Best food in Helsinki

Check out the top food in Helsinki, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Sandro Kallio
1. Sandro Kallio
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109 local reviews
17 Tredje linjen, Helsingfors
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+358 9 61285151
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Hanni
Amazing vegetarian food (mostly), great lunch and even greater brunch with a nice hippie vibe. You can find it…
Heini
North African Modern kitchen. Best in town, really. Lunch is to die for. I call it Food For Soul. Pay for…
Pauliina
Great food, mixing Moroccan cooking with contemporary. Vegetarian/vegan brunch on Sat, a normal one on Sun…
1. Sandro Kallio
1. Sandro Kallio
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109 local reviews
17 Tredje linjen, Helsingfors
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+358 9 61285151
Hanni
Hanni
Amazing vegetarian food (mostly), great lunch and even greater brunch with a nice hippie vibe. You can find it also in Kortteli Kamppi (see…
Heini
Heini
North African Modern kitchen. Best in town, really. Lunch is to die for. I call it Food For Soul. Pay for Salad and Soup (around 10€), eat…
Pauliina
Pauliina
Great food, mixing Moroccan cooking with contemporary. Vegetarian/vegan brunch on Sat, a normal one on Sun. Always book a table, even on…
2. Hakaniemi Market Hall
2. Hakaniemi Market Hall
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135 local reviews
1A Hämeentie, Helsinki
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+358 9 31023560
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Anu-K
The most popular market hall in Helsinki. You find local food and some lunch areas- The hall itself is under…
Laura
Market hall for fresh food and Marimekko products (upstairs). I usually visit the coffee shop for some…
Marja
Hakaniemi Food Hall. The traditional food market building is under renovation, but there's a temporary hall…
2. Hakaniemi Market Hall
2. Hakaniemi Market Hall
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135 local reviews
1A Hämeentie, Helsinki
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+358 9 31023560
Anu-K
Anu-K
The most popular market hall in Helsinki. You find local food and some lunch areas- The hall itself is under renovation 2018-20, but all the…
Laura
Laura
Market hall for fresh food and Marimekko products (upstairs). I usually visit the coffee shop for some dark-roasted coffee and Lentävä Lehmä…
Marja
Marja
Hakaniemi Food Hall. The traditional food market building is under renovation, but there's a temporary hall right next to it. Fresh…
3. Ravintola Sea Horse
3. Ravintola Sea Horse
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61 local reviews
11 Kapteeninkatu, Helsinki
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+358 9 628169
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Mari
A cultural restaurant Sea Horse is a gem if you want to taste simple Finnish food with a fairly good price…
Jussi
An all time classic. My number one favorite. Great finnish food, stylish original fifties interior…
Salli
A Helsinki classic, with a vibe very reminiscent of movie director Aki Kaurismäki's films. Voted number one…
3. Ravintola Sea Horse
3. Ravintola Sea Horse
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61 local reviews
11 Kapteeninkatu, Helsinki
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+358 9 628169
Mari
Mari
A cultural restaurant Sea Horse is a gem if you want to taste simple Finnish food with a fairly good price. Here you can see a mixture of…
Jussi
Jussi
An all time classic. My number one favorite. Great finnish food, stylish original fifties interior. Vorschmack, snails, baltic herring,…
Salli
Salli
A Helsinki classic, with a vibe very reminiscent of movie director Aki Kaurismäki's films. Voted number one restaurant in Helsinki by…
4. Lemon Grass
4. Lemon Grass
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73 local reviews
12 Tredje linjen, Helsingfors
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+358 9 8763279
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Pekka
Thai food is popular and good-quality in Finland. Lemon Grass is one of the best Thai restaurants in Helsinki…
Johanna
Thai food. Quite small place so you might have to wait for a table unless you are planning to have take away.
Matti
Good Thai food. People always argue which Thai place on the same street is better. I prefer Korphai.
4. Lemon Grass
4. Lemon Grass
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73 local reviews
12 Tredje linjen, Helsingfors
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+358 9 8763279
Pekka
Pekka
Thai food is popular and good-quality in Finland. Lemon Grass is one of the best Thai restaurants in Helsinki. Also take-away.
Johanna
Johanna
Thai food. Quite small place so you might have to wait for a table unless you are planning to have take away.
