【Taiwan】 3 Italian restaurants to go to if you can’t choose in Kaohsiung!


Hello everyone. I’m @olivertomolife and I’ve studied abroad in Kaohsiung!

Have you ever wanted to eat Italian food in Kaohsiung?

Taiwanese food is delicious, but sometimes you want to try something different.

I believe that pizza and pasta are popular dishes that transcend generations.

Actually, there are many good Italian restaurants in Kaohsiung, and I’m going to introduce you to three of the best places to try them!

If you are planning to live in Kaohsiung, this is a must-see!

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  • People who want to know what Italian food is recommended in Kaohsiung
  • Looking for good Italian food in Kaohsiung
  • Want to eat popular Italian food in Kaohsiung

Contents of this article
  • Three of the best Italian restaurants in Kaohsiung!

I experienced a working holiday in Kaohsiung for one year from February 2020. Currently, I am writing a blog based on that experience.

By reading this article, you’ll get to know about the best Italian food in Kaohsiung!


Three of the best Italian food in Kaohsiung!

Kaohsiung Italian food

1 Big Mama

This Italian restaurant is located in the coastal area of Kaohsiung and is very accessible.

It’s also a popular place to eat lunch because of its reasonable prices.

The window side has a nice view, so you can see Kaohsiung city while eating your meal.

You can read about my experience in the following article.

Big Mama
  • Access: 1 minute walk from Yanchengpu Station
  • Address: No. 78, Dayong Rd, Yancheng District, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan 803
  • Business hours: Daily 11:30am – 2:30pm, 5:30pm – 10:00pm
  • Closed: Tuesdays

2 Little East House food&drink

This Italian restaurant is located on a narrow street near the Love River, and looks like an ordinary house hideaway restaurant.

It is also quite popular and reservations are required in advance.

You can eat mainly spaghetti and risotto, but also creative dishes.

It’s a place where you can taste all sorts of pasta, so if you like pasta, this is the place for you!

Little East House food&drink
  • Address: No. 1, Lane 100, Guangming St, Lingya District, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan 802
  • Opening hours: 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. daily

3 Kyomo Pasta Yida Li Mian

This is a restaurant in a renovated old house without a prominent sign.

It is run by a Japanese owner and has only 18 seats.

The restaurant offers creative Italian cuisine with a Taiwanese flavor.

Reservations are not possible, so it is best to get there early.

Kyomo Pasta Yida Li Mian
  • Address: No. 93, Dayi St, Yancheng District, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan 80343
  • Opening hours: 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily
  • Closed: Tuesdays


Kaohsiung Italian food
  • There are many Italian restaurants in Kaohsiung.
  • You can enjoy creative Italian cuisine in Kaohsiung.
  • The taste of the food is different depending on the restaurant.

I’ve introduced three Italian restaurants you should go to if you’re lost in Kaohsiung!

Stay tuned for more information on Taiwan in the future.

Thank you for reading to the end!