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Jln. A. Yani, Medan 20111, Indonesia
61 4532042
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08:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really like to eat with my family here, specially when around 7pm because these restaurant have live music and the atmosphere is so warm and nice here.. You can easily find foreigners here, i suggest you to try java ice! And dont forget they have cake shop too

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Thank Patricia K
Bandung,Indonesia
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125 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in the mid hot afternoon to try their ice cream and we didn't disappointed. Its a must try to try their oldies ice cream. Didn't try their food but maybr next time in town...

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Thank Zaxman
Florida
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66 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place to see old Medan. Service was excellent, food tasty. They have live music many nights, we heard just a bit of it as we had to head out. Bakery stuff was disappointing, but otherwise great spot.

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Thank SAMFLFlorida
Falls Church, Virginia
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100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think I enjoyed the history and photos on the wall of this 70-year-old eatery than the food. I stopped by for lunch and had a nice meal of Cap Chay seafood. It was nothing spectacular but the food was good and filling and not expensive. The menu is extensive and the restaurant serves a wide array of Chinese, Indonesian,... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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183 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last week in Medan, me and my family visit this restaurant again. Start with the cake shop, all those chocolate cakes and pyramid shaped was so delicious. Buy some scampies, an old Dutch version of sugar cookies. Ordered fried beehoon (recommended) and chicken steak to share. And of course, ice cream. Old fashioned but never failed me. You should try!

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Thank SA1710
Indonesia
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is an old restaurant, ice cream became their signature dish and has an authentic flavor. the service is good, and a lot of people came to this place to get some nostalgic atmosphere.

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Thank undangan l
Medan, Indonesia
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

The things that I loved most is only the cakes. Rest of it is just so so. The cakes are baked with an old charcoal oven, therefore it has an authentic smell and taste. It's not difficult to reach, about 10 minutes walk from Lapangan Merdeka.

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Thank vsteven94
Medan, Indonesia
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you miss nostalgic food, just come to Tip Top Restaurant. I like the nasi goreng and the ice cream. So yummy. They have great atmosphere for family, couple or/and friends.

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Thank TiurmaP
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Services are good, food taste at average , nothing special but it became legend , most of the people come just for a flash back memory and missed the food on childhood time. The place with live music is quite convenient to relax

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Medan, Indonesia
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32 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I have patronized this restaurant several times. It is famous and people in Medan, North Sumatera-Indonesia surely know where this place is located. It serves middle up class. Despite the good name, its food and beverages are just average. Coming here for lunch might no be a good option as the location is the heart of the city. It is... More 

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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, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
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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