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Lapinlahdenkatu 12, Helsinki 00180, Finland
+358 9 6949446
17:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun 15:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 17:00 - 23:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Sat 15:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice sukiyaki, even though the beef could have been thinner. Sashimi and yakitori were good as well. Nice little place but a bit worn. Nice atmospere

Thank Jenna L
Helsinki, Finland
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best Sushi in town and the whole dinner was very good. Red bean ice cream as dessert was a great, try it! Seems to be popular and the place is small, so better book table beforehand.

Thank Martti56
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We came in the afternoon without a reservation on a weekend. Luckily we found some space. The food was very good, however the telephone at the bar was too loud and they god called a lot! Will come again!!

Thank Julia I
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We had great teriyaki salmon nigiri and yakiniku 😋😋😋😋😋 That was awesome good 👍👍👍👍🙏🏽. The waitress was very friendly and helpful 😊🙏🏽. Definitely come back again 👍👍👍👍😊

Thank Gade D
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

We went for a lunch with a few collegues and we came to the place about 11:30 and it was almost empty. W e orderd some Sushi and as a starter miso-soup. The soup was hot and good but the place was freezing cold. I dont know if they had forgot to turn up the heat or what but I... More 

Thank Kaj L
Helsinki, Finland
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Kabuki is a rather small Japanese restaurant on a quite street, decorated with anime posters. It has two Japanese style table and about 4 or 5 normal ones. In my opinion they have the best vegetarian sushis. The lunch option is also very good!

Thank Anastasia T
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

This oldest (according to our hotel) Japanaise restaurant in Helsinki has great food with reasonable prices! Not chic, but authentic and friendly small Place!

Thank sam w
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Really nice place also teppaniaki at the table. Good quality Japanese food. I have choosen the combination dish and a portion of mixed sashimi really good

Thank Steluigi
Lappeenranta, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Used to pop in here quite often nearly 2 decades ago and always enjoyed my stay. The place still looks the same, but something has changed. Food is ok. Pretty expensive for the quality though. It´ s the service that has changed radically since the former owner and founder Aki passed by. A great character that never left u cold...like... More 

Thank foodaddict2015
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I had visited Kabuki about 10 years ago and I had high expectations but these were only partially met. We ordered 4 dishes - Tonkatsu was the best of these as this was truly well prepared and tasty. There was also nothing wrong with the sashimi and sushi which was okay with one exception. The slightly grilled tuna turned out... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$21
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lapinlahdenkatu 12, Helsinki 00180, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 6949446

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