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Banana New Paradise (Shuangshi)

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No.111 Second Section of Shuangshi Road, Taichung, Taiwan
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+886 4 2234 5402
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Singapore, Singapore
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Not knowing is a restaurant I had taken my dinner before we went there. We took a bus there n need to walk quite a distance. But it is worth the walk. It is a restaurant. It's like walking in a memory lane of the 1950s. There is a lot of old primitive furniture, picture, thing and others to see... More 

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Thank ireneong1960
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant features memorabilia from a time when people were laid back and enjoyed life. It's a restaurant to go to when one wants to eat Chinese food. I love their Cantonese sponge cake. The vegetables in season as well as the egg with dried radish are great choices. Most of the food are true so the only choice I... More 

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Thank Rosario L
Hanoi, Vietnam
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7 reviews
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We arrived at 8:30pm so the restaurant only served hot pot and small snacks- so we got a seafood hot pot, pork buns, shrimp rolls and lotus seed fried buns- they were all fantastic!! It was a great experience- really enjoyed the atmosphere and decorations of old Taiwan. Highly recommend!

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Thank Linh T
Makati, Philippines
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The interiors of the restaurant are very nice. If you watch those Chinese films set around this period, you can imagine the background music playing in your head and you’ll feel like a character on a movie. You can just stay here for a bit and immerse yourself in the beauty of the interiors. There’s also a simulation of a... More 

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Thank kulangsapansin
Singapore, Singapore
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This is a thematic restaurant of old Taiwan and it's a great place for photography! If u enjoy vintage stuffs this is an amazing place to learn about history or reminisce the old times. My favorite part of the restaurant is actually the installation of a bus outside of the restaurant. It's really pretty and photo worthy! Don't forget to... More 

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Thank connecteileen
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend this picturesque and immersive restaurant that brings you back to 1950s (I think?) Taiwan. Great food and value for money as well.

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Thank Kiyan F
Melbourne, Australia
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This venue doesn't look like much from the outside but once you walk in your immediately transported to 1970s Taiwan. The interior is very rustic with decor to match, the displays are very old school! The menu has a modern Flavours so good place to visit if you need a feed, otherwise you forced to sit down and they have... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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60 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

My family of 5 (3 adults and 2 young kids) really enjoy this themed restaurant. Great decoration, nice food and attentive waiters/waitresses.

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Thank Glittering_Angel
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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70 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

The Meal is ok but dont expect much. i only appreciate the deco and environment. they have all kind of old school stuff.

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Thank Samandaiwen
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Funny place! The service is also good and helpful. The black pepper beef was a perfect taste for a French like me :-)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Taiwanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.111 Second Section of Shuangshi Road, Taichung, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taichung
  • Phone Number: +886 4 2234 5402

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