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Black Bobby

No. 10 Guolian 3 Road, Hualien County, Taiwan
+886 3 831 2812
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good65%
  • Average0%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
11 Nov 2016
“Great coffee, near train station”
30 Sep 2016
“화롄에서 먹는 커피(coffee in Hwalian)”
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No. 10 Guolian 3 Road, Hualien County, Taiwan
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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

I can only comment on coffee, friendliness, and proximity to train station. Good coffee (hualien has a plethora of cafes, but close to the train station this is the only one I know of that has coffee worth drinking; there has been an explosion of...More

Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Original drip coffee, good feeling... There is no coffee shop nearby Hwalian train staion. Black Bobby is good for you. Go straight and cross the street, you can find Black Bobby. I have a Black Bobby ice coffee. Vanila latte is so sweet. This cafe...More

Thank 광수 김
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

On arrival to hualien we discovered the cool place. Had the club sandwich and a green tea while friends went for waffles and fruit. Nice friendly staff and good food. Reasonably priced too Nice place to go in evenings as the piano is in the...More

Thank stephen b
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

I'm new around here, but so far as I know, on-site roasted coffee is not common in Taiwan. Black Bobby makes a great espresso and has a wide variety of house-roasted beans, including some Hualien-grown beans. I was pleased by the price, service, skill, atmosphere...More

Thank DipDobson
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

i ordered beef and scrambled egg, which came without any egg. when we questioned this the waitress fried an egg and seemed to think this was acceptable. the orange juice was fake cheap watered crap. They charge 30$ to charge your phone/laptop even though you've...More

1  Thank Lola H
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Juices are not fresh and food is nothing like it is supposed to be. They have no idea of what a scrambled egg is.. Coffee is not bad, but the rest is very basic. Vegetarian dishes on the menu are not, why bother having a...More

2  Thank Anamaría M
Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

This cafe is opposite the train station exit road, just over the pedestrian crossing. We Came here on the busiest day of the Taiwanese 4 day new year holiday. This is an oasis. I am a coffee snob and the siphon Indonesian is very good....More

Thank Sean P
Reviewed 16 September 2013 via mobile

Located within a couple of minutes' walk of the Hualien train station, this little gem is a delight. It's quite small and the atmosphere is friendly and engaging. Their menu offers dozens of different coffees and teas and a good selection of light meals. We...More

2  Thank Calgary68
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  • Address: No. 10 Guolian 3 Road, Hualien County, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Hualien County
  • Phone Number: +886 3 831 2812
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