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Caverna Restaurant

Yliopistonkatu 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 50 5559325
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
“churrasco” (6 reviews)
“sushi” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, European, Asian, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Yliopistonkatu 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lunch buffee in Caverna is exceptional ! the variety of foods are unbelieveable; from sushi, asian, western, salat bar etc.... deserts... icecrems.. The quality and taste food is great! and also the set up of food is visually good. One of the best lunch buffees...More

Thank kimmo j v
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

of course, with this deep variety of lunch options, there is a bit of variation in the quality. nevertheless, freshly prepared food is coming from the kitchen in a steady flow. sushi really nice, pho nicely prepared, mains in abundance from all continents, dessert not...More

Thank bwoe
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We enjoyed here dinner on a Thursday with wok and Brazilian grill meats. Very good food and huge food variety with everything you would ever want to eat. Even the fuzziest eaters find here good food. Location central in a basement with international attentive staff....More

Thank henri_s
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Oh my god. Went here one evening and took us two days to recover. So much food- can't stop eating! Sushi, teppanyaki, salads, Mexican (theme of the week) and a lot of meats + sweets like cakes and ice cream. Even a chocolate fountain. My...More

Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I was amazed about their restaurant decoration. There were combination of sushi, Finnish and Asian stuffs there. However, food was extremely oily and bad.

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Excellent value ( for Finland) really good Japanes food. Sushi and teppanyaki first class. A really good way to try many styles of dining..

Thank merjp
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I had certain image about place based on the website, but truth was more pleasant. Restaurant was cozy and service was superior. Plenty of options to fill your stomach with delicious flavours. Price 38€ is reasonable as it includes non-alcoholic beverages. 4 persons with few...More

Thank Toni K
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We had lunch around 16:00, the buffet was awesome but the price was a bit too much 38.50€ per person. The sushi was amazing and also the sea food buffet was delicious. The staff were friendly and polite.

Thank Mani A
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Lunch was a buffet lunch. There was a great variety of food in the buffet. The chinese food was OK, but pizza was nothing special. This restaurant is a good choise for lunch with kids. There probably is something kids like.

Thank Rosonen
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

A nice clean all you can eat buffet for a reasonable price, approximately $15 per person including beverages. I felt there was something for everyone including various desserts and ice cream. Would recommend. Can be a little noisy with large groups of kids but that...More

Thank Nathan B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$59
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:45
Saturday
12:01 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yliopistonkatu 5, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 50 5559325
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Description
We are the cave of Helsinki. We offer an amazing lunch buffet from Monday to Friday with soft drinks and desserts included. Our main product is Caverna's dinner buffet with Brazilian Churrasco grill, Teppanyaki, Sushi, saladbar and much more. Dinner buffet is served Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 16:00 Saturdays from 12:00 to 22:00 and Sundays from 14:00. We have a'la carte every day. Come see us and our specialities. We are truly unique in Finland.
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