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Namaskaar

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Kampinmalmi
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Bulevardi 6A, Helsinki 00120, Finland
+358 9 62201155
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10:30 - 20:00
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Mon - Fri 10:30 - 20:00
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Seinajoki, Finland
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

My food looked like dogs vomit and the taste wasn't any better. I have eaten in railway stations Namaskaar and the food was really good there! This time I made the mustake and tried this terrible fake place. Would not recommend!

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Thank aamupala
Espoo, Finland
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

Some what tired Indian style kitchen. Some of the smaller "street kitchens" are better. 5-10 years ago Namaskaar had some spirit and attitude, but I'm not sure if I just had a bad day or is it already yesterdays news.

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Thank Jari T
Helsinki, Finland
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

Smelly place.. fake curry smell. Hate to even pass by! Was recommended by a friend, so tried the place, but would never recommend.

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Thank Kunalinfy
Longyearbyen, Norway
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2015

It was a New Years day and not many places were open so we just hopped in since we love Indian food. Butter chicken didn't taste like butter chicken at all. I learned Indian curry with much oil is not good and this one had much oil floating over. There are big chicken pieces but the curry itself is very... More 

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Thank azuringo
Helsinki, Finland
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138 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2014

I liked the food.I ate lamb of the day and it was really good. Chicken is also ok. You get good value for your money. Pretty cheap prices

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Thank Cityscramblers
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2014

Food was ok and service quick. I forgot my wallet but later when I came back to enquire, staff politely hand it over to me. Very honest, I must recommend.

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Thank Pawan440
Helsinki, Finland
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376 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2013

Namaskaar is one of the oldest Indian restaurants in Helsinki. It is not the cheapest one. I order always meat or vegeterian thali with naan bread. Lassi is also very good. I can warmly recommend this restaurant.

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1 Thank Eero N
arizona
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2012

AKA "India Express." Good value in the central train station. Quick and clean. Staff and menu in english. Nan is fresh prepared, but seems a little "lighter" in texture than in similar restaurants in London or NYC.

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1 Thank razzinaz
Helsinki, Finland
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62 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2012

If you are coming from the UK for example you will be very disappointed with the quality of Indian food in Helsinki. The food is underspiced, for the Finnish taste, and there are no free popadoms. Due to the under spicing everything tends to taste the same however in an average world there are worst options than this in Helsinki.

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1 Thank dansdreamworld
Turku, Finland
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58 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2012

Lunch at this restaurant was ok. The service was very fast and the food was ok, taking into consideration that it wasn't expensive.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bulevardi 6A, Helsinki 00120, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Kampinmalmi
  • Neighbourhood: Kampinmalmi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 62201155

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?