The Hualian East Gate Night Market is the largest night market in Hualian. Apart from food stalls, it also has a family area and a rob climing area. There are four different areas in the night market including the Fuding Night Market, Aboriginal Street, Mainland Street and the Ziqiang Market.

The Fuding Night Market has all sorts of Taiwan local food such as stinky tofu, grilled sausage and freshly squeezed juices. There are also some games such as Pinball machine, shooting darts, etc.

The Aboriginal Street uses wood as the main construction material and it serves local dishes such as Valentine's tears, Ali Fengfeng, tires, millet wine, bamboo rice, etc. All these dishes are not usually found in other areas.

The Mainland Street was built using red bricks and you can find some lanterns which bring you back to the ancient China. It sells dishes from various parts of China such as Guangdong, Guangxi, Henan, Hebei, Hunan and Jiangxi. There are other accessories used to decorate the area. However, this area does not have much Taiwan characteristics and therefore have less visitors.

The Ziqiang Night Market is a very famous area. It has a large amount of food stalls selling products such as Spring rolls, fruit juice, Dongshan duck head, angelica mutton, fried potato chips, etc. There is a wide variety of products offered.

Different areas of the market are carefully planned and the width of the street is 1.5 feet. It gives visitors very good impression of the area. 

The night market has a rock climbing facility. 


The streets at the night market are wide and it is comfortable walking there. 


There are a wide variety of food served.


Hualian East Gate Night Market

Address: No. 50, Zhongshan Road, Hualien City, Hualien County, Taiwan

Telephone: +886 977 690 913

Opening Hours: 17:30 – 23:30

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