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Laentinen Brahenkatu 4, Helsinki 00510, Finland
+358 9 7538518
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15:00 - 00:00
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Sun 13:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 15:00 - 23:00
Fri 15:00 - 00:00
Sat 13:00 - 00:00
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Finland
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215 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a business dinner in Taverna Zorbas for 6 persons. Three course menu was tastefull, main course lamb with merlot redwein excellent.

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Thank TravelerMUPU
Helsinki, Finland
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The food is really nice (been here before, and the starters were nice and fresh), but the almost an hour long wait for the main course was too much, especially as we had specifically asked the waitress what we should have since we only had an hour. We took her advice but something went wrong - people came in after... More 

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Thank HelenaPQ1599UA
Rauma, Western Finland, Finland
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I accidentally walked past the restaurant. It looked very genuine and I desired to step in. The staff took in a lonely eater friendly. They took a really good care of me. I ordered the "paper lamb" which was really delicious and I was recommended a very well matching red wine with my choise. Taverna Zorbas is definitive a different... More 

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Thank Anskuli
Helsinki, Finland
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121 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Several years from our previous visit, but this time, a few days ago, we had the feeling that there had not been any major changes. They still serve a rather large selection of very typical Greek dishes. We could not remember if the interior was still the same. However, the plates were nice-looking. The dishes are tasty - so if... More 

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1 Thank kariheikki
Helsinki, Finland
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Zorbas with extended family including persons who spend about three months per year in Greece. The interior feels genuine. We were kindly met and the service was nice. We shared two two-person mixed starter plates for five which was just about right, not too much. A nice variety of greek starters. The main courses (Greek salad, souvlaki, moussaka... More 

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Thank Wilppu N
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

From the moment I walked in I was impressed with the service and incredibly warm welcome. The waiter was very polite and helpful, providing a menu in English but still providing an explanation of the dishes. The mixed grill was excellent - all the meats (ox, lamb, chicken, pork were perfectly cooked as were the vegetables and potatoes. A very... More 

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Thank John W
Tallinn, Estonia
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63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Food is good, but the major is an extremely friendly and professional waiter serving you there. This is the best service I have seen last months.

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Thank olegshva
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is a small place which has been offering very tasty greek food for a lot of years. The athmospehere is nice, you feel welcome when you go in. Staff is easygoing. And the food is greek and with good quality incredients. The staff even treats children in a nice way.

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Thank Päivi A
Turku, Western Finland, Finland
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Expensive for the size of portions. Taste was ok, but no reason to come back. 3 prawns in main dish is not much. Service was between good and bad. Clean toilets anyway.

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2 Thank Pekka V
Izmir, Turkey
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53 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

It is the best place to eat Greek dishes. I am from Turkey and I like eating Greek foods because all of them are so similar. As to restaurant, the hoster is so hospitable. all of the things are so good such as caciki, taramosalad,kalamaraki and so forth. The prices are so affordable in the district of Helsinki. I strongly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$37
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 23:00
Thursday
15:00 - 23:00
Friday
15:00 - 00:00
Saturday
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laentinen Brahenkatu 4, Helsinki 00510, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 9 7538518

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