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Uudenmaankatu 9-11, Helsinki 00120, Finland
+358 9 22890840
16:00 - 23:00
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Espoo, Finland
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate 5 dish menu and that part was fine. Drinks were not. We are wine enthusiasts but not heavy drinkers and therefore asked if we can get just class of wine with the entree and the main food. Waitress told that there is no suitable open bottles. Our second question was that can we share (5 x) menu wines.... More 

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767liam, Manager at Demo, responded to this review

Uuno_turhapuro Thank you for your feedback about our service. We are sincerely apologetic that you feel the price of the beverage package was too much. Our prices are presented on our website, and our sommeliers put in a great deal of effort to find some unique wines that match the food and that you cannot purchase in the rest of... More 

Espoo, Finland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and service were quite nice, place is small and romantic. We had a small table for 2, which is ok. You cannot decide what you eat. You can decide only on how gig is your menu. Wine list was really good, but expencive.

Thank hanttus
767liam, Manager at Demo, responded to this review

Hanttus Thank you for your feedback on Tripadvisor. We are glad you enjoyed the food, service and romantic atmosphere of our restaurant. We will take into consideration about the pricing of our wines. We hope you visit us again in the future. Regards Restaurant Demo. More 

Level Contributor
62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a long overdue review considering I visited Helsinki late last year, but better late than never! I've actually read up on this restaurant on viamichelin prior to making a reservation. Having never tried Finnish food before, I was not entirely sure what to expect. However, I am pleased to say that I'm glad I made the reservation and... More 

Thank Immortalist
767liam, Manager at Demo, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor, and thank you recommending our restaurant to others. I am guessing by your review headline that you didn't enjoy Helsinki so much! Next time you are in Helsinki, please don't hesitate to revisit us, we would love to have you back. Regards Restaurant Demo More 

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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Food was perfect and with great matching wines. Well run place as service was friendly and came in good time. Recommend. One of the better places around

Thank Toby L
767liam, Manager at Demo, responded to this review

Toby Thank you for reviewing us on TripAdvisor, we really appreciate your kind words and recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in Helsinki. Regards Restaurant Demo. More 

London, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Visited on a busy Saturday night and I loved it. The food was exceptional - probably the best Michelin-starred restaurant in Helsinki while also being the most relaxed! The wine list had some really special bottles and the sommelier was very knowledgable. I really want to go back and have everything again...

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Management response:

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We are extremely happy you enjoyed your visit. We wish you a Very Merry Christmas, and we look forward to seeing you again in the New Year. Regards Restaurant Demo More 

Mulfingen, Germany
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114 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Upscale restaurant in the city. Advanced and contemporary interpretations of European cuisine with a local flavor. A visit will take some time. Expect to spend approx. 1.5-2 hours for a four course menu.

Thank GlobeTrotter_AIL
Management response:

Thank you for reviewing our restaurant on TripAdvisor. We hope that you come back and visit us in the New Year. Regards Restaurant Demo More 

Helsinki, Finland
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We had a romantic dinner at Demo. We ordered a set of 5 courses (if I remember correctly) and the food was nice. But food and service wasn't as nice as the bill indicated. I would say tht it is over priced and not worth if you are using your own money. Maybe with someone else paying?

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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

We ordered 8 course menu with the wine package. Usually they only have 7 course but now Demo had received tryffel and they offered extra course. The menu was good combination of different tastes which worked perfectly with the selected wines. The last course was amazing, it really melted into my mouth!

Thank Ella P
Liam F, Myyntipäällikkö at Demo, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our restaurant on TripAdvisor. Our menu will change a few times before Christmas, so please come back and see us before the Year is out. Many Thanks. Restaurant Demo. More 

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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, wonderful staff, romantic atmosphere, surprising dishes and overall a very pleasant experience. We had the 6 course menu together with the wine package. Cost was of course high but still worth it. (Except the glass of champagne as apperitive which cost 20€ and the tab water 9€...) They were also able to adjust to glutenfree and vegetarian diets.... More 

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Management response:

Thank you for reviewing us on TripAdvisor and for your kind words about our food, atmosphere and staff. Our menu is currently changing a lot at the moment and we hopefully look forward to seeing you again in the future. More 

Brussels, Belgium
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141 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Because this place was not far from my hotel i decided to give it a try . During my 9 course menu i encounter some interesting tastes and concepts .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$65 - US$107
European, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Uudenmaankatu 9-11, Helsinki 00120, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 22890840
Restaurant Demo's is a Michelin Star that offers a fine dining tasting menu's from 4 - 7 course. Restaurant Demo aims to achieve an ever evolving set menu will reinvigorate your taste buds for Scandinavian cuisine. This pushes and and gives to our chefs an opportunity to really express themselves to there full. Just like our chefs, our sommeliers work hard to perfectly match the wine with each course as well as building one of the best wine cellars in Finland.

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