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Eat like a local in Taipei
Eat like a local in Taipei
Eat like a local in Taipei
Eat like a local in Taipei
Food & Drink 3 hours

Eat like a local in Taipei

A nation’s kitchen on the streets, gua bao and stinky tofu for the brave

3 hours

From $61.13  USD per person (based on 8 adults)

  • From $61.13 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 3 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: Arabic, Cantonese, Catalan, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish)

Eat like a local in Taipei
Eat like a local in Taipei

Three square meals a day is not a thing in Taipei - it’s all about pushing yourself here, and indulging in as many delicious dishes as you possibly can with your local Taipei host by your side.

Allow them to navigate you through the bustling streets of the city and deliver you straight to the doorsteps of the best markets and local eateries.

They’ll encourage you to try various delicacies, some of which might be quite ominous-looking, but all are equally tasty, trust us!

Sample some beef noodles, pepper buns, flame-torched sausages and soup dumplings. Are you brave enough for stinky tofu? We reckon you are.

Learn all about ingredients you never knew even existed and immerse yourself in this steamy world of culinary brilliance. Some modern apartments are built without kitchens because the nation’s kitchen is outside on the streets.

Now that’s confidence in their street food scene.

    • Join a host and explore the tasty highlights of Taipei’s culinary scene, by eating them of course!
    • Your host will show you where locals really eat, leading you off the tourist trail and onto the streets where the real magic happens
    • Taste 6-8 samples of snacks, classic street foods and plates from local eateries
    • Head to a few bustling markets, where you’ll discover staple ingredients of Taipei’s cuisine and sample some local produce
    • Get tips offs regarding the best night markets and restaurants
    • Fill your belly with scrumptious food and get more recommendations for dishes to try during the remainder of your stay
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • Private and personalised experience
    • 3 hours with a host
    • 6 - 8 tastings of different street foods
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    • 2 non-alcoholic drinks per person
    • What’s not included
    • Additional food and drinks
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Transportation costs
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 14 days before the experience for a full refund

Meet our locals in

We will match you to the local host best suited to your requirements specified in our lovely post-booking questionnaire

How it works

  • 1
    Tell us about you! Once you book, fill in a quick questionnaire and tell us what you’d like from your experience.
    Tell us about you!
  • 2
    We introduce you to your perfect local Build your perfect tour and experience together
    We match you with a host
  • 3
    The best part! Experience the city like you would with a knowledgeable friend living there
    The best part!

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