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“A delicious bit of history near Tjong A Fie Mansion” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Tip Top Restaurant

Tip Top Restaurant
Jl. Ahmad Yani, Medan 20111, Indonesia
+62 61 4532042
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Ranked #15 of 252 Restaurants in Medan
Cuisines: Dutch, European
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Melbourne, Australia
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95 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“A delicious bit of history near Tjong A Fie Mansion”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

A very short walk down the road from Tjong A Fie, this place is great for a cold drink, a very pretty though fat looking cake or lunch. All is in the original style, dark panelled with lots of sepia photos of this place's past. It's also a meeting place for young lovers (or would-be) and parents reliving their romantic past. A must.

Visited February 2014
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Ramsey, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Relaxed Atmosphere”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Spent a fair amount of time here mainly as it was directly opposite our hotel. The food was good and a decent variety, very friendly service and the beer was always ice cold. Well worth a visit.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“A must visit for visitors to Medan”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Perhaps not one to be listed for the best food contenders in Medan yet it has varieties that will satisfy your curiosity of Medan culinaries. I almost always go for the Chicken Steak and the cakes are to die for. Definitely worth a try but don't expect something overly fancy or delicious. You go for the atmosphere and for the feel =)

  • Visited November 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Langkawi, Malaysia
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Fresh Cumi Cumi”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Cumi cumi is Cuttle Fish in English. It was cook to perfection and the ambience is lovely. The photo on the walls shown that this restaurant was establish a while back but obviously maintain good quality food.

Recommended to all travellers.

Visited February 2014
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Ipoh, Malaysia
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“Nothing to shout about”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

After reading rave reviews about this restaurant, we decided to pay a visit with high expectations. We ordered the famous chicken steak, egg soup and the famous mocca tart. I was utterly disappointed with the thin piece of chicken and its taste. The taste wasn't that bad but it was way below my expectations. Patrons have to go to the next building to order cakes. I ordered the mocca tart but I reckon they brought me the wrong cake as it tasted just like any ordinary cake I can find off the street! If it really was the mocca tart then I would suggest to give it a miss.

  • Visited February 2014
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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