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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, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tin Jo is not a Chinese restaurant, or a Thai restaurant or for that matter an Indian restaurant. They serve all Asian food and they serve it well. While the meal was great the sorbet sampler at the end was very nice. Very impressed.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Ed O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food here is good but it could be better & more authentic. All 3 of us finished our plates and didn’t complain about anything because many places in CR just don’t prepare ethnic foods like we’re used too. We went on a Sunday because...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank NYE2015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I came here for my birthday! Very cool atmosphere and the food was great! Shared the kung pao vegetable that came in a yuca bowl! Definitely would go back for the food! Service was not great. Not the easy chill Tico feeling...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank temperate_devil
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful restaurant in San Jose. We were seated in the japanese room the menu was inventive and varied. Our server was Yessema who was very knowlegble and attentive she was cheerful and had a good sense of humor. The food was fabulous I cant remember...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jacqueline E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting from Boston, MA we went there for dinner to celebrate my husband’s birthday. Food was phenomenal. Customer Service from Sergio and was exceptional. We will absolutely visit again.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Connector740791
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, but the best part was our wonderful waitress, Stephanie. She handled our party of seven with a great smile. Loved the restaurant - especially the Ginger Margaritas.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Rio-Domi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came for my birthday and Douglas was very friendly and gave us an excellent service. The food was delicious as always. Totally recommend. Note:the main dishes are big, considering this when ordering.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 07randall_
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Allen & Jose provided excellent service. They were super friendly and accommodating. I started with the samosas which i felt were excellent. A little different than your typical samosa in that it had thinner dough. Also had the chicken kung pao which came in an...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank love2travelcheap
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a hidden jewel. It has a great variety of Asian foods and drinks. Food is well prepared and presented. Spiciness is adjusted to your palate. Staff is friendly and courteous. Ambience is quiet and romantic.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AmirNanji
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
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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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