We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Tip Top Restaurant

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Jln. A. Yani, Medan 20111, Indonesia
+62 61 4532042
Website
Today
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

497 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 269: English reviews
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I enjoyed all the meals I had here. Great Indonesian food and other types as well. Go try it and and find out.

Helpful?
Thank JeredCady
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very simple and classic butter cake with toppings but worth it. The history of the shop and the environment makes this place a must visit in medan. Their steaks are small-sized but tasted nice. Ice creams are one of their must try too!

Helpful?
Thank Yi Ning L
Medan, Indonesia
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Try they special menu, nasi goreng special and tongue steak. Ice cream recipe from colonialism. Local band performance with local music taste

Helpful?
Thank yudhiarek
Warsaw, Poland
Level Contributor
710 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historical place on the map of Medan, established in 1934. Today it still serves meals and sweets. We sat there for some sweets and a juice after visiting nearby Tjong a Fie mansion. We tried Java ice and morkop (both priced IDR 21 thousand). Both very good. Waiters wear old-style clothes so the ambience of the old times is in... More 

Helpful?
Thank KrisD_pl
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is always nice to have either dinner or lunch at this place. They keep maintaining the old fashioned decoration. Tasty food too. The most enjoyable moment is that they serve a nice bread and ice cream too. You should try and pay a visit.

Helpful?
Thank HarryOelian
Medan, Indonesia
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is one of the legend restaurant in town. With the delicious cakes,and foods. My favorite one is the chicken steak,it tastes super yummy. And "Ifumi Binjai" will always be the unique menu in the restaurant. And the Ice cream? Its legend,,the croissant still baked in old style. And the visitor not only from indonesia, but all foreigners come... More 

Helpful?
Thank salqaura
Level Contributor
43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yo should go to this restaurant when you're in Medan. The most legendary restaurant in Medan city. Try the Bistik Lidah and also the Sorbet. They have free wifi also for you to do a meeting or write your blog. Clean and friendly for sure. I love it!

Helpful?
Thank Pati P
Level Contributor
83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every big city has their own signature restaurant and as well as Medan. It's like Ragusa in Jakarta or Zangrandi in Surabaya. People said that the bakery is really good, but today I jist dropped by for a second to get the fried banana. The taste is good, the banana is soft and the skin is very crunchy. I try... More 

Helpful?
Thank Radita Dwisepti... A
Jakarta, Indonesia
Level Contributor
78 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An old restaurant with a lot of food selection, some are back to the old recipe. I must say that they have the best Ice-coffee with milk. Oh an the calf-tongue steak is very good also.

Helpful?
Thank Vanda A
Palenque, Mexico
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow. Old Colonial/Dutch style place, massive ceilings, great vibe, mostly local. Old school wait-boys drift around, service outstanding, food quite good. Just a really great vibe. And it has beer, and the foods well priced.

Helpful?
Thank MikeBlue1972

Travelers who viewed Tip Top Restaurant also viewed

Medan, North Sumatra
 
Medan, North Sumatra
Medan, North Sumatra
 

Been to Tip Top Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, European, Asian, Indonesian, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jln. A. Yani, Medan 20111, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sumatra  >  North Sumatra  >  Medan
  • Phone Number: +62 61 4532042

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Tip Top Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?