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KAOHSIUNG DINING FEATURE


FYI SOUTH Magazine, July 2007.

The Surf Shack

By Monica Lin Translated by Ann Lee
Photos by Alon Klekner

224, HengNan Rd, Hengchun Township, Pingtung County
(08) 888-1881
Hours: weekdays 11:30 am-3 pm, 5 pm-late (closed Wed); Sat & Sun 11:30 am-late; holidays 9 am-late

About 50 meters away from the south entrance of Hengchun Township, you will find a place adored by many surfers and divers called the Surf Shack. The shack is often filled with private parties, as well as bikini and board-short clad tourists from all over the world bopping in to try their famous burger.

Actually, before running this homestay/restaurant joint, the Surf Shack used to be a roadside vendor. As it got bigger and more popular, they managed to make a name for their great selection of burgers, which include the half-pound Monster Burger (NT$190) and the intimidating, full-pound Double Monster Burger (NT$320). If you're adventurous, try their Chocolate Burger (NT$110)—it's made with rich, creamy chocolate! Store mangers Ee and Terry recommend their Chicken Wings (NT$200) and Greek Salad (NT$200). The crispy, tender chicken wings are unbeatable for the smell alone. The Greek Salad has seasonal vegetables and plenty of olives.

Now, you can also enjoy all-day breakfast, burgers, vegetarian burgers, burritos and smoothies (NT$100 for all flavors). Surf Shack also operates as an affordable homestay facility. There are five different types of rooms for all to choose from: two tiny Japanese-style rooms (no AC), two double rooms (with AC), and one room for six with two double beds and two single beds (with AC). However, advance reservations are recommended.

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