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Kaarna

) #147 of 1,208 Restaurants in Helsinki $$ - $$$ European, , Vegetarian Friendly
Mannerheimintie 20, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 10 7664550
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“flatbread” (11 reviews)
“wild boar” (8 reviews)
“elk steak” (3 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Mannerheimintie 20, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2017

I asked my friend to bring me to a restaurant where they serve Finnish food. The place was close to everything but unless you know someone who has been here, one will nevery know where it is. In order to gt in the restaurant you...More

Thank Leven P
HOKElantoRavintolat, Omistaja at Kaarna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Leven P, thank you for taking time and writing this review. I see you made really good choices with food to try out Finnish delicacies, made with Kaarna's classic receipes. Hope to see you again in Kaarna, we have many tasty options for you...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

It was so good that I went back again before leaving Finland! Great food, great service and great people. I personally loveeeeee the meatballs and salmon!More

Thank joandee
HOKElantoRavintolat, Omistaja at Kaarna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello joandee, good choice to come back, and thank you for this review. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your visit in Kaarna overall. I see you made great choices with food, as meatballs and salmon are truly our classic portions. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Great place and friendly service! Head chief Alvar is brilliant! Good reindeer with wild boar is especially good. Four persons were extremely satisfied. Keep going Alwar!

Thank FinnHelsinki
HOKElantoRavintolat, Omistaja at Kaarna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello FinnHelsinki, thank you for visiting Kaarna and for this nice review. Your regards will be forwarded to Alvar :) Hope to see you again in Kaarna to try out our other delicacies!

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff. Good food. Delicious and reasonably priced buffe lunch. The restaurant is often full so I recommend you make a table reservation. This is a restaurant for you who want to explore Finnish food culture.More

Thank Wheires
HOKElantoRavintolat, Omistaja at Kaarna, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hello Wheires, thank you for visiting Kaarna and taking time to write this nice review. Both our lunch buffet and a la carte menu are indeed good for getting familiar with Finnish food culture. I hope we see you again to try more of our...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The best place to taste Reindeer in Finland. Amazing food, very good selection of wines, and very good service quality. Overall a very good experience. It's been a week that I've been there and I'm still talking about the amazing taste of the Reindeer. 5...More

Thank Giorgos K
HOKElantoRavintolat, Omistaja at Kaarna, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hi Giorgos K, thank you for your nice review and visiting Kaarna. Reindeer is one of our specialties and we are proud to serve beautiful dishes made from this fine ingredient. We hope to see you again in Kaarna!

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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Nice service. The waiters are so kind with us , and give the great explication and advice for a wonderful brunch. The Association course and beer is perfect. Ruben & Tugce

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HOKElantoRavintolat, Omistaja at Kaarna, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Hi Ruben and Tugce, thank you for visiting us and taking time to riview us! I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed it and had a good time in Kaarna. Hope we see you again!

Reviewed 12 May 2017

The location is great: at the heart of the busiest Helsinki - and still the prices are okay. Pick a window seat and enjoy some serious people watching whilst you eat. The positive: - A very nice selection of food: something for everyone. Finnish specialties,...More

Thank lmsk2014
HOKElantoRavintolat, Omistaja at Kaarna, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Hello Imsk2014, thank you for you visit in Kaarna and giving us important feedback. We of course want to provide tasty and beautiful food every time. If there is any problem with the dishes, we are always happy to correct it immediately and make a...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

I came for lunch and chose from the A la carte list the Reindeer and wild boar. I had great expectations but it could have been better. The waitress was very polite and sevice all in all very good. The interior could need some updating,...More

1  Thank BestFoodAndWine
HOKElantoRavintolat, Omistaja at Kaarna, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Hi BestFoodAndWine, thank you for visiting and reviewing us. We are constantly doing devolepment with food and interior and it is really important to get this feedback, so we know where we need to improve. Hope to see you again in Kaarna!

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

When in Helsinki this is the place to eat the food is scrumious the location is on the edge of the city centre the staff friendly and proficient The restaurant was very busy but we were catered for within minutes of our arrival I would...More

Thank John M
HOKElantoRavintolat, Omistaja at Kaarna, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hello John M, thank you for visiting and reviewing us! I'm really glad to hear you had an enjoyable dinner in Kaarna. Happy customers make us happy too of, as we are doing our best to serve delicious food (accompanied by matching drinks) and great...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Came here as a group of 6 people spending about €50 each on a three course meal. Service was slow and decor did not feel unique and expensive enough to match their pricing. Waiter did not know how to pour beer from a bottle into...More

Thank Patrick N
HOKElantoRavintolat, Omistaja at Kaarna, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hello Patrick N, I'm sorry to hear you were not satisfied with your visit to Kaarna. Thank you for taking time and writing this review, feedback is always essential to us so we can improve our action. We certainly don't want our customers leave hungry,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mannerheimintie 20, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi
  • Phone Number: +358 10 7664550
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