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Our mission is to serve delicious, healthy food in an environment that is conducive to sharing and caring. We believe that food should nourish us physically, emotionally and spiritually. Our dishes are inspired from Asian countries: Thailand, Japan, India, Indonesia, and China. We have an extensive vegetarian and vegan menu as well as a gluten free menu. Our Asian themed rooms gather together all the art work we have collected as well as those created by closed friends and frequent diners. Tin Jo is our third child and we are very involved owners. We love to interact with you, our customers and it is our sincere wish that your visit to our restaurant satisfies not only your senses but also uplifts
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our experience. Amazing food, beautiful place. Thanks Fabiola for the great service. Definitely coming back soon

Date of visit: October 2020
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CRSwallow, Propietario at Tin Jo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Raquel thanks! You are always welcome! We send you a hug!!!

Reviewed April 10, 2020

This restaurant was 2 blocks from our hotel. Does not open until 6 pm. I loved the food and decor. The service was very good. We had a quiet room for a 9 person tour group. It was our last day together and really enjoyed...it. Our local guide Ingrid picked it out for us. She has excellent taste!!!More

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed March 21, 2020 via mobile

Tin Jo is a most beautiful and high quality restaurant, with surprisingly tasty dishes! All seem to made at the highest level of expertise. Three visits in a row became an addiction! Stick with Chinese food dishes, and you will be pleased with the quality....Unless you absolutely love Salmon flavor would not order the Salmon, as it was a little sharp flavor wise. Hot and sour pork was so deliciously different from the US. Miso soup great too!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 12, 2020

We ended up being there twice, so good was the food. And the personnel was very friendly, and attending. It's definitely worth a visit.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 5, 2020

In spite of having a reservation, we waited quite a while to be seated as the front desk person had disappeared. Finally got our table and had amazing spring rolls - absolutely top notch so we were really looking forward to our mains. My husband...ordered the sweet and sour pork and I had stirfried shrimp and vegetables. My dinner was very good but my husband's was inedible. The pork was mainly gristle and had no taste. He left 95% of it. On the plus side, our server was great and very pleasant. So my advice would be to steer clear of the pork and stick to seafood.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 3, 2020 via mobile

What a shame - had the vegetable green curry which had no seasoning whatsoever and was like Vegetables in watery coconut milk. Asked If they could do anything , they can back with some hot sauce - that was it .... 2 stars because the...staff were nice and it could have been just a bad day in the kitchen.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 1, 2020 via mobile

This has been a date night favorite since our language tutor suggested it in 2007. Great food, good atmosphere.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed February 11, 2020 via mobile

This is a must go restaurant in your life. The food is delicious, the place is lovely, there is a parking lot near the restaurant if you need it. They offer asiatic food. They close in the afternoon, around 3 to 5, something like that....You can check this in Facebook.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2020 via mobile

The service was amazing! Everyone was very nice and friendly. The taste of the food was not as good as I’m used to in this restaurant. They served the food cold and when we asked to be reheated it came a little different than the...first time. It will be a while before I come back again.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 25, 2020 via mobile

Great food and excellent service. We have Orange Chicken. Mongolian Beef and Fish Pad Krapao and we were delighted. Taste was very excellent even the white rice and the fried rice with onion and eggs. The waitress Roma treated us with outstanding customers so as...all the other staff members. Definitely a must go restaurant in San JoseMore

Date of visit: January 2020
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Jaimini P
April 12, 2018|
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Response from CRSwallow | Property representative |
YES! Tin aJo has lovely private rooms for groups of 10 to 60. Each room is unique in its theme and atmosphere. The Japanese room is serene; the Indian room is warm and luxious, the bamboo room is fresh and bright - like... More
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Either one but only low bills from $20 down and make sure your bills are in good shape or they may not be accepted.
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