【Must see】 Once you try it, will you ever forget it? 5 foods to try in Kaohsiung, Taiwan!


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

I know it’s sudden, but do you know anything about Kaohsiung, Taiwan?

I’ve studied in Kaohsiung before, but I’ve never heard of it.

By reading this article, you will learn about the food you should try in Kaohsiung!

This is because Kaohsiung has a lot more cheap and delicious food than Taipei.

Because Kaohsiung has a lot more cheap and delicious food than Taipei.

Let’s see what kind of delicious food there is!

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  • People who are interested in Taiwanese food
  • Want to know about Kaohsiung’s unique food.
  • People who want to know about the delicious food in Kaohsiung

Contents of this article
  • Five foods to try in Kaohsiung, Taiwan!

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

Now, let’s get down to the meat of the matter!


Five foods to try in Kaohsiung, Taiwan!

1 Pork fat Rice

Taiwan pork fat rice

Did you know that there is actually a difference in roulohan between Taipei and the northern and southern parts of Taiwan?

In the north, pork cubes are stewed and used while in the south, fine pork is used.

Also, the seasoning in the north is more salty and less sweet, while in the south, sweet soy sauce is used and tends to have a higher sugar content than salt.

The following are some of the best restaurants in Kaohsiung that you should keep in mind.

2 Bubble tea

Taiwan bubble tea

Zhenzhu nǎichá is said to have originated in Taiwan in the late 1980s.

Today, it is loved all over the world as a milk tea with delicious elasticity and texture.

When you actually drink it in Taiwan, the taste differs from that of foreign products.

In addition, there is a wide variety of prized pearl milk teas, which are also surprisingly inexpensive and delicious.

In the following article, you will find some of the best Chinju Pai Cha stores to go to in Kaohsiung, so please make use of them.

3 Small snacks

Taiwan food

A small snack refers to a snack-like dish that you eat when you are hungry.

There are many different kinds of snacks, such as Taiwanese fried chicken, and fried sweet potato ball!

In Taiwan, there are numerous night markets, some of which are open during the day.

In Taiwan, there are many night markets, some of which are open during the daytime, and Kaohsiung is one of the most popular, with many famous night markets in Taiwan.

Below are some recommended night markets in Kaohsiung that you can take advantage of.

4 Beef Noodles

Taiwan Kaohsiung noodles

When you think of Taiwan, you probably have an image of beef rice noodles.

In fact, there are many beef rice noodle stores all over Taiwan, and they are loved by the citizens.

However, while beef rice noodles are more commonly eaten in the northern part of the country such as Taipei, there are fewer stores in the southern part.

The following article introduces some of the best beef rice noodles found in Kaohsiung, where there are few such restaurants.

5 Mango shaved ice

Taiwan mango shaved ice

Mango shaved ice made from ripe, golden mangoes is a Taiwanese specialty.

In Taipei, the number one tourist destination in Taiwan, it costs more than NT$150.

In Kaohsiung, however, you can enjoy delicious mango shaved ice for less than half that price, around NT$70!

Kaohsiung is close to Tainan, where the best mangoes in Taiwan are grown, and transportation costs are low, so perhaps the price is affordable.

The following article introduces some of the best mango shaved ice in Kaohsiung, so please make use of it.


Taiwan food
  1. Pork fat rice
  2. Bubble tea
  3. Small snacks
  4. Beef Noodles
  5. Mango shaved ice

In this article, I have introduced five foods you should try in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Kaohsiung City is known as the third largest city in Taiwan.

It used to be the second largest city after Taipei, but in recent years, this has been reversed by the rapidly growing population of Taichung City.

Kaohsiung also has a harbor, and the city and nature are in beautiful harmony.

In Kaohsiung, there is a harbor and a beautiful harmony between the city and nature.

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Thank you for reading to the end!