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) #3 of 20 Dessert in Helsinki #69 of 1,266 Places to Eat in Helsinki $$ - $$$ Cafe, European,
Bulevardi 9, Helsinki 00120, Finland
+358 9 68118660
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, European, Scandinavian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Bulevardi 9, Helsinki 00120, Finland
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Reviewed 28 January 2016

I highly recommend having breakfast at Ekberg, preferrably as early in the morning as possible (right after they open), later it gets very crowded and noisy.. Everything is fresh and tasty. A bit expensive but the quality at buffet breakfast is superb. Decoration and overall...More

Thank PyryRaty
Reviewed 24 January 2016

You can not have more "Helsinki-bourgeois" than Café Ekberg: a classic European style café located on Bulevardi (Boulevard) street. This is where many would like to live in Helsinki if they could afford it: old buildings house big expensive flats. It goes without saying that...More

Thank SingleWomanHelsinki
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Take charge of your experience - get a table, flag the staff, decide to have the buffet lunch, and get started. Otherwise you may wait a half an hour for someone to come to you and they may end the service or whatnot. Also pull...More

Thank Jst856
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

The Ekberg sparkling lemonade was really good; not too sweet and not too lemony. I'd definitely recommend the popular napoleon cake.

Thank Zaki Y
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Great restuarant for breakfast or Lunch...it is where the locals go. Range and flavour of food is top class & very tasty.

Thank Seán M
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Excellent bread and bakery. Everything baked the same day. Many own specials, Champagnecork is a must. Service that You do not find in any other shop or cafe; I visit Ekberg every week !

Thank markkut
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Had afternoon tea with friends,so lovely out of season and not packed with tourists,like the last visit.Really enjoyed the choices and service was very good and friendly.In summer it has a nice terrace but at minus 10 we enjoyed the warmth and comfort.Nice,accessible rest rooms....More

Thank rubyme
Reviewed 27 December 2015

We had a quick lunch outside at this classic cafe and were not disapointed by the food. Fairly slow service though.

Thank JFLR187198
Reviewed 18 November 2015

We went to Ekberg for a saturday brunch when visiting Helsinki. The brunch was very nice and not overprized! The selection is maybe slightly limited but I found everything I usually want in a brunch. It is maybe slighly more breakfasty than lunchy, as there...More

Thank Saralene
Reviewed 17 November 2015

I love how old school this cafe looks. Feels like stepping into sth in the 60s. The sunday breakfast buffet was excellent with good choices - food hot and cold. Service is fast and friendly. Location is very central. Family friendly - tons of kids...More

Thank Kay K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bulevardi 9, Helsinki 00120, Finland (Formerly Cafe Ekberg)
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 68118660
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