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“Waiting for laundry ”
Review of Bear Park Cafe

Bear Park Cafe
Ranked #53 of 104 Coffee & Tea in Helsinki
Price range: US$7 - US$15
Cuisines: Cafe
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Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Takeout
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

I went here the other day and had a vet nice cup of coffee and a large fresh croissant. The owner very friendly and it has nice view over Bear park

Thank eyeballthedancinbear
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Reviewed 4 July 2015

Nothing special here, coffee, buns and people. But the place is magic, in the middle of Kallio, you can sit down and see world go by..

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3  Thank GlobalTraveller81
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Reviewed 25 May 2014

Yes we do have hot summer days in Helsinki, at least in Kallio, when asphalt gets sticky and the seagulls stop screaming. This is the place to be then. Bear Park Cafe has made a act of culture by keeping the old kiosk alive, they also have an indoor facility next to the laundry. Real cups (no paper) and table cloths make this more a cafe than a kiosk. Selection is small and varies, many products come from local producers (Avikainen bakery in Kallio, Helsingin jäätelötehdas ice-cream, small brand lemonades...) .

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1  Thank Elena S
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Reviewed 4 July 2013

Well, I never noticed it open in the winter, but then I wouldn't sit in the park in the cold.

It's a friendly eclectic place in the summer, reflecting the Bohemian character of the neighbourhood. Don't make a trip from the centre to come here, but if you're around, then the park and cafe are a nice retreat from traffic and noise.

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Thank 549JohnW
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Reviewed 23 October 2011

My wife and I visited Bear Park Cafe when we did laundry next door at Pesula Vic. After trying the abominably poor coffee at the hotel (Hilton Strand), we hoped that Bear Park would do better, and they did. While we would have liked stronger coffee, Bear Park served us quite good cappuccino in a friendly environment at a location not too far from the hotel. Finland is our 8th country in this trip, and Bear Park is only the second cafe that didn't make us regret spending the ridiculous price for cappuccino throughout Europe.

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1  Thank jbrainsberger
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