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Celestial Restaurant

3F, No.1, Nanjing W. Rd., Zhongshan Dist., Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2563 2171
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good63%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“peking duck” (11 reviews)
“pancakes” (4 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
3F, No.1, Nanjing W. Rd., Zhongshan Dist., Taipei, Taiwan
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Overall the food here is good. Nicely prepared and authentic. Service is also good. Recommended to try if you are around here.

Thank yeoc468
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This is our fourth time we have eaten the duck consistently good there many other dishes but we always get the duck

Thank frank b
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

That is my second time visit, what I like most is the duck skin really crispy and the dark sauce really tasty. What I don't like most is, service really slow u hv to wait for 1 hour for your meal to serve. My first...More

Thank aieyza
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Not the best Peking duck in Taipeh but close enough. We could not get a table at the better known restaurant or its branch and were recommended Celestial instead. It was crowded without being noisy. The Peking duck was good.....skin light and crispy and not...More

Thank Tkjuliet
Reviewed 25 November 2016

People might raise their eyebrows when I say this, but my favorite dish here is the egg wrapped pan fried tofu. Not only it is extremely difficult to make due to the ultra soft tofu, but the flavor is just right, with the scramble eggs...More

Thank Josephliyen
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Was taken here by my Taiwanese hosts, entrance and lift to get into the restaurant are a bit shabby but don't be put off. I was told this restaurant has been there for years and is something of an institution. Waitresses are all mature and...More

Thank softywalter
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This restaurant is known for its Northern Chinese Cuisine particularly its Peking Duck. For the beginners in Peking Duck, every bits of the duck is being used to create different dishes: crispy skin as an appetizer, meat as the main, bone to be used for...More

Thank wiredfrog
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This restaurant serves very good North China cuisine. We just loved the Peking Duck. Also has dishes that has been altered to the local taste. These are also good. Very busy place to book before you go. Service is very efficient.

Thank NineDragons
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

We got the duck (of course) it came in three installments. First the duck was presented to us as a whole. We got to "okay" it - like a wine. Then skin with onions and plum sauce with pancakes. Then the meat. It was packed...More

Thank Sean S
Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

We had lunch here for the Peking duck. This was delicious Peking duck. I think the duck was a little large but we ordered only one way so the amount was just a little to much. You can order the duck 3 ways if you...More

Thank simchah3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3F, No.1, Nanjing W. Rd., Zhongshan Dist., Taipei, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei
  • Phone Number: +886 2 2563 2171
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