Where to go in Sanxia? Many people’s first thoughts would be Sanxia Old Street; however, less than five-minute walk from Sanxia Old Street, you may find an excellent place to visit, where you will find exciting things, food, and gain in-depth knowledge on culture and art in Sanxia!
Brands under THE CAN, including “THE CAN KOUJI Restaurant ” “HIDEKAWA ” and “HAKSIP Village” are located in Sanxia. Now, it’s time to follow our step for some detailed introduction of these brands!
First Stop “THE CAN KOUJI Restaurant ”
Facing Sanxia Old Street, turn left to see the Zushi Temple, and then turn left again. Once you have reached the Sanxia River, it only takes three minutes of walk along the river. THE CAN KOUJI Restaurant also locates near to “Chang Fu Carpark.” the closest carpark to Sanxia Old Street!
THE CAN KOUJI Restaurant is an old building that is a century old. We found the building and rented it in 2010 to rebuild it as a space of art, culture, and dining for artisan experiences and dining restaurants. THE CAN KOUJI Restaurant is also the origin of THE CAN.
THE CAN KOUJI Restaurant , you can enjoy meals made with heart, including “earthy cuisine” suitable for family gatherings, delicate and delicious “handmade sets” only provided on weekdays, “Sanxia Biluochun Green Pound Cake,” and various desserts for afternoon tea. THE CAN KOUJI Restaurant fits for family gatherings of all members and leisure stopping by for fellow hipsters, which is also a family restaurant welcoming parents to bring their children to enjoy delicious meals! When you are here, feel the tranquility of the century-old house, eat slowly and slow down your pace to enjoy the slow-living in the small town!
Second Stop “HIDEKAWA” and “HAKSIP Village”
Facing Sanxia Old Street, turn right and head straight. Pay attention to your left-hand side; you will arrive within 30 seconds! If you happen to drive, “Sanxia Elementary School Indoor Carpark" locates exceptionally close!
The venue where “HIDEKAWA” and “HAKSIP Village” jointly locate is an old hospital next to Sanxia Old Street – Ai Lin Hospital. We brought a new life to the hospital to connect with craft culture, stores with good food, and functional school, allowing travelers and children to “HAPSIP (learn)” together and discover the unique value of life.
If you enjoy having bean products, support contracted to farm with local small-scale farmers in Taiwan, and happen to appreciate local brands in Taiwan; you will not want to miss Hidekawa Soybean Products. Hidekawa Soybean Products selects the freshest non-GMO soybeans with no pesticides produced in Taiwan. Every morning, our staff would begin their day of making delicious meals with no chemical additives. HIDEKAWA combines the functional cultivation for parents and teenagers in the community, to create a store with good food in the community that changes people’s lives.
If you are lucky enough, you may see our staff from HIDEKAWA presenting the most touching process of making tofu skin!
At HIDEKAWA , you can taste fresh bean products that are freshly made, divine tofu skin, pure soymilk with a concentration up to 10%, tofu and bean curd with bean fragrance that would linger on your taste buds, handmade salt brine tofu pudding with both sweet and savory renditions, as well as the most popular Biluochun soymilk soft serve. Choose a seat that you prefer, take the seat to try out the excellent taste in Taiwan, and check out the historical stories of Ai Lin Hospital!
After finishing up the delicious bean products, you may order a serving of Biluochun soymilk soft serve and walk outdoor. The place is very suitable for families and friends to come by to have a light trip to experience the handmade DIY art crafts!
The art crafts classrooms bind the craftsmen in the local community of Sanxia together. Come experience the unique art crafts handmade program!
We especially recommend the metalworking DIY experience that is combined with traditional, solid techniques and design, which integrates art crafts, artistry, and creativity as a whole, tempering the craftsmanship brand “Triple Arts Metalworking.” By the way, do remember to make appointments for the experiences!
After our introduction, have you marked down “go to Sanxia" in your traveling plan? Don't hesitate any more and embark on the trip! A trip to explore the local taste, craftsmanship, and culture in Sanxia is ready to unfold! We will be waiting for you in Sanxia!