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Ruoholahdenranta 3, Helsinki 00180, Finland
+358 20 1234707
13:00 - 23:30
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Sun 18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:30
Sat 13:00 - 23:30
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Stockholm, Sweden
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88 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Only reason for not giving this restaurant one star because the food itself isn't that bad. Seating went fast.Quick service in the beginning. But then comes the first question - What do you want to drink? We said that we rather wait until we knew what we were going to eat to match it with the food. Waiter comes back... More 

Thank Ninuzza
Seinajoki, Finland
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121 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2015

This is typical hotel restaurant. Food is average and over priced. I feel, that there is nothing to remember.

Thank anssil958
Stockholm, Sweden
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114 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I had a the beef burger which was extremely basic and still quite expensive. I ordered also a salad whcih was very small. The service was slow even though the restaurant was half empty.

Thank Olof L
Helsinki, Finland
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136 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

The food quality depend on the day..... Pizzas-burgers are in average probably the best choice. The service level is pretty basic. It is technically a nice place in a ok location with a good parking facility downstairs, suitable for business lunches, dinners and a coffee - quick chat. I believe the management should take care more about the service -... More 

Thank FdT425
Paris, France
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176 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015

My kids and I arrived at the restaurant around 9pm. The restaurant was not particularly busy. I ordered the reindeer, one of my children ordered a hot dog and my other child ordered sirloin steak. It took a very long time for our food to arrive. Another couple that was near to us also seemed to be having some problems... More 

Thank FaboFinds
Nurmijarvi, Finland
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330 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We had booked a table for 16 people. There were only few other tables occupied at the same time, but restaurant wasn’t full at all. First two from our party get their pizzas. When they were half way eating them two others got their burgers. The cheese burger was missing the cheese and two other burger's steaks were burned and... More 

1 Thank Cadhlan
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Viola serves meatballs for lunch every wednesday and they're really good! The salad buffet that's included is also really good. However the lunch on other days is just average, don't recommend..

Thank Anna A
Stockholm, Sweden
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Located in a hotel the food at this restaurant is perfectly fine, however it is not even close to the greatest Italian fare you will ever have. What really lets this restaurant down is the service. It is slow, inattentive and leaves a lot to be desired. All in all this is not a restaurant I would recommend anyone to... More 

Thank erhel
Naantali, Finland
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1,131 reviews
446 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 390 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Located downstairs os stylish Radisson Blu Seaside hotel. Friendly service and nice interior. What surprised me was their lunch. In Helsinki you can easily pay 3€ for cup of coffee. In here for 10€ you get huge salad buffet, where you can choose from about 10 different quality salads(and breads of course). And then delicious creamy salmon soup, which alone... More 

Thank Halkidis
St. Petersburg, Russia
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56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

This restaurant deservedly receives the gold medal for being the slowest restaurant in the world. The service is really abysmal. Food is average, setting is fine, location good, prices higher than should be, but not too much. Generally, an average Helsinki place, but REALLY slow waiters.

1 Thank Marat A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Italian, Bar, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
13:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruoholahdenranta 3, Helsinki 00180, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi
  • Phone Number: +358 20 1234707

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