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Muru

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Fredrikinkatu 41, Helsinki 00120, Finland
+358 300 472335
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17:00 - 23:30
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Tue - Sat 17:00 - 23:30
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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by a friend in Helsinki. A lovely ambience and delicious food. We went for the 5 course menu and it was a delightful journey of tastes and texture. The Sommelier was also very good with pairing wines for us. Highly recommend if you are in Helsinki.

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Thank globewanderrr
Helsinki, Finland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Snobby, over-hyped and overpriced restaurant with nothing good to offer vegans and vegetarians. Not an enjoyable experience.

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Thank herra_kuningatar
Helsinki
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful restaurant in Helsinki, the staff are exceptional and attentive, presentation wonderful, atmosphere is warm and not at all stuffy. Sommelier gave excellent advise and added to the quality of the overall experience.

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Thank Conall D
Prague, Czech Republic
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend took me to this place for my bday and we had a fantastic time over at Muru. Really nice risotto, fish and wine. I definitely recommend.

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Thank Ivona P p
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We had daily menu that included 5 courses + wine pairing. Of that five 2 starters, main course and 2 deserts. First dish was fish which had a perfect texture and the sides were goodish. However, it clearly lacked something to remember it by. Wine pairing was fine, mild enough to go with so mild starter. Starter was a bit... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Friday night so it was very busy. Great little restaurant with a phenomenal wine list. The meat course of the day was a fantastic duck - haven't had as good a duck course in a very long time. Risotto a touch under-done but I still ate it all, it was very tasty.

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Thank OAH_1982
Reykjavik, Iceland
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

The food was very good. I got the menu with the wine pairings. Everything was good but I really like the trout that was cooked perfectly.

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Thank AmaliaBj
Espoo, Finland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Lovely atmosphere, extremely friendly service and excellent food. Menu is quite limited but they can modify it according to dietary restrictions (e.g. we had a vegetarian/fish version which worked really well).

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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Really excellent. What a find! A small, delightful little restaurant with excellent food and service. The menu changes daily. I had pumpkin soup which was beyond good, followed by the best halibut ever. Very attentive service too. Overall, brilliant.

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Thank Tobers
MuruRavintola, Ravintolapäällikkö at Muru, responded to this review

Thank´s for your judgement! Really great hear that you enjoyd your dinner. Welcome again! More 

Sun City Center, Florida
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

First time in this small restaurant (I have tried to book a table earlier, but without success - very popular restaurant) and totally satisfied! You really felt welcome when you entered the restaurant and this continued throughout the whole dinner. Food was excellent in taste, portions were of good size and the wine recommendations were professional. Advance booking is recommended... More 

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Thank Pentti S
MuruRavintola, Restaurantmanager at Muru, responded to this review

Greate hear you have enjoyed! More 

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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
Cuisine
European
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:30
Thursday
17:00 - 23:30
Friday
17:00 - 23:30
Saturday
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fredrikinkatu 41, Helsinki 00120, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 300 472335

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?