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Tip Top Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Chinese, Asian, Indonesian
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the famous western food in Medan. But I’m my opinion, no harm to try but don’t put Too night of the expectations.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank NgKS9368
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting the Tjong A Fie mansion, we came here to try the jadul version of ice cream & mocca taart. The ice cream is good. We tried the java ice & puker. We liked it. However for the mocca taart I didn’t like it...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank bonnieang
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a walk from the JW Marriott along Jl. Balaikota and then Jl Jenderal Ahmad Yani (continuation of same street) to see some of the old colonial era buildings, we stopped in Tip Top for a bit of refreshment and to experience the history. As...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank TJim60
Reviewed May 8, 2019

My wife and daughter took in Tip Top in early April. The service was actually great, though they came about 1:30 or 2pm so the lunch rush was done. They stuck to Indonesian stuff and quality was very good, perhaps it goes up a notch...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank dantem422018
Reviewed May 2, 2019 via mobile

It’s a old school type of restaurant! Prices are quite affordable. You must try their famous dessert (Java Ice) A must visit when in Medan :)

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank AnneP2347
Reviewed April 30, 2019 via mobile

A must go when in Medan. Open air dining at store front. The cakes are a bit too dry for my liking, but their mocca icecream is good! The beef tongue steak and special fried rice are also good.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank imbidders
Reviewed April 29, 2019

We have been to several restaurants in Medan and this one, though mentioned in all tourist-guides, serves plain, bland canteen-food (and this is an insult to some of the very nice canteens we’ve eaten in at the local University)

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank qqtt
Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

Serving since 1934, Tip Top is one of the most famous culinary attraction in Medan. The building is a beautiful authentic heritage from the Dutch East Indies era. All the decorations from ages ago mostly still appropriately intact. The food is just okay and the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank o_kameswara
Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

I went here by myself for a late lunch. I ordered simple nasi goreng with egg, which is okay, just like ordinary nasi goreng ... and then I add ordering a fried chicken, which came cold ..not as I expected (my expectation: fresh, warm, crispy...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sariontheroad
Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

Relax and enjoy time passing by just on the side of a trafficked street in central Medan. Lots to choose from be it drink or dine. Swift and smiling service.

Date of visit: December 2018
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November 20, 2018|
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Response from Amir S | Reviewed this property |
Traders, western style Jalan Pattimura Medan
December 4, 2017|
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Response from Silviauput | Reviewed this property |
For me... the original one is their ice cream and snack. Try the ice cream and feel the freshness. And for the snack you can try the bitterballen 😊
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