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Rainbow night market

Boai Street, Hualien County, Taiwan
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Too many people waiting for custom

It was a somewhat sad visit. Lots of stalls offering everything from fresh veggie juice to skewered... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
vixabs
,
Hong Kong, China
via mobile
Upscale market

A more traditional market, in a paved area of the city quite close to the Tungtamen food market... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
Jarko2015
,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good28%
  • Average44%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
20 Sep 2016
“Upscale market”
1 May 2017
“Too many people waiting for custom”
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Boai Street, Hualien County, Taiwan
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

It was a somewhat sad visit. Lots of stalls offering everything from fresh veggie juice to skewered fish balls to target practice with shotguns and pachinko dolls... but the overall experience was somewhat underwhelming. More can be done to improve the experience and help the...More

Thank vixabs
Reviewed 20 September 2016

A more traditional market, in a paved area of the city quite close to the Tungtamen food market, the stalls and shops here are considerably more upscale than you'd normally find in an Asian market. It's clearly where the young and well off locals come...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This is what I miss most about Asia. Where the later it gets, the happier and more busy these Asians get. It's like as 2:00 am hits the party's just getting started! And I don't mean sloppy drunks at some club either. WE are talking...More

Thank Sandy J
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is a decent night market, which also features some live music stages and some military exhibits. The market was packed when we arrived, but the atmosphere was somehow tranquil. The market offers mostly food, but you can also find the usual night market knick...More

1  Thank TheShis
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

There is a free shuttle bus going from Hualien train station (in front of tourist information) to this night market (and return every hour till late). They offer a lot of local food. Cooking is clean and good. Great for kids as they have lots...More

1  Thank tisalo
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

I've been to a few night markets in Taiwan so to me, the food in this night market is just average. I have definitely seen more and tasted better in others . However, what I liked abt the place was that it was well Organized,...More

Thank Pei Ee C
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Popped by this market (aka Fu ding night market) on my last day of stay. It is new, by far the most tidy market i had seen. There were different sections selling different type of food. Other than the typical dishes you could find across...More

Thank goncalves
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We visited this night market on two different occasions. First was one of the main nights over 10-10 holiday weekend, and it was packed! Second was one of the nights after the weekend. And what a difference in the crowd sizes and even in the...More

Thank lyl2000
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Apparently this night market is the newer one of the 2 in Hualien. Average night market... nothing much to talk about here. Would recommend going to the other night market in Hualien instead.

Thank iyeh
Reviewed 12 December 2014

My family and I went on weekday night. Only few stalls are opened. So quiet that we are probably the only visitors. We took a quick stroll and did not even bother to stop and have a bite. It's nothing typical of a bustling night...More

1  Thank alanlwl73
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