We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Reserve a table

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

PRICE RANGE
US$12 - US$16
CUISINES
Pizza, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
View all details
meals, features, about
Reviews (216)
We perform checks on reviews
Tripadvisor’s approach to reviews
Before posting, each Tripadvisor review goes through an automated tracking system, which collects information, answering the following questions: how, what, where and when. If the system detects something that potentially contradicts our community guidelines, the review is not published.
When the system detects a problem, a review may be automatically rejected, sent to the reviewer for validation, or manually reviewed by our team of content specialists, who work 24/7 to maintain the quality of the reviews on our site.
Our team checks each review posted on the site disputed by our community as not meeting our community guidelines.
Learn more about our review moderation.
Filter reviews
137 results
Traveller rating
67
46
15
5
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
67
46
15
5
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pizza surf turf chorizo salad catfish pine nuts small restaurant nice service toppings crispy
Sort and selected filters
Sort FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 23 August 2022 via mobile

Very good pizza and salads. Very fresh Very good and nice service We didn’t wait The waitress was professional and very kind And good music ! I recommand this place

Date of visit: August 2022
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 8 August 2022 via mobile

Food was very good snd service excellent. Had a goats cheese pizza with pine nuts and strawberries. It was very good. Small restaurant with a couple of tables outside with blankets if it was chilly.

Date of visit: July 2022
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 25 April 2022

Visited in November 2021. The restaurant was nice and service was good and prompt. Pizzas were disappointing. Exceptionally thin and the toppings were concentrated to the middle meaning 2/3rds of the pizza had nothing on it. The menu is enticing but execution could be better.

Date of visit: November 2021
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 2 April 2022

Really poor service waited one hr for a pizza , ordered the New Yorker with only a few pieces of meat on it for 20euros expect much better , would think there are much better pizza restaurants in Helsinki

Date of visit: April 2022
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 21 January 2022 via mobile

It’s up there with very good pizzas I’ve had. I like thin based and the pizzas were extremely thin based and crispy. I had the crayfish/chorizo surf n turf option and it was very tasty. Nice hit of chilli too. Well worth a visit and...try the dark and stormy cocktail too. My husband also enjoyed his salami pizza too.More

Date of visit: January 2022
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 9 February 2020

My husband and I decided to try Skiffer after looking for budget friendly restaurants in Helsinki, and we were blown away by the quality of the food. Both of the pizzas we ordered were on a very thin base, and were absolutely delicious. The waiter...was also excellent - friendly, helpful and efficient. We are really glad we stumbled across Skiffer and would definitely recommend it for anyone looking for tasty pizzas with interesting toppings.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 4 November 2019

Stumbled across this place and gave it try. Definitely not disappointed! It's essentially a pizza place, with some salads and sides. Some of the pizzas are a bit, unusual, but go with it. I had a fish pizza, it was great! We had two different...pizzas between us, and a starter of bread and dip. Really impressed with the food and the service was excellent. The hot apple and gin drink they were pushing was lovely too, I really enjoyed it. The only bit I didn't love was the Skiffer ale, not my taste at all. But I guess that's just personal choice, definitely try this place.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 29 October 2019 via mobile

Only pizza restaurant that i have been to in Helsinki, but i am sure it is the best. Not the typical pizzas but original pizzas with a variety of toppings.

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 6 October 2019

Very unusual pizza combinations, but very tasty. Staff were very friendly and chilled/relaxed atmosphere. would have loved to have given a higher rating but the tables were quite dirty after other diners and we had to turn over our paper mats

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?2  
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 25 August 2019

My wife asked for a pizza meal - and we entered Skiffer. To our surprise they offered a åizza with trout and some vegetables and sauce on top. It tasted totally fantastic as this was the first time with a fisk - namely trout pizza....We loved the natural flavour and taste of this fantastic pizza. Completely recommendable at an affordable price for everybody.Super and nice service made this a perfect meal in Helsinki!---More

