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Kantipur

#152 of 1,134 Restaurants in Helsinki
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Kampinmalmi
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Loennrotinkatu 25, Helsinki 00180, Finland
+358 9 6940266
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Helsinki, Finland
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Food was great, Nepalise standard. Very polite and friendly service. Only the dessert in our menu was a disappoinment; cool and icy jelly cubes tasting cinnamon. But the local desserts are like that, very different from Finnish sweet ones. Customers visiting the Theatre close to this restaurant got some small discount also.

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Thank RiikkaTN
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Very good place, I recommend! Nothing to complain about, good service, good food and a tiny but cozy place! My first time in a nepalese restaurant, ordered tandoori chicken which was really tasty and it came fast. Definitely going there again!

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Thank Christel V
Siilinjarvi, Finland
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We had very good dinner at Kantipur! We had no reservation and there were plenty of room, makes us to hesitate, is this right place. Our choice was Menu B. First we had salad with meat and spicy sauce, mint+tomato and yogurth sauce. Delicious! Then vegetable roll, which was VERY good and spicy lamb, YES! And nan bread!!! Indian lager... More 

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Thank RP-Sport
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We love North Indian food and eat often. We expected Nepalese to be close. However, every dish had the same taste of tomato and chili. We asked for medium spicy but got food that had way too much chilli in it but not many other spices. Indian food is rich in taste, but this was not - only chilli and... More 

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Thank Avtar J
Copenhagen, Denmark
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Super friendly service, and the best nepalese / indian curry we had since a while! Great choice also for vegetarians. Curries came with basmati rice, raita and naan bread included in the price, free tap water, excellent milk tea ... all in all a fantastic meal for a vey reasonable prices. If we lived in Helsinki we would be regular... More 

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Thank Franjul
Canberra
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195 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Delicious food, beautiful decoration, calm atmosphere. The service was excellent. We ordered 2 dishes that came with bread and rice. Bothe the lamb tandoori and the chicken were very tasty, excellent sauce. Two serves more than adequate. We could not finish the dishes

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Thank DoctorG44
Regensburg, Germany
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90 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Camed in 45 minutes before closing but we were nicely escorted to a table and had some delicious dishes: cheese with vegetables, lam and rind. The cocktails are highly recommended!

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1 Thank Tuturas L
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

This is about 5-10 mins from the city center. Food is good but for an average person, the portion size is just about more than what I can normally manage to eat. The Nepalese/Indian soft music adds to the rich experience of dining here.

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Thank Asit S
Los Angeles, California
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82 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

Yes, some people may be a little stunned to opt for a Nepalese restaurant while in Helsinki, but you really have to check this place out. The curry was spicy and amazing! and the bottle of champagne we had along with it was also delicious as well. The place quickly filled up, a sure sign of how delicious this restaurant... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

We came in on a Sunday night and by 830 the restaurant was packed and delivery personnel were coming and going like crazy. The dishes were quite similar to Indian dishes and just as delish. The shrimp curry was amazing as were the parathas. It is located in a nice part of Helsinki and away from the Esplanade area. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$29
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 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 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loennrotinkatu 25, Helsinki 00180, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 6940266
Description
Welcome to Nepalese Restaurant Kantipur.....the exquisite cuisine from the country of Himalayas.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?