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La Cantine

Laajalahdentie 17 | 00330, Helsinki 00330, Finland
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good55%
  • Average6%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“caesar salad” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Laajalahdentie 17 | 00330, Helsinki 00330, Finland
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 30 November 2016

Excellent lunch place. Menu was a bit short but risotto we had was excellent. Concept of the place is really nice but they should invest a bit for a 'coziness'. Service as good as expected.

Thank Jari S
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best places in Helsinki to have a lunch. Simple dishes, versatile menu: daily main dish varies from Asia to Europe. Good, fresh quality. At least a weekly visit is a must!

Thank Lauri K
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Good food and service, excellent choice for lunch if you happen to be in the neighborhood. Lovely deserts.

Thank Stiina
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Main course was absolutely beautiful - roasted pork with mustard sauce and smashed potatoes. Rustic, authentic flavours, very well seasoned. However, I want to eat something fresh (salads, vegetables, fruits, etc.) also and there were only few lettuce leafs, nothing else. In that price level...More

Thank Heidi R
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This used to be the nicests frenchie bistro in Helsinki, nice bread and patisserie from framboise, a local french style bakery. List was and is very short, just a couple of choises. Ceasar salads with chicken or shrimp, and a daily warm item. Today it...More

Thank mleivo
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Nicely situated in the Munkkiniemi neighbourhood, this French Bistro turned out to be a great place to meet people over lunch. A cozy place with a short menu, but alternatives all the way from salads to dishes for the hungry one :-)

Thank HeGeKH
Reviewed 1 February 2015

That was a really good recommandation of the Hilton Kalastaijatorppa reception! Nice people in a small restaurant. I like the short menu, explained in detail by the chef. Typical french or finnisch. Good house wine. Feasible prices.

Thank Thomas_B_WIT
Reviewed 22 April 2014

Very nice environment, excellent and passionate service staff. The place is very small (less than 10 tables), so I suggest to call and reserve. The food was quite good, I especially loved the desserts. I didn't feel it as a dinner place, much more as...More

Thank Paola E
Reviewed 11 March 2014

If you are visiting Aalto house and looking for a good lunch place, then you can't miss this one! If you are staying at Kalastajantorppa and need a destination to walk to, this is a good candidate. Be warned though, it's not uncommon during lunch...More

1  Thank lenkkari
Reviewed 12 February 2014

Found this on trip adviser and gave it a go. Really lovely food. Simple short menu with good range. I had mussels and Bave (steak) followed by delicious choc brownie and ice cream (Devine) the wine was pricey but that seems to be so in...More

Thank Wendy F
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laajalahdentie 17 | 00330, Helsinki 00330, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
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