone era. Beautiful restaurants and street food with retail therapy this is an enjoyable excursion. Well worth doing when in Taipei

Thank clintonc536
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Tofu everywhere. That is the impression about Shenkeng, but we'd just learned that there are four treasures in Shenkeng: tofu, bamboo shoots, pork, and tea. That is why you see the food and souvenir stores selling all kinds of stuff related to these four treasures....More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is a architectural style antique and neat street, the famous food at here is stinky tofu if you like it you can try, also there have many different snacks and souvenirs shop. The day I visit is raining so not many people at there...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2017

It is just a short street but worth the time spent to travel outside big and modern Taipei, plenty of stuff to eat.

1  Thank EricM776
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Just a short street but worth the time spent to travel here. Am a corrugated duck blood and stinky tofu fan. So this place is a natural for me. The nostalgic feel also slowed our pace down to enjoy a moment of peacefulness.

1  Thank Kenmical
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I love old streets but this isn't my favorite. It's smaller and way outside the city. I drove there via scooter but if you're on pub transit there are busses from Taipei zoo station. It's famous for stinky tofu (which I don't like) so if...More

1  Thank whereisjessey311
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The street is famous for its tofu, and the street is filled with the smell of it. There are wide range of shops along the street and also temples and architectural buildings. It is very relaxing to walk along the street.

Thank Jennie L
Reviewed 21 June 2016

for vegetarian options on the old street, look for the following: - vegetarian stall near the end of the street with a few tables set out for dining (they have a sign out so it's pretty obvious) - tofu ice cream; the original and matcha...More

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hosts various tea-related theme displays alongside
exhibitions, experience showrooms, tea art classrooms
and other spaces for introduction of the tea industry
with its domestic and foreign culture to tourists.
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