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Jin Din Rou

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No.47 Changchun Road, Zhongshan Dist, Taipei 10491, Taiwan
Name/address in local language
+886 2 2523 6639
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
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17:00 - 00:00
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Showing 21: English reviews
Essen, Germany
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171 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to visit this restaurant on the rebound from another that opened too late for breakfast, and we're pleased we did! That steamer of xiaolongpao was pure heaven, and surely as good as any in more "high flying" restaurants. It was intended to be a light breakfast, but 10 xiaolongpao, 10 siew mai , a large bowl of beef noodle... More 

Thank tonyking8652
Level Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

2 of us went there for Xiaolongbao to eat but 1 dish has 10 peices. because you want to order different kind of Xiaolongbao, it would be nicer if you have more people,

Thank yukiram
Level Contributor
77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We Chose that Dumpling Restaurant for our Last evening as we like Chinese Food. We had to wait a Few Minutes but it was well Worth it. The Fried Greens, VEG Dumplings, Fried shrimp with pineapple were Great. Short Waiting Time for meals. Tea for free. Prices ok. A Reccomendation !

Thank saschafrister
Singapore, Singapore
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Just had dinner there with my family on the recommendation of our hotel but was really disappointed. The xiao long bao was decent but everything else we ordered was no good. The prawn shao mei had tasteless prawns and meat that doesn't taste fresh with very thick skin, the pork chop egg fried rice is flat with no fragrance, the... More 

Thank JHAA07
Hong Kong
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1,444 reviews
805 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 699 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Some excellent tong bao. They come in 10, so if you want to try the oolong tea tong bao, you'll have 20 baos to contend with. Excellent cold dishes too, which are not on the menu, so ask the waitress. Lunch closes 2:30pm, last orders 2pm.

Thank HKeater
Shanghai, China
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 July 2016

If you don't have too much time, I would recommend this place over Dingtaifeng. The main chef used to work at DTF, so you can expect the same quality, and cheaper as well. It may be a bit hard to find, but it is worth the walk.

Thank caroleinshanghai
Taipei, Taiwan
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240 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Jin Din Rou opens late, as matter of the fact, it's where the night life is. Nearby there is also a movie theater so we went there for dinner before going to the movies. We ordered the hot and sour soup with dumplings pork chop noodle and some veggies. Overall the service was good, and the food were all right.... More 

Thank Astrawhatandahalf
Keelung, Taiwan
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

This is one the best restaurant for the little buns. Great service, clean space, and delivious food at a reasonable price range. I recommend this place for all visitors and even local people.

Thank GOCHECK123
Sao Paulo, SP
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812 reviews
366 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

I can eat for several days without getting sick of it. Só many options in small portions. Great to those who love eating trying different dishes.

Thank Regina C
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28 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016

The main dining space located in the basement. A real attraction to Japanese but not local people in Taipei. The steamed dumplings taste good but are still not so good as Din Tai Fung. However, the good point is that you don't have to wait long before having Xiao Long Bao. If you do not like waiting, this is the... More 

Thank Peter7250

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.47 Changchun Road, Zhongshan Dist, Taipei 10491, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei
  • Phone Number: +886 2 2523 6639

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?