Date of visit: August 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 3 August 2019 via mobile

Have eaten pizza around town and this is the best. Went here last night as it is close to the hotel. Great pizza. Wife had a pizza with all veggies and lots of sauce. I had pepperoni. Really terrific. Best pizza we found on the...trip.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 29 July 2019 via mobile

Visited on a weekday afternoon. Really not crowded at all before 16, good vibes, nice service and very good thin crust (my fave) pizza, not overloaded with toppings. A tad expensive, but worth it. There’s a park across the street if you wish to enjoy...the pizza outside (the terrace only hosts about 4 people, due to its location) and they sell take away with nice wooden cutlery to go, just remember to ask.More

Date of visit: July 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 14 May 2019 via mobile

Cozy and small restaurant with very very tasty pizza! The crust is delicious! We tasted chevre- straberry and chorizo & shrimp both very good. Service was friendly and effifient.

Date of visit: May 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 26 April 2019 via mobile

Trying to find a best pizza in Helsinki. Ended up eating in Skiffer. Place was a bit difficult to find. Close to the center, But in quieter area. We were greeted friendly and even the place was quite full, there was place for us (we...didnt had a reservation). Ordered the ”meat” pizza. Crust was really thin and crisp. I liked it very much. Meat on my pizza was delicious, like slices of kassler steaks. Flavours were in my taste. Service was fast. I was hoping a bit more attention, But the place was full and waiters had their hands full. Anyways pizza was excellent, a bit different from normal selection of Finnish pizzas, that was What we were looking for. Quite expensive though. Enjoyed it. Good for customers looking a special gourmet pizza in Helsinki. (Signature beer was worth Tasting as well).More

Date of visit: April 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Reviewed 2 April 2019

After reading the reviews I have come to the conclusion that I visited on a bad day. A small restaurant with space for maybe 30 people I have pased by many times when it has been so full that I could not find a table,...so a popular place that leaves me with the conclusion that I was just unlucky. Because of its popularity I gave a score of 3, but for a long time concidering I feel that my score could easily have been a 2. When I arrived for lunch there were only 4 or 5 people inside, I ordered a pizza and waited about 15 minutes or so for the food to arrive. During this time the restaurant began to fill with smoke from something burning in the kitchen. At one point the smell got so bad that I felt that if it got any worse, I would have to go outside to get some fresh air. Shortly after the food arrived, the pizza was a very thin tomato and cheese pizza with a pile of salad on top. I found that I could only eat the middle of the pizza because the edge was burnt and I was unable to eat it, also there was too much salad and I had to leave some of that too. When it was time to leave there were other people arriving and the restaurant was filling up luckily for them the smoke smell had almost gone. A disappointing visit for me, I'll probably think twice before visiting again.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Klaus K Hotel
1,911 reviews
.13 km away
Hotel Rivoli Jardin
543 reviews
.17 km away
Easy Homes Bulevardi 12
13 reviews
.19 km away
Hotel Lilla Roberts
1,181 reviews
.20 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Ragu
912 reviews
.07 km away
Demo
307 reviews
.15 km away
Hills Dumplings
103 reviews
.14 km away
Cafe Bar No 9
704 reviews
.14 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
The Old Church Park (Vanha kirkkopuisto)
39 reviews
.17 km away
The Helsinki Fire Museum
11 reviews
.07 km away
Paivalehti Museum
11 reviews
.07 km away
Dianapuisto
8 reviews
.02 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
717DTillman
22 July 2015|
Answer
Response from Pyry K | Property representative |
Hi, Skiffer doesn´t have a gluten free pizza but we serve delicious gluten free salads.
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing

SKIFFER EROTTAJA, Helsinki - Menu, Prices & Restaurant Reviews - Tripadvisor

Frequently Asked Questions about Skiffer Erottaja

Yes, Skiffer Erottaja offers takeaway services.

Skiffer Erottaja is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5