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Scandinavian, European, Gluten Free Options
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Kalevankatu 3, Helsinki, Finland
11:30 - 01:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 01:00
Sat 16:00 - 01:00
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Helsinki, Finland
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old Finnish style interior , nice. Menu is Finnish style e with international touch? Would recommend for business and pleasure.

Thank kariolaviw
Tampere, Finland
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56 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Helsinki institution, definitely an institution. Used to be an artist hang-out, but nowadays more mainstream and a bit touristy, but still, recommendable. The place is beautiful and the location excellent (so many bars to hop in after the lunch or dinner or whatever...), the service always excellent, but never stiff. And what I really like about these Helsinki old... More 

Thank Sami H
Thornton le Moor, United Kingdom
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376 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was excellent and food was very good but value poor. The sauce with my reindeer fillet was strong and had really good flavour, the salted baked potatoes were interesting and overall it was an enjoyable dish. Pancakes and local preserves were also very pleasant. Overall an interesting restaurant with a character feel so worth a look. Even in the... More 

Thank Mikesalter
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Have tried a few different dishes lately and they are all great. Also the "newbie" pulled oats got tasty approval rating from friends. Will dine here every year 😁

Thank M_Helsinki
Helsinki, Finland
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Original and famous artist restaurant in good 'ol days style. Food is good, booze is better. Chill out and see famous Finnish artists.

Thank Mato R
Helsinki, Finland
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Kosmos is a classic restaurant. White table cloth ad in a way a pleasant reminder of the days past. This I say in a positive way. The food is top and the service is as always correct. Fortunately it has not changed. If walls could speak, this restaurant would have a lot to tell. Go, and enjoy.

Thank Philip L
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The milieu and the food - more than excellent! The service was extremely lousy! Nothing worked as it should have done. Unacceptable comments, forgetting our side orders, finally taking a far too looooong time to receive our note! Pity, I really would love to recommend this restaurant that started in 1920's but NO

Thank H R
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136 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

A busy Thursday evening. We were a group of four. Very good service excellent food. Especially sweetbread. Shall go again.

Thank Joni N
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

Together with my colleagues we had dinner in this restaurant. We had reindeer as the main course. This was absolutely fabulous! As aperitive we had a KosmosPolitan. Try this, a little strong but fits in this country. If you stay in Helsinki, try to book this restaurant, you will be surprised.

Thank Bert O
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely service. Good food. I had the Weiner schnitzel. Big portion accompanied by the best tasting mashed potatoes. My husband had the fish which was equally good. Mushroom soup starter was excellent as was my lobster bisque. Service was subtle but attentive. Never intrusive. Interior was old but that adds to the charm of a place that has so much... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Scandinavian, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalevankatu 3, Helsinki, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi

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