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Spot Cafe Lumiere

No. 18, Sec. 2, Zhongshan N. Rd., Zhongshan Dist, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2562 5612
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good55%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Aug 28, 2017
“Nice atmosphere, beautiful setting and pretty good food”
Oct 24, 2016
“Ambiance outdoor setting was affected by a staff smoking at a table outside every so often”
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No. 18, Sec. 2, Zhongshan N. Rd., Zhongshan Dist, Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

After a look around the unusual gifts in the SPOT - Film shop, I had lunch at the cafe. Lots of cakes and light bites, just a small range of lunches but a good variety. I picked the chicken, and was surprised to get a...More

Thank GentleJohn8
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I was meeting with a friend for an afternoon coffee. I told her Spot has a nice enclosed outdoor greenery seating; and it is in a small alley but closed to the MRT exits it would be easy for us to get there. The menu...More

Thank unescotravelbug
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Spot cafe Lumiere is also called the house of Taipei, once a historical building, now a multifunctional location: coffee shop, lounge bar, film house and a gift shop that sells many Taiwanese stationery and artworks. Spot is a 2 story western mansion, the historical site...More

Thank Astrawhatandahalf
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Too early for dinner so we stop by to have some coffee and tea. The tea, served in beautiful glass tea pot. A quiet place to sit down, chit chat and relax.

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Reviewed 26 August 2015

This cafe house located on the most beautiful street in Taipei city is in an elegant house with a pretty garden where was the American Ambassy. This place is silent and very suitable for dating because of its light and atmosphare. I like it and...More

Thank tizianachen
Reviewed 9 July 2015

It used to be tough to find good coffee in Taipei, but now more and more micro-roasters are popping up. However I still prefer the experience at the Spot - sitting outside at a table and sipping good espresso and eating a hand-crafted patisserie is...More

Thank Don R
Reviewed 21 February 2015

We had dinner here, and it was quite good. The menu is not that big, but it is varied and inexpensive. The flip side of the inexpensiveness is that the portion sizes are not that large. In fact, what I ordered looked quite large when...More

Thank Nelson P
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Enjoyed coffee and dessert in the garden area. Service was quick and very friendly. The carmel cake was scrumptious. The outdoor areas allow smoking. A terrific place for a break from shopping in this area of the city. It is very close to The Okura...More

Thank Bette M
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Spot cafe is my favorite place - I never get wrong! Very friendly employee - good food and you can have a break from the city hassle. Sitting in the garden is my favorite place to relax for my lunch break'

Thank Micky366
Reviewed 4 August 2014

We wandered in because the old house was really cool looking and were intrigued by the film house & design aesthetic of the place. However the food was subpar and they screwed up our (very simple) order. My advice: walk through and admire the building...More

Thank Ed M
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 18, Sec. 2, Zhongshan N. Rd., Zhongshan Dist, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei  >  Zhongshan District
  • Phone Number: +886 2 2562 5612
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