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Grandma Lai's Sweet Taro Balls

No.143 Jishan Street, Jiufen, Ruifang Dist, New Taipei 224, Taiwan
+886 2 2497 5245
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good57%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 25, 2018
“Delicious Taro Balls at Jiufen”
Dec 11, 2017
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
No.143 Jishan Street, Jiufen, Ruifang Dist, New Taipei 224, Taiwan
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Tried this dessert during day tour to Jiufen. The texture of taro balls is so delicious and chewy. A good place for refreshment after a long walk at Jiufen.

Thank gin0bili
Reviewed 12 December 2017

When my mother and I visted Jiufen, we stopped here on the way back to the entrance near the bus stops. Since we had walked through a lot of the town, we were working up a thirst and decided to stop here for a refreshing...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Taro balls suppose to be one of the famous snacks in Jiufen Old Street and Lai Ah Po Taro Balls supposed to be one of the leading sellers. Well, I was there, I ate those 'Taro Balls' and couldn't taste any taro in balls or...More

Thank fromAmonHen
Reviewed 5 November 2017

While the taro balls were good, they were not as excellent as another of their competitors further up the street (just check out what is the #1 shop for dessert in Xinbei). I found it quite strange that when I ordered a lukewarm bowl, they...More

Thank yellowshaun
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I had made a note to visit this establishment long before i arrived in Taiwan and i came across the restaurant (for want of a better name) while wandering through Jiufen. Grandma Lai's taro balls are made in one room facing the lane and you...More

Thank palawanismyhome
Ruifan District
With its air of historical heritage, Shuijinjiu
(ShueiNanDong, Jingguashi, Jiufen) used to be
prosperous and glamorous due to mining. Although its
magnificent semblance no longer exists, the peaceful
and beautiful atmosphere has persisted. With a wave to
the age of the gold rush, one can still see a glimpse
of its glorious past through the Golden Waterfall.
Gazing at the ShueiNanDong Remains of the 13 Levels,
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Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.143 Jishan Street, Jiufen, Ruifang Dist, New Taipei 224, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  New Taipei  >  Ruifang>  > Ruifan District
  • Neighborhood: Ruifan District
  • Phone Number: +886 2 2497 5245
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