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Leonardo Cafe & Bistro

Kaivokatu 6, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 640025
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good47%
  • Average26%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (52 reviews)
“pineapple” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Kaivokatu 6, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to the hotel, rainy evening, no umbrella. Where to go to eat something? The pizza place closest to the hotel. According to the concierge, a very good option, but she has never been to Italy... I ordered a margharita. The fact that they have...More

Thank Matevz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have passed this restaurant many times, but avoided it. Today ended up there and was pleased with the quality of the food. I had pizza 12euros with rocket , prosciutto and pineapple. ( pineapple added for 1.50 euro) - this is the lunch time...More

Thank marisa_kmc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It seems that their menu is a bit overpriced compared to the quality of the food. However, the pizzas are very tasty and recommended during the lunch time when they have reduced lunch prices. I would only eat pizza here, though. Service level is quite...More

Thank aroundtheoyster
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Went with a group of friends who were not going to adventure with Finnish food. Certainly not the best Italian food I have ever had. I had the Veal Steak and was a little dissapointed with the sides, the eggplant was very tastless and not...More

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This restaurant is conveniently located directly across from the train station. We found the waiter to be very friendly and he provided good service. The pizza was authentically Italian and very tasty; the pasta was quite delicious. The prices were typical for the area

Thank Bev P
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

They have a poor approach towards using fresh produce. Veal stake was clearly frozen before it was overcooked. (We hate it when it is completely dried out). It was covered in a black cold sauce most likely from a bottled sauce like A1 sauce. Potatoe...More

Thank 969jensv
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Stayed for first time in Helsinki and visited this for lunch. It is in the city centre opposite the station and next to tram stops. We had margarita pizzas, came very quickly just after we got our drinks. Pizza was ok but a bit soggy...More

Thank Jackiebfromuckfield
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Lovely food , really good quality and value , but we were put off by the staff they were so impatient and ignorant.

Thank william330
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Opposite the central station so easy to find. Very friendly staff . Great food . I had their zuppa di pesce. Oh boy! it was great.

Thank susiepm
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Bad experiense, nice service but poor/ terrible food. Risotto was not cooked properly. Pizza could have been good if they mixed the toppings. Do not recomend this place. Expensive too. 👎

Thank Trond I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaivokatu 6, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighbourhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 640025
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