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Rataskaevu 3, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 646 4210
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Manila, Philippines
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42 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had four kinds of pancakes and we enjoyed every single one. It's true that you wont come out hungry here. The best one was the mushroom and cheese. We also had the salmon, chocolate, and traditional estonian flavored dessert.

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Thank Marv E
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Tallinn free walking tour guide recommended this place as good for tasty, cheap eating and she was right! The pancakes are absolutely huge and I can definitely recommend the mushroom and blue cheese one. Unless you have an enormous appetite would advise sharing! The interior is very basic and nothing to shout about and the waitresses aren't overly friendly... More 

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Thank stretmeister
Tallinn, Estonia
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kompressor is the not finest place by its design and external outlook but it's very popular and locals visit the place for years. Not much tourists there due to not very attractive facade of Kompressor pancake bar. Prices are very cheap for the old town and you will get a huge pancake for a 3-5 EUR. Enjoy!

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Thank Karina T
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat there twice both salty and sweet pancakes were excellent, they are big and the price starts with 4€ - 5,5€. I would recommend the mushroom one!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pancakes here are delicious, I can't rate them highly enough. The front of house staff are an unfortunate letdown to an otherwise must-eat place - we almost left at first because the person behind the till was so rude. At one point I was mocked for the way I spoke and the general vibe was that serving customers was... More 

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Thank rebeccalleith
London, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pancakes here are HUGE - and only about €5! We got the salami one and the chicken one - both great. We would definitely recommend - but the dishes are definitely meals and not an afternoon snack!

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Thank Sophia S
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As I heard is the main place to eat in Tallinn. So I wanted to try! I really liked because of big portions and low prices, but I was disappointed about staff, cause no one is in a hurry. But still, worth it!

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Thank Sandra D
Derby, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went in here late on shrove Tuesday, and were pleasantly surprised by very large, very varied pancakes from 4.60 to 5 euros each. The food was excellent, and brought out quickly. I couldn't have asked for better value. It was a lvoely little cafe bar, with a particularly modern student-feel to it.

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Thank Claire R
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pancakes here were good but nothing to write home about. There was a wide selection of fillings both sweet and savoury at about €5 a pancake. Some of the options were better than others however and the service and facilities were quite basic. If you are in the area looking for quick and cheap food go here but I... More 

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Thank Lanarkgal
Athens, Greece
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282 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pancakes are delicious, exactly as described by my friends - the best pancakes in Tallinn :) Just spare some time as the place is continuously packed and then the waiting time for your pancakes can stretch to 30-40min. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 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 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rataskaevu 3, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
  • Phone Number: +372 646 4210

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