Articles for Nightlife

Slideshow: Taipei By Night

Slideshow: Taipei By Night April 30, 2012 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More

Taipei for Beer Lovers

Taipei for Beer Lovers March 30, 2012 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
Most grocery stores back home probably don’t stock Taiwanese beer, and many a beer snob in Asia has pined over the lack of a hoppy IPA or thick, rich porter. While Taipei is still no beer drinker’s paradise by any stretch, it does have a few hidden gems to quench the thirst of even the pickiest...

Best Happy Hours in Taipei

Best Happy Hours in Taipei January 6, 2012 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
If you’ve spend any time in Taipei (or anywhere in East Asia for that matter), you’ve probably woken up wondering how in the world you spent so much money on drinks the previous night. Drinking out in Taipei can be an expensive affair, especially when you get the craving for a nice imported...

Taipei’s Best Live Music Venues

Taipei’s Best Live Music Venues October 13, 2011 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
You already know Taipei has a thriving nightlife with plenty of thrumming dance floors and chic lounges, but underneath all the glitz and glam is a pretty amazing live music scene. Jazz connoisseurs and grunge rockers alike can catch local and international acts at these live music venues. Photo courtesy...

Taipei’s Best Dance Clubs

Taipei’s Best Dance Clubs September 16, 2011 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
If there’s one thing Taipei’s youth know how to do, it’s party. Like many of its Asian counterparts, from Hong Kong to Shanghai, Taipei truly comes alive after dark with a huge array of dives, pubs, sports bars, swanky lounges, and dance clubs drawing in crowds with drink specials and...

Late-Night Dining

Late-Night Dining September 10, 2011 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
Chances are, if you’re in Taipei, you’re not starving. The food here is varied and really tasty, but things tend to close up by 10 or 11pm. Luckily, if you know where to go, you’ll find some tasty treats even late at night. If you’re looking for a late-night bite after painting...

German Restaurant Guide

German Restaurant Guide August 5, 2011 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
With Oktoberfest season on the horizon, it’s time to take stock of Taipei’s expanding selection of German and Bavarian restaurants. Whether you’re in the mood for schnitzel, sauerkraut, or a cold hefeweizin, you’ll find it at one of these four Taipei eateries. Image courtesy of...

Jolly Brewery+Restaurant

Jolly Brewery+Restaurant July 31, 2011 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
Taipei is a far cry from a beer drinker’s paradise, but manager Lawrence Lin wants to change that. The mission of Jolly Brewery+Restaurant is to introduce patrons to the wide variety of beers and European brewing styles enjoyed in other parts of the world. Needless to say, this is where Taipei’s...

Taipei’s Night Markets

Taipei’s Night Markets May 23, 2011 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Just because it’s summer doesn’t mean you can’t get a head start on holiday shopping during your time in Taipei. Asia is famous for it’s spectacular markets, and Taipei has some of the best night markets in this part of the world. Whether you’re shopping for knock off bags,...

May Event Calendar

May Event Calendar May 9, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
This is the month of big concerts in Taipei. Whether or not you’re infected with the Bieber Fever or prefer more sophisticated tunes, there will probably be at least one show you won’t want to miss this month. In addition to concerts, you’ll find a few other Taipei events of interest...