Must see restaurants in Ximending & Wanhua

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    Thai Food

    Don't overlook this unassuming place in the courtyard in the Red House Bar Street. A one-woman show (a Chinese lady born in Thailand), Thai Food serves…

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    Ai Laksa

    Snuck among the T-shirts and beauticians along busy Zhonghua Rd is this cheery, yellow-fronted hole in the wall with a few outdoor stools and tables. It…

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    Lao Shan Dong Homemade Noodles

    Superpopular with locals, this unpretentious canteen in the basement of Wannian Commercial Building has been serving up handmade, thick, floury, Shandong…

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    Da Che Lun Restaurant

    Plates of raw fish and assorted sushi are pulled past customers by tiny trains, and Taiwanese pop music from the '50s fills the air. This is a fun…

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    Modern Toilet Restaurant

    Greeted by the sound of a toilet flushing and a sign proudly claiming 'crappy food', guests at this novelty restaurant need a certain sense of humour…

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    Yong Fu Ice Cream

    This corner store (with no English sign) has been serving customers since the 1940s and is easy to spot – there'll be gaggles of people outside eating ice…

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    Zhen Siwei

    Lane 25, Kangding Rd is packed with Sichuan restaurants, and this one, at the head of the lane, has the craziest queues at peak mealtimes. This place with…

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    Ay-Chung Flour Rice Noodle

    You can spot this place by the huge lines of people outside. The slurpalicious, salty noodles are very appealing on a cool Taipei evening.