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Tip Top Restaurant

Jl. Ahmad Yani, Medan 20111, Indonesia
+62 61 4532042
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Ranked #12 of 228 Restaurants in Medan
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

The food is so-so but this historical building definitely exudes a charm dated back from the colonial era. The service staff is not very friendly. I went around 3pm, there is hardly any customers there and I actually expected a better service.

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Langkawi, Malaysia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

This is the first real meal we have and definitely not disappointing, Cumi-cumi is the word that remain in my head for a while - its actually cuttlefish. Great ambiance, not too crowded for lunch and the waiters are friendly. Will definitely come back.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The restaurant certainly has an old fashiooned charm and the availability of some Dutch dishes certaintly gives it a colonial feel. The desserts are pretty good and overall I recommend the restaurant but I don't recommend the mie goreng (fried noodles). This dish is really nothing special; it's basically just your ordinary cheap Chinese take-out fried noodles.

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medan, indonesia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Be it for birthdays, new years, xmases, valentines, anniversaries, when asked, "which cake do you want?". 90% of the time, it would be Tip Top. Now that my husband and I live out of town, for every stop that we are in Medan, he has to have it too. That's the extend of our obsession. Although mostly we ordered cakes... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Tiptop is one of the most famous restaurant in my town,, medan town,, Many tourists like to visit here,, because their food and the place so comfortable,, They have complete menu,, westernfood, indonesianfood, chinesefood,, so complete and the taste so delicious with the simply serve,, but all of the customers still like it,,,,Open since 1934 until now,, and still crowded,,,... More 

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Medan, Indonesia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Very classic resto in Medan. If you'd like to try Indonesia Nasi Padang. Try it here. Price is reasonable. Taste is on spicy side. Another specialty of TipTop is their traditional wooden baked Cake. Very rare and traditional taste cake sold here. Their choice of ice cream is also not bad.

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This restaurant is part of the history of Medan and there are lots of reviews and information found in guidebooks, articles and other TV shows. It is situated in Kesawan area, Chinatown of Medan. The decoration is nice and indeed can transport you to old colonial times (especially the non AC part in front of the restaurant) and they have... More 

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Bergen, The Netherlands
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This retro restaurant brings you back in time. It has a longstanding history starting in the 30's of the previous century. They serve delicious Nasi Goreng. Excellent price / quality. It was nice to have been there.

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Singapore, Singapore
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

It may be the oldest bakery shop but the cakes are not that fantastic. You could get much better cakes elsewhere.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This was my favorite restaurant growing up, the carmen ice cream and ox-tongue steak is to die for. But the service is really poor! Especially the female staffs who are in charge at the bakery section, they appear to be lazy and unfriendly towards the customer. Once I specifically put in an order for a cake to be decorated to... More 

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Additional Information about Tip Top Restaurant

Address: Jl. Ahmad Yani, Medan 20111, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 61 4532042
Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sumatra  >  North Sumatra  >  Medan
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm

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