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Red Castle

) #1,217 of 12,055 Restaurants in Taipei €€ - €€€ Asian, Fusion, Taiwanese
6, Lane 2, Sanmin Street, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 8631 1168
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good55%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
1 Aug 2016
“A great restaurant, A long climb to the top, but well worth it!”
10 Jan 2016
“Great location after negotiating the steps up!”
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Asian, Fusion, Taiwanese
€€ - €€€
6, Lane 2, Sanmin Street, Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

The Red Castle Restaurant was founded in 1899. Unless you have a GPS, good directions, or a friend/guest/tour guide that has been there before, it is not an easy place to find in the Danshui area. Even if you are on the road, it is...More

Thank Dale C
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Menu all in Chinese but translated by the waitress. Spicy beef was delicious as was the steamed fish. Sweet and sour fish had a very glutinous sauce but the fish was tasty.

Thank YvonneCR2014
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

I came here as a half-way point in a cycle from downtown Taipei. The waitress saw that I was overheated from my cycle and got me ice and water straight away. I was on floor 3 (the cafe) for lunch. I ordered a chicken steak...More

Thank lardedar_rugbygal
Reviewed 18 December 2014

It is a hike up many many steps to this restaurant from the main Tamsui pedestrian area, but the area and old colonial building are interesting and it is obvious en route that the view will be great. Once inside, it is not particularly clear...More

Thank carpathianarts
Reviewed 21 October 2013

I have been on a business lunch at the red castle and have had very mixed experience. The place is a beautifully restored victorian palace. The insude is also great. Unfortunately the view, despite high location, is obstructed. The food was mixed. The fried softshell...More

Thank sergej s
Reviewed 7 August 2013

It's quite a climb up to the Red Castle. The outdoor lounge is great during the fall. The design and restoration of this building is fabulous. Very nicely done. However, the food is just average. Nothing to rave about. But the ambiance is great.

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Reviewed 2 August 2008

nice decor but food was too salty.

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6, Lane 2, Sanmin Street, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei
  • Phone Number: +886 2 8631 1168
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