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Tin Jo

Calle 11, Av. 6 y 8 Detras de la Iglesia La Soledad, 150 metros al sur | Detrás de la iglesia de la Soledad, 150 metros Sur, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2221 7605
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (13 reviews)
“pot stickers” (9 reviews)
“samosas” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Calle 11, Av. 6 y 8 Detras de la Iglesia La Soledad, 150 metros al sur | Detrás de la iglesia de la Soledad, 150 metros Sur, San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 758 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time I visited Tin Jo was in 1997. My family used to go every other week for lunch and I remember we as kids used to count the days until the next visit. For the last 10 years I started going less and less....More

Thank Kenny A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Solo dinner, order salmon on the grill with treiky sauce with white rice. Salmon was good but small portion. Rice was vaporized , good chinese rice. The vegetables aside was not bolid enough in my opinion- hard to eat... The waiter was perfect!!! His name...More

Thank oronprz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading incredible reviews, our expectations where high but food wise unfortunately not met. On the other hand, the staff was excellent and the atmosphere wonderful!

Thank Stampertje01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Asian restaurant with a very large selection of dishes, ranging from Chinese, Thai, even Vietnamese food. Give it a try.

Thank Jose M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tin Jo is a brand name Chinese restaurant. It has been one of the most exquisite culinary chinese food experiences in my life. I suggest this restaurant for many reasons among them: the prices, the food quality and the service most importantly. Please try their...More

Thank TourGuideMan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food, Service, atmosphere perfect as usual. Have been a repeat customer for years! Prices are great for the quality....must go if you are in SJ

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommended. A very good selection of dishes, and the food was very tasty and nicely presented.

Thank z0207
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat in the Japanese Room and it was wonderful experience. The meal was hot and the server was very attentive. We started with a chicken soup and green papaya salad. The we choose Mongolian Beef and Tangy Orange Chicken with Jasmine Rive. My husband...More

Thank Elaine F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a Celiac, it’s not easy finding restaurants while traveling that you can trust to prepare gluten free meals, let alone ones that are truly enjoyable. Tin Jo is top notch on both points. They have a gluten free menu, use San-J gluten free soy...More

Thank AgnerD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was great, and the ambience was very relaxed. The service was great. The best item off this menu which is hard to get elsewhere is definitely the "canasta de tiquiste" which is a starchy like vegetable which is shredded to create a woven...More

Thank 18aus29
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KennyJohnson
28 January 2016|
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Response from MissDWilson | Reviewed this property |
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 11, Av. 6 y 8 Detras de la Iglesia La Soledad, 150 metros al sur | Detrás de la iglesia de la Soledad, 150 metros Sur, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2221 7605
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Description
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: China, Japan, India, Indonesia, Thailand. 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 your spirit. With Gratitude,Maria Hon and Robert Faulstich
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