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Hsinchu Cheng Huang Temple

No.75 Zhongshan Road, Zhongshan Village, Hsinchu, Taiwan
+886 3 522 3666
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Great place to see the true Taiwanese culture

Such a cool spot to see the temple and the different God, Demi-Gods and Deities. Outer rim of the... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2015
Small night market next to temple

Went there by taxi from Sheraton hotel (NT$250-25 to 30 mins ride). There temple is small but has... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2015
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“local food” (10 reviews)
“meatballs” (12 reviews)
“night market” (4 reviews)
No.75 Zhongshan Road, Zhongshan Village, Hsinchu, Taiwan
+886 3 522 3666
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Reviewed 30 December 2015

Such a cool spot to see the temple and the different God, Demi-Gods and Deities. Outer rim of the temple has got the best market style food stalls. Oyster pancake, fish balls soup and the fried rice noodles just to name a few of the...More

Thank Umpalumpaa
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Went there by taxi from Sheraton hotel (NT$250-25 to 30 mins ride). There temple is small but has interesting features. Most stalls sell different types of fish ball, pork balls and the famous meefen which seem to be the specialty here. There are lots of...More

Thank Kim025Singapore
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Interesting. Historic temple surrounded by many many food stalls. Suggest trying the local pork meatballs and fried rice noodles.

Thank Advisor10012
Reviewed 7 November 2015

When I was staying at Carlton hotel, I visited here several times to have easy dinner at the local food stands. I bought Taiwan beer at the Family mart, and brought it with me to the food stands. I had local rice noodles and local...More

Thank 康介
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

I live on the same street. The food is great and cheap. The traffic is heavy on the weekends. But its a must see if visiting here. Loads of cold brews in the fridge

Thank Chad N
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Visited this place for few times. The famous Hsinchu mee-hun is selling here ( inside the Chend Huang Temple ). The slide pork and meat ball is really delicious. Highly recommend if you have change to Hsinchu.

Thank FromKluang
Reviewed 13 August 2015

It's worth to spend time in this temple and enjoy the very local and traditional food around the temple. The architectural is very beautiful. There are many stories of the Gods inside the temple. The big Chinese abacus inside the temple is also a very...More

Thank emahsieh
Reviewed 28 July 2015

although you can visit during the day, primary that would be a 5 minute deal with the temple, better to wait until after 6:30pm. Tip: Its inside of the Triangle corner of the street. the food stalls are built around it and the stores which...More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 28 June 2015

I guess it is one of the older, bigger temples around, with the usual bustling night market in its vicinity. If you have seen one, you have seen all. So even if you have been to some "famous" temple in Kaoshiung, or Taipei, or Taitung,...More

Thank Emmanuel N
Reviewed 15 June 2015

I love this place, traffic may seen a bit crazy around here. In this temple, you can find some really nice food. The fried glutinous potato starch meat ball (Bah Wan - as they call it locally) - It's so amazing! They have quite a...More

Thank n1ghtfever
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