Matti
Matti
Good Thai food. People always argue which Thai place on the same street is better. I prefer Korphai.
5. Café Bar No 9
5. Café Bar No 9
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45 local reviews
9 Uudenmaankatu, Helsinki
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+358 9 6214059
CafeRestaurantFood
Liisa
A great, very affordable diner/bar located downstairs in the same bulding. A great spot to socialize with the…
Riitta
This busy local bar and casual restaurant has been around for a couple of decades. It's remains busy every…
Rita
My favorite! Casual place with decently priced but delicious food and good beer. Selection of pasta, salads,…
5. Café Bar No 9
5. Café Bar No 9
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45 local reviews
9 Uudenmaankatu, Helsinki
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+358 9 6214059
Liisa
Liisa
A great, very affordable diner/bar located downstairs in the same bulding. A great spot to socialize with the locals. Open until 2 am…
Riitta
Riitta
This busy local bar and casual restaurant has been around for a couple of decades. It's remains busy every night for both drinks and…
Rita
Rita
My favorite! Casual place with decently priced but delicious food and good beer. Selection of pasta, salads, burgers, woks, soups and nice…
6. Löyly Helsinki
6. Löyly Helsinki
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138 local reviews
4 Ärtholmsstranden, Helsingfors
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+358 9 61286550
SpaHealthPoint of interest
Antti
Check this public sauna made from wood, the place is right next to the ocean with awesome view. You can have…
Elina
The most beautiful sauna in the world. You may even dip in the sea! Instead of going to sauna, you can just…
Kirsi
Something you have to see. Nice architecture. In Löyly you can have food, drinks or go their famous sauna and…
6. Löyly Helsinki
6. Löyly Helsinki
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138 local reviews
4 Ärtholmsstranden, Helsingfors
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+358 9 61286550
Antti
Antti
Check this public sauna made from wood, the place is right next to the ocean with awesome view. You can have food, drinks here and also…
Elina
Elina
The most beautiful sauna in the world. You may even dip in the sea! Instead of going to sauna, you can just visit there and have some food…
Kirsi
Kirsi
Something you have to see. Nice architecture. In Löyly you can have food, drinks or go their famous sauna and dip in the sea. Nice view,…
7. Cella
7. Cella
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40 local reviews
15 Fleminginkatu, Helsinki
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+358 9 768430
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Jenni
A shabby but atmospheric restaurant dating back from 1969 serves traditional Finnish food and a good selection…
Meiju
Want to taste finnish food in the autentic atmosphere? Cella is exactly what you are looking for. The blinis…
Hanski
Traditional Finnish menu. Old restaurant. Good value for money. Try GT. There is also a sports bar, but food…
7. Cella
7. Cella
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40 local reviews
15 Fleminginkatu, Helsinki
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+358 9 768430
Jenni
Jenni
A shabby but atmospheric restaurant dating back from 1969 serves traditional Finnish food and a good selection of beer and cider. Service is…
Meiju
Meiju
Want to taste finnish food in the autentic atmosphere? Cella is exactly what you are looking for. The blinis as well the fish foods are my…
Hanski
Hanski
Traditional Finnish menu. Old restaurant. Good value for money. Try GT. There is also a sports bar, but food corner is quiet.
