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123 Snack Bar

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No.17 Fuhou St., Hsinchu, Taiwan
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+886 3 526 3863
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United Kingdom
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136 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is conveniently located near the Hotel where i stayed ( Sol Hotel ) . The snack bar is really good. My first Taiwanese meal is in this place. My friend took me there . It is his favourite eating place whenever he is in HsinTsu. The place is small, crowded, noisy and lots of things to see in the... More 

Thank Aphio1925
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place does not look that good, but it is very populair and the food is tasteful. The staff is friendly but they speak little english.

Thank Esther868
Singapore, null, Singapore
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127 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

it is difficult to find local restaurant in HsinChu which are not mall or big hotel place, propose local simple food and local price, with a menu that you can use without being fluent in Mandarin.. 123 is one such place. you will find local food at low price (portion may be small also) and 18days Taiwan Beer. there is... More 

Thank 645DavidS
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131 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

It is a famous people especially with foreigners, a good place to talk and laugh! A great place to drink and eat :D The food is a bit heavy but tasty! It is full after 8pm. Before that it is not so full!

Thank Zhozho
Herk-de-Stad, Belgium
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75 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

This is truly an amazing place. The food is one of the best you can find in Hsinchu! The owners are always so friendly and it's very nice to sit outside and relax. Definitely a must-go!

Thank Kristof_Ge
Melaka State, Malaysia
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110 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015

I always come back to this restaurant when I'm visit Hsinchu. Many variety choice of food and food is delicious. The food is like local home cooking style. Frequently visit by foreign customers especially from Japan. Most of the local people will recommend this restaurant to foreign visitor.

Thank FromKluang
Goes, The Netherlands
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

I come back here every time I travel to Hsinchu. Very good local food and not expensive. Good service. Also tables up to 9 pax.

Thank DutchyWorldTraveler
Hualien, T'ai-wan, Taiwan
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73 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Adjacent to the city river, this cozy little eatery is frequented by both Japanese and the locals. The dishes are great as a whole but a bit salty.

Thank Brian P
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2014 via mobile

Good taste, reasonable price, warming atmosphere, but when you want to eat various dishes, you have to go there with several friends.

Thank Xin_Japan
Graz, Austria
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408 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2013 via mobile

This is simply the best restaurant in the hsinchu area. The waitress staff are always smiling and friendly. ALL FOOD is great quality. The cost is very reasonable for the area. There is a wall at the back that is for putting your business card, there are 1000's of which at least 4 would be mine of the last 10... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Taiwanese, Asian
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.17 Fuhou St., Hsinchu, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Hsinchu
  • Phone Number: +886 3 526 3863

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?