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2743 Capital Circle NE #110, Tallahassee, FL 32308
850-523-4282
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best fried rice I've ever had....

That would be the Indonesian shrimp fried rice... On the other hand, the Indonesian Chicken curry was so-so. First time I have sampled Indonesian food, so obviously I cannot rate the cuisine compared to other Indonesian restaurants. Service was very attentive and friendly, and the restaurant is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 7, 2015
RogerDR26
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Pine Valley, California
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Tallahassee, Florida
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72 reviews 72 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Awesome tofu options. Mongolian tofu was delicious. The buffet offered wonderful options for all. Like too many options! Sushi, apps, meat-lovers, vegetarian, soups, fruits, desserts (all kinds of ice cream bars, as well as traditional Asian desserts), and more. One of my regular spots for sure! I can also hit up Esposito's after my meal and that's always fun :-)

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Pine Valley, California
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56 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

That would be the Indonesian shrimp fried rice... On the other hand, the Indonesian Chicken curry was so-so. First time I have sampled Indonesian food, so obviously I cannot rate the cuisine compared to other Indonesian restaurants. Service was very attentive and friendly, and the restaurant is spotlessly clean, without offensive music, which is regrettably too often the case in... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Their Indonesian food is really great. If you can handle spiciness, you'll love their babi ricarica. I like their Taiwanese noodle soup and egg rolls too. Don't get your typical Americanized Chinese food here tho. It could be really disappointing.

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Madison, Florida
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49 reviews 49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

This cafe is quite a find. I visit Tallahassee frequently and didn't even know it was there. The food was freshly cooked and served by friendly servers. The portions were huge - enough to take with us for a second meal. We love Asian food but not the prefab buffet kind. This is an answer to our wishes! Highly recommend!

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Tampa, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Recently visited with a large group of 35 and they were very accommodating, friendly, with quick service and LARGE portioned entree's. If you are in town THIS is the place you want to go.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Trust me, try the Mongolian tofu! Try the Indonesian options and go ahead and splurge on those Chinese donuts. This place is locally owned and operated; Tan herself is often in the kitchen cooking. The place has recently remodeled and expanded. It does seem that they struggle to keep a trained waitstaff in place so service can be lacking.

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Thomasville, Georgia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014 via mobile

I first stepped into the building and was suprised by how small it was and had no decor. I had no problem with that as some food comes from less than beautiful places. I had the "spicy" sushi and my husband had the pork and rice. Both of these dishes came out bland. My sushi was not spicy, 3 of... More 

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Georgia
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130 reviews 130 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The food and service was good. The place is really small and had a fishy smell. We almost left because of that but stayed and enjoyed the meal. They gave us a ton of food. Enough for lunch and a to go plate for another meal.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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74 reviews 74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Three of us had lunch at Tan's today. I ordered their special thatI discovered was fried tofu covered with a gooey peanut sauce on a bed of steamed greens decorated with a sliced hard boiled egg. One of my guest ordered a stir fry with shrimp. She didn't eat very much. Our friend ordered a salad which she enjoyed and... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I ate here here several times from November to March and love the two main beef indonesion dishes. The server has been the same each time and his service is excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2743 Capital Circle NE #110, Tallahassee, FL 32308
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: 850-523-4282

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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