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Gaijin

Bulevardi 6, Helsinki 00120, Finland
+358 10 3229386
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (98 reviews)
“dim sum” (18 reviews)
“scallops” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Bulevardi 6, Helsinki 00120, Finland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

its a decent take on Japanese cuisine with a slight southern twist, had only 1 bowl of Chicken Noodle soup and it was excellent, worth trying...

Thank prashants17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had given my friend a dinner at Gaijin for her birthday. She is lactose-, gluten- and soy-intolerant so it can get tricky for her to get anything else but salad. But the staff were so nice and we got to try an amazing tasting...More

Thank 2008bf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended restaurant proposing excellent fusion Asian food (Japanese, Korean and Chinese). We had the menu which was delicious from A to Z. The restaurant is also famous for very good cocktails, so you should try a Gintendo before the dinner... Good central location, intimate...More

Thank Dalvo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is almost unbelievable: the level of quality of service and food here is amongst the very best in the world. The Chefs here rank high among their peers! Do not bother to order a la carte - take any of the six or more...More

Thank RickKempen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well, another amazing restaurant in Helsinki. The tasting menus are well matched to the wines and the selection is broad.... although there is rather less seafood and good quality sashimi than I expected. The menu changes from weekend to weekday and the longer tasting menus...More

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took the menu with nine courses. First I thought the size of each course was too small to fill me up but believe me, the menu is enough! A good experince although expensive, too.

Thank Kristel H
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This Korean, Chinese, Fusion restaurant was a nice surprise.The dishes were interesting, with the sauces being simply outstanding. My one problem is with the portion sizes. I ordered gyoza for 4 Euro intending to share, but to my surprise, there was only one. Other appetizers...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We had the seasonal tasting menu of seven dishes. The booking was made about week beforehand and restaurant handled the prior communication well. The food was good, some of the dishes even excellent. Gaijin is able to offer international tastes that are not widely available...More

Thank Katanen
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Ate dinner at Gaijin and had their 9 course tasting menu. The food was great, very tasty and nicely presented. The place is quite crowded, but plenty of staff so it does not translate into poor service. Rather pricey.

Thank Timmie B
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Extremely impressed with Gaijin! They accommodated our vegetarian and allergy needs graciously. Every dish was absolutely delicious. Service was excellent, ambiance was enjoyable.

Thank Lindsay S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 13:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 13:30
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 13:30
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 13:30
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bulevardi 6, Helsinki 00120, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 10 3229386
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