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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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12:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 15:30
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went for lunch after hearing it was a good option for vegetarians. We weren't disappointed! We were greeted promptly and asked if we wanted Spanish or English menus, were seated in the garden room, which is beautiful, and our waiter, Roma, was extremely friendly and helpful. Had three very good vegetarian meals - the Indian vegetable curry was particularly good.... More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very good food (india, thai, japan,china..), nice service, beautiful restaurant with diffrent rooms.

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Lyndonville, Vermont
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We came for a birthday and had a phenomenal meal! From the second we walked in we got true VIP treatment. The apps-we had chicken egg rolls, samosas, pork steamed dumplings-that were delicious. The ginger margarita was outstanding, really!! Dinner was equally delicious-chicken and beef krapao was savory with crispy vegetables and super tender meat. Crispy orange chicken and pad... More 

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Banglamung, Thailand
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Due to its downtown proximity and good Trip Advisor reviews, I gave it a try. I was served a complimentary starter of pickles and fried won ton chips. I had a shrimp won ton soup which was a little bland and under seasoned for my taste, but that was followed by an Indian style vegetable curry which was quite spicy.... More 

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Arguineguin, Spain
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant itself is so amazing that I almost forgot that I was there to eat. It has a spacious and natural feel to it that needs to be experienced to be appreciated. The menu is outstanding in terms of variety and alternatives....plenty here for those with a gluten intolerance and for vegetarians. I loved the little touch of suggesting... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a restaurant that I will visit like sometime in a while. To me is expensive and even thought they have a very large menu, from different cultures, is hard to understand and waiters are kind of bored to give you the best suggestion based on your taste. So, visit them and let them know your experience. I believe... More 

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vladimir P, Restaurante Manager at Tin Jo, responded to this review

I’m glad to hear your comments about your meal experience at Tin Jo and at the same time I’m shocked to hear about your comment, I'm agreed, we do have a very extensive menu. Could I ask you to take a few minutes of your time in answering the following question: How many were you? Do you remember the day... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A special place for those who have never been to these distant lands, a fabulous setting, but what counts is the quality of the dishes served, an elaborate menu representing the Asian world, what a beautiful inspiration. We chose 3 dishes, one from China, one from India and one from Thailand, the orange chicken was crispy cooked to perfection, but... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The dishes are tasteful and the variety of dishes is quite good. The ornaments and the place are modest but somehow classy

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant, fine service, OK food. We visited on a Sunday for lunch. The restaurant was packed, the atmosphere lively. The service was welcoming and quick. The menu covers a large part of East Asia, but seems to be a bit 'hit or miss'. Our Thai curry and Beef Teriyaki were not great. But the place itself is nice.

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New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome decor in themed rooms. I enjoyed my stir fry. Service was exceptional and even got free dessert tasting.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 50
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?