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Tin Jo

Calle 11, Av. 6 y 8 Detras de la Iglesia La Soledad, 150 metros al sur, San Jose, Costa Rica
506 2221 7605
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Ranked #11 of 296 restaurants in San Jose
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $50
Cuisines: Vegetarian, Pan-Asian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Our mission is to serve delicious, healthy food in an environment that is conducive to sharing and caring. We believe that food should nourish us physically, emotionally and spiritually. Our dishes are inspired from Asian countries: China, Japan, India, Indonesia, Thailand. We have an extensive vegetarian and vegan menu as well as a gluten free menu. Our Asian themed rooms gather together all the art work we have collected as well as those created by closed friends and frequent diners. Tin Jo is our third child and we are very involved owners. We love to interact with you, our customers and it is our sincere wish that your visit to our restaurant satisfies not only your senses but also uplifts your spirit. With Gratitude,Maria Hon and Robert Faulstich
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English first
Delray Beach, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Resturant is avarage as far as food is concerned. Good service. Reasonable prices. Good decor which is best part of this resturant.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Tin Jo has it all; super delicious food from about five different Asian countries, very helpful and attentive staff, a great wine list and inviting décor. The restaurant is open for both lunch and dinner, and is handily located just a few blocks away from the national museum in central San Jose. I was pleasantly surprised to find such an... More

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Uvita, Costa Rica
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I live at the beach in Costa Rica so when in San Jose I love Tin Jo for the best Chinese food experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This is my first time back in nearly 5 years, before, I'd visit as often as possible when i lived here. The ambiance, service, food and everything is top notch. The decor is amazing. I really love how all the rooms have different themes. The service is so nice. There are menus in english and spanish and the prices correlate!... More

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Jaco, Costa Rica
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Nice food, lots to pick from, great service. Go for sure...chinese, Indian food. Clean and enjoyable. Center of the city but safe.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Tin Ho will be a great experience for any visitor. The atmosphere is peaceful, beautifully decorated and by far the best food in town!

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I have been a regular at Tin Ho for two years and found the service to be very friendly and helpful with the restaurant's extensive menu.I always recommend the restaurant to visitors of San Jose.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

In the middle of the City an old house Tin Jo is located. A very wide choice on meals. I would recomend the Thai food it has the right flavour. The service is very good. soup are extraordinary with fresh products. If you visit San Jose and you have to stay overnight this is an exceellent place to go!

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Medellin, Colombia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The menu is very extensive with all kinds of delicious dishes; have been to it a couple of times and have to say, they have not stopped amazing me with the variety of dishes; the service could improve a tad but is acceptable; parking is a little awkard but if you go during a Holiday, you may have to park... More

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London
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63 reviews 63 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I went here just because I passed it walking from my hostel to the city centre. Long established restaurant, very popular with the locals. They serve all types of Asian food and I ate the Indian chicken curry. Having been to all countries in South and Central America, I can honestly say that this one was in the top 3... More

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