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Hoku

Urho Kekkosen Katu 1 | Kamppi shopping center, 5th floor, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 40 1646160
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (35 reviews)
“salmon teriyaki” (24 reviews)
“bibimbap” (11 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
17:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Hawaiian, Japanese, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Urho Kekkosen Katu 1 | Kamppi shopping center, 5th floor, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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11 - 20 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 10 October 2017

Don't exactly know what all the hype is about. The food was okay and needed much deeper flavours - so nothing I would rave about. The staff was awkward and nonexistent. In short: Way waaay too overpriced for the quality of food and service that...More

Thank Marcus M
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I'd tried most of the dishes at Hoku. The portion was always big and full-filled stomach. The food was delicious, nice design and right temperature. My favorite restaurant!

Thank Heino T
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Finally I got to go Hoku restaurant. I have been eating there once before in the earlier place and the food was great there so my expectations were high. The food was great also this time I eat Bi Bim Bap and it was amazing....More

Thank Hanna M
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Hoku never let's you down! Perfect place for lunch and dinner is always a great option too. Flavours in the dishes are super tasty and portions are exactly right. Staff and service also excellent. Best seats next to the window/terrace, great for a date night!

Thank Mandana S
Reviewed 3 September 2017

A very popular place for lunch, the food is excellent and the prices are not too bad. Nice views from the window tables.

Thank AnnaEsk
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I loved this restaurant. Started from renovation of Kamppi I occasionally came to this restaurant. I had an important friend coming to Helsinki then I booked a table almost a month earlier. We arrived early and told our booking. A lady led us to the...More

Thank 297alfredl
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with friends at Hoku, the place is always full but luckily 5 of us were able to get in during the busy lunch hour, thank you to all the friendly staff. We had salmon teriyaki, siika nanbunzuke, kalua pork and tiger prawns. All...More

Thank Maricris G
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The main courses where great at this place and we were lucky with great window seats. The riesling was a success too. However service was slow and not too attentive and the appetisers and deserts were ok but nothing more. So all in all mixed...More

Thank Hagar08540
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I dined twice in Hoku last week. First I had Teriyaki salmon which was great and plenty of it. The portion was large but it still disappeared quickly as it was tasting great. So did also the accompanying salad. Being such a great experience I...More

Thank Jari K
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Visited with some friends whilst we visited beautiful Helsinki. Restaurant is on the 5th floor of a shopping centre. The whole floor is devoted to eateries with a rooftop terrace bar. All nicely laid out in a nice part of the city. We were sat...More

Thank Matt C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urho Kekkosen Katu 1 | Kamppi shopping center, 5th floor, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 40 1646160
Description
HOKU is a casual restaurant located in the Helsinki Kamppi district started by Ryan Shibuya. Ryan was born and raised in Hawaii and wanted to share some of the great foods from back home. Nothing fancy, just good food in a casual environment.
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