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Scandinavian, European, Gluten Free Options
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Kalevankatu 3, Helsinki, Finland
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 01:00
Sat 16:00 - 01:00
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 11 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
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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130 reviews
119 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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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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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43 reviews
28 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 

Thank Taylordiva
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32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

I love food. I love all things around food. Friends, wine, time and memories. I had recently another dinner at Kosmos. Its a special place. Full of atmosphere.., and most of the time full of people. Cant imagine a better ambiance. It was 3 of us, and we all took different things.... delicious and beautiful plates. I could have stayed... More 

Thank GoZanzibar
London, United Kingdom
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399 reviews
321 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Taken here by clients and the choice was good. Service was warm, friendly and attentive throughout and the menu was very 'Finnish' with lots of mackerel and reindeer. The wine list was expensive but there were some good options. Clearly very popular as the place was packed and it was a Monday evening. A good experience

Thank Peter T
Helsinki, Finland
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is THE restaurant if you want to be an intellectual in Helsinki. At least it used to be, when we used to have intellectuals. Food is classic, great and you can sense the feeling of older , personal waiters and clients.

Thank Piippo

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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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?