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Tip Top Restaurant

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Jln. A. Yani, Medan 20111, Indonesia
61 4532042
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant has been in Medan for ages. Brings backs memories and an oldies feeling. They are famous for the old style ice cream and bakery. The taste of the food was average to my taste however it was nice to come and sit, enjoying ice cream and cakes with a vintage surrounding.

Thank Fitria A
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the oldest restaurant in Medan. It's located not too far from the Tjong A Fie's Mansion. Part of the restaurant still maintain some of the past memories, the foods ane cakes are okay and quite pricey. The memories are always stay.

Thank Ivan O
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do not get tempted into going because it is an old restaurant. It is true, the restaurant is old BUT the food is also old and tired. I am sure it is a nostalgic place to eat for folks who grew up with it but I guarantee you that you find much better food at the Malls e.g. Nelayan restoration... More 

Thank holidaysforlife2013
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a lunch with family,the place is very crowded,hard to find a parking lot nearby.there's lot of varieties in menu,but they're famous with their 'steak lidah', indeed it's delicious.need to improve their waiters manner,people came here for a decent meal,not only for remember old memories

Thank Faizal D
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had beer and chips here. Love that everything came on a trolley. Friendly helpful staff and fun to watch the wealthy people of Medan!

Thank AnnaLJ2014
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cakes is tasty cause they use the traditional oven to make the cake but the cream they still focus on butter cream. The food is moderate. The service is fast. The drink is good as well. Mine was coffee Glazo which I like it as they have coffee ice cream. A must drink for coffee lovers. They pastry is... More 

Thank xianxian0303
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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Their foods varies from indonesian, western and chinese type but the taste is average. Overall, foods and bakeries are average. Recommended to those looking for vintage bakeries in south east asia.

Thank Tay Y
Queensland, Australia
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had finished visiting the Tong a fie mansion and needed to stop for a rest. Located a few doors down from the mansion so convenient location for us. Had icecream and were served complimentary drinking water. Service was good. Free wifi. Prices for the rest of the menu seemed reasonable

Thank jessmcc3
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love their ox tounge steik and tip top fried rice The ambience is nice and really love the taste? Very recomended!

Thank Albert S
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As Medanese ppl, I personally recommend this restaurant for its vintage place. U have to try the classic tip top cake, all time favourite. For the food, u should try the chicken steak. It's indo style steak and they still use traditional way to cook the steak and bake the cake.

Thank Winny N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Chinese, European, Indonesian, Halal, Dutch, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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: 61 4532042

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