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Ragu

€€€€European, ,
Ludviginkatu 3-5, Helsinki 00130, Finland
+358 9 596659
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (55 reviews)
“chef's menu” (15 reviews)
“polenta” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Central European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
Ludviginkatu 3-5, Helsinki 00130, Finland
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1 - 10 of 473 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having been to Helsinki many times we have our old favourite restaurants. But we decided to try a new one and we were not disappointed. We took the 5 course surprise menu and the only surprise was how varied and charasmatic the courses were. Combined...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect in any respect! Modern Scandinavian food with a twist. Superior Italians wine, which the waiter was able to perfectly match with the meals. And she did not chose from the most expensive end, thank you very much. Splendid service! Did I forget to say...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dag007
Ragucrew, Ragu Crew at Ragu, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your amazing review. We import most of our wines ourself and we want to have many choices in all of the price ranges. Really happy to hear your experience was a perfect ten. Thank you!

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We had the 5-course surprise menu (3 starter, one main course and one dessert) which was a great choice. Innovative use of ingredients and taste combinations, beautifully presented, professionally served. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 787CatharinaS
Ragucrew, Ragu Crew at Ragu, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your good review! We are happy to hear that our Ludari surprise menu was full of excellent food. :)

Reviewed 30 October 2018

What a restaurant !! Beautiful interior, interesting paintings and stylish decor. Very professional and friendly staff, they knew what they were doing. Great selection of breads, all home made. All the dishes we had were Super delicious. Nice to have a visit from the kitchen,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank suomi333
Ragucrew, Ragu Crew at Ragu, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for you beautiful review! Hopefully you will visit us again in the future!

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Because of the rain and blustery winds, we were practically blown in the door of this lovely, cozy restaurant. The interesting combination of Italian food using Nordic ingredients was surprisingly delicious and we truly enjoyed the warm and friendly service as well as the delicious...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank werhappy2travel
Ragucrew, Ragu Crew at Ragu, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for you kind review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed our food and service. :)

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Business diner on a Thursday evening. Very nice cozy restaurant. We had the menu including wine. Excellent food, so well prepared from really good raw incredients. From snacks, over starters to main course and desert: Damn good! Service was good, not excellent. Maybe a little...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jens U
Ragucrew, Ragu Crew at Ragu, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your good review. We happy to hear you liked our food. Hopefully you will visit us again in the future! :)

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We took surprise menu and was surprising good. Finnish appetizer with creamy sauce to put on nice bread followed by smoking salad with original taste. Stewed meat, probably slow cooked and perfect soft. Nice desert finished the 3 dishes in stylish resto. For us 3...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wouter D
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Each course was creative and delicious with very fresh ingredients. I've actually been here May 2015. Recently having had an amazing degustation, I was prompted to remember all the best meals I've had and Ragu at Helsinki popped into my head promptly. I heard that...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Jee K
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food, friendly attentive staff, interesting menu with challenging ingredients...would highly recommend. The ragu with polenta was delicious and the licorice based dessert was genius. First class.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pj236
Ragucrew, Ragu Crew at Ragu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for your excellent review! Our ragu with polenta is so good and really good for this fall weather. <3

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

I only write a review when it’s really good or really bad. And this restaurant is top notch. First time visitor but decided to go not for their fixed menu but the 4-course surprise menu which they assured me “had the freshest most seasonal products...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank KatiaDR
Ragucrew, Ragu Crew at Ragu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for your amazing review! We are happy to hear your evening was flawless. Hopefully we will see you again soon!

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Hólmfríður P
12 September 2016|
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Response from Pasi T | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they'll change the menu every quarter and the surprise menu can be taken with 3-4-5 courses.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$30
Cuisine
European, Central European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ludviginkatu 3-5, Helsinki 00130, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 9 596659
  • E-mail
Description
Ragu portraits the combination of our inspiration from clean and innovative Scandinavian Kitchen and our passion for italian culinary heritage. Expect something new, something old, customer-orientated and interesting.
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