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Old Market Hall

Etelaranta | Along the South Harbor, Helsinki 00130, Finland
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Etelaranta | Along the South Harbor, Helsinki 00130, Finland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had no idea what was inside this building, we just walked in thinking it might be who knows what?? What a glorious surprise to see kiosk after kiosk of delicious and fascinating foods! Unique offerings to typical but, a beautiful presentation!

Thank herondoodle16
Reviewed 2 days ago

The building looks great and is right next to the docks, so easy to visit. Inside are stalls with a range of fresh and cooked food, however, it seemed much more expensive than the stalls at the docks, so maybe best for bad weather.

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 4 days ago

Full of atmosphere, worth a look at all the interesting produce particularly the seafood, plenty of places to eat in the old market

Thank Belinda A
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a good place for Finnish eats and crafts. Markets have meat, fish and other Finnish food products. Some craft vendors provide Finnish products. Located close to the central market so you can kill two birds with one stone. Wonderful place to have a...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited late in the day - closes at 1800. Most stalls packing up or closed. A couple of coffee places, meat and fish sellers, baker/bread and a few miscellaneous merchants. Likely a good place to get away if raining or cold and you are in...More

1  Thank sgoldtho
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bring your appetite to the market..... To die for soups and home made yummies... Take home fresh smoked salmon, blue cheese and fresh bread and veggies for dinner.....and don't forget dessert and Finnish chocolates.... All you foodies, go, go...and buy, buy, buy.....

1  Thank Jbt4525
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looked interesting was open during the day . Serving food and snacks as well as produce for sale . Shame not open in the evening could liven up a dull city

Thank Sylverway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Old Market Hall or Vanha Kauppahalli is a fantastic way to know the locals, their way of food, vegetation and meats. You walk into a hall full of varied aromatic smells and colourful sights. The vendors are warm and let you taste too! From...More

Thank TamsinIAhmed
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for Kitty's Milkshake Bar (amazing place) and were wowed by all the different eateries and options. We wish we had a bigger appetite to try all the amazing foods.

Thank mjm341
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Inside the market hall there is a wonderful restaurant called the story. They offer excellent breakfast. The eggs benedict are really nice. If the weather is nice you can sit at the port side with view to all cruiseships. The other stores are worth a...More

1  Thank 711silke
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Rich F
Is the old market hall with in walking distance of the cruise ship docks?
31 March 2017|
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Response from Barbora S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very close. Enjoy!!
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Bernardette B
I am traveling to Helsinki this December. Is this market open during December? Thank you
8 November 2016|
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Response from Ana L | Reviewed this property |
yes, absolutely!
What is the closest tram stop?
18 March 2016|
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Response from AriHelsinki | Reviewed this property |
Tram 2 which comes from Opera, Kamppi and Railway station. After Senate Square the second stop is named Eteläranta (0432)next to the Old Market Hall. Tram 1A stops also there but nr 2 is better for its central route. You can... More