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The Cow

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Aurakatu 3, Turku 20100, Finland
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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

The cow is located right in downtown, besides the Viking restaurant. It is kind of big, the couches are comfy, the service is very nice, and beverages are good. The price is the average for a Finnish pub. It is open until late at night. Great place to go with friends,

Thank Ana_Lainez
Turku, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

This place used to be our "to go" place, we went there at least a few times a week. The staff was nice and the atmosphere was down to earth. It felt like our own living room. Little by little the old staff left and we never connected with the new ones. It's an okay place to have a few... More 

Thank Tuulia S
Aarhus, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

Nice beer place in the very center of Turku - nice choice of beers and drinks. Friendly and service minded staff. Very good and cosy atmosphere. The waitress had great knowledge about the different beers On top - we had "the best gin & tonic in the world" :-) Good place to relax

Thank Carsten A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Very nice place with good atmosphere, nice environment and probably the best drinks in town. Service is very professional. Small snacks available on site.

Thank Dorota T
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Great time, wonderful bar and beer and a great atmosphere Enjoyed the wide range of drinks and excellent service. Visited a few times

Thank 230JH230
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015

In Turku is only two bars where they can make drinks right. I like this one better, its also bigger and you can almost always find a place where to sit. Owner won gold in Finnish bartender contest, so he is very very good.

Thank cajk2014
Turku, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2014

This is a great place for a drink in the center of Turku. Specially in the summer, its a great place to sit in your table and just watch people walking by the place. Few tables outside of the bar on the sidewalk. Professional staff, who knows a lot about drinks. Not a place to go for a beer or... More 

Thank ouzooo
Turku, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2012

now here's a bar in heart of Turku where you'll get some really good and tasty drinks, price winning such! Enjoy your drink in afternoon or at night, here it feels quite right.

Thank BodhiFi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2012

Clean little bar with a great location downtown. Has a good cocktail menu and serves it's purpose perfectly.

Thank Villemies
Turku, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2012

Is a good bar to call in if you're doing a tour of the town....can get a bit busy - its where we usually start the evening crawl round the bars :)

Thank chippy73

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  • Address: Aurakatu 3, Turku 20100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southwest Finland  >  Turku

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