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Dive Bar and Grubhut

₱₱ - ₱₱₱American, ,
No. 35, Sec. 2, Hai-an Road, West Central District, Tainan 700, Taiwan
+886 6 223 1560
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 14, 2017
“Recommended”
Jul 2, 2016
“After dinner for some brews”
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
No. 35, Sec. 2, Hai-an Road, West Central District, Tainan 700, Taiwan
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

Good place to have a fresh beer, it also accommodates vegetarians with their veggie burger. Thumbs up.

Thank SeanConneryfan
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

This place has a lot going for it: obscure 80s films projected onto grainy wood by the bar (humanoids from the deep, for our visit), semi-professional beer logos painted around the cornice, a black cat, and a decent selection of local beers and good bar...More

Thank Dustin Nemorens... H
Reviewed June 18, 2016

As a fan of craft beers, I am always looking for a place to drink local (and non-local) craft beers. Dive bar and grub hut is definitely such a place. Wide variation of craft beers (Taiwanese, American, European), good pub food (veggie burger, fries, chicken...More

Thank Jos V
Reviewed January 26, 2016 via mobile

Great spot! Popped in for a beer and got home 3 (or so) hours later. The food is great and the staff is awesome! If you're looking for an extensive menu, this isn't place, but what they do, they do well. p.s. If you bring...More

Thank John W
Reviewed January 3, 2016

Any night of the week, this is a consistently good bar. It doesn't do anything phoney or fancy, it just does it right. The owners are the bartenders, and they want to have a good time just like you. You'll find everything from cheap beers...More

Thank touchthekiwi
Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

original. this bar is fantastic. love their food n drinks. everybodys nice in the bar and its a great get away place in Tainan!!!

Thank Jeffrey W
Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

I have been here many times...this is the best place to go..love the food..n the owner is super nice!!!!it reminds me of home:)

1  Thank Mallory F
Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

The best bar on the island. Great expat experience with friendly staff and the food looked amazing. I never ate but all of the locals love the food

1  Thank geoffp412
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Decent food, good wings and fries. The place itself is a little small, but cozy. It's run by a couple of Canadian guys who are friendly.

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed August 14, 2015

It's a nice bar to hang out with friends or watch sport games. They have many kinds of beer and their french fries is the best one I've ever had in Tainan. In the midnight, after night markets, Dive is the best place for you...More

1  Thank Dreamingemini
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West Central District/ North District
The West Central District is the most populous and the
busiest area. A lot of shops and hotels crowd the
district, and the long-standing history results in a
variety of street food. In addition to that, this
district also has the highest number of temples. This
is how it got the name “Tainan’s Pantheon.” Historic
buildings are literally ubiquitous. For example,
Hayashi Department Store, National Museum of Taiwan
...More
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puhahacj
6 January 2016|
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Response from Brian G | Property representative |
Unfortunately, no we don't show NFL football games, due to the time difference and the lack of an early morning audience for them. I believe Drifter's (another expat bar in Tainan) shows reruns of the games at night, if that... More
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KTC17
2 March 2015|
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Response from Brian G | Property representative |
Ah, that was just an oversight. I assure you we're open Saturdays. Only closed on Mondays. I've updated the business hours. Thanks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$8
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
8:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 35, Sec. 2, Hai-an Road, West Central District, Tainan 700, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Tainan  >  West Central District>  > West Central District/ North District
  • Neighborhood: West Central District/ North District
  • Phone Number: +886 6 223 1560
  • E-mail
Description
An indoor/outdoor bar run by three expats on Tainan's famous Hai-an Road. We have a constantly evolving beer selection, moderately priced cocktails, and tasty pub grub, with bar/table seating both inside and outside, and a friendly, lively atmosphere. Good place for people watching and meeting expats and locals.
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