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Ravintola Perho

££ - £££European,
Mechelininkatu 7, Helsinki 00100, Finland
020 1180 810
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good69%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
25 Feb 2017
“Nice lunch or brunch”
7 Dec 2016
“Excellent service and simply tasty food”
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
European, Scandinavian
££ - £££
Mechelininkatu 7, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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11 - 20 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 11 June 2015

Perho is a part of restaurant school where the students cook the dishes and serve the meals. The food is of good quality with fish, meat, and vegetarian options available every day during the lunch time (N.B! The restaurant is closed for most of June)....More

Thank intonsus
Reviewed 3 June 2015

This place I have reviewed before, and it has become one of our all time favourites since here one can enjoy good inexpensive unpretentious food prepared by the students of the culinary arts. The menu differs from day to day, and one is presented with...More

1  Thank PeterHelsinki
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Perho is a place one really wants to recommend, despite its' flaws. We eat here about 4-5 times a year, and mostly the food is good. The service is always a bit clumsy in a charming way, but that's the whole point - these are...More

Thank koiruli
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Perho is a culinary school not far from the centre of Helsinki. Now and then we have a lunch there. Mostly, like this time, the lunch was excellent. We had fresh salad and cheese soup as starters. As the main course, the restaurant served really...More

Thank Juhani K
Reviewed 30 August 2014

The place is run by the students and that means that there's inevitable lot of variation in both service and quality of food. However, generally speaking the experience is good and especially considering the price (10 euros for the large buffet + coffee), the place...More

1  Thank Ville O
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Previously I have reviewed this Helsinki restaurant to bring to the attention of tripadvisor readers that they may find a place where they can get good food at bargain prices in an otherwise expensive city. One can hardly do better than this with soup, two...More

Thank PeterHelsinki
Reviewed 28 March 2014

Pretty decent food served by students from the school which leads to a charming inexperience and eagerness to learn. As a starter I had a salad with smoked salmon which was really nice and fresh and well dressed. For a main course I had mussels...More

Thank wijnands
Reviewed 2 March 2014

Volunteer of Plan organised a money raising lunch at Perho cabinets. About 50 people. Food was really well made, not guide Michelin *** but way above ABC. I liked all of it, three courses. Waiters are not seasoned pros, but they did their job well...More

Thank jari L
Reviewed 15 September 2013

Perho is my wife and my favourite restaurant in Helsinki. It is part of a restaurant school for students and much liked by the locals and tourists alike. Here you can enjoy a meal consisting of soup, usually a fish dish, a main course, and...More

Thank PeterHelsinki
Reviewed 4 July 2013

Perho is a restaurant where the staff is students practicing to be waiters, chefs etc. The prices are therefore very low compared to other places in Helsinki, but the food has always been excellent and the service is good. The menu changes with seasons, in...More

Thank Emilia L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$133
European, Scandinavian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mechelininkatu 7, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi
  • Phone Number: 020 1180 810
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