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Tip Top Restaurant

Jln. A. Yani, Medan 20111, Indonesia
+62 61 4532042
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (95 reviews)
“cakes” (70 reviews)
“steak” (36 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
££ - £££
Jln. A. Yani, Medan 20111, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

TIP TOP Restaurant one of the mandatory landmarks of Medan city to visit by any tourists. Lots of historical things remain well preserved in the restaurant; its interior architecture built in colonial time, ancient wooden stove which has been in use since 1930s, ice cream...More

Thank saptariwibowo2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the first cafe in Medan, start their business in era colonial. Their old style steak, interior, cakes & furniture is feel old and show that old time. service is poor but I suggest to taste their old style cakes.

Thank Suyo W
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Great taste ice cream without preservation!They have a great selection of ice cream. The place is clean and "old" hehe sure will bring you back to the past. Sadly, they don't hv parking lot so if you bring your own car it would be little...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 30 January 2018

All The guide books recommend this restaurant for the food, especially the ice cream, the décor and the atmosphere. Unfortunately, we cannot share these opinions as the restaurant had no atmosphere and the ice cream was at best average. The décor again was nothing o...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

The best cake in the town! You must try it guys , cause its so worth it. The cake taste so traditional , it can take you back to your memorable in the past, its can be your everything you need !

Thank Henny W
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We (14 of our relatives) gather at Tip Top for family lunch get together. This place is full of nostagia of the old days. Tip Top serves a variety of Western, Chinese, Indonesian, Ice cream and Cake. We order chicken steak, nasi goreng special, mie...More

Thank jimmy k
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I read about this restautant in Historia's article. It's said that tip top is one of the oldest resto in medan Indonesia. Even President Soekarno used to come here. Im sold. When i came here i like the place instantly. The atmosphere was comfy and...More

Thank Krenyesian
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The cake is nice, food not really, place full of smokers in the front door that’s why it’s not suggest for family expecially with little ones.

Thank jusui c
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

They have a very good food there and the traditional ice cream. Especially thr mocha cake! It's their bestseller, everyday have it for their birthday cake 🎂

Thank jessicamul
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Suitable for hang out after office hours..place well known in medan.food & beverages suitables for all kinds for people.but car parking was a little bit problems

Thank Henry S
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5 December 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jln. A. Yani, Medan 20111, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sumatra  >  North Sumatra  >  Medan
  • Phone Number: +62 61 4532042
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