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Ehrenstroemintie 3 A, Helsinki 00140, Finland
+358 45 1196631
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
4 Aug 2018
“Nice place with nice view”
15 Sep 2018
“Ok, not worth the hype”
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Ehrenstroemintie 3 A, Helsinki 00140, Finland
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

It's ok, especially when the weather is nice. Location is great and atmosphere as well as the staff who is friendly but crowded and very standard.

Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Hi, just wrote a review on Café Ursula, but it was meant to be on this place situated 5 minutes away, same road, in a better location, full sun and less crowded. A bit more expensive than Ursula, but fantastic views and more modern surroundings....More

Thank NavidS269
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

This is a nice bar/cafe with a nice view to the sea. Good thursday and friday afterwork offer on rose wine and sol beer.

Thank AnnaEsk
Reviewed 29 July 2018

On a hot sunny day all kinds of boats pass by this cafe next to the real Mattolaituri, a wooden deck to wash your carpets in seawater. This favourite Finnish summer passtime is still very much practised as you can see from the wet carpets...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Waiter served 7 customers then to inform ”we have just one queue” and left just before us...annoying

Thank jarkkokarjalainen
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

During a sunny day sit here for a while and have a coffee or glas of champagne embrace the moment , the view the people and you will never forget this moment.

Thank therock001
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I have always liked the place and service in Matto laituri, location and style could not be better. Today I had to witness that none of the 5-6 people behind the counter were not willing to help two elderly ladies moving with walkers to get...More

1  Thank Turo50
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Recommended to this place by my host as I stayed nearby. Great for watching the world go by over some food/snack/wine. As I was hungry, I ordered their BBQ pork ribs. Generous portion and fulfilling. But the best of this place gotta to be the...More

Thank CausalTraveller
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Mattolaituri in English means a platform to wash carpets. I proudly state that I have always been among the first males there as you see.

Thank ukkelo
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Right, it is located in one of the most beautiful places by the sea but 10 euros (9€90...) for 12cl (yes, 12 centilitres = equivalent to more than 60€ per 0.75 l bottle) of white wine and without service to table that's a bit exaggerated....More

1  Thank Jorge60
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Linda W
25 May 2016|
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Response from Pirjo A | Reviewed this property |
Usually they start at 11 am and be there until late evening depending on the weather
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ehrenstroemintie 3 A, Helsinki 00140, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 45 1196631
Terrace open in 2011 and located by the sea in Kaivopuisto Park. Coffee or champagne with beautiful views.
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