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) #254 of 1,208 Restaurants in Helsinki €€ - €€€ , European, Vegetarian Friendly
Vyoekatu 9, Helsinki 00160, Finland
+358 9 663139
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  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pelmeni” (3 reviews)
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Scandinavian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Vyoekatu 9, Helsinki 00160, Finland
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked here at the recommendation of our hotel and I'm glad we did! Small local restaurant tucked away near the water. Hostess/owner very nice and our food was great. I had the chèvre and bruschetta to start followed by the lamb dumplings. Dessert was ginger...More

Thank LisaNYU
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We dropped into the Wellamo because it was the closest place to where we were staying and we liked the look of the menu. We started with a bouillabaisse which was equal to the best we have had. We followed this with the steak which...More

Thank Margaret P
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife went there for dinner. Before that we went to 2 other typically Finnish restaurant and were very satisfied. But unfortunately this one was really horrible. I had a lamb filet with minttu sauce (some kind of local white alcool) and garlic...More

Thank Fabio P
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Nearly three years since last time, snowstorm that time and snow this time also, Helsinki in February is rather cool and white. To start with cucumber, smetana and honye, perfect - and with Marskens snapsch to even better, main course pelmener with lamb filling and...More

Thank Christer C
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We were only in Helsinki for one night on route home so wanted to find a restaurant fairly close to our hotel. Wellamo is a little way from the main tourist area,it seemed more residential. We had a great meal sampling the lamb, the pelmeni...More

Thank Rocacidi
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

A bit off the typical tourist tracks in Helsinki but worth the detour if you are looking for authentic flavours and atmosphere. Reasonably priced as well and with good service.

Thank Jari A
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Secluded little nice place, friendly staff, classic and traditional home cooked food. Reasonable prices. To try: vorschmack! Delicious desserts! And before or after lunch/ dinner you can walk around the island! Super cute!

Thank Jari R
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Old fashioned interiors, candles, paintings and few tables outside, this small restaurant is located in the beautiful Katajanokka district. A place like this is a rarity in Finland and throws you back in the old Helsinki. Also, I liked the food (home-made kitchen style) and...More

Thank Paola G
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Very nice small unique restaurant in the ecpensive helsinki. We ate 2 soup of fish awesome, one slamon and one beef main course . One dessert. Water and 2 glasses of wine for 80 euro . 40 each. Very noce atmosphere small place with lots...More

Thank ale b
Reviewed 6 November 2015

I've tested liver meals in five different restaurants during the last two weeks and Wellamo was the absolute rock bottom of all five. I visit the restaurant 3 to 5 times a year, because I like the atmosphere and until now the food has been...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Scandinavian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vyoekatu 9, Helsinki 00160, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighbourhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 663139
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