8. Hietalahti Market Hall
8. Hietalahti Market Hall
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70 local reviews
34 Lönnrotinkatu, Helsinki
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+358 9 31023580
Point of interestFoodEstablishment
Marika
♥♥♥♥♥ The old market hall is amazing place to eat. It has several small, idyllic and different restaurants…
Nina
A food market with small shops for fresh bread, fish, meat, cheeses, candy, spices... Outside the food market…
Mika
Organic food hall. Also small restaurants and coffee shops. You can also buy fresh Finnish specialities like…
8. Hietalahti Market Hall
8. Hietalahti Market Hall
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70 local reviews
34 Lönnrotinkatu, Helsinki
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+358 9 31023580
Marika
Marika
♥♥♥♥♥ The old market hall is amazing place to eat. It has several small, idyllic and different restaurants inside which offer great food. …
Nina
Nina
A food market with small shops for fresh bread, fish, meat, cheeses, candy, spices... Outside the food market is a flea market on summer…
Mika
Mika
Organic food hall. Also small restaurants and coffee shops. You can also buy fresh Finnish specialities like salty Carelian rise pastry and…
9. Silvoplee
9. Silvoplee
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46 local reviews
7 Toinen linja, Helsinki
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+358 9 7260900
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Victor
Amazing place to get the best vegetarian and RAW-food in town. After several years of travelling, I must say…
Sérgio
The best vegan food in town. A buffet with various warm and cold options, and you pay by weight of your plate…
Elianne
Best vegetarian in town with tasty cooked as well as raw food and healthy green and fruit smoothies. Owned and…
9. Silvoplee
9. Silvoplee
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46 local reviews
7 Toinen linja, Helsinki
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+358 9 7260900
Victor
Victor
Amazing place to get the best vegetarian and RAW-food in town. After several years of travelling, I must say this is one of my…
Sérgio
Sérgio
The best vegan food in town. A buffet with various warm and cold options, and you pay by weight of your plate. Best for lunch. Great for…
Elianne
Elianne
Best vegetarian in town with tasty cooked as well as raw food and healthy green and fruit smoothies. Owned and run by famous local actress…
10. Konstan Möljä
10. Konstan Möljä
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34 local reviews
14 Sandviksgatan, Helsingfors
Closed · Opens in 5 minutes
+358 9 6947504
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Elli
Restaurant Konstan Mölja is a traditional Finnish restaurant with a Finnish food and maritime atmosphere…
Henri
Awesome restaurant if you're interested in traditional Finnish food & athmosphere. Good price/quality ratio…
Seine
Traditional Finnish food buffett, for 19 euro. Much cheaper option than Lappi, for people who want to try…
10. Konstan Möljä
10. Konstan Möljä
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34 local reviews
14 Sandviksgatan, Helsingfors
Closed · Opens in 5 minutes
+358 9 6947504
Elli
Elli
Restaurant Konstan Mölja is a traditional Finnish restaurant with a Finnish food and maritime atmosphere. Plentiful dinner buffet Tue-Fri…
Henri
Henri
Awesome restaurant if you're interested in traditional Finnish food & athmosphere. Good price/quality ratio and easy to try different…
Seine
Seine
Traditional Finnish food buffett, for 19 euro. Much cheaper option than Lappi, for people who want to try authentic Finnish tastes.
11. Siltanen Cafe
11. Siltanen Cafe
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68 local reviews
Siltanen Cafe
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
CafeFoodEstablishment
Natan
One the best and most active bars in Kallio. Weekends is packed and you can even get your dance on and midweek…
Anni
Siltanen is a cool bar. Crowded on the weekends so go early! Different club nights and Vietnamese food until…
Anna
Nice and trendy bar and a night club during the weekends. You can also enjoy Vietnamese food here before 11PM.
11. Siltanen Cafe
11. Siltanen Cafe
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68 local reviews
Siltanen Cafe
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
Natan
Natan
One the best and most active bars in Kallio. Weekends is packed and you can even get your dance on and midweek offers some live bands, open…
Anni
Anni
Siltanen is a cool bar. Crowded on the weekends so go early! Different club nights and Vietnamese food until late.
Anna
Anna
Nice and trendy bar and a night club during the weekends. You can also enjoy Vietnamese food here before 11PM.
12. Teurastamo
12. Teurastamo
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62 local reviews
2 Työpajankatu, Helsinki
Establishment
Eeva
Teurastamo Helsinki is a melting pot of food and urban culture. Currently there are a dozen active businesses…
Aleksi
A great old factory area with a summer terrace for drinks, some street food and a thursday market. Sometimes…
Laura
Former abattoir, nowadays a cool place where you can find restaurants, distillery, bar, café and often design…
12. Teurastamo
12. Teurastamo
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62 local reviews
2 Työpajankatu, Helsinki
Eeva
Eeva
Teurastamo Helsinki is a melting pot of food and urban culture. Currently there are a dozen active businesses operating in the Teurastamo…
Aleksi
Aleksi
A great old factory area with a summer terrace for drinks, some street food and a thursday market. Sometimes gigs etc. Pizzala for great…
Laura
Laura
Former abattoir, nowadays a cool place where you can find restaurants, distillery, bar, café and often design or food markets (one night…