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Urho Kekkosen katu 1 A, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 664047
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Kifisia, Greece
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Food - very good,Service - Excellent,Prices - expensive for the amount of food I propose this restaurant, is it in the center of Helsinki

Thank Thomas S
Helsinki Finland
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297 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Despite being situated in a shopping center, this restaurant is pretty cozy and nicely decorated. Also the food is good, sometimes ever very good! Prices on the high side.

Thank theblond
Helsinki, Finland
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34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We visited Minos with a small group of friends on a Saturday night. We were nicely welcomed and got a nice table. We ate different dishes, but we were all incredibly happy with our choices. The steak I ordered was probably the very best steak I've had in Helsinki or elsewhere. Potato gratin was also great. My friends shared a... More 

Thank Solja V
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Very unorganized, badly managed, expensive restaurant with bland food. No good things to say, central position maybe?

1 Thank Matsku S
Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Waited 5 minutes before someone acknowledged us at the door. Eventually got pointed to a table and waited again before a very rude and grumpy older man threw some menus on the table. He then proceeded to fight loudly with another member of staff. We waited another 5 minutes and eventually decided they didn't deserve our business. Very rude staff.... More 

1 Thank WanderlustSR
Espoo, Finland
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109 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here a few times. I like their food, it's quite tasty, but the service is very unfriendly.

1 Thank Jukka H
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74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I really love greek food and this place has genuine greek food. The music, waitresses, chef, decoration all is very greek. So if that is what you are looking for - you got it. Minus side is the price. I ordered vegetarian plate with 20 euros or so but did not get a lot. What I got tasted excellent and... More 

1 Thank Anne_Ilona
Helsinki, Finland
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Food were good, but not very good. Service were a bit impolite. We got kind of feeling that we were disturbing them... Place was busy, but still we we willing to have our lunch without hurry. Next time another place :)

1 Thank leenah416
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Service was nice. Food expensive and didnt taste much. We had seafood. I would skip and go somewhere else.

Thank Oscar B
Jyvaskyla, Finland
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has a nice location, it is located in Kamppi shopping center (close to the railway station), it is on the first floor (not the ground floor). I tried souvlaki, it was good. It was my first time when I ate souvlaki so I don't have anything to compare to, but I really liked it and the portion was... More 

Thank touristTiia

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Restaurant Details

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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urho Kekkosen katu 1 A, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 9 664047

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?