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Salve

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Kampinmalmi
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Hietalahdenranta 5 C, Helsinki 00180, Finland
+358 10 7664280
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 00:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Nishinomiya-shi, Hyogo, Japan
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

big side dishes, cozy inside restaurant, kind staffs. recommended! 1皿の量は結構あり、その大半を大きなピクルス、ポテトが占めています。 味はどれも美味しかったですが、子連れの場合2皿で十分、もしくはプラススープで十分かと思います。サラダバーは無料でついてきました。 店内は広く、横に直通で行けるスーパーがあり便利でした。 店員も優しかったです。

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Thank tatsu124
Fredericia, Denmark
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92 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there with three friends on a Saturday evening. We had made a reservation. When we arrived the table was not ready and we had to wait for 30 minutes to be seated. Meanwhile we could wait at the bar and were asked to have a look at the menu and order as soon as possible as the waiting time... More 

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Thank Lars B
Helsinki, Finland
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93 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some time ago Salve moved to a new location not far away from the old one were it had been for decades. It is now located just on the opposite side of the "marina". The interior and the menu has stayed the same. This is excellent! They have now gained some more space and due to this the service is... More 

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Thank sedelma
Sweden
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We had never tried Finish food before and this restaurant served traditional Finish fare to a good standard. It is not gourmet food and apart from the free salad bar starter, does not come with many fresh vegetables. We ordered a side disth with vegetables and it was very tasty. All four of us ordered different dishes and no one... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
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42 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I guess it's a good sign when there is an hour wait for a place (it was prime dinner time on a Friday), so we put our name in and had a few cocktails next door at Hemingway's before dinner. We started off with a classic salmon soup: tender, flaky fish in a buttery broth along with fresh dill. My... More 

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Thank Alma G
Hong Kong
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88 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We were recommended by our hotel for this nearby restaurant. It was pretty full on Saturday night. It took some time until we got served. It was our first dinner of our Scandinavian trip in September 2015. The waitress was nice to recommend some local dishes. We ordered the same local dish with meat and potatoes which was rich yet... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

My group of 18 raved about the atmosphere, the decor, the sevice from Jan and Max and the food. The restaurants was packed with locals which makes it clear why they will be moving to larger premises next week. We had a tasty salad as a starter followed by Baltic Herrings or Reindeer steak with cranberries. It was a great... More 

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Thank dixie192
Warsaw, Poland
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173 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The place don't look like much looks like someone had forgot to clean it for a while. After a while the ambiance is settling in as you feel like this place has been there forever. We hade the classical fish soup which was excellent and then I tried something not standard but please see the pics ☺

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Berlin, Germany
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Good food. Friendly staff. Best combo. This was suggested to me by a colleague. Had a Beer and the Grilled Salmon, it was cooked to perfection. The salad is on the house. The staff is very friendly and attentive.

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Suez, Egypt
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Salve is one of the oldest restaurants in Helsinki ,good atmosphere ,decent and nice stuff ,the restaurant provides a free salad buffet for the guests ,so you don't need to ask for a starters. For the main dish i recommend (Pan-fried perch ) dish ,for the soup you can take salmon soup ,and you won't regret for deserts you can... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hietalahdenranta 5 C, Helsinki 00180, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi
  • Phone Number: +358 10 7664280

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