On March 6, the first Taipei Bib Gourmand was released. There are 36 restaurants be recommended and 10 of them are from night markets! As we always say, that night markets are the proud and the representation of Taiwan. Let’s take a look and give a shot to these street food on the list!
Raohe Street Night Market
Raohe Street Tourist Night Market is located on Raohe Street, Taipei, 600 meters in length, near Shongshan Railway Station, 600 meters in length. It is set up in 1987, being the second tourist night market in Taipei. Various products and local foods are sold in Raohe night market. There is a decorated-archway in front of the entrance.(Resource from Taiwan Tourism Bureau)
There are 3 street food be recommended from Bib Gourmand. Here comes the introduction!
｜Ribs stewed in medicinal herbs陳董(Chenˊ Dongˇ)藥燉排骨
Ribs stewed in medicinal herbs is an iconic dish of Taiwan’s night markets. It’s very popular especially in the winter, because the medicinal soup will help keep your body warm. If you never try about medicinal herbs, it’s good to give a shot! I bet you will love it!
Talking about this dish in Raohe, locals must recommend you to 陳董(Chen dong) which located in the middle part of the night market. Using variety of traditional Chinese medicine, the soup attracts lots of people.
-Address:No.160, Raohe St., Songshan Dist., Taipei City, Taiwan
-Prices:NT$ 75 for ribs/NT$ 85 for lambs
｜Fuzhou Shi Zu Pepper cakes/buns福州世祖(Fuˊ Jou Shihˋ Tzuˇ)胡椒餅
The must-have at RaoHe night market, the pepper cake is a crispy pocket filled with juicy pork that is infused with the aromatic bite of black pepper. Baked on the wall of a clay oven, the pies taste so good that you will eat half of it before remembering to take a photo.Make sure you get more than one, or risk the overwhelming sense of regret when you have to wait again in the long queue for more.
-Address:No.249, Raohe St., Songshan Dist., Taipei City, Taiwan
-Prices:NT$ 50 for each
｜Spicy Stinky Tofu施老闆(Shi laoˇ banˇ)麻辣臭豆腐
When mentioning about Taiwan’s representative food, stinky tofu must comes out first in your mind. 施老闆(Shi laoˇ banˇ)spicy stinky tofu is one of the must-have at RaoHe night market. The tofu is filled with the spicy soup, once you have a bite, the soup will fill your mouth The soup is made of medicinal herbs, so it tastes really delicious. You can have another soup for free if you want.
-Address:No.189, Raohe St., Songshan Dist., Taipei City, Taiwan
-Prices:NT$ 60 for spicy stinky tofu/ NT$ 50 for stinky tofu/NT$ 60 for duck blood/NT$80 for spicy stinky tofu+duck blood
Raohe Street Night Market
[饒河觀光夜市 / Rauˊ Heˊ Guan Guang Yaˋ Shihˋ]
-Address:Raohe St., Songshan Dist., Taipei City, Taiwan
-Transportation:MRT to Songshan station (Exit 1)/Train to Songshan station
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