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Ludviginkatu10, Helsinki 00130, Finland
+358 10 4702100
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17:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Los Angeles, California
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had scallops and a tri tip steak here. The steak was alright, the scallops were excellent but seemed quite expensive to me ($9 per scallop). Oddly, the butter that they serve with the bread was unique and quite good. I would come here again but probably explore other places in the neighborhood before I did.

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Thank geoffbund
Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Grotesk offers a great steak restaurant and bar. We visited the bar only - great experience, great choice of cocktails and drinks. Seating and atmosphere is varied and has tables as well as lounge feeling.

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Thank Thomas G
London, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Basically a bunch of guys craving steak and were recommended this place. The place is unpretentious and in the summer has a very nice terrace (we are still in winter). There is a rather large bar section as well. The menu clearly has a selection of Premium Beef. You can order other non meat dishes (fish, veggie and pasta) but... More 

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Thank Shabbab K
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I ordered a Ultimate Grotesk combo (including 1 snack, 2 starters, 2 main dishes, 2 deserts) and waiting time between each food is about 20 - 30 minutes.

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Thank Minh Hoang V
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We had the tasting menu (€49) with wines (€26). When opting for this menu you are served whatever the chef feels like, which is nice because it saves you the trouble of choosing and it's quite fun to be surprised. Bread came with browned butter which was excellent. As starters we were served a delicious steak tartare and something that... More 

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Thank Esther D
Oslo, Norway
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109 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Had a three course meal and the food was great. Main course was steak and it was tasty and good. The drinks were also good. Very few people in the resturant when i was there, so the service was also very good.

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Thank Anders80
Helsinki, Finland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Meat was not served attractively. It was served on a single metal plate for all three of us who ordered meat. Also bearnaise sauce was finished, so we got some kind of chimichurri sauce instead, which was another dissappointment. Staff was just ok.

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Thank rebefi
London, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I was desperate for some quality steak expertly cooked on charcoal - and while in London you have multiple options for fine meat dining, the same can't be said for Helsinki. Luckily Grotesk is just round the corner and will reliably not disappoint. The meat is all carefully sourced - a combination of foreign and local beef is available -... More 

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Thank OAH_1982
Hong Kong, China
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122 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We read about this place before booking and the reviews were mostly positives especially about the meat and fries - and yes both are amazing. The only thing I would mention is service. We arrived and there was not one person to greet us, a couple of staff walked past but none acknowledged us. In the end we found the... More 

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Thank Phil H
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160 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

The food was ok-ish. It is supposed to be a steak restaurant.but the only way they prepare it is on the grill. The result is that it is properly cooked to be medium-rare, but Black&Blue is not possible. The side dishes were a bit boring and the atmosphere was fine but not special. I wouldn't go here again, given what... More 

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Thank JW S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$158
Cuisine
Steakhouse, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ludviginkatu10, Helsinki 00130, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 10 4702100

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