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€€ - €€€European, , Vegetarian Friendly
Aleksanterinkatu 22 | Aleksanterinkatu 22, 00170, Helsinki, Helsinki 00170, Finland
+358 9 74255588
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish soup” (21 reviews)
“arctic char” (17 reviews)
“blueberry pie” (12 reviews)
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European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Aleksanterinkatu 22 | Aleksanterinkatu 22, 00170, Helsinki, Helsinki 00170, Finland
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1 - 10 of 433 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic varied food and the service was first class from the minute we walked in until the moment we left! Well done

Thank Phil T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on the last night of a city break at the recommendation of our hotel. I must admit, that after reading the reviews on here we almost asked them to find us somewhere else but we are very glad that we didn’t. The decor...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As traditional Finnish as it gets, without being gimmicky. We had a great night out, and especially our foreign friends appreciate the old fashioned/ traditional settings. Food was lovely, but the best part was the friendly and professional staff. The "Suomi 100" wine was not...More

Thank EerikaRinne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went with two friends (as well as colleagues) to the restaurant. First when we asked if we could sit at one of the empty tables because no one greeted us at the door, we were told by a gentleman to “stand there and wait”....More

Thank Gabrielamcfok
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is just decent, portion small and prices are very high. The three reindeer meet slices with some potatoes and no vegetables for 38 Euros just makes you angry. Dont take the whole-set-menu with reindeer meet, starter and dessert (ice creams) for 80 Euro, is...More

Thank Adrian K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were group of twenty people. We had made our reservation few weeks ago. We had some allergies and special needs - for example vegan food which was explained well. It turned out that the menu for me, the vegan, contained mostly FISH. Starters were...More

Thank Ida V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the restaurant as part of a 'Taste of Helsinki' tour. The tour was not cheap at £100 per person so we were disappointed to be served a sharing platter with very small portions and to add insult to injury we did not get...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We opted for fish soup - yummy, and reindeer and lamb as main meals! Just what the doctor ordered on a wintery blustery day! Obviously busy and well worth it! Food delicious! Reasonable price, short menu! The bear was outside our price range though! Highly...More

Thank Johnrock100
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurants where the staff dress up in costumes are a warning sign, and Savotta is not an exception. The food is actually rather decent, but being served by women dressed up as peasants and where even the WiFi details arrive imprinted on a piece of...More

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended to us as a good restaurant for Finnish food. We were delighted with both the food and the service at Savotta. We had a starter consisting of an assortment of Finnish meats, fish, berries, cheese, and other delicacies. The waitress took...More

Thank JohnH94
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Response from Joseph M | Reviewed this property |
Just opposite to Helsinki Cathedral...if you are looking from Cathedral central door... look towards your left...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$85
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aleksanterinkatu 22 | Aleksanterinkatu 22, 00170, Helsinki, Helsinki 00170, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighbourhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 74255588
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