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Tin Jo


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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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
USD 15 - USD 50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
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
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I took a small group here for dinner on Valentine's Day -- a Costa Rica tour group and a few guides from Nicaragua. They were very accommodating considering that it was Valantine's Day. The other restaurants we called couldn't take a group of ten. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank BADamsTravel
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food with good prices, restaurant is very clean and excellent attention, Down town San José, parking near by

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Destination278435
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting from Arizona USA. This restaurant did not disappoint. My Spanish isn't the best but passable and Douglas was very kind in understanding and spoke English well. The atmosphere was appealing. Tin jo was easy to find. Close to downtown sights. The menu was very...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Clancy31230
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This week was the Chinese New Year celebration. I went for lunch and our server Douglas made great recommendations and made sure we had a special experience. Among my favorites: Samosas with tamarind sauce, Thai curry, Special Kung Pao, and Banana Tempura with coconut ice...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Marcela S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a shame to give this restaurant 3 stars as the staff were very friendly and welcoming but the food just doesn’t come up to scratch. Maybe they try to do too many cuisines as it is a real mix. The starters were ok,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank clared287
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today we had the pleasure of having lunch at Tin Jo in San Jose. We have been in Costa Rica for over a year now and this was by far our best meal we have had. Our server Fabiola was attentive and professional.... supper pleasant...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 466philg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To begin, it is a beautiful setting. Multiple themed rooms with spacious settings, including a large room complete with either a children's library or band stage. One of the most lovely places to eat. Service is attentive, friendly, and accommodating; our server was genial, helpful,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MiloBohack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We read good reviews about Tin Jo’s my wife is a strick and fussy vegetarian. The food choice was excellent with an excellent choice from Indian, Chinese, Thai and Japanese and Vietnamese. The food was well cooked and the portions large. The food served is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank robert t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Five stars for this restaurant. The food was delicious. And the service first class. I highly recommend it.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 727gabyd
Reviewed 15 January 2019

Great food and excellent service - would definitely go back. Fantastic story behind the restaurant origination - love supporting family businesses!

Date of visit: January 2019
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13 April 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
29 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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